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Hylands Burren Hotel

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1.0 of 5
The Square, Ballyvaughan Co. Clare, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Galway, Galway, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We popped in here for a late lunch, the staff were attentive and friendly. The menu was somewhat limited for the time of day. But we found some food we liked and ordered the food arrived promptly was a good sized portion and was good and hot. We saved a little room for dessert and enjoyed the pear and almond... More 

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Cavan, Ireland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for a night as a family in three rooms and found it to be very comfortable and lovely breakfast. Staff were very friendly and rooms were freshly decorated and clean. Hotel is very conveniently located for walking and exploring the Burren and for rambling around. We had three rooms close together and there's a lovely sitting area... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed as a large group on Saturday night. Hotel had just reopened the night before and while there were a few teething problems with the heat the atmosphere and food more than made up for it. We enjoyed a great evening dinner and a robust breakfast. A great place to stay and explore the Burren from. We ll be... More 

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HylandsHotel, Manager at Hylands Burren Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting such a fabulous review. It is very much appreciated by the management and staff as were aware that we had just reopened the hotel under the new management of the Quinn family. Thank you so much for your understanding for the teething problem. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My fiancée and I stayed in this hotel on a spur of the moment weekend away. It was really nice! It's very homely and welcoming. We ate in the bar that evening and it was fantastic food. The breakfast the following morning was really good it was above standard that most 5 star hotels can't do. We also visited the... More 

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HylandsHotel, Manager at Hylands Burren Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting such a fabulous review. It is very much appreciated by the management and staff as we had just reopened the hotel under the new management of the Quinn family. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future. More 

Galway
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Myself and my two little girls stayed here after visiting Santa at the Ailwee Cave. It was great, tested the beds first for bouncability, then had a lovely dinner in the bar, couple of glasses of wine while the girls checked out the hotel lounges, great freedom for them and of course the christmas tree and decorations made it very... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We have just returned from a lovely stay at this friendly hotel. Wonderful to get away from the pre-Christmas crowds in the city. The staff in this hotel are a major asset...friendly and helpful, but unobtrusive. We stayed for two nights and had a delicious meal on the first night. Everything was spot on - steak cooked to perfection. Warm,... More 

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Cavan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Stayed one night , after a visit to alwee caves . Nice clean room, good breakfast , friendly staff . Very good value . Would visit it again . The receptionist was very nice and was very helpful, there was a good buss around as there were plenty of guests staying.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights and was pleasantly surprised. The hotel is very old style with allot of character. The bar was awesome, very traditional and cosy with a fireplace. Great Guinness and good food. The breakfast was also great. And the staff was awesome. Free WiFi Downstairs, but did not have WiFi in the room or any cell reception... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Just had an overnight stay in this lovely friendly hotel which is ideally situated in the Burren and close to some lovely beaches. The staff were all professional and very welcoming and the food was quite good. The bar was very cosy and we were lucky enough to enjoy an Irish trad session on the night we were there. We... More 

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Dublin
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21 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The Hylands Burren Hotel is situated in the beautiful village of Ballyvaughan. The hotel is comfortable and clean. The bedrooms could do with a bit of a makeover to make the most of this lovely sized hotel. The food is excellent - Do go there hungry! The staff are fantastic and such a credit to the hotel. But I really... More 

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