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Downings Bay Hotel

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Main Street, Downings Ireland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
Sep. 30Oct. 1
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewsdownings baysupper clubglass of wineleisure centrebreakfast roomcooked breakfastthursday eveningasked for a quiet roomi highly recommend this hotelthree night staybar foodcourse mealgroup of friendssteakchowderthree coursesdonegal coast
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for two nights midweek, check in was easy and quick and the staff were friendly and helpful. The room was clean and nice well equipped not a great view though. We ate dinner and lunch in the bar the food was good and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night, big spacious and clean bedroom with a comfy bed. We are in the bar amazing fish pie, dexter beef and sticky toffee pudding. Really fresh tasty well prepare food with lovely staff. Would recommend as a great place original...More

Thank Ingy1215
Response from Downingsbayhotel, General Manager at Downings Bay HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest We thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely, detailed review of your experience here at The Downings Bay Hotel! We are very glad that you enjoyed your brief stay and we hope that you will return again in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely Sunday lunch each Sunday of our two week holiday , staff attentive and dealt well with our large party of 6 adults and 7 children. Food delicious and prices were fair . We had a wonder time and will return next year...More

Thank littlewil2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the offer for 2 meals for €10.The offer was only on a small selection of dishes but the food made up for that as it was delicious!! The kids meals were also delicious as the plates were licked clean! Service was fantastic.They have...More

Thank orlaflan1234
Response from Downingsbayhotel, Manager at Downings Bay HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind review. Our chef does a great job at offering delicious & affordable homemade food all year round. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to all our team. We hope you will return...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As my father and his family were raised in carrigart , we have stayed in and around the area many time , however this was the first stay at the downings bay hotel. We had booked two single rooms , and were given 101 &...More

Thank nunu74
Response from Downingsbayhotel, Manager at Downings Bay HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay here with us in Downings. All our staff work very hard to provide a great experience for our guests and I will be sure to pass on your...More

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In the North West of Donegal on the beautiful Sheephaven Bay lies the thoroughly modern and luxurious Downings Bay Hotel with our award winning accommodation. The Sheephaven Suite is available for ...More 20 – 350 people. JC’s Bar & the Haven Dining Room serve locally sourced fresh food daily. Magherabeg Leisure Centre & Kidz Kingdom are available complimentary to hotel guests. Local activities include golf, fishing, walking, horse riding & water sports. Within driving distance of Glenveagh National Park & Horn Head. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Kids pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$105 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Downings Bay Hotel Ireland - County Donegal
Ireland > County Donegal > Downings
Traveller (43)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
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Anthony M
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Response from karencro | Reviewed this property |
get on to downing bay and ask them if you can still use the voucher.
patricia s
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Response from Pete6e | Reviewed this property |
1/2 mile to Rosapenna GC that has two excellent courses, running thru the sandhills with challenging holes & excellent sea views. I preferred the Tom Morris. Abs need a buggy if you’re struggling with walking. Not far to... More
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"Avoid the room above the kitchen (and perhaps above the bar where there is live music)"
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"The hotel has a ramp to the entrance and a lift to 2 floors so can cater for wheelchair access"
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"Rooms on the left hand side of the corridor MAY be better."
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"Very quiet, no noise issues at all."
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