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“Staff are professional and friendly”
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The Glasshouse
Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in Sligo
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
“Staff are professional and friendly”
Reviewed 26 September 2013 via mobile

Stayed on the night of the 21st Sept and there was a mix up with the rooms. Staff were right on it and were professional and friendly. Food was also lovely and great value and location is perfect for a night on the town.

  • Stayed September 2013
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Glasshouse_GM, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse, responded to this review, 7 October 2013
Dear Lenehane123
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with us at The Glasshouse. We are delighted to read that you found our staff to be professional and friendly and that you enjoyed your break here with us at The Glasshouse. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Glasshouse in the near future.
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The Glasshouse Team
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Reviewed 25 September 2013

We enjoyed two nights in this modern hotel. The underground carparking was included in the rate and lifts brought us right up to reception. The decor is quirky but not objectionable - I know its a matter of personal taste but to read some reviews gives the misleading impression that the colours and artwork are very bad indeed. this is not the case and we should be grateful that not all hotels go down the homogenous, boring "neutral palette" route. We had a spacious room on 4th floor with small balcony overlooking the river. The bed was comfortable, the room and bathroom well maintained and very clean.
we didn't eat dinner in the hotel as there are good restaurants just down the street. Breakfast was good and the staff in the dining room were lovely - especially Juanita ?- a
Polish lady. Just a small gripe- I phoned reception early one morning on discovering that there was no shower gel or shampoo in the bathroom. The response was that the receptionist would inform housekeeping "when they came in ". No word of apology and I heard nothing further. Later, the man with the housekeeping trolley immediately got me supplies when I asked him when i met him in the corridor.
Overall, we liked the location and comfort of the hotel and will return.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Glasshouse_GM, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse, responded to this review, 7 October 2013
Dear emir08
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with us at The Glasshouse. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and found breakfast good and the staff lovely. We would like to apologise for the problem you encountered with reception. We hope to welcome you back to The Glasshouse in the near future and would once again like to thank you for your review.
Kind regards,
The Glasshouse Team
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Reviewed 23 September 2013 via mobile

Excellent hotel, great food, nice rooms at a great price. The hotel is situated in the middle of the city, great car park located under the hotel, all it is missing was a pool. If you are thinking of going to Sligo whether it be business or pleasure I can highly recommend this hotel, for the price we paid 90 euro a room it was fantastic value. Breakfast was brilliant, with a choice of cooked or continental, the room were spacious, clean and very comfortable. We were a party of 8, visiting Sligo on a golfing trip, The Glasshouse was a fantastic centre

Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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Glasshouse_GM, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse, responded to this review, 7 October 2013
Dear Andrew A
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with us at The Glasshouse. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our hotel excellent. We do indeed have a fantastic location right in the centre of Sligo. We hope to welcome you back to The Glasshouse in the near future.
Kind regards,
The Glasshouse Team
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Reviewed 23 September 2013 via mobile

A fabulous hotel with a huge angle on the building. Your room slopes outward. We had a green room. It was great . Very spacious and overlooking the river. Wavy patterned carpet throughout, and funky furniture in lobby. Great place

  • Stayed August 2013
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Glasshouse_GM, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse, responded to this review, 1 October 2013
Dear judy61Melbourne
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with us at The Glasshouse. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our hotel to be fabulous. We hope to welcome you back to The Glasshouse in the near future.
Kind regards,
The Glasshouse Team
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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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Reviewed 18 September 2013

We were booked here by our tour organiser and were extremely pleased, the rooms were large with a beautiful river view with comfortable beds, and clean, new bedding and carpets. Large bathrooms with included terry robes. Particularly nice electronics with excellent WiFi with room specific passwords and very good TV service for European standards.
Breakfast and other meals offered many choices and were of good quality. In addition it has a great location within walking distance of businesses and attractions. Parking was very convenient in the underground garage. By far the best hotel of this Irish vacation.

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
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Glasshouse_GM, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse, responded to this review, 1 October 2013
Dear Golfzilla
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with us at The Glasshouse. What a fantastic review, we are delighted to read that you found our hotel the best hotel of your Irish vacation. We hope to welcome you back to The Glasshouse in the near future.
Kind regards
The Glasshouse Team
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Reviewed 16 September 2013 via mobile

Stayed for one night with my husband. The man at reception that checked us in was very pleasant and was very quick. Stayed in a deluxe room . No difference than the normal room except bottled water and bathrobes . Bathrobes were tatty and need replacing . View was fab but balcony had no tables or chairs so couldn't use it. The rooms were quiet quirky but need a lick of paint and carpets need washing or replacing. Shower power was shocking . Lucky we made use of the excellent location.check out was quick and the lady was again very friendly and warm. Would probably stay here but would choose a basic room instead.

  • Stayed September 2013
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Thank prendep2016
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Glasshouse_GM, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse, responded to this review, 1 October 2013
Dear prendep
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with us at The Glasshouse. We do indeed have an excellent location right in the heart of Sligo. We are delighted to read that you found our staff friendly and warm and that you had a pleasant stay despite a few issues. We hope to welcome you back to The Glasshouse in the near future.
Kind regards,
The Glasshouse Team
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Reviewed 16 September 2013 via mobile

Stayed in the hotel this weekend as part of a hen party. We arrived rather late all staff were very accommodating on the Friday evening . Organising food for me and my mum even though bar food had finished for the evening .. The Saturday night we also ate in the hotel as a group and the staff were just fab! A real credit to the business . Food was a slight disappointment as pasta was over cooked but everything else was lovely . The breakfast each morning was so nice and fresh . With Enda being especially friendly in the morning. We did find one female receptionist to be rather snobby . But overall the stay was lovely enjoyed by everyone

  • Stayed September 2013
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Thank CarenKirby
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Glasshouse_GM, Front Office Manager at The Glasshouse, responded to this review, 1 October 2013
Dear CarenKirby
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here with us at The Glasshouse. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your weekend and found the staff to be fab. We have passed on you kind comments to the staff. We hope to welcome you back to The Glasshouse in the near future.
Kind regards,
The Glasshouse Team
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Property: The Glasshouse
Address: Swan Point, Sligo, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Sligo > Sligo
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in Sligo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — The Glasshouse 4*
Number of rooms: 116
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