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Waterfoot Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Caw Roundabout | Waterside, Derry BT47 6TB , Northern Ireland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bangor, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A great venue on the outskirts of the city, with good food and friendly staff. The hotel will give you a free taxi voucher for one journey into or out of the city centre, but you have to ask for it. The room was spacious and well-equipped. The bed was comfortable. The free Wi-Fi was trouble free.

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

Family meal with two young kids. Wife got chill pita pocket which was very hot and soggy. Overall bill 47 quid. Average quality grub in a lovely restaurant which is bright and modern. Staff very good and speed of service was spot on. There are cheaper places in Derry but wouldn't rule out another visit.

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Cambridge
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72 reviews 72 reviews
15 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here along with the mum and nan (both pensioners) for a few days at the end of July. Check-in was smooth and efficient, they had taken note of a disability suitable room request and had booked are rooms fairly close together. The only annoyance is that they take an £80 pre-authorised amount in case you... More

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Stayed with a school group. Seems like there is a disconnect between the restaurant and the rest of the hotel. Restaurant was good for both breakfast and dinner and very interesting ascetically, as was the lobby. Rooms, by comparison, were dated and dingy, but not awful. Window didn't open much and did nothing to relieve the heat in the room.... More

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Varna, Bulgaria
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Stayed here during the clipper week in derry. Seemed a bit dated on arrival but we were pleasantly surprised when we walked into reception, nice clean modern decor. The receptionist was very efficient on checkin. She was very helpful when we decided to take a local tour of the city. Bedroom was slightly dated but was very clean and had... More

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Derry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

My partner & I had a romantic break away and we choose the Waterfoot, & Im so happy we did. The staff are amazing, the food was great & the decor was so funky & modern! We stayed in room 218, which is a really lovely room. We had a meal in the winebar & we were going to go... More

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We stayed here one weekend recently, reading the reviews about this hotel we weren't expecting the four seasons, but we did not expect this and worst. We definitely did not find value in our stay, ad we were truly disappointed, especially after looking at the reviews and pictures on the actual hotel website, which i find surprising. 1. The room... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This was horrible. Dreadful. I can't even believe the pictures they have posted and have no idea where they got those. First off--The postcode took us to a location about a mile away and on a different street. Secondly the receptionist (blonde) was short and cold--not at all the friendly hospitality we were used to on this trip. The wifi... More

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Los Alamos
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This hotel was very disappointing. Our room was quite dated, dirty, and uncomfortable. The bathroom was dirty with a huge gap between the floor and tub. The lights and TV didn't work, but it turned out the TV was disconnected and the lights weren't plugged in. Perhaps this wasn't a room used often? Also, the window was cracked. The carpet... More

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Dundalk, Ireland
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed two nights. the Food and room was fine for the price. There was a Wedding on the second night and the noise was unacceptabe we did not get to sleep until the party stoped at 1.30am. Then the noise of people returning to their rooms. We complained to the staff and they said that there was a wedding... More

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Address: Caw Roundabout | Waterside, Derry BT47 6TB , Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Derry
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterfoot Hotel 4*
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Newly opened in July 2009, the Waterfoot Hotel is situated on the Waterside area just 5 minutes from the city centre. This stylish hotel has 44 bedrooms, leading edge conference and banqueting facilities, a contemporary wine bar and a traditional intimate snug bar. This is the ideal location for weddings, private functions, conferences and meetings. Modern decor throughout and friendly staff promise a great experience. ... more   less 
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