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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

It is always stressful to plan to visit somewhere you have never been: will the place be nice? will the food be to my taste? will we feel comfortable? Any fears were allayed staying at the Boffin Lodge. The proprietor, Pat, was absolutely lovely and accommodating. The room was clean, spacious and cozy. The property itself was charming and deceptively... More 

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

We could not find it at we had the name as Boffin Guest House, not Boffin Lodge. We drove up and down and then asked someone who pointed us towards an ordinary -looking house set back from the road.. There is parking outside for a few cars. Upon entering a huge hall it was obvious the house was very big... More 

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Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Rather a drab room in need of some upgrading and maintenance. Peeling paint in shower room and no extractor fan. Toilet flush handle needs repair. Hot water takes longer than the 90 seconds stated especially if you're the first in building to use it. We booked a double room but it was a twin room with the beds pushed together... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stayed..There were some drawbacks however...Uncomfortable Brad and pillows. The bathroom was very nice..large shower.good pressure and very hot..had to wait awhile for it to heat up but once going HOT Excellent staff.. Excellent breakfast Good Location

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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were touring Ireland for a few days with some old friends (and they were elderly too) We had travelled fro Australia to catch up with them. Boffin Lodge was a large B&B with a number of rooms. It is close to the harbour side of Westport and a drive from the town centre. The rooms were very clean and... More 

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Katonah, New York
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

All the Rick Steve's recommendations were booked, so I went on TA and booked Boffin. Place was clean, rooms big, breakfast good. Solid 20 minute walk to the center of town. All was well until I tried to take a shower at 815am. Apparently the whole place was showering then, and I got zero hot water. Wife's shower was fine,... More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my husband on Saturday night. Really lovely B&B. Pat is a gentleman & very helpful. Lovely breakfast menu which was fresh & delicious. Will definitely be back in the new year & all the family will stay. Would also recommend the Helm restaurant within walking distance of B&B- food was divine. Overall a fantastic time was had... More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful house with lovely friendly hosts, fantastic location for both the town centre and the Quay. Had booked the large family room which was perfect for us, the b&b was fully booked but there was no outside noise at all. Excellent breakfast selection available, lots of hot water, very comfy beds and my little boy particularly loved the chickens outside... More 

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We booked a 2 bedroomed apartment belonging to Boffin Lodge Guest House in Westport. This was further down the street from Boffin Lodge with an entrance via the supermarket car park. The apartment is not up to standard and should not be leased to anybody. It smelt damp, felt dreary, has broken dirty blinds on the windows and a grotty... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Boffin Lodge is a little outside town which we did not mind. Pat was very friendlyand helpful. The bedroom was cosy and comfortable.Only negative Vegetarians are not well catered for on the menu. Westport has lots of lovely restaurants and pubs

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boffin Lodge is a purpose built 3* Guest House.(1999)It has a wide variety of accommodation available incl a 4 Poster Room with open fireplace. Non Smoking. €35 p.p.s.p.n year round More favourable rates to be had for 2 or more night stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boffin Lodge

Address: Boffin Lodge Boffin Street | The Quay, Westport, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Westport
Price Range: RM332 - RM616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Boffin Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“A bit tricky to find, set back from the road”
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“The B&B has rooms accessible for wheelchairs. No lift which can be an issue if you have large bags (as we did.)”
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“The lodge is easily found with a GPS.”
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“The top room in the house has the best view!”
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