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Riverdale Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night while on a self-guided tour of Ireland with our daughter. Mary, the hostess was extremely gracious even though we arrived later than we should have. Our room was as advertised, a queen size bed for my husband and myself and a separate twin bed for our daughter. We had a private bath that was roomy,...

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Chesterfield, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mary Fitzgerald is one of the most welcoming and friendly people I have ever met. She enthusiasticly opend her home and made us feel like e were a part of her family. She upgraded our room, provided us with an afternoon tea and coffee with muffins, and provided is with great suggestions for dinner in Doolin. She provided us with...

Thank Maurice F
Malabar, Florida
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Dad and I stayed here for the past 3 years to visit Doolin, the Cliffs of Moher and County Clare. Great breakfast and a nice bedroom with views. Nice location outside of the Doolin Village but close enough for a short drive home from the pubs. I'll be staying here again next year!!

Thank Patrick R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

1. Stayed here for a night, after a long drive post Ring Of Kerry and then from Killarney to Doolin. So when we reached here we were knackered. We were 5 people: 4 adults, 1 child(4yrs). We were given the family room, which was great, neat & tidy, ensuite bathroom. All in all, no issues with the room. It had...

1Thank BipulShukla
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

From the minute we arrived we were made so welcome. Brought in sat at a table made fresh coffee and home made baking. Mary then got a Map out and highlighted all the best locations to eat and drink. Then marked places on the map where I would get great photos and how to get to them. We then went...

Thank Martin S
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Riverdale Farmhouse B&B was an unexpected surprise. Unable to find booking at another favorite local B&B, we opted for this option. Riverdale is somewhat outside the main tourist area of the pubs and shops, but what's lost there is made up in the lovely quiet and seclusion of the Irish countryside. Hostess Mary is a delight and leaving her breakfast...

1Thank Kay P
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

What can I say our host, Mary, was just fantastic friendly and welcoming. The room was well appointed, breakfast spot on (my wife loved the pancakes) and the Irish breakfast for me ticked all the boxes. I did nick a couple of scones for the road but don't tell Mary. I should mention the coffee and cake on arrival was...

Thank Glenn G
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Mary, the owner makes this your home away from home. She has been doing this for years and her hospitality shows. We slept upstairs in the #1 room and it was super quiet and spacious. The best part is breakfast, she uses farm-fresh free range eggs and they were poached perfectly. My sister had the porridge and full Irish breakfast....

Thank Jana B
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I right this review with a big smile as I think of Mary - the owner of Riverdale who would have to be the most charming person in Ireland. & that's a hard task as there are plenty of friendly, charming people in Ireland. While we only stayed for 1 night, our room was incredibly comfortable, the road was quiet,...

1Thank Texas_travelers7479
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We couldnt be more thankful that we stayed with Mary. She welcomed us right in and made us feel at home. We had a cozy bed to sleep in and delicious food. Her brown bread was the best in all of Ireland! She was also very helpful by telling us where to go for live music and even gave us...

Thank Christen L

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Riverdale Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast

Address: Gortaclob, Doolin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Doolin
Price Range: $109 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riverdale Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Room at top of stairs (left) If lucky you can watch the harvest of the thistle. This is a large room with dormer windows.”
BillMcAdam, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are cozy”
DantheManfromCan, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The family room is a nice value if you have a few children with you.”
pinkchicago, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask Mary for recommendations on everything - pubs, food, how best to see the cliffs, and how to get where you are going next.”
MHawkM, 15 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the room for families, and we were quite comfortable there - ample room!”
Ken57Pleasanton, 13 Jul 2014 | Read review
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