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Kildare
Reviewed 14 February 2014

We collected our key from a very helpful lady in the bar next door, who took the time to answer any questions we had. The room was basic, but very clean. Breakfast next morning was very good, with lovely tasty bacon, not dry and overcooked as it can so often be. The b and b is less than a 15...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2014

I had booked four nights here but left after the second because I couldn't sleep in the noisy freezing cold room,. the shower only half worked, the water was lukewarm and the owner was rude to me when I dared to complain. At 2am on the second night a drunk and noisy couple tried to get in to my room...

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4Thank Colin Y
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2013

Found this one online and booked via their own web page for a triple toom including breakfast for one night for £55. I then checked trip adviser and saw some mixed reviews but felt it could afford to be only OK for that sort of money. Well, it's far more than only OK. Yes you do need to go to...

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2Thank John M
Derry
Reviewed 21 October 2013

I booked this room for myself and two girl friends last week via Expedia. I was a little unsure as some of the reviews were just okay, well I need not not of worried.My friend arrived first and was greeted at the bar next door and showed around,I arrived later so I didn't get to meet any of the reception...

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2Thank Moonorla
chicago
Reviewed 21 October 2013

we had to go through the bar to get to the desk, in order to check in - which was kind of strange. our room was big; there were 4 of us. but it was old and not very attractive. the wifi didn't work in our room. it actually only worked on one bed so we all took turns trying...

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2Thank me0102
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2013 via mobile

This place is great for a nice stay good for lads or families, not too far from centre of Derry, just a walk over the bridge. Friendly staff & nice cooked breakfast Shop nearby over the road there is also 2 pubs next door. Plenty of good bars there is also dominos pizza across the road :) :)

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Kinghorn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We had planned the trip a while and were happy to get an affordable room. But when we finally arrived, tired and only looking forward to a nice room with a comfortable bed they told us first that the reservation didn't arrive to change it then to a young colleague messed up. We had paid partly upfront wanted that money...

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2Thank Beatrice P
Reviewed 30 September 2013 via mobile

Spent one night at this place and can highly recommend it. Like all accommodation, it is important to research the surrounding area. There is a pub next door, so yes, you should expect some noise but that certainly didn't bother me. On arrival we were greeted warmly by very friendly and helpful staff. The room was a good size for...

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1Thank Lyndesay M
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 7 September 2013

It is late at night when writing this review and I'm unable to sleep because of the noise from a neighbouring bar. The room is very small, the bathroom is adequate, very small television on wall. There is a strange smell, probably because the inn is very old. On a positive the staff are friendly and there is good wifi...

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3Thank Charmaine M
Swindon
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Stayed in August 2013 with another couple,they put us up in a apartment across the road from hotel. The place was big and spacious had a washer and dryer which was a bonus. The double bed we slept in was beyond needing replacement,it was extremely uncomfortable to sleep in, I ended up sleeping in single bed in another room. The...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Iona Inn is a family run business comprising of 12 rooms of various sizes all en suite. The Iona can accomodate up to 28 people and has quickly gained a reputation as a friendly and helpful spot with many returnees. The iona is situated in Derry City and is close to all attractions eg city walls(6 mins walk) city centre(10 mins). perfect for the overnight or weekend tripper.cead mile failte ... more   less 

Additional Information about Iona Inn

Address: 15-19 Spencer Road, Derry BT47 6AA, Northern Ireland (Formerly Iona House)
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Derry
Price Range: RM235 - RM330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Iona Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Wifi in bar and sitting room.”
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“we got an apartment across from the main hotel with great views over the river this a great deal for groups”
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