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    Shearwater Hotel

    Marina Point, Ballinasloe, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good30%
    • Average14%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
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    “family suite” (16 reviews)
    “lovely hotel” (47 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
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    Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

    We had a nice two night stay in the hotel.. food was nice and staff were friendly... the only problem was a smell of smoke in the room from the previous guests and the window wouldn't shut.. which meant the traffic was very loud in...More

    Thank moovers
    Response from ShearwaterGM, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded August 24, 2015

    Dear Moovers, Great that you enjoyed both the food and beverage offering and also the lesiure centre facilities within the property. All of our guest rooms are non-smoking, so I will be reviewing our procedure to ensure that this is implemented fully, with implications for...More

    Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

    Just want to say a huge thank you to Siobhan & Liam for the excellent service we received on our recent visit there. Also want to compliment the Chef on the most amazing food will definitely be coming back very soon. Thank you Siobhan for...More

    Thank catherin54
    Response from ShearwaterGM, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded August 24, 2015

    Dear Catherin54, Many thanks for the great feedback and both Liam and Siobhan will be delighted with the special feedback as they both are great ambassadors for the hotel property; taking great care of all of our guests. Look forward to seeing you back with...More

    Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

    We arrived at the hotel late in the evening a group of six people, the hotel was not pre booked but we were lucky as the receptionist on the evening said that the hotel was fully booked and had only three rooms over. Two of...More

    3  Thank tRoode
    Response from ShearwaterGM, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded August 14, 2015

    Dear tRoode, Thank you for your feedback and concerning to learn of the nature of your issue. This was very obviously an avoidable issue and one that clearly should not have happenend, nor will it happen again. I will be reviewing the issue with both...More

    Reviewed August 10, 2015

    I recently stayed at the Carlton Shearwater with my sisters, mom and special needs brother, who was celebrating his 50th birthday, and I have to say the staff at the Carlton were absolutely amazing, from the lovely reception staff who patiently answered my endless queries...More

    2  Thank Mary W
    Response from ShearwaterGM, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded August 14, 2015

    Dear Mary W, Many thanks for the great feedback and to learn of the positive experience you and your family recently had with us at the Shearwater Hotel. All of the team will be delighted with the great feedback and I will ensure your special...More

    Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

    Hotel was great with the children greeting them with an ice cream on arrival and departure. Room was clean and tidy and staff were all very helpful. We had a carvery for lunch that had a great selection. Breakfast is a buffet with a full...More

    Thank Hungrychappy
    Response from ShearwaterGM, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded August 14, 2015

    Dear Karen G, Great you and your family had a super summer break with us. The kids club team have been getting glowing feedback, with regards the great activities and fun filled days they host and I will ensure your comments are passed onto them....More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $66 - $342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 104
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    • Location
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    • Western Ireland >
    • Province of Connacht >
    • County Galway >
    • Ballinasloe
    • Also Known As
    • Carlton Shearwater Ballinasloe ,
    • Hotel Carlton Shearwater
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    dianewren
    November 5, 2016|
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    Response from Michael H | Property representative |
    The town Center is only a 2 Minute walk from the hotel
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    Nl94
    September 11, 2016|
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    Response from jennymurph1234 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes old pubs but not really any restaurants
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    Paige P
    February 24, 2015|
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    Response from Ashley S | Reviewed this property |
    They had some good deals like two treatments for 60 like massage then nails you can mix and match.
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    "Just stay somewhere else."
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    "Sundays are very busy music and dance nights make sure you ask for a quiet room."
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    "Would definitely recommend upgrading to a suite"
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