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Riverview House Bed and Breakfast

Summerhill, Old Galway Rd, R446, Athlone, Ireland
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Corolla, Nc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I booked this B&B online several weeks before traveling to Ireland, needing a place midway between Clifden in Connemara and Dublin for one night. I had never spent time in Athlone, and this looked convenient and easy to access off the M6 motorway. I was pleasantly surprised to receive an e-mail from owner Carmel Corbett two days prior to my... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

What a nice place with a charming hostess ! Athlone can get a bit manic with hen/stag parties spilling around the centre - especially at weekends - so we found the Riverview was the perfect antidote to that. Situated a couple of miles / five minutes drive out of the centre on the old Galway Road R446- not too far... More 

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riverview500, Owner at Riverview House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. It was a pleasure having you and your relatives. Sean and I are delighted you enjoyed your stay. I appreciate your positive feedback about our B&B. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're traveling to our area again in the future, we... More 

punta gorda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Had a two day Stay on May 19th and 20th. Rooms are very well appointed. Shower a little small however everything was sparkling clean. We arrived early and Carmel was more than helpful! About a 10 minute drive to town and located just off the main Hwy into Dublin. A great stop off and about 1 1/2 from Dublin airport.... More 

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Essexville, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Riverview House is just out of Athlone. We had a triple room. It was clean, spacious and beds were very comfortable. Breakfast was excellent. Hostess provided information on local places to eat and stay. For our 1st bed and breakfast stop, we were very pleased with our choice.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

We had a nice stay at this B&B. It was close to the center of the town. The hosts were very welcoming. She recommended an Italian restaurant for dinner and suggested that we pick up a bottle of wine because it was a byob restaurant. We had a wonderful dinner and a good nights rest. The breakfast the next day... More 

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Tracy, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We were booked here because the B&B's in town were full because of a Drama event. Best thing that could had of happened us. It is just out of town, so we are away from the craziness of the town but near enough to enjoy town. Athlone in the center of Ireland and 1.5 hours drive / train from Dublin... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Great Place and quiet area! Carmel is a wonderful Hostess and great cook!! Mmmmmm! breakfast was excellent! wish we could stay longer, our room was spotlessly clean and warm, nicely decorated as was the entire house!! we will be back!! BENJAMIN AND GENOVIEVE Los Angeles California

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Guisborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

1st class accommodation. Great location, only a few minutes drive into Athlone centre. Booked a twin room for myself and my father and we were both thoroughly delighted. Room was lovely and very well proportioned and decorated to a very high standard. Brilliant hospitality from owner. Only had one night but would be more than happy to stay there again.... More 

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Raleigh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This is a lovely place run by a very nice women who takes good care of her customers. The food was very good and the room was very nice. The only negative would be the location, as you'd need a car to drive to anywhere to eat, drink or listen to traditional music. That said, we'd definitely consider staying here... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I really liked this B&B. Any corners that could have been cut were not. Chocolate biscuits with the tea/coffee making facilities, bottles of water for the room, a range of toiletries and bathroom essentials, many B&Bs leave these out, but Riverview House does not. Carmel is a very welcoming host and ready to help guests out with anything they need.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
2 story red brick house located on the R446 on the west side of Athlone, 2 minute drive from M6 to Galway or Dublin. Free private parking. Free Wifi. All rooms en-suite with flat screen TVs & Tea/Coffee facilities. Garden for guests use. Credit cards accepted. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverview House Bed and Breakfast

Address: Summerhill, Old Galway Rd, R446, Athlone, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Westmeath > Athlone
Price Range: $81 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riverview House Bed and Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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