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Gougane Barra Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(31 reviews)
“dining room”(23 reviews)
“beautiful lake”(21 reviews)
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

The owners, Katy and Neil, offer a wonderful place to stay. Comfortable rooms (I stayed in a single), delicious food, cozy atmosphere, and personal service. The atmosphere of the property overall is quite relaxing and everything I'd hoped to find in the Irish countryside.

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spectacular rural location. Perfectly cooked dinner. Quaint traditional bar with friendly staff. Everything about The Gougane Barra Hotel showcases what is great about Irish hospitality. Highly recommend staying here.

Thank GFM2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

I will preface my review by saying we have already booked for next year. Like our previous visit in 2017, we found the staff and management of this friendly family run hotel to be exceedingly helpful and customer focused. It is full of old world...More

Thank NSIB1962
Response from GouganeBarraHotel, Daughter at Gougane Barra HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear NSIB1692, Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and dinner here. I have passed on your compliments to Neil and the front-of-house team about our service. I have passed on your compliments to the housekeeping team about the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had dinner here in July and it was wonderful. The food was fresh and perfectly prepared. The staff was friendly and it was wheelchair accessible for my mom. The staff removed chairs so she could roll up to the table. Thanks MariaMore

Thank Maria Rocco D
Response from GouganeBarraHotel, Daughter at Gougane Barra HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Maria Rocco D, Thank you for your lovely review of dinner here. We are delighted you enjoyed our food and service. We are glad your mom enjoyed her dinner here too. I have passed on your compliments to the rest of the team. Thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Five of us stayed in Gougane Barra hotel for three nights for a family get-together. The hospitality was second to none from all members of staff and the owner. The rooms were homely, very clean, comfortable and all had spectacular views. The food at dinner...More

Thank 0myriamg
Response from GouganeBarraHotel, Daughter at Gougane Barra HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear 0myriamg, Thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, particularly the hospitality, the rooms, the food and the service. I have passed on your compliments to the owners, the kitchen team, the housekeeping team, and the front-of-house...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room Service
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (275)
Room & Suite (58)
Dining (35)
Pool & Beach (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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JoanGalway
10 May 2017|
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Response from GouganeBarraHotel | Property representative |
Dear Joan, Our hotel has one accessible room located on the ground floor; it is a double room and is fully equipped to accommodate anyone in a wheel chair / with mobility issues (roll in shower, grab rails in the bathroom... More
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cac20142014
19 June 2016|
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Response from chriseire | Reviewed this property |
Yes was at a wedding there in September. 48 guests capacity and food and service was excellent! On wedding day/night the hotel is only for wedding guests.
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"Upstairs had a lovely view of the lake"
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"All rooms are well appointed and peaceful. Room 6 is over the front door and overlooks the lake perfectly."
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"There are rooms downstairs for people who don't like/can't climb stairs- they have nice views too."
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"Request a lakeside room if given the option."
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