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San Francisco
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

A wonderful romantic and idyllic place. Rossnowagh beech and the Smugglers Creek. We had a beautiful walk along the beech with the gentle (yes gentle even on the Atlantic coast) sound of the sea and the beautiful coastal scenery in our way to the Smugglers Creek where we experienced a very warm welcome, lovely service and beautiful food. A perfect...

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Laois
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best hidden gems in Ireland. The food is fantastic and the service is just as good. If you can manage to get up here on a sunny day and sit outside by the cliff edge for sunset it will be well worth the trip

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Monaghan
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I visited this restaurant in 2016 when I was staying in Rossnowlagh. The views are amazing and the location is fab. Food was lovely and caters extremely well for children. The staff were very friendly and efficient, there was a problem with their card machine the day we visited and no problem taking a cheque because we had no cash....

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Manitoba, Canada
Reviewed 12 November 2016

My mother and I stayed at Smuggler's Creek Inn for 4 nights at the end of September and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The main focus here is the pub and restaurant which are deservedly known for the delicious and well-prepared food, served while you sit and absorb the incredible panoramic view of Donegal Bay and Rossnowlagh Beach. I would have...

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Troy, Ohio
Reviewed 2 November 2016

THe views and the staff were both the best. Food was excellent and the music that night was great. The rooms were good and good size bathroom. NO elevator but the staff were right there to help with luggage. We had a great time at this hidden gem and hope we can get bsck again. Rooms will not be quite...

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Thank KirkKadel
Belfast N .ireland
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This little pub overlooks An amazing surfing beach. The view is fantastic and the food in the restaurant is just as good. Had lunch there with close family friends and phoned the service food and food to be exceptional

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Heard so much good about this place so finally visited, just walked in and it wasn't too busy took 10 minutes and 3 members of staff to finally seat us, quite rude waitresses and very very slow service waited ages for food which then wasn't special at all, stunning views made up for it but I don't think I'll bother...

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Sligo, Ireland
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely spot to go on a sunny evening for a beautiful meal with an amazing view. Cosy feel and atmosphere inside in the Pub/Restaurant and lovely sitting area outside. One of my favourite spots to go for a romantic meal.

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Donegal Town, Ireland
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We recently visited this restaurant for a family birthday meal, we all enjoyed it very much except for the chips which were inedible, we were told it was the potatoes that were the problem. The view was amazing overlooking the lovely Rossnowlagh beach.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Just returned from lunch in the smugglers today. What a total let-down! I worked in the smugglers over 20 years ago when Connor Britton owned it. Back then the food, service and atmosphere was second to none. I know this because of the exacting standards we all adhered to. Manners, efficiency, quality of service and food standards were all top...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Smuggler's Creek Inn is an Award-Winning Restaurant & Bar with Accommodation. It is situated on a cliff edge with breathtaking panoramic views over Rossnowlagh beach and Donegal Bay. The interior is decorated with seafaring theme, natural stone walls, original timber floors and beams. It's a very popular destination for locals & tourists alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smugglers Creek Inn

Address: Cliff Road, Rossnowlagh, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Rossnowlagh
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Smugglers Creek Hotel Rossnowlagh
Smugglers Creek Inn Rossnowlagh, County Donegal, Ireland
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 4 with balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles KirkKadel, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we were not staying there, we were just in the Restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles 864Paula16, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“several rooms have wonderful views and one has outside terrace with table and chairs”
 of 5 bubbles JulietH30, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Only visited the restaurant - not the hotel.... didn’t know there was a hotel there”
 of 5 bubbles Carmen6868, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Book a room with sea view. Fantastic. Seafood chowder and scampi beautiful. Can't wait to return”
 of 5 bubbles 771liamk, 15 May 2016 | Read review
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