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Ardilaun Guesthouse

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Illaun House 18) Galway Road (M, Ennis V95 H023 Ireland
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#11 of 34 B&Bs / Inns in Ennis
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Ardilaun Guesthouse is a modern comfortable award winning 4* Guesthouse located within walking distance of Ennis town centre. It also has the perfect location for touring the west of Ireland (20 mins to Shannon Airport, 30 mins to Limerick, 40 mins to Cliffs of Moher, 50 mins to Galway). During your stay you can avail of our gymnasium facilities free of charge or opt to relax in our sauna while enjoying river views. You may wish to try some fishing on our river side fishing deck. All rooms are en-suite and have tea-coffee facilities / hairdryers / satellite TV. The rear facing rooms have beautiful views over the River Fergus, some with direct access on to the river. We also have free Wifi. Enjoy breakfast in our bright east facing dining room with a choice of full Irish, continental, fruits, yogurts, cereals, juices where the cooked breakfast is to order as per the individual's request. All special dietary requests are catered for. Relax in our lounge and make plans for your day trips in the west, where we are more than willing to help you with directions, local knowledge and amenities.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Special diet menus
Fishing
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Non-smoking hotel
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Flatscreen TV
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FRANK O wrote a review Jun 8
Belfast, United Kingdom136 contributions14 helpful votes
No Fuss Booking and Allowed us into our Room slightly Early. Only downside was asking to use the Gymnasium and being told it was already in use ...? Fishing and BBQ Facilities in a Very Pleasant Area are also Available.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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ruthmottley wrote a review Jan 2021
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I stayed one night here over Christmas en route to a wedding in Limerick. There were guests in the room next door to me playing music really loudly and smoking in the bedroom. I needed to be up very early in the morning for the wedding and wanted a good sleep. I knocked on the wall and the music was turned up. I messaged the guesthouse on booking.com and the night manager went to the room and told them to turn the music down. Unfortunately as soon as the manager was gone the music got louder and they started shouting. This went on ALL NIGHT. I messaged the guesthouse again around 3am and the manager said he could put me in a different room. The behaviour of the other guests made it a miserable stay, but I was happy that the guesthouse offered me another room. There was no one at the desk when I checked out in the morning so I couldn't discuss possibly getting a discount/refund.
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Date of stay: December 2020
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ClaremcDublin wrote a review Sep 2020
County Dublin, Ireland193 contributions161 helpful votes
I am leaving Ardilaun Guesthouse tomorrow after booking a 2 night stay. I deliberately chose a guesthouse rather than a hotel but I now wish I’d chosen a small family-run bed & breakfast. This guesthouse is, in my view, large enough to have a full-time day & night receptionist. On arrival I had to ring a bell as reception was unmanned & had to wait in the porch. The welcome from the man I found out today is the manager was pleasant but perfunctory. I was asked what time I wanted breakfast & that he assumed I wanted a full Irish. My room, number 5, was fine with a few of the river. I use a CPAP but there were no sockets by the bed. Fine, my OSA is moderate so 2 nights without a CPAP won’t kill me. I do find it strange though, in 2020, with people charging phones, iPads etc, to have no sockets beside the bad. Anyway last night, my neighbours in room 3, a woman with at least 2 men, decided to party, loud music, talk, laughter & more that I’ll leave to the imagination of people reading this review. As there is no staff member around at night & no phone in the room or any number to call, this led to a real problem for me in terms of getting any sleep. I ended up hammering on the wall a few times. They finally, after the 3rd or 4th time I did this, decide to settle down for the night, at about 2am. This is why I believe staying in a small family run B & B would have been better. The owners of such premises take pride in their product. Clearly the owners of Ardilaun Guesthouse take no such pride in their business. I wouldn’t stay here again, I like a business that cares about its customers.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Morgana B wrote a review Jul 2020
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I stayed with my boyfriend for the weekend while travelling through west coast. Great location, comfortable room and cute back view with a deck and lake. The Atlantic way is really close by as well as Ennis. Safety protocol was provided, which it was important.
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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carlos m wrote a review Jul 2020
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I stayed the weekend with my girlfriend, Amaizing place with stunning view to the lake with a beautiful deck and chairs to sit and amazing beds that found really relaxing and quiet after doing some road trips around Clare, locations is perfect for those want to explore all the good things on the Atlantic way 30 min driving from the cliff of moher and also not far from the north of Kerry and limerick, the attention was amaizing and really attentive to the safety protocols especially important in this times
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
$71 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of MunsterCounty ClareEnnis
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ardilaun Guesthouse
Which popular attractions are close to Ardilaun Guesthouse?
Nearby attractions include Escape Rooms Ennis (2.1 miles), Ennis Friary (1.7 miles), and Dromore Wood Nature Reserve (3.8 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Ardilaun Guesthouse?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a fitness center, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Ardilaun Guesthouse?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, a desk, and a seating area.
Is parking available at Ardilaun Guesthouse?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ardilaun Guesthouse?
Conveniently located restaurants include Henrys Bistro & Wine Bar, Town Hall Cafe, and Cafe Aroma.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ardilaun Guesthouse?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness center and a sauna during their stay.
Are there any historical sites close to Ardilaun Guesthouse?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Ennis Friary (1.7 miles) and Toureen House (3.2 miles).