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Abbeyglen Castle Hotel

Sky Road,, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21201
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (4 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European
$$ - $$$
Sky Road,, Clifden, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I enjoyed a lovely evening at the Abbeyglen Castle Hotel to include dinner in the dining area, a regally appointed, large room. The service was excellent with the staff attentive and courteous. I enjoyed salmon and my husband had sole, both freshly...More

Thank vatikiotis
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I felt v welcome As I entered ,,in the Bar The Proprietor Brian Hughes was giving an impromptu 5 min history of Clifden with panache. I felt welcome again. Then the food ,,, ooooh. Superb. The Gentle partly old romantic irish tunes / live music...More

Thank Malachy K
Reviewed 3 days ago

While staying at the hotel we had the pleasure of eating there as well. Menu was varied and interesting and as you would expect from a country castle. Game, fish, beef and lamb to mention a few. Linger a while over breakfast and the boss...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic hotel, very welcoming friendly staff, beautiful location. Free tea and scones helped! Will definitely return.

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I found the menu quite confusing as it has different prices and instructions for guests who have prebooked dinner through their accommodation. I had the calamari for starters which was very nice and tender. Unfortunately my salmon was over cooked and too much butter sauce...More

Thank Kaelar
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We come here whenever we get the chance. Fantastic craic, great staff, wonderful rooms . Well worth a visit .

Thank damian897
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely grounds and room, hallways a bit dated. The reason for the 3 stars is we felt uncomfortable when checking in by inappropriate comments made by an older male member of staff. Other than that it was nice.

1  Thank travellertalesintown
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Food was good .. well cooked but having to pick form the same menu on 2 night and then head down to a packed bar was just not the treat I needed ..its one big room and quite dark on both nights .. romantic I...More

1  Thank Eddie R
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The Greenan-Folan guests were treated royally! The accomodations are enchanting..(but the paintings on the walls were poor copies...Brian should go antique shopping for better ones). The whole atmosphere was warm, charming...and modern-medieval!

Thank Lou S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We stayed 2 nights. From the moment we arrived at reception their was a welcoming smile . The staff are all friendly & polite. Bedrooms are large with a comfortable bed. A discounted dining voucher was presented each evening. Champagne reception in the evening &...More

Thank Covey-61
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Hello - I am friends of Eileen and Jack Cahill. I will be coming to your hotel for 2 nights March 12 and 13, 2016 I will be coming from Dublin - Could you please advise me to best way to get there by bus or train. Thank you, Patricia Faulk
25 January 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sky Road,, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21201
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