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Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

I have visited lough Eske castle about eight times now as part of a group or with my husband or with children! Every single time is perfection from food to staff to rooms! Personal service with five star quality. My favourite hotel by a mile! 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Crackerjack135, Thank you for choosing to stay with us again at Lough Eske Castle recently. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated and it's great to hear that you have enjoyed all of your visits to us so much. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you back to the Castle again in the near future. Best regards, Seán Carney General...

Donaghadee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Amazing time had by all, we were treated like royalty. Fantastic time had by all. The food was out of this world. Only wish it was not so far away. And it is dog friendly. The spa treatments were so relaxing.

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear biscuitdude, Thank you for choosing to stay with us recently at Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you had an amazing time for the Birthday occasion. I do hope you will return to stay with us again in the not too...

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Reviewed 10 March 2015

This is a top hotel. From the minute we arrived until we left we were treated like royalty. We used the restaurant for breakfast and dinner which was first class and had several cocktails in the bar which were also delicious. I could not fault this hotel, and my wife and I will definitely be going back.

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Brian, It was our pleasure to welcome you and your wife to Solis Lough Eske Castle for your recent visit and thank you sincerely for your valuable feedback. I'm delighted to hear that you would consider visiting us again and we look forward to welcoming you back to the castle sometime in the not too distant future. Best regards,...

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Reviewed 9 March 2015

The hotel is just perfect, it is situated in beautiful grounds and is a lovely building. The staff are very welcoming and attentive, always around if you need any assistance but somehow always in the background. We were staying the vice presidential suite and if you can book this i would definitely recommend it, we had a very large oppulent...

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear King_Henrik Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle recently. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much - especially with regard to the vice presidential suite, your dining experience and the level of professional and personal service you received. I'm delighted to hear that...

Armagh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Looking for a luxurious but tranquil location for a surprise break away for my wife's 50th birthday, I happened upon Lough Eske Castle. When booking I made the staff aware of the specialness of the occasion and that I wanted everything just right. When we arrived on Thursday afternoon all the staff greeted us with a warmth and friendliness that...

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Wilfie2601, Thank you for choosing to stay with us recently at Solis Lough Eske Castle especially for such a special occasion such as your wife's Birthday and thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team. It's wonderful to hear that you are planning to return for...

Reviewed 8 March 2015

The hotel, including the restaurant, was absolutely amazing from the beginning of our trip until the very end. The staff here are out of this world and if there is anything that is not totally satisfactory, then they will do everything possible to make it right.every member of staff was highly knowledgeable and enthusiastic whichever area they were working in....

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear RickyC, I'm delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful experience and I'm genuinely grateful for your very complimentary review! I will pass your kind comments on to the entire team, who will be delighted with your very positive feedback. It's lovely to hear that you were so impressed with the hotel and with the level of personal...

Newtownards, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2015

We stayed in Lough Eske Castle Hotel yesterday in a deluxe room. The bathroom and shower were the last word. Each and every member of staff smiled and were extremely friendly and helpful. We loved the spa and swimming pool. We had a meal in Cedars Restaurant. Personally I think the food is overpriced but the service was exceptional. Breakfast...

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Niamh3, It was our pleasure to welcome you to Solis Lough Eske Castle recently and thank you sincerely for taking time to share your experience. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you enjoyed the hotel, especially your kind comments about the spa, swimming pool and the breakfast. I do...

eire
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Stayed here for one night at start of February with my husband. 2nd time we stayed and it just gets better. Lovely staff from check in to check out , all very helpful and pleasant. Rooms are gorgeous, spacious clean and comfortable. Food is amazing and as for the breakfast I was looking forward to it from the minute I...

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Katb, Thank you for choosing to stay with us for a second time at Lough Eske Castle. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much - especially with regard to your room, your dining experience (awaiting the breakfast) and the level of professional and personal...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Just back today from a wonderful stay at Lough Eske. Amazing in every respect and certainly surpassed our expectations from a one night stay. On arrival we were met by an extremely courteous concierge who welcomed us and made us feel comfortable entering a hotel we were unfamiliar with. From there on the service remained at a very high standard....

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SolisLoughEske, General Manager at Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear P C, Thank you for choosing to stay with us recently at Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team and it's great to hear that you had a relaxing break. Thank you sincerely for taking the time to share your experience and we look forward to welcoming you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

Felt I really must give praise where praise is due for this amazing hotel. Myself & my partner came for one evening as a little getaway. Beautiful surroundings. We stayed in a junior suite and weren't disappointed. Very clean and plush, as you'd expect from a 5* hotel. I can't emphasise enough how friendly and helpful the staff were, nothing...

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Dear Supernrse, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Lough Eske Castle for your recent getaway. Your kind compliments are genuinely appreciated by the entire team (especially Nigel!) and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much - especially with regard to your room, your dining experience and the level of professional and personal service...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lough Eske Castle, a Solís Hotel & Spa is an historic castle dating to the 15th century and the O'Donnell Clan, the founding fathers of Donegal. Set in a secluded storybook location within 43 acres of native woodland on the shores of Lough Eske with the dramatic Bluestack Mountains as a stunning backdrop, it is the ideal place to relax and experience superior hospitality and exceptional friendly service. Winner of the 'World's Best Luxury Country Hotel' title in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 and topping 'My Guide Ireland's Top 10 Hotels in Ireland, this lovingly restored castle hotel blends its historic past with a dash of contemporary luxury where you can escape into a world of relaxed elegance. From the spa to the dining table to your beautifully appointed guestroom, we provide a truly accommodating environment where our dedication to the guest is thoughtful, reliable, consistent and complete - a place where superb service and superior amenities make every day here a perfect day. Step into Solís Lough Eske Castle, and you step into an imposing Tudor-baronial castle, lavishly refurbished in 2007 and extended to create the modern comforts and graceful luxury of a world class boutique hotel. With stunning views and easy access to the great outdoors, the natural, unspoiled landscape is as magnificent as the hotel itself. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa

Address: Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
Region: Ireland > County Donegal > Donegal Town
Price Range: ₹ 13,494 - ₹ 20,600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
Lough Eske Castle Hotel Donegal Town
Solis Lough Eske Castle Donegal
Solis Lough Eske Castle Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Donegal Town
#3 Family Hotel in Donegal Town
#3 Business Hotel in Donegal Town
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“Our room faced the courtyard and countryside,lovely vista.”
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“Ask for a room that has been refurbished”
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