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Inishowen Lodge

Ballyrattan | Redcastle, Moville, Ireland
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Tallahassee, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here while on our honeymoon. The b&b itself is wonderful -- incredible views, spacious, lovely furnishings. What really puts it head and shoulders above the rest, though, is the magic woven by Irwin and Olga, the hosts. Olga's breakfasts were hands down the best that we had in Ireland. Irwin has a deep knowledge of the Inishowen peninsula... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Inishowen lodge for a week & enjoyed my faultless stay so much ! The room was spacious & very clean & cared for, with a dressing room & on suite. The bed was very comfortable with crisp, clean, bed linen to co-ordinate with the décor. The views were magnificent over the river Foyle & fields. One could... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

Inishowen lodge is the perfect touring base. No need to haul luggage on a daily basis. More guests are now staying for longer and gaining the benefit of staying in an Irish family home with clear knowledge of local historical sites and places of interest. We are delighted that you enjoyed the Inishowen experience and look forward to welcoming you... More

London, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for one night at Inishowen Lodge and was really impressed by the whole experience. On arrival I was given a warm greeting, shown to my spacious, spotlessly clean room and offered a cup of tea in the lounge which appeared with Olga's homemade scones and biscuits. Irwin makes a great host, friendly and knowledgeable. The bedroom was warm... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. There is so much that this unique and historical part of Ireland has to offer and we are certain that you appreciate our relaxed and informal way of life in comparison with the daily grind. We are ready when you are! Thank You Olga & Irwin. More

Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We very much enjoyed our stay in Inishowen Lodge. The owners were very very nice and did everything to make us feel comfortably. Also the room was beautiful, spacious and with view on the lake. So we would definitely stay there again, even though it's a bit outside and you need a car to get to Moville.

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

Magnificent views do create the magic and wow factor that is a huge part of the Inishowen Lodge experience. We are delighted that we contributed to your very special holiday. We would agree that the best scenes of Ireland are rural and it is therefore essential to have a car or to be prepared to use one of the local... More

Belfast
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Family of 5 plus auntie and granny staying over after a wedding at Redcastle plus we did a tour round Inishowen. Could not have found a better place. Friendly warm welcome from Irwin and Olga, accommodation excellent (11 year old daughter wanted to take bed home told mother to check make of mattress). Breakfast was YUM YUM...guarantee it. Great advice... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

What a lovely family and it was a joy to be part of your fun and excitement of the wedding. Thank you for appreciating our advice and home comforts. We agree with you that there is a lot to see and do in Inishowen, and taking extra time after the wedding was a wonderful and fulfilling way to appreciate both... More

Magherafelt, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

A warm welcome from friendly hosts put us at ease the minute we stepped through the door. A cup of tea and yummy biscuits was relaxing for us and thoughtful of Olga, and interesting information about the local area by Irwin enabled us to make the most of our time in Redcastle. The breakfasts were amazing, with good variety and... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

We are chuffed that you chose to celebrate your special time together with us at Inishowen Lodge. We appreciate your positive comments and are greatly encouraged by them. We love the culture, history and the scenery of this wonderful peninsula. It was obvious to us that this magic was enjoyed also by yourselves. We look forward to your return visit... More

london
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

im tempted to write come to inishowen lodge 50 thousand flies cant be wrong but i cant bcos the place is spotlessly clean even tho theres never any sign of anyone doin it.maybe some cleanin fairies come out at night.i stayed here for 3 nights in august and olga and irwin were the perfect hosts,friendly ,funny and genuine.the breakfasts were... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

Yes we are both young and fit and really excited about what we do! It is great when we know that we helped others to enjoy Inishowen. When you need a break from the mundane we will be only to happy to welcome you back and have a bit of craic! Olga & Irwin More

Omagh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This was our second visit to the Inishowen lodge. We enjoy the Beatles Festival in Moville every year. On Arrival Olga made us a Refreshing Cup of tea and Biscuits, we were Caught in a Downpour and Olga even offered to Tumble Dry my Shirt, very Thoughtful. We went up to the Room (First at the top of the Stairs)... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

Our favourite guys from the ever popular Moville beatlefest.!!! No one can give you a better compliment and endorsement than to make repeat visits. It is great to be appreciated and we will continue to pull out all the stops to enable our guests to have full appreciation and enjoyment whilst staying in Inishowen. Looking forward to your next visit... More

Roquevaire, France
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

You mustn't miss this b&b in Moville, because the place, the house, the room and the breakfast are just amazing!! Olga and Irwin are very nice people and we had a lot of fun!!! The room is the cleanest one we had travelling in Ireland from coast to coast and south to north! It was just great!!!!! thanks to them!!... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the photos, thanks for the memories. You both were like a gentle excited breeze from France who absolutely enjoyed the Irish craic (fun) and atmosphere. We are privileged to have shared the Inishowen experience with you. It's such a pity it had to end---but there is next year! Olga & Irwin More

Towcester, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This was the best B&B we stayed in during our two week holiday. It was excellent in all aspects. Our room was spacious and immaculate with spectacular views. Our hosts were friendly and welcoming and made us feel at home. Irwin's freely given local knowledge and general history was exceptional and Olga's cooking a delight. Many thanks to you both... More

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ofandi, Owner at Inishowen Lodge, responded to this review

Travelling tourists, like yourselves, do gain a wide experience of the B & B market in Ireland so we put great value on your statement " you won't find better". We are delighted that we added to your enjoyment of this hidden, but magnificent part of Ireland and look forward to your return. Many Thanks Olga & Irwin More

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Address: Ballyrattan | Redcastle, Moville, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Donegal > Moville
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Number of rooms: 3
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