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Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun all inclusive stay, lots of family reunions book here. We were assigned a dining table for all meals and the staff is warm and friendly and goes out of their way to help you. Good food, not great, but plentiful. Location is great for families with kids, nice pool kept at the perfect temperature,, lots of games. Evening is...

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Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Stayed at Gavin's Irish Country Inn for a family reunion. The attention that was given to our group was beyond expectations ! Everybody very friendly and willing to accommodate us in every way. Rooms very roomy and spotless and bed were very comfortable. Had a great time in the Pub and enjoyed the music very much. Food was plentiful and...

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otis, ma
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This place was deplorable. Had to pay all up front, but after going to our room we knew why, The only thing that was good was the entertainment, music in the pub made the stay and a foliage bus ride. The pub should be shut down and cleaned, dance floor was filthy very cool in there and the fans and...

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Bsiena, Owner at Gavin's Irish Country Inn, responded to this review

Again after our conversation the other day, we sincerely apologize for your stay. You seemed to be very bothered about paying upon check-in and that has been our policy for about 20 years and is on every confirmation we send in advance. Words can not fully respond to this trip advisor review. For our returning customers for over 50+ years,...

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Been coming to gavins for 40 years love this place great people great music great food and ice cold Guinness heaven on earth what more could you want if your irish or just like enjoying life like we do and haven't been here your missing out

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Newton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Our extended Irish family have spent many happy summers in the Catskills, frequenting all of the pubs in the area, including Gavin's. The area is not as hopping as it was when I was a child but we really enjoyed our time at Gavin's. All meals are included and the food is quite good. Everyday we looked forward to 'our...

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Yonkers, New York
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Another great time was had by all! Young and old alike look forward to this week every year....it is a time we can all be together and enjoy ourselves! Every year brings something new and this year was a bocce court! It was definitely a hit.....everyone played it at one time or another...and this year a light lunch was served...

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Bethpage, New York
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a relaxing, casual vacation this is the place to go. Our family comes back every year and the kids love it. The food is great, the rooms are clean, and it's just a great place for what a vacation should be. The kids love being able to run around day and night and the adults...

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We spent a weekend here with our extended family, as did many other similar groups at the same time. Though most of the buildings are a little old, the Gavin family has done a good job of bringing this place back up to date. The entire area north of the Catskill park known as the Irish Alps has seen better...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Great beer, great bar companions, great music. Might be OK for kids, but the beer flows very freely here, and I don't think I would take young children with me. But for a very good time hearing Irish music and singing along with the friendly crowd, this place cannot be beat.

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Babylon, New York
Reviewed 22 July 2016

My extended family and I and friends have been vacationing at Gavin's for years. It's a place where your children can run free without worry which is a rare thing in this day and age. Gavin's has everything you need, and nothing that you don't. The Gavin family and staff are wonderful. The food is good. The rooms are clean....

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Bsiena, Owner at Gavin's Irish Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Trish! We truly love hosting your family for over 10 years and it's our honor to serve you. Your family has supported our business no matter what and that's a loyal group!!!! Believe it or not, we have over 50 family reunions/gathers for 2016 with many rebooking for 2017. We hope this support only continues and welcome new...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gavin's Irish Country Inn is a unqiue experience as we are an all inclusive Irish Inn with accommodations + meals + activies + entertainment all included in their nightly rates (with the occasion room only rates as well). The 3rd generation Innkeepers passed down from their family, the Gavin's, Brian and Bernadette are your hosts along with their outstanding staff who will do thier very best to accommodate all your vacation desires. Gavin's Irish Country Inn looks forward to greating you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gavin's Irish Country Inn

Address: 118 Golden Hill Rd, Cornwallville, Durham, NY 12418-1309
Region: United States > New York > Catskill Region > Durham > Cornwallville
Price Range: $413 - $413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gavin's Irish Country Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Gavin`s Irish Country Hotel East Durham
Country Inn East Durham
East Durham Country Inn
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