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The Harbour Inn

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Overview
Derry Road Ludden, Buncrana F93 B57X Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews stayed here walk in wardrobe bar restaurant petrol station the early bird menu excellent stay ironing board great place to stay full irish breakfast inishowen peninsula cooked breakfast lovely atmosphere lough swilly lovely room rooms are large tea coffee good size
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed here for 2 weekend night's! Booked through their website and everything was very smooth. Hotel is situated on the main road to Buncrana opposite a great beach sandwiched between two golf courses. It's only a 2 minute drive from the town. Our room was...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Dean L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really do not need to fill in a questionnaire about the harbour inn I would give 5 stars to everything.staff food location rooms.A great beech across the road ,a nice walk into town ,great places to visit you name it its all there.I must...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Dreamer662212
Response from Kathleen D, Manager at The Harbour InnResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Harbour Inn. We thank you for your kind comments which I will pass onto the staff. We are glad you had a great time and hopefully see you back in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love going to harbour inn they have such a wide variety of food. I got their chicken wings which were actually quite nice (though I prefer wings that aren’t in batter) I then got the beef lasagne which was gorgeous with a side salad...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank babsbunny45
Response from Kathleen D, Manager at The Harbour InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to The Harbour Inn. Thank you for your kind comments on our food dishes which I will pass on to the chef. Our drinks menus are being reviewed now...More

Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Popped in today for a bite of lunch. Waitress continued to put Christmas tree up whilst we stood waiting to be seated so we left. Noticed three signs pertaining to children before we had even crossed the threshhold. Excessive signage is off putting for families....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Soko123
Response from Kathleen D, Manager at The Harbour InnResponded 27 November 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for calling in to The Harbour Inn yesterday, I am sorry that you did not stay for lunch, however I would just like to clarify something. The young lady you saw ,dressed in a tracksuit not in uniform, helping with the...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Didn’t stay here but came for food, cozy little place with an extensive menu. The food is a bit pricy for what you get but still worth a visit if out and about - also has a nice range of ales and coffees.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Isaac M
Response from Kathleen D, Manager at The Harbour InnResponded 6 November 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind review of your recent visit to us, we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Kathleen

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Description
The Harbour Inn is located 1km outside the seaside town of Buncrana, with the Hotel situated on the shores of Lough Swilly. The Harbour Inn offers 30 En-Suite bedrooms with family rooms available, More offering food 7 days a week with live music in the bar every weekend. The Northwest Golf Club is just a 5 minute walk and the world renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club, who hosted the Irish Open 2018 is just a 20 minute drive. We are the perfect base to explore the Wild Atlantic Way, with Ireland’s most Northerly Point, Malin Head being just a 30 minute drive away. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$78 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Harbour Hotel Buncrana
,
Harbour Hotel Buncrana
,
The Harbour Inn Buncrana, County Donegal
Location
Ireland > County Donegal > Buncrana
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$78 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Harbour Hotel Buncrana
,
Harbour Hotel Buncrana
,
The Harbour Inn Buncrana, County Donegal
Location
Ireland > County Donegal > Buncrana
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Traveller (84)
Dining (16)
Room & Suite (16)
Pool & Beach (4)
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Nancy D
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"We stayed in 220 which gave us a sea view"
909deanl
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"lough view, all are quite."
Dreamer662212
2 weeks ago
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"upstairs rooms have a lovely seaview"
jamesc902
24 Oct 2018
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"Take advantage of surrounding area and attractions"
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6 Aug 2018
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