Guests can relax with a pint of Guinness in the wood- panelled bar while listening to live piano music, enjoy a game of pool, or take advantage of the peaceful study for quiet reading. Overlooking the garden, the traditional restaurant serves traditional cuisine including freshly caught salmon, shellfish and Connemara lamb; the chef will also prepare fish caught by hotel guests. The daily papers are available in the front lounge, which features large sofas and an open fireplace and guests can make use of free Internet access in the public areas. An open-air swimming pool, hard tennis court and nine-hole pitch-and- put golf course nestle in the extensive grounds and there is also a sauna and spa tub in the hotel. There is a safe for valuables at the front desk and onsite parking is free. Hiking, biking and horse riding trails abound in the surrounding area. The hotel is two miles from Clifden Castle and within 12 miles of Connemara National Park, the golf club and Kylemore Abbey. The nearest airport is Galway, 50 miles (80 kilometres) and a 60-minute drive away.
Standard twin/double room: One queen bed or two twin beds. Traditional richly patterned fabrics and antique-style furniture. Satellite television, direct-dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, bathroom with bathrobes and hair dryer.
A bus service runs between the airport and Galway city centre, taking about 15 minutes. From the centre, buses run to Clifden. Taxis are also available from the airport and cost around €100 to the hotel. From Galway, take the N59 to Clifden.
- Cable/Satellite TV TV/VCR
- Sauna Coffee Maker
- Hotel Parking - Free Wake Up Service
- Children Stay Free - Under 2 years old Sauna
- Complimentary Breakfast Internet Access - Complimentary
- Bar/Lounge Safe-Deposit Box - Front desk
- Restaurant(s) - In hotel Elevator/lift
- Swimming pool - outdoor - Seasonal Garden - 24 hours
- Fireplace in lobby - In lobby
Room Amenities: , , • Bidet • Complimentary toiletries • Direct-dial phone • Cable/satellite TV • Sewing kit
Clifden Castle- 2 miles (3 kilometres)| Alcock-Brown Memorial - 6 miles (10 kilometres)| Connemara National Park - 10 miles (16 kilometres)| Connemara Golf Course - 12 miles (19 kilometres)| Kylemore Abbey - 12 miles (19 kilometres)| Roundstone Village - 14 miles (22 kilometres| Killary Harbour - 21 miles (34 kilometres)
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