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Townsend House Guest House

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All reviewsbirr castletapasb blovely guesthouseoff street parkingarts centrenext morninga great place to stayfull irish breakfastfour poster bedporridgeold worldwould stay here againcounty armslorrainemartinireland
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Such a friendly welcome from Martin, beautiful antique looking furniture in the room and was so impressed with the four poster bed. Great value and in centre of town, 2 minute taxi drive from the County Arms where we had a wedding.

Thank Conor C
Response from kearns1, Manager at Townsend House Guest HouseResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you for your review, we at Townsend House are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again in 2018.Regards Martin

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Two night stay in Birr, for a wedding, just before the hurricane. A great welcome, very friendly, typically Irish. Room lovely, breakfast ideal. Absolutely "hit the spot" on all fronts. No idea what it is like in a hurricane.

Thank Howard L
Response from kearns1, Manager at Townsend House Guest HouseResponded 30 January 2018

When you arrived in Birr and to Townsend House the hurricane was getting really rough.We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and our breakfast that "hit the spot" .Hope you can come back to Birr soon again under calm conditions. Regards Martin

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Arrived later than planned, but went to the tapas restaurant adjacent and owned by same people, had small bites and wine - all great. Room was spacious and well decked out. Staff all lovely. Then the big winner, a customer had come over to chat...More

Thank wildrover59
Response from kearns1, Manager at Townsend House Guest HouseResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your positive review, so delighted that you enjoyed your meal and accommodation with us at Townsend House, hope you enjoyed your golf in Portuma. Regards Martin and Lorraine Kearns

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Well what I can say , this place is a gem . from the moment I arrived after a hard days work I was greeted and shown to my room . The room was beautiful laid out , spacious . Breakfast the next morning was...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Stayed here a few weeks ago with my partner and a number of friends. We were all made feel very welcome and really enjoyed our stay here. Would recommend and would have no hesitating in returning. Keep up the good work and think with a...More

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Emam70
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Hi Eman,we are just 500 metres from Birr Castle 🏰,at the end of Oxmantown Mall, Regards martin
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"If possible choose a room to the back as its on a busy road"
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