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County Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

The food is fantastic. ....The steaks are so good and so tender and very tasty ....can't wait till our next visit tomorrow. ... And the staff are professional and friendly .... no hesitation in recommending here

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you , thank you for your lovely and kind review . its nice for our staff to be recognised for all the hard work they do , delighted you enjoyed the experience ,. I hope we will see you soon again . thank you kind regards heartly yours Patrick mc fadden

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

The staff were friendly enough but there was something lacking and I can't put my finger on it. The rooms were coolish during the day but roasting at night. The bed was very comfortable and we had a flat screen TV but I noticed in our friend's room they had an old bulky type one. Plus I had booked a...

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for your review , firstly sorry for my delay in response . all of the hotel is having a makeover . however there are some things we cannot change i.e. the switch on the Jacuzzi is for safety , so that a coustomer does not exceed the recommended time . we do not advertise disability access rooms -...

County Tyrone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2016

A group of 8 of us stayed at weekend . We loved every minute of our stay We stayed 2 nights B&B and 1 evening meal. We went to dance on Fri night. The staff were so helpful and friendly. The food was excellent on both nights.The breakfast was so nicely cooked.I got rack of Lamb for my dinner and...

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for your kind and warm review . it means so much to us all to hear comments from yourselves who have been with us and experienced the glencarn hotel and our staff trying so hard to please , you our customer . we appreciate this so much . I hope we will see you soon again . sorry...

Monaghan, Ireland
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

This hotel is great for a night out at the country dances held on a Friday night in the hotel but as for the bar food that's a different story. I asked for a certain dish and I got spaghetti instead which was disgusting. The interior is embarrassing for the hotel as the chairs in the bar had actually got...

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you kindly for your review and comments . I cant comment on your food order as I would need a few more details !!! however if we got it wrong or if it was not up to your expectations -- I do apologise most sincerely . we are in the process of changing menus and refurbishment and we have...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2016

The staff and the atmosphere is always good and we are regulars but I can see there is a great need to for a massive refurbishment and the great thing the hotel has all the room to have this done wishing them all the success for the future plan we will always support the Castleblayney people and i do feel...

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for your review and constructive comments , the hotel has embarked on a major refurbishment programme that will last most of 2016 - we started march 2015 . it is difficult in between business bookings and suppliers timeframe - however we are getting there , in the next few months you will see a whole new glencarn ....

Kildare
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Hotel is badly in need of a refurb. Cant fault the friendly staff but everywhere in the hotel looks like you went back in time in a time machine!! Food is ok, Not many options in the town for food or drink.

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for your kind review . the hotel is undergoing a major refurbishment , some areas were completed in 2015 and we are now moving up to the front of the hotel i.e. --bar - reception etc . unfortunately it takes time in between business and suppliers /fitters . but we will get there asap - please keep an...

Omagh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Love this hotel. Only 50 miles from home (N. Ireland). Fabulous leisure centre, jacuzzi, plunge pool, swimming pool (perfect depth) for swimmers and learners, steam room and sauna. The staff are so friendly and helpful while remaining professional! The food is the best we have ever experienced - from the perfectly cooked fry in the morning, the carvery lunch, pub...

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you and thank you again for your kind review . your comments make us all feel like we are walking on air . on my own behalf and of all our wonderful staff thank you . this review is very much appreciated . I hope we will see you soon again . kindest regards Patrick mc Fadden

Dundalk
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay in the glencarne as we always do love the food and the family atmosphere of the staff and management where they make you feel very welcome. rooms are clean warm and spacious and comfortable plus the breakfast was excellent. We will be visiting again soon.

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you - thank you for your kind review especially the word family atmosphere as that's what I want , to make good customers like feel at home . on behalf of all my staff and I thank you so so very much . I hope we see you soon again . kindest regards Patrick mc Fadden

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We recently held our parents 50th wedding anniversary party in the Glencarn Hotel. It was a surprise and the hotel staff could not have been more helpful and friendly. All our requests were dealt with and nothing was too much trouble. The bar staff were excellent and the bar manager Pat was fantastic. We liaised with the hotel manager Julie...

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you -- thank you for your warm and wonderful comments to our staff and Julie , this is very much appreciated from us all - it makes knowing we did our job well - thank you . I hope we see you all again soon . kind regards Patrick mc Fadden

Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Went to the Dance on 18th Dec. Too many people were let In it was an absolute cattle mart with nothing but drunks spilling drink all over you. Don't get me wrong I'm all about enjoying myself but this was far from a nice stay. Won't be returning anytime soon.

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patrickmcfadden2008, General Manager at The Glencarn Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for your review , that is not always the case - please pick out another mike Denver night during the year and I will give you complimentary admission [ please do not hesitate to contact me ],this is never a good night as people are in Christmas spirit . I can however assure you we never allow the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
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Renowned for good food, friendly service & lively entertainment - a warm welcome awaits you at the Glencarn hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Glencarn Hotel

Address: Monaghan Road, Castleblayney, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Monaghan > Castleblayney
Price Range: $133 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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