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Kings Mountain, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 September 2011

Maureen is a sweet Hostess. Our room was cozy and clean. Very good Irish breakfast and porridge. Helpful when we needed to find a place to have laundry done.

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Bologna, Italy
Reviewed 20 September 2011

The finest thing of our stay here was the great kindness of Maureen, the owner of the B&B. The B&B position is very great, it is near Salthill beaches, with wonderful views of the sunset on Galway Bay, and not so far to the city centre. Our room was very fine and bright with tea and coffea facility to start...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2011

Good location, nice room and very helpful landlady. Nice breakfasts too.

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 12 June 2011

We spent three nights at the Dormers in Salthill. We were initially worried about being outside of Galway proper, but this worked out perfectly. We were no more than a 12-minute walk from Galway (with free parking) and were also able to explore Salthill a bit. Breakfasts were fabulous and the room was spotless.

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 17 July 2010

We stayed 2 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our time at the Dormers. Situated a short walk from the bay, it is in an ideal location. We were able to spend time in both Salthill and the Claddagh, both very interesting to visit. Our hostess was very helpful, but allowed us our privacy, and the rooms were spotless and we had...

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Milan
Reviewed 25 October 2009

A cosy B&B ten minutes' walk from downtowny Galway, conveniently close to Salthill seaside resort (easy to reach on foot). Each room has its own colour and bedclothes are matching. Ms. Tarpey is very nice and her husband will make your stay more colourful thanks to his funny tales of his working experience in the Middle East. Strongly reccomended!

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Thank Angela1974Milan
Indianapolis, IN
Reviewed 18 October 2009

Overall, a very nice bed & breakfast - great breakfast every morning, clean and comfortable rooms and a great location. No phones in the rooms and no internet. Our only comment - the owner, while nice enough to us, did not make us feel terribly welcome.

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Indiana
Reviewed 19 September 2009

Great location - excellent service - Maureen is so sweet , helpful, and a great cook! Hope to return in 2010

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California
Reviewed 12 August 2009

Older place run by an older woman who is super. Walk to the water and walk to the Galway pedestrian area, so the location is perfect. Great breakfast and good parking

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Address: The Dormers Whitestrand Road | Lower Salthill, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Number of rooms: 6
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“I suggest to book rooms with the window near the coast :)”
 of 5 bubbles alessandraciccolini, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Dont ! There are other choices nearby in the Sandhills area,”
 of 5 bubbles GarryAU, 26 May 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a ground floor room”
 of 5 bubbles shazzer, 10 Jul 2012 | Read review
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