Recipient of AA Awards 2011-2013, Clochard B&B is an AA 3 Star luxurious friendly family home at Spires Gardens, a small exclusive and peaceful area and recipient of Galway City Council awards in 2007 and 2009 and 2010 for the city's best maintained gardens and flower/shrub beds. Pat & Helena Hanlon are your hosts. Spires Gardens was originally part of the O'Hara of Lenaboy Estate. The house is part of a small development which is surrounded by a high wall and defence tower. The wall and tower dates back to the early 19th Century and would have been requisitioned by Lieutenant Colonel O Hara. Pat and Helena originally came from Donegal and "Gaeilge" the native Irish language is spoken. Helena has worked all her life in the catering profession. Complimentary House Award from Galway City Council for 2005 Free 24 hour wireless broadband Internet access Best Maintained Residential Area Award - Galway City Council
Lovely B&B just 4 kilometers from Galway City. We are on the main road for touring Connemara and an also ideal location for touring Cliffs Of Moher and the Aran Islands. Guests can enjoy various activities in the surroundings, including golfing and horse riding. National University of Galway is 3.5 km from Abbey View B&B, while St. Nicholas Collegiate Church is 4.2 km from the property. Shannon Airport is 68 km away.