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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 February 2013

I stayed here, along with the rest of my wedding, the night before my marriage. Geraldine & Eugene could not have been better hosts if they had tried. They looked after us superbyly, even down to cooking another (delicious) breakfast for a friend who arrived...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2013

We had a delightful time at Laurel Villa. Geradine and Eugene were excellent hosts and a great source of knowledge about Irish poets and the local area. The rooms were extremely comfortable, warm and beautifully decorated. As many other guests have noted, the breakfast was...More

Thank Beverly D
Reviewed 28 January 2013

I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in your home at the weekend. Very comfortable bed and a beautiful home. I stay in many hotels and can honestly say it made my top 3. Why? Comfortable. Warm welcome. Relaxed, ease and hospitality. Good vfm. Plus a glimpse...More

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 24 January 2013

As Irish people, we feel that Gerardine and Eugene are doing a great service to Seamus Heaney's birthplace in co. Derry by promoting his work and that of the Irish poets in the way they have represented the individual bedrooms. The house dates from the...More

Thank 680Sean
Reviewed 30 December 2012

Lovely place and service. Our first time visit- beautiful hotel, friendly staff, delicious food. Peaceful comfortable rooms. We didn't want to leave! Would go back in a second. Highly recommend this B&B to anyone -Mark from Canada-

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Janet C
5 February 2015|
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Response from martha6262014 | Reviewed this property |
It was around 35 to 40 pounds. Contact them directly for rates, though. It's a great place to stay.
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"All the rooms are excellent"
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"Book room and a tour."
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"We closed the windows at night to sleep so we did not hear the traffic."
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"Rooms at back may be quieter"
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