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12 Bedrooms, 14 Bathrooms, Sleeps 25
Clifden, County Galway, Western Ireland

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MarkandSu...
Cork, Ireland
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3 reviews
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“Fantastic house in a great location.”
Reviewed April 2, 2012 for a stay in March 2012
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We needed a big house for our annual get together of friends as we all have an ever expanding brood of children. All in all we needed a house for 16 adults and 11 children. We thought this would be an impossible task until we found Benbaun House. This seemed to be the perfect house for our needs but you never know what a place will be like until you arrive. This house truly exceeded all our expectations. The photos on the website do not do justice to the sheer size and facilities in the house. The house was a former B&B which is now being let as a self-catering facility. We booked for a week over St. Patricks weekend. We had numerous phonecalls and emails with Brendan, the owner, before we arrived and he could not have been more helpful. He ensured everything we requested was in place before we arrived. On arrival he was there to meet us and was so friendly and welcoming. He gave us a very comprehensive tour of the house. As a former B&B everything is on a big scale. All 12 rooms are en suite, there was a huge dining room with all plates and cutlery set up for us. The kitchen had two dishwashers, which was very handy considering the size of the group. There was a toy room, fully stocked with toys, which all the children loved. The back garden has swings and slides and a barbeque, which we didn't use because of the weather. There was even a gym!! The house is located about a 3 minute walk from Clifden on the Westport road. It is in an ideal location for exploring the beautifully rugged Connemara. Clifden has numerous supermarkets and pubs. Brendan recommended Mitchell's restaurant which was gorgeous and specialises in seafood. All in all we could not have been more pleased that we chose Benbaun house for our stay. We will definitely be back again.

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Liked best: The facilities in the house.
Liked least: Clifden is very far away!!
Traveling group: Large Group/Tour
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Stuttgart, Germany
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Reviewed July 3, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
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How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: Betreuung durch Hausbesitzer - vortrefflich!!! Geschmackvolle Einrichtung + tolle Atmosphäre des Hauses
Liked least: Midges (kleine Mücken , die nicht stechen aber nerven)
Traveling group: Freunden
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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