A friend had her wedding reception at this hotel very recently, and it was a very enjoyable, well run event. The staff were attentive, the service was very efficient, and the food was delicious. The function room is relatively small, but not uncomfortably so, and the dance floor is again, on the small side, but the bonus being it doesn't take much to make it look full! The DJ (I suspect their in-house one) played a great range of music and the dance floor was full from start to finish. Bar prices are relatively high, but not out of line with other hotels.
The whole hotel is immaculate, and being right in the middle of a golf course means the grounds are a nice place to be too. The bedrooms are functional and again, spotless, but lacking in real character. They also feel miles and miles away from reception, and the event space, but I suppose this helps keep noise complaints down.
The only time I experienced any disappointment was at breakfast time. Tea and coffee was served from a buffet point, so after queuing for toast, then again for hot foods, I then had to queue again for tea. And the cups provided were the small (with saucer) types, rather than a mug, so everyone had to queue again mid way through eating to refresh their cups. A pot of tea/coffee provided on the table, or alternatively, larger mugs, would help. Similarly, the plates provided were very small, almost tea plates, so again, everyone queued twice as it simply wasn't possible to fit a full breakfast on one plate. Whilst the staff were helpful in replenishing items once notified, they didn't seem capable of spotting that something was low / out, but had to be made aware. At the time we went for Breakfast (a good hour before the end of service), and all of the hot food was down to remanants in the dishes, so it was this, or wait for fresh to be cooked.
The rest of my stay at the Hotel was great, and I would return, but I sadly wouldn't have particularly high hopes for Breakfast.
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