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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed one night at the Abbeyglen Castle Hotel for a birthday celebration. We stayed in a superior room with a four poster bed and lovely design features - for example free standing bath and gas fire in the room. It was an a amazing stay. Every experience from the champagne reception to the delicious dinner and breakfast made us...

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dublin city
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

WE spent two totally relaxing and enjoyagle days and nightsin ths charming, cosy and welcoming hotel. we arrived on a crisp cold afternoon to find glowing turf ( peat ) fires and to be served tea and scones at check -in. What a warm welcome ! This was just a sample of the truly lovely atmosphere ....plenty of great food...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were met on arrival by a very friendly porter were checked in and shown to our room. The room was very tired and very grubby I wont labour the point as I left a comment card on departure but have heard nothing back (I also note the hotel does not seem to respond to comments on trip advisor which...

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Thank barbaraca2016
Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel in a gorgeous setting. Brian was a great host and the staff was very friendly and welcoming. Dinner was fun and a tremendous value - best calamari I have ever had and the lamb was perfect. We only stayed one night but it would have been a perfect base for exploring more of Connemara. We stayed at very...

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Thank thokenbar
Galway
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi Brian, I have been meaning to write to thank you and your staff for the fabulous weekend we had in the Abbeyglen Castle Hotel. Right from the first contact with Olive we were made feel so welcome and nothing was a problem. The welcome from the reception staff, the obliging nature, You are an fantastic and natural host, with...

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Thank Pat H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have mixed feelings about this hotel. It is definitely historic so be prepared for all that goes with that. They kept us waiting in the bar for our room because it wasn't ready and then forgot us until we went back to the desk. The hallways are narrow and ill lit. The rooms are nothing to write home about....

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Thank Kathy H
London
Reviewed 1 week ago

To be fair, I was slightly worried when we first arrived at this hotel, as we had two children in tow (familymoon) and the clientele is slightly older than average. However, I needn't have worried. Our kids were treated as VIPs by the owner and got medals every morning at breakfast. It's not your average hotel, and by that I...

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Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good: comfortable bed, clean room, nice setting. Maybe good or not good: an old-school, very involved owner. While I don't necessarily want to be alone, I like being left alone, so not really a positive for me but others might enjoy the interaction. I dropped a star for this as he just would not take a hint that we were...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here a couple of weeks ago, and had a great time. Room was very large and conformable. Champagne reception was very nice, bartender was great and alot of fun. Also this place is a Short walk to a very cute little town of clifden, shops, bars etc. alot of fun. Would highly recommend and would...

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Thank Krystle B
ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to stay in a characterless, anonymous hotel - don't stay at The Abbeyglen. From once you step inside those doors, the genuine hospitality and attention to every detail that makes for 'The Abbeyglen Experience' is incomparable. Add in the gourmet dinner, fine wines, blazing fires, the most comfortable bedrooms we have every stayed in, the entertainment and...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Abbeyglen Castle Hotel

Address: Sky Road, Clifden, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Price Range: $177 - $344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Abbeyglen Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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“Just remember the password”
 of 5 bubbles kennethbB, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pay a bit extra for a suite with a fireplace.”
 of 5 bubbles YvonneO819, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking Clifden town.”
 of 5 bubbles philips286, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are different rooms standard, superior etc. Definitely recommend a Superior room.”
 of 5 bubbles EmilyB2013, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had room 44. It had a super view of Clifden and surrounding area, so lovely”
 of 5 bubbles 377bernardr, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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