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Foyles Hotel

Main St., Clifden, Ireland
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Ranked #6 of 7 hotels in Clifden
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
trevcole Dunfanaghy, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Dunfanaghy, Ireland
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94 reviews 94 reviews
64 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice old. friendly hotel but in need of a 'facelift'. If you have heavy suitcases there are no elevators. However it was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was excellent. The rooms are also comfortable but the furnishings are old and fixtures are not always intact! It is central and as such has a great location.

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a very lovely hotel with it's historical lobby. Breakfast was super. Location is great. Rooms are very clean and spacey. We stayed in a room with street view. It was a little noisy, but it did not bother much. Hotel personnel is perfect.. We enjoyed this hotel and the area before heading to our beautiful Connemara sky drive..

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is a lovely old-fashioned (in the best possible way) hotel with an amazing Irish breakfast and a nice room with a surprisingly big and very comfortable bed. The staff are very friendly and helpful. There is also a lovely cosy bar where you could stay for the evening no problem. The price we paid was excellent seeing as... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Foyles Hotel with a group of (mainly) seniors in May 2014, including on a Friday and Saturday night. I had been a bit worried beforehand about the possibility of noise on those evenings, given that the hotel is situated in the heart of small town. I need not have worried. We were not disturbed by noise and... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

booked a triple room for a Sunday night , lovely guy on checking in , didn't expect much with booking a triple but room 205 was great , huge 1 single and a double and then other side had 2 singles ! spotlessly clean. late down for dinner in Marconi restaurant but the nice guy managed to fit us in... More

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Satellite Beach, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After our drive from the Cliffs of Mohre it was so nice to arrive at Foyles Hotel. We were a party of six.. 2 families. This hotel has family rooms available. We stayed in 115 and my brother in 201. Our room was quite large! 3 twin beds and one double in a nicely divided room. The bath was large... More

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Oslo, Norway
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming hotel is a nice town. Old hotel with lots of atmoshphere. Yes, it was a bit worn - but not so much that it was affecting our stay. And the rooms were comfortable. The breakfast was delicious (those croissants!). We only had a brief stay, but were happy about it.

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DeLand, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We stumbled upon Foyle's Hotel last May during our first trip to Ireland and we loved it. As Connemara is our favorite area of Ireland, we scheduled a night this May at Foyle's. We weren't disappointed. Surprisingly, without asking for it or prior knowledge on their part, Foyle's put us in the exact same room as last year! It was... More

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Bantry, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Had a weekend away as gift for my husbands 60th, he had never been to Connemara. We loved Foyles, it is a bit dated but that's what I loved about it. Breakfast was great, I arrived down early one morning (the staff were still setting up) but I was able to sit down with my book and was given coffee... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

Yes, the hotel is a bit worn, but it retains it's 200 year old character and the friendly, helpful staff and great breakfast more than compensate for some worn furnishings and occasional glitches (e.g., power went out on one side of our room, which was quickly fixed). Oh, and the price was the best we found in central Clifden the... More

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Address: Main St., Clifden, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of Connemara’s longest established hotels trading since 1836 and owned by the Foyles for nearly a century.Foyle’s Hotel is situated in the centre of Clifden and is an ideal central point for exploring Connemara.The Hotel’s old world elegance and atmosphere have been gracefully retained through recent renovations, each room being individually decorated and furnished with charm and warmth.The Foyles and their staff offer you a warm welcome and will be happy to assist you in enjoying the area. ... more   less 
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