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The Cove Lodge B&B

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a nice B & B which is very close to a car park and the town. The room we stayed in was very clean and comfortable, but a little on the small side, although it has everything you need. Lovely private parking and free WiFi. Breakfast was very good, different from a lot of B & Bs in...

Thank hopalong6845
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We couldn't have been happier than to have experienced a stay with Joan, Liam and their family. The Cove Lodge is set in a beautiful country site that allows for relaxation and comfort. The breakfast was five star and Joan was happy to share information about some of the sites to see in the area. Easy to find and a...

Thank Robert W
Cookstown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2016

After finding a room available on a booking site online I decided to phone direct and reserved this room........big mistake.On arrival ( after a 3 hour drive) we were shown upstairs to a room, we left off our bags and went for dinner into Donegal town. Our room was very disappointing, no wardrobe for our clothes, squeaky broken bed, shower...

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

My husband and I stayed at The Cove during our honeymoon trip to Ireland. We arrived before check-in, but Joan was nice enough to let us check in early. Our room was comfortable, and everything about our two-night stay there was great. Breakfast each morning was amazing, and Joan had excellent recommendations for restaurants and attractions to visit. We had...

Thank Amber M
Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had a wonderful stay at The Cove after the drive from Dublin to Donegal Town. The accommodations were pleasant and comfortable. It's a short drive in to Donegal from the Cove so it's convenient, yet feels as if we were staying out in the relaxing countryside. We stayed three nights and had a terrific visit to Donegal Town and...

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My husband and I stayed at The Cove for one night as we were attending the country music weekend in Donegal Town. We were a bit late arriving but Liam and Joan didn`t seem to mind as I had phone ahead of arrival. Liam was very helpful and professional and gave us the number of a local taxi company. The...

Thank Collette L
Amherst, New York
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My husband and I had a wonderful stay! We arrived a little later than planned thanks to traffic, but Liam was waiting for us and took the time to show us a map of the local area, with recommended sites & places to eat. That was much appreciated after a long journey! The B&B is just a 5 minute drive...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We only stayed here one night, but we really enjoyed our stay! Joan is so nice and helped us find/call for a tire service since we blew it out. The lodge is very nice and the room is lovely and spacious ! Breakfast was delicious too! Less than a 5 minute drive into town. Highly recommend!

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Perh Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Cove Lodge for 5 nights and enjoyed them all. Firstly, the sight seeing we did was excellent - and that was due to Liam (owner of the Cove Lodge) taking the time to give us a map and explaining the best sites to visit. Then it was the town. Beautiful, easy to get around, plenty if...

Thank Julie M
Falls Church, VA
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The many favorable reviews of the Cove Lodge are on target -- comfortable, peaceful, tastefully furnished, excellent breakfasts, and welcoming and helpful hosts. It was our first stop on a driving trip around western Ireland, and after an overnight flight and then a drive from Dublin airport, it was wonderful to find a warm greeting and an exceptionally comfortable bed...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming, four star, stone-faced country home situated in a rural setting yet only minutes from bustling, lively, historic Donegal Town. LONELY PLANET RECOMMENDED. Comfortable and relaxing accommodation with pretty rooms and delicious breakfasts! Ideal touring base for the cliffs at Slieve League, Glenveagh National Park, Mount Errigal and Dunlewey Lakeside Centre. Golf, fishing, horse-riding, beaches and Craft Village all nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cove Lodge B&B

Address: The Lodge The Lodge Drumgowan, Donegal Town, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
Price Range: €86 - €90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cove Lodge B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Room payments are expected in cash. Many ATM's and banks in the area if you need one.”
princ11361, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“From room 1 you may hear the cattle grid rattle when a car goes over it.”
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“All rooms are excellent”
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“All rooms would be good here.”
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“All rooms were lovely. No noise”
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