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Lake of Shadows Hotel

TripAdvisorUSD 101*
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19/07/2017 20/07/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 101*
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff and reasonable prices but constant drone of water pump motor kept us up. Room was very stuffy and hot. Bed was not comfortable either. Breakfast was good. That all being said it is a hotel that has a lot of character.

Thank SoupyCnote
Buncrana, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited around 6pm on a Bank Holiday and found the place already busy. Got shown a table straight way and given to menus. Staff gave us exactly the correct amount of time to make our choices. Food arrived in quickly and it was very good. Great customer service with Larry on hand to check everything to to your satisfaction....

Thank Jeanette L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I rang up the hotel and asked to book a room for myself as others in my family had booked in here and was told by a male staff member that he had me booked in. We arrived late as we had been at a wedding and I was told that I was not booked in and there was nothing...

Thank Irishgirl1201
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

You really get what you pay for in this accommodation. Rooms are very dated but grand if you're only there for one night. We are here on the Sunday evening and had soup and nachos to start which were both lovely and we both had turkey and ham for main - so good! Took one star off because the breakfast...

Thank Laura N
Ennis, Ireland
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Dont pass this hotel by excellent hotel and prices extremmelly reasonable Food is fantastic also customer service is second to none all i say is keep up the excellent work you do Best hotel in buncrana donegal

Thank William C
Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Sunday with family, walked in the door and no one greeted us, staff walked past us several times. Girl behind reception decided to finally acknowledge us, we asked for a table of 4 she told us to take the menus on the desk (there were only 3) and told us to find a seat ourselves... bad...

1Thank caraduffy1
Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Just returned from a 4 night stay at the Hotel. Lovely room, excellent food, friendly and extremely helpful staff. No problem too big or too small! Left a magnifying mirror after me and I received it in the post the following day! Excellent service. Certainly plan on returning. Thank you to all.🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

Thank Fortaleza59
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Stayed in this Hotel on Saturday night. Beautiful room. Clean. Breakfast excellent. Lunch better. Staff very friendly and professional--especially the Manager Patricia. Great location--near town and the beach. Good value for money.

Thank Ian-ctn
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I hadn't eaten in this restaurant in quite a while but found myself in the location and was tempted by the online menu which sounded tasty and uncomplicated. Arriving at around 5:30 on Saturday evening we were told to sit anywhere, it was surprisingly quiet. We were given menus and had our drink and food orders taken in good time....

Thank mariaB76
Dervock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Saturday past we called in about 3pm, just as the lunchtime rush subsided, 3 of us, after engaging with a spot of banter at the next table (2 eligible bachlors an us trying to get the daughter married off) we ordered. I ordered the Cod with champ, SM had the 3 organic egg omlette with salmon and goats cheese, Mum...

Thank marcus g

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Lake of Shadows Hotel
Lake of Shadows Hotel
Cuisines: Irish, Bar, European
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional style, family run hotel located in the heart of Buncrana town, next the shore line. 23 ensuite bedrooms ranging from Single to Family size rooms. Private banquet room to accommodate up to 150 guests with food served daily in the Bistro Bar and Restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake of Shadows Hotel

Address: Grianan Park, Buncrana, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Buncrana
Price Range: $114 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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“All rooms seem good”
Ian-ctn, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms fine”
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“Ask for room not close to front as it can be noisy at night”
JennyN203, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“My room was overlooking Church St and on the 2nd floor. Quiet.”
MogS1956, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Check your room carefully before taking it”
dlma, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
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