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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful location - beautiful countryside and a beautiful harbour. The room was a very good size and was very clean and tidy. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was included in the room price and was great value. Dinner at night at the restaurant was also very good - very welcoming atmosphere. Plenty of car parking....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to stay, the beds are so comfy and the breakfast is tasty. Would be a great stay in summer as it's just across from the beach and only a 5 min drive to town. The bar and restaurant are great to, really friendly staff and great food. Highly recommend!

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Banbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not very busy for a Sunday lunch time - old world set up - main course is brought out with everything on the plate - mushroom starter was just ok - sunday roast was average - desert was highlight of the meal

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Thank Tom G
County Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Lovely place for food. Good quality food at reasonable prices. Very good early evening meal deals. No booking required unless a lot of people or a very popular time. The staff were excellent -attentive, efficient & friendly. I will definitely return.

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Thank Elaine D
Ireland
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Great food can never fault it hot and kicking chicken is one my favourite , great menu lots to choose from.They do local beers , staff always very friendly and helpful Would recommend for lunch or evening meals

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Thank sabrina D
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have just returned from a 1 night stay here and all we can say is WOW. Its a family run business and my God they run it well. From the lovely lady on reception to the barmen and waiting staff, all so friendly and helpful. Clean to an exceptional standard.. Very spacious room, comfy bed and...

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2Thank Catherine B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Great hotel location is perfect. Rooms are large our room had 2 double beds a large bathroom and walk in wardrobe with a iron and iron board. The breakfast is first class and everything is fresh . The staff are really helpful and friendly. Will be back.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is motel-style accommodation so you can park close to your room. The lovely lady on reception upgraded us to a beautiful room, large with plenty of space to unpack all our things. A bath (hooray!) and even a rubber bath mat without our having to ask. The bed was comfortable and the room quiet, even though it is close...

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Spokane Valley, Washington
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My wife and I were more than pleasantly surprised at the friendly staff who greeted us on arrival, the huge rooms, the very attractive September price, and the beautiful scenery near the harbor. The restaurant and bar on site provided excellent dinner choices at a very affordable price. The room price includes a full breakfast- which was delicious. Fresh produce...

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Shawnee, Kansas
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Great little hotel with excellent restaurant. Staff is friendly and rooms are awesome. Right across the street from the harbor and golf course. Love it. Not far from downtown Buncrana and the shopping district. Very convenient location.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
30 luxurious en-suite bedrooms, each with television, tea/coffee making facilities and hairdryer. 70 seater restaurant serving lunch daily and evening a la carte menu. Warm & welcoming lounge bar. 5 minute walk from NorthWest Golf Club & 20 minute drive from renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club. Special rate green fees for NorthWest Golf Club available to hotel guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Harbour Inn

Address: Derry Road | Ludden, Buncrana, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Buncrana
Price Range: $87 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Harbour Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“I would think any room would be good we had a room on the 2nd floor facing the sea .”
 of 5 bubbles caroled788, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We saw two rooms, one with two beds, one with a twin. Both were roomy and had modern fixtures and a full shower.”
 of 5 bubbles WontonJuan, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor preferable to minimise noise”
 of 5 bubbles Barlickwal, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Best views of the sea from front facing upstairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 389nigels, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“if you have mobility problems there are nice rooms on ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles jamesc902, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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