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The Branches B&B

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13 Woodhaven | Merlin Park, Galway, Ireland
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Lethbridge, Canada
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

If you get the loft room up the stairs, you would be well advised to leave your luggage on the main floor or in your rental car if you have one, as the stairs are very steep and winding and there is very little room in the loft room. That said, the breakfast was great and the owner very friendly.

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Perth, Australia
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203 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Really lovely place, very friendly owner, warm comfy beds, nice breakfast. A little bit of a squeeze in the attic room for 4 people but nevertheless a nice room. Parking can be tricky if you get home late and wifi was a little patchy, but all up a lovely stay - wish we'd had longer there.

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1 Thank memee08
Memphis TN
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28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Very good BnB. The location was very convenient. The hosts were very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was great with many different choices available. I would definitely recommend The Branches and would stay the again.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Very clean, quiet and pleasant B&B. 10 min bus ride to the city centre, however, bus stop at the end of the street 1 min walk. Great breakfast. Nice, accommodating and professional owner. The only bad point is that the bathroom was extremely small.

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Portlaoise, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Stayed in the family room with a group of friends for the Galway Races. Lovely room, clean, comfortable and very accommodating. Would definitely recommend! Good value for money and a great full Irish in the morning.

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Viersen, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Mike was a very welcoming and adaptable host. He cooked a brilliant breakfast in the morning and went out of his way to make his guests feel welcome! The rooms were clean and cosy, and the B&B is located near the city, easy access by car or bus.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

Having booked and stayed at very short notice and arriving awfully late in the evening, the owner was very accommodating to us. The rooms were fine, the shower good and we slept well. My own personal taste would be to have tea and coffee facilities in the room, but you can have it made if you want:) The breakfast was... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My husband and I stayed at The Branches for our honeymoon. We absolutely adored our time there. They were very friendly and helpful in regards to sightseeing and public transit. (This was particularly helpful to me because this was my first time outside of the states.) My favorite experience at this B&B (and my husband agrees haha) was the cooking!... More 

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Blackpool. UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Very homely, clean and friendly. The breakfast was excellent, bedroom was comfortable, only complaint there were no tea and coffee making facilities in the bedroom but if you asked the owner he would make you one. Free parking outside the house.

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is a very good B&B about 2 miles from the centre of Galway (on a bus route). The rooms are comfortable and clean, although the bathroom was very small. Breakfast was excellent and the owner was very friendly and helpful.

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