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Benbaun House - Large Luxury Self Catering House

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12 bedrooms
14 bathrooms
25 guests
7 nights minimum
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We invite you to enjoy the affordable luxury of Benbaun House, set well back from the road in the mature, leafy gardens, 3 minutes walk from Clifden Town Centre, Connemara. Benbaun House has been owned and managed by the Lydon Family since 1974. We have been extending a traditional Irish family hospitality to our guests since then. The house has been newly refurbished to a very high standard. All 12 bedrooms are spacious and tastefully decorated and are en-suite. You will also have a flat screen TV, direct-dial telephone and hairdryer. We offer a fully equipped nursery on the ground floor. The House has a game room for children and small gym. In the study you can enjoy many good books, local information, and some chat. In the grounds of Benbaun House we offers a playground for children, B...We invite you to enjoy the affordable luxury of Benbaun House, set well back from the road in the mature, leafy gardens, 3 minutes walk from Clifden Town Centre, Connemara. Benbaun House has been owned and managed by the Lydon Family since 1974. We have been extending a traditional Irish family hospitality to our guests since then. The house has been newly refurbished to a very high standard. All 12 bedrooms are spacious and tastefully decorated and are en-suite. You will also have a flat screen TV, direct-dial telephone and hairdryer. We offer a fully equipped nursery on the ground floor. The House has a game room for children and small gym. In the study you can enjoy many good books, local information, and some chat. In the grounds of Benbaun House we offers a playground for children, Barbecue area, large garden and gated property. Benbaun House is the ideal location to host: • Private Weddings or Functions • Family Re-unions • Joint Family or Friends Getaways • Writer's Groups • Walking Groups Our location is ideal: Being situated on the Westport Road the house is very easy to find and there is private car park to the front and rear of the house. Coming from the N59 (main Galway to Clifden road), just before you enter Clifden take a right at the Petrol station, go past the church and continue for a further 200 metres and we are the second house on your left. Benbaun House is a dedicated Luxury Self Catering Accommodation, ideal for exploring Ireland's wild countryside, located in the beautiful coastal town of Clifden, Capital of Connemara. Connemara has long been regarded as the Real Emerald of Ireland. This natural terrain and unspoilt environment offers the visitors a wonderland of sights, experiences, adventure and activities. The people are warm, friendly and extend a hospitality which is the essence of Ireland. Clifden, a very popular tourist destination, is a small town conveniently located between mountain and sea, in the heart of Connemara. It has lots of attractions for young and old including scenery, fishing, golf, beaches, shopping and pubs. Benbaun House is registered and approved by Fáilte Ireland, the Irish tourism board. Facilities Kitchen • Fully Equipped • Gas Cooker • Fridge • Full freezer • Microwave Oven • 2*Dishwashers • Pots, Pans & Cooking Utensils, etc. Dining Room • Can seat up to 25+ comfortably Accommodation Plan Up-stairs • 4 x Double Bedrooms: En-suite • 3 x Treble Bedrooms (1 Double and 1single): En-suite • 2 x Twin Bedrooms: En-suite Down-stairs • 2 x Double Bedrooms: En-suite – bath • Nursery – Fully equipped and en-suite • All Bedrooms are fully ensuite. • The house can accommodate up to 25 people. All bedrooms have Flat screen televisions, dd phones, radio, hair dryer. Bathrooms are fully en-suite,and 2 bedrooms downstairs have bathrooms with shower/full bath for our guests with limited mobility. Other Extras • Private Large Gardens • Barbeque • WiFi – wireless Internet • Outside Small Playground • Games Room • Small Gym • Private Secure Parking • Quiet, Peaceful Location • Garden Furniture • Garden Furniture • Laundry Room – Gas fired Dryer • Nursey – Crib, High Chair and Stroller • Business Office – PC, WiFi, Fax, Printer etc. • Bedlinen & Towels Included in Rates • Oil fired Central heating • Fireplace More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Unfortunately, Benbaun House is not suitable for Stag/Hen parties.
Bathrooms
14 Full baths
About the Owner
Brendan L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful family reunion and visit to Clifden. Benbaun is a great place to stay. We were a group of 28 adults and children of all ages. It catered for all our needs. A great place to stay.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Mick M
Management response:Responded August 13, 2018

Many thanks Michael for the wonderful review - very much appreciated!! Looking forward to meeting with you and the family again. Regards Brendan

Reviewed July 8, 2018

Fabulous spacious house for the 21 of us. All mod cons and lovely attention to detail. Perfect location 2 minute walk to Main Street. Highly recommend and will most likely return.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank PedroJuliano
Management response:Responded July 9, 2018

Many thanks for your review and positive feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay in Benbaun House - very much appreciated!! kindest Regards Brendan

Reviewed April 24, 2017

Beautiful and practical house, near to all amenities, suits well for large groups, children enjoyed a lot in the playground.

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Venkata S C
Management response:Responded April 24, 2017

Thank you very much for the nice comments, Suresh Kindest Regards, Brendan

Reviewed August 18, 2016

From the very beginning, Brendan couldn't have been more friendly and helpful - with advice on the phone and settling us in on the day. The set up in Benbaun is brilliant - 12 nicely decorated ensuite bedrooms, great communal areas, good kitchen and utility...More

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank kitano47
Management response:Responded August 19, 2016

Richard, Just to say "Many thanks again" it was a pleasure to meet you and your family and I am delighted that you enjoyed Benbaun House and Connemara!!

Reviewed April 8, 2015

We had a wonderful week at Benbaun House. We had over 20 people (variety of ages) at various times and all were comfortable and very pleased with all the facilities and amenities. Great location in Clifden - walking distance to shops, pubs, and restaurants. Spectacular...More

Date of stay: March 2015
4  Thank Mal F
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

Benbaun House is a fantastic property located within walking distance of the picture perfect town of Clifden and surrounded by the wild and rugged landscape of Connemara. We travelled as an extended family group (20 people in total) and we were all captivated by the...More

Date of stay: August 2012
2  Thank Ambrc
Reviewed January 4, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the beautiful Benbaun House. It is a fabulous, spacious house in a lovely setting, just a short stroll from the town centre of Clifden. It was a perfect base for sight-seeing and visiting the nearby beaches. The owner was...More

Date of stay: August 2012
1  Thank Ailbhe M
Reviewed April 10, 2012

We have just spent a week at Benbaun house with up to 23 people staying at any one time. We had a gathering for family from many parts of the world and this house met almost all our needs.The home was clean spacious and in...More

Date of stay: April 2012
2  Thank Wayne S
Reviewed April 2, 2012

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...More

Date of stay: March 2012
1  Thank MarkandSusanOC
Reviewed July 3, 2013
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Date of stay: June 2013
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Gym
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Patio
Playground
Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Yard
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Stove
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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About the neighborhood
Built around 1810 by Clifden’s founder John D’Arcy, it was once his residence. A walk to Clifden Castle is essential. It is approached through a beautiful entrance arch and gothic walls along a winding avenue edged with a series of 5 standing stones (only one is original). Clifden Castle is now a romantic ruin overlooking Clifden Bay. Follow the signs from The Square towards Sky Road.
Getting around
CYCLING Sky Road, Clifden Cleggan Roundstone Ballyconnelly
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Frequently Asked Questions about Benbaun House - Large Luxury Self Catering House

Benbaun House - Large Luxury Self Catering House is able to accommodate up to 25 guests. See all property details.

Benbaun House - Large Luxury Self Catering House has 14 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Benbaun House - Large Luxury Self Catering House has 12 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Benbaun House - Large Luxury Self Catering House must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.