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Great Northern Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sea Road, Bundoran, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Evelyn C Newry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bangor, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was a bit grubby had to clean the toilet, pool water was was cloudy and area around needed cleaned. Tv channels in rooms were poor and no wifi in rooms couldn't even pick it up in the two areas I was told they had it. Certainly one to mark of our list down that way....

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dublin,ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in this hotel last weekend and were extremely disappointed with it.I booked it as it is four star rated but soon after checking in, realized it might once have been, but certainly isnt now! We were early to check in(approximately 2 pm) but were given our key to our room to drop our bags.As a result of that... More

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Newry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast...this is our 2nd stay in the hotel & we have had lovely experiences on both visits...staff are welcoming , friendly & very helpful with the owner chatting with guests each evening at dinner ...a nice Irish touch!Everywhere very clean if a little dated ( this just adds to the experience in... More

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GreatN0rthernH0tel, Owner at Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Evelyn Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am so very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have passed your positive comments on to each department manager. Evelyn we look forward to welcoming you back to the great northern in the near future. Regards Brian McEniff More

2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just back from 1night stay in the Great Northern Hotel. Got bar food in the evening; it was very basic and disappointing. The next morning at breakfast I had eaten brown bread, when I went to get another slice I discovered the remaining 2 slices which I hadn't eaten had mould on them. The breakfast coordinator confirmed it was mould,... More

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Omagh, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here with my wife and my 2 girls (aged 3 and 5). We have stayed in bundoran many times over the years on our own but not in the Great Northern. The hotel is set in a great location, overlooking the sea and bundoran and is surrounded by a golf course (next time im here im having a round... More

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GreatN0rthernH0tel, Owner at Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Darren g, Thank you for choosing to visit us and for taking the time to provide a review of your experience with our hotel. I am delighted to read that you loved our location, enjoyed the food and our wonderful Guinness here. Just to let you know we have refurbished many of our rooms and hope to finish all... More

London, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here with my. Mam and Dad octogenarians ( Mam has limited mobility)for the weekend the booking from the uk was great Sharon really understood what I needed it was a last minute booking but every effort was made to accommodate us and offer good value for money. my parents were delighted with the service. Great location friendly helpful staff... More

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GreatN0rthernH0tel, Owner at Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Brenda Thank you for the positive feedback. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your stay with us at the Great Northern Hotel. I have passed your comments on to the head of each department. Your feedback allows us to better all areas of the hotel, I have made the groundskeeper aware of your comments about the rubbish... More

Cavan, Ireland
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just back from 3 night family break(Mon Aug 11th-Thur 14th)2 adults and 2 kids aged 6 and 8), room average size double single and a fold up bed.Decor throughout hotel(from carpets to velvet wall paper) very old fashioned stairs would remind you of grannys house.There are actual keys to the doors of bedrooms instead of key cards!For a four star... More

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GreatN0rthernH0tel, Owner at Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aileen Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am sorry to read that you did not enjoy your stay with us. I have passed your comments on to the management of each department. I am sorry you did not enjoy your food at the hotel, I have made the chef aware of your comments and... More

Swanlinbar, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our wedding reception was in The Great Northern . From the first day we called to see Karen,we were looked after very well , nothing was too much trouble for her and the staff. The food was excellent and the service was very good, we weren't left waiting between courses for too long. It very much has the feel of... More

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Kilkenny, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Great Northern Hotel is a truly amazing place to stay. As a four star hotel, it definitely lives up to its high standards. There's something for everyone in the family, from swimming to relaxing and having a great time. There's a Kids Club too so children of all ages can go bowling, to the cinema, do arts and crafts... More

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GreatN0rthernH0tel, Owner at Great Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rachel Thank you for your recent review. It is with great pleasure to read your positive review. We are always trying to better the hotel and shine as been one of the best. I am so very glad that you made use of our FREE go!kids kids club. I have passed all of your comments on to the management... More

Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We got married in Bundoran, followed by a reception in theGreat Northern Hotel on Friday 16th May. Why did we choose the Great Northern for our wedding celebrations? I (Ciara) had been to a few family weddings in the Great Northern and knew it was where I would have my wedding party if I ever got married. My brother had... More

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Address: Sea Road, Bundoran, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Bundoran
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Great Northern Hotel 4*
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This luxury hotel in Bundoran Co Donegal is located on an 18 hole championship golf course and boasts a beautiful Leisure & Conference Centre. After your meal you can enjoy a relaxing drink in our lounge bars or dance the night away in our Atlantic Ballroom. Enjoy the charms of our Tir-Chonail Dining Room open daily with a full dinner menu on offer. ... more   less 
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