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Joyce's Marian Villa Guesthouse

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, Keel, Achill Island, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place! I was fortunate to have stayed two nights at Joyce's. Ann could not have been more welcoming and kind - particularly to a weary traveler. My room was very clean and comfortable. The guest area downstairs had a roaring fire which was a welcome sight after a rainy day. Ann had a nice selection of tea... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to spend a few days in this beautiful property. Our family room was large with a large bathroom with bath, much to my daughters delight. Often properties only have a shower which isn't the easiest with young children. The host Ann, was very pleasant and couldn't have done more to welcome us and ensure our stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my wife went on our Honeymoon to Achil and stayed 3nights in the Joyces Marian Villa, We got warm welcome, the jawdroppin beautiful scenary from our bedroom scenary of clare island, the ocean and mountains was amazing and the wide variety of freashly made breads and fruits was top notch...not to mention the big Irish fry everymorning! This... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay in Joyce's. The host Ann was very accommodating and location is brilliant. Lovely fish restaurant close by and pub. The rooms are basic but clean. It is good value for money and the breakfast was excellent. We had a lovely lad called Oisin who served our brekkie and filled up all our water bottles!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Joyce's last week it was lovely, clean the breakfast was very good. Maybe a little more relaxed might be good. Everything very perfect. I wonder if I had kids running around I might be worried.

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Portstewart, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Superb location, near beach shops, restaurants and pub. Accommodation very good and breakfast great choices.Hospitality could not be beaten. A very short walk to the beach likewise to restaurants, pub and shop. Ann could not have been a better host

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We went there for a weekend getaway and we really enjoyed our stay. We received a warm welcome from the lady who owns the place who kindly directed us to our rooms and told us about the surrounding areas. The place was perfectly located close to the beach and the rooms were absolutely clean and very cosy. However, the lovely... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Had a wonderful stay very clean excellent food Ann very friendly and helpfull would not hesitate in returning hopefully in the near future we stayed there in may. Location was good very near to a lovely beach

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

If you're visiting Achill, be sure to stay at Joyce's. The location is first class and the welcome from staff (especially Anne) makes you feel at home from the off. My group arrived after midnight for the Achill Half Marathon and Anne stayed up to welcome us even though she had to be up for early breakfast a few hours... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

My mother and I stayed at Joyce's Guesthouse for three nights in May, and only wished our plans had allowed us to stay longer! Our twin room with a sea view was comfortable and attractive; it was especially good to have lovely woollen blankets on the beds, along with a couple of extra cozy throws for a little warmth while... More 

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