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Slieve Donard Resort and Spa

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Dining (140)
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oak restaurant”(236 reviews)
“percy french”(279 reviews)
“slieve donard”(982 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed today via mobile

This hotel charges far too much for classic rooms - these rooms are cramped, dark, and dank. They all have views of either the bins, brick walls, or dirty plastic roofs. Some rooms have plastic stuck on the window to obscure the view. We were...More

Thank J D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The 'cheaper' rooms are too hot to sleep in at any time other than mid winter, the breakfast is not ready at 7.00am and some staff members have not been trained in customer service. Otherwise a great setting and a lovely building - the Percy...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent a 2 night break in this hotel with dinner in the Oak restaurant on both nights. Checkin was very efficient and we received a very warm welcome. We were told we had been given a room upgrade which all sounded good. Once we got...More

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1  Thank John M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed our stay. The room we stayed in needed some care and attention, glass shelves needed cleaning. The table looked as if there was red wine under the glass and needed cleaning. The mirror on table did not stay up. Bathroom was fine. the toilet...More

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Thank margaretmcd54
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed here on st patricks day with my husband for our anniversary and we were given a free upgrade to mark the occasion! The view from the room was amazing looking over the sea. We had our dinner in the main dining area, it was...More

Thank charlenemcgrillen
Response from Ashleigh_GS, Guest Relations Manager at Slieve Donard Resort and SpaResponded 3 days ago

Dear Charlenemcgrillen, Thank you for taking the time to write a 5* review of our hotel. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful time with us celebrating your anniversary. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the views from your upgraded room...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$221 - US$483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Newcastle
#1 Romantic Hotel in Newcastle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$221 - US$483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Newcastle
#1 Romantic Hotel in Newcastle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (991)
Room & Suite (479)
Dining (140)
Pool & Beach (24)
Amenities (84)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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17 April 2018|
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Response from crystallowry | Reviewed this property |
Hi.the dinner package should include dinner. You should look at the Percy French experience. This was cheaper and would be dinner in the restaurant you like. I am sure if you phone them they would sort this and might save... More
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jennifer12369
15 November 2017|
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Response from Dramaqueen50 | Reviewed this property |
Whilst staying you can use the sauna, steam room, swimming pool and jacuzzi free. You can also book treatments obviously to be paid for. It’s an amazing hotel, my favourite, have a wonderful time😀
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ML105
5 November 2017|
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Response from BIGlollyBelfast | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I’d bring a carry out and head for the beach. The bar is abysmal
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Room Tips
"Book a superior and you’ll probably get a sea view!"
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"All rooms are good. Some with sea views"
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"Rooms on the top floor can be very noisy to the outside elements given the location beside the sea!"
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"I would at least go with a Executive room with a lovely view and a bath and seperate shower."
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