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Harvey's Point

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Reviewed 26 May 2015

We decided to Try the west of Donegal for our trip, and, after consulting Tripadvisor, plumped for Harvey's Point.we knew what awaited us and were not disappointed! The location is superb, quiet,tranquil with stunning scenery. The suites are the largest we had ever seen and were furnished impeccably. We had a bar area complete with sink,great coffee making facilities and...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Congratulations on your 30th wedding anniversary and thank you for choosing Harvey’s Point to mark such a special occasion. We are very happy to receive your kind compliments in relation to our standard of accommodation, food and especially our staff. We hope you will have occasion to return again sometime for another relaxing break. Kind regards, The Gysling...

Craigavon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Had the pleasure of staying at this family owned hotel for a few days with friends. We were all very impressed with everything, from the moment of arrival to our departure. The rooms are huge, well appointed exude comfort. The staff are friendly and helpful. The restaurant is simply fabulous. Breakfast well above average with a vast choice of fare...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you most sincerely for your lovely review. It means so much to us when we receive such high praise. Please be assured that it is not taken for granted. Rather, we are encouraged to keep raising the bar in terms of great hotel keeping and hospitality. Our Team is always on the look out for new ways...

Belfast
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Stayed for 2 nights in one of the lough side rooms with our not so "little" Boxer Cooper. The room was more of an apartment with a bedroom, large bathroom, sitting area and enclosed decking area at the rear. Also with piped music "Very Soothing" and two televisions.This was looking out over a lovely view of the Lough. There was...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review following your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. It’s great to hear that you enjoyed your short break away. And of course, Cooper was a delight to have as our guest as well. We will proudly share your compliments about the welcome, the food and service with our dedicated team. Your comments are...

County Donegal, Ireland
Reviewed 26 May 2015

My partner and I recently spend a gorgeous weekend in Harvey's Point, Donegal Town - this was a blissful escape as the two of us have been so busy - and was a prize from Discover Ireland and Xpose! This was a treat, as I've wanted to stay for a while but being from Donegal myself - it wouldn't feel...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Marie, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed account of your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and we appreciate all your lovely comments and your high recommendation. Your images look great on Instagram. Thank you. We hope that you will make plans for a return...

Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Just returned from a weekend away at Harveys Point. Was amazing! Staff excellent I felt so welcome. Food beautiful, I'm still thinking of my breakfast. Room was outstanding the view of the lough is to die for. Depressed to be home 😄

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind comments following your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. We are very happy to receive such positive feedback. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again sometime in the not too distant future. Kind regards, The Gysling Family, Noel & Team.

Surrey
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Had a 11 nights stay at HP for our Anniversary & once again the hotel totally bettered our expectations just as it always does. Our Anniversary meal in the restaurant was sublime (thanks to Chris & team) total quality. All the restaurant staff are marvellous & friendly. We stay at HP several times a year for many nights & are...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Caroline & Dean, Once again, thank you for choosing Harvey’s Point as your “home from home” during your visit to Donegal. We are most grateful that you visit our hotel to celebrate special occasions and indeed to take a well earned rest from your busy lives. Each and everyone of our Team look forward to your return trips and...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Let me start by saying that we love Harvey's Point because we got married here in April 2012, and had the most amazing, magical day. The setting was perfect, the staff were wonderful (nothing is ever too much trouble), and everyone who came to our wedding fell in love with the hotel. We spent two nights over Easter 2015, and...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Heather, We had the honour of being the chosen venue for your wedding reception in April 2012 and it was truly our pleasure to welcome you back again this year. First and foremost, please let me state that your continued loyalty is most appreciated and we take note of your constructive comments following your recent stay with us. Feedback...

County Kerry, Ireland
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We really enjoyed our recent stay at Harvey's Point. The location is beautiful and we had stunning views from our private terrace in a lakeshore suite. The suite was spacious and comfortable and had everything we needed. We dined at the lakeshore restaurant on both nights and the food was delicious, however, the service here was lacking at times. The...

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Ringo, Thank you most sincerely for your valuable feedback in relation to your recent stay at Harvey’s Point. We are always keen to receive any information which gives us an insight into our performance in terms of product or service. Please be assured that we will share your review with our team who will gladly accept any areas for...

Glocester, Rhode Island
Reviewed 24 May 2015

It would be very hard to find a nicer place, anywhere. Great accommodations, wonderful service, beautiful surroundings, hands on management. This is five star all day long! The rooms were very large, the bathrooms huge. There is a wonderful quiet reading room. This is really an adult hotel.

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Jack & Karen, It was our pleasure to welcome you both to Harvey’s Point and thank you for your wonderful review. We are honoured and humbled to receive such a high recommendation from you. It is very much appreciated by each and every one of us. Rest assured that we will continue to work towards excellence in world class...

Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Wonderful stay, beautiful room and outstanding dinner. Jacuzzi bath was so relaxing, rooms so quiet. The views of the lake and surrounding mountains are just beautiful. The customer service is second to none extremely friendly but super efficient. Will definitely stay again soon we hope!

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Diana, Thank you so much for your kind compliments following your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. We are very happy to receive your positive feedback and we will proudly share it with our entire Team. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, The Gysling Family, Noel & Team.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
There is an air of Romance at Harvey's Point, set in the mystical, magical shadow of the Blue Stack Mountains on the shores of Lough Eske. Owned and managed by the Swiss Family Gysling since it opened in 1989, Harvey's Point has developed into the leading destination hotel of the northwest, specialising in top class accommodation, exquisite cuisine and genuine Irish hospitality. Harvey's Point is the recipient of the prestigious AA Hotel of the Year award 2007 / 2008 and has been voted Number 1 Hotel in Ireland in the 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Awards, as well as having the privilege of ranking 13th best Hotel in Europe. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harvey's Point

Address: Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
Price Range: €165 - €258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harvey's Point 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Harvey`s Point Hotel Donegal Town
Harveys Point Hotel Donegal
Harveys Point Donegal
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Donegal Town
#1 Business Hotel in Donegal Town
#1 Romantic Hotel in Donegal Town
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“Ask for a room with a lake view:)”
 of 5 bubbles Dlmmcfadden, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ground floor very quiet and comfortable,to have a view of beautiful Loch Eske a room higher up should be chosen.”
 of 5 bubbles 892bernier, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Second floor facing the lake for the best view in the morning”
 of 5 bubbles socratic83, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ALL the rooms are really spacious in this hotel. The Family & Staff will do anything to make your stay a fantastic experience.”
 of 5 bubbles ExperiencedDiners, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a Loughview room and look out for special offers.”
 of 5 bubbles 853TonyM, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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