Buttermilk Lodge

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Westport Road, Clifden, Galway,
Mrs Cathriona O Toole
T: +353(0)9521951

Buttermilk Lodge is a warm, friendly guesthouse just five minutes walk from Clifden in Connemara, Co. Galway.

Buttermilk Lodge guesthouse in Clifden, Connemara has stunning mountain views, all modern conveniences, real turf fires, home baking, extensive breakfast menu, private car parking, walking guides and lots of local information provided and many extras. Guests receive complimentary tea, coffee and homemade cake on arrival. There is WiFi access throughout as well as a computer and printer for guest use. Buttermilk Lodge has comfortable spacious rooms with private shower/bath. Rooms have multi-channel TV, tea/ coffee facilities, telephone and hairdryer. There is a guest lounge with real turf fire, accessible to guests at all times, with complimentary tea/coffee facilities, original art, books and games. General facilities include early breakfasts, drying facilities, collection from the bus and packed lunches available. Children over five years old are welcome.

Buttermilk Lodge have Connemara ponies and Connemara sheep for guests to visit if they wish. You are five minutes walk from Clifden where there are excellent restaurants, pubs, galleries and shops. There are numerous walks in the area for which they have lots of guides and suggestions. Pat is a qualified walking guide. Connemara National Park, numerous beaches, Kylemore Abbey, hills, heritage sites and islands are local attractions.

Buttermilk Lodge is registered with Fáilte Ireland as a three star guesthouse, similar in standards to a three star hotel. The lodge has been listed in several guides and have received numerous awards.