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Carna Bay Hotel

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent St. Patrick's week-end at the Carna Bay. While it was a wet weekend weatherwise we enjoyed our stay. Very helpful and friendly staff, lovely room with big comfortable bed. Hotel is set in a beautiful, part of Co.. Galway surrounded by mountains, sea, bogs with narrow roads leading down to the sea and then discovering beautiful sandy beaches...

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Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Lovely hotel. Lovely, clean comfortable rooms. Staff ans management very friendly & helpful. Great location. Great food Found the place to very homely. I would highly recommend this little beauty of a place to anyone.

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Rye, New Hampshire
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I stopped here for directions, and the hotel manager was very helpful in steering me in the right direction. I didn't actually stay here, but I wish I had -- it's a lovely hotel with great scenery in a remote, beautiful location. I had stopped at a local pub, the Tigh Mcheaic, where only Gaelic was spoken, and I felt...

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel, clean, comfortable rooms, great breakfasts,superb evening meals. Staff very welcoming and friendly A little gem hidden on the west coast of Ireland. Would not hesitate to recommend. Look forward to going back again when we visit this beautiful part of the UK.

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Longford, Ireland
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is located an hours drive from Galway and an ideal base to tour Conamara. It's a small family run hotel in a beautiful scenic location. The hotel is spotless and our room was warm and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent. There was a huge selection of fresh fruit, yoghurt, cereals and a basket of hot freshly baked scones....

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Despite being stuck in the early 70s, this was one of the cleanest places we've stayed. You know that mildew in the corners of the tub? Not there! The décor is 50/60s, but the place is great. The staff are wonderful and very welcoming. We had wet things that they told us we could dry in the airing room. Out...

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Klamath Falls
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Quiet hotel in a beautiful setting. Food was the absolute best of our 2.5 week tour. Clean...friendly. had live irish music while we were there. Bar on premises. Full Irish breakfast included! Safe area to walk...several other pubs in walking distance. Bay access nearby as well.

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel was ok. Very friendly staff lovely atmosphere. But the rooms had no fan to get rid of the moisture after a shower. Leaving the rooms humid and damp. Food was ok, not great. Average hotel, lovely location. Not enough disabled parking also.

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Thank Julia K
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed just one night with my partner and our little dog.. Nice clean hotel, interior needs refreshing but had everything we needed..bit pricey like for the standards you get. Lovely bar staff. Very little space around the hotel to walk the dog - not everyone although will see this as an issue 🙂

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Wonderful. We arrived early in a blustery rain storm.We drove from Shannon arriving at 6 am drove to Carna arriving around 11 am..Warm welcome from Mary the owner..She let us get our room early..🍀 Window in our room broken..Liz gave us another within minutes.The room immaculate, warm,and the beds very very comfortable. We did a lot of driving,walking all over...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Carna Bay Hotel

Address: Carna, Carna, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Carna
Price Range: RM422 - RM594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carna Bay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Close to everything in Connemara. Quiet setting ..We had front room beautiful sunsets..Lots of parking,beaches a few miles away..”
 of 5 bubbles katie31740827, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The bar and restaurant was perfect for families and the food was great!”
 of 5 bubbles matos1787, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Any room is good as it is peaceful hear the silence!! Relax”
 of 5 bubbles 635annan, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms other than the front of the hotel are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Maehb, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Not sure as my room was very quiet heard no noise It was South facing only thing I can say.”
 of 5 bubbles LaoisMungy, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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