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4.0 out of 5

"A comfortable well appointed place to stay if one is visiting the Burren region and the Cliffs of Moher. A quiet location with a lovely view of the va ... " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 30 Sep 2015

Hotel Description

4-star historic hotel with free valet parking

Ballyvaughan retreat

At this Ballyvaughan hotel, you'll be within 3 miles (5 km) of Newtown Castle and 6 miles (10 km) of Aillwee Cave. Galway Bay is within 6 miles (10 km) and Poulnabrone Dolmen is within 9 miles (15 km).

Restaurant, bar/lounge

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the laundry service and WiFi in public areas. A terrace, a garden, and a lobby fireplace are also on offer.

Luxe linens, WiFi

The 21 guestrooms offer WiFi, room service, and premium bedding. Free bottled water and desks are also available.

Classic Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premier Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Gregans Castle Hotel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
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Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Gregans Castle Hotel

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4 out of 5

A Luxury Hotel in the Burren, Co Clare

A comfortable well appointed place to stay if one is visiting the Burren region and the Cliffs of Moher. A quiet location with a lovely view of the valley and close by hills.

Posted by , from Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania on Sep 30, 2015

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Renovations + Closures

The property is closed between December 01 and February 13.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have WiFi for a fee. A library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly Gregans Castle Hotel. Valet parking is free. This 4-star Ballyvaughan hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 21 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1750
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Shannon Airport (SNN) (68.5 km / 42.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Gregans Castle Hotel offers 21 accommodations with complimentary bottled water and designer toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 4:00 AM to 5:00 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals on site

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 6:00 AM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 25

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 7:00 AM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 11:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6:30 AM - 7:00 AM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 11:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by midnight

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 50.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 25.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • No elevators
  • Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 1000000 for adults and EUR 5000000 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 100000000 per minute (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: EUR 25000000 per minute (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 25.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 50.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply. To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of Europe and Historic Hotels of the World.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.