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Sarlat-la-caneda, France
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

we were travelling as a group of (8) friends. When we arrived the welcome was awsome, so friendly we thought we were welcomed by friends. The rooms are so well decorated large beautifully furnished and comfortable. Gerry and his wife are great hosts. This place was the best one we stayed at during our trip across Clare, Connemara and Mayo.... More 

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night only but wish it was longer. Ballyvaughan Lodge is a perfect place to stay. Excellent accommodation, friendly service and an amazing breakfast. Highly recommended. The village has some very good options for dining and a great bar to get to Know other travellers and locals.

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very good, clean and modern Bed & Breakfast in Southern Ireland. Quiet town, not much night life, but a good stop over and easy to get to other sites in the area. The couple who own and run this do a great Breakfast!

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Province of Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Fabulous welcome and stay at Pauline and Gerry's bed and breakfast. Breakfast was 1st class. Gerry very kindly spent some time helping me out with a request I made. Would definitely stay there again. Very well located to walk into town to eat dinner.

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Groomsport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

What a superb location for touring around the beautiful scenery of the Burren and all of Co Clare. Only approx 3km from the Aillwee Caves which was wonderful and also included a birds of prey display not to mention the gift shop and restaurant which amongst it's array of tray bakes etc had the most wonderful boiled cake with whiskey... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We spent here 2 nights and everything was perfect. Friendly people, a good and spacious room and a delicious breakfast! We brought our 2 years old daughter and she was also warmly welcomed. The burren are really close by and cliffs of Moher too.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I would highly recommend staying at the Ballyvaughan Lodge. Our room was comfortable and plenty spacious, with nice touches like a mirrored vanity, and chocolates and bottled water in the room on arrival. The common areas were inviting and well decorated with the local flavor reflected in the artwork throughout the house. Breakfast was an incredible spread of breads, jams,... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

We stayed here for one night after visiting the Cliffs of Moher and en route to Connemara. Our hosts made us very welcome to their lovely home. Our room was very nice and the bed comfortable. Everything was very clean and attention to detail was very good. There are a choice of places to eat just a short walk along... More 

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Centereach, New York
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

I recently had the opportunity to visit Ireland with three older travelers. I chose Ballyvaughan Lodge because of its' proximity to the Cliffs of Moher, the Burren, Doolin and many other tourist attractions. Gerry and Pauline could not have been more gracious and welcoming! They go above and beyond to insure the comfort of their guests! They even rearranged rooms... More 

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Stayed here for two nights when participating in the Burren cycle. Gerry and Pauline gave us a warm welcome and were fantastic hosts. The bedroom was very clean and comfortable. Complimentary water and toiletries were provided. The breakfasts were the highlight of the stay with plenty of fresh fruit and fry ups, omelettes etc. cooked to order . All served... More 

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Amenities

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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
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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: RM384 - RM417 (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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