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3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Bridge Street, Clifden, Ireland
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Ben View House
Ranked #6 of 45 Clifden B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a triple room for two days in Sept. Desmond and Eileen were delightful. We felt so welcomed and well taken care of. I was ill, and Desmond expresses a his concern to my family. He then recommended a medicine from the pharmacy. It worked like a charm. The breakfast was wonderful and tea is so much better when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very charming and superior B&B. The best! Fantastic breakfast and breakfast room. And, not surprisingly, the room we had was very clean and with new quality furniture. Forgot one pair of jeans, and Desmond and Eileen were so kind to send them to me all the way in Sweden. As you can see from reading this, when in Clifden... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our greeting from Eileen was warm and gracious. Breakfast service was pleasant and the food excellent. Our room was spacious and did not face the street so was very quiet. Wifi only available on main floor would be only minor negative.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night in this charming house recently. It has a great location just off the main street of Clifden. The house has been a B&B or lodging house for many , many years in the same family and the tradition is carried on with pride by Des and his Sister Eileen. They could not be more welcoming,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Clifden last week, we stayed At Ben View House. Can not praise Irene enough. So welcoming, we were offered a choice of two beautiful rooms. The quality of furnishings, Comfy bed and bed linen are first class. Breakfast was a feast. Everything served on Beautiful China, Silver coffee/tea pots. We stayed at 6 different Guest houses throughout our... More

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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived quite late in the evening which was no problem for pour host. What e warm welcome! The house must be a hundred years old but everything worked fine. Breakfast was plenty. It was served in the nicest little room you can think of. All tables were laid out with the finest China. We felt like King and Queen... More

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderfull welcome from Eileen, to a lovely old world guest house. Best sleep and breakfast of our week's break in the West. Eileen proved to be a most welcoming and helpfull hostess. Her pancake breakfast is superb, and was matched only by the charming antique filled dining room in which it was served. An experience not to be missed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove into Clifden unexpectedly and went looking for a room. We were welcomed by Mr. Morris, the owner, who was pleasant and accommodating immediately. He showed us a great room, toward the back of the house, so as not to be disturbed, with a large bed sunken down a step or two inside the room, like in to a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simply AMAZING! Thank you so much for a lovely experience during our stay in Clifden. The close proximity to downtown made it so easy to shop and dine without driving. The owners are within a very close distance 24/7 to answer all questions. By far, best stay yet in Ireland.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights in the Ben View B & B. Great location to start our trip. Rooms were clean and comfortable & rooms had free wifi! It was a lovely breakfast table & nothing was too much trouble if you wanted an alternative from 'the full Irish'! Having come back to see photos of the pancakes I now wished... More

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Additional Information about Ben View House

Address: Bridge Street, Clifden, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ben View House 3*
Number of rooms: 10

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