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Reviewed 9 May 2015

Went for one night but couldn't resist staying longer.... Amazing accommodation, friendliest of staff and mouth watering food (the Mayo Black Pudding with Onion Ice Cream starter is a MUST)... they even got the piped music in the bathroom soooo right!

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It gives us great satisfaction to read that you were impressed by the Harvey’s Point Experience. Thank you for your kind compliments which are very much appreciated. Our chefs are very happy to hear that you enjoyed one of our special signature starters - the Mayo Black Pudding with Onion Ice Cream and Guinness glaze is my personal...

glasgow
Reviewed 9 May 2015

Harvey's no wonder people enjoy this hotel it's just pure Class The Food and service of the highest Quality The setting is wonderful and the Staff are so attentive Sit back and enjoy the Residents Lounge is just Fantastic

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Martin, It was our pleasure to welcome you to Harvey’s Point and thank you for your lovely words of praise. We are delighted that you had a lovely time in our hotel. We will proudly share your review with our dedicated team. We hope you may have occasion to return again sometime. In the meantime, we send you our...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Loved it here, the setting, the hospitality, everything and everyone that worked here was great. Word of warning it's quite popular, would book early. We were not able to get all the nights we wanted to stay. Would highly recommend

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you most sincerely for your kind recommendation of Harvey’s Point. We are very happy to hear that you had an enjoyable visit. Sorry we had limited availability on this occasion. Your kind comments are appreciated and we hope to have an opportunity to welcome you back again sometime. Kind regards, The Gysling Family, Noel & Team.

Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

We visited for a family wedding and have simply had the most amazing stay at Harvey's Point. The service and atmosphere was outstanding and the staff were very accommodating to our 8 & 10yr old children. Thank you for a beautiful memory of Ireland

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Jen, Thank you for your kind words of praise following your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. It was our pleasure to welcome you and your family. We are delighted that you enjoyed the experience and that you have fond memories of your trip to Ireland. On behalf of the Gysling Family and our entire team, we send you our...

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Reviewed 5 May 2015

we spent a night in Harvey's Point hotel to celebrate our 32nd wedding anniversary. from check in to the time we left everything was lovely, our room was huge with a beautiful mountain view, our meal in the restaurant was delicious, the circular bar overlooking the lake is cosy and comfortable with a welcoming warm turf fire, the staff couldn't...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at Harvey’s Point to celebrate your 32nd wedding anniversary. We are very happy to hear that you and your husband had a lovely visit. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by everyone at Harvey’s Point. We are indeed blessed with our magical location on the shores of Lough Eske and at the...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Without a doubt, there is absolutely everything wonderful and good about making this distant joint worth your while when in Ireland. We drove straight from Dublin airport up to Donegal to reach Harvey's Point. As my daughter pointed out, I was wet, tired and cranky when I arrived and must apologize to the lovely blonde young lady who checked us...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We have enjoyed reading your delightful review. On behalf of the Gysling Family, Noel our General Manager and our entire Team, thank you very much. It makes us happy to know that we have exceeded expectations on the occasion of your visit to Harvey’s Point. We are delighted that you chose our hotel as part of your trip...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2015

My husband and I stayed here for two nights at the end of April. We checked in pretty late and asked the girl at reception if the bar was still serving food. After she had shown us to our room she rang us a few minutes later to say she had checked with the bar and they were happy to...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Emma, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a detailed review following your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. It was our pleasure to welcome you and your husband. We are delighted that you both had a relaxing and enjoyable break. This is what Harvey’s Point is all about - it’s an escape from the busy world we...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I recently celebrated my 50th birthday at Harveys point Hotel. From the moment we checked in it was great. We stayed in a Executive Room which was lovely with a big bath and shower and 2 sinks. The breakfast was lovely and that Gammon was cooked to perfection. On our first day we went for a 2 hour walk from...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Congratulations on your special birthday and thank you for choosing Harvey’s Point to mark such a special occasion. It was our pleasure to welcome you. We genuinely love looking after our guests. Noel and his Team work hard to ensure that each and every guest has an exceptional experience. Orhan our Restaurant Manager and Ryan our charming young...

Dublin
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I enjoyed the Painting Break so much last year that I just had to return this year and once again I wasn't disappointed. As always the hotel was wonderful and I loved the painting days- it helped that the weather was perfect for painting outside. Many thanks to all the hotel staff and to our lovely tutor, Conal, for making...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Mary M, Thank you so much for your kind compliments in relation to your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. We are delighted that you enjoyed the Painting Break. It was great to receive such positive feedback from all our artists. Conal the tutor was excellent and he is looking forward to returning again for another Painting Break in the...

Reviewed 3 May 2015

My 3rd trip to Harvey's Point and still the best hotel experience ever. From the moment of walking in to the warm greeting of welcome, to every aspect of just a perfect break. Coupled with the chance to learn how to paint with the very enigmatic Conal, the whole 4 days was just perfect.. as well as the weather!! It...

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Dear Elaine, How lovely to have you back again at Harvey’s Point. I am delighted to hear such great feedback about our recent Painting Break. The weather was amazing which was a lovely bonus. I will ensure that Conal, our art tutor receives your kind compliments as well as our dedicated team. Thank you for your positive feedback. Please give...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
There is an air of Romance at Harvey's Point, set in the mystical, magical shadow of the Blue Stack Mountains on the shores of Lough Eske. Owned and managed by the Swiss Family Gysling since it opened in 1989, Harvey's Point has developed into the leading destination hotel of the Northwest, specialising in top class accommodation, exquisite cuisine and genuine Donegal welcome. Named TripAdvisor '№ 1 Hotel in Ireland' for the fifth year in a row, 10th best in Europe, AA two rosette restaurant and ‘Hotel of the Year 2017' by Georgina Campbell. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harvey's Point

Address: Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
Price Range: $263 - $450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harvey's Point 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Harvey`s Point Hotel Donegal Town
Harveys Point Hotel Donegal
Harveys Point Donegal
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#1 Business Hotel in Donegal Town
#1 Romantic Hotel in Donegal Town
#1 Family Hotel in Donegal Town
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