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Inishowen Gateway

Railway Road, Buncrana, Ireland
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Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Buncrana
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
aliciatmccloskey Derry, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Derry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hi I would just like to thank your staff and all involved in the running of the hotel, we had a room booked and as a young couple with two small children one of which has a disability , we stayed with 2 nights dinner and b&b. we had a ball and the young children had a great stay thoroughly... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just returned from a weekend break at this hotel , paid extra for a room with a view and I can't stress enough it was well worth as the sunset on Saturday night was the most amazing thing I have ever seen. Every member of staff were extremely helpful and friendly, the room was spacious and clean , the beds... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So booked the inishowen gateway for 2 nights to attend a wedding. Booked 3 mths prior as website advised that best rooms would be allocated on a first come first served basis. When we arrived the receptionist couldn't find our booking. We were then placed in an awful room which was small, stank of smoke and overlooked the car park.... More

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

My wife and I came to this hotel for a two day break on an over 55's deal. The hotel is in a beautiful setting and we had a great room over looking the golf course and bay. Check in was very efficient but the service in the restaurant was a little slow. All the staff were extremely friendly, attentive... More

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Guest_Relations_Mang, Guest Relations Manager at Inishowen Gateway, responded to this review

Dear William Thank you for your recent review of our hotel, we do appreciate you taking the time to comment on your stay. I believe our Manager has been in contact with you regarding your comments relating to the member of staff who failed on so many levels to provide you with the service you should have received and deserved... More

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

Just returned from a 3 night B&B and 3 dinner break with my family. I havent felt so relaxed in a long time, my 2 children had a fantastic time in the kids club (Susie) was there favourite! The staff where so friendly and the food was fabulous! I have already recommended it to my family and friends and will... More

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Guest_Relations_Mang, Guest Relations Manager at Inishowen Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Norah We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us last week. It was a pleasure to look after you all and thank you for naming one of Kid Club leaders who impressed you, she will appreciate the feedback. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to visit us in August. Should you require... More

Armagh, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed at the innishowen gateway over the weekend. As it was the bank holiday weekend it was very busy but it couldn't be faulted. friendly staff from the manager to the cleaners. rooms were very clean and well presented and the planet active club kept the kids well entertained! the only slight negative is that breakfast was extremely busy and... More

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Guest_Relations_Mang, Guest Relations Manager at Inishowen Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay. It was a very busy week for us here at the Inishowen Gateway Hotel due to our fantastic family packages which are very popular this time of year so we do be busier than normal. We apologise to you for your undelivered high chair which... More

Monaghan, Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a 3 night b&b and 3 dinners break with my family. The staff were very friendly and the view from bar and restaurant was fabulous. The food was top quality and catered very well to my children's specific requests. The only disappointment with the food was that the dessert menu didn't change for the 3 nights. In... More

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Guest_Relations_Mang, Manager at Inishowen Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for submitting your recent review of our hotel. It is lovely to hear you had an enjoyable stay but that your were disappointed by certain issues. We thank you for taking the time to mention these issues as we are dedicated to improving our service and standards at all times. On your next visit to us... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights on the Getaway from Getaway package with B&B+D incl a massage in the morning for my partner.great hotel good service nice room also the baby cot in the room was nice. Special thanks to the Leisure staff for been very attentive to us . Will definitely come back

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Guest_Relations_Mang, Manager at Inishowen Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Carmelo Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We are delighted you both enjoyed your stay on our Getaway to the Gateway offer which includes a taste of all our fantastic facilities including evening meal, spa treatment and Golf course. We look forward to welcoming you both back to us in the near future. Kind regards... More

tyrone
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've just returned from a mid-week break staying at the Gateway. The staff were soo lovely, friendly and helpful. The rooms are in excellent condition and are really clean. We had a 6 month old baby on board, the bar staff washed her bottle and plate out every evening. The bar food was gorgeous, couldn't recommend this place enough. A... More

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Guest_Relations_Mang, Manager at Inishowen Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Li555a What a lovely review of our hotel, thank you for taking the time to submit it. We never tire of hearing such wonderful reviews of our bedrooms and staff as we work hard to ensure everyone has a fantastic time during their time with us and staff are always on hand to assist. On any future visits please... More

Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoughly enjoyed our stay at the Inishowen Gateway Hotel this month (14th June). There was a group of 4 of us, 2 couples. We were given rooms with a sea view, which was spectacular! The rooms were very comfortable, but could do with a little modernising. The receptionist was efficient, while being friendly. There was a wedding that night,... More

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Guest_Relations_Mang, Manager at Inishowen Gateway, responded to this review

Dear Fiona Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. We are delighted you all enjoyed your stay with us. We are famous for the spectacular view we have overlooking Lough Swilly and Buncrana Golf Course which we love to share with our guests by offering Sea view rooms whenever possible. To guarantee this however, guests are advised... More

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Address: Railway Road, Buncrana, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Buncrana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Inishowen Gateway Hotel Buncrana
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inishowen Gateway Hotel is located just outside the picturesque town of Buncrana on Donegal's Inishowen Peninsula. The hotel commands stunning views of the majestic Lough Swilly leading out on to the Atlantic Ocean. The hotel has 80 well appointed en-suite bedrooms, many of which overlook the lake. Some of the facilities are the Gateway Health & Fitness Club, Seagrass Wellbeing Centre, Planet Active for kids & The Peninsula Restaurant. ... more   less 
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