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“Did not see it as three star accomodation”
Review of Carna Bay Hotel

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Carna Bay Hotel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Carna
Certificate of Excellence
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Did not see it as three star accomodation”
Reviewed 10 August 2011

We stayed in the carna bay hotel while visiting our son in gaelteacht . First of all our room had a musty smell and the radiator in the bathroom was rusty with a foul smell coming from the shower.second of all food was awful nothing was freshly made .third of all it was not worth the money and we will certainly not be visiting carna again . We have stayed in many three star hotels including Dunmore house in west cork and there is a world of difference between it and the carna bay hotel. But I have to say that the service was very very good.

  • Stayed August 2011
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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2011

This quite hotel is located in a beautiful part of Galway and not over run with tourists. The scenery is fabulous with great walks. Make sure to visit the hotel Craft shop in Glynsk for a great selection of Aran Sweaters at prices well below that charged in Dublin or elsewhere.

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 27 July 2011

I was traveling with a large group and everyone agreed that Carna Bay Hotel was a special stop on our trip. The staff were extremely friendly and personable. The quiet and quaint Connemara Coast is often overlooked by tourists, but it should be considered a must see by any travelers who wish to see the real Ireland. The Connemara Coast Hotel is the perfect place to stay while experiencing the region.

  • Stayed July 2011
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Michigan
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Reviewed 14 July 2011

The owners and staff at the hotel are wonderful. They were so helpful and provided many helpful tips to us as we explored Connemara. The rooms were a nice size and the hotel pub and restaurant served great meals. We would stay here again without hesitation!

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with family
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2011

We would highly recommend this hotel as a good base for sightseeing in the beautiful Connemara. We visited the spectacular Kylemore Abbey, the Sky Road at Clifden. Next time we would arrange a trip to the Aran Islands. The coast line in this area is rugged and spectacular, full of rocky inlets and magical light. The hotel is comfortable and feels like a home from home. It has everything that you need; but the friendly staff make it special. We had a Special Offer which meant we could not believe the value we got for our money!

Stayed June 2011, travelled as a couple
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Property: Carna Bay Hotel
Address: Carna, Carna, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Carna
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Carna
Price range (per night): RM464 - RM631
Hotel Class:3 star — Carna Bay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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