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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It looks fairly ordinary from the outside, but Skelly's is a real gem. They are in the midst of upgrading the B&B part, and my room was exceptionally large for an Irish B&B, with a large bed and good bathroom. Better yet, downstairs is a great Irish pub with a peat fire, and the dining room is quite nice, with... More 

Thank Dave W
Beirut, Lebanon
1 review
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I stayed with my wife at Skelly's Guesthouse nestled away behind the Off Licence and Bar in Ballymahon on the 12/13 Aug 2016. The welcome we received from Pat the owner and his friendly staff was second to none. It made me feel proud to be Irish. The double room and bathroom were plush and extremely comfortable. There is a... More 

Thank hmetni
Naas, Ireland
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

When you pull up outsides skellys you think quaint pub but insides its a bar restaurant and guesthouse. The staff couldnt be nicer very friendly. Checked into the room fine queen size bed and a single bed too great for a small family. Headed to the bar for a few vinos and dinner, both were fab and great value. headed... More 

Thank Lisa D
Limerick, Ireland
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

All I can say about skellys is the food is amazing, nice warm welcoming atmosphere, really friendly staff. The steak is amazing. I like medium rare and often been to other restaurants where I would not get the steak exactly medium rare. In Skellys it was amazing spot on. We travel up and down the country on business and pass... More 

Thank mary17102016
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We didn't spend much time in the bar as we where here for a party elsewhere but when we arrived we where given a warm welcome and shown everything. Room was very clean, quite and the full Irish breakfast went down great! Highly recommend Skelly's if you are in the area

Thank Donnelly307
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30 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Skellys is a complete gem of a place. From the moment we arrived, nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were excellent, including a family room. Very comfortable beds, free wifi, great showers. We ate in the bar a number of times, the menu has excellent meat and fish, with a good variety of choices. My sister, a vegerarian, is... More 

Thank nicolamDublin
Cowes, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

As a group of 7 we booked in advance but a delayed flight meant we had to change our plans. A quick phone call and this was no problem for Skelly's and they changed the booking. When we did visit we'd asked for several twin rooms but as they couldn't accommodate this they gave every one a single room -... More 

1 Thank Phil2480
County Wicklow, Ireland
1 review
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

I stayed in Skellys for the last two weeks in September when I was working in Ballymahon and all I can say is its a great spot. From start to finish I was looked after by an absolute gentleman called Seamus and couldnt have asked for more. The rooms were spotless and spacious (I was in room 1 the first... More 

1 Thank ChewieBacca
Galway, Ireland
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

We celebrated a birthday party at Skelly's during the weekend and spent amazing time at Skelly's. Pat and other team members are simply amazing. They were all very helpful, chatty and great hosts. The pub is definitely an experience which you should not miss out if you are in Midlands.It carries many stories and family traditions which is not easy... More 

1 Thank Tanja K
Galway, Ireland
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

A group of us booked into Skelly's to celebrate a special birthday with dinner and an overnight stay. We were given a very warm welcome and Pat and the staff gave us a wonderful time with a very personal touch. The dinner was excellent, we were given our own private dining room, and the staff were very attentive and personable.... More 

1 Thank Philly E

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Skelly's Guesthouse

Address: Main Street, Ballymahon, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Longford > Ballymahon
Price Range: ₹ 6,341 - ₹ 6,750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“My room was right in front but still very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveW643, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room number 3 is tops for quietness”
 of 5 bubbles hmetni, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is a lovely family room !”
 of 5 bubbles nicolamDublin, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 is the best but the others come a close second”
 of 5 bubbles ChewieBacca, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Book in advance.”
 of 5 bubbles LiamM781, 28 Apr 2012 | Read review
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