A snapshot from our Visitors Book at Swallows Return…


“Great place, experienced a unique Irish wedding here. Would love to return.” – Gabe Lewallis, Philadelphia, PA – May 2007

“Spent very relaxing week in your beautiful house. Quiet & tranquil. Will recommend it highly.” – Gleomans family, Rush – September 2007

“Lovely house, stayed here in the few days leading up to my wedding with the bridesmaids. Had a wonderful time. Would definitely recommend it!” – Nina Ghai – July, 2009

“Our daughter Carrie left your beautiful home to get married in Swalinbar. A beautiful start to a beautiful day. Thank you both for your warm hospitality.” – Breffni & Kathleen O’Brien and family – August, 2009

“Thanks to Jacqueline and Brian. Lovely house, will recommend to friends.” – Paul and Sarah, Kent, UK – August, 2010

“Yet again many thanks for fab house. See you next year!” – Caroline, September 2010.

“Thank you so much for your hospitality and warm welcome during our stay here. The house was wonderful and we all really enjoyed our time here. Your location is gorgeous and I know each and every one of us would love to return.”
– Roseleen Reay, Great Britain – May 2013

“First class accommodation only bettered by excellent hosts. Best equipped holiday home we have ever stayed in!!!” – Philip & Pamela Gorrell – August, 2013

“Only one word to describe it “amazing”! I will be back xx” – Fiona Alle – May 2014

“I love the ping-pong table and mini gym. The sauna looks very nice. The rooms are all lovely and thank you for making them so comfortable. Hannah, Aged 12” – July 2014

“Great weekend. Fabulous home, so warm and cosy!” – Yvonne’s crew – November, 2014

“A hidden gem only a stone’s throw from Dublin. Wonderful accommodation and super hosts, will highly recommend. Thanks for everything.” – McDermott family – July 2015

“This is a beautiful spot, just the retreat you need after a long day at the Equestrian Centre. Will definitely recommend.” – Meagan, Linda, Alison, John & Davy – September, 2015

“Wondeful place with everything here – I don’t want to go home.” – Tash – April 2016

“Wonderful house, Attention to detail is great. Definitely be back soon” – Ballinrobe crew – April 2016