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Donegal Town Independent Hostel

Doonan, Donegal Town, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Very clean hostel. it looked like they have just renovated the bigger showe/bathroom. looks new. kitchen clean as well (which is very important to me) I wouldn't call it town hostel though as Donegal Town is a good walk away...but all in all a nice hostel where id definitely would stay again when in Donegal.

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Carl Junction, Missouri
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The staff was great: very helpful with directions and information. Room was clean and nice. The facilities were nice, maybe a little small for the number of people using them but we could have gotten up earlier and avoided the rush!

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Family environment with great views, great new bathroom, very clean. Great kitchen... you can park your car just outside. Not far from the town centre. The owners are very friendly and nice. The rooms are good, and the area is very quiet! Perfect to enjoy a relaxing weekend.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Loved the friendlyness of he staff gave us during our stay. Very helpful and gave us a lot of information around the area. Room was nice just what we needed. Stayed here for a wedding. Wifi very good would stay here again in the future

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Denver, Colorado
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107 reviews 107 reviews
22 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We love staying here. The owners, Andy and Linda, are so welcoming and fun to visit. The keep this place clean and well supplied. It is an easy five minute walk to Townes Center and Donegal Castle. We would stay here anytime we are in Donegal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere . Very friendly and helpful staff...fantastic place to stay in Donegal. Located one kilometer from the town center. The rooms are clean and nice. My favorite place is the kitchen with good wifi connection. I spent there two nights even I booked only one. Thanks! Kasia

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mullaghbawn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

I stayed here for two nights with my mum. Upon arriving we were greeted by Linda and Andy, they told us where we should drive for scenic lookouts, cliffs, beaches etc. Hostel was clean, warming and it was a great location. I will definitely be staying here on my next trip to Donegal Town.

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Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Staying at this hostel in Donegal was definitely the highlight of my trip. The owners and their daughter are very warm and welcoming. The hostel is a bit older, but it is kept very clean. The mattress I slept on was a bit hard, but the welcoming warm environment buffered that. There is a nice commons area with a fireplace,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here for two nights. Despite the hostel being a km or so outside of town, the warm welcome given by Linda more than made up for its distance from town. The hostel is in a lovely white big house on a hill overlooking the Killybegs Road. It had a lovely lounge area with coal fireplace tended to.by.Linda constantly.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Linda and Andy were so friendly giving us lots of information about places to visit in donegal and helping us sort out hostel world issues changing our reservation. We had booked in a six bed dorm but were put in a triple and with no third person arriving my friend and I had the room to ourselves which was nice.... More

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Address: Doonan, Donegal Town, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
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Number of rooms: 13
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