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Lisdanar House
Ranked #1 of 8 Glenties B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed June 28, 2013

We stayed in this B&B bicycling the northwest part of Ireland. This was the best place we stayed during our vacation ( and I am including the places we stayed in at Dublin and Paris).

Roseleen, the owner, seems to go that extra mile to see that her guests are comfortable and all needs attended to. The rooms themselves are larger than your typical B &B bedroom sizes, and the food is perfect. Really, this place is a gem, and even if you are not in the immediate area, it may be worth the time to get to the area to stay here.

Room Tip: Just ask Roseleen. She's wonderful and knows what she is doing and knows the value of customer s...
  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with family
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lisireland, Owner at Lisdanar House, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2013

Thank You for taking the time to review our B and B.and more inportantly thank You for the compliments.We are constantly trying to improve our service here at Lisdanar and love that our guests enjoy the experience.so I wish You all the best and maybe we will see You again. Hope You enjoyed the rest of your holidays

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Reviewed June 4, 2013

We stayed at Lisdanar House for three nights. We where with two couples. And we all think this is the most excellent B&B we have ever stayed at. Nice house, comfortable rooms and best of all our excellent hostess. Never met a woman who enjoyed it so much to make people feel at home and as comfortable as possible with her excellent breakfast and what a sense of humour she has. Rosaleen you where fantastic.

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
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lisireland, Owner at Lisdanar House, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2013

Thank You so much for your much appreciated kind words on your stay at our Home.Yes I do love my job especially when I have such fun with guests as I had with You.Hope You enjoyed the rest of Your holiday after You left me and I hope You return again in the Future.Thank You again from Conal and I.Best Wishes

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Reviewed May 17, 2013

Of all the B&Bs we stayed at in Ireland, we enjoyed our time at Lisdanar house the most. The hostess could not have been kinder or more accomodating, and when it came to helping us with our itenerary and travel directions, she really exceeded expectations! The food was excellent, the room very comfortable, and the house is within walking distance of "downtown" Glenties! Thank you, Rosaleen, for your Irish hospitality!

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed October 19, 2012

I've stayed at Lisdanar House twice over the last few months. Amazing house, great rooms, wonderful breakfast, and even more important: an adorable host. This is the kind of place where as soon as you leave you are already thinking of when you'll be back! It's by far the best B&B I've stayed in.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed October 17, 2012

I did a tour with Ireland by bike and stayed at Lisdanar house. All B&B's I stayed at were great, but this one was outstanding. A beautiful house, big rooms, the best breakfast & afternoon tea and scones. Rosaleen embodies Irish hospitality at its best.

Stayed: June 2012, traveled solo
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lisireland, Owner at Lisdanar House, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2012

Thanks a million Peter for your kind words .I do enjoy my job very much and love making my guests feel at home and like to treat them to a few goodies like the afternoon tea especially when they have been cycling all day .I hope some day that you return and dont foget to bring tht camera because your photographs were truly amazing .Thanks again for taking time out to write the review.

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Reviewed October 8, 2012

Eight of us cycled nearly 1000km throughout Donegal County and
surround. FABULOUS! – See "Ireland by Bike". We stayed at several
places and clearly it comes down to this place as being THE BEST THERE
IS!! - What can one say about a fabulous lady and accommodating
husband who own a beautiful home with very large rooms, well done
ensuite baths, comfortable beds, extremely clean, fantastic food, and
most willing to chat and educate you on the area, people, and even
help get you where you need to go – if you’re lucky it's "on her way".
Rosaleen is also very funny and within 20min – you are “at home”!!
Only thing is you'll have to cheer for Donegal! – Which is easy as
this Gaelic football team is very good and deserving of the semifinals
they won during the week we were there - AND the GAA Championship!!!– The passion and spirit was palpable!! Further, the Irish Hospitality is unbeatable in general!
So… What can one say… If You Don’t Stay at Lisdanar B&B while in
Glenties Ireland – You’re not getting some of the best you can have of
Ireland!

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with friends
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lisireland, Owner at Lisdanar House, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2012

Thank You so much for your very positive comments on your stay at Lisdanar House .It is very much appreciated when guests take the time and trouble to write of their experience at our Home.We really enjoyed having you guys here and had such fun with you all.We hope you return to Ireland real soon and visit us again where we will once again try and make your holiday a very enjoyable one .God Bless you all and a sincere thank You again Conal and Rosaleen

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Reviewed September 30, 2012

Myself and my partner spent 5 days in glenties to explore donegal for the first time, what a fabulous week it was, aided by the most generous and caring B&B owner i have had the joy to stay with.the accommodation was immaculate, bedrooms spacous, spotless, including the bathrooms, and quiet room, a must for a lite sleeper. but what made it special was Rosaleen, who was a fabulous cook, each morning she provided us with something different, don't miss the pancakes! also an entertainer and donegal guide, providing us with great info on donegal and wheres the best places to eat out, and go each day, even getting her neighbour to give us a sat nav for a trip to derry! every day we came back to a spotless cleaned room, cleans towels, and a welcome and a chat of our travels, if u want to visit donegal, u can't choose a better place to base your self, it would be a B&B that i expect i will never better again, thanks rosaleen for a fantastic time and letting us share a wonderful donegal experience in lisadanar hse,
also if your a GAA football fan, be prepared for a fanatic fan! up donegal!!

Room Tip: front double room
  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled as a couple
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lisireland, Owner at Lisdanar House, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2012

Thank You Thomas for your kind words...I really enjoyed having you both and hope you will find your way back to Lisdanar House again in the future.As you can imagine its great to be a Donegal person and you picked a great time to visit.I try and make all my guests feel at home here and so glad your experience made your holiday more enjoyable.

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Address: Lisdanar House Mill Road, Glenties, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Donegal > Glenties
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Glenties
Price Range: $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Lisdanar is centrally located for touring South West Donegal.Its a beautiful property set in its own grounds with ample private parking yet only two minutes walk to the village.All the bedrooms are very spacious with private toilet and shower facilities.All are nicely decorated with loads of extras ...hospitality trays, tvs etc...Lisdanar is half way between the Slieve Cliffs and Glencolmcille village where there is the famine cottages and on the other hand theres Glenveagh National Park and the Poisined Glen.Glenties has numerous beautiful beaches nearby and also lake and river fishing.Theres several Great Golf Clubs within driving distance...Horseriding and bike hire can also be arranged.Rosaleen enjoys helping visitors plan their day ... more   less 
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