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    Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

    Ballinafad | Connemara, Recess, Ireland
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (1160)
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          Dining (189)
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          • Excellent78%
          • Very good15%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “the pub” (232 reviews)
          “fly fishing” (69 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Wow..what a place. Beautiful grounds...flora..fauna..a river runs through it. You can fly fish for trout or salmon..walk the gorgeous grounds..there was a horse and a pony. The service is superb. The workers are so nice...so attentive to your needs..this is the place that others should...More

          Thank davidphelps12
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          It's sooo romantic and the scenery is spectacular. Ballynahinch Castle is in the middle of some of the most beautiful landscapes on earth. Just driving around Connemara is a feast for the eyes. Often we stop at Ballynahinch for lunch because we love this part...More

          2  Thank Roisin S
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Stayed here with my wife last weekend. Its more of a manor house than a castle. Checked in at 3 pm and our room was not ready. Reception took our bags and told us to have a seat and they would notify when ready. At...More

          Thank MikeLough
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We were touring Ireland and spent one night at Ballynahinch. The grounds are wonderful and we enjoyed using the walking trails. It was very peaceful and the highlight of our stay. The room was older but very clean. The view from the room was amazing....More

          Thank Janice K
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Property is surrounded in a beautiful setting including flowing rivers,lakes and numerous hiking trails that you can explore,which we did. The staff were friendly and eager to please. Bathroom was spacious and the amenities were lovely,the bed was very comfortable. We ate dinner in the...More

          Thank Mary P
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Room Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Conference Facilities
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 212 - US$ 1,719 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 48
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          • County Galway >
          • Recess
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          Traveller (1160)
          Room & Suite (366)
          Dining (189)
          Pool & Beach (25)
          Hotel & Grounds (950)
          Bathroom (45)
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          petern84
          We are booked for Thursday, April 20th. What would you recommend for a spot with good trad music that evening? Or do you have that a Ballynahinch itself
          10 March 2017|
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          Response from POFlahertyGM | Property representative |
          Hi Peter, We only have live music in the Fisherman's Pub on a Saturday night but Lowery's Bar in Clifden have traditional music on Thursdays at 10pm. Look forward to seeing you and if you have any further questions just... More
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          BENDBABE
          Does this hotel have an elevator or is it accessible
          9 July 2016|
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          Response from POFlahertyGM | Property representative |
          Hi There, Sorry for delay in response. Unfortunately, no, we do not have an elevator. Some rooms are more accessible than others and we have a full porter service. If enquiring our reservations team will be able to advise... More
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          bethrn1110
          How much did it cost to do a half day fishing trip?
          29 April 2016|
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          Response from Momac1968 | Reviewed this property |
          Sorry I can't help as we didn't go fishing. Contact the hotel and they will be happy to give you any information you need.
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