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Belfast, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely fabulous. Warm and welcoming. Wish I got up in time for breakfast! Thank you beautiful wedding reception fantastic plentiful food. Xx. We stayed in a lovely family room next time maybe bring kids x

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Newry, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Loved layout of hotel foyer, bars, sitting areas. Great bar service and coped very well with large crowd. Beautiful dining room. Service excellent. Main course superb, starter and sweet ok. Would happily return.

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co.armagh nortern ireland
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22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked into this family friendly hotel with easy access to the wonderful beach. Room was well equipped with tea coffee making facilities free wifi and free view tv lovely home cooked food in the bar & breakfast was waiter serviced which was a nice touch. Wonderful walking& plenty of scenic views all around this area.

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your visit. We are ideally situated for beach and hill walking with stunning views from some of our bedrooms and our Dining Room. Thank you. More 

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39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is adjacent to a number of superior-starred hotels, well placed in the centre of the small town, with plenty of parking. The bar is very well managed, and the staff are particularly well trained, efficient, knowledgeable and professional, something that I find in most hotels and restaurants in Ireland these days. We chose to eat in the bar... More 

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for you time in review. I appreciate the comments and feedback on our extensive choice of menus. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit. More 

County Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

staff are very good friendly and helpful a great welcome on arrival at reception, food great and plenty of it, gluten free menu and staff knew what they were talking about, kept nice and clean nice bar and Johnny best host I met in awhile rooms nice could do with a little more soap in bathroom well done to you... More 

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your time in review. More 

Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for three nights and I have to say I wasn't disappointed . I came here with my family for a wedding which was to be held the following day. On arrival we were told there wasn't a room available as was booked by my brother in law as it wasn't on the computer but the staff were brilliant... More 

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Derry, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed 2 great meals here over our trip to culdaff at the start of August. Fabulous and ideal for children. We also left a bag behind with a lot of valuable contents and it was there when we went back. Thank you very much! Roisin

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your visit. I am delighted that you enjoyed the experience. More 

Ventry
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13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Second time to stay here. Room had double and single bed . A little tight space wise. Bathroom clean and shower very good. Bar and restaurant food very good and plentiful. Could do with a bit of live music in the evenings in high season. Plenty of parking. The only little complaint I would have is the serving of hot... More 

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. I am delighted to receive your feedback. I look forward to your return. More 

Derry, Galway, Ireland
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Stayed here for one night to attend a wedding at the Lodge. Room great size spotless, lovely white bedlnen.Breakfast was lovely with a great view. Friendly staff, would stay here again. Great base if you want to tour Donegal. Nearby famine village worth a visit.

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your time in review and highlighting the convenience of The Strand Hotel in relation to exploring Donegal and The Wild Atlantic Way. The Famine Village is the busiest visitor attraction in Inishowen and we are lucky to be so close. Thank you again. More 

Monaghan, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

This hotel has the feel of an independent family owned traditional hotel. It isn't uber-modern with some of the state of the art rooms and facilities that you would find in the hotel chains but, to be honest, that is part of its charm and appeal. It has a cosier, older appearance and hasn't had it's personality wiped out under... More 

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StrandBallyliffin, Owner at The Strand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your time in review. Your words are very much appreciated. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family run Hotel, near to Ballyliffin Golf Club and overlooking the beautiful Pollan beach. Ideal location for family holidays, a short break, your wedding or a conference. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Strand Hotel

Address: Main Street, Ballyliffin, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Ballyliffin
Price Range: $90 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Strand Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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