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Tallaght, Ireland
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Lovely, clean b&b, run by a very friendly couple. Breakfast is so fresh , with a super selection of various choices... traditional Irish fry, porridge, smoothies, fruit cocktail etc.. tea and coffee anytime you like. Rooms are always spotless, beds are very comfortable, Toiletries provided. Close to Galway City. Highly recommended , great value for money.

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Forli, Italy
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in this B&B! The room was big, very comfortable and nice! The bed was good, the bathroom small but there was all the necessary. The owners are nice and kind! I really appreciated the home made breakfast: the first morning we had pankecakes with cream, maple syrup and fresh fruit, the second morning eggs, bacon and...

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Harrow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Excellent breakfast - fresh, with fresh fruit salad. Friendly couple who appreciates star gazing. Very clean and spotless place - essential to my wife. The 3 bed bedroom was just adequate - with comfy pillows etc. Free drinking water too.

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2016

My husband and I spent three nights at the Almara House in September and we wished we could have stayed longer. Loved this city so much, but our stay at the Almara played a big part as well. Marie and Matt were such lovely hosts - so welcoming and always greeting you with big smiles. We arrived early on our...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We had a comfortable bed in a clean, nicely decorated room and the owners, Matt and Mari, were kind enough to let us check in 30 minutes early. The room itself was small and while there was an armoire in the room for hanging clothes, there was no place to put our folded clothes. The bathroom was also small and...

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Williamston, United States
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The choice of Almara House B&B for a stay in Galway turned out to be perfect. This B&B is located in the outskirts of Galway, easy to find and drive to. It is very convenient to downtown, there is a bus stop just right out front or a taxi into downtown is only 10 Euros. We had already booked a...

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Thank Kathy J
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is the first review I've ever left on Trip Advisor. That's how much I loved these people. This couple was amazing! Such a great local experience, very comfortable, great breakfast! Matt went above and beyond, he saw that my friends and I were about to go wait for the bus to go into town, and he insisted on driving...

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Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I flew from Iceland to Dublin, then drove straight from Dublin to Galway and checked into the Almara House for the night. It was a welcoming and cozy stay. It was only a 5-10 minute drive with traffic to downtown Galway. The room was very clean with a nice bathroom. They had the best selection of tea...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Almara is a real gem of a B&B. The breakfasts is good and the little touches make this place stand out.Our host was helpful and accommodating when we asked for tips of where to eat, We really felt the place was great value. Most important things for us were ticked: Clean, comfortable and friendly. Would recommend Almara House for a...

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london
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We have as a family stayed in many guest houses but only one more than once. In fact we have stayed at Almara House on many occasions and will do so again when ever we visit Galway there is only one choice of a place to stay . Almara House in our opinion is the number ONE guest house, Matt...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is an elegant AA 4 star family residence. Guide du Routard, National Geographic, Arthur Frommers, and The Italian Touring Guide recommended. Contemporary Rooms with complimentary WI-FI, Fridge, Hospitality Tray, Mineral Water, Hairdryer and choice from our Extensive Breakfast Menu. Located in the city suburbs just 5 minutes drive from the City Centre. Tours to The Cliffs of Moher and Connemara can be organized and you are collected from our Home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Almara House

Address: Almara House 2 Merlin Park Merlin Gate | Dublin Road, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range: ₹ 5,560 - ₹ 11,677 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Almara House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“friendly affordable stay in Galway”
lgrimes92, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room next to the main road may get some occasional road noise”
Globetourist, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent.”
kevin1956London, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay out of the loft rooms!”
Helenj00, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Triple occupancy is on the third floor, if you don't mind stairs its great.”
tammysH4134BN, 21 May 2016 | Read review
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