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Here is the dining room from another angle. One of the better rooms in the house.Rear entrance to the property.
Private room in castle

Castle Ellen House, Athenry, Galway

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Michael

Castle Ellen House, Athenry, Galway

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Michael is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Castle Ellen is about as basic as it gets (with the exception of our recently installed Wifi and an electric shower) :-). No mod cons ! Not far from how it was in 1890 with the exception of an electric shower. If you are looking for a most unusual experience, Castle Ellen will deliver this and much more.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wifi
Essentials
Private living room

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 10PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Availability

36 Reviews

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Serena Slevin
August 2017
A fantastic host! Great conversation and much was learned from Michaels vast array of knowledge from the "University of Life". We felt honored to be able to see and stay in such an inspirational home. Our room was beautiful and the open fire made it even better.
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Mike
August 2017
Words cannot describe our experience in Ellen castle.We had the most amazing time,Michael was a fantastic host, he opened a bottle of wine and shared so many stories of his time in the castle which we loved all while we sat in front of a lovely warm open fire.He also had a big op…
Kevin User Profile
Kevin
August 2018
In order to have a proper stag visitors should be flexible.
Michael User Profile
Response from Michael:
One of our most recent reviews by a guest says it all "The room and amenities are simple, so don’t expect five star accommodations, but if you love history and art or just an adventure, Castle Ellen will be one of the highlights of your trip!". Thank you.
August 2018
Jessica User Profile
Jessica
July 2018
Highlight of our trip to Ireland without a doubt. Don’t miss it
Devon User Profile
Devon
July 2018
A must see for treasure seekers and adventurers! At Castle Ellen you can feel the history of the house in every room and the owner, Michael, has lovingly (and singlehandedly) been restoring the property since he bought it. Dedicate time to spend with Michael and let him give you …
Adam User Profile
Adam
June 2018
Michael's place is very unique. We enjoyed learning about its history. Michael is very passionate about his place and loves to tell its history to anyone willing to learn about it.
Wendy User Profile
Wendy
May 2018
Everything is a work in progress in this 200 year old mansion estate. A huge wonderful dusty muddle of papers, photos, documents, objects, aertefacts, and treasures from the grand piano to the quirky stuffed animals, birds and more. But the greatest treasure of all is Michael him…

Hosted by Michael

Athenry, IrelandJoined in May 2015
Michael User Profile
36 Reviews
Michael is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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