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Great National Hotel Ballina

02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely weekend visiting friends and Family .The staff were very friendly and the food was lovely especially the breakfast .Our room was cleaned daily and very nice too and the towels were changed daily .we would certainly stay here again .

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, The team and myself are delighted to read that you had a lovely weekend with us at the Great National Hotel Ballina. I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Andrew Keane

Lifford, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed overnight after attending St Patricks Day wedding. Fabalous hotel, the most helpful courteous staff I have ever met in a hotel. Nothing was too much trouble.They go way above and beyond the call of duty. I have a gluten problem which I had not forewarned them about. They accomodated me so well as opposed to being treated like a...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Eileen, I am very happy to read that you had a most enjoyable stay with us last weekend and that you have highlight the friendly team here at the Great National Hotel Ballina. We really appreciate you taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Great National Hotel...

Cavan, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed there on the 18th of March 2017 for one night in a family room (There are 4 of us). Lots of space, In the room was a super king size bed and 2 singles. Room was clean and nice. We used the swimming pool and was lovely, the changing rooms were nice and clean also. ** The only advise...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am very happy to read that you had a most enjoyable stay with us recently and that you will be revisiting us again. I would like to thank you for your suggestion with regard a larger TV and I will be looking into this. I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your...

Mullingar, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here two nights over the St Patricks weekend, having spent an enjoyable weekend there a few years ago and not left a review we would like to give our honest opinion of the hotel based on our experience, as you drive into the hotel there is ample parking even when the hotel is full,you enter...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read that you feel that the Great National Hotel is a "Lovely Relaxing Hotel" and that you will be revisiting us on your next stay in Ballina. I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. Kind regards, Andrew Keane

Lisnaskea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back from a lovely 2 night stay at the great national hotel, Ballina. This hotel is one of the cleanest, warmest and friendliest hotels that I have ever stayed in. The rooms are a great size with the biggest beds I have yet to find in any other Irish hotel. The hotel itself is warm and comfortable and the...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read that you had a "Lovely relaxing stay at the Great National" and that you have highlighted the friendly team and Karl our Night Manager. I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Great National Hotel...

County Kildare, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For €70 per night B&B mid-week in March I would expect a bigger room rather than attic space. I would also expect clean mugs in the bedroom rather than the coffee-stained one shown. No water or face cloths (I know these are not a requirement but they are the norm in quality 4 star establishments). Despite not being busy the...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear CillDaraMay, I am very disappointed to read that you did not fully enjoy your recent stay with us recently. I will be communicating your concerns to my team so this will not resolved for your next visit to us. We do hope that you revisit the hotel in the near future and give us an opportunity to show that...

Athlone, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time I stayed, my Wife and I stayed there for 3 days, originally it was supposed to be a week. I made allowances for the first time I stayed. The room was nice and clean, also warm. Overall the staff were friendly, the food was ok. I had dinner there the first night but went into...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Liamcappuccino, I would like to thank you for revisiting the Hotel and for your nice comments and constructive feedback. I will be very open to know what your excite concerns is in terms of our food offering and look forward to hearing from you. My email is andrew.keane@hotelballina.ie. We are in the process of updating our food offering and...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I and a friend booked two single rooms. Staff are very friendly. Overall the rooms are comfortable but the bin in one room had an empty wine bottle in it. The bathroom in the other had some stains between the floor tiles which should have been cleaned. When drawn to the attention of management they were immediately apologetic and would...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and for speaking to me while you were checking out of the Hotel on Sunday Morning. I have spoken to my housekeeping manager to address your concerns and we are very sorry this happened as Ann and her team have a very...

County Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a lovely 2 night stay in the great national. Stayed as a couple. Beautiful reception area. Room was very spacious, clean and had everything we needed. Huge bed, which my boyfriend (mattress connessieur), deemed just right. Very acceptable bar food on the friday night and a lovely breakfast with a good variety and efficient service. Used the...

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am very happy to read that you had a "Wonderful weekend Stay" with us recently. I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Great National Hotel Ballina in the near future. Kind regards Andrew Keane

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed with a football team for the weekend. Very welcoming and friendly . The hotel was clean and the rooms were spacious. great facilities with pool and gym. brilliant food and service for both dinner and breakfast.

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andrewkeane2017, General Manager at Great National Hotel Ballina, responded to this review

Dear Orla, I am delighted to read that you and your team have a good weekend with us and I hope you a good result in today's final. We really appreciate you taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor and we look forward to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Andrew Keane

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Great National Hotel Ballina

Address: N 59 Dublin Road, Ballina, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Ballina
Price Range: $72 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Great National Hotel Ballina 4*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Ramada Ballina
Ballina Ramada
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ballina
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