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    Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse

    Buttermilk Lodge Westport Road, Clifden H71 VF25, Ireland
    011 353 91 423 951
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    Reviewed November 8, 2017

    I've never seen so many cows in a home :) The hostess is delightful, super friendly and is helpful with tourist information and places to eat. Breakfast was great and the room offers all you will need, including a super hot shower.More

    Thank Nalpick
    Response from OToole97, Owner at Buttermilk Lodge GuesthouseResponded November 10, 2017

    Thank you Nalpick for taking the time to write your review. Yes we have plenty of cows, from all over the world at this stage ! ( thankfully they don't have to be fed !!!) We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and...More

    Reviewed October 30, 2017

    I only stayed for 1 night but now realise that Clifden is great for outdoor exploring and this B&B would be the ideal base for a longer stay. You could easily walk in to the town to enjoy the music and pubs. There was a...More

    1  Thank Merren T
    Response from OToole97, Owner at Buttermilk Lodge GuesthouseResponded November 1, 2017

    Thank you Merren T for taking the time to write your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and would like to return for longer. Hopefully it won't be too long before we get to welcome you back , Regards, Cathriona...More

    Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

    A wonderful bed and breakfast on the beautiful Wild Atlantic Way! Walking distance to the center of all the nightlife and pubs. Our hostess left nothing to chance with our room, the lodge and especially the breakfast. Love the welcoming tea and cakes with a...More

    1  Thank Juan D
    Response from OToole97, Owner at Buttermilk Lodge GuesthouseResponded October 27, 2017

    Thank you Juan D for taking the time to write your kind review. We are really happy that you enjoyed your stay here with us, Clifden and Connemara ! We would be delighted to welcome you back for a week anytime ! Patrick and Cathriona

    Reviewed October 4, 2017

    We stayed here a night, and it was lovely. The rooms are spacious and very well appointed. The beds were quite comfortable, and the bathroom well-stocked. The house is beautiful, with lovely furnishings. Breakfast the next morning was delicious! The pancakes, French toast, and smoked...More

    1  Thank apdemas
    Response from OToole97, Owner at Buttermilk Lodge GuesthouseResponded October 10, 2017

    Thank you apdemas for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay wand that everything was to your satisfaction. Thank you for the updates on your expected arrival time, delayed flights can't be helped and it makes things easier when we know...More

    Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

    A wonderfully welcoming B&B. Excellent food, comfortable rooms, perfect location for exploring the delights of the Connemara region. Hosts Patrick and Cathriona (pronounced Katrina) are very friendly and helpful, quick to suggest places to see and where to eat. Located just minutes walk from Clifden...More

    1  Thank Chris P
    Response from OToole97, Owner at Buttermilk Lodge GuesthouseResponded October 4, 2017

    Thank you Chris P for your kind review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay here with us and our location ! We hope to welcome you back in the future ! Cathriona & Pat

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    • Breakfast included
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    • $96 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "We had 5 different rooms and all great!"
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    "All of this house is lovely"
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    "The back apartment is very spacious and quiet! Lots of parking."
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    "a room overlooking the wildflower field was very quiet"
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