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The Arches Country House

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Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful house with excellent views.. large rooms that where very clean and comfortable, the owner was very friendly and helpful and cooked a delicious :) breakfast.. will definitely be back . Thanks again for our stay..

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Nothing not to like about this place unless you don't like being off the beaten track. The Arches is about 2 miles off the N15, nothing there but peace and quiet. Breakfast was great, had about 5 options. Very quiet! We came in late at night, wonderful view of the lake when you wake up!

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Haddonfield, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

We just spent two spectacular and comfortable nights at this beautiful home. It is well maintained, clean and you can't beat the lovely setting. Noreen was especially accommodating and ensured that our stay was first-rate. We would stay here again in a heartbeat.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

After the super long overnight flight and a long drive from Dublin, I was feeling quite bedraggled when we pulled in to the Arches but we were greeted and shown into an enormous and beautiful family room. House was immaculate. Breakfast was delicious--I am a porridge girl and I enjoyed it immensely here! Noreen is wonderful--so welcoming and _funny_. We... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

We couldn't have asked for a better spot to stop for our first (and second and third) night in Ireland. The Country House has a beautiful location overlooking Lough Eske and is close to all sorts of adventures, including among many, climbing Mt. Errigal, seeing ruins and eating in some very nice restaurants and browsing in the town. The rooms... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

It's my 2nd time to stay in Arches. I loved Arches when I stayed there 3 years ago because it gave you warm feeling like family. You will feel so comfortable and cosy with warm host. You cannot leave your eyes on the amazing view in the front garden. This time I came with my parents for my dad's birthday.... More 

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Brisbane Region, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

We stayed one night at the Arches Country House overlooking Lough Eske in early September 2015 and it is a very beautiful place. The accommodation was great lovely room and bathroom. Beautiful views of the Lough from our room. Noreen was a most gracious host and very warm and friendly. The breakfast was delicious. We would have loved to stay... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

This lovely B&B overlooks Lough Eske and is both beautifully furnished with lovely interiors which look to have been completed fairly recently. We had a lovely room overlooking the lake, with a good modern bathroom and shower. Mary's breakfast served in the conservatory dining room was delicious, and she had some great tips for exploring Donegal and a wonderful recommendation... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

We stayed here for one night as we were attending a wedding. Our room was spotless, so was the bathroom. The bed was extremely comfortable with just the right amount of pillows!! I didn't want to leave it!! Noreen was fabulous and the french toast was extremely tasty. Check out time was spot on and again we were made to... More 

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Thank Siobhan G
Co.Armagh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a second time in two weeks as we just love the place. The rooms are spotless and the view for all rooms is amazing. Breakfast was lovely so much to choose from. I'm Gluten Free and was able to have a cooked breakfast like everyone else. I would definitely recommend staying at The Arches you won't... More 

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