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Great National Hotel Ballina

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All reviews camp bed lovely hotel kids club family room from start to finish buffet breakfast stayed here for nights function room quiet location swimming pool leisure centre great facilities sauna and steam room family break food was lovely bar restaurant staff were so friendly
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had trouble finding this hotel driving into Ballina. They really should put better signs for the hotel off the main road. The staff was fine, the room was spacious but basic. We wish they had bathrobes in the rooms so that we could take...More

Thank Talia123
Response from Siobhan S, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded yesterday

Hello Talia Thank You for your feedback as we review all feedback at our weekly meeting. The signage is something we are in the process off. Yes, we only have one dining room which is Mc Shane's Bistro and we do try to cater for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently I attended the Spa & had a great time, started off with a swim (only 2 other ppl in the pool), jacuzzi & steamroom and then over an hr of treatments performed by Hayley, she is absolutely brilliant. The staff are super & attentive...More

Thank May0Lass
Response from Siobhan S, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 6 days ago

Hello Guest Thank you for your lovely comment. Hayley will be delighted that you enjoyed your time at The Spa. I will pass on your feedback. Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment on TripAdvisor. Regards, Siobhan Scally General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

When touring in Ireland we wanted to visit the Giants Causway and stay somewhere with an hours journey - Ballina seemed good and we arrived without booking getting the last room with bath (as opposed to shower). Very comfortable and reasonably priced. The service in...More

Thank DMWS2013
Response from andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 1 week ago

Hello Guest I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay here at Hotel Ballina. Thank for for taking the time to review as its appreciated. Kind Regards, Siobhan Scally General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 1 night in October and it was fine, nothing special just fine. It's a good walk outside Ballina with veery little around the hotel. The hotel seemed to be mainly for business people or contractors working away from home.We ate in...More

Thank dunnangallIreland
Response from andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 1 week ago

Hello Guest Thank You for taking the time to review our hotel. Hopefully we might get the chance to welcome you again at Hotel Ballina. Kind Regards, Siobhan Scally General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently returned from a 3 day trip to this hotel with our 3 kids. A few minutes drive from Ballina, not in walking distance.This wasn’t an issue for us but may be for some people. Poor service in the bar, at times waiting up to...More

Thank ebj34
Response from andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 1 week ago

Hello Guest Thank You for taking the time to review the hotel as feedback from guests help us to become better and look at things from a guests point of view. I am disappointed to read there was a few issues and this was highlighted...More

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Ann P
15 May 2016|
Response from OntarioWelltravelled | Reviewed this property |
Probably best to ask the hotel directly - reception will certainly be able to tell you what they charge. Alternatively there is a laundry in Ballina (Inniscrone Dry Cleaning and Laundry on Main street).
Room Tips
"All rooms are lovely, make sure you include the breakfast"
15 Sep 2018
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"Take your pick."
26 Jun 2018
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"Get another Hotel"
3 Jun 2018
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"Rooms are quite nice even though foyer is bit dated"
22 May 2018
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US$62 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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