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Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse

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Superior Double Room, Mountain View | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Triple Room | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Double Room | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, individually decorated
Superior Double Room, Mountain View | Premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse

Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse

3.0 star property

9.4/10 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Business services
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
Map
Westport Road, Clifden, Galway, H71 VF25

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationClifden Castle7 min walk
  • Popular LocationSky Road14 min walk
  • Popular LocationConnemara Heritage & History Centre14 min walk

Room options

About this area

Clifden

Located in Clifden, Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse is in the suburbs. Clifden Castle and Marconi Trans Atlantic Wireless Station are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Connemara Championship Links and Connemara Championship Golf Links. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hunting and mountain biking.

What's nearby

  • Clifden Castle - 7 min walk
  • Station House Museum - 9 min walk
  • Sky Road - 14 min walk
  • Connemara Heritage & History Centre - 14 min walk
  • Alcock and Brown Memorial - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Knock (NOC-Ireland West) - 101 min drive

Restaurants

  • Off The Square Restaurant - 6 min walk
  • Griffin’s bar - 7 min walk
  • The Blooming Gorse - 7 min walk
  • E.J. Kings - 7 min walk
  • Restaurant Darcy Twelve - 8 min walk

About this property

Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse

3-star guest house in the suburbs
At Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse, you can look forward to a garden, a library and dry cleaning/laundry services. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Free self-parking
  • Express check-out, a computer station and barbecues
  • Tour/ticket information, coffee/tea in the lobby and laundry services
Room features
All rooms are individually decorated, and have comforts such as premium bedding and laptop-friendly workspaces, as well as thoughtful touches such as free WiFi and safes. Guest reviews say good things about the comfortable, spacious rooms at the property.
Extra amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with baths or showers and free toiletries
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Wardrobes/cupboards, electric kettles and heating

Languages

English, French, German, Polish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and lunch
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Private picnics

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • This property does not have any lifts

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 7 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Guests will receive lockbox information
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between 1 November and 1 March.

Access methods

Staffed front desk, lockbox

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children 10 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 10 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
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
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have any lifts
Children 10 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland) assigns an official star rating for accommodation in Ireland. This Guesthouse property is rated 3 stars.

Property is also known as

Buttermilk Guesthouse
Buttermilk Guesthouse Clifden
Buttermilk Lodge
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Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse Clifden
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Frequently asked questions

Is Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse?

Self-parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse?

Check-in is from 3 PM - 7 PM.

What time is check-out at Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse?

Checkout is at 11 AM.

Where is Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse located?

Situated in the suburbs, this guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Clifden Castle and Station House Museum. Sky Road and Connemara Heritage & History Centre are also within 15 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse and receive a full refund?

Yes, Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Buttermilk Lodge Guesthouse cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Reviews

9.4

Exceptional

Rating 10 - Excellent. 108 out of 143 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 76%
Rating 8 - Good. 29 out of 143 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 20%
Rating 6 - Okay. 4 out of 143 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 3%
Rating 4 - Poor. 1 out of 143 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 1%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 1 out of 143 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 1%

9.6/10

Cleanliness

9.5/10

Staff & service

9.2/10

Amenities

9.2/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.8/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveller

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

patrick

Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

David

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is my favorite inn of all the B and AB’s I’ve stayed in the world over four decades of travel. I keep coming back because of the attention to guest needs, the fabulous breakfasts and the proximity to the Clifton Arts Festival venues.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Ciaràn

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay thanks you
Great stay , very close to the town , very clean premises, owners we friendly and helpful, fantastic selection for breakfast which was fab
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

10/10 Excellent

Mary

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lovely BnB. Too bad the weather didn’t cooperate!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

10/10 Excellent

Nupur

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing place to stay! Highly Recommended!
Excellent and very welcoming host who went the extra mile to ensure we had a wonderful stay!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

8/10 Good

Irena

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great breakfasts
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

10/10 Excellent

scott

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Very nice place and it felt like a home
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

10/10 Excellent

Bonnie

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Lovely breakfast with many choices!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

10/10 Excellent

Patrick

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Spent two nights here , very comfortable and minutes walk from Clifden centre. Breakfast was fantastic.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022