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The Twelve Hotel

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went here with a group of friends at the weekend and it was just fabulous. From the super friendly helpful and warm staff to the delicious food to the lovely cosy and clean rooms. Especially loved the personalised welcome card and treats that awaited us in our rooms. The hotel is ideally located in Barna-a beautiful little village by the...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

We spent 11 days traveling through Ireland and chose the Twelve as a pit-stop on the way to our cousin's wedding in Cork. Overall, all locations we stayed at on our trip were outstanding... but the one we keep talking about post-trip is the Twelve. We are a married couple (ages: 37 & 34) who traveled with my parents (ages:...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Absolute fab stay from start to finish. Arrived with lovely welcome and hot drink to be informed we got upgraded. Delighted. Room is a treat and voya products in room are heavenly. Ate in bar that evening huge portions and gorgeous food. Staff are so polite and friendly it really stands out. Got lovely birthday cake made in bakery collected...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here recently. There were some major highs but a few lows also. Highs! Staff - friendly, warm, welcoming, professional Food - we had dinner in the Pins Gastro Bar and it was superb. Breakfast was outstanding with high quality hot food(made to order) and scones and pastries. Luxury Suite - the suite was beautifully decorated with a very...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Happily for me I recently won a competition, the prize for which was dinner, bed and breakfast in the Twelve Hotel. As we were travelling quite a distance to get there we booked in for a second night. My only regret was checking out! From the moment we arrived we were struck by the friendly and welcoming nature of the...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our two night stay (16th & 17th Feb 2017), in the Twelve Hotel, Barna was a sublime experience. We were accompanied by Nelson, (a five year old "used to the good life" pug dog) and on arrival were given a most welcome goody bag for Nelson and shown to our special (used only by those with accompanying dog) suite, which...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My very favourite hotel to stay in during any trip to Galway. Such a beautiful hotel, staff and everything about it are wonderful. Third trip there and I'll definitely be returning again on my next visit to Galway.

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Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You could pass by easily but you d miss out! An unassuming roadside location within a modern grey stone building hides a great stop off point to stay when visiting beautiful Connemara. Boutique hotel room with a very comfortable bed and wonderful shower. Open fires and lounge- able sofas downstairs . all make for a reviving break. Excellent food in...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is conveniently located, slightly higher in price but the rooms are beautiful & staff is very friendly and accommodating. I did not try the restaurant however I did get breakfast and it was delicious. They also have a wonderful bakery right near there.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in the twelve on a cold rainy weekend. Nothing cold about the welcome we received and our room was lovely! Food was tasty and beautifully presented and nothing was too much trouble for the staff....we'll be back!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
West Restaurant
West Restaurant
Cuisines: European, Irish, International
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Twelve - where history and tradition meet luxury and style. The Twelve is located a beautiful ten minutes from Galway city on the coast road to Connemara. Opened in 2007 to rave reviews, The Twelve won 'Best new hotel in Ireland' and since then has been judged the 'Best boutique hotel in Ireland' every year. Acclaimed for its passion of advocating great food through the use of local, seasonal products, The Twelve has also won every food and wine award there is to win. The Pins Bar really sets the tone with a hip, urban style (awarded Best Gastro Pub in Ireland), this hangout attracts an eclectic crowd. Grab a cocktail and enjoy the best of live music on the weekends. Experience West at The Twelve for the ultimate, gourmet dining experience, then retire to your chic room and consider ordering exclusive seaweed spa treatments to begin your next wonderful day in Barna, Galway. Visit West restaurant and The Pins BarBistroBakery on Trip Advisor ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Twelve Hotel

Address: Barna Coast Rd., Barna, Galway, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway > Barna
Price Range: RM491 - RM968 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Twelve Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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