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Castle Grove Country House Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ramelton Road R245 | Ballymaleel, Letterkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #1 of 13 Hotels in Letterkenny
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in this beautiful hotel for two nights at the end of a two week tour of Ireland and I can honestly say it was one of the highlights of our trip. From the moment we arrived and were greeted by a lovely welcoming receptionist, we just felt totally relaxed and at home. Everything was done to make our... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can we say about Castle Grove? From the moment you arrive, you are treated like one of the family. Last week was our sixth year of coming back "home". Mary and her family treat you to one of the best and most enjoyable experiences you could wish for. You won't leave hungry either, as their restaurant is "to die... More

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Paul and Ruth, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review when you got home. Mum and I are delighted you enjoyed your stay once again with us. We truly enjoy having your visits with us and very much look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Take care for now, Irene More

Ireland - Newbridge
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 1 night, we were in the Jonathan Swift room, which had a 4 poster bed. The room was beautifully decorated and furnished with antique furniture, and had a large room with armchairs and a small writing desk. The hotel is a classic country house, and there was a warm welcome with tea and biscuits in the drawing room on... More

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, I am truly delighted you enjoyed your stay and I will be sure to let Gary know your kind words re your dinner experience. I look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind regards, Irene More

Vancouver, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I am just revisiting the diary of our trip to Ireland that we took last summer. The experience at this hotel was absolutely wonderful . We stayed in the Samuel Becket room which was beautifully appointed. Our meals were amazing and the staff very warm and helpful. The only problem? We only spent one night there!

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for reviewing our hotel, delighted you enjoyed your stay with us.We too look forward to welcoming you back again soon! More

Ayr, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Delightful hotel, set in a peaceful and tranquil grounds overlooking Loch Swilley. We had dinner which was delicious and breakfast which was cooked to order, which I find preferable to the buffet style in most hotels these days. The food was beautifully presented and of a very high standard. The bedroom and en suite bathroom were huge. I would thoroughly... More

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Helen, Thank you for your review and so glad you enjoyed your accommodations and the tranquil grounds, you really got to appreciate them at that time due to the sunny spell we had. We appreciate you mentioning the breakfast as we take a lot of care, as we do with lunch and dinner, to ensuring all the ingredients are... More

Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My brother and I recently had our 21st birthday meal here! We were welcomed into a private drawing room on arrival, and a plethora of seats to chose from, the staff were very helpful and welcoming too! We were able to sit and relax in our drawing room and then were seated for dinner whenever it suited us. The food... More

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments, so happy you and your brother, along with family and friends enjoyed your very special night. Castle Grove certainly is the place for any special occasion with it's beautiful setting, fabulous drawing rooms and of course it's award wining restaurant. We are simply thrilled we were able to make your night so special....until the... More

Whitianga
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

What a great hotel this is and not at all hard to find, it was nice not to be in a noisy township for a night. very close to Letterkenny anyway. The grounds are very spacious so the outlook from the rooms is lovely. this is an historical building so enjoy its creaks. the furnishings are very much in keeping... More

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review, we are thrilled you enjoyed your stay so much. Delighted you were able to relax and appreciate the splendor of the house and it's furnishings. I will be sure to let the family know of your kind words, as a family run hotel we work hard every day to ensure... More

Wappingers Falls, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The hotel is tucked away from the main road in Letterkenny so it can be a bit difficult to catch the turn off if you're not sure where you're going but it's worth it. Firstly the manor and the grounds are absolutely stunning. We arrived to tea/coffee and cookies and relaxed in one of the drawing rooms. The dinning room... More

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it is very much appreciated! We are delighted you enjoyed the beautiful grounds and the complimentary coffee and cookies on arrival, we do work very hard at making all our guests feel welcome and as we are a family run hotel we pride ourselves in friendly efficient service all day long. Also delighted you got... More

Nuneaton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Well simply put...great service, great room (Jonathan Swift suite) great food, great location fantastic stay! the staff could not of been more helpful (even ironed a few shirts for me) nothing was to much trouble very welcoming. Will definitely be booking again! simply outstanding.

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and your very kind words.It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we certainly look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We call it Castle Grudge. First of all...make sure that you know the direction. We haven't found any direction signs on the streets and it is 7km from Letterkenny and Ramelton away. So, if you are looking for a central stay to one of those cities...a clear nope! The place it is located could be very beautiful, with a lake... More

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Eirene S, Manager at Castle Grove Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Stefanie, Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your stay at Castle Grove Country House Hotel. I am truly sorry you both were so disappointed with your stay and hopefully can get an opportunity to rectify this in the near future. In response to your comments, starting with the... More

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Address: Ramelton Road R245 | Ballymaleel, Letterkenny, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Letterkenny
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Castle Grove Country House Hotel 4*
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