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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just happened to be passing by and thought we would call in for something to eat. Was a beautiful meal. We were in the main restaurant which was lovely.Staff were very nice. Will definitely be back. Hope to stay next time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have eaten here a few times, never stayed here. But every year I do come in the evening for the live music. Fantastic and never that busy. The photos on the wall always make us laugh. Especially the two brothers supposedly sharing a joke....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights for a short honeymoon after our wedding in Belfast. We arrived to a very warm welcome, the reception staff were so friendly and there was a beautiful room with a view of the bay and a bottle of prosecco. Breakfast was good with plenty of choice and the dining room very pleasant. There were beautiful... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I’d like to relate a story about an incredible gem you have working for you whose going above and beyond her call of duty made my stay in Dunfanaghy one I will remember, and relate to others, for some time. This gem’s name is Pam, the lovely lady who was working reception the evening of August 16, 2016. My son... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off at the beautiful seaside town of dunfanaghy...found arnolds hotel at the start of the town and decided to get something to eat.. hotel receptionist was very welcome, first impression of the hotel was welcoming, homely relaxing and comfortable 'a good feeling'.. there is two eating areas the bar and the restaurant.. we choose the bar...bar area is nice,... More 

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Gerarda1, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us at the Arnold Family Hotel on the occasion of your recent Dunfanaghy on the Wild Atlantic Way. We really appreciate your very complimentary review on your dining experience with us and apologise that your lattee coffee was not to your satisfaction. We look forward to looking after you next time you plan a trip... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bar food menu very limited, example Bruchetta over priced at €7.95 for 3 tiny pieces of bread with lettuce, when bar staff challenged told " it was was a snack after all " not good enough, pint of Guiness excellent though, waiting staff very friendly..

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Gerarda1, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on the occasion of your recent dining experience with us at the Arnold Family Hotel Dunfanaghy on the Wild Atlantic Way. We appreciate your positive feedback and have noted your comments on the bar food menu and your dissatisfaction on the portion size of the Bruchetta. As a valued customer we appreciate your comments as... More 

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is warm and welcoming. Management are doing a great job here. From the the warm greeting and wide tourist knowledge Sue has on reception to the fantastic food and service given by Holly in the restaurant. If you want a good meal and relaxing atmosphere try Arnold's Hotel!

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Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very complimentary review following your recent visit to the Arnold Family Hotel Dunfanaghy on the Wild Atlantic Way. As a valued customer we really appreciate your feedback on service, hospitality and your dining experience with us. We look forward to looking after you next time you plan a visit to Dumfanaghy. More 

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

Arnold's is a charming hotel in a lovely town. We were there for a weekend to celebrate our Wedding Anniversary and everything was perfect. Live music was great, food (both dinner and breakfast) excellent. The staff are all so very helpful and friendly and made our stay extra special. We will return soon.

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Thank robann2014
Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very complimentary review on the occasion of your recent stay with us at the Arnold Family Hotel Dunfanaghy to celebrate your wedding anniversary. We really appreciate your very positive feedback on all aspects of your stay with us which helped make your stay with us more memorable. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay... More 

Donegal Town, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

beautiful hotel in a beautiful town.food was excellent both dinner and breakfast.friendly helpfull staff.cant wait to return.room was spotless and very comfortable.very busy place always buzzing.loads of parking too

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Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Arnold Family Hotel on the occasion of your recent visit to Dunfanaghy on the Wild Atlantic Way. We really appreciate your very valuable feedback on your holiday experience with us and for highlighting all the elements of your stay with us which made it so special for you. We look forward to welcoming you back... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Myself and a friend stayed here for one night on July 12th. Was a bit apprehensive when we first arrived it was so noisy but delighted to say we had a lovely stay they seemed to know their cliental we had a lovely room (41) we were beside an exit door with just an older couple beside us it was... More 

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Gerarda A, Owner at Arnolds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Arnold Family Hotel on the occasion of your recent visit to Dunfanaghy on the Wild Atlantic Way. We really appreciate your positive feedback and have noted your suggestions. We are in the process of refurbishing all bedrooms and the installation of a lift is included on our development plans. We look forward to welcoming you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Embark on a journey of discovery at the Arnold Family Hotel, Dunfanaghy overlooking Sheephaven Bay on the Wild Atlantic Way. Explore the hidden gems of the local area steeped in History, Heritage, Culture and Music. Established in 1922 the Arnold Family hotel is renowned for excellence in food and hospitality using locally sourced produce. Indulge the senses and your passion for good food and wine in local Cafes and restaurants. Visit the local historic sites, explore miles of scenic walks, hidden coves and sandy beaches off the beaten track. Go Horse Riding, Golfing, Surfing and Fishing. Cycle the highways and byways, go island hopping to Tory and Arranmore. Visit the local Art Galleries, The Famine Heritage Centre and the Village Craft Shops. Donegal is simply paradise Local Attractions: Killahoey Beach, Horn Head Discovery Point 9 Mile scenic Drive and Walk overlooking Tory Island, the Errigal to Muckish Mountain Ranges. Glenveagh National Park, The Glebe Gallery, The Ards Peninsula, Ards Forest Park, Bloodyforeland, The Atlantic Drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arnolds Hotel

Address: Dunfanaghy | Co Donegal, Dunfanaghy, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Dunfanaghy
Price Range: $110 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arnolds Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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