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The General's Retreat

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The General's Retreat

8 guests
4 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
8 guests
4 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Connell is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location94% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Built (1966) by General Sir John Hackett , this house occupies a stunning location overlooking the Loughrous Point estuary. It accommodates up to 8 people and provides an ideal base for exploring south-west Donegal. Complete privacy and tranquility

Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
TV
Washer
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Bedroom 4
2 single beds

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 4PM - 10PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

35 Reviews

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Mary & Frank User Profile
Mary & Frank
August 2018
Allaye is an exceptional host and the views / location of this comfortable house is outstanding. Plenty of culture to be had at the local pub(s) too as well as stunning day trips and wonderful hand crafted garments both woven and knit Ted. Strongly recommend a visit. Thanks Allah…
Joanne User Profile
Joanne
August 2018
We really loved our time at the General’s Retreat The views were spectacular and we really enjoyed the fireplace! Would love to return. It was the perfect spot to celebrate our 50th Wedding Anniversary
Amanda User Profile
Amanda
August 2018
The General's Retreat is in a stunning location, you won't be able to tear your eyes away from the view! We had a wonderful stay here - the house was spotlessly clean and the welcome scones were a lovely touch.
David User Profile
David
July 2018
Lovely family holiday! We researched heavily before deciding on The General. We were looking for a cottage for a family of 4 with a view and nice amenities such as a fireplace for nights in. Wanted quiet surroundings in a private setting. We wanted “ a piece of Ireland “ not nece…
Steven User Profile
Steven
July 2018
House is lovely with the best views you will get in the area. House is nestled away in a secluded spot, whilst still being close enough to the fabulous town of Ardara.
Suzanne User Profile
Suzanne
July 2018
The photos of this house are fabulous and even they don't do it justice. We couldn't sing the praises of The General's Retreat enough. It was just perfect. The views are breathtaking. You'd never tire of looking out that living-room window. The location is great, being so ne…
Matthew User Profile
Matthew
June 2018
Lovely little cottage overlooking a beautiful tidal estuary with ever-changing views. Allaye was great with communication and very helpful. The retreat was lovely and warm and well appointed. Beds were comfortable and plenty of room to relax. We stayed with 3 young kids and they …

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London, United KingdomJoined in October 2012
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