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Rathmullan House

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Rathmullan House is situated on the shores of Lough Swilly in Co. Donegal. With a 2 mile sandy beach at the bottom of the gardens it is a perfect spot to enjoy the outdoors. All 32 bedrooms are individually styled from romantic garden rooms to adjoining family rooms. The Weeping Elm Restaurant provides a fine setting for Kelan McMichaels modern cooking as well as the award winning breakfast for which Rathmullan is justly famous. Menus are based on using the freshest ingredients in season from local artisan producers and from the hotels walled garden.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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The most beautiful house 🏠/hotel you will encounter! Original design with amazing art work ! The grounds are superb with a secret pathway at the bottom of the garden that takes you to a beach 🏖 my daughters felt like they were on an adventure. Food and drink and service
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We spent one night here and it was a great experience. All the personnel were very friendly and helpful. We had a view overlooking Lough Swilly and it was beautiful. The room was more than spacious with a claw-foot tub in the bathroom. The food was fresh. We were impressed
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Wow! What an amazing venue for a wedding, the exquisite combination of intimate log burning rooms and the spacious hexagonal dining room made it just perfect. The staff were very helpful, the food was amazing, including their gluten free catering. The dance floor was just the
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This is such a wonderful place. The bedrooms are really comfortable, the sitting rooms with the open fires are so cosy, and the food is delicious. The gardens are lovely, and the beach is just at the end of the garden path. Love it!
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Loved this hotel. The old house is nicely decorated and the open fires are lit and rooms cosy. The beach is only meters away. It’s a really relaxing spot and the staff were so helpful and friendly. It’s a beautiful part of Donegal too so definitely worth a trip.
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You will need to phone the hotel. They have 1 room I think they have for owners and their dogs. not sure how many dogs they will allow
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Do you have a spa?
Many thanks for your question. The hotel does not have a spa. We have a swimming pool for guests but no spa facility. We recommend our guests visit the Looking Glass in Rathmullan which is an excellent award winning spa and you will be well looked after by Aoife. Many thanks Patrick Rathmullan House
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Hi, Sorry, I have no connection with the hotel, so I suggest you call them for a definitive answer. I would be very surprised if any of the facilities were closed as Easter must be a prime time for them!
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"If there are sea view rooms --- ask for them as the scenery is lovely. We had a garden view to front which was lovely as well."
"I don't think there are any bad rooms."
"Rooms on the ground floor have a terrace"
"Depends on what you like."
"The new regency wing rooms are very big and have large bathrooms."
US$1,124 - US$1,146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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