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4.5 out of 5

"Great location; staff very helpful ( I arrived wrong night and they just moved my booking!). Very warm weather so not being able to open the windows r ... " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 28 Jun 2018

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Hotel Description

At Downings Bay Hotel you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Sandy Hills Golf Course and 1.9 km (1.2 mi) from Carrigart Beach. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include 3 bars/lounges, a restaurant, and free daily breakfast.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and all 40 rooms feature free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and irons/ironing boards. Additionally, room service and free toiletries are available.

The fine-dining restaurant, Haven, serves local cuisine and is open for dinner. The Wheelhouse is the hotel's own bar. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, free childcare, and laundry facilities. Each morning free full breakfast is offered between 8:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 20-minute drive of this 3-star Downings hotel include Carrigart Riding Stables and Ashtree Stables.

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Downings Bay Hotel ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Downings Bay Hotel

Everyone (1) Family (1)
5 out of 5
Great location; staff very helpful ( I arrived wrong night and they just moved my booking!). Very warm weather so not being able to open the windows really wide meant room was hot.

Posted by on 28 Jun. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Jul. 2018 by DBH1

Dear Guest, Thank you for your nice review of your stay with us. We hope you will return again in the near future. Kind Regards Management

4 out of 5
Hotel room was very comfortable, larger TV would be preferable.

Posted by on 28 Jun. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Jul. 2018 by DBH1

Dear Guest, We are glad you enjoyed the comfort our rooms provide. We are continuously upgrading our property and the next phase will see us invest in our technology offering. We hope you will return again in the near future. Kind Regards, Management

About the Downings Bay Hotel

Location Main Street, Downings, Donegal

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 3 bars/lounges. Free breakfast is available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. Downings Bay Hotel also features tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and room service (during limited hours). You'll have access to the indoor pool and health club at a partner property. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Downings hotel is smoke free.

  • 40 guestrooms or units
  • 3 bars or lounges
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Childcare (free)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (free)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Downings Bay Hotel offers 40 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free full breakfast daily from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Haven - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves dinner only.

The Wheelhouse - Onsite bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 11 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 11 PM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 10 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Online Penalty Collection
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 10 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 3 stars.

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