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The Twelve Hotel

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Cartagena, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at The Twelve Hotel for 4 nights during the Galway Oyster Festival. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We took a luxury suite which gave us plenty of extra room to chill out in. The staff were friendly and helpful. The room had all we wanted but was a little tired. The bathroom needed regrouting, and we could have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were very happy with the service, it was really professional and they couldn’t do enough for us. We were planning our wedding from Australia and we had wonderful personalised service from the planning stage right up until the day of our wedding. The staff were very professional as well as being warm and friendly. From the beginning when we... More 

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Paris, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here with a group. At least two couples had to change rooms due to plumbing problems. The design of the bathrooms is awful. The open door blocks the sink which is the vessel type. Water splashes all over when using it. The rooms are very dark and the decor is odd. If we were there on our own... More 

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Buchanan, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Bathrooms are inconvenient to use. Lighting in the room is very dark. No plug-ins for the hairdryer in the bathroom. Where the plug-in is located in the bedroom area, no mirror. Several in our group have had problems with their rooms and had to be relocated

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Lafayette, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Twelve hotel West of Galway right on the Atlantic Coast is a great hotel. The rooms are clean and and the location is excellent. The staff are super friendly and helpful. Free parking, wifi and breakfast included in the price. What more could you ask for?

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Thank RichCa123
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We checked in to meet Alma and Sam on Sunday evening, an arrival drink was offered as we checked in for dbb package. Lovely wam arrival and they were both v chatty. Large mirrors on the corridors a nice plate of desserts and fruits on arrival into the bedroom. The room with balcony and nicely lit bathroom and mini bar... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed with my mum for 3 nights on the 3nights/2 meal package. Lovely hotel with a bustling bistro bar. Exceptional helpful and friendly staff. A wonderful facial in the petit spa and 2 absolutely wonderful meals in the west restaurant. Clean comfortable rooms with minibar. Technology in the room a bit dated but functional. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real pleasure to stay and eat here. Luxurious all over. Unflinching attentiveness of staff. Restaurant food so good it's a whole new experience. A quality experience from start to finish and good value. We will be back.

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NJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and quirky hotel. Stayed 1 night and had a good time. Had dinner at Pins and beers at the bar. The only bad thing was the wifi....didn't work in the rooms. Staff said it was due to the storm (breezy and rain.). A small plate of home made mini-cupcakes were in the room at arrival.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Twelve has everything. We have been on a number of occasions - the huge attraction for us is that they have two dog-friendly rooms and we have taken our terriers on a number of occasions. The rooms are quality, with all the mod-cons, wireless etc, big comfortable beds, sitting room area - and then doggy bowls, little treats and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
West Restaurant
West Restaurant
Cuisines: Irish, European, French, International
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Twelve - where history and tradition meet luxury and style. The Twelve is located a beautiful ten minutes from Galway city on the coast road to Connemara. Opened in 2007 to rave reviews, The Twelve won 'Best new hotel in Ireland' and since then has been judged the 'Best boutique hotel in Ireland' every year. Acclaimed for its passion of advocating great food through the use of local, seasonal products, The Twelve has also won every food and wine award there is to win. The Pins Bar really sets the tone with a hip, urban style (awarded Best Gastro Pub in Ireland), this hangout attracts an eclectic crowd. Grab a cocktail and enjoy the best of live music on the weekends. Experience West at The Twelve for the ultimate, gourmet dining experience, then retire to your chic room and consider ordering exclusive seaweed spa treatments to begin your next wonderful day in Barna, Galway. Visit West restaurant and The Pins BarBistroBakery on Trip Advisor ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Twelve Hotel

Address: Barna Coast Rd., Barna, Galway, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Galway > Barna
Price Range: $130 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Twelve Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 48
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The 12 Hotel
Twelve Hotel Barna
The Twelve Hotel Galway/Barna, Ireland
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