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The Central Hotel - Donegal

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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warrenpoint
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Booked to stay for 2 nights bed and breakfast. Hottel is on main street in what they call diamond. We parked in public car park and the hotel give you a ticket. Its a very short walk. Margaret checked us in. She was not overly friendly. Did her job but no real welcome. On way to room I felt there...

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Catherine D, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Shelley Ann, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us at The Central Hotel. We appreciate your comments, both positive and negative, however we are genuinely disappointed to hear of the issues you encountered during your stay - please accept our sincere apologies. This is not the standard that we work...

Reviewed 19 February 2017

Dined here for lunch, four of us, we arrived at an awkward time of the day shortly after 4 pm, normally late for lunch, but on arrival were greeted by the manager Eaton who was most charming and said lunch would not be a problem, and escorted us into the most delightful decorated dinning room. We were seated and served...

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Catherine D, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Kevin S, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review following your recent visit to The Central Hotel for lunch. We are delighted to read your comments regarding your dining experience especially the service you received and the meal itself. We take huge pride in providing our guests with good service in all areas of...

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Just back from a hen weekend in Donegal and we stayed here. Wanted to give a shout out to Phil who was working the breakfast shift. Great service from her and the food was lovely. Couldn't have been more helpful and really added the personal touch for us. She's a legend :) room was lovely and overlooking the river at...

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Catherine D, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Olivia, Thank you for taking the time to post a review in relation to your recent visit to The Central for a Hen Weekend. Phil takes huge pride in providing our guests with a 5 star service and the entire team here will really appreciate your kind comments. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward...

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife won a facebook comp for a nights stay with dinner, bed and breakfast and they allowed our 2 children to come also and put us up in a spacious family room free of charge. The staff were amazing and made us feel so welcome. The breakfast and dinner was delicious. Unfortunately my car battery died on...

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Catherine D, Manager at The Central Hotel - Donegal, responded to this review

Dear Darren, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your overnight stay with us. Thank you in particular for your kind comments regarding our friendly staff and your dining experiences with us. They are greatly appreciated by the entire team here at The Central. We look forward to...

coatbridge
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Went here with a group of friends for a 3 day trip with Caledonian travel...This hotel is very nice and friendly...My only complaint is the slow service at meal times..on our first night it took 40 mins to get our starter, then another 30 mins to get our main course...As for the breakfast it wouldn't feed a mouse, one egg...

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Dear coatbridgecouple_10, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent 3 day stay with us at The Central Hotel. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your few days with us , even though you encountered a few issues. We rely on all our guests’ feedback so we can continually improve our quality and...

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

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“369 was the small room we were first assigned”
anzosullivan, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Sorry we only used the restaurant not the hotel”
csmart74, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the lake very nice , great view”
jacinta5550, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room with river view. they're lovely!”
dcmerryton, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't use this hotel if you have mobility issues unless you get a ground or first room floor.”
65AnneM, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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