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.


Ireland Reader Awards 2018 -  Winner

* Venue Coordinator of the Year *** WINNER ***

Our Wedding Coordinator, Deirdre Hamill brought home Venue Coordinator of the Year 2018.  


Ireland Reader Awards 2018 - Two Finalists 

* Overall Venue of the Year - (Finalist)

* Venue of the Year (Ulster) - (Finalist)

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Winners: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018

For continuously offering only the highest standards for our guests. Also, highest Ranking Inishowen Hotel

Booking.com

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 - National Awards 2018 (Top Ten 3* Hotel Ireland)

We were also pleased to be ranked in the Top 10, 3 Star Hotels in all of Ireland in 2017 & 2018. We pride ourselves on our quality reputation that we provide to our guests.

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.


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.

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.

Laterooms Simply the Guest Awards 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.

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 of Ireland membership 2012/13

Proud members of the association for providing the best Restaurant service in Ireland. Nominated for Best Customer Service and Best Hotel Restaurant.

Ireland's Best Sunday Carvery Finalist 2012, 2013 & 2016

Proudly picked as one of the best Sunday Carvery providers in all of Ireland.

Proud Members of the Buncrana Chamber of Commerce

Shining the beacon for high standards in the Inishowen Hospitality Sector


Proud Members of the Derry~Londonderry Chamber of Commerce

We value keeping in touch with our Neighbouring Northern Ireland Associations

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

Where to eat ireland 2012 & 2013

Recognised as one of the leading venues for dining in all of 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.