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The Arches Country House

Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 39 Donegal Town B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Me and the wife stayed here for a weekend break.The b&b was excellent the owners were very good food great could not have asked for better the location was nice and quiet and the veiws was excellent would definitely go back for another stay

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

My husband and I and another couple stayed at The Arches for four nights in October and were sorry to leave, certain we would never find a better place anywhere. As other reviewers have written, it's wonderful. A lovely country home, it's beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean, comfortable, and perfectly managed. Noreen is a gracious host, offering good advice about places... More 

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Lurgan, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

My husband and myself stayed in The Arches for 3 nights in October, to celebrate our 40th Anniversary. Noreen is a lovely warm friendly host and always willing to help. The view from The Arches, overlooking Lough Eske is breathtaking. The rooms are very tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The Irish Breakfast is all that you could ask for and... More 

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Portadown, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We have had the pleasure of staying at The Arches twice now..... and love it so much we are returning this weekend. Noreen is the perfect hostess, warm, friendly and accommodating. Her home is beautiful. The rooms are very tastefully decorated and spacious and her traditional Irish breakfast is not to be missed. The views over Lough Eske are unobstructed... More 

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Deerfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Arriving in early September I stayed eight nights at The Arches, wanting to touch my grandmother's Irish roots. Her father was born on this side of Lough Eske in 1868 and I had always longed simply to BE there, to walk the miles of country lanes, and to spend hours in solitude in the land of my ancestors. The Arches... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We stayed for several nights in this absolutely, beautiful, sumptuous, tranquil and breathtakingly vie as s over Lough eske. We received such a very warm welcome from Noreen and from the minute we arrived, until we left, we were so very well looked after and we truly enjoyed the exceptional hospitality, warmth, friendly and attention to detail. Our room was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We recently spent two nights at the Arches County House. During our trip to Ireland we stayed in eight different B&B's and this one was definitely the highlight. Upon arrival, we were greeted by Noreen who gave us our choice of two first floor rooms overlooking the lough. The room was large and comfortable with a good sized ensuite and... More 

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Centennial, CO
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21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

When we arrived at this B&B we were so impressed. The house and grounds are beautiful. Noreen was there to greet us and showed us to our room which had a spectacular view. We didn't want to leave the room as it was spacious and peaceful. Noreen is a good cook and we enjoyed our breakfasts. We had French toast... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stayed for 2 nights at The Arches and it was wonderful. The first impression tells it all. The grounds were immaculately presented and the house was exceptionally clean and well presented. Our room was spacious and well appointed with a spectacular view of the old farm and Lough Eske. The beds were very comfortable and the shower hot and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Noreen is a very friendly and gracious host who'll spoil you from the moment you arrive. Her place is spotlessly clean and not a mark on any of the windows that gives you a very pleasant view of the superbly kept gardens. The rooms are large; very comfortable beds; spotless ensuite; an enormous, freshly cooked breakfast. I travelled with two... More 

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Address: Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
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Number of rooms: 6
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