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Downings Coastguard Cottages

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Reviewed 29 April 2013

stayed for Easter and as usual our action packed week commenced with a trip to dunfanaghy, numerous walks on the beach , golf at rosapenna, drinks in the Harbour Bar, and out to Glen to the Glen Bar restaurant ( worth booking in advance. the...More

1  Thank AllezLirlande
Response from VerityPayne, Guest Relations Manager at Downings Coastguard CottagesResponded 1 May 2013

Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed your recent Easter break and that once again you were able to enjoy all that our special part of Donegal has to offer and look forward to welcoming you back to Downings Coastguard Cottages...More

Reviewed 4 March 2013

Booked cottage for a weekend at beginning of february. Two families stayed together found accommodation very spacious. Completely delighted that on arival was greeted by a beautiful clean and warm home. We have travelled around Ireland for the past 12 years and this was the...More

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Response from Verity P, Guest Relations Manager at Downings Coastguard CottagesResponded 13 March 2013

Dear Guest, thank you for reviewing your recent stay at Downings Coastguard Cottages. All the team were delighted with your complimentary comments. We are so glad that all went well for your family weekend. Kind regards, Verity, Séamus, Noel and the Downings Coastguard Cottages Team

Reviewed 17 August 2012

Absolutely loved our weeks stay at the Coastguard cottages. Accommodation was of a very high standard and the views were breath taking. Everyone was helpful and genuiely friendly. The food at the golf club was excellent and Verity has vouchers to make it competitively priced....More

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Response from Verity P, Guest Relations Manager at Downings Coastguard CottagesResponded 27 August 2012

Dear Guest, thank you for your extremely positive review on your recent holiday spent with us. Your comments are appreciated in relation to your accommodation and we are glad that you and your family chose to avail of the subsidised meal arrangements at Rosapenna Pavilion...More

Reviewed 11 August 2012

This was our third year at the Coastguard Cottages. We stayed in No.15, a Type C cottage. This cottage benefits from fantastic views, over looking the beach and surrounding areas. As repeat visitors, we have always found the house to be more than adequate for...More

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Response from Verity P, Guest Relations Manager at Downings Coastguard CottagesResponded 15 August 2012

Dear Guest, we are very pleased that you and your family chose to return to Downings Coastguard Cottages for a third year in succession. It is always rewarding for us to see the enjoyment family groups such as yours experience in being able to get...More

Reviewed 23 July 2012

This is our 2nd year to return to Coastguard Cottages all 8 of us 4 adults & 4 children we had a great time [ altough the weather was not great this year ] but we found lots of wonderful things to do with the...More

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Response from Verity P, Guest Relations Manager at Downings Coastguard CottagesResponded 2 August 2012

Dear Guest, it was good to have you all back with us again recently on your return visit to Downings Coastguard Cottages. Well done on finding plenty of things to do when the weather was not the best! Thankfully our part of Donegal has several...More

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juca105
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Response from Séamus M | Property representative |
Hi Judith, the cottages are 0.7 of a mile from Downings village, where the nearest bars / cafes / restaurants are. It takes 15-20 minutes on foot and many of our guests walk it. It's a pleasant walk, but our cottages are... More
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"Stay in the roundtower bungalows!"
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"We only stayed in type C cottages, and they were all very nice. 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms was great for our..."
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"WiFi tip: in practice the free WiFi provided comes and goes a bit and was difficult to pick up in some of the..."
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"Ask for a cottage with a view of the beautiful bay."
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