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L1025 Malin More, Glencolmcille F94 HH31 Ireland
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#2 of 3 in Glencolmcille
Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille is a friendly home, situated in the Parish of Glencolumbkille, a Gaelic speaking area which is adjacent to Slieve League with its breathtaking sea cliffs, as well as close to the famous Silver strand. We take pride on offering excellent self catering and Bed and Breakfast accommodation at affordable prices. 16 of the 19 rooms are en-suite with rooms varying in size from single rooms to large family rooms sleeping 6 guests with stunning sea and mountain views. All guests have access to a large and comfortable lounge and library, plus a stunning modern self catering kitchen with all amenities. There is ample parking on site and free fibre optic is available through-out. We also advise guests on local attractions and provide free brochures describing day outings around the area. Our website also has multi media content showcasing these amenities. Traditional Cooked Irish Breakfasts are also available.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bicycle rental
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Baggage storage
Shared lounge / TV area
Laundry service
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Eoin09 wrote a review Sept 2021
Armagh, United Kingdom124 contributions40 helpful votes
Fáilte go Aras Gleann Cholm Cille ar lá den scoth… I suppose it really helped that I took a last minute notion to visit AGCC on a gorgeous few days in August. But talking to the owners Leon and Jill and a few of the regular guests and it was clear that these guys are running a quality operation, they’re welcoming you to a beautiful part of Donegal and they’re happy to have you. It’s a bit out of the way but very clean, comfortable and spacious in the common room areas. Was thinking I’d come back with my music students someday and take over the whole building - we’ll see!! ;)
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: If you don’t drive bring a bike or rent one from Teelin
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Response from Leon Bouwer, Owner at Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille
Responded 19 Sept 2021
:-) Thanks for the wonderful review and i am holding you to that promise to come with all the musical students. Maybe you can time it to co-inside with Fiddle Week in Glencolumbkille? :-)
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Matthew M wrote a review Sept 2021
London, United Kingdom13 contributions
I had an excellent weekend here as part of an Irish road trip with two friends. It’s a comfortable, unpretentious place, and the family who run it were warm and welcoming. There were some thoughtful touches, like the bikes available for guests to borrow, and the surprise pancake that was offered when we got back late one evening. Our room was a generous size and was clean and well maintained. The shower was the only thing I found disappointing - It would run lukewarm after a couple of minutes, but I wouldn’t consider that a dealbreaker. Overall it was a very human experience, and if I’m lucky enough to be in that part of the world again, I’d love to stay again.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled
Response from Leon Bouwer, Owner at Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille
Responded 12 Sept 2021
Apologies about the shower. Its been fixed. There is a filter inside the mixer which had blocked, causing the hot water to run slow. SO SORRY! Leon
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Tom Q wrote a review Aug 2021
Ballymena, United Kingdom4 contributions
Only stayed for 1 night but will definitely stay again if we are in the area, we had a double room with private bathroom which was very clean and comfortable. We were made very welcome from the moment we got there Leon giving us some tips on places to go and where to eat. We got the cooked breakfast the next morning and for 7.50 you really couldn't beat it.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: Plenty of parking onsite, any questions Leon will be happy to help.
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Response from Leon Bouwer, Owner at Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille
Responded 29 Aug 2021
we'll keep you to the promise to return! Thanks for a lovely review.
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Maria C wrote a review Aug 2021
Dublin, Ireland4 contributions2 helpful votes
We had a really nice stay a few weeks ago and we were happy they could accommodate our dog Bella as well. Leon was extremely nice and helpful with all recommendations and he even sent them on to me by email in advance. The location itself is very peaceful and we felt very relaxed. Would definitely recommend Aras to all my friends and family.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled
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Jaspreet D wrote a review Jul 2021
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I would not recommend anybody to book here unless they want a disappointment. I should not even give 1 star. I made my booking on 17 May 2021 for 21-23 July. I have a cat, so emailed Leon about it and even called him. He sounded very nice at this stage and happily welcomed the cat as he loves cats , he said. On 20 July rang in the evening to make sure the checkin time on 21 July and he informs me that I am not welcome with the cat and he has to cancel my booking. I planned my holidays 2 months ago, took off from work and all thanks to this guy my holiday was ruined. Also he was rude on the phone when he told me about cancelling. SO please everybody choose wisely. As for this place AVOID AVOID AVOID
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Date of stay: July 2021
Room Tip: Avoid booking
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Response from Leon Bouwer, Owner at Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille
Responded 28 Jul 2021
We have two 1 star reviews. Neither have actually stayed here... This gent phoned to tell us that his cat will be left in the room while they go out for the day. This concerned me as i feared the cat will mark up the room. The stink would have rendered the room unusable for weeks. I asked the gent what would he do if the cat marked my room? and he told me "that is your problem not mine". At this point i asked him to either come without the cat or to cancel the booking and generously offered a free cancellation. He took up this option and cancelled the booking.
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US$63 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IrelandCounty DonegalGlencolmcille
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Frequently Asked Questions about Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille
Which popular attractions are close to Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille?
Nearby attractions include Silver Strand Beach (2.1 miles), Glencolmcille Folk Village (1.6 miles), and Away to Me Sheepdog Trial Demonstrations (2.0 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and laundry service.
Is parking available at Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille?
Conveniently located restaurants include An Chistin @ Cook's Pantry, Benny's, and The Village Shop & Coffee House.
Are pets allowed at Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Glencolmcille Folk Village (1.6 miles) and The Deserted Village of Port (4.5 miles).
Is Aras Ghleann Cholm Cille accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.