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Creevy Holiday Cottages

Cloughboile | Creevy, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Recently returned from a lovely pre-Christmas weekend at Mary Kate's cottage Creevy. The cottage is situated along a narrow country road about 2 miles from Creevy Pier and Ballyshannon and about 6 miles from Rossnowlagh beach. The cottage was clean and warm and very cosy with a lovely stone fireplace. The fire was already set for us when we arrived... More

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Creevy_Cottages, Manager at Creevy Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you and your friends enjoyed your stay in Mary Kate's cottage. We enjoy people's response when they see our fire set and a welcome starter basket of turf beside the fire - even in the summer! It adds to the authentic, Irish experience we wish people to experience whilst staying so... More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

thank you for a wonderful stay in Kitties Cottage we really enjoyed ourselves. The cottage was immaculate and had all the things you require, like a home from home. the cottage is deceptive from the outside, when you go in you see 3 very spacious bedrooms with comfortable beds. the surrounding areas are great for walking including the creevy shore... More

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Creevy_Cottages, Manager at Creevy Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review of Kitty's cottage. It is so close to both the Creevy Pier and Creevy Pier Hotel where visitors can stroll down to fish or have a beer in the hotel. Our 10 mile coastal walk overlooking Donegal Bay can be accessed from there also - which is very popular. We look forward to... More

Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

We have just returned from a wonderful 3 night Break over Christmas in Kitties Cottage! What a Little Treasure it was! Cannot thank Margaret and her team enough for everything and even meeting us on Christmas Eve! The Entire Cottage was spotless - every little detail has been carefully thought out and there is everything you need to even make... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Had a great stay in Big Jimmys cottage in Creevy. A big thank you to Barbara for showing us to the cottage and helping us out. Four of us stayed and were able to bring the dog aswell. Firstly, the cottage itself was very clean,cosy and spacious with 3 lovely bedrooms , 2 bathrooms and large sitting/dining area. Our favourite... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

We really enjoyed our week at Creevy Cottage! The place is just great. Barbara made us feel welcome instantly with all her delicate intentions (including a pot of fresh milk in the fridge for the tea). Burning peat in the fireplace every evening was also enjoyable. We visited the area which is I must say fantastic and we even drove... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

My husband, 5year old son and myself have just returned from a three night stay at Mary Kates. An ideal location for a relaxing country break. The cottage itself is exactly as you would imagine and so traditional and quaint. We loved the open fire, beautifully decorated bedrooms and most of all the BBQ and picknik area (we were lucky... More

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Creevy_Cottages, Manager at Creevy Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed Mary Kate's cottage during your recent stay to Creevy - you were able to enjoy all our amenities and amenities in the local area. We are, only rare times, subject to a reduction in water pressure at peak times of the day during the height of the summer which unfortunately is out of our control.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

At first on arrival the cottage was not located as advised in the Imagine Ireland website which had stated "near the water". However I totally disagree with the previous critic-the cottage was far from 'shabby'. Three generous sized bedrooms, one en suite. A large open plan kitchen, dining room and living room.Patio doors lead to a large garden area with... More

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Creevy_Cottages, Manager at Creevy Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments in relation to our cottage Mary Kates. I was sorry that you expected to be booked into Kitty's Cottage but as we discussed, the agency does not advertise the namesof the cottages as they want their clients to book through them. They do advertise that Mary Kates Cottage is 1 mile away from Creevy... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

We have stayed many times in Kerry, this was our first trip to Donegal and not our last it was beautiful. We found Mary Kate's Cottage to be rather small and shabby. Compared to the other properties we have rented over the past eight years it was expensive. We were disappointed in the quality of the accommodation there seemed to... More

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Creevy_Cottages, Manager at Creevy Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

We thank our guests for their comments, even though we are disappointed with the contents. Mary Kate’s cottage is a 4* Failte Ireland approved, EU Flower approved (Eco friendly) and VAS Grade 3 approved (Wheelchair accessible). We must comply with all regulations and the building is equipped for six guests including furniture. We were unaware that there were special requirements... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2011 via mobile

We booked The Moor one of the cottages owned and run by the Creevy experience. We can't thank Margaret enough through the booking to meeting us at the cottage to explain how everything worked. The cottage was outstanding with every mod con to make your holiday stress free. But this did not take away from the traditional charm which The... More

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Creevy_Cottages, Manager at Creevy Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

We thank our guests for their kind comments – The Moor cottage is beside the Creevy Pier Hotel and Pier and our 10 mile coastal walk. We pride ourselves in ensuring all modern requirements are catered for but also promoting the cottages with the traditional charm including turf fires we are known for. We look forward to welcoming our guests... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2011 via mobile

We had a really great time at our Creevy Cottage, it was beautiful! It was really clean and very cosy when we lit the fire, our doggies were delighted there too! The area is beautiful and quiet with the sea right there when you walk out! Donegal is our favourite place to holiday in Ireland and this was the perfect... More

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Creevy_Cottages, Manager at Creevy Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review – glad to hear you all enjoyed our log and turf fire even the dogs! Dogs are welcome in our cottages and there is plenty of places to walk them when visiting our cottages. We look forward to welcoming you all again soon! More

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Address: Cloughboile | Creevy, Ballyshannon, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Ballyshannon
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 4 Specialty lodging in Ballyshannon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Traditional stone cottages overlooking Donegal Bay beside the Atlantic coastline. All 4* approved, wheelchair accessible, all with bait & drying rooms for fishermen and watersport enthusiasts. All cottages Eco friendly with EU Flower Accreditation. Beside Creevy Pier for fishing, diving, snorkeling etc. Two miles from Blue Flag Rossnowlagh Beach (2 miles long). Beside Ballyshannon and Bundoran 6 miles away. ... more   less 
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional stone cottages overlooking Donegal Bay beside the Atlantic coastline. All 4* approved, wheelchair accessible, all with bait & drying rooms for fishermen and watersport enthusiasts. All cottages Eco friendly with EU Flower Accreditation. Beside Creevy Pier for fishing, diving, snorkeling etc. Two miles from Blue Flag Rossnowlagh Beach (2 miles long). Beside Ballyshannon and Bundoran 6 miles away. ... more   less 
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