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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed here on a few occasions and always enjoyed my stay. The rooms are comfortable and the breakfast was always lovely. The attached restaurant is very good and is quite popular. Parking is limited outside the hotel itself and parking on the streets is pay-to-stay. The hotel is very central. It is an old hotel and while most of...

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Malaga, Spain
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This old hotel is very tired. It is big and furnished with old furniture which gives it charm but there are essentials which needs cleaning up and redecorating throughout. The noise from other bedrooms is unacceptable. Our window needed replacing and there was foam filler in the corner - see picture. Our bathroom was appalling - the tiles were mismatched...

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

New Year's Eve in Foyles, Clifden was just brilliant. The 5 course meal was delicious with an excellent choice on the menu. Staff all very friendly and courteous and the music and dancing in Mullarkeys bar later brilliant. Looking forward to next year already. One of our party lost her phone so thank to the kind person who handed it...

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Reviewed 4 December 2016

We stayed the last weekend in November in Foyles hotel. I've stayed here on two occasions before and was looking forward to coming back. On arrival I discovered I had a puncture but this was ably and quickly dealt with by Steven. Problem solved. Our room 211, was large, cosy and inviting. Heat was never a problem in the hotel....

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Galway
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I have just being looking over photos from our trip to Connemara and we had such a lovely time. We stayed four nights in the hotel and used it as our base to visit the beautiful surrounding areas. I, my partner and our two children loved the friendly staff who had great time for us and gave us lots of...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Our weekend in Clifden and Connemara was ruined when we stayed at Foyles Hotel. Saturday night there was a party in the double room next door which began around 12 midnight and ended at 9 am next day. There was constant loud talking and aggressive shouting all night from five or six people. We tried to phone reception during the...

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Macon, Georgia
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We stayed here for only 1 night while touring. Very friendly greeting and efficient service at the desk.. Beautiful lobby, large room and bathroom. It is quite an old hotel and is quite charming. The furniture is quite old and worn which is ok by me, just adds to the charm. The carpet really needs replacing badly in the bedrooms(...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Quiet hotel, clean, amazing food-breakfast was amazing. it has soul and has amazing bar with patio. Staff is friendly and easy going. Warm place, centre of Clifden. Could be a bit cheaper but still worth the price! Old type hotel with excellent variety of furniture for antiques lovers.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night extremely friendly staff and located on main Street with bars and restaurants on the doorstep. The hotel itself decorated to an old styling which is nice although for my own taste the rooms were a little dated. However this is just my taste. Breakfast was good not amazing but like all other times staff were accommodating and...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I visit Clifden 3 or 4 times per year with family and friends. I would not stay anywhere else. Staff are like family. Breakfast is top class. 5 star rating for me. Old style hotel with a warm homely atmosphere from start to finish. Rooms are old style with everything you need. Always clean and fresh with tea and coffee...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of Connemara’s longest established hotels trading since 1836 and owned by the Foyles for nearly a century.Foyle’s Hotel is situated in the centre of Clifden and is an ideal central point for exploring Connemara.The Hotel’s old world elegance and atmosphere have been gracefully retained through recent renovations, each room being individually decorated and furnished with charm and warmth.The Foyles and their staff offer you a warm welcome and will be happy to assist you in enjoying the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Foyles Hotel

Address: Main St., Clifden, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Price Range: $103 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Foyles Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“211 was lovely old style room with double and single bed.”
 of 5 bubbles 844sin_adm, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not room 110....”
 of 5 bubbles Terry70, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We got a room with three beds, it was at the front corner of the hotel, very large with a very large bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles loril43, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If allowed, switch the lights off in the hallway as the light comes in through the cracks from the door.”
 of 5 bubbles Glaghan, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Second floor quiet easy to carry bags up wide stairs”
 of 5 bubbles 537jerryc, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
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