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Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

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Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

I know it was filmed in County Donegal but I would really love to see the actual spots that were shown - especially the scenes of the island of Roan Inish and the cottages they lived in that the kids fixed up. Can anyone tell me exactly where they filmed that part of the movie? Thanks so much!

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1. Re: Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

This link may help you (or others) to identify the locations:

been-seen.com/index.php/articles/movie-atlas…

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2. Re: Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

Dawros Bay, near Portnoo, Co. Donegal

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3. Re: Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

Thank you so much! You have no idea how much that means to my daughter and I to know.

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4. Re: Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

Go to the Dawros Bay House & Joe’s Seafood Bar Situated at the top of the Rosbeg peninsula in Co. Donegal, they will tell you all about the film there, I was out there last 2 years ago there were lots of stuff about the film on the walls.

donegalgoodfoodtaverns.com/taverns/dawros-ba…

I was out there when it was being filmed years ago My daughter Maddy loves this film and will be taking her out there soon

good luck with your quest that part of Ireland so buitifull

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5. Re: Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

hi, yes filmed at Rosbeg near Portnoo & Naran on western Donegal. We caravan in the area and it is absolutely fantastic If the weather is good. Just back from my first visit to Roan Inish islands today on a friends boat and apart from the brilliant weather saw the wildlife including seals. If was magical. Portnoo beach is great and we kayak out to Innishkeel island weather permitting. The guinness also is good and there are plenty of places to stay in the area! It always reminds me if another great film...Local Hero. Andyroo

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6. Re: Where exactly was "The Secret of Roan Inish" filmed?

Exact address of film location, is Rosbeg, Co.Donegal, fine part of world, and I am not saying that because I am from there :-)

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