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5 reviews
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Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here with himself on the start of our Connemara Adventure ... Was greeted by Henry ( the owner) who was both welcoming and engaging ... Everything from the rooms to the breakfast China had old world charm and I would highly recommend it

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Mitchelstown, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Very friendly and welcoming owners and staff.We had a corner room that was lovely and bright and an on-suite with a really powerful shower over a bath. The service at breakfast and at the evening meal was very efficient,the food was excellent and served in a charming intimate setting.The Hotel is a little bit isolated ,a car being essential.The starting... More 

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New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

The Ross Lake House Hotel is extremely charming. It has old world character with important new age amenities (wifi, updated bathroom, etc). The owners are such lovely people, wonderful couple. They make you feel as if you are staying at their house, like part of the family. The hotel is tucked away down a long narrow road. Once you turn... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Wow what a lovely place to stay. The owners were very helpful and nice. Stayed up late and managed to get some coffee as well. The scenery was stunning I thought a leprechaun was going to jump out any point it was lovely very close to Galway a very good city with lots to do. Only thing is you do... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 June 2015

My husband and I stayed for two nights 5 and 6 June. We had stayed at Ross Lake House for a holiday many years ago and it had to be first choice when planning to return to the area when touring. A lovely surprise to find it just as wonderful as ever! A true country house hotel with two attentive... More 

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Dublin
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

I stayed in Ross Lake Hotel last weekend; my second visit to the hotel. I have thoroughly enjoy the stayed on both occasion. Beautiful area, lots of walks, castles, golf and lakes near by. The house is charming, comfortable and well appointed. The food is great!! Some really nice suite bedrooms with 4 poster beds! Lovely!

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Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

I'm a little late with my review; we stayed back in June but even now it left a lasting impression on us. We spent two lovely nights with our hosts, Henry and Elaine, and wished we could have stayed longer. It was the 5th week of our holiday and we found our stay helped recharge our 'batteries'. If you want... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 January 2015

I'm a little late with this review as we stopped here end of August. Very isolated, quiet, relaxing hotel. We loved this hotel from the minute we drove up the drive. Our room was beautiful, comfortable and pleasant to stay in. There is a set routine for dinner if you dine there(very quaint), amazing food and very friendly service from... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 19 December 2014

My fiancee and I chose to end our trip around Western Europe in Ireland, and I found this B&B on another travel site. We got a decent rate, and were not used to how things were priced in Irish B&B's as we are probably younger than their target market. In fact when we first checked in I got the vibe... More 

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Reviewed 17 November 2014

Lovely family run hotel. Very friendly. Stayed one night, wish could stayed longer. We had a beautiful meal - service was great. Meal was a little pricey but was very tasty so didn't mind. would try again!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ross Lake House Hotel in Galway is a splendid 19th Century Georgian House. Built in 1850, this charming Galway hotel is formerly an estate house of the landed gentry, who prized it for its serenity. Set amidst rambling woods and rolling lawns, it is truly a haven of peace and tranquillity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ross Lake House Hotel

Address: Rosscahill, Oughterard, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Oughterard
Price Range: RM589 - RM1,054 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ross Lake House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Recommend the Killiquile Suite.”
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“The hotel feels as if it's in the middle of nowhere - I'm sure all the rooms are equally quiet!”
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“Corner suites are large and sunny........and so, so peaceful!”
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