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Toome, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Arnold's has been around for many years and still offers a personal friendly service. Don't compare this place with some boutique hotel with swish curtains and fancy interiors. Arnold's is like coming home in old world charm. The food is fantastic, and the deal we got was super. We love this place, and couldn't recommend it enough. In the summer...

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ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was booked on a cheap Groupon offer just as a means of getting a break after Christmas so expectations were not high. What a pleasant surprise. The hotel was spotlessly clean, the staff all very welcoming & friendly, the bar staff served our trendy gins with blueberries & ginger, the fires were burning brightly in both the bar &...

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Arnolds a number of times over the past years and we are never disappointed. This is a family run hotel that makes you feel at home, they do great food and the staff are always warm and friendly. The location is perfect, you will be a stones throw from a beautiful beach, golf course and horse...

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Lifford, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great boutique sized hotel, surrounded by a choice of lovely beaches, and gorgeous scenic walks on this part of the wild Atlantic. The hotel itself homely and great value,set in a small town proffering an assortment of fine Irish food and fun with great coffee spots and art and music through out. Love this hotel and town really gets rocking...

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Dunfanaghy, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to all the staff at Arnolds Hotel we had an amazing night. The food and the service was fantastic. The music was great we were on the dance floor all night. I would highly recommend Arnolds Hotel for any occasion.

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Glasgow
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Didn't stay at this hotel but when over for a friends wedding had a lovely meal here. Good menu choice and very accommodating staff although they weren't to up on the vegetarian options. Will visit again when I next visit Dunfanaghy.

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Thank brido1982
N Ireland
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is an extremely friendly family run hotel with all of the staff going the extra mile to ensure we had a very pleasant stay. Our room was relatively small but certainly adequate for our purposes, and we were lucky to have a sea view which was just enchanting. The food in the restaurant was top notch specifically the steaks...

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Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your recent experience at Arnolds Dunfanaghy. We appreciate your positive feedback on our hard-working team and glad you enjoyed your dining experience in our restaurant. We look forward to looking after you next time you plan a visit to Dunfanaghy on Donegal's Wild Atlantic Way.

County Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Stayed here mid-week for one night. Everything was perfect! Check-in was quick and informative by a friendly receptionist. The bedroom was extremely spacious, clean and cozy with a spectacular view! We had dinner in the grill bar; food was lovely, menu was reasonable priced and offered a great selection! There was a one man band playing in the bar that...

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Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Arnolds Dunfanaghy. We appreciate your positive feedback on our food and entertainment and glad you enjoyed the beautiful sea views of Sheephaven Bay. We look forward to looking after you next time you plan a visit to Dunfanaghy on Donegal's Wild Atlantic Way.

Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We spent 2 nights in Arnold's hotel. The staff were so friendly and helpful from check in to check out. We had a very nice room at the front of the hotel, the room was very comfortable and clean. The breakfasts were very good and evening meals were good with a good selection on the menu. I would not hesitate...

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Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Arnolds Hotel Dunfanaghy. We appreciate your positive feedback on our hard-working team and glad you enjoyed our cuisine and surroundings of the hotel. We look forward to looking after you next time you plan a visit!

Donaghadee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We stayed here for a 3 night weekend break and really enjoyed it. The hotel location is wonderful - outlook over bay and walking distance to everything. Very pleasant staff on reception so check in and check out very welcoming. Had a room at the back, which was fine. Bed was comfy, room was toasty, tea making facilities. Good sized...

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Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Arnolds Hotel Dunfanaghy. We appreciate your positive feedback on our staff and glad you enjoyed the beautiful surroundings of Sheephaven Bay and our family hotel. We look forward to looking after you during your next stay in Dunfanaghy!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Embark on a journey of discovery at the Arnold Family Hotel, Dunfanaghy overlooking Sheephaven Bay on the Wild Atlantic Way. Explore the hidden gems of the local area steeped in History, Heritage, Culture and Music. Established in 1922 the Arnold Family hotel is renowned for excellence in food and hospitality using locally sourced produce. Indulge the senses and your passion for good food and wine in local Cafes and restaurants. Visit the local historic sites, explore miles of scenic walks, hidden coves and sandy beaches off the beaten track. Go Horse Riding, Golfing, Surfing and Fishing. Cycle the highways and byways, go island hopping to Tory and Arranmore. Visit the local Art Galleries, The Famine Heritage Centre and the Village Craft Shops. Donegal is simply paradise Local Attractions: Killahoey Beach, Horn Head Discovery Point 9 Mile scenic Drive and Walk overlooking Tory Island, the Errigal to Muckish Mountain Ranges. Glenveagh National Park, The Glebe Gallery, The Ards Peninsula, Ards Forest Park, Bloodyforeland, The Atlantic Drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arnolds Hotel

Address: Dunfanaghy | Co Donegal, Dunfanaghy, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Dunfanaghy
Price Range: $110 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arnolds Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Rooms to the front have sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles scallyIreland, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Many rooms at the front have nice sea/shore views, back rooms more greenery distant hills and handy access to nice gravel car park”
 of 5 bubbles 838berni3, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a sea view room if possible”
 of 5 bubbles VALISAKAT, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room three is definitely worth a visit!”
 of 5 bubbles Shaunaa93, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room was at the front of the hotel there was some traffic noise but nothing to stop us sleeping soundly.”
 of 5 bubbles 305alang, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
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