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Slieve Donard

Newcastle, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 1066
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  • Average9%
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“mourne wall” (11 reviews)
“great hotel” (7 reviews)
“resort room” (4 reviews)
Newcastle, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 1066
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

The hotel is very well maintained and clean. The rooms are large and very clean. What can I say about the staff, they could not have done enough for our group (60+ people). and were very friendly and attentive to everything that was needed. The...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I climbed Slieve Donard with my fiance, my friend from university and her dog (essential companion for mountain climbing). A strenuous climb even though I am reasonably fit but that is not a complaint as it was well worth it when we reached the top....More

Thank LizJohno2014
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The hotel is very close to the town of Newcastle and right next door to the famous Down Royal Golf Club

Thank Therese K
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Wow. This is a fantastic walk, tricky enough for beginners I'd say. You begin from the Donard carpark and follow a path up to the left, through a gate and into a forest. This is why I didn't give it 5 stars it's not that...More

1  Thank tillylamp
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful day for attempting my first climb at Slieve Donard. I found it tough enough going but getting to the top was a huge achievement and the views were amazing

Thank travelled-annie
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The rooms not clean the staff not the best u ask for items in the room u never get them the room prices r to dear they need to lower the prices the towels r cheap the rooms need done up wheel chair is not...More

Thank Ryan L
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

After walking 81 holes I found myself at the front desk of the Slieve Donard after 3 amazing days of links golf all over Ireland. I am a professional traveler in the US and unfortunately have grown accustom to high class service. When I arrived...More

1  Thank sandmanfromphilly
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Surpassed our expectations , what a lovely hotel. Staff, food, extremely comfortable rooms & lovely location. Faultless stay , with a lovely visit to the spa, it's definately a place that relax. Breakfast was amazing , local produce which is lovely to see . Would...More

Thank angela_grimshaw
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Visited as a family on Mother's Day. Fantastic afternoon tea, great location and awesome views! Service was a bit slow ie had to wait long for lots of tea, however it was a visit enjoyed.

Thank BeautifulB00
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Pleasant staff. Hotel beautiful. Location views etc amazing. Room decor a little tired but a pleasant stay on the whole. Would return.

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28 September 2016|
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Response from Tugboat_11 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so but they can arrange a taxi and the bus station is right beside the hotel
1 September 2016|
Response from Graham M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they serve afternoon tea, be nice after an hour in the spa
pamela m
13 July 2016|
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