Accomodation Choices in and near Roundstone


Eldons Hotel  -

Main Street, Roundstone, Co. Galway

Tel +353 (0) 95 35933   Fax + 353 (0) 95 35722   Web

My Comments: Eldons may offer a special price if you mention my workshop, and that you’ll be staying for at least five nights.   Nice rooms, about fifty yards from where we meet each morning


Roundstone House Hotel

Main Street, Roundstone, Connemara, Co. Galway, Ireland

Tel +353 (0) 95 35864    Fax  + 353 (0) 95 35944

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My Comments: Directly opposite where we meet each day; renowned for excellent food. Do a very good value early evening meal strictly before 7.00pm – many of the art group eat there several evenings during the workshop – or at Eldons (IF OPEN THIS YEAR), or O’Dowds – great choice of eateries.


Cashel House Hotel

Cashel, Connemara, Co. Galway

Tel  + 353 (0) 95 31001   Fax  + 353 (0) 95 31077

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My Comments: About twenty minutes drive from Roundstone; excellent hotel, at high end of price scale


Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

Ballynahinch, Co. Galway

Tel  +353 (0) 95 31006   Fax  +353 (0) 95 31085

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My Comments: About 15 minutes drive from Roundstone; wonderful food and ambience; at very high end of price scale


Bed and Breakfasts

Island View House
Welcoming family B&B in the heart of Roundstone village.  Stunning views over Roundstone Bay and the island of Inishnee.    All rooms en-suite.   Tea and coffee on arrival
Proprietor Aisling Ryan Telephone 095 35701 E-mail

My Comments: Opposite where we meet each morning offering special rate of €30 per night B&B single room, €25 two sharing twin for 2011 for a 5 or 6 night stay.

St Josephs B&B
A traditional welcome in the heart of Roundstone village.  Good food and a wonderful view of the harbour.  Private car park. Visa and vouchers welcome. Have stayed there myself – very warm people.

Christina and Seamus Lowry   E-mail:
web: Phone: +353 (0)95 35930  Phone/Fax: +353 (0)95 35865  My Comment;  Very friendly, traditional style B&B, Christina is very interested in painting and traditional music.

Wits End is a family run B/B in the centre of the village, with lovely views,  Routard Guide Recommended.

Contact: Eileen Coyne 3539535813

Anglers Return ,Ballinafad, Roundstone.   Tel. 353 95 31091 web:Anglers

My Comment:  Lovely, B&B about 10 minutes drive from Roundstone, if you prefer quieter evenings outside the village.

Heatherglen House B&B

Opulent, beautifully designed accommodation located near the picturesque village of Roundstone. With a panoramic view of the harbour and sea from all bedrooms.

Tel:+353 (0)95 35837


Atlantic View House B&B
Modern farm bungalow overlooking Gurteen beach and Dog's Bay.

near Errisbeg mountain. Sea and lake fishing, windsurfing, golf and pony trecking nearby.
E-mail: Phone: +353 (0)95 35849   Host: Mrs Ellie Conneely

Ivy Rock House B&B
This new, spacious house overlooks the sea and is close to all amenities. Beaches, fishing, golf etc.  E-mail: Phone: +353 (0)95 35872  Fax:+353 (0)95 35959      Web site: Ivy rock house

My Comment -  Looks great from outside – haven’t tried it. About a half mile outside the village, beautiful views.

Lisara House B&B
Close to the village, beaches, Horse Riding & Golf.   Proprietor: Geraldine Coyne
Roundstone Co Galway    095 35082     Email:

Emlaghmore Lodge
Period house in secluded grounds six miles from Roundstone village, 2.5 miles from Ballyconneely. Member of "The Hidden Ireland".  E-mail: Phone: +353 (0)95 23529 Fax: +353 (0)95 23860  Web site:

Rush Lake House, Roundstone.
Tel/Fax. 353 95 35915

Seagrove House, Roundstone.
Tel. 353 95 35810 Ensuite rooms, tea and coffee on arrival. Views across Roundstone Bay.