Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate has been named in the ‘Top 50 Boutique Hotels in the World’ in the prestigious™ Loved by Guests Awards 2016. An annual awards program celebrating the best reviewed hotels on leading accommodation website
With an average guest rating of 4.6 out of 5 from, Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate has been included as one of just 50 hotels worldwide to be awarded ‘Best for Boutique Hotels’ in the Loved by Guests awards, all based on trusted reviews from guests who have stayed in the properties. A prestigious award, as it is based on past guest experiences and review scores.

“The hotels included in the Loved by Guests awards really are the best of the best in the eyes of travellers,” said Elena Novokreshchenova, Director of Global Content for Brand.  “There are hundreds of thousands of hotels worldwide, so to feature in the top 50 for this category is a great accomplishment.” L.P. operates, a leading online accommodation booking website with properties ranging from international chains and all-inclusive resorts to local favourites and bed & breakfasts. The company has 85 websites in 34 languages, and lists over 325,000 hotels in approximately 19,000 locations worldwide.


Rory O’ Sullivan, General Manager, commented “We were delighted to hear the news that Hotels.Com had recognised us in their ‘Top 50 Boutique Hotels in the World’. It is a great commendation for our hard working team who have showed huge energy and enthusiasm to restore Glenlo Abbey as one of the leading luxury destinations in the West of Ireland. One of the significant last pieces in our recent transformation will see the River Room Restaurant being refurbished over the next few weeks and this will add to the sense of grandeur and luxury which will greatly enhance our guests experience during the Summer and beyond”.




Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate enters Trip Advisors Hall of Fame

Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate announced that it has been recognised as a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame winner, after successfully achieving the Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years.  Winning The Certificate of Excellence award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor. The ‘Hall of Fame’ was created to honour those businesses that have earned a Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years.

Being awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence five years in a row and inducted into the ‘Hall of Fame’ is a true source of pride for the entire team at Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate and we’d like to thank all of our past guests who took the time to complete a review on TripAdvisor,” said Rory O’Sullivan, General Manager, “There is no greater seal of approval than being recognised by our guests. With the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence based on guest feedback, the accolade is a fantastic vote of confidence to our business and our continued commitment to excellence.”

Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate  - Award of Excellence

The Award of Excellence is given out by to properties annually, in honour of their achievements over the past year as measured by their overall guest review score.
Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate received a review score of 9/10 based on 451 reviews. Behind each Guest Review Award is a whole year filled with real guests, real experiences and real reviews. Each and every Guest Review Award reflects a long line of satisfied guests and outstanding stays from


Connecting travellers of all backgrounds with the world’s best places to stay is at the core of our mission at,” says Gillian Tans, President and Chief Operating Officer at “We take this mission very seriously and are exceptionally proud of our global network of partners who consistently deliver on providing the best possible experience for our customers. Our Award of Excellence is presented to a select group of partners in recognition of our shared commitment and passion for getting it right for each and every guest.”


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