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3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Bridge Street, Clifden, Ireland
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Ben View House
Ranked #7 of 46 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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hillsborough, north carolina, usa
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98 reviews 98 reviews
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a find! We were so pleased to be at the Ben View House during the slower November season. We loved chatting with Eileen and her brother, Wes. They were so friendly and accommodating. Our room was spacious with big bright windows overlooking the corner street. We were warm and the heat can be adjusted. The breakfast was delicious and... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Immeditately Eileen felt like family, hostess with the mostest! This b&b was the nicest, cleanest, most-comfortable & friendliest b&b we've ever stayed in. My brand-new finace and I were driving around for hours trying to find the perfect b&b & town to stay. Earlier in the day we had heard the news my younger brother had passed, and we were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

My family of four had a great two night stay at the Ben View. I'm sure there are many nice places in this adorable town, but I would chose to stay at the Ben View again. Why? Eileen and the warm welcome she gave us! She made us feel so comfortable in her sweet home. My kids loved her pancakes... More

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Inverness
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This just has to be the best value in Clifden., We were given the warmest of welcomes. Nice room with en suite and a sumptuous breakfast beautifully served. The house is conveniently situated in the town and is full of interest and antiques. All for an extremely reasonable price. Could not have been better

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Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

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 September 20, 2014

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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Vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

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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11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

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 September 15, 2014

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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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

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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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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