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Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse

3.0 of 5 Westport Road, Clifden, Ireland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newburyport, Massachusetts
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2010

I had stayed here once before with our son for a golf retreat in Connemara. This was a must return with my wife on a sightseeing tour this year. Upon entering our room Cathie exclaimed "she thinks of everything" marveling at how comfortable our room appeared at first glance. As a horse/pony lover Cathie was in her glory getting to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2010

My friend and I stayed here when the volcano had errupted in Iceland. The owners could not have been more helpful in letting us use their facilities to get ourselves home. Everything at the B&B was superb and I fully endorse that the breakfast was perfect, cooking my eggs to just how I like them, which is not the norm.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2010

Stayed at Buttermilk Lodge for two nights over a manic Connemara weekend. Patrick and Cathriona were warm and welcoming but never overbearing - and their B&B is a testament to their generous spirits. Our room was immaculately clean (as was the rest of the house) and had everything in it we needed. The B&B is 5 mins walk from Clifden... More 

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Southeast Massachusetts
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2010

Our room could have been a bit larger, but a King bed was worth the trade off. The room was sparkling clean with a lovely view. The Innkeeper has decorated it in delightful cows from head to toe. She is a talented artist and her paintings of The Connemarra are hung throughout. The breakfasts were exquisite! We couldn't help having... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2010

Stayed here for the Connemarathon weekend as it's very convenient for the bus pick up spot (400m). The owners were very accommodating, and got up very early to serve me my porridge, as the ultra bus pick-up is at 7:10am. Breakfast was great and plentiful. The rooms were cosy and comfortable, and the owner's were very friendly and helpful. Wifi... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2010

A lovely place to stay, well located within easy walking distance of Clifden, which is a small town but has plenty of options in terms of restaurants, bars etc. We had a great view from our spacious and comfortable room at Buttermilk Lodge. And the breakfast is really something to look forward to! Highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2009

Clean and well appointed room. En-suite room included tub and shower. My friend and I chose Buttermilk at random when we arrived in Clifden and couldn't have been happier. A short walk (less than 5 minutes) into town center. Quiet. I would recommend to anyonoe travelling in Connemara.

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Sandyford, Dublin 18
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2009

Exceeded all by expectations - from the rooms, the breakfast, the friendly service & attention to details...what a perfect stay! You can get cheap hotel rates of 50E or 59E these days but it's worth paying that little bit extra for the wonderful stay we had at the Buttermilk Lodge!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2009

Nicw place, good rooms and breakfast except a good distance fromtown. Friendly staff and well kept.

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Hermanus, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2009

From Milestone House it is an easy and pleasant 5-minute walk into town. Ample private parking is provided. I can only repeat what has been said in other reviews, Cathriona is an extremely efficient host. It is reflected in the design of the rooms, as well as the extras she is offering, e.g. laundry service, iron and ironing board in... More 

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Address: Westport Road, Clifden, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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