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South Jersey, USA
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

So clean. Large rooms. Beautiful views from every room. Soft beds and quality linens. Noreen is friendly and organized. Don't miss her breakfasts. Country Quiet. We stay here anytime we are in Donegal.

1Thank kyeag
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely lovely country house situated near Lough Eske in Donegal. We stayed for four nights in a beautiful large bedroom with a very scenic view. Our hostess Noreen was warm ,welcoming and made us feel very much at home at all times.Delicious breakfast each morning, and she always made time for a chat with us about the locality ,and our...

Thank Mary L
Lisburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My husband and I spent three days in Donegal basing ourselves at The Arches B&B. A beautiful location overlooking Look Eske. Gardens are absolutely beautiful, ample car parking and the ensure rooms beautiful. Great choices for breakfast each morning provided by Noreen. Noreen was so welcoming and helpful. Definitely recommend The Arches. On our first full day we traveled the...

Thank Denise963
Whitehead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have been going back to Noreen at the Arches for 19 years now and cannot recommend it highly enough. The bedrooms and bathrooms are spotless, breakfasts excellent and the whole house welcoming. There are wonderful views of Lough Eske and beyond from every room and it is a good base for touring Donegal and the North West. You will...

Thank annlmccord
Ballymoney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Lovely guest house set on the edge of Lough Eske with great view. Property is modern, very clean and and we had a very comfortable bed. Owner very welcoming. Dining room nice & bright, again with great view. Excellent breakfast with good choice. Shower seemed to be gravity fed system but was efficient. Bathroom very clean & tidy and looked...

Thank Mervyn M
Hingham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A stay at the Arches is just what we needed after a long day if driving! We needed a break from small beds, small bathrooms and this place delivered! Picturesque setting, comfortable bed in a luxurious room with a beautiful bathroom, we did not want to leave! The grounds were impeccable and the owners take great pride in this property....

Thank brendaleemclean
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The Arches Country house is an excellent place to stay and is located just 6km outside of Donegal. The gardens are a thing of beauty and the house is equally attractive. Noreen our host made sure that we had everything required to make our stay as comfortable as possible and the breakfast was excellent. Our room was large and airy...

Thank tommboyd
Naples, Florida
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful inn in a lovely country setting. Convenient to Donegal, a lovely town, and Slieve League, breathtaking scenery. Hostess is great - very kind, helpful, great sense of humor. Comfortable modern accommodations and really good cooking!

Thank Donna F
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

On our trip to Ireland with our daughter and son in law, we stayed at this lovely home and our hostess was Noreen. What a very helpful lady, she went over and above what we expected. She made lots of phone calls to try and get us accommodation for our next port of call. Her home was really special with...

Thank David E
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Family Touring holiday. Stayed at The Arches for one night. Noreen made us most welcome when we arrived. Our room was very homely & comfortable. The breakfast was wonderful. Noreen tried her best to help us find accommodation for the middle of the week. Will deffinately return. A beautiful home with wonderful views where we were all made very welcome.

Thank enathripp

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Arches Country House

Address: Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
Price Range: $123 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Arches Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Great location, amazing views, relaxed host”
 of 5 bubbles bigmeeky, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have good views of Lough Eske, no need to worry all rooms good.”
 of 5 bubbles annlmccord, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the Lough”
 of 5 bubbles 710mervynm, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a downstairs room still with a good view of the garden but limited view of the lough (lake).”
 of 5 bubbles tommboyd, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“View over lake”
 of 5 bubbles NoniRubin, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
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