Bed and breakfast

Kingstown House

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Bridge Street, Clifden, Galway,
Mr Jim Hopkins
T: +353(0)9521470

Kingstown House B&B is located along the Wild Atlantic Way within Clifden Town Centre. A warm Irish welcome awaits guests at this long established, family-run home. Classified as a 3-Star B&B by Failte Ireland's quality assurance review.

Kingstown House B&B features en suite rooms, including two triple rooms and one family room, so families are always welcome. Kingstown House is a traditional Irish home, which dates back until at least 1926, and can be seen in a 1926 photo of Clifden.

Kingstown B&B offers an extensive breakfast menu with numerous cooked-to-order choices, including several vegetarian options. Kingstown Bed & Breakfast aims to please and can accommodate the needs of of most, including coeliacs, and provide gluten-free options if required. Complimentary tea and coffee is available in the sitting room, and please feel free to ask for biscuits and /or brown bread.

Kingstown B&B is located within Clifden, called the Capitol of Connemara as well as the area's largest town. It is accessible by public transportation from Galway City and is a convenient walk to or from the bus stop should you not have a car. Kingstown B&B is a wonderful base to tour Connemara and the majestic surrounding areas. Kingstown House Bed & Breakfast is within walking distance of restaurants, shops and pubs within the town. Clifden is well known for it's traditional Irish music, with many venues and numerous early options, so be sure to catch a session or two. A stay in Clifden town will allow guests to experience the picturesque landscapes and mystique of Connemara, as well as a drive on the nearby Wild Atlantic Way. Other interesting venues include but are not limited to the Connemara National Park in nearby Letterfrack, Kylemore Abbey, or take magnificent drives on Sky Road and/or the Bog Road, which are true hidden gem.

Kingstown Bed & Breakfast is an excellent touring base and is convenient for cycling, hiking, beaches, fishing, and golf. Derryglima, the site of two famous historical sites – the Marconi Wireless Station, and the landing site of Alcock & Brown first transatlantic non-stop flight, are located approximately 8km from Clifden. Kingstown B&B is located approximately 15km from the Connemara Championship Golf Course and 23 km for the fishing village of Roundstone.