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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 27, 2016

Very unique country B&B. Extensive grounds, amazing views, great property, well maintained. The owners Ann & Barry are fabulous and have lots of great advice if asked. Located between Clonbur and Conga it is a great base for touring the Connemara area. We only stayed a single night but could easily have enjoyed and entire week here had we only... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 12, 2016

After we have found the place and drove up to the house and got out of the car it was immediately "Heaven on Earth"....it was sooo quite, the view is tremendous. The rooms are very well equipped and we had an balcony to enjoy the landscape. The hospitality of Ann is very nice and the breakfast is one of the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 10, 2016

Ann was a terrific hostess and gave us plenty of advice about the local villages. The property has an amazing view and plenty of nature trails to walk on. Located between Cong & Clonbur, there are several pubs and attractions to keep you occupied. Would definitely go back.

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Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed June 5, 2016

Another little get away for myself and my wife , this time for my birthday.. a last minute hunt for accommodation for the bank holiday weekend found this little gem. As always I checked out the reviews which were excellent so 2 nights bed and breakfast for 2 at €160 was a bargain.. we set off friday night and arrived... More 

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Thank ANDREW G
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed May 30, 2016

Just stayed the one night on a recent fishing trip so didnt get time to sample the full experience. However the most important elements were all present here, its comfortable, clean, well maintained, breakfast is excellent(home-baked brown bread and scones are delicious). Ann & Barry couldnt do enough for us and are very easy hosts. That is to say they... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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108 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2015

Great location close to Clonbur and Cong, You can walk to both from here via the woods, avoiding the main road. Rooms are neat if rather over dressed for my taste, but very comfortable. The bedroom and bathroom doors seemed very light and noise passed freely through. We found the property to be otherwise well maintained and impeccable however in... More 

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London
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511 reviews
123 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2015

If you were looking for your perfect example of an Irish B&B this is it. From its beautiful scenic location to the tiniest detail of the rooms, its all there. The owners do their utmost to make your stay special but at the same time allow you privacy. Parking WiFi no problem. A few minutes from Clonbur and Cong villages... More 

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Bocholt, Germany
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 15, 2015

This place has all it takes, an excellent quiet location between lakes Corrib and Mask, the nicest hosts we met so far, superbly kept guest quarters, a very nice varied choice of food for breakfast . Woodland and shore walks can start right behind the house. The villages of Cong and Clonbur are are within walking distance. It is also... More 

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania, USA
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed July 11, 2015

Ann was such a awesome host. The grounds of this B&B are something from a story book. They were absolutely gorgeous! The house was spotless and well appointed. Ann's knowledge of the area was so interesting. The breakfast was very good. Ann's warm and friendly personality would have me book this place again.

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Thank harpo017
Tralee, Ireland
2 reviews
Reviewed July 5, 2015

We stayed here 2 weeks ago. Barry and ann were so welcoming, fab room with lovely views. Beautiful gardens and lovely walks nearby. Ann was very helpful offering us advice on day trips etc, lovely irish breakfast. Would highly recommend this b and b. Very near cong which is a beautiful place.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Ballykine House

Address: Clonbur, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clonbur
Number of rooms: 5
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“The wireless can be weak in the older part of the house, had to go downstairs to get a solid connection.”
 of 5 bubbles dschrutefarms, Jun 10, 2016 | Read review
“all the room are good”
  • Garden View
  • Patio Area
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 of 5 bubbles andrewgD5994LJ, Jun 5, 2016 | Read review
“rooms at the rear have spectacular views”
 of 5 bubbles davburke, May 30, 2016 | Read review
“The suite is lovely”
 of 5 bubbles AileenG457, Jul 5, 2015 | Read review
“The triple room has a stunning view.”
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 of 5 bubbles BKBLee, Jul 1, 2015 | Read review
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