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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 2 nights at this hotel on a winter break and have only good reviews on it. The staff were exceptional very friendly and helpful nothing was too much trouble for them the food was excellent and the rooms were large cosy and warm . The bar was great with live entertainment which was brillant. The hotel is in...

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Old Colwyn, United Kingdom
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stayed at this very friendly hotel for four nights this month, with a coach tour with GB Tours. I was impressed with this hotel from the start, we arrived fairly late at this hotel at 10.00 pm, and a very good dinner was awaiting us, and was well served. I have been to many hotels arriving late for dinner and...

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Catherine D, Manager at The Abbey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear fellte2016, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments in relation to your recent visit to The Abbey Hotel. Your kind compliments are greatly appreciated by the entire team and we are delighted to hear that you and your wife enjoyed your stay. We take huge pride in providing our guests with good service in all areas...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

There on a National trip for 4 days. Great hotel, good food, very clean spacious room and good sized bathroom. Staff were very friendly and location is central. Only downside of our visit was the location of room . It was on the first floor right over the bus stop so was very noisy even through the night. I think...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were a party of 25 and only booked the day before as we were there for a family funeral. Excellent food and menu. I had fillet steak on a stone, others in the family had tuna on a stone, linguini and other food, we were not expecting the extra chips, mash and vegetables and the food was excellent. Most...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel with the best staff ever. Nice large room overlooking the square. Food was good everything well organised. Abbey guests can use the swimming pool next door. Great bar just round the corner with live music called the Reel Inn. Will most definetly return.

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County Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here with a friend for a pre-christmas treat. Staff at check in were very friendly and helpful. The room was clean, spacious and had a lovely view of the water. Ate in the restaurant which was quality and enjoyed the entertainment in the bar that night. Will definitely be back again.

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Newcastle upon Tyne
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spontaneously checked in and enjoyed a two night stay. Very central hotel, provides free parking nearby and has good size rooms.The pub in the hotel is lovely too, with live music and great range of drinks. The breakfast is served in a carvery way and is ok. Swimming pool is lovely next door and is provided complimentary for Abbey hotel...

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Thurso, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel, the room was big, a bit dated but it was spotless clean.We were on the third floor easy access..Good food,great entertainment. We were with breaks 2 go bus tour. Danny was our driver very patient always a smile on his face .

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Catherine D, Manager at The Abbey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diane M, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us over New Year. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, especially the food and entertainment. We really appreciate your kind comments and hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind regards, Niamh

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from Abbey Hotel, stayed overnight. Had read some of the reviews before we went, bit of a mixed bag. We enjoyed our stay. Checked in efficiently, bedroom was fine, breakfast had basic choices but all good. Good atmosphere in the hotel & busy, there was live music in the Bar and Jimmy Buckley in a private suite. Plenty...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this hotel for €99 B&B. Room was dated but clean. Issue was upon returning to our room we could hear the nightclub ongoing. Not just the thud of music but the screams and shouts of excited revellers. I think there was a smoking area close by. After a disturbed nights sleep we went for breakfast. Breakfast was mediocre. A...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally Located in The Heart of Donegal Town beside all local amenities and ideal base for touring Co. Donegal. The Abbey Hotel is located near beautiful coastal drives and signature discovery points of the Wild Atlantic Way. Nightly entertainment in The Bar, Free Car Parking, Complimantery Leisure Facilities, Disabled Access. The award winning Market House Restaurant has 5 Star recommendations on TripAdvisor and nominated for many award in the 2015 Restaurants Association of Ireland Awards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Abbey Hotel

Address: The Diamond, Donegal Town, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
Price Range: $104 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Abbey Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 118
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Also Known As:
The Abbey Hotel Donegal Town
Abbey Hotel Donegal
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Donegal Town
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“Away from nightclub”
 of 5 bubbles 736shirleyw, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid rooms on front especially first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 375vals, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We love a room at the front of the hotel to look out on the Diamond which is very prettily decorated at Christmas.”
 of 5 bubbles S4930XJpeterf, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“maybe try not to get a room facing the water”
 of 5 bubbles 774marcusn, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You got to see Alan CHAPMAN.he is a legend!!”
 of 5 bubbles V3470RBjohnw, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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