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Mountain View Guesthouse

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Aughnanure, Oughterard Ireland
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#3 of 27 B&Bs / Inns in Oughterard
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Mountain View is a family run 4* Guesthouse set in an idyllic location at the start of Connemara and just 20 minute drive to Galway City. All our rooms are en-suite and each decorated to a very high standard. Facilities include TV, Direct dial telephone, Hair Dryer, Tea/Coffee making facilities and Free Wi-Fi.
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Cathy v wrote a review Nov 2019
18 contributions55 helpful votes
We stayed here for one night while traveling through the area. Rooms were clean, tea service in room, free Wi-Fi, location quiet, and price was right. Mountain View checked all the required boxes for a one night stay and we would have been happy if the list ended there. But there was a bonus, Patricia! Patricia is an excellent host and made us feel very welcome in her home. She was interested in where we had been and where we were going, offered helpful hints for our travels, provided driving times between destinations, etc. In the morning she served an excellent hot cooked breakfast and helped us get back on our way. Wish we could have stayed longer. Thank you Patricia for the warm welcome.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Jarred LaCroix Brown wrote a review Oct 2019
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My wife and I recently stayed here, and oh my goodness!! The place is great fun and the hosts are so accommodating. The helped with bussing and even got us back to town today so we could catch the bus. We will be recommending the Guesthouse to anyone who may ask about Oughterard. And the Irish breakfast was one of the best we have had on our entire stay. We couldn’t be happier with our choice to stay here with beautiful scenery in abundance and town being a short 1.5km walk you will never be without something to do.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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astroarchitect wrote a review Oct 2019
Long Island, New York285 contributions120 helpful votes
I consider myself a pretty good navigator, but armed with a map and a GPS, it took us a while to find the Mountain View Guesthouse. The problem with finding it (as with a number of other places) was the fact that many addresses in Ireland lack a street number. Our GPS was not old but had no way of plugging in coordinates for latitude and longitude. Asking local residents gave us a number of different directions and luckily we happened upon one woman who knew the Guesthouse well and directed us correctly. Trisha was a wonderful hostess, providing us with a very quiet, clean, comfortable and out of the way room, a delicious breakfast and a warm and welcoming dining area where we ended up trading travel stories with some of the other residents. Nicely located about twenty minutes out of Galway it was the perfect place to stay in a quiet, rural setting. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Jared W wrote a review Oct 2019
Baltimore, Maryland9 contributions2 helpful votes
After a long day biking around Inis Mor we made our way to the Mountain View Guesthouse. Patricia was so very welcoming and gave a fantastic recommendation for dinner at Powers. The accommodations were the best that we have stayed in for an Irish B&B. The full Irish Breakfast hit the spot the next morning! If we ever come back to western Ireland, we would definitely stay here again.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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BC1 wrote a review Oct 2019
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Great place for exploring west Ireland. Very affordable. Clean room with private full bathroom. Patricia is a great host! Delicious breakfast cooked to order included with stay. Perfect getaway for a couple!
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Date of stay: September 2019
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US$81 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IrelandWestern IrelandProvince of ConnachtCounty GalwayOughterard
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Mountain View Guesthouse
Which popular attractions are close to Mountain View Guesthouse?
Nearby attractions include Glengowla Mines (6.2 km), Brigit's Garden & Cafe (5.4 km), and Aughnanure Castle (0.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Mountain View Guesthouse?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Mountain View Guesthouse?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Mountain View Guesthouse?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Mountain View Guesthouse?
Conveniently located restaurants include Connemara Greenway Café & Restaurant, Hallorans restaurant, and Powers Thatched Bar & Restaurant.
Are there any historical sites close to Mountain View Guesthouse?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Aughnanure Castle (0.7 km).
Does Mountain View Guesthouse have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.