Gleneany House to close with the loss of 20 jobs

One of Donegal’s landmark hotels is to close with the loss of 20 jobs.

Gleneany House Hotel in Letterkenny, which was a 25 bedroom family-run hotel, has been open for the past 20 years.

Increased competition and a down-turn in the economy has been blamed for the hotel’s closure.

President of the Letterkenny Chamber of Commerce Patrick McGinley said the hotel closure was another blow for the town:

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