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Lake Avenue House

Port | Bawnboy, Ballyconnell, Ireland
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Ranked #2 of 5 Ballyconnell B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in the Lake Avenue House for one night, on business, and was impressed with everything about it. The rooms were spacious, the owner, Catherine, was so pleasant and the breakfast was wide-ranging and fantastic. And the breakfast room was beautiful. It was also very reasonably priced. If you're looking peace and quiet, I highly recommend the Lake Avenue.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

A warm and welcoming B&B in a lovely location by a lake. Our view from the room was picturesque with a small church nearby and several grazing cows. Catherine was very accommodating and the breakfast was superb. +1 for runny eggs!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This b&b was a real realaxing place. Catherine was very welcoming and great with giving us directions to odd clay shooting place. we would recomend lake avenue house. If we are in cavan again this is where we will stay. Breakfast beautiful. Joseph Mahon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

My husband and I stayed here, attend a wedding at the nearby slieve Russel. Catherine was so welcoming with a lovely pot of tea and biscuits. Room was spacious and clean with strong hot shower. Catherines husband was so kind to drop us to the hotel, with taxi back only costing 20euro. Breakfast was perfect with a beautiful view also.... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This place is a treasure. Immaculately presented, great breakfasts and friendly hosts. Catherine went out of her way to ensure our stay was enjoyable, even contacting local people on our behalf who could help us in our family history search. The location is beautiful and very quiet, but you do need a car to be able to get around. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Catherine gave my mother and I a very warm welcome with tea and scones for our 2 night stay. The house is set in a beautiful and quiet location, and the rooms are lovely and comfortable. We were made very much at home, and the breakfasts were fantastic. We would certainly recommend this lovely B+B and I will be returning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

After being shown to our room we were provided with coffee and scones which we ate in front of a roaring fire in the guest lounge. Catherine was provides a wonderfully welcoming atmosphere and is more than helpful with local information. Lake Avenue House is set in a quiet location overlooking Templeport Lough but is handy for the many attractions... More 

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Spicer, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Our experience at the Lake Avenue House was simply exceptional. Set in the beautiful countryside of Cavan Co, we found our accommodations to be warm, welcoming and spotlessly clean. Catherine and Joe welcomed us with wonderful conversation, helpful tips, and fascinating local history..... The breakfasts are delightful..... Tasty and ample! I would recommend Lake Avenue House without exception and look... More 

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Grayslake, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

We were recently in County Cavan to visit family and had the privilege of staying at this beautiful B&B for two nights.We all wished we could have stayed longer in this lovely home.Catherine was an exceptional host,helping us greatly with local history, stories and,of course, directions.Our breakfast was remarkable,served to us in a relaxed and welcoming setting.Our rooms were spotless... More 

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Bawnboy, Owner at Lake Avenue House, responded to this review

Dear Brigid C, It was an absolute pleasure having you and your family stay with us during your recent visit to Bawnboy, Co. Cavan. I always enjoy helping out with the local information and of course the all important directions….as there are a lot of backroads in Cavan. I am so glad you found our rooms comfortable and that you... More 

Morgan Hill, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

What a beautiful home and grounds! We stayed in this lovely private house for two nights and felt as if we entered the home of friends. Catherine was charming and helpful and spent probably more time than she expected to assisting with us with directions and general information about the area. Our room was a bit small but absolutely spotless... More 

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Bawnboy, Owner at Lake Avenue House, responded to this review

Dear lilrhino , Thank you for your very kind and warm review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Lake Avenue House B&B. We try very hard to provide comfortable accommodation, good service and a homely touch in a relaxed and peaceful environment. I am always happy to help out with information on the local area (if I... More 

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