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Nederland, Texas
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My wife and I visited Ireland for our 25th anniversary. Trim was our last full day before departing in the morning. I only wish that we had gotten to experience this place longer and earlier. The place is across from a great castle (Trim Castle), which we could see from our room. There were fresh scones, and coffee and tea... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a fantastic stay. Staff was lovely rooms were better than some hotel rooms I have stayed in. Beds were comfortable breakfast was very nice. We Would stay at highfield house again would not even look anywhere else. :-)

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Hammond, United States
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a perfect location for visiting the town of Trim. We were in walking distance to the town and just down the street from the Trim Castle (where Braveheart was filmed). A highlight was the resident donkeys of the castle which loved to visit with the guests. The rooms at Highfield House were lovely including a very elegant bathroom.... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In late October, we arrived quite early -- much to early for our reservation, as our flight was an early one and the car rental and drive took us much less time than we expected. We were exhausted after a sleepless flight and a nervous drive to Trim, but our hosts greeted us with warmth and good cheer -- and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved, loved this guesthouse. Beautifully decorated in period pieces, lovely ambience and very generous hosts. Geraldine was a delight to chat with and told us all the good pubs for music. Breakfast was delicious with freshly cut fruit salad, eggs bacon and all the Irish bits! Great outlook over the river, ruins and the common which had some lovely walks.... More 

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

We came to Trim without a reservation and asked the Information Center about our options. We were lucky that there had been a cancellation at the Highfield House. Can't say enough about it. The grounds are beautiful, the room furnishings are elegant, and the breakfast was perfect. We had other plans and only stayed one night, but wish we would... More 

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

We loved this B&B and would stay here again in a heartbeat. It is in a great location, just minutes from town, across the street from the Trim Castle and geographically in a great location for exploring the sites in County Meath. The rooms were very comfortable and clean. The breakfasts offered at this B&B were outstanding. The hosts were... More 

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Door County, Wisconsin
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

Greeted by a lovely lady. Hotel and room were elegantly furnished, but room was way too small for oversized furniture and had to turn sideways to enter the bathroom door as it was blocked by a giant armoire. Was the worst night of the trip with old lumpy mattress and terribly perfumed sheets/blankets. No shower, just a sprayer in the... More 

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Thank _westgate1146
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is a good country manor style house, offers excellent location if you are visiting Trim Castle. If you are visiting Newgrange, Knowth it would be about 1/2 to 3/4 hour drive away. Friendly & helpful host, has wifi in room. Room is tastefully decorated though small, it has enough space for all the basic requirements.

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Seattle, WA
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

We spent our first night in Ireland in Trim. Earlier in the day we went to Newgrange, Knowth, and the Hill of Slane. Highfield House has a great location near Trim Castle. We enjoyed walking the town of Trim, including the paths along the river. There is free on-site parking at this B&B, that Rick Steves says used to be... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Highfield House is an elegant 18th-century period residence situated on an elevated site, overlooking Trim Castle and the River Boyne. Located in a perfect position for you to enjoy the magnificent views of medieval Trim, the historic Boyne Valley including nearby Newgrange, Hill of Tara and Bective Abbey. Tastefully decorated with antiques, art and history, you can expect a relaxing and friendly place to stay. All the bedrooms at Highfield House are en-suite and furnished to a high standard and have been designed to make your stay a comfortable and memorable experience. Family rooms are also available.Conveniently located within 2 minutes walking distance of Trim town and Visitor Centre. Motorist travelling North from Dublin Airport can park in our private car park before visiting the many quaint shops, first class restaurants and magnificent medieval ruins to be found in the immediate area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highfield House

Address: Castle Sreet | Trim Co Meath, Trim, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Trim
Price Range: $94 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“This is a B and B. We were on second floor with lovely view of grounds.”
 of 5 bubbles A3876FNjuliej, 5 days ago | Read review
“I'm sure any room would be lovely, though those overlooking the garden are particularly nice.”
 of 5 bubbles clwwood, 1 week ago | Read review
“Pay extra for a larger room.”
 of 5 bubbles Pigeon_Point_Pops, Oct 15, 2016 | Read review
“Plan at least 2 days in Trim!”
 of 5 bubbles magicoffey, Oct 15, 2016 | Read review
“We had a view of the garden & medieval ruins; a real bonus”
 of 5 bubbles Balcwm, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
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