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    Rathmullan House

    Lough Swilly, Rathmullan, Ireland
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    05/06/2017 06/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$213
          US$213
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          Overview
          • Excellent74%
          • Very good18%
          • Average4%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “cellar bar” (32 reviews)
          “walled garden” (25 reviews)
          “superior room” (22 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Family Rooms
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
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          Dry Cleaning
          Babysitting
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 11 July 2015

          I was on business touring and travelled to Rathmullan House where i stayed 35 years ago, with my then young children. The rooms are ever beautifully appointed, with lovely views of the gardens and Lough Swilly. The restaurant food was lovely and the staff so...More

          Thank Fionn M
          Response from Patrick K, Manager at Rathmullan House

          Dear Fionn, Many thanks for taking the time to write such positive words about your recent trip to Rathmullan House. It is always a pleasure to welcome guests back after so many years and hear accounts of how the house has changed over the decades....More

          Reviewed 6 July 2015

          I stayed here over the weekend. It's my favourite place in Ireland as of now. The food, the location, the Tap Room, it's got something for everyone. We stayed in one of the superior rooms. They are huge. The food was just beautiful, from the...More

          1  Thank Martin O
          Response from Patrick K, Manager at Rathmullan House

          Dear Martin, From all of us here at Rathmullan House a massive congratulations on your engagement! We cant claim credit for the beautiful setting here by the Swilly but it is lovely to hear that our staff contributed to your stay. I am sure all...More

          Reviewed 30 June 2015

          Just had a family reunion. Best of place I've stayed at for a long long while. Quality in every regard - from the warmth of the welcome, the graceful decor, the efficient but caring staff (thank you Kathleen for our Sunday breakfast service), and the...More

          Thank Carolyn M
          Response from Patrick K, Manager at Rathmullan House

          Dear Carolyn, I have just been in to speak to Kathleen and pass on your very kind words! I am delighted to hear that your trip to Rathmullan was so enjoyable and of course we would love to welcome you back. We hope the rest...More

          Reviewed 28 June 2015

          Amazing location, wonderful beach at the front door and we always have a relaxing break. The food in the main restaurant is first class as is the breakfast. The cellar bar is cosy and also does great food and local beer. We just can not...More

          1  Thank paul H
          Response from Rathmullan4, Manager at Rathmullan House

          Dear Paul, Many thanks for taking the time to write such kind words about Rathmullan House. At this stage you know the house better than most but we really appreciate you writing your thoughts for those who may not have visited us yet. The summer...More

          Reviewed 27 June 2015

          We wanted to give our family a special treat and contacted Rathmullan simply because we had heard about it. The helpfulness on the phone when we first contacted them to explain what we wanted and eventually making the booking was encouraging. The reality was even...More

          1  Thank David M
          Response from Rathmullan4, Manager at Rathmullan House

          Dear David, How lovely it is to read such a positive review especially one which singles out our hard working staff for special mention. Our location here by the shores of the Swilly gives us a fantastic starting point but we really see our staff...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Babysitting
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$204 - US$271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 32
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Ireland >
          • County Donegal >
          • Rathmullan
          • Also Known As
          • Rathmullan House Hotel Rathmullan ,
          • House Rathmullan ,
          • Rathmullan Hotel ,
          • Rathmullan House County Donegal
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          Traveller (98)
          Room & Suite (18)
          Dining (14)
          Pool & Beach (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (113)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          jd19772017
          Hi We are planning to stay here on Good Friday. Can you tell me will all the hotel facilities be open? Bar, restaurants etc? Thanks
          5 April 2017|
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          Response from DannyMcC_13 | Reviewed this property |
          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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          Sheila F
          I would like to know if it is possible to make enquiries about booking a Sunday lunch for June 4th
          15 March 2017|
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          Response from Patrick K | Property representative |
          Hi Sheila, That is not a problem if you contact the reception team on info@rathmullanhouse,com they will be able to let you know if that date is available. Thanks Patrick
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          "In winter choose a room at the front of the old house. In summer choose a new room with balcony."
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          "Only in our room so cannot be sure"
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