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The Ardilaun Hotel

#12 of 56 Hotels in Galway
Certificate of Excellence
Taylors Hill, Galway, Ireland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in a family room at The Ardilaun Hotel last week and were more than happy with our stay. The staff were all very friendly and attentive, the food in The Bistro was excellent and the hotel was generally very clean. Breakfast was served in the dining room overlooking the lovely garden and there was an excellent choice of... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights in the run up to St Patricks Day and it was one of the nicest breaks we've ever had. We selected the Ardilaun because they allowed dogs and it was a really wonderful experience. We were assigned a garden room with its own secured door onto a patio and into the... More 

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northern ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for two nights and could not fault it in any way. Staff very friendly and helpful. Sharon booked us in and out and was extremely pleasant. Hotel spacious and very clean. Bed room clean warm and very comfortable. We only had meals in bar and food very tasty especially steak sandwich. Leisure centre great enjoyed pool and extra... More 

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cork
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a Wedding , it was lovely from start to finish . The location is just a short walk from Salthill and the City. The room was perfect and the breakfast was delicious. The Hotel had a lovely charm and is surrounded by gardens making it feel very private . The staff were very friendly and would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed last weekend with the girls and had a great time from we checked in until we checked out. Had dinner in both the dining room and the bar and both were thoroughly enjoyed by all. Lovely tasty breakfast even when dining room was busy. Pool and jacuzzi great after a day in the city!! Great location - short walk... More 

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JohnRyanMD, Owner at The Ardilaun Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jean D, Thanks you for your kind review of The Ardilaun hotel recently. We are delighted that you chose The Ardilaun for your Girly break and will be delighted to welcome you and your friends back in the future. Kind regards, John Ryan, Managing Director More 

County Cork, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed here midweek for two nights , the hotel is charming old world but could do with a bit of an upgrade. On first evening lift out of action so had to use stairs , this was not a big problem but for older people could , if we're staying on third or fourth floor .

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JohnRyanMD, Owner at The Ardilaun Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pat, We apologise for your inconvenience during your stay when the lift was not available. We did have the engineers in as quickly as possible to sort out the problem. True some of our rooms are older than others but we are continuously upgrading and refurbishing to keep up with high standards. In the main we find that our... More 

county tyrone
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the time we checked in until we were leaving after four days we could not help but be impressed by the friendly manner of all the staff.Our bedroom was large with double and single bed which were very comfortable and tastefully furnished with good quality furnishings.The bathroom had a double sink,bath and separate powerful shower with good quality towels... More 

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JohnRyanMD, Owner at The Ardilaun Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tyrone traveller, We are delighted with your stellar review of The Ardilaun recently. We hope to welcome you back in the near future and we highly value your recommendation of The Ardilaun as a destination. Many thanks. kind regards, John Ryan, Managing Director More 

County Westmeath, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner & I stayed here at the weekend with our puppy. It was one of the few hotels that were dog friendly. Location was ideal. Room was perfect for us,leading out onto garden for the puppy. Reception staff were most helpful and very informative.Will definately be back there again. Breakfast was tasty Great value for money also. & Loved... More 

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JohnRyanMD, Owner at The Ardilaun Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thank you for your lovely review of The Ardilaun. We are very pleased that you had a good break with your puppy over the weekend. thank you for your kind comments on food and service and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, John Ryan, Managing Director More 

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this hotel for a one night stay , rooms very dated , the hotel is very much reminiscent of an English manor hotel however the rooms still need to be updated a little , paid 89€ for one night stay which in my opinion is over priced for the style of room we were in , the walls are... More 

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JohnRyanMD, Owner at The Ardilaun Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ksm8, Thank you for your review of The Ardilaun. We are very sorry to read that you did not enjoy your stay at The Ardilaun and apologise for any inconvenience to you. We take on board your comments regarding decor, we have a continuous programme of refurbishment under way and in a hotel of our size it takes time... More 

Athy, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a great three night midweek stay at the Ardilaun hotel. The hotel is ideally located close to Salthill and the city. A lovely quite clean hotel with great friendly staff. Great breakfast every morning with plenty of everything. Free newspaper every morning which was good as we were a little way from the shops. Taxi ride to... More 

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JohnRyanMD, Owner at The Ardilaun Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Martin, Many thanks for your lovely review and your comments regarding breakfast and facilities in The Ardilaun. We are delighted you chose to stay with us and that we could be of service to you. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, John Ryan, Managing Director More 

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