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Donard Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Main Street, Newcastle BT33 0AD, Northern Ireland
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a good hotel and there are nice staff and would recommend and friends and people By Joseph Crawford they have a good waitress and they have a good boss they are good crack we had a lovely stay and a lovely meal

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

Stay here regularly with my sister when visiting newcastle. Hotel is basic but clean and for the price it's well worth it. Most importantly the staff are lovely and friendly, very accommodating and couldn't do enough for u. Laid back atmosphere and will def be back again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great hotel to stay in. We were attending an event in The Slieve Donard Hotel, the price to stay there overnight was ridiculous which is why we opted for The Donard and I'm so glad that we did. The room and bathroom was spotless and had everything you needed in it. The hotel is located on a... More 

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Derry
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First of all I just want to say the staff here are fantastic very friendly and helpful, the hotel itself is very dated, we had a family room , our son slept in his we room and we slept in ours which you can see straight into (has no door) which is great, downfall no lamps in room so we... More 

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Belfast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I originally booked for two nights as I was at a conference in the nearby Slieve Donard Hotel. I did not need the second night and the staff went out of their way to accommodate me and gave me a full refund. This is a really good budget hotel. My room was clean with a comfortable bed and it had... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The only saving grace for this hotel is the wonderful friendly & very accommodating staff. Both the interior & exterior are in dire need of major refurbishment and updating, currently it resembles a hotel from 1970 that hasn't been touched since it opened! Def not worth the money, more of a hostel than a hotel. The staff on the other... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I have stayed at this hotel on a few occasions and it keeps on getting better it is a home away from home and deserves you, yes you that is reading this to give it a whirl don't just take my word for it. staff could not be any more hands on and welcoming and you have Chapters Restaurant on... More 

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Wexford, Ireland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Pleasant comfortable Hotel with friendly and obliging staff in an excellent central location. Lots of shopping outlets close by and a good choice of pubs and restaurants. Two minute walk to promenade and pleasant beach. Mourne mountains are spectacular

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Had an absolute fantastic stay. Staff there went out of their way to ensure we were all looked after so well between room service, late check outs and I found all to be extremely friendly and utterly obliging. Location is superb and rooms are nice and clean.

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Middlebury, Indiana, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I stayed here my first night/first time in Ireland, an older woman traveling solo...my GPS wouldn't work off the plane, so i'd been winging it all day,from Dublin airport to Newgrange and Meath, and then to Newcastle, figuring out driving left and navigation at the same time...I was within sight of the hotel and just couldn't figure out one more... More 

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