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The Maltings

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Birmingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Lovely family run accomodation, rooms clean and comfortable, staff extremely friendly, I would definately recommend in fact looking as we speak to book up for October for the family. The Castele is right next door and the river runs past the wondow as you tuck into your full Irish breakfast.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a first class bed and breakfast. I cannot give the owners enough praise for what they offer. It was immaculately clean, incredibly comfortable. Plenty of space in the room. It was simply the perfect stay.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated next door to Birr Castle, this is very much a family run, welcoming B&B. On arrival we were greeted by a small baby crawling along the floor (one of the owner's Grandchildren) which set the tone for our stay. Our rooms were on the 3rd floor (no lift) and were both very large triple rooms, although we were a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a group of 5 competing in a world competition, we were spoiled by Maeve. The best away from home experience I ever had. A priceless experience. Maeve looked after our laundry, provided us with chairs and could not do enough for us. Thanks Maeve.

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Donegal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My mum remembered staying here years ago and talked about how nice it was, so we went down and stayed one Friday night. The owner is so friendly and the accommodation is spotless and really comfortable! Breakfast was a buffet for cereals and cold items to start and when I say a spread I mean I've never seen such a... More 

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Totnes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We were welcomed warmly. The owner offered us tea and cake on arrival. Our room was comfortable with a lovely view across the river. And as we hoped the breakfast was huge. This is an ideal place to stay between Dublin and Galway. We had an excellent meal in the restaurant opposite.

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London, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We were met upon arrival by Maeve, who brought us hot tea, coffee, and scones to revive us after a long bus ride. Our room was s huge with an equally spacious and spotless bathroom. By night we were lulled to sleep by the sound of the river rushing by below our window. Five minutes' walk from the main square... More 

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Newtown, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Stayed for 2 nights recently in this lovely B&B. Spacious, clean. very comfortable and well appointed room. Very convenient to the Castle and town centre yet set in a quiet location on the river bank with plenty of parking. Great choice of breakfast and the full Irish was delicious and would highly recommend it. Friendly hosts and very good value... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 5 nights group of 3. Every room was clean and well appointed and of a good size. Maeve our hostess was friendly and extremely helpful. Breakfasts are good you get a good choice heartily recommend the full Irish. The Maltings are literally a 2-3 minute walk to the Castle. The Maltings are in a tranquil area only 5... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The food and service at this restaurant was very ordinary at best. It was like some fast food restaurant and the food wasn't even what you'd expect at a fast food place. Definitely not value for money.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Maltings

Address: Castle St., Birr, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Birr
Price Range: $86 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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