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The Strand Hotel

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ballyliffin
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A recent visit of my nephew and wife ,left them arriving on a very early morning flight from England after an unearthly predawn start. As i live in sheltered accomidation i could not offer these tired and hungry relatives breakfast ,so set of to Ballyliffin in search of susistenence. Everywhere was closed. However on Knocking on the Strands Main entrance...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My new husband and I have just spent 2 nights in the bridal suite of The Strand Hotel, Ballyliffin, Donegal, Ireland. On arriving at the hotel the staff were very friendly and attentive. The bridal suite was very clean, though traditional. The bathroom was immaculately clean. We dined in the bar of the hotel on both evenings. The food was...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this Hotel while completing a flooring installation at the nearby town Carndonagh , all the staff from the owner to the night porter couldn't do enough for us . great food at great prices thanks guys Davy

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Donegal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok it may not have 5 stars outside on the wall but it certainly has 5 star service. If you want good old Ireland looking after this is the place. The food does what it's supposed to, fill your belly. The decor is homely and relaxing. The staff are honest and so happy to help. Johnny bill would go the...

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Celbridge, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came accross deal on groupon for a 2 night stay and we were definately not disapointed, the food in the bar was absolutey delicious, compliments to the chef and every little touch from all the very welcoming staff made our couple day stay very warm... We will 100% return the local area is spectacular...

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Ireland
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Spent an overnight stay here with my daughter and am very pleased to say that all the staff were exceedingly polite and helpful and nothing was too much trouble. The dinner was beautiful and the vegetable soup was delicious. The best I have ever tasted in all my 40 something years. My compliments to The chefs! Breakfast, disappointingly, was not...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A group of us stayed here over St Paddys weekend (Friday to Monday). Nice hotel with great food. Rooms where clean and tidy and staff really friendly. Was a little disappointed that the hotel had NO entertainment on Paddys night, however, we went to the hotel up the road and had a good night. Other than that, we had a...

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

I am delighted that you enjoyed your weekend with us. Thank you for taking the time in review.

Muff, Ireland
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Now a little gem of a family friendly hotel set in beautiful Inishowen. Well known for its good wholesome food with excellent friendly staff and is really clean. A lovely quiet setting for a break away. There is a lovely beach down the road past it about five minutes drive with a play area for children. Close to Ballyliffen golf...

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

Delighted that you enjoyed your visit and thank you for your time in review. With Doagh Famine Village now open for the season, the beach and eco friendly playground and Glenevin Waterfall all close by, it certainly makes Ballyliffin a family friendly location

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

It was easy to find this hotel. Located right on the corner of the road. Good size room with comfortable beds. It was in a quiet location with fish and chips takeaway across the street. The breakfast buffet was ok and the staff was friendly and helpful. The lounge was spacious and comfortable. If you're an early bird, go for...

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

Thank you for your time in review. The Hotel is centrally located in the Village, close to the beach and golf course and within a few minutes drive of Doagh Visitors and Famine Village.

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We visited here on valentines evening and we were shocked at how quiet it was (all the better for us) we got to choose our own table and the barman arrived down with Menus & took our drinks order very swiftly. He came back and took our food order - we opted for the early bird menu with both of...

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

Thank you for your review. Delighted to read that you enjoyed your Valentines Evening with us. The weekend had been busy and our Valentines Menu proved very popular. Thank you for your kind remarks and I look forward to your return.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre 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: Strand Hotel Main Street, Ballyliffin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Ballyliffin
Price Range: RM398 - RM554 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Strand Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had room 53 which a sea view.”
977philipr, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Find out where the family rooms are and get as far away as possible.”
Biawatch, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for room with views of Pollan beach”
jamesdF5858VT, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Did not stay as hotel was full when we tried to book. Good sign.”
827frankd, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms overlooking the car park and above the main entrance, as these get a bit noisy late at night.”
marting971, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
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