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The Waterfront House Country Home

Golf Course Road (L5351) | Near Aughnanure Castle, Oughterard, Ireland
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Ranked #8 of 23 Oughterard B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first impression of the house is the sparkling cleanliness of everything in sight! The decoration, floors, bedrooms, everything just shines with cleanliness. This doesn't happen by accident; it is the result of meticulous hard work. The owner Mary is so welcoming; nothing is too much trouble for her. She found us lots of walks to do and provided us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights here and we enjoyed it. The driveway you take to get back to it is the Golf Clubs Road and you follow the road all the way back and it is located at the end. The B&B was clean and owners were very friendly. Gorgeous views of the lake across the street and you are able... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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31 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The setting is amazing, a house down a tiny road in front of a lake, looks like the end of the world :) it's beautiful, the house is very nice with a sitting room available to chill out and chairs outside to enjoy the view on the lake! The only thing is that the walls are thin enough so we... More

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Longford, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Wonderful, uniquely beautiful guesthouse with outstanding views onto the lake. Located just 10 mins from the fun and extremely welcoming village of Oughterard we hope to return..for longer..next time. Thanks Mary for a lovely stay

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Dublin, Ireland
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

If you are looking for relax and tranquility, the Waterfront House is perfect. Situated in a front of a lake sorrounded by nature and in a strategic position if you wanna travel around Connemara. Rooms are spacious and well decorated. Breakfast is awesome, you can choose within a lot of variety of food and they offer both irish and contintental... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Mary gave us a warm welcome in their lovely house overlooking Lough Corrib. The room was clean and comfy, breakfast was perfect. It's a great location and ideal for those who like peace and quiet. We really enjoyed our short stay.

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Ankaran, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Wes tay at Waterfront House County Home for 2 nights. Toma and Mary were very friendly and helpful. They gave us few good tips on local attractions. Rooms are nice and clean and breakfast was very nice. The view on the lake is just gorgeus. I highly recomend this B&B!

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Beersheba, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Me and my husband stayed there for 2 nights. We slept in a room with a lovely view of the lake and Mary let us use their boat for a couple of hours. The atmosphere was warm and welcoming and the view was great. One little downside was the bugs that came from the window when it was open because... More

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11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

It rained when I arrived but I still enjoyed my one night stay at Mary's and Tom's comfortable home. I think it's a great place to stay between Galway and Connemara national park. It's quiet and peaceful and has lovely views of the lake plus the greenery outside my bedroom window. Mary and Tom are perfect hosts. When I come... More

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Naples, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Had a great one night stay here in May - very beautiful and peaceful - pity it was a little too cool to sit outside and enjoy the lake view. Clean comfortable room and very nice breakfast. Thanks Mary!

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Address: Golf Course Road (L5351) | Near Aughnanure Castle, Oughterard, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Oughterard
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Number of rooms: 8
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