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Ard Mhara Lodge B&B

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

To be avoided!!!!!! The owner Evelyn tried to charge us €200 extra on arrival. When we said we weren't paying it she told us to leave. We gave her €500 deposit and she said we will get it back maybe a week after our stay.... She was the rudest person I ever came across! We demanded our deposit back and...

7Thank Christina R
Reviewed 16 December 2014

Our bad experience began when attempting to book, an unnecessarily long thread of e-mails had to be responded to as we had to pay by cash transfer as Evelyn would not accept credit card. After all this was sorted, as group we decided to try and make the most of it. Upon arrival, Evelyn was friendly, welcoming and gave us...

21Thank James H
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 6 March 2013

I have been renting a room in Ard Mhara Lodge for the past 2 months and so far it has been a very good, original and brilliant Irish experience. The owner, Evelyn, is a lovely and enthusiastic lady, always up for a laugh and a good chat. If you want to know about Galway, Oranmore and the Irish culture this...

2Thank fabiotrips75
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Reviewed 8 November 2012

My two friends and I stayed here for a few days on a trip around Ireland and we had a fantastic time. Evelyn was fantastic, and our room was cozy and just right for us. And the water pressure in the shower was amazing! Our (my) favorite part was breakfast, though. Absolutely delicious. It's a good thing we only stayed...

1Thank Christina M
New York City, New York
Reviewed 24 July 2012

When I first arrived at the Ard Mhara Lodge and was greeted by Evelyn, I was amazed how enthusiastic and welcoming she was. She went out of her way to make sure we enjoyed our weekend stay, and really made me feel like family. She made a full Irish breakfast for us one morning which was absolutely fantastic, and was...

1Thank Erik N
Reviewed 16 July 2012

I arrived at Ard Mhara Lodge on a Friday afternoon, I was greeted with a friendly face and immediately felt at home. The owner of the B&B, Evelyn, was so professional and was so friendly at the same time. She was great fun and was so accomodating with all my requests. We were shown to our room which was beautifully...

1Thank Staryeyedgirl
New City, New York, United States
Reviewed 7 July 2012

I stayed in this B&B for two nights with three other people and it was more than we could ever have hoped for. We booked online the day we would be checking in. We ended up paying 25 Euro per person per night, a total of 200 Euro. The owner, Evelyn, couldn't have been more accommodating. There was plenty of...

1Thank Caitlin K
Reviewed 6 June 2012

we stayed 1 night here and enjoyed it very much! Very nice House and a lovely prepared room. Thank you!

Thank Guinnessurml
Reviewed 10 April 2012

from we arrived till we left it was 1st class the food was fantastic, evelyn(the owner) even babysat our 9 week old daughter till we went out .. cosy beds and rooms very spacious, no noise at all . lovely area.. and great walks.. we cant wait to return

1Thank mandy2k7
Amman, Jordan
Reviewed 3 January 2012

I wouldn't have given an accurate review for a one-night or two-night stay in that B&B, because I was deceived at first. But staying for 5 weeks made me realize the true face behind the mask, as I was treated in a horrible way. At one point, I was obliged to move from my room to another extremely terrible one...

7Thank Ahmad T
evelynkilloran, Owner at Ard Mhara Lodge B&B, responded to this review

Dear Ahmad, thank you for your review which has shocked and disappointed me. With over 20 years experience and hard earned reputation in the hospitality business I have never deceived or not made good on any promises. In fact, it goes against everything that I stand for and it hurts me to read your comments which I take serious issue...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ard Mhara Lodge is a family run B&B located in Oranmore. It is within a five minute walk to the lovely village of Oranmore and is conveniently located for day trips to the Burren, Connemara, and the Cliffs of Moher. A warm Irish welcome awaits all out visitors with a choice of comfortable and spacious en suite guest rooms. Complimentary Parking , Wi- Fi and Breakfast are included in our rates. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Oranmore. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ard Mhara Lodge B&B

Address: Ard Mhara Lodge Maree Road, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway > Oranmore
Price Range: ₹ 3,638 - ₹ 7,276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Ard Mhara Lodge B&B Oranmore, County Galway
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“Instead of worrying about traffic and parking in Galway City, Ard Mhara Lodge had a large forecourt to park the car. From there, it's a short ride in to town”
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