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Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Iceford | The Quay Road, Ballina, Ireland
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Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 19 Ballina B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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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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Dublin
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
19 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Dolores Jordan is treasure. She is the proprietor of Red River Lodge and she does a mighty fine job. We turned up on her doorstep one evening after seeing the online reviews for Red River Lodge. And we were so glad we did. The house is beautiful. Bright and welcoming, but still has a family house feel. At the front... More

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Cristin, thank you so much for the amazing review. That's what I love about B&B...meeting people like you! Dolores More

Providence, Rhode Island
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

My wife and I, and our two children 16 & 20 spent two evenings at Red River Lodge. There's not much more I can say without repeating what has already been said in other reviews. We arrived late the first evening, and I made sure to call ahead to let them know we would still be on our way. Mark... More

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much, Michael, for taking the trouble to write such a great review. I enjoyed our chats and meeting your lovely family. More

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We began a biking holiday in Ballina and Red River Lodge was our first B&B. It set the standard beautifully. Doloros our hostess was extremely hospitable. Tea, coffee and biscuits were available in reception at any time. Our room was extremely comfortable and our breakfast set us up exceptionally well for the day. Doloros's husband Mark, even assisted us with... More

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you make it back again. Dolores More

Clifden, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Stayed here on July 7 for one night. Was very impressed as I rarely stay in b&b's, just don't find they give value for money. This house was exceptional. The host is a charming, friendly well informed lady, very helpful but not intrusive. Facilities are very good , rooms very high standard and overall a place I will return to.... More

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It was such an honour to read your review knowing you have such an important position in the hospitality sector. I took on board your comments regarding cereal and added a further selection to the buffet. Thank you so much for taking the trouble fo write a review of your stay with us and hope we see you again. Dolores More

Westchester County New York
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
33 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This B&B has been operating more than 15 years. It is about 5-10 mins north of Ballina. I loved our room with sweeping views west over the River Moy. Their garden is drop-dead gorgeous. Breakfast is served in a beautiful conservatory and was excellent , with several choices . Dolores gave us a great deal of attention, helping us select... More

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Armonk for your great comments. We love helping our guests to get the very best out of the area whether it is dining out or sightseeing. Most of all we love chatting to our guests. Mark loved your reference to "drop-dead gorgeous garden"!!! Dolores More

Webster Groves, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Dolores and Mark have created a most beautiful and restful place overlooking their lovely gardens and the Moy estuary. We had a wonderfully elegant and private room with an exquisite view of the river. Dolores fed us thoughtfully prepared breakfasts in the bright sunroom, and gave knowledgable guidance to sights in the Sligo area and all along the coast of... More

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Wendy, thank you for your lovely review of your stay at RRL It was a pleasure to meet you both and and enjoyed our conversations. Thank you for spending precious days of your honeymoon with us and we wish you both every happiness in the years ahead. Dolores More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Excellent B&B on the banks of the river Moy. Beautiful house, excellent rooms and a lovely landlady. The breakfast was superb, and the breakfast room itself has gorgeous views over the garden and the river. Rooms are very comfortable and very good quality. Definitely recommend this B&B.

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Kevin, for your great review. It was a pleasure to meet you and hope you make it back to the West of Ireland again. More

Killala, Ireland
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

We live in the Ballina area and when friends ask us where they can stay for a B&B option we always recommend Red River Lodge. Delores (the proprietor) runs a first class establishment. If you want to experience the best of Mayo then get booking.

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Coops for another great review of our B&B. We are so pleased you send all your friends and family to RRL. They are such lovely people it is a pleasure to take care of them for you. Many thanks again. Dolores More

Rockanje, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

We stayed at Red River Lodge for three nights. We where with two couples and all enjoyed our stay. Dolores made us feel at home and in the morning we had a wonderfull breakfast. Furthermore she told us much about things to do and see. From our rooms we had beutifull views over the river. Really enjoyed our stay.

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MoyView, Owner at Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Rockanje for great review of your stay at Red River Lodge. I am very pleased you your partner and friends enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to share local knowledge with you and really enjoyed our morning conversations! Dolores More

Appleton, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

I made the terrible mistake of thinking I had booked in the other city of Ballina, and did not realize my mistake until arriving into the cit of Ballina outside Limerick. Dolores graciously accepted my apology and refunded my money. So appreciative of her quick response and compassion. A true testament of the character of the folks that run this... More

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Additional Information about Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast

Address: Iceford | The Quay Road, Ballina, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Ballina
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 19 B&Bs / Inns in Ballina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Red River Lodge Bed & Breakfast 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Red River Lodge is a family run Bed & Breakfast, ideally located in North Mayo, 5km from Ballina. You will receive a warm Irish welcome on your arrival. Relax and unwind in our stylish, modern rooms overlooking the scenic river Moy estuary. Golf, fishing, walking, cycling are just a few activities in close proximity to our home. We guarantee a memorable, tranquil and thoroughly enjoyable experience. Complimentary Wi-FI is also available throughout the house. ... more   less 

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