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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Negatives - tissue dispenser instead of toilet paper, no heat control on shower, toilet full of urine on arrival, housekeeping only every other day, extractor fan broken, smell of waste pipes in corridor, kitchen utensils need to be cleaned before being used, food stolen in spite of leaving it where requested, much confusion over booking, staff not that friendly, over-priced...

Thank banditmeerkat
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Stayed here for a few days in December, close to the winter solstice. En-suite with a bath, I found the lodge to be quiet and homely. The is net-access at reception, handy for checking bus-times to and from the lodge etc. Newgrange is close-by. The quadrangular courtyard is unique - the layout of the lodge is unusual. Large window panes...

Thank lulu540
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

When We asked a friend what we shouldn't miss in Ireland, Newgrange was at the top of her list. With the winter solstice coming, it was the perfect time to visit. It's a 5000 year old archeological masterpiece; older than the pyramids! Thrilling experience for the visitor. Only wish Knowth was open when we visited. How had we not heard...

Thank HarrisClan_10
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We booked this place as a cheap place to stay for the night after Slane (when Foo Fighters were the headline act). We were booked in fine and were able to leave our stuff there okay and didn't have any trouble there at first everything seemed to be in order. They arranged travel to Slane for us from the lodge...

Thank DonnieDrake
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Good place to stay and very friendly accommodating staff . Free car parking and plenty of spaces. It is a great place to stay if your going to visit New Grange or the Battle of the Boyne .The only negative was the bathroom could do with a dusting but it is clean.

Thank Maurice421
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I've taken groups of students from Cork to newgrange and stayed at newgrange Lodge over the past five years. It is an ideal location for secondary students as its safe with no distractions. The dorms are ideal with plenty of space. The rec room has a TV while there is a pool table and courtyard area for students to relax...

Thank yleejansaudek
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Staff were good. I know it is advertised as hostel/lodge but youth hostel is more appropriate. Good location to visit tombs. Noisiest place we have ever stayed at. I like having a good time too, but whistling to your mates up the corridor at 4.00am is a bit late. Who puts bamboo flooring on a walkway in front of sleeping...

Thank Glenn N
Reviewed 11 October 2016

arruived on sunday. got to the room {20} It seemed ok at first windows were open we left the bags and left to go to wedding in Ballymagarvey Village almost immediately. we arrived bac at 3 am got into the room and the smell in the room was rank. not sure where from but smelled like the sewers, only it...

Thank Paul F
New York
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stayed for one night on the 8th and was sent to a first floor room around the back. Brushed away the cob webs from the door way and entered. The room was OK until we got to the bathroom. The tile floors by the shower had mold on the grout and tile and going up the wall about a...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We took a couple of days over Heritage week to visit the historic sites of County Meath. Made alot of sense to book the Lodge as it was located across the road from the entrance to the Newgrange and Knowth reception area. We got a family room for 6 of us. Fairly basic as you'd expect with a Hostel, but...

Thank mixcoke

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formerly an old farmhouse, Newgrange Lodge provides a unique venue the offer hotel accommodation and traditional Irish hospitality at bed and breakfast rates to both groups and the independent traveler alike. We are located opposite the world famous Heritage site of Newgrange, a tomb pre-dating the pyramids and Stonehenge by 400 years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Newgrange Lodge

Address: Staleen Road | Newgrange, Donore, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Donore
Price Range: ₹ 3,036 - ₹ 5,366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Newgrange Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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“a room away from the reception”
 of 5 bubbles Maurice421, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing away from the road were pretty quiet”
 of 5 bubbles K1230VLjanea, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room away from the lounge”
 of 5 bubbles dougal100, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“drive past and find a good budget hotel”
 of 5 bubbles martin6363, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Very quiet. Beds comfortable. No food within walking distance but you have kitchen privileges, so if you don't have a car take groceries.”
 of 5 bubbles soulard2, 17 May 2016 | Read review
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