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“Excellent Hotel for Hill Walkers” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Clifden Station House

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Clifden Station House
Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Clifden
Certificate of Excellence
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24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Excellent Hotel for Hill Walkers”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2014

I stayed for 4 nights at this hotel as part of a group of hill walkers stying for a weekend. The location is great for access to the 12 Ben mountain range. Highlights of my stay were:
1) a comfortable room in a quiet corner of the hotel as I had requested.
2) Friendly staff, with good customer service
3) the pool, sauna and jacuzzi after a long day in the mountains
4) Well cooked Irish food, with a good range on the menu.
5) A good rate for full board for our group.
I left a suggestion that gluten free bread would be stocked as a matter of course. It wasn't available all the time during my stay.

Room Tip: Ask fir the 4th floor if you want the possibility of a quiet room.
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank AprilShannon2
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Ronan F, General Manager at Clifden Station House, responded to this review, 22 April 2014
Dear Shannon,

Thank you for your positive review , We're delighted you enjoyed your stay. I have passed your kind comments onto the team.

In relation to your comments on Ceoliac options, we will now stock bread on a continuous basis.

I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Ronan Fahy
General Manager
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2014

Just returned from a brilliant family weekend at the Station House Hotel in Clifden. We stayed in the apartments next to the hotel and found them to be excellent. We also had full use of all the facilities of the hotel which included leisure centre, cinema, kids club and restaurant. From the moment we arrived the staff couldnt have been more attentive to our needs with every request either big or small carried out really quickly and always with a smile on their face. The location is superb, right on the edge of town with beaches and mountain walks just a short journey away. The weather was beautiful last weekend and some of the beaches in the area were just incredible with pure white sand and turquoise water. We even had some beaches completely to ourselves. Great advice from the hotel staff got us to all the major sights in the area with minimum fuss and lots of these trips can be taken without a car if you can cycle. The skyroad being one of the highlights.
Lastly I would just like to thank the manager, Ronan for helping us with our dietary needs on one of the nights when we were having a large family meal. None of the restaurants in town were able to accommodate us but Ronan had a quick word with his chef and this was all taken care of in an instant. So any vegans out there take note. The station house is the place to go.
Cant wait to return.

Room Tip: Apartments are an excellent option for families.
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Ronan F, General Manager at Clifden Station House, responded to this review, 22 April 2014
Dear Gavin,

Thank you for your very positive review , I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay at the Clifden Station House Hotel. I have passed your comments onto the team.

We look forward to welcoming you and your family back in the future.

Ronan Fahy,
General Manager
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Seville, Spain
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78 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2014

Location is good and the room was similar, although I fear some people in the car park may be in for regular pleasant/ unpleasant surprises due to the lack of net curtains in the rooms facing it. The spa/ fitness suite was a nice touch, although a little dated.
Breakfast however; a revelation.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank dcc251
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Ronan F, General Manager at Clifden Station House, responded to this review, 12 April 2014
Dear Dcc251

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback following your recent stay with us in the Clifden Station House Hotel.

I am delighted your stay was an enjoyable and breakfast was to a high standard.I do appreciate your comments regarding the net curtains and I will review this with our housekeeping team. My apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused you.

We would love to welcome you back in the future.

Regards,

Ronan Fahy
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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2014

staff very attentive to our needs and extremely courteous and pleasent. We booked this at short notice on a whim and found the staff and accomodation to be first class . The local area very rugged and beatiful and the historical facts most interesting.I would definitely visit again.

  • Stayed February 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank helenskla
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Ronan F, General Manager at Clifden Station House, responded to this review, 12 April 2014
Dear Helenskeea,

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review following your recent stay. I'm glad your stay was an enjoyable one and you enjoyed the local scenery..

I will pass your kind comments to my team. It would be a pleasure to welcome you back to Clifden sometime soon!

Regards,

Ronan Fahy
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Kells, Ireland
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2014

we stayed two nights at the Clifden station house and found it to be a lovely place to relax
when we arrived the staff were Great and all trough our stay the staff were very nice its a place i would go back to for a few days to relax

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Larry N
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Ronan F, General Manager at Clifden Station House, responded to this review, 12 April 2014
Dear Larry N,

I'm delighted you enjoyed your recent stay in Clifden, I will pass your kind comments to my team.
I look forward to welcoming you back to Clifden very soon.

Kindest Regards,

Ronan Fahy
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Lisburn, Northern Ireland
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59 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2014

We spent a Night at the Station House Hotel last December and despite the rainy weather we had a lovely time at the hotel. Would definitely stay there again. The food in the restaurant was good, the service was ok as well. We enjoyed the craic at the bar across from the hotel.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Ronan F, General Manager at Clifden Station House, responded to this review, 12 April 2014
Dear Born Beautiful,

Thank you for your kind review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us in December. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Hotel hopefully in more favorable weather this time !! I'm delighted you enjoyed the atmosphere in the bar!

Kind Regards,

Ronan Fahy.
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Ballinrobe, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2014

We have stayed here on four occasions and always enjoyed it. The staff are very helpful and friendly. The food was very good and we enjoyed the music in the bar. The children had great fun in the leisure centre. We fully intend to visit again.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Josephine995
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Ronan F, General Manager at Clifden Station House, responded to this review, 14 April 2014
Hi Josephine,

Thank you for your kind review, The station house team are delighted with your positive feedback . I look forward to welcoming you back many times in the future!

Ronan Fahy
General Manager
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Additional Information about Clifden Station House

Property: Clifden Station House
Address: Galway Road, Clifden, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Clifden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Clifden Station House 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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