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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at Bayview. Marian is a gracious and welcoming host. Her breakfasts of homemade breads, pancakes, and full Irish were outstanding. She also takes the time to introduce her guests to one another, saying where each group is from, which I thought to be a very kind gesture. We shared a large room with 3 extremely... More 

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Nesconset
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

Mrs. Bennett build this house specifically for a B&B. The rooms are modern with large en suites. The beds are so comfortable that you will have a problem getting out of them! You will have a beautiful view of the ocean and enjoy a fabulous breakfast every morning.

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Derry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 24, 2014

We stayed one night. Very friendly Irish hospitality at its best. Good rooms, clean and everything worked. We loved it. Great breakfast!! Oh well back to the diet! Food cooked well, not greasy and plenty of it. Fabulous view, what more can anyone want? Weather? Sorry but no guarantees there but we were lucky and had really quite good weather,... More 

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Ontario
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Reviewed July 31, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed our 2 night stay very much. We had a large, lovely and bright room with a nice sized ensuite, and a view out to the bay just as the name suggests! The room decor is very up to date, and the house is immaculate and well maintained. We enjoyed the use of a spacious guest... More 

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Lisbellaw, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 2, 2014

Four of us stayed here recently. It's a kilometre or so from Ardara. This is a large modern B&B on a scenic site with ample parking. We were greeted with tea and scones in the sitting room. The spotless rooms were amongst the biggest and best we've seen in Ireland, with quality fittings and huge wardrobe space. The ensuites have... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Reviewed July 2, 2014

My mom and I stayed at the Bayview Country House on our recent trip to County Donegal, Ireland. This B&B is literally just a 2 or 3 minute drive from the center of Ardara, and is easy to find with GPS or directions from Marion Bennett, the owner. Marian was an absolutely lovely hostess. She gave us recommendations for a... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed June 24, 2014

My husband and I spend five lovely days with Marion Bennett. Her breakfast were wonderfully tasty. The room was large, the beds comfortable, the view amazing. One rainy afternoon we arrived back after touring and she had a fire going and tea to warm us. I spent the rest of the day snuggled with a good book in front of... More 

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Ronceverte
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5 reviews
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Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

This was a very clean, very nice bed and breakfast. We stayed two nights. The food in the morning was excellent. The rooms were spacious and very clean. The beds had very nice linens. Downstairs there was a very large sitting.living room with a fireplace, and multiple couches and chairs, for relaxing. I highly recommend Marian's bed and breakfast.

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Cavan, Ireland
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 21, 2014

This is a gem of a B&B.The breakfast is super!You have a choice and a good one at that.Pancakes,Fry up etc.Home made scones are delicious!View from breakfast room is really good.Only 5 min walk into town.Really friendly owner.Rooms are better than a hotel.Will be returning.

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Snyder
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Reviewed November 15, 2013

My wife and I stayed at Bayview Country House for five nights and had a thoroughly satisfying experience. We were given our choice of the beautiful rooms. The service was first-rate with delicious food, delivered graciously and punctually. We attended the Johnny Doherty Fiddle Festival, which was held throughout various locations in Ardara, and Marian provided excellent walking instructions and,... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bayview Country House has 4 comfortable spacious en-suite guest bedrooms all with panoramic views, TV, complimentary tea/coffee making facilities and free Wi Fi Internet access. A choice of traditional Irish or Continental breakfast is included. Travel agents vouchers and major credit cards are accepted. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bayview Country House

Address: Portnoo Road, Ardara, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Ardara
Price Range: $37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Choose on to see the bay”
 of 5 bubbles aquaspeleo, Aug 24, 2014 | Read review
“We were in room 3 which has a great view, a single and double bed and lots of floor room to do morning exercises on a bad back.”
 of 5 bubbles firtreecott, Sep 18, 2013 | Read review
“All upstairs rooms excellent”
 of 5 bubbles Shells99, Jun 20, 2011 | Read review
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