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Great National Hotel Ballina

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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“camp bed”(4 reviews)
“lovely hotel”(23 reviews)
“kids club”(10 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewscamp bedlovely hotelkids clubfunction roombuffet breakfastfamily roomswimming poolstayed here for nightsquiet locationfrom start to finishrooms are comfortableleisure centregreat facilitiesfour starfamily breakreception stafffood was lovely
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Hotel was great. Rooms were spacious and beds were lovely. Bathrooms clean and very standard (our bathroom door in room 217 didn't close properly but it wasn't enough of an issue to call reception). Food in the bar was very good value- two course for...More

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Response from andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 14 May 2018

Dear Guest, We are very happy to read that you had a enjoyable stay with us recently and that you feel that we are "Great Value". We would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I've visited from england for a treatment day with my cousin, its wonderfully calm and the lady who looked after us, the manager I think, was very welcoming and helpful with great local guide tips too. It's A little dark but that only helped to...More

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Response from andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 12 May 2018

Dear Guest, We are delighted to read that you had a most enjoyable stay with us recently. We hope that you will return to us in the near future and we would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review. Kind...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

We stayed here for the Easter Weekend, to visit North Mayo. We got a very reasonable rate so didnt expect too many bells and whistles. The hotel staff are very friendly and accommodating. The bar and restaurant is nice but could be a little more...More

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Response from andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 12 May 2018

Dear Guest, We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your recent visit to the Great National Hotel Ballina. I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and we hope to welcome you back in the...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

At first the hotel looks welcoming and clean. Staff seemed friendly. Needed to be moved from first room as curtains were broken. Second room was much more run down. Carpet was heavily stained. The bedding is NOT premium as stated. Old hollowfibre, itchy duvets and...More

1  Thank Fiona M
Response from andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel BallinaResponded 12 May 2018

Dear Fiona, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and I will be looking into your concerns as a matter of priory. Kind regards Andrew Keane General Manager.

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Went to the spa and such a disappointment, the manager Sarah was so over the top and so over powering with fuss!! When I go for treatments I want to dee stress and relax but it was very had to do that when she was...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ballina
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ballina
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (69)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (22)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Ann P
15 May 2016|
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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).
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"Take your pick."
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"Get another Hotel"
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"Rooms are quite nice even though foyer is bit dated"
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"We chose adjourning rooms as there was a door inbeween which made it one room"
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