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Strand Hotel

Sea Front, Bray, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went with some friends to watch the Ireland v Scotland match on Saturday . The atmosphere was great and the staff were so welcoming and friendly. I had the chicken goujons the price was so reasonable for such a generous portion. I believe it's under new management so looking forward to returning and seeing all their new plans especially during... More 

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Shane C, Public Relations Manager at Strand Hotel, responded to this review

We are very pleased here at The Strand Hotel that yourself & your friends enjoyed your meal's & the great atmosphere. We look forward to your next visit, & keep an eye out for exciting new changes in the coming months, plans are under way. More 

Regina, Canada
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112 reviews 112 reviews
48 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Well I wanted to stay here, I really did. I booked The Esplanade accidentally. My hero's father built this place, Oscar Wilde. I came exactly for the purpose of staying in the future. I could hardly wait! However, when I went up the stairs in all good faith of having a look, taking pictures and arranging with hotel staff to... More 

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Shane C, Public Relations Manager at Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Sorry to hear of your bad experience of The Strand Hotel Bray during your stay. We have just been recently taken over by new management. Upon reading this review we would like to welcome you for a stay in the future (currently rooms are closed until renovated) or a meal if you are ever in Bray again. We have a... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Myself and my partner along with our baby daughter stayed here last minute, the bed clothes were clean and fresh and we could not fault this place in anyway Barry was an excellent manager who could not do enough for us, he was friendly and polite at all times and nothing was too much trouble for him, the staff were... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
17 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Came here on the 20th July for the airshow. The owners of the hotel are so friendly, they can't do enough for you, anything you need just ask. Room was spacey and beautiful view of the promenade, breakfast was spot on, anything u wanted, from fruit, cereal, wheaten bread, scrambled egg, boiled egg or even the full fry up. Also... More 

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Waterford, Ireland
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

stayed for 1 night here.......hotel may b a bit dated but staff v nice..had room at top ...it was clean.bed linen was fresh as was towels...kettle and coffee was laid on in room...had breekie next morn.orange juice and full fry..no complaints..

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We visited as a family on Sunday during the Air show. I was delighted to see a sign outside offering Carvery lunches and also to get seats at the front of the lounge looking out onto the seafront from which we could still see the air show. However when I went to order food I was very disappointed to discover... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

Have came here since I was a baby. My family love it and so do I. The owners are great. Margaret and John are so nice. The breakfasts are outstanding, plenty of value for money. The rooms maybe abit dated but that doesn't matter to me, it's a home from home. There is quite a lot of stairs so wouldn't... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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24 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We were in Bray over the weekend and visited the Strand Hotel Lounge for their Carvery. The bar is dated could do with a bit of a lift. Feels very drab and dead. Every place we passed along the promenade was packed except for this one. We went to the carvery to be served by a gentleman who was sweating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

Service was excellent,food was excellent,friendly staff ,great place with a great atmosphere.an old fashioned but lovely little place,central location and value for money....overall it a lovely relaxing friendly place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

myself my wife and 3 kids are just back from bray,we stayed in 3 hotels on the strand,and when we return for a longer stay,the strand hotel is the spot,the family were great,the food is great,its just got that nice family vibe,,kids loved it,lovely old charn,nice old lady and gent,family pics on the walls ,the only thing was the kids... More 

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