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    Ballyfin Demesne

    Ballyfin, Ballyfin Co Laois, Ireland
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    7/8/2017 8/8/2017
    US$ 1,036
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 259 reviews

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    My fifth visit yet Ballyfin retains its special magic.We always stay 3 days to relax and explore..The house dates from the 1820s and has been restore with great skill and taste. The works of art particularly the Irish paintings are superb Friendly and helpful staff....More

    2  Thank oscar17041
    Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 1 week ago

    Dear oscar17041, Many thanks for your review on your fifth visit to Ballyfin. Delighted to read that Ballyfin retains its special magic for you after so many visits. It is always a pleasure for us to welcome you and we very much look forward to...More

    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    This is the first review that I have ever written (and may ever write). I was so moved by the incredible kindness by the team at Ballyfin though, that this is just one of the small ways that I can think of to acknowledge them....More

    8  Thank whenyouregone
    Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 1 week ago

    Dear whenyouregone, Thank you for taking the time to write your first TripAdvisor review on your stay with us. It was a pleasure to welcome you to Ballyfin and lovely for all the team to get to know you during your stay. It was unfortunate...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    What a gem, went with my siblings, spouses and my mum for her 85 birthday. What a treat. There are many full length descriptions here to give you the details, but you will NOT replicate the experience here anywhere else. Arrive early in time for...More

    1  Thank Aidan D
    Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Aidan D, Many thanks for writing a review on your recent stay at Ballyfin. It was a pleasure to welcome you all for your mum's 85th birthday, We are delighted you enjoyed the full experience from exploring the grounds, taking part in the house...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

    Had a wonderful 24 hours here for our 25th Wedding Anniversary. You are made feel most welcome and certainly the service is impeccable. The building is fabulous both exterior and interior and the pre-dinner drink was so enjoyable with the black tied pianist playing the...More

    2  Thank Roscoe11
    Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Roscoe11, It was our pleasure to welcome you both for your 25th Wedding Anniversary celebration. Delighted you enjoyed your stay including the pre-dinner music from Tom, our resident pianist. We very much look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back. kind regards Martina...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    Stayed at Ballyfin recently and I cannot articulate just how beautiful it is ... The house itself is incredible, rooms are outstanding, service is top notch and the food was amazing. From the moment you arrive, to be greeted by three lovely staff at the...More

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    Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Restauranteur, Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay at Ballyfin. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay, from the welcome on arrival to the bedrooms and the food. We very much look forward to welcoming you back. kind regards Martina...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 662 - US$ 1,424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Laois >
    • Ballyfin
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    • Ballyfin Demesne Hotel County Laois
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    Richard G
    1 February 2017|
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    Response from NickellFamilyTravel | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the concierge can hook you up. i would email in advance, and get things arranged. There is a lot to do on the property. Have fun
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    26 December 2015|
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    Response from Sharon992 |
    Hi, I haven't done it myself but I am from the vicinity. The train from Dublin takes approx 1 hour. You can book your train seats in advance via Iarnoid Eireann. The taxi drive from Portlaoise station takes a maximum of... More
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