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Almara House

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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All reviewswonderful hoststea stationporridgebreakfast was amazingguest housebus stoptour companyother guestsher husbandtea and coffeedowntown galwaywonderful stayenjoyed our staybreakfast choicestwo nightsfull irish breakfastroom was clean and comfortable
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

What can I say trying to say something nice is not easy, afraid the beds are far too small and uncomfortable. You have to make tea or coffee out side your room in paper cups . not allowed to drink tea or coffee the room...More

3  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is by far the best B&B of our vacation. Quiet close to pubs and very comfortable amenities. Super clean and very friendly plus amazing breakfast would highly recommend this to all. Host were very knowledgeable about Ireland and the attractions.

1  Thank bnas2
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

I stayed for two weeks and Mary was a delight and very helpful. Breakfast is good and made according to your preference which I found wonderful. Her hospitality and willingness to help guide you through the area is outstanding. Highly recommend this B&B. Mary and...More

1  Thank Nadine A
Response from galwes66, Manager at Almara HouseResponded 2 March 2018

Nadine. It was a pleasure having you and all from The Royal College of Surgeons In Ireland stay at our home. They have been coming now for many years. Matt and I hope that your time in Ireland will provide you with a wonderful experience...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I have never in my life come across a woman like the woman that owns this property. On arriving, my friend was helping me with my bags. I had booked a room for myself. I gave my name, signed the book under my name but...More

4  Thank Sharon M
Response from galwes66, Owner at Almara HouseResponded 28 February 2018

An invalid credit card was used by this guest to reserve a single room. (Actually after her departure I discovered that two persons occupied the room) When I informed her on departure that her card was declined she refused to accept and kept informing me...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

We stayed at Almara house 3 years ago when visiting Ireland and we had to go back!! It is In perfect accessible location and we headed onto Connemara for the pony sales. Marie is the best host and accommodates to your every need. The rooms...More

1  Thank Ponymad12301234
Response from galwes66, Owner at Almara HouseResponded 24 February 2018

Thank you so much Camilla. It was a pleasure having you both stay with us at Almara. Hope you pony arrived safely and that he will make it to Cheltenham some day. Regards, Marie.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$87 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$87 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"tell Marie what you want and she will do her best to satisfy you"
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"Floors by the staircase/tea and coffee station get some traffic in the morning"
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"The top floor rooms were very spacious for us & our 2 adult sons."
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"The ground floor room was noisy in the morning when breakfast was being prepared."
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