Birchgrove House B&B

Birchgrove HouseBirchgrove House is a comfortable modern bungalow with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere situated about 1.5 km outside of the picturesque village of Oranmore (GPS: 53.276040,-8.905594), and about 8 km outside of Galway city, the cultural capital of the west of Ireland. It is an ideal base, as it is situated on the main national routes, and is especially popular for touring the Burren, Cliffs of Moher, Connemara, Lough Mask and Lough Corrib, each of which comes recommended by our guests. When you stay with us, you can be sure of a place of lodging of only the highest standards.

Your hosts Pat and Mary offer you the warmest of welcomes at Birchgrove House. We provide you with the best of modern facilities with old fashioned hospitality and greet you on arrival with a cup of tea or coffee. Our delicious full Irish breakfast is our speciality with vegetarians catered for as well. Once you stay at Birchgrove House, we are sure you will want to return, as many guests have in the past.

Our bright and elegant bedrooms are all ensuite and there is a TV in every room also. A hairdryer and iron are available on request. There is also a comfortable TV lounge for the use of our guests, and also spacious and secure parking. The colourful gardens are spacious and well maintained with a beautiful variety of flowers and shrubs.

Birchgrove House is just 5 mins. drive from Galway airport and one hour from Shannon airport. Nearby are Galway Bay Golf & Country Club and Athenry Golf Club. For the walker and the sailor we are close to Renville park and Renville Sailing Club. Ballybrit racecourse is 8 mins. drive and it has three meetings annually. Guests can enjoy dining at Morans the Wier, a world-famous seafood restaurant, and also at the world renowned Paddy Burke's of Clarinbridge - home of the oyster, which are both nearby. Athenry medieval heritage town is just 10 mins. drive.


Oranmore also has a fine selection of pubs (bars) which are renowned for their traditional Irish music and dancing sessions, as well as high quality restaurants. There are also geneal stores, petrol stations, a cinema, a post-office and ATM machines locally available.


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