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Ballyfin Demesne

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  • Excellent97%
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my family went to Ballyfin for a few days and all of us agreed that it was the best hotel we have ever visited. From the moment we arrived, our stay was magical. The exterior of the estate is something out of Downton...More

Thank scvitiello
Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 1 week ago

Dear scvitiello, Many thanks for reviewing your recent stay with us. We are delighted to read that your stay was magical and you enjoyed the array of activities that are available. Ballyfin is the perfect retreat from the outside world and we are so glad...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The high point of our Honeymoon tour. Beautiful, romantic hotel. Rooms are fab all refurbished to highest standards! The grounds are amazing - we loved getting out and about exploring in the golf carts. The round tower - wow wow wow! If anyone is planning...More

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Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 1 week ago

Dear Normmix, Thank you for the review on your recent stay with us. It was a pleasure to welcome you both on your special celebration and we are delighted to read it was the high point of your honeymoon tour. We have had a couple...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing!! Would highly recommend for a special occasion. Really great food, service and staff. Nothing too much trouble. Will definitely return at some point again. A real treat. Had called in advance to advise we had 2 vegetarians and menu was very well adapted as...More

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1  Thank Claire C
Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Claire C, Thank you for your review on your recent visit to us. Delighted you enjoyed the experience and very much look forward to welcoming you back soon. kind regards Martina Yearsley Deputy General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to be spoiled this is the place to stay. AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING. Everything is AMAZING. Well done to everyone here you are doing a brilliant job. I am recommending to all my fiends and family visiting Ireland

1  Thank JohnBryan01
Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JohnBryan01, Thank you for your review on your recent stay with us. Delighted you enjoyed your stay and very much look forward to welcoming you back soon and thank you for the recommendation. kind regards Martina Yearsley Deputy General Manager

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Ballyfin is a place to step back and appreciate fine service and quiet surroundings. Spending 3 days & two nights though was not a long stay it was an opportunity to forget th daily issues of the world. The food was excellent, the location was...More

1  Thank Burke7788
Response from Ballyfin, Deputy General Manager at Ballyfin DemesneResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Burke7788, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay at Ballyfin. We are delighted you were with us for a few days and could relax and leave the outside world behind. We very much look forward to the...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room types
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Traveller (325)
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Lou R
24 May 2018|
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Response from Avalex | Reviewed this property |
Ballyfin is not accessible unless you have a dinner reservation or if you are staying. In other words you can't just drive in & enter as you would a regular hotel. You are buzzed in at the main gate. If you are having... More
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Alaskahoney
6 January 2018|
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Response from j0hnhill1 | Reviewed this property |
Suppose it depends when you are going. The further ahead the better. It is amazing and worth the effort. We would skip Dublin on our next trip to spend more time there.
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Richard G
1 February 2017|
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Room Tips
"Each room is different ."
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"No need to splurge on a suite as there are so many beautiful common areas and the smaller rooms are wonderful."
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"All Rooms are excellent!"
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"Book Westmeath. In our view you don't need to book a suite"
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