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Ashton House

Meetings of the Waters | Vale of Avoca, Avoca, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 6 Avoca B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Lovely B&B set in beautiful surroundings, just 20 minutes away from Glendalough. We arrived in the evening after having spent the day walking in the Wicklow mountains. Catriona and Shane are perfect hosts - very friendly and welcoming, offering good advice and taking care of our restaurant reservation. Tea or coffee with homemade cakes offered upon arrival. Delicious homemade breakfast... More

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Moscow, Russia
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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

This is really a home from home. Set in very beautiful surroundings, this is a perfect place to get away from it all. The room was warm and spacious with very comfortable beds, and there is also a lovely lounge downstairs with comfortable sofas and a fire. The breakfast surpassed expectations. Overall, a fantastic place to stay, which we have... More

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Bray, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We felt very welcome and at home at Ashton House. Fresh coffe/tea and cake on arrival, Catriona is a great host. The whole place is spotless! The house is right by the meeting of the waters, we had a room overlooking the river, which was great. We had a good sleep. Breakfast was tasty and homemade. The only thing i... More

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Wallingford, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Traveled from County Cavan to Glendalough and stayed in Ashton House at the Meeting of the Waters. This B&B is really lovely, recently updated, bathrooms large and very nice. Room size was fine, looked out onto the river which in the morning was just brilliant. Breakfast was delicious (loved the tomato relish, I talked about it several times the rest... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Great location, great host, great food, great rooms very modern and clean. The owner couldn't do enough for you and made you feel exceptionally welcome. Would definately go back again and stay there. Overall a great guest house.

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derry
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights when attending a wedding in the area, from arrival to departure Catriona and Shane couldn't do enough for us. The room was clean spacious and comfortable, the house itself is in a beautiful location and is a great base to explore the region. Breakfast cooked fresh and plenty of choice. We are normally hard to... More

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Seattle, Washington
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Ashton house was our first stop in Ireland and it was wonderful. Catriona greeted us with warm tea and cookies. She gave us a great overview of the area and recommendations. The property is gorgeous and Meeting of the Waters is a very special spot in Ireland. Our rooms were clean, comfortable, and quiet. The breakfast was absolutely delicious! Catriona... More

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Derbyshire UK
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12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Stayed for one night, good room, good bed, good breakfast, good hosts, struggling to find more to say. Agree with all the other comments and I probably had the best porridge I have ever eaten for breakfast. I wish we could have stayed longer and we will be back.

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Naas, Kildare, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

would like to thank Catriona and Shane for making us feel at home for our short but very enjoyable stay, very welcoming (cakes were amazing)friendly and knowledgable, couldnt recommend these lovely people and there lovely home enough, will be back! Barry/Jenny

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
36 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Lovely friendly owners and the house itself is very luxurious. Cooked breakfast is very tasty (homemade rhubarb and vanilla jam is gorgeous) and the setting is so calm and peaceful. Thank you very much for accommodating us on the first night of our round Ireland bike trip.

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Address: Meetings of the Waters | Vale of Avoca, Avoca, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Avoca
Amenities:
Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #3 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Avoca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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