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Ross Lake House Hotel

Hotel | Rosscahill, Oughterard, Galway, Ireland ...


  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Cot / crib

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Ross Lake House Hotel in Galway is a splendid 19th Century Georgian House. Built in 1850, this charming Galway hotel is formerly an estate house of the landed gentry, who prized it for its serenity. Set amidst rambling woods and rolling lawns, it is truly a haven of peace and tranquillity. Read more

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About Ross Lake House Hotel

Echoes of gracious living are carried throughout the house from the elegant drawing room to the cosy library bar and intimate dining room.

Tranquil walks through the untamed Connemara countryside, beautiful unspoilt beaches, championship golf courses, excellent game and coarse fishing are all available nearby to our guests.

All good guides recommend Ross Lake House Hotel in Galway. Commended by, The Good Hotel Guide, Johansens, Best Loved Hotels, Relais du Silence and is a member of the Green Book of Ireland.

Accommodation Information

Ross Lake House Hotel, formerly Killaguille estate and one of Connemara's most gracious mid 19th. century houses, was built by James Edward Jackson, land agent for Lord Iveagh at Ashford Castle. Killaguille house and its estate comprised of 1200 acres of land. Subsequently the land was divided and the house converted into a hotel in 1969 and renamed Ross Lake House because of its close proximity to Ross Lake and the internationally renowned fishing waters of Lough Corrib. The house is surrounded by mature gardens with magnificent trees and rolling lawns creating an oasis of peace and tranquillity. The hotel has its own tennis court.

Rosslake house offers a diverse range of superb accommodation.

Comfort and good taste are reflected in the hotels 13 spacious guestrooms and suites which have been individually decorated with a blend of past and present, all designed to make your stay more enjoyable. The elegant bedrooms reflect the Georgian period and also provide modern comforts. All rooms are ensuite with direct dial phone, television and hairdryer.

Classic Rooms:

Designed to create comfort and space with country house charm.

Superior Rooms:

With Georgian elegance, period furniture and luxurious fabrics, guests can relax in a stylish and comfortable atmosphere.

Luxury Suites:

Our spacious suites are superbly appointed with their own comfortable sitting area and garden views.

Location Information

Ross Lake House Hotel is situated 22km from Galway City on the outskirts of Oughterard at the gateway to Connemara.

It is unquestionably one of the best locations to explore the Burren Region, famous for its fauna, the Cliffs of Moher and magical Connemara with it mountains and lakes.

Visit the Aran Islands, boats departing from Rossaveal Harbour, one hours drive from the hotel.

Nearby attractions include Aughnanure Castle, Kylemore Abbey and Connemara National Park with its walks and mountain climbing and not forgetting Clifden, the capital of Connemara.

Golf : Spoilt for choice ! Choose any of the following courses all within easy reach of Ross Lake House. Oughterard Golf Club, Barna Golf club, Galway Bay Golf and Country Club and Ballyconnelly Links Course.

Fishing : Game fishing is available on Internationally renowned Lough Corrib. Boat and boatman can be arranged with prior notice.
Walking : Beautiful unspoiled countryside to explore. Maps available.

Horse Riding: Arranged with prior notice

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