Donegal B&B Rossmore Manor wins TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2013
Rossmore Manor Bed and Breakfast has just received the Travellers’ Choice 2013 award from TripAdvisor. This prestigious award lists Rossmore Manor B&B, located just outside Donegal Town in the Top 25 B&B’s in Ireland. B&B’s are nominated and awarded based on the positive reviews provided by travellers on the TripAdvisor website. Rossmore Manor has received more than 90 excellent reviews, the top rating available on TripAdvisor. From the warm Irish welcome, individually styled rooms, freshly cooked full Irish breakfasts and a real home from home atmosphere, it is easy to see why Rossmore Manor has received this award.
Visitors to Rossmore Manor will tell you that there are many reasons why they chose to stay in this beautiful B&B and even more reasons why they return year after year. Set amongst acres of rolling Irish countryside, as you approach this family run B&B you will be immediately struck by the grandeur of this medieval castle styled home overlooking landscaped gardens and a jetty on the bay. As one guest reviewed on TripAdvisor “I was excited when we drove up the road to this “castle”. What an impressive first impression!” As you enter the gateway of this majestic home and approach the driveway, this B&B set on a hill will draw you towards the grand entrance. This is truely a unique experience not to be missed. As one reviewer on TripAdvisor stated Rossmore Manor is ‘The only place to stay in Donegal’.
When you arrive to check in at Rossmore Manor you will experience the warmest of welcomes from hosts Geoff and Jackie Browne who will ensure you settle in to the B&B with ease and enjoy home baking, tea/coffee on arrival. Jackie is famous for her home baking and speaking from experience her freshly made pear tart served with cream is second to none. Geoff and Jackie take pride in ensuring visitors arrive at their family run home to the friendliest reception. You will have the pleasure of meeting all the Browne family at Rossmore, Jackie and Geoff not only run the B&B, but have five wonderful children who will also help make your stay extra special. At Rossmore Manor you will feel like part of the family and your hosts will provide you with detailed information on what to see and do in the area. Experience Donegal like a local with the inside knowledge of your hosts!
Each of the guest bedrooms at Rossmore Manor are decorated to a high standard with a unique medieval theme. All rooms have en suite facilities and you will really feel like King and Queen of the manor when you are welcomed into your guest bedroom. The rooms are comfortable, warm and well lit with large windows overlooking the splendid views of the countryside. Some rooms have their own reception areas where guests can read books provided or play board games. The spacious guest bedrooms also have tea/coffee making facilities and widescreen TV’s. Beautiful tapestries adorn the walls and if your room has a fireplace, feel free to ask Geoff to lit a real turf fire to keep you cosy and warm at night. Wake up in the morning to the smell of sizzling bacon and sausages, the Rossmore Manor full Irish breakfast is the best way to fuel your energy for a day touring Donegal.
The feedback Rossmore Manor receives on TripAdvisor talks of the wonderful views, the unique decor of the house, the delicious breakfast and the close proximity to Donegal Town, but there is one theme that runs through all of the reviews received and that is the kind hospitality of the hosts Geoff and Jackie. As one reviewer said on TripAdvisor “we have nothing but positive things to say about our stay in Rossmore Manor B&B. Jackie and Geoff were born to run a B&B and their work in putting this house together has shown fantastic results”. Reviews speak for themselves, Geoff and Jackie go above and beyond the call of duty to ensure each and every guest receives personal attention and a B&B experience they will never forget. So if you want to experience Rossmore Manor – meet the family, sample Jackie’s home baking or enjoy a tour of the adjoining countryside with Geoff then you will be sure of an unforgettable stay. “This was hands down one of the best bed and breakfasts we stayed at during our visit. Jackie is unceasingly accommodating and helpful, the room was gorgeous, spacious, and clean, and the scenery simply divine.”