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Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   Rosapenna, Downings, Ireland
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Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort

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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Downings
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Berkeley, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
24 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Spent two nights and enjoyed restaurant, service and room. The service at reception and the restaurant was excellent. The restaurant overlooks the bay and the food is not only top notch but quite reasonably priced. Classic service at restaurant with plenty of servers, hot plates and a reasonable selection on the menu. Coffee and tea in the lounge afterwards is... More

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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
27 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

My brother and I along with our wives had lunch at the weekend in this beautiful hotel. The food was fresh, hot and delicious. The price was very resonable for such good food and service.There was a reasonable range of starters and main courses. The view over the bay from the restaurant is stunning and hard to beat. Unfortunately the... More

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Killala co Mayo
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

A beautiful hotel,could not fault it. We were at a wedding there yesterday and it was great. The food was fantastic and the service was great.The rooms were fantastic.The food was out of this world.If the weather had been better it woild be the perfect place to be.

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County Tyrone Northern Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

a fantastic hotel I attended for a family wedding, the size and decor of the building is awesome. the views over the bay from the bar/reception area are spectacular. must be seen !! The service and food were of the highest standard. the wedding meal was superb. hot plates !! piping hot food, fresh produce and plenty food offered to... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

My wife and I have been staying at Rosapenna on golfing trips for the past 25 years. This year we decided to bring the family along, taking three rooms in total. A very enjoyable stay. Meals up to their usual exceptionally high standard and service superb.

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Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

My wife and I attended a wedding in Rosapenna in late September and had a fantastic stay. The location is superb - the hotel divides the spectacular tramore beach from downings bay. When the sun shines, there is no more beautiful place in Ireland. The hotel itself has so much going for it. It has two fantastic links golf courses,... More

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Letterkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Everything about this resort screams excellence. I have not previously stayed in this hotel (the reason being I have a holiday home in the area) I have enjoyed many of its luxury features. My husband and I often play on the golf courses, they are in exceptional condition and the views you encounter along the way are completely majestic. While... More

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

If you are looking for a little piece of heaven, golfer or not, we have discovered a real jewel in the Rosapenna Hotel in Downings, On arrival staff were friendly, welcoming and the sheer size of the lounge which over looks the bay was breath taking (not to mention the homemade scones). The room was comfortable and spacious. We ate... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Great staff, clean rooms, nicely situated but they have that old problem that pervades through all the hotels in the South Of Ireland, namely, hard mattresses. The mattress on the bed was like a springboard and extremely painful if you suffer from back problems. This isn't the first Hotel in the South of Ireland I've stayed in with this problem,... More

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Manchester
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

Went for a wedding and arrived the night before and being a non golf player because I have a life, there is no reason to stay here. The staff are friendly and accommodating and on arrival it looks impressive but inside with the wilton carpet on every corridor and narrow corridors lead you to your room. This is what let's... More

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Additional Information about Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort

Also Known As:
Rosapenna Hotel & Golf
Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Downings
Rosapenna Hotel And Golf Resort
Rosapenna Hotel Downings
Rosapenna Hotel
Address: Rosapenna, Downings, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Downings
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Downings
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort is one of Ireland's premier 4 star luxury hotels, and has been since 1893. It sits in an 800 acre estate on the edge of the Atlantic ocean, where the bays of Mulroy & Sheephaven meet on the coast of Donegal. The hotel boasts a health & wellbeing Centre, Tennis Courts, Billiards & Card Rooms, Putting Green, Driving Range as well as two 18 hole championship Golf Courses and state of the art Golf Academy. ... more   less 
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