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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2012

Stayed here last weekend in October 2012 for the charley Pride & country music weekend, hotel rooms were cold, breakfast was a disaster had to wait 2 hrs for it, staff hadn't a clue but it wasn't there fault all young people who I don't think worked in a hotel before. But have to say, never few people complained to...

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west lothian
Reviewed 27 September 2012

We stayed in the Grand Central from Friday-Monday for the Annual Hills of Donegal Celtic Festival and were very satisfied with the accommodation. The rooms were very spacious each with a single bed and a double bed in them. The bathroom was spotless and also a great size. The staff were all very pleasant and extremely helpful especially the receptionist...

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ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this review, it is greatly appreciated. Looking forward to welcoming you back to The Grand Central Hotel next year

dublin, ireland
Reviewed 6 September 2012

stayed here for 1 night and have no complaints, cheap, rooms clean, breakfast good ,good location.cant understand alot of the bad reviews and was a bit concerned before i stayed.are some people expecting a 5 star hotel.oh they didnt supply me with a paper napkin with breakfast,i had to ask for one.

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5Thank benmg
ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice Review. We do appreciate all feedback given. We would like to take this opportunity to reiterate that we prefer that guests with any issues come to us while they are staying with us so that we may be able to assist them immediately. Hopefully we will get to welcome you back to the Grand Central...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2012

Recently visited the hotel for a family meal in the restaurant - excellent service,and fantastic food! The restaurant was also very busy (it was a Thursday evening) which says to me that it's very popular! I would definately look at coming to stay in the hotel, there also seemed to be a lot of entertainment booked in for the coming...

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ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a nice review! As you pointed out that other diners in our restaurant said that here is a great place to stay which reflects how many of our guests are repeat customers that come back to stay with us many times a year, every year in the Grand Central Hotel and enjoy "Beautiful Bundoran". Looking forward...

Cork
Reviewed 27 August 2012 via mobile

As always when I review in trip advisor I endeavour to be fair and objective. So I will explain my low rating The hotel in this staff were friendly and helpful to us but that was its only redeeming point The rooms are it's low point. I am not too sure to rate them as 1 or 2 star rooms....

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ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review however we have to disagree with you on a few points that you have made. Our Rooms have met with the requirements and standards of a 3 Star property and our superior rooms have exceeded that rating. August is our Peak Season in Bundoran as you would have noticed the hundreds of visitors to Bundoran...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2012

My family and I stayed at the Grand Central for 3 nights in August.Check-in was quick and friendly enough.We got a family room which was basically 2 rooms joined together and proved to be very spacious for our family of 5.Rooms basic but clean and comfortable but slightly worried that child safety locks on windows were broken - we brought...

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co cavan ireland
Reviewed 13 August 2012

exellent hotel. we stayed for one week. there were no complaints.telivisions could be improved rooms were cleaned every day at same time so we knew when to be there or not. receptionist was very helpfull.staff very efficent .the food was good with large portions

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ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

Wow, Thank you for your excellent review. Televisions are currently in transition in Ireland to be upgraded between analog and digital so when this gets completed more channels with a clearer picture will become available to guests. Thank you for mentioning how helpful our reception team is and how efficient our staff are. Our head chef would like to also...

belfast northern ireland
Reviewed 12 August 2012

stayed here with husband and two children, bit worried wen read reviews. Hotel on main street our room at fron of hotel Very central, room very nice and down the street was a lovely beach and park. would stay here again, very good value

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ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a nice review! Looking forward to hopefully welcome you and your family back to us in the future.

Ireland
Reviewed 9 August 2012

on arriving to the hotel, the receptionist was not very friendly or helpful. I did not get the room which I had requested but this was changed and I was given the room I requested. The room was basic but could have been cleaner. There was a layer of dust on the bedside locker. Comfortable sleep though. TV is very...

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ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. The Reception Team in the Grand Central Hotel are more than happy to assist our Guests in a friendly and pleasant manor. Had you mentioned the state of your room when you checked in we would have sent a housekeeper to finish off the room for you. Televisions in Ireland are in Transition between analog...

Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Went to stay for 1 night while touring Ireland. When we got to the room allocated the room had a strong smeel of smoke from the previous occupant. They changed our room to another and this room hadpart of the carpet was soaking due to the skylight being left open overnight. Was offered another room but was to tired. Breakfast...

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ShielaMcGrath, Front Office Manager at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this review

The Grand Central Hotel has one floor dedicated for smokers which can be requested at the time of booking, these are also Seaview Rooms, which are aired out after each guest Checks out. We did offer a room move because of the odor and it was unfortunate that the skylight had been left open which was an oversight on our...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Grand Central Hotel

Address: Main Street, Bundoran, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Bundoran
Price Range: $92 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Central Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 63
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