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The Strand Hotel

Main Street, Ballyliffin, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Ballyliffin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
TONYTONING England UK
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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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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

Derby, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights for a friends recent wedding celebration. Whilst the hotel itself might be a little bit tired in places the staff were fantastic, they were hard working and friendly all weekend. We had a family room for 2 adults and 2 kids which was a bit cramped but we didn't really spend any time in it other than... More

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

Many thanks for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are lucky to be located so close to Pollan Bay/Beach and the great Eco Friendly Playground. More

Portaferry, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed bed and breakfast and had a pub lunch on arrival. Hotel was really spotless, well presented and very comfortable. Enjoyed the "small" lunch - really had trouble finishing it! Service by young waitress was excellent and very helpful. Bedroom was a good size, well equipped for an overnight and the bathroom with the walk in shower was great. Bed... More

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

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to your return. Many thanks for the review. More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The highlight of this hotel has got to be the staff! They were friendly and helpful. We stayed for 2 nights. Food was basic. Rooms were basic (we had a different room 2nd night as wifi only works above reception). 2nd evening we ate at the nearby Ballyliffen Lodge hotel which I guess drove it home as to how basic... More

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

Thank you for your honest review. We are having the entire Hotel completely rewired for wi-fi which should be finished within the next month or so. Thank you again. More

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay plenty of places to visit staff very helpful loved the famine village would definitely return again in the future evening meals were very good value had lovely walks on the beach

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

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We offer great deals through Treat Ticket ets as well as our own website. On planning your return please don't hesitate to contact us and remind us that you were here and we will give you our best possible deal. Thanks again. More

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Address: Main Street, Ballyliffin, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Ballyliffin
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