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Sandhouse Hotel

4.0 of 5 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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Dublin, Ireland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here at the weekend and were welcomed by a friendly lady who showed us to a nice clean well presented room with a beautiful view of the ocean.The hotel itself has a wonderful location on the beach.We had a few drinks in the bar which is a bit of a nightmare to access as I'm sure it could be... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at the Sandhouse Hotel a few times over the summer months and each time the food has been better than the previous, last Saturday night was the best yet, they have just changed the menu and all 5 of us had the venison. With a nice bottle of wine, excellent staff and good service, what more could... More

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Limerick Ireland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have read all the reviews and I must have been just unlucky. I got a room with a fantastic view and I really mean fantastic view. But that is where the good experience ended. Our Room was old and dirty. I am not a picky person but it was just not cleaned properly. Black hairs in the bathroom. ..... More

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Ballycastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel in a beautiful scenic setting. The view from our room was amazing and the staff are very friendly and efficient. I would absolutely go back here to stay. Lovely place for a couples weekend away or to bring the family. Hotel leads down onto a fabulous smooth sandy beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night during the summer. Our room was gorgeous with amazing sea views. We had a meal included in our deal and that was lovely however my boyfriends steak was over done. The views from where dinner and breakfast is served are amazing. The hotel is a little out dated and it is fairly pricey however I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely meal here in September with our extended family.The staff went out of their way to look after us & the service was first class.The food was 5-star standard. Great lively music in The Surfers Bar.We will definitely be dining here again in the near future.

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22 hotel reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's always difficult to be objective when the reason for staying at a hotel is a family wedding; it's easy to get caught up in the moment and see things through 'rose tinted' glasses. Even given this, I loved it here; and the food was astounding: the Donegal Bay seafood (which may well have been a special dish) was one... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful old hotel, our room was outstanding, breakfast was superb, staff very pleasant just about to book to stay here again, our room looked right on to the beach, which you can also take your car on to, very special place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of the Hotel is what sets this place apart. It's one of the great views for an Irish hotel looking out over Rossnowlagh strand. We were lucky in that we had one of those blue sky days both on arrival and the next morning when you peel back the curtains for the first time and see the deep... More

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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This hotel has a superb location facing out onto a wide sandy surfing beach about 10 miles South of Donegal Town. There is free car parking outside the hotel. This is a holiday area and there are a lot of caravans and holiday homes around. The hotel is the best place to stay and probably the focal point of the... More

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Address: Donegal Bay, Rossnowlagh, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Rossnowlagh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandhouse Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 55
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Sandhouse Hotel Rossnowlagh
Sandhouse Hotel County Donegal, Ireland - Rossnowlagh

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