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The Central Hotel - Donegal

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The Diamond, Donegal Town, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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County Tyrone
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed in the Central on Friday, 10th July whilst in Donegal for a friend's wedding. The hotel was lovely, clean, and the staff very welcoming and friendly! But I just would like to commend the staff for exceptional service, as on returning home, I realised I had forgotten my dress which was overlooked on vacating our room. When I contacted... More 

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northern ireland
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71 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was an excellent experience. The restaurant was busy when we arrived but we were greeted with smiles, quickly seated, the specials board pointed out etc. Service was quick & accurate. Our meals from the "the specials" of fish pie were delicious.

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear MJ, Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review, we really appreciate it. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal at Just Williams restaurant as we take pride in our service/food. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kindest Regards, The Central Hotel Team More 

Navan, Ireland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights in a family room, two adults and four children, which made it an affordable family break. Carvery food available all day and staff were extremely friendly and child friendly. No request for children's drinks or variations on menus was too much. View of Donegal Bay from breakfast room was stunning. Swimming pool was also a hit,... More 

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Noreen, Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review, we really appreciate it. We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay here with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kindest Regards, The Central Hotel Team More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived to find nowhere to park to unload, spaces reserved for coaches. I jumped out the car while my husband drove around the triangle and tried to find someone in reception, it was deserted. Then found the receptionist outside and asked him, he said to go down the road to the public car park. So we did and dragged all... More 

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, your feedback is much appreciated. Please accept our apologies for your disappointment regarding the service at the Hotel. Thank you for sharing your views, your constructive criticism enables us to strive to keep the standards that Guests would expect when visiting us. We hope to see you back with us... More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed over the Dragon Boat weekend Hotel very Accesable Staff Freindly and Helpful A very enjoyable stay the only fault found was the lifts 1 only goes up to the second floor the other one which serves all the floors is a fair walk from reception Building work in progress may make this easier for access to the 3rd floor.

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you so much for your very kind review we really do appreciate it. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Hotel, we apologies for any inconvenience caused as a result of the building works taking place during your stay. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Kindest Regards The Central... More 

North Ayrshire, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right in the centre of Donegal this lovely clean hotel. Great staff n service, lovely bay view at back. Food was plentiful, tasty & plenty variety & veg. Deserts were lovely. Clean rooms, toiletries, tea coffee, but would have liked a wee biscuit with it. Right next to shops pubs eateries, night life was Irish singers, really good, and often... More 

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your lovely review, we really appreciate your comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Hotel in relation to the food, service, rooms etc. We look forward to welcoming you back with us sometime in the future. Kindest Regards, The Central Hotel Team More 

Suffolk, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed two nights good vibes in town, disco in Triangle at night a bit noisey,but so what we were on holiday.Biggest disipointed missed Nathan Carter by a day, idea,?. give guests info on events we would have stopped longer if had known,use it to your advantage. All in all we loved Donegal and the Central, No complaints favorite town. U.K.... More 

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Fred, Thank you kindly for taking the time to write your review. We sincerely appreciate all guest feedback. We are delighted to see you enjoyed your visit to the Hotel and your love of Donegal. We look forward to welcoming you back to Donegal in the near future. Kindest Regards, The Central Hotel Team More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't go to this hotel with a coach party unless you have a passion for potatoes. Each evening meal you will get a great dollop of potatoes with your main course, whole carrots and a minute portion of greens. You even get Cottage Pie which is covered in potatoes accompanied with more potatoes. Our party came away never Wanting to... More 

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Sheila, Thank you kindly for taking the time to write your review. We sincerely appreciate all guest feedback. Please accept our apologies for your disappointment regarding the food and thank you for your constructive criticism, this enables us to strive to keep the standards that Guests would expect when visiting us, thank you. We hope to see you back... More 

Coleraine, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely greeting on arrival. Room with a great view out over the river. two beds an double and single.comfortable beds. Pillows mix of soft and firm. had all you need.Only a couple little glitches . empty coffee packet on top radiator a few smudge marks on bottom bathroom mirror.curtains heavy enough to keep out the early morning light. in the... More 

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Edel, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your lovely review, we really appreciate your comments. We are delighted to see you enjoyed your visit to the Hotel, we take pride in our service at the hotel and your comments enable us to strive to keep the standards that Guests would expect when visiting us, thank... More 

Dublin
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141 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On business in Donegal I booked in for 1 night b&b in The Central Hotel. My room was very clean, breakfast very good and very nice staff. My only complaint is there is no carpark in the hotel. You have to use the public carpark in the harbour. Although the hotel covers the parking fee, I felt my car wasn't... More 

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CentralHotelDonegal, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Dublin Rambler, Thank you kindly for taking the time to write your review. We sincerely appreciate all guest feedback. We hope to see you back with us sometime in the future. Kind Regards, The Central Hotel Team More 

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