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Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend and I booked a spa day at the hillgrove a few weeks ago, the staff in the spa were exceptional , could not possibly have been nicer or more welcoming. The spa itself is gorgeous (especially the outdoor hot-tub) and the treatments were also great, I would definitely rate the whole spa package a 5 star experience. The...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel with fab staff! As soon as we walked through the doors we were greeted by lovely young girl. Then during our check in process we had a lovely man who wished us a very happy stay. The bedroom was out of this world. Spa facilities were lovely. The whole hotel was very clean

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Buncrana, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My kids love when we go to the Hillgrove Monaghan - don't want to leave, always ask to go back! We stayed there last summer and I went out to the shop early while everyone else was still sleeping - came back in the front door and spotted a kid way down at the check in desk in what I...

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear themusicboxireland Thank you for choosing the Hillgrove Hotel Leisure & Spa for your recent family break. We really value your lovely feedback regarding our family friendly facilities. Our Minion Bob should be around over the Summer too :) Kind regards Sharon McMahon Sales & Marketing

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We went for couple of days at the end of the Easter holidays Positives - staff where excellent very attentive an well trained in the most part. Food in the bar was decent, and the kids club (although our wee one was too young) seemed to be good. The hotel is certainly geared towards children. Negatives - cleanliness was poor,...

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stuart M Firstly thank you for your lovely comments regarding our staff and bar food. I have spoken to our Restaurant Manager and can assure you that the carpet in the Restaurant is vacuumed after each sitting and during the breakfast service if necessary. As you can imagine the hotel was extremely busy last week with the Easter holidays....

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. I would be reluctant to return here on a weekend. It is too manic and busy. A good choice if you have small children and want a kids club etc but if you want a quiet break, this is not the place for you. Staff however were mostly helpful and friendly.

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for your lovely comments regarding the hotel staff. The Hillgrove Hotel feels very privileged that we are a busy and successful hotel with both regular visitors and local patrons. While we are a family friendly hotel we also offer leisure and spa breaks. Unfortunately if our hotel was not full on weekends we would not be...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here to attend a wedding recently and really enjoyed our whole stay. The accommodation was very good, staff very friendly, food enjoyable. We chose not to use the leisure facilities because the law in Eire is to wear a cap for swimming. The day of the wedding we used the on site hairdresser, a very friendly young lady...

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Rosie S We really appreciate your lovely feedback regarding your recent stay with us while attending a wedding in the hotel. Our Banqueting Managers, Head Chefs and staff take upmost pride in the quality of food and service they provide, so we really appreciate your feedback. I will also make our Hair Salon staff aware of your lovely feeback....

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a favourite hotel of ours, with good offers and friendly staff. There is a spa and swimming pool, a hairdressing salon, a fantastic restaurant with superb quality food and well worth the price. The rooms are of a good size, interconnecting options which are great for families or friends. The beds are incredibly comfortable and the noise levels...

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer M Thank you for choosing the Hillgrove Hotel Leisure & Spa for your recent break. We really value your lovely feedback regarding facilities, food and staff. I will also look into the sound system for the bar area. Looking forward to seeing you again in May Kind regards Sharon McMahon Sales & Marketing

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is actually a really good hotel but caution is advised if you are intending to stay here during school breaks packs of children are allowed to run unchecked screaming in reception and down corridors with no sign of any control from the parents who are in the bar or staff who ignore the situation .Try reading etc or have...

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear John O Thank you for choosing the Hillgrove Hotel. As with many hotels over school holidays we have a lot of families in-house. We offer supervised kids activities until 9pm and then we expect parents to supervise their children. Our Managers do not ignore the situation and will speak to parents of children that may appear too boisterous. We...

Drogheda, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for 2 nights over Easter mid term , child wouldn't participate in kids club , Childs choice , food at bar just average for price , shower was awful in the room drizzle of water and fitting for temperature of it was not working right , heat through whole hotel was very very hot ! I had asked could...

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear deirdrewinters we really appreciate your lovely comments about the leisure facilities and staff in the hotel. I am sorry that you did not find the shower powerful and the room too hot. We try to keep the heating at an ambient temperature as what is too cold for one guest may be too warm for another. I will certainly...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Held a family celebration (birthday party) recently at the Hillgrove Hotel in the Rembrandt Suite. Couldn't fault the venue, staff, food and service we received - was first class! Mary was our contact for organising the party and looked after us exceptionally well - from the initial booking to getting the final preparations in place and setting up on the...

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HotelOwnerMonaghan, Director of Sales at Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa, responded to this review

Dear DrG458 Thank you for choosing the Hillgrove Hotel Leisure & Spa for your recent family celebration. We really value your lovely feedback regarding your dining experience and I wil be sure to pass on your glowing feedback to our Manager Mary who looked after you so well. Kind regards Sharon McMahon Sales & Marketing

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Vettriano Restaurant
Vettriano Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 'Majestically Magical' 4 Star Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa is the ideal location for fabulous break away. Less than an hour's drive from Belfast and Dublin the Hotel boasts 87 beautifully decorated bedrooms, including Suites with Jacuzzis. Enjoy their fabulous Leisure Club with Swimming Pool, Jacuzzi, Steam Room, Sauna, Gym & Outdoor Hot Tub. You will love their luxurious Lir Spa & Wellness Centre and Hair at Hillgrove Hair Salon. The Hotel also has a superb Restaurant, Bistro, Bars, Banqueting Suites & Conference Centre. Specialising in Girlie Breaks, Murder Mysteries, Spa Packages and Family Breaks. 7 hours Free Kids Club every weekend and daily during school holidays. Bouncy Castle, Games Room, Play Areas & Outdoor Playground. Walking distance from Monaghan Town. The Hillgrove Hotel has been Awarded as the Number One Family Hotel in Ireland, Ulster's Best Wedding Venue, is Tripadvisor's Number 1 Hotel in Monaghan and in Top 25 Hotels in Ireland. Indulge and Enjoy! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa

Address: Old Armagh Road, Monaghan, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Monaghan > Monaghan
Price Range: ₹ 6,047 - ₹ 12,302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 87
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“The hotel rooms at the back have better views than to the front so if you want a view ask for one at the back.”
RosieS969, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not a lot of choice else where for eating unless you travel ! Nice spa area”
ferguson562, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“our room looked out towards the back very quite ,and spacious ,”
ettie13, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room at the back”
121alecb, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for downstairs room if you are disabled”
bridiemck1, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
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