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Sandhouse Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Donegal Bay, Rossnowlagh, Ireland
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Rossnowlagh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Karen W Dublin, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a brilliant place for a relaxing holiday,suitable for every sort of age, with or without families. The location is terrific. Donegal is a must for those who haven't been there. The hotel is located on an extensive sandy beach and their boast that you can always find a quiet place is quite accurate. The hotel has a lovely... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I stayed at this hotel over the weekend and loved the old feel of the place. The view of the beach was stunning (I would definitely recommend requesting a sea view room when booking). The Glasshouse restaurant served fantastic food although with the main attraction of the room being the view of the beach, it would have... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A lovely quaint hotel with great character right on Rossnowlagh beach is an ideal location to relax, surf, explore Donegal .......the worlds your oyster. I spent a night with my family in a family room (2 interconnected rooms). This worked out really well. The service was pleasant, efficient and we had a great time. Breakfast was top class and the... More

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Ballynahinch, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Full marks to the Sandhouse Hotel for yet another perfect stay. Fantastic food great professional staff and of course the comfort we got from our room through to the residents lounge. Not forgetting the location just perfect.

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Ontario
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sandhouse was the highlight of our stay in Ireland. We were there midweek, and although Rossnowlagh was busy the hotel was not crowded. The hotel is located on the beach. The rooms are spacious, clean and modern, but this hotel is about more than just the rooms. The food we enjoyed here was the best in 2 weeks of... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is situated right on a beautiful beach in easy driving distance to Donegal. We had very large room with a beautiful view. Good food, service and facilities. A good place to stay either when touring or also with a family.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel. Fantastic staff, food and location. Current owner has been there for the last couple of years and doing a great job. Updating bits and pieces as and when. There were hundreds of people using hotel last Saturday during the morning and afternoon but by 6.00pm everything had been cleaned polished and was spotless. Booked again for next year.

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Dublin
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10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is situated on one of the finest beaches in Ireland and on a sunny day there are few locations that can match Rossnowlagh. After a very good dinner in the hotel it was great to stroll the beach and enjoy a long June day. From our sea view rom we watched the sunset over the and it was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just come back from a weekend in Donegall I stayed at the sand house hotel and was very impressed. The location was fantastic right on the beach. The rooms were spacious and spotlessly clean with everything you could need in them the bar service was very efficient and the coffee exceptionally good. I really nice Saturday night

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from a fantastic weekend in the Sandhouse. The weather was great for a start. What a fabulous location and views over benbulbin and the donegal mountains. Enjoy the view from the glass lift, the terrace and the restaurant. The staff made the weekend for us though. Nothing was too much trouble. They were so friendly. Look... 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*
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Sandhouse Hotel County Donegal, Ireland - Rossnowlagh

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Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
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This 4 Star Manor House Hotel is located on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean overlooking Donegal Bay and Rossnowlagh Beach. Award winning cuisine, fine wine and local staff mix to give a truely relaxing experience. Marine Spa with Balneo Bath, Jacuzzi steam room and 8 treatments rooms is a must visit. ... more   less 
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