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The Glasshouse

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Have stayed in the glasshouse before but was really disappointed on this occasion and will not be staying again. Arrived at 2pm and there was a sign saying 'car park full' I phoned the hotel (and after being on hold for 9 minutes) the girl on reception was extremely unhelpful and advised me to 'come back later' I asked if...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 23 April 2015

Defintitely not your run of the mill city centre hotel! I loved the quirky decoration and furnishing, my partner not so much. But it is well located in the centre of Sligo and has underground parking for 3Euro a night. The entrance to the hotel and parkade is off a side street and not obvious to find. We had an...

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you for your review of The Glasshouse, I am glad that you liked the food and the breakfast, I take your comments about our bathroom sinks, they units are marble and the sinks are set into them, I am sorry that this was not as accessible as it should be. I hope that you will come and...

Dublin
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This is a lovely hotel, right in the centre of town so location is perfect. The staff were helpful and the hotel was clean and well kept. The food was ok, but I'd recommend going for a walk around the river walk area in front of the hotel. There are some nice little cafés and restaurants there.

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear Lizdeee Thank you for your review of The Glasshouse, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us in Sligo, our location is very convenient for exploring the city centre. I hope that you will come back and visit us again soon. Kind regards Catherine Cronin

NI
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Wanted to try somewhere central and this hotel looked great. As we were only staying one night the fact it had no gym, pool, sauna or steam room didn't matter. The bar was busy and comfortable, with very friendly bar staff. Breakfast was great with plenty of choice. Our bed was comfortable and the room a little too modern for...

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear Keencamper Thank you for your review of The Glasshouse, I am glad that you liked our bar and the location and overall the hotel was to your liking. Our colour schemes are very vibrant and compliment the design of the hotel, I am sorry to hear that the windows were not as clean as they should be, we have...

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 19 April 2015

My family and I booked a suite in the 6th floor, stayed there for four nights. The curtains was poor, the window untidy. In the bathroom the water didn't flow out of the washbasin. We said it at the reception, somebody came, looked, said hmmm and went away, without doing anything. The chairs at the balcon are broken. We asked...

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Hi Marie K Thank you for your review of The Glasshouse, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and were happy with the hotel. On the car park, the car park is an underground car park which is managed by a separate company, we have negotiated a preferential rate of 3 euro per night for our guests...

County Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 17 April 2015

I stayed a night during the Easter holidays with my son, we shared a double bed. I thought we'd check out early to not delay the workers, when leaving i was waiting on the lift when approached by a female worker asking if i stayed in a number of a room, i said yes, she said that's her to a...

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear Lisa B I am very sorry to hear that you felt that we at the hotel were looking down on you as a single mother, let me assure you that our only concern on the morning of your departure was the safety of your son. I was one of the people that you met upstairs, a few minutes earlier...

Dublin
Reviewed 16 April 2015

I'm not sure what I expected, but the fact that I drove past this hotel twice whilst looking for it, says a lot. The pictures lead you to believe it is an impressive structure, but really, its just a building added onto other buildings on a bridge. I was checked in briskly, by a receptionist who walked past me twice...

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you for your review of The Glasshouse, I am sorry to hear that your stay was not satisfactory, I can't explain what happened on the night of your stay with our wifi as we do not have issues usually with this. The fuse box issue was a maintenance issue that should not have occured, I apologise for...

Dublin
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Arrived and while checking in was told about the three award winning chefs that worked in the kitchen so we decided to eat there, big mistake. If there is an award for serving cold lamb on cold mash along with a unpeeled and unwashed carrot, grey cold chicken maryland then I suppose these guys are top of their class. I...

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear Damien Thank you for your review of The Glasshouse, I am very concerned about your experience of our bar food, it was a pity that you did not mention this at the time of your stay, can you please email me directly on gm@theglasshouse.ie with details of the date of your stay so we can investigate this further ?...

Sligo, Ireland
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We were satisfied with everything in this hotel. Pleasant rooms, staff, breakfast, great location. Will definitely be back. The only thing we didnt like were the blankets. They were too warm. Breakfast was very good

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear Veronika K Thank you for your review of The Glasshouse, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, we accept your feedback on our bed linen, we are actually changing our duvets at present. Also for our guest comfort we have air conditioning in the bedrooms which you can use to regulate the room temperature. I hope...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2015

This is a modern hotel which sits on the banks of the River Garavogue in the centre of Sligo. It has a basement car park which is not owned by the hotel which is 3 Euros per day. It is busy but we found somewhere to park. You can take the lift straight from the car park to the Hotel...

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Glasshouse_GM, Director of Sales at The Glasshouse, responded to this review

Dear G and J Owen Thank you for your lovely review of The Glasshouse, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and in Sligo in general, we were painting the lobby when you were with us and there was some disprution, I apologise for this, it is looking very well now that it is finished, I hope...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Kitchen at The Glasshouse
The Kitchen at The Glasshouse
Cuisines: Irish, European, British, Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about The Glasshouse

Address: Swan Point, Sligo, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Sligo > Sligo
Price Range: $133 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Glasshouse 4*
Number of rooms: 116
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“I would highly recommend this hotel to disabled guests”
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“You want a room with a huge wall-sized window - I'd request this next time.”
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“River view”
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“Glass walled balcony room, not a balcony with a wall, makes the room very dark”
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