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Milwaukee, WI
Reviewed 1 week ago

If I could give this place 10 stars, I would. Gerry met us at the door and instantly made us feel welcome, especially our boys, which helped after a long day of traveling. The rooms were spotless and very comfortable. Everything was clearly updated and new. The rooms and public areas were a comfortable temperature and invited relaxation. Ballyvaughan Lodge...

Thank TravellingPiper
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My wife and I had been driving all day -- we rented a car in Dublin and drove across Ireland to the Cliffs of Moher -- and we wanted a nice place to spend the nice with some restaurants and pubs within walking distance. First off, if you haven't been to Ballyvaughan, put it on your list. It's a charming...

Thank Rich K
Owensboro, Kentucky
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We adored Ballyvaughan's quaint, quiet and homey charm as a village, and Ballyvaughan Lodge was the perfect place to stay. It was very clean and modern, and Pauline was a perfect hostess. She immediately sat down for a chat, laughing at our suggestions about where to go that night, "Well, there's but two real choices!" The rooms was super clean...

Thank 7SXM
Seattle, Washington, United States
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Super comfortable modern accommodation with the convenience and informality of a B&B combined with the amenities of a guesthouse. Excellent rooms, great breakfast and expert advice on how best to experience the local amenities and the whole Burren. Would not stay anywhere else in the area!

Thank JosephMcS
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice B&B. Beautiful rooms, plenty of hot water, lots of parking and a breakfast that will sort you for the day. Gerry and Pauline are lovely people and make you feel very welcome. Will be back for sure !

Thank Paul N
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We returned to the Ballyvaughan Lodge with our sister and brother in law in tow. Our visit was again exceptional. Gerry and Pauline are wonderful hosts, offered expansive breakfast and great conversation. Ballyvaughan is a charming little town. We hope to return!

Thank Kathryn G
Colesville, Maryland
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Our hosts, Gerry and Pauline, could not have been more wonderful and accommodating. We first arrived directly from the airport, Gerry invited us to "go have a crepe" in town while our room was readied. This gave us an opportunity to stretch the legs after a harrowing drive through the Burren to reach Ballyvaughan. Small town on the South side...

Thank Christopher N
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Rooms and common areas were all very nice. Pauline and Gerry always helpful and fun. Location excellent, although it is hard to be far from anything in Ballyvaughan. Great breakfasts. Everything is clean and tastefully decorated.

Thank John M
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The lodge offers rather small logies accommodation but with all facilities. The breakfast is however top, the best we had on this trip. The lodge is located in the centre of Ballyvaughan within walking distance of restaurants.

Thank Maarten W
Maryville, Illinois
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I stayed with Pauline and her husband for one night, but wish we would have stayed longer. This B&B is clean and well located with very hospitable owners. We enjoyed one of the best breakfast spreads while staying- and we stayed at many B&B's on our trip. This stop was one of most memorable of the trip....

Thank adabulskis89

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated in the centre of Ballyvaughan village, within walking distance of restaurants, cafes, bars, local craft fairs and shops.After a days journey, park your car in our private car park, check into Ballyvaughan Lodge, meet your hosts Pauline & Gerry who serve to make your stay as memorable & comfortable as possible. Stroll down our quaint seaside village & enjoy a pint, looking over Galway Bay and watch the sun go down. Ballyvaughan Lodge has 10 bedrooms. All are en-suite. Our lounge and sun-room caters for your relaxation, whether reading about the Burren or just enjoying our gallery. On a glorious sunny day sit on our deck and take in the Burren with all its majestic beauty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ballyvaughan Lodge

Address: Ballyvaughan, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Ballyvaughan
Price Range: RM376 - RM409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Any room in the place is as good as another. It's a sleepy, quiet town.”
 of 5 bubbles , 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the ground floor are fit for people in wheelchairs”
 of 5 bubbles 827claudiner, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All 11 rooms are of an excellent standard”
 of 5 bubbles brenday0ung, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask Gerry (the owner) :) and give muffin (the dog) a pat”
 of 5 bubbles lotteb575, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Do not miss breakfast!”
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