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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Never been to this 4 star hotel before. My friend brought me as a treat two weekends ago. We drove 16 miles there in evening. Sat in bar. Table we chose had a full drink on it but couple near it told it had been vacated ages ago. We ordered hot chocolate, pot of tea and the traybakes which were...

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

3 adults booked a room and for all the grandeur there was no decaf free coffee or enough sugar. The visitor book for the hotel has not been proof read as there is a mistake on the first page. Breakfast- no teaspoon on all the saucers and no teabags in the pot of tea. The poached eggs were cold and...

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2Thank Paula C
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were looking forward to our stay. The building looks great and the place is generally kept well inside. Our first mishap was that the hotel had lost our booking but they rearranged and managed to provide us with a family room. All okay. Dinner on the first night was extremely disappointing and frustrating. Our young waitress was extremely unfriendly...

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4Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a one night stay with my husband last weekend to celebrate our first wedding anniversary. Very relaxing environment. We had a room on the fourth floor with absolutely beautiful views of the Mourne Mountains and the sea. Dinner was very nice. Excellent service by Martin during our dinner. Martin was extremely helpful, efficient and pleasant- The best service I...

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1Thank KayTyrone
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from another lovely break in the Resort. As ever the staff were friendly , helpful and so professional . Had a lovely lunch in the lighthouse lounge which we would highly recommend . Staff were very attentive and friendly without intruding on the lovely atmosphere . Unfortunately one of the guests was rather rude which did disturb us...

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Thank Gwenyth P
Larne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just Back from an excellent 2 night mini break at Slieve Donard. We had a most enjoyable stay and were very well looked after for the duration of our visit. The setting is absolutely splendid and the hotel facilities second to none. Staff were friendly, attentive and efficient. We had a bedroom on the 3rd floor which was exceptionally well...

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Thank Tom L
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the hotel for two nights recently and had a relaxing few days. Location is stunning with views over the sea & Mourne mountains. Room was well appointed with a large bathroom. Staff were helpful and efficient in every area. We had no robes or slippers in our room to go to the Spa but they were provided immediately....

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1Thank Rebecca N
Coleraine, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just back from a two night stay, this was our second visit to this beautiful hotel. Really don't understand some of the other reviewers negative comments about the staff/customer service, to me this is one of the hotel's best qualities, all staff smiling, friendly, helpful and chatty. Lovely, clean room with great views of slieve donard, amazing spa facilities! Being...

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Thank Rosie G
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the moment we arrived we were disappointed. Booking for dinner lost, the room was filthy, the last guests rubbish was still on the carpet. The sink hadn't been cleaned, the valence sheet was a disgrace. No bath robes in room for the spa. Dinner was so expensive and I have had better food in a cafe. Lamb over cooked,...

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6Thank Joyce G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 2 nights...Wed 15th and Thurs 16th February.....Arrived slightly early for book in and told that our room would be ready at 3pm. Went for a walk and returned at 3.20 and told that our room was still not ready but that we could have a complimentary tea or coffee in the bar...1st problem. Every seat taken by 5 bus...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestling at the foot of the Mourne Mountains, the Slieve Donard stands in six acres of private grounds, and is one of Northern Ireland's most popular hotels. The luxurious ESPA Spa commands spectacular panoramic views of the County Down coastline and Mountains of Mourne and provides a perfect oasis of tranquility rivals any spa in Europe today. This superbly maintained Victorian hotel is equally suited to a short break, residential conference or grand event. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Slieve Donard Resort and Spa

Address: Downs Road, Newcastle BT33 0AH, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Down > Newcastle
Price Range: £120 - £272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Slieve Donard Resort and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 178
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Also Known As:
Slieve Donard Newcastle
Donard Hotel Slieve
Donard Hotel Newcastle Slieve
Slieve Donard Hotel Newcastle
Slieve Donard Resort And Spa Newcastle, Northern Ireland
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Newcastle
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“Some rooms enjoy splendid views”
 of 5 bubbles tomlW8490RE, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view or in the right wing as the lift will take you directly down to the Spa”
 of 5 bubbles 85rebeccan, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with a sea view if possible....beatuiful”
 of 5 bubbles AlanBen97, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms to the front have superb sea views”
 of 5 bubbles S1881WQdavidg, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms have views of mountains as well.”
 of 5 bubbles 499mr, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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