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The Maltings

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#2 of 3 Hotels in Birr
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Large and beautiful room right next door to the Birr Castle, very reasonably priced with a kind host and full Irish breakfast. We came to town to see the castle so it was an easy walk for us in the morning. Birr is a fun little town with nice people and good pubs.

Thank Chloe C
Tralee, Ireland
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Spent one night here and the place felt almost like a hotel than a B&B. The look of the place was beautiful in an ideal location in the town. The owner was very friendly and very welcoming. Room was very clean and comfortable. A good nights rest was had. Breakfast was really good in the morning and set us up...

1Thank rebeccalyons1977
Sligo, Ireland
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This was one of the nicest places we have stayed, very very comfy nights sleep indeed and a lovely welcome from the owner Niamh, breakfast was delicious and freshly cooked. Tea and coffee was available in our room, also free wifi, the sound of the river flowing outside our window was very relaxing to fall asleep to, in all I...

1Thank Guss59
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Lovely staff and comfy beds also good breakfast selection would recommend 100% Great atmosphere especially in dining room Staff will book taxis etc if or when needed Good value for money 60 euro single room 80 euro double this includes breakfast

1Thank thalleve
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Got here very late one night and was welcomed by the owners. The room was spacious and clean offering a great nights sleep. Breakfast was excellent and had a great view sat next to the river. A really well run place to stay and will use it next time I visit Birr.

1Thank Moowell M
Sligo, Ireland
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Recently spent a comfortable night in the Maltings, a very central accommodation in Birr. Situated next door to Birr Castle this is a pleasant B & B which was once a malting house for Guinness. A nice bonus in my large room was the soothing sound of the adjacent river as it tumbled over a small weir. Tea or coffee...

1Thank slig0r0ver
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stayed here on the bank hol Mon in Aug. We stopped over on our way to Cork. To say we were overwhelmed is an understatement. We have stayed in a few b&b's over the years but nothing like The Maltings. The rooms are large with en suites and are spotless. Ours overlooked the river which I think they all...

2Thank Jed3kids
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Lovely family run accomodation, rooms clean and comfortable, staff extremely friendly, I would definately recommend in fact looking as we speak to book up for October for the family. The Castele is right next door and the river runs past the wondow as you tuck into your full Irish breakfast.

1Thank WazzaBirmingham
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This is a first class bed and breakfast. I cannot give the owners enough praise for what they offer. It was immaculately clean, incredibly comfortable. Plenty of space in the room. It was simply the perfect stay.

1Thank DangerousPaddy
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Situated next door to Birr Castle, this is very much a family run, welcoming B&B. On arrival we were greeted by a small baby crawling along the floor (one of the owner's Grandchildren) which set the tone for our stay. Our rooms were on the 3rd floor (no lift) and were both very large triple rooms, although we were a...

1Thank specsaver

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about The Maltings

Address: Castle St., Birr, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Birr
Price Range: $118 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“room with river view is so relaxing if you like the sound of the flowing waters”
Guss59, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Overlooking the river.”
moowellm, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you have trouble with stairs, ask for a lower floor room. There is no lift”
specsaver, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The room has the shower in the bathtub.”
Kevinwombat, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the river”
PBGMB, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
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US$93* /night
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