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Avlon House Bed and Breakfast

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2015

What a wonderful place. Comfortable, spotlessly clean and cozy. The breakfast was delicious and more than enough to see me through the day. My room was so lovely and I slept like a log. Lots of thoughtful little extra's such as bottled water, toothbrush, razors etc. gave the place that special something. Will definitely be returning. Tom, the manager was...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2015

A warm Irish welcome awaited us at this picturesque, pretty house with beautiful gardens. Our room was large, comfortable,spotlessly clean with excellent facilities. Sumptuous breakfast which set us up for the day! Nothing was too much trouble for our hosts who were very informative and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our week's stay, sightseeing and playing golf at beautiful courses.

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Staff was friendly and clean, quite room with wifi and breakfast all what you looking in hotel it's their but I wish if they offer a soles in room but overall the hotel is excellent in everything.....

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 September 2015

We had a grand time at the Avlon. Great location. Close to town and great suggestions for dinner and music! Thomas and Gerard are wonderful hosts! Would recommend this B & B to our friend and family!!!

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Portlaoise
Reviewed 5 September 2015

It was as good a stay as a top 5 star hotel. The hospitality was brilliant and the food was absolutely excellent.I found the staff in avalon house to be very polite and efficient. I hope to return soon

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Wien
Reviewed 28 August 2015

When we entered the building we were astonished. The house is very nice decorated and Tom welcomed us to his B&B. When we saw our room, we just said "wow". Everything looked like it was brand new. The carpet was heavenly soft and the beds were great. The room was spacy and we didn't miss anything. Nowhere in the house...

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed for three nights and can't rate it high enough, luxurious and spotlessly clean with excellent facilities and a friendly warm welcome. Easily the best breakfast I've ever had and all at a great price. Very highly recommend.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Never posted before but I was so impressed with my stay at The Avlon that I had to agree with what so many others have said. Tom is a perfect host, the house is spotless, the breakfasts are fantastic. The gardens are a riot of colour and beautiful to sit out in at this time of year. I stay at...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

"Tom is a wonderful host, in a wonderful home!.This was our 2nd visit to avlon and we planned our trip too ireland around making a return visit too avlon, we werent disappointed to have done so!...Will no doubt be returning again some time in the future. " Tip: "Teach dolman pub was an excellent recommendation by tom as a family...

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vancouver
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Immaculate, well appointed, great value and better than any hotel. Nice alternative to staying in Dublin if you are just flying out ... 50 minute drive to the airport. We had the best sleep in our large and comfy triple. And our breakfasts were outstanding. The best scrambled eggs I've ever had. Very helpful host, also.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Avlon House Bed & Breakfast Thanks past guests for sharing their experience of our product at Avlon House B&B Carlow as a result of their efforts we have being awarded a 2014 Consumer choice award from Tripadvisor. A big thank you for making Avlon House B&B Carlow the number 2 B&B out of Tripadvisors top 25 B&B's in Ireland 2014. Avlon House B&B also carries an AA "Highly Commended" 4 star award for consistently offering guests a quality of product within the top 10% of AA4 star establishments in UK & Ireland. Our Bed and Breakfast is a boutique Failte Ireland 4 star Irish Tourist Board approved Property. We are located within 7-10 minutes walk north of Carlow Town on the R448. Great rates & Good reviews just some of the reasons to book your accommodation at Avlon House in Carlow Town Ireland. Secure off street free parking with CCTV protection. Breakfast served daily between 7-10am full menus. All Rooms En suites with power showers, Bedrooms are fully equipped with Multi Channel TV, Telephone, Tea / Coffee facilities, Trouser press, Hairdryer, Toiletries & Mineral water are supplied with our compliments (Body Lotion, Shower gel, Shampoo, Conditioner, shower cap, Soap, Razor & Foam, Toothbrush & Paste, vanity kit, Nail Kit, Mending Kit, Shoe Shine), Wired & Wireless Broadband access in all rooms. 2 Lounges for guests use 1 with 700 DVD library, other with daily papers & 300 title book library. For the smokers we offer the use of our log cabin with board Games to help pass the time. During the fine summer evenings you can relax on the patio while listening to the water trickling through the water features or smelling the aromas from the Barbeque. Snack menu available daily from 4-8pm. New for 2012 Avlon House accommodation in Carlow town is now offering complimentary use of bicycles to explore the Carlow Country side to guests staying 2 or more nights (must be reserved at time of reservation). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Avlon House Bed and Breakfast

Address: Avlon House Green Lane | Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Carlow
Price Range: $80 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Avlon House Bed and Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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