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Dunfanaghy, Ireland
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The Whins
Ranked #4 of 7 Dunfanaghy B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

The rooms were nicely decorated and clean. The place is within walking distance of all the shops and restaurants of the town. The location is also great for exploring the famous Horn Head. The hostess also gave us good advice on what else to see nearby.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Dunfanaghy was a lovely little town and our stay with Anne Marie at the Whins was terrific. The room we stayed in had a cute nautical theme, and we enjoyed spending time in the sitting area upstairs which had a great view of the golf course. The beach was a short walk away, and we ended our two evenings in... More

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Martinez, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Anne Marie was very welcoming and a wealth of information about the area. The breakfast was yummy, the rooms cozy and comfy. They are making efforts to be "more green" this year which we loved. Dunfanghy was a fun place to explore- we would have loved another day here!! (We spent 2 nights) We caught an amazing sunset out on... More

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Portland, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

In the fall 2013 my wife and I toured Ireland for 5 weeks by bus (Bus Eireann). No driving for us on the “wrong” side of the street! We chose lodging based primarily on 1) Location : close walking distance to center of town 2) TripAdvisor evaluations 3) cost (value). We stayed primarily in B & B’s. Our 3 nights... More

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liverpool
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73 reviews 73 reviews
20 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013 via mobile

Great B&B just outside the village - really comfortable room with modern decor and a big comfortable bed. Guest lounge is ideal to sit, relax and overlook the bay. The hostess Anne-Marie ensured we were looked after - her breakfasts were fresh, inventive and substantial. Really liked this accommodation and would recommend it

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Hobart, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
46 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

A wonderful property, absolutely faultless. Modern, spotless, spacious rooms and a great sitting room to relax looking over the golf course and bay. Anne Marie and Grace made us very welcome, breakfast was a excellent as were the treats provided to enjoly with tea or coffee. Attention to detail was appreciated with wine glasses and plenty of reading material provided... More

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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Lovely home with such attention to detail when it comes to ensuring a stellar guest experience! Proprietor Anne Marie is thoughtful, friendly and welcoming. I appreciated her commitment to "greening" the B&B with eco-friendly soap, shampoo and cleaning products, as well as friendly reminders to turn off lights and reuse towels. There's a beautiful sitting room with a stunning view... More

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anneDunfanaghy, Owner at The Whins, responded to this review

Hi thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay it was also our pleasure to have you stay in our home. More

London
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Lovely B&B, well look after and loveky warm welcome! Comfortable rooms, quiet and peaceful. Anne Marie was a great host, helpful and friendly! Breakfast, couldn't do better! View is excellent, lovely way to start the day! Will be back!! Thanks Anne Marie!!

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Palmer, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We had a lovely 2 night stay at The Whins. Our room comfortable and pretty (as well as the rest of the place!). Breakfast overlooking the seaside was wonderful. Thanks to Anne Marie for so pleasantly helping us plan our time and acitivites successfully. It's a beautiful area to explore from the peace and comfort of this lovely, cheerful B&B.... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Gorgeous home just steps from the beach and bay in Dunfanaghy. Personal attention and greeting by the lovely owner and hostess, Anne Marie. Beautifully decorated rooms, comfortable beds and well-appointed bathrooms all spotless. Lovely sitting room available for guests overlooking the bay with books and pamphlets about local attractions with tea and coffee and home-baked goodies. Marvelous breakfast, freshly prepared... More

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Address: Dunfanaghy, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Dunfanaghy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3

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