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Sandhouse Hotel

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Donegal Bay, Rossnowlagh, Ireland
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  • Location
    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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fort Myers, Florida
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197 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family loved nearly every minute of our weekend stay at the Sandhouse. A few points 1.For the price paid, I thought it was great value. 2.It is true the hotel isn't that updated, but that added to the charm. If I was the owner I wouldn't change anything about the decor. 3.Hotel was very very clean. 4.You can't ask... More 

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Belfast
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85 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel was not cheap for a weekend break but not overly expensive. The hotel is in one of the best locations in Ireland but quite remote from town life. Best for a quiet break away from the pressures of life. The views from the rooms are superb and rate among he best in the world. The rooms however were... More 

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County Kildare, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On a recent stay at the Sandhouse Hotel for a family celebration we really had a wonderful experience. From its amazing location and views to the great food and excellent staff, I feel this hotel has it all. I especially loved the relaxed atmosphere and the old world charm which really added to the holiday feel even for our short... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a family celebration dinner in the SandHouse in April and stayed overnight with our young son. The staff were very helpful with organising a babysitter. The food and service were wonderful but the highlight had to be waking up the next morning to spectacular sea views.

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Lisburn
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was undoubtedly one of the best meals That I have had recently. The smoked salmon starter was superb and the presentation was excellent. The .main course of hake was as good and the vegetables were cooked to perfection. The restaurant has a wonderful view overlooking the sea and the staff were friendly and efficient.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the Sandhouse is second to none. Perched on Rossknowlagh beach, we could hear the waves from our gorgeous, spacious room. The dining room also has a stunning view of the strand and we enjoyed a traditional Irish breakfast every morning plus two evening meals. Fresh seafood, homemade Irish soda bread and a good selection of wines -... More 

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel right on Rossnowlagh beach. Not a surfer but great to watch in all weather. Fabulous long beach which is lovely to walk on when the tide is out. Hotel was great good food friendly staff lovely room. Only drawback was the vegetables on the side of our dinner - same veg every night for three nights!

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Sligo, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here twice now, on Valentine's Day and back in May. This is probably the most amazing location as hotel is right on the coast. Gorgeous rooms overlooking the ocean, long walks on the beach and fantastic food in the hotel. Restaurant is overlooking the sea, so you can enjoy delicious food and watch sunset. They have the most amazing... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to sandhouse hotel on 5/6/15 for the weekend! The trip was a surprise for me as I didn't know where I was being taken to until I got there! I didn't realise there was such a beautiful place and this hotel stood firm along the beach front! I was amazed by the view as I didn't have to get... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our driving tour of Ireland, what a lovely stopover this hotel turned out to be! As a reference for my fellow U.S. travelers, think of a hotel you might find in upstate NY, CT or Massachusetts. You enter through a gracious (but not ostentatious) lobby leading to the stairs/elevator or... the large bar! The kid in me wanted to... More 

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