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Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Inishowen, Ballyliffin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
ferryport354 Portaferry, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Portaferry, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Attended a wedding here and had a very good experience. The wedding meal was excellent and the staff were fantastic. The service was like clockwork and was very well managed throughout the meal. Plates and food were very hot and the meal was really plentiful and most enjoyable. Bar staff were great too and the hotel itself is set in... More

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Donegal
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I attended at a wedding at the Ballyliffin lodge, the service at the meal was all inexperienced staff, the meal was slow to be served, not once was the table checked throughout the meal, even though it was a family table, The next morning after staying in the hotel, we slept in as it was a late night, when we... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review and I am sorry to read that your wedding experience with us was so poor. We pride ourselves in our Wedding Service and I am disappointed that you felt our teams were not to your expected standards. It is such an important day for the bride and groom and their families and your... More

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

We have stayed several times in the past year and always been allocated a wonderful room - even the bridal suite on one occasion although we have been married for 28 years!! I would recommend a beauty treatment in the spa for relaxation before a cocktail in the bar prior to dinner...My husband and I are always looked after and... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely comments and it is always great to welcome return guests to the hotel. I am delighted that on this visit you got to experience our luxurious Spa area. It is indeed very relaxing and tranquil. Thank you also for your kind comments for the staff. The teams will be delighted, as Customer Care... 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 2 weeks ago

This hotel screams luxury, from the setting to the rooms to the spa. The decor is amazing throughout. I cannot fault the food or the breakfast (staff here extremely helpful). 3/5.. why? A few reasons.. reception staff need lesson in customer service (especially their phone manner), very unfriendly and in my opinion untrained, (were unsure about questions I had regarding... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to post your review and we will certainly take on board all of your comments as we never like to read that a guest has been very disappointed with their stay. Apologies if you were unaware of the cost for children before your arrival and our reservations team will review our booking... More

Scottsdale, Arizona
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248 reviews 248 reviews
53 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the check in process was made very uncomfortable by a aloof and almost rude front desk staff...the staff the next day was much better. upon our dinner the restaurant staff seemed to have the same uppity and short attitude? totally baffled me why they had all the michelin stars with such rude service....however, the food was amazing, and we had... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are disappointed to read that our front of house staff in all areas of the hotel did not meet with your approval. All our staff are highly trained in customer care and highly experienced in face to face customer interaction. We are regularly complimented on our staff’s friendliness which we are delighted with and we are sorry... More

Dublin
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120 reviews 120 reviews
11 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended a wedding here with over 240 guests to have a 5 course meal. The wedding reception area was well done and nothing out of place. Staff were attentive and good and no delays at all in the meal service. The food was good with good portions and served promptly, no waiting for veg etc once your plate was placed... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind review and I am delighted that you had an enjoyable day at a recent wedding reception here in the hotel. I will certainly pass on all your lovely comments to our wedding team. They will be delighted that all aspects of the wedding reception were giving such positive feedback. We look forward to... More

co.donegal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well where will I start beautiful hotel cannot fault it only the bar service really needs to be addressed here.. I found when entering the bar and on approaching the counter to get a drink I felt like I needed neon lights around my head to get noticed ...i feel that the staff have not had the proper training here... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to post your review. We welcome all feedback as this is the only way we can improve our service to you the customer. It is disappointing to read that you did not receive the normally very high standard of customer care in our Bar area. We do hope that you will visit... More

Carrickfergus
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my partner stayed here for a friends wedding recently and had a lovely stay. The hotel is a lovely wedding venue and everything about the wedding was perfect. Rooms were large, clean and well furnished. Drinks are also very reasonably priced for a 4 star hotel. Staff very friendly too. This hotel is a little more expensive than... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review and we are delighted that your recent visit with us was an enjoyable one. We are very proud of the Wedding service provided at the hotel and it is always lovely to read positive feedback from the wedding receptions. Thank You and Best Regards More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say this hotel is fab, the food was amazing and the staff were all so helpful. I would like to give Helen a mention in the restaurant as she was so friendly and nothing was a problem to her. Our room was so spacious even with two adults and three children in it and the view of... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a wonderful review. Family holidays are so important, and as a family run hotel we are delighted that your holiday with us this summer is one that makes you want to return in the future. We appreciate the importance of spacious rooms for our families and we are delighted that you found them adequate... More

Ballymena
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well we have just spent another lovely weekend at the Ballyliffin Lodge Hotel. Well what can I say, its such a perfect place to stay that its hard to add to what I have already written. The Hotel is always very clean and tidy and the staff are always so pleasant and welcoming, they are the best staff any hotel... More

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BLCustomerCare, Manager at Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is always lovely to receive a review from a return guest and we are delighted that this visit also meet with your expectations. The teams will be delighted with your lovely comments and I will certainly pass on your comments to those individuals mentioned. Thank you, and we look forward to welcoming you back again in October.... More

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Address: Inishowen, Ballyliffin, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Ballyliffin
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Hotel Class:4 star — Ballyliffin Lodge & Spa Hotel 4*
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Ballyliffin Lodge And Spa Hotel
Ballyliffin Hotel Ballyliffin
Ballyliffin Donegal
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Ballyliffin Lodge Hotel
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