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The Strand Hotel

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Main Street, Ballyliffin, Ireland
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The Strand Hotel
Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Ballyliffin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Galway, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent two nights here as a friend was getting married. Checked in and went straight to the room , there was a few of us that were staying and thankfully had gotten rooms up on the same floor all near each other. Went into the room and it was warm but tiny and noisy, the tv was the oldest thing... More

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Forres, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for three nights as part of our first trip to Ireland. The staff were extremely welcoming and friendly, nothing was too much trouble. The room was spotlessly clean and nicely decorated, the only slight negative was the bed was VERY hard and the TV was ancient. Breakfast was lovely and we had the five course a la carte... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

just back from three nights stay at this hotel and can say that we enjoyed it so much very clean.lovely staff and to add the food was excellent will definitely return for another relaxing break at some point. The cleaning staff were so helpful room cleaned every day fresh towels every day.room service was on time. overall the whole of... More

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are really delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to your return. More

northern ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Stayed 1 night in this hotel and having previously had a fantastic meal we decided to try adjacent hotel - however cant fault location - fantastic scenery staff very friendly - beds very comfortable and rooms clean including ensuite but overall needs tlc - example headboards in our room were just leaning against wall and not connected to bed also... More

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We appreciate your comments. Your comments are fair and reasonable but The Strand Hotel is not "content to sit in the shadows." Our TLC programme is ongoing and we are making efforts to make the necessary upgrades. Thank you again. More

England UK
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Very nice to stay at. Warm welcome and shown to room. Nice big clean bedroom and bathroom.Good evening meal served by nice lady.Whoever is in charge please ask the busy breakfast staff to acknowledge the customers by greeting them with a good morning it's not much to ask but means a lot.Having said that I would stay again. Good value... More

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you fro your review. We really appreciate it. The entire team have been reminded of the importance of a "smile" and a "greeting". Thank you again. More

Donegal I
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is an excellent Hotel, food, service, friendliness, cleanliness, were fantastic. A warm welcome awaits you, even though the staff were extremely busy, due to the Clonmany Fesitval taking place, speed of service and quality of food was brilliant. Value for money was excellent also. Will definitely return.

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to your return. More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Good food and service. Vegetable soup yummy. Minor complaint menu is dated especially vegetarian option Stirfried vegetables! REALLY surely can up with better than that. Especially if there are set two or three course menus.

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Good morning. Thank you for your review. Our menu is one of many projects that we are about to address now that our Summer Season is coming to an end. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and really appreciate your feedback. More

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Myself and a group of friends went to a wedding there we all had a great time,made us all so welcome,the food and staff were outstanding,nothing was no trouble for them ,i would love to go back again.

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay. We are delighted that you had such a great time. We look forward to your return visit! More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Stayed for a wedding in nearby lodge hotel staff facilitated early check in to allow us to change. I left something behind in the room which was posted out to me. Very helpful staff. Basic hotel but good value for money

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We do our best to accommodate all our visitors needs and requirements and we encourage our staff to go "the extra mile". More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Booked this hotel as we were attending a wedding nearby. The room was fine one double and one single bed. The breakfast was great and the staff were extremely helpful. It is located 5 minutes walk from the beach which also has a kids play area so everyone was happy. 5 year old was also free.

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

It was great to read your review. We appreciate all of our guests taking the time to review the Hotel. We strive to offer guests the best value for money both in terms of accommodation and food. That coupled with our customer service we certainly do feel that we offer all visitors great value. Thanks again. More

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Address: Main Street, Ballyliffin, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Ballyliffin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 38

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