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“Enjoyable week in Donegal”
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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Downings, County Donegal

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Mj H
County Mayo, Ireland
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Enjoyable week in Donegal”
Reviewed 1 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

First visit to Donegal, enjoyed excellent accommodation in pleasant surroundings, property was ideally located to explore north Donegal, modern, comfortable and provided everything required for our stay, owner most helpful and welcoming. Weather was extremely good for the most part and enhanced our stay in this beautiful part of our Island, highly recommended.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
21 Jul 2017
Delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and thank you for reviewing Carraig Donn.
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Explorer4...
1 review
“Great stay. We really enjoyed it.”
Reviewed 18 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We had a fantastic week in this house. The house was very clean and comofortable and well equipped. There was nothing to miss about.

The views were fantastic. We often enjoyed our tea outside at the bench. We were also lucky to enjoy the full moon and the stars.

Carraig donn is a perfect stay. There is a lot to explore. We really enjoyed the walks at Ards Friary.

The next bigger supermarket in Carrigart is only about 5 minutes away.

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Liked best: relaxing, very quiet, clean, comfortable, nice owner
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
1 Sep 2017
Thank you
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Julia N
Petersfield, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful house in a beautiful setting.”
Reviewed 11 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We had a wonderful stay here recently with our families. Upon arrival we were greeted by Marietta and a very welcome selection of goodies! The house is very comfortable and has all the facilites you need for your stay. The location and views are stunning, and the area has lots to offer including some fanatstic beaches.
Hoping to come back here for our holidays again!

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Liked best: Views and location
Liked least: having to go home
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Management Response
13 Aug 2016
Thank you for your kind comments. Delighted you enjoyed your stay.
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timtheflu...
Denmead, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Beautiful place to stay”
Reviewed 11 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

What the pictures on Trip Adviser don't show is how wonderful the views are from this magnificent house. It very comfortably accommodated 2 couples and 3 children. The kids could have their own rooms and bathroom downstairs. Marietta provided some lovely home made bread, cake and marmalade for us on arrival. We had a wonderful week here.

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Management Response
13 Aug 2016
Delighted that you all enjoyed your stay in Carraig Donn.
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Jen T
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Lovely House, well presented, great location and perfect for families”
Reviewed 31 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We have been to Downing's for about 10 years, this was a fantastic house to stay in. plenty of room with a great view. The house itself was lovely. upon arriving we were welcomed and there was tasty goodies left for us, homemade breads, marmalade, milk, tea, coffee. I would recommend this house to anyone, we were a family traveling and the facilities were great, showers, washing machine, tumble dryer (all great for going home with no washing). If you are looking a place to stay in Donegal, this is a wee gem.

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Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Families with young children
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Management Response
1 Aug 2016
Thanks Jennifer, delighted you enjoyed your stay.
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Beth1480
1 review
“Fantastic week in a stunning setting”
Reviewed 15 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

This holiday house was a beautiful place to stay, lovely welcoming pack including tea coffee cake bread and crisps as well as all necessary items in house such as dishwasher tablets. House spotless on arrival and owner was very welcoming. Would certainly book again.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
16 Jul 2016
Thank you so much for your very kind comments. You are welcome any time.
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Jogel2003
Ammerndorf, Germany
Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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21 Jul 2017
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