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The Ardilaun Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Taylors Hill, Galway, Ireland
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Ranked #14 of 56 hotels in Galway
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    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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2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for a weekend and found it to be a beautiful hotel. Food and staff were excellent . Hotel location is very handy for touring as your only a short drive from galway city or to tour the more rural areas of Connemara

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights in Hull a party of 10 adults and 7 children rooms are clean and big the food is nice breakfast has a good selection but get there early as any later and you have to queue just to get a table dinner was fine but along time waiting with a big party other than that... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Ardilaun Hotel for 4 nights for our friends wedding. Overall we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and the rooms were very comfortable. The staff are very friendly and housekeeping were very accommodating and cleaned our room at times convenient to us. The hotel has good leisure facilities with the a gym and good size... More

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Cobh, Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent two nights here and was very impressed. Full of life and very busy with groups but maintained a great peaceful relaxed and chilled atmosphere. Loved the spa and really felt refreshed. Lovely breakfast too.

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

Just a short note to thank all of the staff in the Ardilaun Hotel for such a memorable visit . It was short, but I would definately visit the hotel again. The location is excellent with a lovely walk down to Galway City and just beside beautiful Salthill. From the time myself and my companion arrived we were made feel... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Hotel was really nice and charming as was 99% of the staff. Then there was the older Filipino (I believe) woman serving as host for the Breakfast seating who greeted me with such great displeasure and responded to my simple request of a seat by the window with such a poor attitude I nearly didn't stay to eat breakfast... More

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Unionville, Ontario, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Ardilaun has a lot going for it ...beautiful grounds and the initial impression in the lobby is very positive. But the room we got as a triple was quite rundown and positioned over the spot where the kitchen staff go for their smoke breaks. I don't mind overhearing conversations in Gaelic but we had to leave the window open... More

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Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first time I have ever went to the trouble of writing a review but feel I have to as I am so annoyed. Booked a prepaid triple room on the internet.On arrival I got the feeling that this type of booking is not welcome by staff as after several minutes of paper crunching we were advised that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, this was meant to be a 5* hotel that was booked as part of our castle tour Ireland. Not that we wanted 5* hotels at all but it came with the package. This was probably the biggest disappointment in the whole trip. We had been booked in a "garden room", checkin was a little slow and they seemed a... More

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352 helpful votes 352 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed overnight after my cousin's wedding reception. Firstly the reception food was excellent - no mean feat for 250 guests. All staff friendly & professional. The hotel is pleasant & set in attractive grounds. Our room was clean & comfortable and we slept well once we got to bed after 2am! Breakfast was very good with sufficient choice. We were... More

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

Dear Guest, Your feedback is wonderful and we are absolutely delighted that you have taken the time to post your review. Wedding reception business is very important to us here and we are very well aware of how important the day is to the bride, groom, their families and friends so it is vital that every element of their booking... More

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Address: Taylors Hill, Galway, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Ardilaun Hotel 4*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#4 Spa Hotel in Galway #8 Family Hotel in Galway #9 Luxury Hotel in Galway #12 Romantic Hotel in Galway #18 Business Hotel in Galway
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The Ardilaun is a family owned hotel, newly refurbished to a 4**** standard, Ideally located amongst spacious private grounds, minutes from city centre. 125 Luxurious bedrooms to include garden rooms and unique suites. Comfortable spacious lounges, award-winning "Camilaun Restaurant" and superb leisure club with its 18m swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and gymnasium. Beauty salon on site. Conferencing facilities for up to 650 delegates. Complimentary car parking. ... more   less 
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