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Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although an upmarket hotel, it still feels comfortable and friendly. The room was enormous (included a walk in wardrobe!) and lovely amenities. The hotel is set in gorgeous grounds and it was a very relaxing stay. Breakfast was delicious with plenty to choose from. Just had one issue, the room was extremely warm despite it being quite cool outside. However... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights as part of a family tour. We shared a room with our 4 and 6 year olds but the room was very large so even with the two full-size rollout beds provided there was plenty of space. The hotel helped with finding and booking a babysitter and the kids' menu was excellent (and good value... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for one night, after quite a long day of driving on the Wild Atlantic Way we enjoyed a nice long swim in the pool, some time in the sauna, and drinks and dessert at the bar. All the common areas, pool and locker rooms, and the room we stayed in were exceptionally clean. We... More 

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Christine C, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle recently. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much - especially with regard to your room, your spa and your dining experience. I hope that you will return again sometime and... More 

Banbridge, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Attended a wedding here with my wife. First time we where here and we where very impressed. A great wedding venue ! The food was superb . The staff where excellent . Nice handy trip from Donegal town centre .

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Thank Patrick_G_C2014
SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Patrick_G_C2014, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle recently. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team (especially our Banquet team) and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much. I hope you will return to stay with us and we will look forward to welcoming you back to... More 

Newry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When we arrived at the Castle and went to check in the lady on the desk geraldine couldn't have been any nicer or helpful she had time to talk, help and have us shown to our room the room itself was spacious and beautiful there was a card and cake left in our room on arrival wishing us a happy... More 

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear BMT1, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle to celebrate your anniversary. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team (especially Geraldine!). Thank you also for your feedback and we do plan to start work on the driveway in early October. I do hope that you will return to stay with us... More 

Galway, Ireland
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37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a stunning place to visit. 5 star for a reason the service here is exceptional. From the moment you arrive you are pampered to the last. We went here for 2 nights as part of our honeymoon and the staff were so lovely they upgraded us to a junior sweet and we were given truffles from the chef... More 

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tara418, Thank you for choosing to spend part of your honeymoon with us at Lough Eske Castle. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much - especially with regard to your dining experience and the level of professional and personal service you received. I hope... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at 4 castles throughout Ireland on our recent vacation and I wish we could have stayed at Lough Eske longer. The service is top notch from the second you come in - concierge escorted us to our room and helped with luggage with no request for help needed. The room was huge and luxurious (only complaint is the... More 

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear bekahchica, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle recently. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay - especially with regard to your room, your dining experience and the level of professional and personal service you received. Thank you also for your feedback on your bed,... More 

Limerick, Ireland
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36 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to the Lough Eske Castle last weekend for a short break . We were delighted with hotel as soon we arrived . Reception was spacious and welcoming with very friendly staff . Our room wast large and airy . We loved the swimming pool. Dinner was lovely the manager on the night was so nice and professional. . Breakfast... More 

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Wisegal2013, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle recently. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much - especially with regard to your room, your dining experience and the level of professional and personal service you received. I hope that... More 

Cork, Ireland
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 3 nights recently with our Dog while doing the wild Atlantic way - The rooms were perfect and the staff wonderful. As a Coelic - I have limited choices of food in some venues - But here the choice was exceptional. The grounds have great walks - the location is perfect - and even though the hotel... More 

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear PhilKateCasey, Thank you for choosing to stay with us recently at Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you had a relaxing break. I do hope you will return to stay with us again in the not too distant future. Best regards,... More 

Ireland
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed one night as a birthday treat for my Husband and we were very impressed with Lough Eske Castle. We have been meaning to stay here for quite a while but the three and half hour drive from Meath put us off a bit but it was worth the drive but would probably stay two nights next time to... More 

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear IrelandShelly, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle recently. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team (especially Cedric the chef) and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much - especially with regard to your room, your dining experience and the level of professional and personal service you... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa is an historic castle dating to the 15th century and the O'Donnell Clan, the founding fathers of Donegal. Set in a secluded storybook location within 43 acres of native woodland on the shores of Lough Eske with the dramatic Bluestack Mountains as a stunning backdrop, it is the ideal place to relax and experience superior hospitality and exceptional friendly service. Winner of the 'World's Best Luxury Country Hotel' title in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 and topping 'My Guide Ireland's Top 10 Hotels in Ireland, this lovingly restored castle hotel blends its historic past with a dash of contemporary luxury where you can escape into a world of relaxed elegance. From the spa to the dining table to your beautifully appointed guestroom, we provide a truly accommodating environment where our dedication to the guest is thoughtful, reliable, consistent and complete - a place where superb service and superior amenities make every day here a perfect day. Step into Solís Lough Eske Castle, and you step into an imposing Tudor-baronial castle, lavishly refurbished in 2007 and extended to create the modern comforts and graceful luxury of a world class boutique hotel. With stunning views and easy access to the great outdoors, the natural, unspoiled landscape is as magnificent as the hotel itself. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa

Address: Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
Price Range: $200 - $423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
Lough Eske Castle Hotel Donegal Town
Solis Lough Eske Castle Donegal
Solis Lough Eske Castle Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Donegal Town
#3 Family Hotel in Donegal Town
#3 Business Hotel in Donegal Town
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