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Arnolds Hotel

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Embark on a journey of discovery at the Arnold Family Hotel, Dunfanaghy overlooking Sheephaven Bay on the Wild Atlantic Way. Explore the hidden gems of the local area steeped in History, Heritage, Culture and Music. Established in 1922 the Arnold Family hotel is renowned for excellence in food and hospitality using locally sourced produce. Indulge the senses and your passion for good food and wine in local Cafes and restaurants. Visit the local historic sites, explore miles of scenic walks, hidden coves and sandy beaches off the beaten track. Go Horse Riding, Golfing, Surfing and Fishing. Cycle the highways and byways, go island hopping to Tory and Arranmore. Visit the local Art Galleries, The Famine Heritage Centre and the Village Craft Shops. Donegal is simply paradise Local Attractions: Killahoey Beach, Horn Head Discovery Point 9 Mile scenic Drive and Walk overlooking Tory Island, the Errigal to Muckish Mountain Ranges. Glenveagh National Park, The Glebe Gallery, The Ards Peninsula, Ards Forest Park, Bloodyforeland, The Atlantic Drive.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Banquet Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
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All reviews sea view a family run hotel fly bar friendly hotel sheephaven bay bar food spent a week fish pie kippers old world charm open fire live music horse riding lovely meal checking out weekend break enjoyable stay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just spent 2 nights at Arnold’s hotel. What a good decision. We hadn’t booked in advance but that was not a problem. Very efficient check in and receptionist was very welcoming. Our rooms were a bit dated but comfortable and spotlessly clean. Nice comfy...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Penny H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great hotel; lovely people, great food, comfortable accommodation. I’m ‘awkward squad’ and these people are utterly charming, nothing is too much trouble. Just great - the reason I joined Trip Advisor was to pass on this review.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank dnewco
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights and everything was brilliant from start to finish. Lovely breakfast and evening menu. Cosy bar to sit and enjoy music at night. The staff were all friendly and welcoming. Can't wait to go back !

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank RuthG89
Reviewed 26 September 2018

So cozy and warm. First thing were the open fires in the lobby and the bar area to dry you out. Reception and bartender were very friendly and welcoming. We had dinner here which was good and stayed one night. Room was old-style right down...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Disappointing stay , although we had a late booking we found the room allocated to be in need of updating , we dined in the restaurant and found the Sunday carvery to be average , breakfast again was disappointing with a poor selection for people...More

Date of stay: July 2018
3  Thank BrianCoAntrim
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Steve A
9 January 2018|
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Response from Sideye16 | Reviewed this property |
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Paul S
1 November 2017|
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Response from neilmcgill | Reviewed this property |
Not sure better to contact the Hotel directly.
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30 January 2017|
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Response from trevor m | Reviewed this property |
in short, yes. It is tidal, but within a mile or so is a place called Marblehill, which has an outstanding beach. you will be spoiled for choice. Remember that it is the Atlantic, therefore cold at the best of times to swim... More
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"Overlooking the main street will be noisy at times and brightened with headlights occasionally."
elizabethdV5576CN
26 Sep 2018
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"Ask for a seaview room."
marlies507
17 Sep 2018
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"Not applicable to our stay"
peterwK5346UE
12 Sep 2018
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"They have family rooms which are great if you're traveling with kids."
helenn166
2 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$103 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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