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The Gap Lodge

Barnesmore Gap, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Ranked #15 of 37 Donegal Town B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
Rick D Oro Station, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Oro Station, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We only stayed one night at the Gap Lodge but it was excellent....a great location just outside of Donegal in a quiet country setting. The room was good sized for the three of us and there was lots of parking on site. The place is very clean and has a nice sitting room at the front. The breakfast was excellent... More

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Spent 4 days with my mother and daughter taking in the sites of Donegal. A lovely well kept property. Great food, excellent service could not ask for more. Central to many facilities. Most certainly be returning

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Kansas City, Missouri
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79 reviews 79 reviews
18 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed here with our two kids, ages 9 and 12. We had a family room and fit just fine. The property is nicely decorated and very clean. It was built with the B&B in mind which often makes for a more convenient set up. The owner was very friendly and the breakfast was wonderful. It is a short drive... More

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Sile was very nice and served personalized breakfast. Nothing else right nearby, so you must drive somewhere to get dinner. Short drive into Donegal though, and castle is right there. Sile recommended a pub, and food and drinks were good.

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Ogden Dunes, IN
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Three older ladies shared a very nice room. Cila (Sheila) was a very kind gracious and helpful hostess. The Lodge is located a few miles north of Donegal City, on the main highway, no problem to find. It is a super area to explore, started with lunch in Mount Charles then exploring the peninsula out from Donegal all the way... More

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Dublin, Ireland
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

This B&B is situated before you enter Donegal Town. It is in a very quite and nice location. The owner greeted us with chocolates, tea and coffee in our rooms even though we arrived late at around 11pm on a Friday evening. The room was very clean, spacious and also contained an electric blanket. The breakfast the next day was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Well what can i say about this family ran B&B. In one word EXCELLENT, my wife n I stayed here and were greeted with a warm smile from sile, the whole home surroundings r so clean u could eat your food off the floor. The menu here is for all needs from ur trad fry to ur porridge and cereals... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

What an awesome B & B!!! It's a super convenient location with beautiful surroundings. Shiela (totally misspelled, sorry), the owner, is so sweet and helpful. The breakfast was delicious, the wifi worked great, and the bathroom was a decent size which I found was not always the case in Ireland. Our room was on the ground floor which was great... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Very friendly welcome, the house was spotlessly clean throughout. I can also have no problem recommending the excellent breakfast menu. As a person that usually does not take the usual traditional Irish breakfast I had plenty choice. The porridge was first class, and I can also recommend the scrambled egg with smoked salmon. On both of my nights here I... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I stayed here in this B&B for two successive nights with a colleague of mine. It was a random choice on our part but we were happy to have knocked on their door late one evening. It's situated just outside the town in a beautiful part of the world on the road North, is very clean and the lady in... More

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Address: Barnesmore Gap, Donegal Town, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Donegal Town
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10 Minute drive from Donegal Town, Harvey's Point Hotel and Solis Castle Hotel. Our spacious family-run home is on the Letterkenny & Ballybofey Road N15, left side. Credit Cards accepted. Breakfast Menu available with home baking and special diets catered for. Biddy's Famous Pub on our doorstep and a choice of excellent restaurants in nearby Donegal Town. ... more   less 
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