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Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Lebanon, Ohio
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful grounds, spacious rooms. Despite a short stay, it was the most relaxing portion of the trip. The place radiates tranquility. Food was excellent. Restaurant staff handled themselves very professionally despite being tested by very badly behaved children. My only regret was not having a 'day off' here to enjoy the grounds more.

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California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were well treated at the resort and had a great room we really enjoyed. Everyone was very professional and the food and entire experience was positive. Our only regret is that we had not thought ahead to book at the spa as there was nothing available once we arrived. We would definitely go back.

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

Dear samuraitraveler, Many thanks for staying with us recently at Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel and Spa and for taking the time to share your lovely feedback. I am thrilled to hear that you had an excellent stay and enjoyed your room, your food experience and the level of friendly and professional service that you received. I am disappointed...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had the opportunity to stay in Lough Eske back in March time. I fell in love with this hotel. The hotel has excellent 5 star service. From the moment we arrived I don't think I literally had to do anything for myself, it was done for me. The staff are amazing and so friendly and make you feel welcome...

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

Dear conorourke1, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa recently and thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback . I am delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and felt right at home here at the castle, especially with regards to your room, dining...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked a one night break here at beginning of May. A beautiful setting, lovely walks and gardens around the castle. Ate in the restaurant and was pleasantly surprised, expected small portions as is the norm in top restaurants but not the case and the food was delicious. The room was spacious and had everything you could want. Breakfast was a...

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

Dear Margaret P, We would like to share our thanks to you for staying with us recently here at Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa. I am thrilled that you had a tranquil and relaxing stay. Thank you for your kind comments regarding the castle grounds, your dining experiences, your room and the professional and friendly service that...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Delightful hotel. Modern large well appointed bedrooms. Hotel had delightful indoor pool and treatment rooms. Food was delicious and staff extremely helpful. Very peaceful location and no distance from Donegal and a sail in Donegal Bay

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

Dear davsanbarrie, Your kind words are very much appreciated and we would like to thank you for staying with us at Lough Eske Castle on your recent trip. It's lovely to hear that you had a delightful stay with us and that you enjoyed your room, our spa facilities, the food and the professional and friendly service that you received....

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my sisters came to the castle! We fell in love with the whole place. We found ourselves at the bar a lot, not because we love to drink so much, but because of the staff. Gerard, the bartender, was such a pleasure. Very helpful in telling us where To go In Ireland. I would recommend this place alone...

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

Dear Daniel B, Thank you for your lovely words and for staying with us recently here at Lough Eske Castle. We are thrilled that you had an amazing time and fell in love with the castle and grounds and your experience in the bar. I will be sure to pass on your kind compliments. I do hope that you will...

Dungannon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed for 2 night's at Lough Eske Castle to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary. From the moment we arrived we felt special and very welcome due to the concierge's greeting and the welcome by reception staff. Our deluxe room was beautiful. A personalised note with a message of congratulations was in our room ,with a delicious small cake...

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

Dear Michelle E, Many thanks for staying with us recently to celebrate your 25th wedding anniversary, congratulations again from all the team. We are delighted that you had a wonderful time and really enjoyed your stay - especially with regard your room, the hotel facilities, your dining experiences in both the Gallery Bar and Cedars Restaurant, your spa experience and...

Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here earlier this week in a beautiful bedroom overlooking the manicured gardens complete with enchanting sculptures. The Staff without exception were so helpful and friendly. The weather was good, so I could sit out in the garden in the morning reading the newspapers. Breakfast was varied, with eggs of every description, and some unusual offering such as mini...

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

Dear odwyerbernie, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle,a Solís Hotel & Spa 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, our beautiful gardens and your breakfast experience. I do hope that you...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all we enjoyed our stay. Our room was really spacious with a good sized bathroom. The bathroom contained a walk-in shower thankfully as we detest the normal Irish shower over bath scenario. We ate in the bar and found the food to be very good. Some of the bar prices are equivalent to Dublin 5 stars unfortunately. Breakfast...

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

Dear Michael M Thank you for staying with us recently at Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel and Spa. I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Thank you for your kind words, it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay - especially with regard to your room, your dining experience both in...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The most friendly & professional staff I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. It was my siblings wedding however you would have thought it was mine they were so attentive. I particularly liked breakfast at this hotel, there was a Chef in the breakfast room all dolled up and he was so nice. My young nephew loved the food...

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

Dear CharlieSeventeen, It was our pleasure to welcome you to Donegal and to Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa on the recent occasion of your siblings wedding. Thank you sincerely for your wonderful comments and for taking time to share your experience. We were thrilled to be part of the special day and the team is delighted with...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • 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: $209 - $346 (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 Business Hotel in Donegal Town
#3 Family Hotel in Donegal Town
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“Have a nice relaxing drink in one of the drawing rooms.”
conorourke1, 5 days ago | Read review
“Ask for one close to reception.”
davsanbarrie, 6 days ago | Read review
“Bedrooms on upper floor overlooking the gardens”
odwyerbernie, 1 week ago | Read review
“All rooms seem to be excellent - Room 126 has double aspect and is near pool”
paulconnors850, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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