An Grianan Hotel
is proud to be awarded the following accolades.  We are dedicated to provide the best possible service we can to everyone who enters our doors.  These awards simply show our continuous 'strive' to drive the Hotel in a positive and quality direction.  


Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Winners: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017

For continuously offering only the highest standards for our guests.  Proudly showcasing this award for the past two years.  Also, highest Ranking Inishowen Hotel. For further information please click here   


Best Tourism Initiative 2015 

We were extremely proud to Win such a prestigious Award for the Hotel.  We were able to bring home this Award due to our fantastic Celtic Feast Nights and Old Church Visitor Centre.  We were highly commended for offering something so unique and entertaining to visitors.  

What makes the Award even more special is that fact that we beat Derry City Council to this coveted Trophy.  

Trivago Award

Trivago Best 3 Star Hotel 2017
We are pleased to be ranked 6th in the Top 10, 3 Star Hotels in all of Ireland.  We pride ourselves on our quality reputation that we provide to our guests.  

Local Woman Award

Local Woman Awards 2014 - Best Catering & Hospitality

We are very proud to have not only being nominated as one of the best in our field but to actually have gone out and taken the award home is a truly special feeling for all our staff.  Just another example of the quality and service we provide to all our guests & visitors.  

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Green Hospitality Award Eco-Label 2012 

Showing our dedication to reducing our Waste, Water and Energy all while protecting and conserving the environment.  For further information please click here 

An Grianan Hotel Wedding Journal Awards derry inishowen donegal

Wedding Journal Reader Awards 2012, 2013, 2015 & 2016
Proudly recognised in the Top 5 Wedding Venues in all of Ireland and Northern Ireland for numerous years.  


Mrs2Be Bridal Choice Awards Finalist 2016
Very happy to have been chosen as a Finalist in all of Ireland for this illustrious Awards Category.   

Late rooms Award

Laterooms Simply the Guest Award 2016

An Grianan Hotel proudly recognised for offering only the best in Customer Service to their Guests in 2015.  A Fantastic Award and only the Top Hotels in the World gain this Award that is down to Guest Reviews alone. 


Hotels Combined Recognition of Excellence Award 2017
We are in the top 3% of Accommodation Providers Worldwide to have gained 9 out of 10 in these coveted online Awards.  They focus on genuine Guest Reviews which makes us feel all the more Special.  

Taste of Ireland 2013

Paolo Tullio 'Taste of Ireland' 2013 

The wonderful Paolo himself describes his experience at our fantastic Old Church Restaurant as ''Simply amazing''. For further information please click here  

Restaurant Association of Ireland An Grianan hotel inishowen donegal derry

Restaurant of Ireland membership 2012/13 
Proud members of the association for providing the best Restaurant service in Ireland. For further information please click here  Nominated for Best Customer Service and Best Hotel Restaurant.

Great Carvery an grianan hotel 2012

Ireland's Best Sunday Carvery Finalist 2012, 2013 & 2016 
Proudly picked as one of the best Sunday Carvery providers in all of Ireland.  

Chamber of Commerce Buncrana

Proud Members of the Buncrana Chamber of Commerce 

Shining the beacon for high standards in the Inishowen Hospitality Sector 

Londonderry Chamber of Commerce

Proud Members of the Derry~Londonderry Chamber of Commerce 

We value keeping in touch with our Neighbouring Northern Ireland Associations 

An Grianan Hotel Optimus programme derry inishowen donegal

Optimus Programme 

Proudly recognised for our ability to offer a high standard of service excellence throughout the Hotel.  We continually strive to excel in every Department to offer complete guest satisfaction. For further information please click here 

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Where to eat Ireland 2012 & 2013 
Recognised as one of the leading venues for dining in all of Ireland.   

Failte Ireland

Failte Ireland

Proudly working with Failte Ireland Tourism Authority to ensure the best services possible to all our Guests that stay with the Hotel each year.