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“Grubby, dated, badly maintained”

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Gold Coast Golf Resort
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Dungarvan
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Reviewed 31 August 2009

I stayed at the Gold Coast hotel with my husband and 3year old for one night. In general, the decor was shabby and dated and the hotel generally had an air of being badly maintained. The ceiling in our bathroom was peeling and mouldy and peeling paint seemed to be a feature of many of the corridors. The carpets were frayed and worn in places. The water in the toddler pool was absolutely freezing. I was told it was 29deg C, but if felt much colder. The only redeeming feature of the hotel was the spectacular view of the harbour from the restuarant, unfortuantely however, the food was not in the same league. While there, I took my son to the Clonea Strand to use the indoor Play Loft as the weather was terrible. I thought the Clonea was even more awful that the Gold Coast and was glad we hadn't stayed there. However, I have to say that my son loved the Play Loft.

  • Stayed: August 2009, travelled with family
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Reviewed 19 March 2009

I stayed in a Villa at the Gold Coast Golf Resort. This property was an ideal choice for an extended family holiday. A very comfortable, roomy and well equipped villa. Lots of space inside and well distanced from neighbouring villas. The welcome and facilities at the hotel were also excellent and we enjoyed the pool and some fine entertainment in the hotel bar. We also enjoyed the use of the facilities at the Clonea Strand Hotel. We are planning a return visit over the Easter Holidays and the kids are really looking forward to returning to Ireland.

  • Stayed: July 2008, travelled with family
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Reviewed 5 January 2009

We stayed in the Gold Coast on 26th December 2008 after a wedding and I'm sorry I did not complain at the time. The rooms were a disgrace, the beds were damp well not damp but wet, the cold in the bedrooms was unbearable and the bathrom was like an ice box. The was a musty smell in the rooms and breakfast left a lot to be desired. It was served on a side plate and tasted like it was cooked with a week. The hotel needs a good revamp. The food for the wedding was very good and everything was served hot.

  • Stayed: December 2008, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 August 2008

#27 St. Andrews - Everything we needed, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, view of the bay, clean, quite. Would definitely go back.

  • Stayed: April 2005, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 29 July 2015
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  • Stayed: June 2015, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 28 July 2015
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  • Stayed: July 2015, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile
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Stayed: May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Gold Coast Golf Resort

Address: Gold Coast Rd, Dungarvan X35 EA40, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Dungarvan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Dungarvan
Price Range: £60 - £141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gold Coast Golf Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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