Athenry, Galway

Bookeen Hall

Accommodation | Dog-Friendly B&B in Athenry

Bookeen Hall is a 200 year old church offering luxury guest accommodation and breakfast in a unique location - make yourself at home in a place rooted in history.

Your Stay At Bookeen Hall:
We are dog lovers and share Bookeen Hall with our 2 dogs. We love having dog guests and their owners stay - dogs sleep in our guest rooms, and dog beds and treats are provided as part of your stay. A large fenced garden and woodland walks right next door offer lots of opportunities for your dogs to explore!

We are committed to making your stay both meaningful and memorable. Indulgent breakfasts will set you up for the day and afternoon teas on your return will refuel you. Made from scratch with local ingredients. We promise you’ll be well fed!

Bookeen Hall is all yours for the duration of your stay – as we host only one group / family at a time.

Our accommodation is simple and elegant:
The space has a calm and relaxing feel. When it’s shining, the sun streams through the large Gothic windows. Bedrooms are large, airy and individually decorated with vintage Irish lace and Foxford & Killarney Woollen Mills throws. With views over the surrounding fields and woodland, bedrooms have access to a private bell tower or balcony.

Sit in the garden - read or listen to the sounds of the surrounding countryside - wood pigeons, mooing cows and the occasional travelling fox

Walk or run on woodland trails or a brave a bracing wild swim in Loughrea lake

Return to hot tea and turf fires lit for your arrival......and always cake!

After dark stargaze from the bell tower with no light pollution.

We are Air BnB Superhosts and have been featured in:

- The Irish Independent - 2021: Irelands 50 Best Places to Stay 2021
- Discover Galway - 2021: Food Experiences - Partner
- The Telegraph - 2020: Enjoying a taste of West Ireland on an artisan experience day
- The Sunday Times – June 2018: 15 Staycation Havens to Die For
- The Irish Times Magazine – June 2018: 100 Best Places to Stay in Ireland
- RTE Home of Year Participant - 2016

Easily accessible by car, Bookeen Hall is just 2 mins from the Dublin / Galway motorway (Dublin airport is 2 hours away); about 1 hour from Shannon airport; a 20 min drive from beautiful Galway city; and located just a 10 min drive from the neighbouring towns of Athenry and Loughrea, both of which have a good selection of cafes, restaurants, and bars. The church is ideally located for day trips to Connemara and the Cliffs of Moher and Burren region.

We are Airbnb Superhosts - Check out our Reviews:

For More Details & To Book:

Dog-Friendly Amenities

  • Water Bowl
  • Big Dog Friendly
  • Dog Treats
  • Dog Bed
  • No Additional Pet Fee
  • Pet Limit - 1


We can't wait to see you and your dog at Bookeen Hall !

Bookeen Hall, Bookeen South, Kiltullagh, Athenry, Co. Galway, H65FV38, Ireland


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Opening Hours

Always pet-friendly

Monday Check in 3pm. Check out 11am.
Tuesday Check in 3pm. Check out 11am.
Wednesday Check in 3pm. Check out 11am.
Thursday Check in 3pm. Check out 11am.
Friday Check in 3pm. Check out 11am.
Saturday Check in 3pm. Check out 11am.
Sunday Check in 3pm. Check out 11am.

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