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Downings Bay Hotel

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“downings bay”(24 reviews)
“glass of wine”(15 reviews)
“supper club”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Restaurant
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsdownings bayglass of winesupper clubbreakfast roomasked for a quiet roomthree night staybar foodchowderthursday nightgroup of friendsmain coursefamily weddingwould highly recommend this hoteldonegal coasthotel staffstaff were excellentthree courses
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful hotel with an smashing location. Very comfortable room, so relaxing plenty space, and had a very relaxing sleep after delicious food. Really enjoyed Downings. The staff were very nice and a lovely breakfast to set me on my way. I didn't go to...More

Thank maryhickey2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed a few day over new year with friends, there was a big group of us and what a time we all had. We all had dinner in the restaurant on new years eve the food was beautiful, then we all went into the music...More

Thank Liz1232015
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Had a lovely couple of nights at the Downings Bay Hotel over the New Year. Rooms were spotless and well maintained , as is the rest of the hotel.Fantastic band in the Wee Bar (i think its called this?) who welcomed in the New Year...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We dined twice in the pub while at Rosapenna and loved the food both nights. Great atmosphere and hot tasty food with pleasant service. Great local attraction too by the looks of it. I was not totally impressed with the fish pie though - not...More

Thank Jim B
Response from Downingsbayhotel, Manager at Downings Bay HotelResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your experience here at the Downings Bay Hotel and hope to welcome you again in the near future. I will also pass on your comments regarding the Fish Pie to our kitchen staff and...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

I was on holiday in Donegal 26th...30th October from Portugal and stayed in the Downings Bay Hotel. I cannot overstate the friendly manner in which I was treated. I would like in particular to mention Joan and Caroline on reception. They could not have been...More

Thank fergus369
Response from Downingsbayhotel, Manager at Downings Bay HotelResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Valued customer, Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us recently and for your very kind review. Our staff work very hard to provide a great experience for all our guests and we will be sure to pass on your nice words....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$102 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$102 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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.
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patricia s
7 July 2016|
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Response from clairedevlin | Reviewed this property |
There is a golf course within walking distance.
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"can be noisy if the disco is on"
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"If your looking to taste some great Irish hospitality this is the place to come!"
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"email ahead and ask for a quiet room."
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"All rooms are comfortable"
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