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Sandhouse Hotel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Rossnowlagh
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Just back from 2night stay with close friends.Everything about our stay was perfect.Staff all very friendly, food superb,sea view rooms immaculate.Just the ticket to completely chill out and come home revived.Looking forward to going back.

Room Tip: Always request sea view room.
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  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 20 February 2014

We were looking for somewhere to have a meal last night and thought of the Sand house. A great decision. Very friendly staff. Lovely dining room with great views since is was moved upstairs. The menu was so nice that it was difficult to choose. Well presented and as tasted as described. Would definitely return.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 15 February 2014

Booked Sandhouse hotel for Valentines night. On arrival the fire was lite and inviting and we were welcomed back by Elizabeth. From start to finish the attention to detail was second to none. Our bedroom or should I say suite which looked over the Atlantic was spotlessly clean and met all our needs. Dinner in the evening was superb as was breakfast. The staff were attentive and professional and catered for our every need. Can highly recommend this hotel.

Room Tip: Higher floors have less noise and great views
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1  Thank sharon m
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Reviewed 10 February 2014

have stayed at this hotel twice and is it was for 2 very special occasions we paid extra for the stunning sea views. we were given a huge corner room for our second stay. It is a very quiet, relaxing hotel. It is quite pricey and I would like to see them do more appealing special offers as like I said, we splashed out for special occasions! We enjoyed dinner in their sea-view restaurant during our second stay & ate in the nearby Smugglers Creek during our first stay. If you like beautiful scenery, sipping cold drinks on a balcony or by an open fire,romantic strolls on the beach & some peace & quiet in an old-world hotel then don't hesitate, this is the place for you!

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank Funmummy2014
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Reviewed 8 January 2014

Just spent an overnight stay in the Sandhouse Hotel in Rossnowlagh while attending a family wedding.

The setting is spectacular...right on the beach.

Our bedroom room looked out onto the Atlantic and the view was breathtaking.
The room itself was very comfortable and spotlessly clean.

Breakfast was served in an upstairs room with huge windows overlooking the ocean .

The food provided at the wedding reception was probably the best I have ever had at a large function.

However my highest praise is for the service given by the Staff. Their friendly and attentive service was excellent from beginning to end.

Well done to all ...I hope I get back to your hotel someday...perhaps when the weather is a better!

Room Tip: Ask for a room overlooking the beach..amazing!
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  • Stayed: December 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 5 January 2014

Just spent an overnight stay in the Sandhouse Hotel in Rossnowlagh while attending a wedding. I had really thought that the old style of service offered by hotels had gone. What a really pleasant surprise to find the self same service alive and well and living in the Sandhouse in Rossnowlagh. From check-in to check-out, everything was perfect. The room given to us faced the wild Atlantic and the view was breathtaking. The room itself was very large and had all required facilities. The bed was large and comfortable and tea/coffee making facilities was provided. Breakfast was probably one of the best I ever tasted with super service. Old style comfort is in abundance at the Sandhouse with lots of comfortable seating provided in the many nooks and crannies that I suspect would be a delight for exploring by younger guests. The greatest attribute for the hotel is the service given by the Staff. Their friendly and attentive service was beyond compare. The Manager should be very proud of his superb hotel and catering staff. The food provided at the wedding reception was also of excellent quality and supplied in portions to satisfy the mightiest appetite. All in all we were very impressed with the Sandhouse Hotel and intend to return in the very near future.

Room Tip: Rooms facing the Atlantic are stunning
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  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 4 January 2014

On the 28Dec.2013 I stayed innthis hotel .Pleasent surroundings,helpful staff and super meals.made me feel at home without the worry.Rooms were clean and tidy with large bed.Food was just superb and myself and my family enjoyed our stay.Thanks to Paul and all his staff.

Room Tip: room with sea view
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  • Stayed: December 2013, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Sandhouse Hotel

Address: Rossnowlagh, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Rossnowlagh
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Rossnowlagh
Price Range: £117 - £180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandhouse Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 55
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This 4 star manor house hotel is located on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean overlooking Donegal Bay and Rossnowlagh Beach. Award winning cuisine, fine wine and local staff mix to give a truly relaxing experience. Marine spa with seaweed bath, Jacuzzi steam room and 8 treatments rooms is a must visit. ... more   less 
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