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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Bro and his wife (here on a visit from Australia where they are now resident), our two sisters and I went to Sligo for a short break. We stayed @ Willsborough and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Nice spacious clean rooms, tasty food and Fiona is a great host. Bro and I enjoyed morning walks before breakfast along the quiet roads... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

A very clean, home with comfortable, well-sized rooms. The area is beautiful, right near Benbulben, a close drive to Sligo town, Glencar and beaches. A substantial breakfast as well with a large menu of choices. Very friendly- I'd love to go back. Wi-fi not great though, so make sure you're not in need of it for anything important.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Myself and partner stayed at the Willsborough bed +breakfast aug 2012 and found Fiona and her husband did all that we could have wished for,to make our stay welcoming and homely. we have no hesitation leaving Excellent for all services. rooms ,showers,beds, tv,heating,and the full irish breakfast we had was perfection,the views of benbullben and surrounding areas are spectacular we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

To put this review in context, my wife and I work extremely busy jobs and when we go on vacation, we put a premium on staying in nice accommodations.  Our thoughts on Willsborough: Kind, gracious host.  Nice and clean rooms.  (I have bad dust allergies and I have had absolutely NO problems) Comfortable bed.  Strong shower. Great access to hiking... More 

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Donabate, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

What can I say. Everything was outstanding. Well done . . . Will come back some day :) Antoni

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2010

We stay just one day in this beautiful and quiet B&b,but we'll never forget! Excellent rooms,quiet place,lovely breakfast with a lot of homemade cakes and a big choice of cooked food,and friendly welcome. We felt like at our home! Thank you Fiona. Giuseppe,Fiorenzo;Emanuela,Graziella Italy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2010

What can I say? We stayed for one week at the Willsborough House and we really felt at home there from the very first minute we arrived. The rooms are large, clean and quiet. We enjoyed the Full Irish breakfast and the excellent service. Sligo is the perfect "home base", if you plan to do trips by car to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2010

After striking out in finding decent lodging in Sligo, we ledt town and asked for a recommendation at the Yeats Tavern in Drumcliff. We chose the Willsborough House from a list provided as it was just down the road. It was a very pleasant surpise, with large, comfortable rooms, a quiet setting, and a welcoming hostess. Although the location is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2010

We were staying in Sligo as a one-night stop-over point between Derry and Galway. Thanks to a most comprehensive website, the location was pretty easy to find. The accommodation is signposted from the main road. Whilst the Willsborough is a little out of town (Sligo) it guarantees peace and privacy. Wi-fi was available and on-site car-parking was certainly a bonus.... More 

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WillsboroughhouseBB, Owner at Willsborough House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review your I appreciate your honesty, but feel I must respond to your comments. I have a flat screen TV in each room, they do not have the local RTE channels as I have installed 'free to air' boxes for each TV which do not have these local channels.Each one has up to 60+ channels from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2009

This was our first experience with a B&B in Ireland. Willsborough B&B is quite easy to find and is very nice. The rooms are large, airy and nicely appointed. Fiona does a great job of serving a very delicious breakfast and is very helpful in guidance of directions, where to eat etc. I highly recommend this B&B in Drumcliff.

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only 7km from Sligo city, Willsborough House is sitting under the picturesque and peaceful Benbulben Mountain. All rooms are modern and spacious with an en-suite, TV, tea & coffee with snack, hair dryer and internet access. Our choice breakfast menu is sure to satisfy everyone with home baking, gluten free and dairy free choices. Plenty of on site parking. A choice of evening dining options nearby. We are ideally located in the North west with easy access to surrounding counties and all scenic locations. Use us as a base for a few days while you explore all this area of Ireland has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Willsborough House B&B

Address: Cullaghbeg, Drumcliff, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Sligo > Drumcliff
Price Range: $37 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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