Boasting a 36-seater cinema, an amusement arcade and a Jacuzzi, Lough Eske Castle provides elegant accommodation close to Donegal Castle. It also features an indoor pool, a rooftop terrace and a sauna.
The hotel provides a ballroom, 24-hour room service and a bicycle rental service. It offers babysitting services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates around the clock. A well-equipped gym is also available.
Rooms at Lough Eske Castle are modern and offer a mini bar, slippers and a flat-screen TV. Each have a refrigerator, a sofa bed and a private bathroom with bathrobes.
Those staying at the hotel can relax at the on-site bar, ideally situated for socializing in the evening. There is also the added advantage of an in-house restaurant.
For those wanting to explore the great outdoors, Lough Eske Castle is near popular fishing and scenic spots. Guests can also discover Raphoe.
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|Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM|
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Perfect for a family vacation in Donegal, families can benefit from the spacious family rooms available at this special accommodation. Family rooms feature a king-sized parent bed and two twin beds for extra sleeping capacities. Additional rollaway beds can also be put into the room for a surcharge of €30 (approximately $34) per night. Children can enjoy special rates for culinary specials and children’s menus.
Cedars restaurant is the hotel’s main eatery, serving breakfast and dinner as well as Sunday lunch. Their menu features Irish all-time favorites with a gourmet twist like Roast Irish Rump Steak and Atlantic cod. The restaurant’s popular Sunday lunch features traditional Sunday roast among many other delicacies. Equally tasty delights are offered at the Gallery Bar and Lobby Lounge, which features Irish dishes and a children’s menu.
Traditional afternoon tea can be enjoyed in the illustrious lobby lounge, or in the various drawing rooms for extra decadence. Treats include homemade scones with clotted cream and jam, white chocolate mousse, and savory sandwiches. A broad assortment of tea, including traditional English breakfast, a whiskey blend, oolong, green, and herbal teas, makes the afternoon time perfect. The traditional afternoon is priced at around €24 (approximately $27), but more luxury options like the Sparkling Tea at €31 (approximately $35), and Champagne High Tea at €40 (approximately $45) per person are also available.
The hotel spa’s signature Cara Experience is a soothing salt and body exfoliation, ensued by a mud wrap, and the signature Cara massage. This package provides guests with 5h of total relaxation and unwinding. Apart from treatments, the spa also boasts a hydrotherapy pool with various jet stations and an ice fountain to reinvigorate your skin. Spa special packages combine culinary and relaxing treats, like the Afternoon Indulgence that gives you a choice of massage before inviting to afternoon tea.
Ease into the evening with a cocktail from the extensive cocktail menu at the Gallery bar, and enjoy live music every Friday, Thursday, and Saturday night. To catch up with sports events and enjoy a pub vibe, head to the Oak Bar for a leisurely drink. The hotel also features activity packages, like the Wild Atlantic Way package that brings you along Ireland’s most spectacular coastal way.
Romance is in the air with the bespoke romantic packages offered at the hotel, may it be for an anniversary, honeymoon, or proposal. A rose petal turndown in your room awaits, while a bottle of prickling prosecco and handmade chocolates welcome you upon arrival. Enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner with the included three-course menu at the Cedars restaurant, and benefit from a complimentary full Irish breakfast for two to start your day. If you need time for two before your baby is born, consider the Babymoon package with soothing spa treatments and access to the thermal suite. (Prices checked 10/07/19).
Lough Eske Castle is located at 1 Lough Eske, 5 km from the centre of Donegal. Lough Eske is the closest landmark to Lough Eske Castle.
Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Lough Eske Castle.
Yes, Lough Eske Castle offers free Wi-Fi.
Yes, Lough Eske Castle offers free parking.
Lough Eske Castle is 43.2 km from Donegal. Lough Eske Castle is 70.1 km from Londonderry Eglinton.
Yes, Lough Eske Castle has a pool on-site.