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Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort

4.0 of 5 Rosapenna, Downings, Ireland
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    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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Wellington
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Stayed here recently for 2 nights. Hotel is a comfortable resort hotel. The Sandy Hills course is excellent, the Tom Morris is quite good. I enjoyed both but if I returned I would play Sandy Hills twice. The food in the hotel restaurant was pretty average. We had a great meal at the Olde Glen Bar, south of Carrigart, a... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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53 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

omg..the location (lovely beach view from room) the service (gracious and attentive, the food (you can get the free breakfast delivered to your room), and the 2 golf courses make it an amazing place!!!!!! size and amenities of room , including the mini-kitchen, were such a treat...bathroom sleeps 4:) loved everything about this place.

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Kabul, Afghanistan
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Stayed to play the golf courses, was really pleasantly surprised by the hotel and amenities- this is an old school type of resort, a smaller version of White Sulphur Springs, French Lick, Kohlers, or Greenbrier- Excellent accomodations, country estate type of furnishings, seperate large reading lounge, comfortable bar, very nice dining room- fixed menu, but all was excellent- very attentive... More

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Dublin Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed here on for two nights on 20th and 21st July for our wedding anniversary. We got upgraded to a deluxe room which was fantastic with a great view of the harbour and beach. Both golf courses, ( The Old Tom Morris and Sandy Hills Links ) are immaculate and the views incredible. The Sandy Hills Links is more... More

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Columbus
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Spent two nights at Rosapenna last week to conclude our western Ireland golf trip. Rosapenna was indeed a fitting conclusion with a comfortable hotel dining room overlooking Sheephaven Bay. Food & service both excelled, with a highly-trained staff providing friendly & rapid table service. Recommend the separate bar for both pre & post dinner cocktails, where the bartenders make special... More

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Have written reviews about this place before but just back from another short break there! Can't recommend it enough! I have travelled the world but rate this as my favourite place anywhere. Spoke to quite a few first timers who said they were so impressed with the whole set up that they would definitely be back - as we will,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I was in the Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Links last week with lads playing golf. It is a wonderful hotel, room are large, staff are very friendly & helpful. The food is superb, we actually all went for a second meal there before we left. The weather was beautiful & the scenery stunning. Would definitively Rosapenna as a place to... More

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Westchester County NY
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Tucked away on the northwest coast of Donegal, the Rosapenna offers beautiful views and fantastic service. The scenery reminded me of the Northern California coast. We had the same table in the dining room for our entire stay and the food offerings were outstanding. We do not golf but there were plenty of activities in and around the resort to... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Wifes birthday. she is a golfer(16 handicap) so I thought why not enjoy it my self. I booked Rosapenna hotel playing both courses with breakfast and evening meal. I had been there before with my buddies from the golfing society, my wife had not. What a terrific place. Two fantastic (but difficult) golf courses, excellent rooms and service, and food... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If you are a golfer this is an exceptional venue and the availability of two top class golf courses makes the cost very, very reasonable if you avail of the facilities. We've played most of the top links in Ireland and Scotland and the Sandy Hills course is right up there with the best of them all. The rough is... More

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Address: Rosapenna, Downings, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Downings
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 62
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