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Castle Murray House

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St Johns Point, Dunkineely Ireland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews smoked mackerel honesty bar dinner menu is scones fantastic food donegal coast stunning views lounge area didn't disappoint local seafood full irish fishing port irish hospitality stayed longer the atlantic ocean yogurt stayed here for two nights
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dunkineely is definitely in an out of the way location! However, the room was very nice and the view was unbeatable overlooking the Atlantic Ocean along the “Wild Atlantic Way”. Our hosts were very welcoming and they made a very good recommendation for dinner. When...More

Thank Gardener6548
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great room and excellent space downstairs. Fire was nice to read by. Sitting and listening to the waves was extremely relaxing. Peter made a fantastic breakfast both mornings. We’d love to come back and stay longer next time - definitely recommended.

Thank AustinA296
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a stunning place. Location and the views are out of this world. Lovely place to stay. Breakfast was unreal!! And our meal was fab, all local produce. Peter excellant chef. Would highly recommend this hotel. Cant wait to go back. Very well looked...More

Thank Trudie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I could wax lyrical about Castle Murray House for some while. The location is stunning with views along St Johns Point and across towards Killybegs and the mountains of Donegal. The rooms are all well appointed and spacious, some with views across the bay. Room...More

Thank Karl P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Castle Murray House in late July for about 5 nights. There used to be a seafood restaurant there but sadly that was shut down, I think in late 2017/early 2018. The restaurant now only serves a wonderful breakfast -- the brown bread...More

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Luxury family owned boutique bed & breakfast" and Hideaway of the Year 2018" enjoy magnificent sea views and costal views over looking the ruins of Mc Swynes Castle , Donegal Bay and Slieve League cliffs the highest in Europe. We cook amazing award winning breakfasts using local sourced ingredients, homemade preserves, breads, cakes and granola. As well as our cooked breakfasts like our in-house smoked mackerel with fresh hen eggs form our neighbours hens scrambled egg or the farm to fork full Irish. All dietary requirements catered for vegan, dairy, gluten free just give us prior notice. Relax with a drink in our honesty bar and enjoy the sunset.

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Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$142 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
castle murray house hotel and restaurant
Traveller (163)
Room & Suite (45)
Dining (19)
Pool & Beach (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Captain M M
7 May 2017|
Response from CKeane | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can! They have a helicopter landing area since the Celtic tiger boom. Don't imagine it's used much these days but they do have one. Sorry if the late reply
Susan H
4 July 2016|
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Response from heartlovesart | Reviewed this property |
Gosh I don't know . Hotel would be very happy to tell you though- very friendly and helpful
Room Tips
"Sea view was amazing"
3 weeks ago
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"We loved the Ballysaggart room, but all of the rooms are excellent."
22 Aug 2018
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"No cookie cutter rooms -- each room is unique!"
23 Jun 2018
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"Ask for the smoked mackerel if it's available. Wow. Also don't miss Bunglas Point."
4 Jun 2018
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