TripAdvisor Reviews Ardnamona House Donegal
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... graves apparently contained the remains of multiple people. We learnt that the oldest person buried at the site was around 50 years old which was very unusual given life expectancy (assuming survival at child birth) was typically no more than 20 years! Our journey north continued following the Wild Atlantic Way with a stop at one of the popular surfing beaches at Strandhill for morning tea. It was a large sweeping horseshoe beach with an impressive retaining ...
Wet weather activities for a rainy Sunday: # Obligatory sleep in and huge cooked breakie at the B and B. # Walk round The Diamond in Donegal town - the hub for music and cultural gatherings although it was deserted on a wet summer Sunday. Donegal town dates back to prehistoric times and was the historical home of the O'Donnell ...
... radiant bride and groom. The reception was in a hotel near to our B and B and on the edge of a small lake with stunning scenery. The wedding breakfast was like I had never seen before and even the wait service was spectacular. The dinner and speeches gave way to a live band playing dancing music and I believe a DJ was to follow into the small hours but we came home with Sarah and Blake at 10.30 ...
... all had recommendations for us which we took but the trek was long. We logged about 10 hours in the car! (It doesn't help that the sun doesn't go down until 10pm here) We enjoyed seeing the countryside though and all of the little towns along the way. I can't get over how many HUGE houses there are here! And they're all in these small little remote towns! I just want to pull over and ask what they do for a living!! So far we've only driven through ...
... it out.
It turns out we were at a place called the Burren, which is an area that is not just rocky, it appears to be paved! I approached the bus driver and explained that I had stopped mainly because my daughter didn't want to but am also very curious what I was looking at. He explained that this is "exposed eart". Upon further explanation I learned that this is exposed bedrock and it only occurs on two places on "Eart", here and in ...
Other places to stay in Donegal
The Diamond, Donegal | 2 star hotelfrom $148
Lough Eske, Donegal | 5 star hotelfrom $262
- Amazing place
- Words Can Not Describe This Magical Castle
- Ein gutes Hotel und wunderbar freundliches Personal.
The Mullins, Donegal | 3 star hotelfrom $156
- Great end to the year
- A Fabulous Hotel
- Good hotel and restaurant
The Diamond, Donegal | 3 star hotelfrom $110
Lough Eske, Donegal | 4 star hotelfrom $225
- Loved it!
- Good Food/Setting - Awful Service!!!
Clar Road, Donegal | Hotelfrom $108
- Lovely spot !
- Felt like home
- Absolutely Perfect - Well Kept Secret