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Reviewed 8 October 2014 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend spent 2 nights at Ross Lake house hotel this september. And it was absolutely amazing! Special thanks to our hosts for their hospitality, warmness and great personalities . This place is so peacefull and it is absolutely beautifull

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Reviewed 9 September 2014

We spent 3 days at Ross Lake house and used it as a base to tour around the local area and attractions. It is a really stunning hotel with large light rooms and big bathrooms. Henry is the owner and he and his wife run the hotel. There is a definite hint of Basil about Henry but is a very...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Beautiful surroundings, great room, lovely dinner on our way to Mayo. The Irish coffee made by a master and was fantastic. The breakfast was the best so far. We would have stayed longer but we had to move on.

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2Thank GDT-36
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Our group of 6 worked with Irishtourism.com to book an 8 night self drive trip through Southern Ireland. Ross Lake House was our 2nd stop for 2 nights and was most delightful. It's situated on beautiful grounds away from any city noise. The rooms were spotless and service wonderful. Be sure to have a drink in the small bar before...

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1Thank Linda D
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 15 August 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed in Ross Lake House Hotel back in May and it was a perfect little getaway. We were looking for somewhere to relax, unwind, turn off our phones , forget about work and explore the Connemara countryside. We couldn't have chosen a better place. The Hotel is located just 20 minutes from Galway and 10 minutes...

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1Thank ConorMinogue
Florida
Reviewed 1 August 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and enjoyed it very much. The property's older so it has a bit of "character" to it. The owners are very pleasant and Joe, the head of the dining room, runs a tight ship. Dinner was not fancy but delicious. Lamb cooked to perfection. The property grounds are very beautiful as well.

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1Thank Blondie090
County Londonderry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Ross Lake House can only be described as the perfect place to stay if you're looking for that "somewhere special"! We discovered this delightful hotel last June on our honeymoon, tucked away in it's own beautiful surroundings in the stunning Connemara countryside. Not only is this old fashioned, yet very special hotel, with it's individually designed bedrooms, which are spotless...

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3Thank alanshaw_1
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 30 July 2014

We really enjoyed Ross Lake. Stayed two nights , very comfortable room and bed and bathroom was good.We had dinner in the restaurant the first night we were there and really enjoyed our very good meal. The hosts Elaine and Henry were great and welcoming. We loved the location in the country but were only 10 minutes away from the...

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Thank Gayle G
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 29 July 2014

What ever you do!!! do not ring this hotel looking for any hotel information of any kind!!! as you get screamed at numerous times for wasting their time, then they hang up the phone on you!! upon calling back to get a name to make a complaint they still shout down the phone and they refuse to say whom is...

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4Thank Hotel_Enthusiast2014
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Firstly, Hennry is a hoot and not at all stuffy!Elaine is a most gracious hostess and together with Tom, the charming, attentive and very witty waiter, the three of them make a winning team. My husband and I just spent a sun-soaked 3-day weekend in fabulous Connemara to escape the stresses of the city and had the pleasure of staying...

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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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  • Family Rooms
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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: RM490 - RM1,017 (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.”
 of 5 bubbles KarenH740, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The hotel feels as if it's in the middle of nowhere - I'm sure all the rooms are equally quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles The_Morgan_Family, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are nice”
 of 5 bubbles Erlin73, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Corner suites are large and sunny........and so, so peaceful!”
 of 5 bubbles _cuse2hula, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room in the original house.”
 of 5 bubbles randyo711, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
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