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Dorrian's Imperial

Main Street, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Ballyshannon
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my Mum Have Just Returned Home from a four night stay At Dorrians Imperial We both really enjoyed our stay !Very Comfortable Surroundings,Excellent Food and Staff Very Friendly and Welcoming

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We stayed one night after a function in the hotel, we had a lovely big room, lots of storage, 2 sinks in bathroom, nice view over the rooftops to the mountains in the distance, table & 2 chairs, so unusual these days as most hotels only provide 1 chair in a room for 2 people, why?? We also had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Stayed for four days over August, lovely hotel and the staff are fantastic. Would recommend the hotel for anyone travelling around Ireland. The Thatch bar is amazing and well worth the visit and the atmosphere is unreal. Gives the impression of an traditional irish gig in a little old pub.

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Kloten, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I stayed in Ballyshannon for the Rory Gallagher International Tribute Festival. It was very busy for the entire weekend and it was great to escape to the quiet of the hotel situated in the centre. The staffs were very friendly and helpful. The room (309) was clean and just the right size for a single use - the quality of... More 

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Dartford, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We arrived to a very warm welcome. The room we had was very spacious, comfortable, very clean and well furnished. The whole hotel was beautifully decorated and staff very pleasant and helpful. The Irish breakfast served every morning was a brilliant start to each day and we had very nice meals in the evening. We stayed in Ballyshannon for the... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

Lucky to get last minute booking.When we arrived I thought the hotel was a bit dated.To my delight the staff were extremely helpful and friendly.The hotel is extremely clean.The food is good.The Chef went of his way to make me a special vegetarian breakfast each morning,which was served by a lovely friendly lady.I will definitely return to Dorrians Hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

Dorrians' Imperial Hotel is an absolutely delightful surprise in the southwest corner of Donegal in Ballyshannon, Ireland. From the gorgeous old woodwork to the chandeliers and wing-backed chairs in front of the fireplace in the reception area, the place exudes warmth and hospitality. The bedrooms are large and well furnished. Friendly, warm staff offer an array of breakfast choices. Dorians'... More 

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Newry, Ireland
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We had a lovely warm welcome from the owner on our arrival. Room was very clean and functional. Staff very friendly and helpful. Bar was really busy as the drama festival was in town. Lovely breakfast. One of the few family hotels left. We should support them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Had a great time in Dorrian,s Hotel. Stayed one night on April 13th. Fabulous warm welcome from the Owners to the huge glowing real fire in the foyer. The bedroom was huge, clean and the shower was fab. Really enjoyed our meal in the Restaurant and the breakfast in the morning. Thanks again. We travelled a long way from Cork... More 

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Newry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Stayed here a few week's ago during Ballyshannon Drama Festival. Had a great time! The rooms were spacious and very clean.The staff were friendly even when some of us had a few too many!! We didn't surface for breakfast but have heard it was delicious. Great value for money! Will certainly be back!

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