We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Clifden Bay Lodge

Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (3)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
20 Apr 2018
“Excellent accomodation”
14 Oct 2017
“Best room ever, best hospitality too!”
View all reviews
What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
View all hotel information
Location and contact
Lower Sky Road, Clifden, Ireland
View nearby attractions and restaurants
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (77)
Filter reviews
26 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Clifden bay lodge is a very nice b&b located on the sky road. It is always a pleasure to take a break in Clifden and it is one of the most cared and well organized b&b just out of the village. If you want to...More

1  Thank fm2010
Response from allaire, Owner at Clifden Bay LodgeResponded 21 April 2018

Thanks a lot!!! I'm so happy that you share this feeling. You are welcome ;) Frederique

Reviewed 14 October 2017

What a lovely stay! The room was just the most beautiful: Decorated in a northern French style, comfortable and with skylight window with bay view; a very spacious en-suite bathroom was a plus! The kitchen was just a beauty, spacious yet cosy; breakfast was excellent...More

1  Thank Monty-eFred
Response from allaire, Owner at Clifden Bay LodgeResponded 15 October 2017

Thanks a lot ;) Frederique

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed in this B&B which has superb water views, however we found this property to have a few issues that spoilt the experience. - ridiculously late check in at 4pm and 11am check out - no privacy in front water view room as no...More

5  Thank kroe55
Response from allaire, Owner at Clifden Bay LodgeResponded 21 July 2017

It's very sad to read such a negative comment when everything was so positive during your stay. Our check in and check out times are written on our website so you knew it before booking. I am working from 6am to 9pm so I am...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The location is on lower sky road and overlooks the bay. The views are amazing. The drive to village center is 5-7 minutes. Frederique, the owner is the nicest, hospitable host. Our room had skylight windows with views. We had a huge ensuite bathroom. Each...More

Thank T M
Response from allaire, Owner at Clifden Bay LodgeResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you so much Tonia, it'll be a pleasure to see you again ;) Frederique

Reviewed 11 October 2016

I have spent few nights in Bay Lodge, and everything was very nice. Frèdèrique the host was friendly and always ready to give us advices to sightseeing. Place very well cared and faboulous breakfast, a place of interest where is possible to rest. Lower Sky...More

Response from allaire, Owner at Clifden Bay LodgeResponded 12 October 2016

Thank you so much Francesco it's very kind, it was a great moment with your family, you are welcome Amitiés du Connemara ;) Frederique

View more reviews
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Price range
US$98 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Reservation Options
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Clifden Bay Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (3)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Clifden Bay Lodge staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Great bay views"
Read review
"If available, get an ocean view!"
Read review
"Note on your reservation or email Frederique directly if you need a ground floor room or room with view."
Read review
"If your are in Ireland, look for an Irish B&B with Irish hospitality"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing