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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Here for 5 nights with wife and 2 kids.Hotel is ok, facilities fairly good.Food was not great, chicken goujons raw in middle. Breakfast not overly warm and missing items throughout week, had rolls first day haven't seen them since, brown bread disappeared on day 2. On last night waited over an hour for 3 sandwiches, never got side orders or...

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WilsonBirdBreaffy, General Manager at Breaffy House Resort, responded to this review

Dear kevinfordester, Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent stay with us at Breaffy House Resort. Please accept my sincere apologies for the poor standard of service which you received during your stay. I can assure you that the comments below would not be accurate of our usual high standards. We take all of...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Spent a thoroughly enjoyable few days at the Breaffy Woods. My husband and I had a great stay with our two kids and enjoyed the facilities and the lovely grounds. The food was lovely and well priced. The staff were very willing and accommodating, Carol on reception was very helpful in informing us of local attractions to keep the kids...

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WilsonBirdBreaffy, General Manager at Breaffy House Resort, responded to this review

Dear Aishling C, Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent stay with us at Breaffy House Resort. I am delighted to hear that you had such a positive experience whilst staying in Breaffy Woods. I have shared your lovely review with our team, especially to Carol who looked after your queries on a rainy...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Just back an enjoyable 3 day stay at the Breaffy House Resort with my wife and 14 year old daughter. I have high expectations when travelling and don't leave my house to stay in a shack. If things are not up to standard; I complain. Thankfully I did not have anything to complain about. The BHR is situated on large...

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Reviewed 4 August 2015

We stayed at the Breaffy whilst visiting friends locally. The hotel I would say specialises in family entertainment and custom and appears to do it very well, with many families enjoying the amenities. Although we did spend most of our time out of the hotel and grounds I did manage a trip to the spa which I found to be...

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County Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Heard about new bar and bar food in Breaffy House and went there when in Castlebar on August Bank Holiday Monday. Very busy at 20.00 hrs but only a short wait for a table. Food excellent. I could see why it is so busy. Good sized portions and very tasty. Excellent pleasant service from waitress Aoife. Would definitely return. Have...

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Castlebar, Ireland
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We recently celebrated my parents Golden wedding anniversary at Breaffy House Hotel. The staff at Breaffy House couldn't have been more attentive or helpful right from the moment of booking the event.Brenda, the business development manager, listened to all our requests & instinctively knew what we wanted. Nothing was too much trouble. On the day the staff had the dining-room...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We found the Breaffy House hotel to be a beautiful hotel and grounds with the nicest staff we've ever met. The room was well laid out, spacious, well appointed and spotless. The restaurant and bar had terrific menus and reasonable prices. Again served well by attentive staff. Breakfast was in the same room as the restaurant and featured a wide...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 30 July 2015

just back from 4 days with my family in hotel. Hotel very well ran for a family hotel, Bar food excellent. Our only disappointment was the attitude of the leisure centre manager, this lady needs to have a course in could manners and not go around shouting at people when asked a question. I understand that the leisure centre was...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 July 2015

just back from Breaffy after 3 wonderful days there..... We stayed in the residence with our 3 children and found them so spacious, clean and comfortable.....kids loved the tv in their room and was great to have kitchen and 2 bathrooms... The kids club was great and the breakfast train collected them outside the door at 9am and entertained them...

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Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We stayed here recently on a one night dinner B&B as the renovations to the Hotel are now complete. I would like to firstly thank Clare and Wilson Bird for their generosity and kindness and they are a shining example of what a manager should be. We would also like to thank the wonderful staff in the Spa who do...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Why stay in a Hotel when you have the luxury of a Resort! Home to the Award Winning Healy Mac’s Irish Bar & Restaurant Location: Located just a 3km drive from the vibrant town of Castlebar in Co. Mayo, Breaffy House Resort is nestled on 90 acres of majestic parkland. The picturesque resort provides our guests with a combination of old world charm in Breaffy House Hotel and modern luxury in Breaffy Woods Hotel just two a two minute stroll apart (seasonal hotel). Westport is only a 15 minutes’ drive. The Great Western Greenway starts at Turlough, only a 5 minute drive from Breaffy! Style & Ambience: Breaffy House Hotel offers traditional old world Irish charm and hospitality. Retaining some of its original Country House atmosphere, the house dates back to 1890 while Breaffy Woods Hotel built in 2006 offers a more modern option. The Irish Times and Diageo has named Healy Mac’s as the Best Irish Bar in the World (outside Ireland) and now, this award-winning Bar has arrived at Breaffy House Resort . Those who have visited Breaffy will agree the two million refurbishment programme in 2015 has added to the splendour of this magnificent Resort Amenities: The Resort is comprised of two superb hotels; Breaffy House Hotel & Breaffy Woods Hotel located on the private woodlands of the resort. Each hotel boasts a Bar & Restaurant. Live entertainment at weekends and nightly during peak times. During school midterm and summer breaks, our renowned Breaffy Buddies Kids Club is in full operation. Fantastic on site facilities include: outdoor playground, crazy golf, astro pitch and games room. Business Breaffy House Resort is the ideal location for your conference, congress or event, with accommodation to facilitate up to 700 residential delegates on the resort and conference facilities for up to 2000 delegates in a single auditorium. This outstanding conference destination offers two options; The Breaffy Suite or the Breaffy Arena both with syndicate suites depending on your specific requirements. Home to one of Ireland's premier sporting facilities and incorporates the 'Centre for Sports Training and Excellence' Leisure Breaffy Leisure Club features a 20 metre indoor swimming pool, paddling pool, gymnasium ,aerobics studio, sauna ,Jacuzzi, Steam Room , Swimming Lessons, a range of fitness classes &highly qualified Instructors Breaffy Spa features 12 treatment rooms which includes 2 Dry Floatation Therapy Beds, a Hydrotherapy Bath, our signature Rasul Mud Chamber and a spacious Tan Room. Enjoy a variety of inventive and restorative massages, facials and body treatments that provide a sense of wellbeing and tranquillity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Breaffy House Resort

Address: | Breaffy, Castlebar, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Castlebar
Price Range: $89 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Breaffy House Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 106
Also Known As:
Breaffy House Hotel Castlebar
Breaffy Hotel Castlebar
Breaffy Hotel House
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“all rooms are lovely with a scenic view throughout,”
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“Up stairs rooms have views and would be quieter.”
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“Depending on your mobility it might be a good idea to get one close to reception.”
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“room 311...the tower room!”
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