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Lake Avenue House

Port | Bawnboy, Ballyconnell, Ireland
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Ranked #2 of 6 Ballyconnell B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
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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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Southampton, United Kingdom
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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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Livingston
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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

Dublin, Tipperary, Ireland
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Spacius en-suite bedrooms with TV in a beautiful, scenic setting. in the pretty village of Bawnboy . are ideal for visiting Cavan, Leitrim, Fermanagh and Northern Ireland.Very helpfull owner. Very good breakfast. So quiet. 10 minutes from restaurants and pubs.

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

Dear Nancy M, thank you very much for taking the time to review Lake Avenue House B&B, I am delighted you enjoyed your stay in this part of the Northwest of Cavan which is as you say beautiful and scenic. I am glad you enjoyed the breakfast and the peace and tranquility of the area . Hopefully we will see... More

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4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

My wife and I stayed for 5 nights and wish we could have stayed longer. Catherine and Joe were so gracious. Breakfast was excellent - homemade brown bread was superb. Without our asking, Catherine even had some lowfat milk ready for our breakfast. We definitely recommend this B&B for anyone else.

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Management response:

Dear Phillip M, Thank you so much for your kind and warm review, Joe and I are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Lake Avenue House. It was a pleasure having you and your wife stay with us. I am so pleased you enjoyed our home cooking and we endeavor to meet our guests requests where ever possible. Thank... More

Todtmoos, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

We spent the last day of our one-week tour across Ireland in this wonderful place and were welcomed with incredible warmth and hospitality. Even though we could only stay for one day, this was an incredibly relaxing time, being far away from big roads and busy cities. The breakfast Catherine prepared for us was wonderful, and we were especially glad... More

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

Thank you very much for your lovely review, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at our Bed and Breakfast. More

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Address: Port | Bawnboy, Ballyconnell, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Cavan > Ballyconnell
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Nestling peacefully in the midst of numerous lakes, Lake Avenue House is the perfect location for touring the North West of Ireland. We pride ourselves on our excellent service and attention to detail. Relax on arrival in our guest sitting room and sample our home cooking with tea/coffee. Take a stroll to St. Peter’s Church which offers views over Templeport Lake. Ideal Dublin/Donegal stop over point off the N87 ... more   less 
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