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Ostan Loch Altan

Certificate of Excellence
Main Street, Gortahork, Ireland
Ostan Loch Altan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just back from a 2 night stay here, read a couple of poor reviews but I got to say they must of been staying somewhere else lol. Room was spotless as was the ensuite and the staff were friendly and helpful. Would stay again if in the area.

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

On checking in the receptionist didn't seem at all interested in us. We weren't told about dinner reservations etc. we later learned that although we had booked 3 b n bs and one dinner the restaurant was only open from Thursday till Sunday and as we arrived on Sunday thus wasn't available to us. So we ended up with a... More 

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donegal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we attended a wedding here & really enjoyed our day. The receptionist checked us in quickly, our room was lovely & clean, with a great bathroom. Dinner was gorgeous, all courses really nice & piping hot. We didn't have breakfast as we partied til the wee hours but I would definitely recommend the hotel to others & hope to return... More 

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Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 3 nights here last week and have no complaints,lovely room,clean and well appointed with a nice view over the coastal inlet and river at the back,the 2 course bar meal was nothing special but was adequate and receptionist very pleasant,more than happy to return again.

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Dublin, Ireland
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just spent three nights in this hotel. Lovely room, great food. Had lovely meal in the Sonas restaurant. Great entertainment in the bar. Excellent value. Staff are extremely helpful and friendly. Great base for touring the beautiful Donegal area.

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County Westmeath, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my husband left home at 2 in the afternoon to this hotel.we made the booking 2 and a half months ago .We travelled for 5 hours from West meath to be told when we arrived that they had rang my brother in law ten minutes earlier to say they had over booked and we would have to stay... More 

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Ostanlochaltan, General Manager at Ostan Loch Altan, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write of your unfortunate experience on your visit to Ostán Loch Altan and to Gortahork. The problem began about an hour prior to your arrival when a family of two adults and three young children arrived after a long journey without having booked a family room. We had no option but to try... More 

Letterkenny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We that is myself and the little bear ate in this hotel recently and had a lovely meal in the bar, The food was tasty , (baked cod) the lady waitress R, Feeney was attentive and friendly though busy and working alone. The place is bright and airy and well kept,

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Ostanlochaltan, General Manager at Ostan Loch Altan, responded to this review

Thank you for your very positive review of your visit to the hotel. I am pleased that you enjoyed your meal with us and that you got good service from Rosaleen even though she was very busy and working alone. Yes, we always try to keep the hotel l ooking well and I am glad that you found it to... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Revisiting the Gaelteach of my youth the Ostan loch Altan is the best place to stay! Have been with my partner three times this year & am looking forward to one planned at the end of the summer. 2 -3 hrs leaves a busy belfast behind & a gorgeous Gweedore region adopts us for two nights. The staff are so... More 

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Ostanlochaltan, General Manager at Ostan Loch Altan, responded to this review

I am very pleased that you enjoy your visits to Ostán Loch Altan and to the Gaeltacht area of Gortahork. Yes, this is a great place to charge the batteries. There are two great beaches at Magheroarty and at Falcarragh. Yes, you can also climb nearby Muckish and Errigal. We also have the islands of Inisbofin, Tory and Arranmore which... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We have been coming to the Ostan Loch Altan for many years now and when we decided to get married in Donegal, there was only ever going to be one winner as far as hotel choices went. From the moment when we chose the Loch Altan, our arrangements were handled with a calm professionalism by Sean McElwee, the General Manager.... More 

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Ostanlochaltan, General Manager at Ostan Loch Altan, responded to this review

Thank you both very much for taking the time to post such a positive review of your many visits to the hotel and, in particular, of the day of your wedding. I really enjoyed the day also even though I was on duty. The ceremony was beautifully conducted by Florence and your own preparation, involvement and participation touched all of... More 

Armagh, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We were give a three night stay as a birthday present from our son. We arrived at 2-00pm and were received well and given the key to our room. We were allocated a family room which was excellent, being roomy and very comfortable the only drawback there was no view at all from the room. As part of the Living... More 

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Ostanlochaltan, General Manager at Ostan Loch Altan, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a very fair and balanced review of your forst visit to Ostán Loch Altan and to Gortahork. Maidir le húsáifd na Gaeilge san óstán tá an dá thenga ar a dtoil ag os cionn 90% den fhoireann agus tá sí le cloisteáil go fairsing fríd an teach go léir lá i ndiaidh... More 

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