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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ardara, Ireland - Updated 2020

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The name Ardara is derived from the Irish word Ard an Ratha meaning Height of the fort. The town is located in County Donegal along the N56 road. Yearly, the tow acts as a home to tourists who are looking forward to exploring the town scenic points including the Maghera falls, The Glengesh Pass and the views over the Atlantic from Loughros Point. The town also has several accommodation facilities including guesthouse, hotels and B&Bs. If you are planning to tour Ardara, then check out the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Ardara, Ireland.

1. Traditional radiant Irish cottage (from USD 65)

Come and enjoy your vacation as you experience the rural life of the Irish people as you spend your nights in this cozy Irish cottage located in Ardara, Ireland. You will love the positioning of this cottage because you will be close to shops, restaurants, cafes, bars and boutiques. The accommodation consists of a spacious living room, a single bedroom, bathroom and the garden. In the living room, you have a sofa, an indoor fireplace, a dining table for eight and a coffee table. The sleeping area has a double bed, a closet, a dressing table, air conditioner, a single bed and a working space for your laptop. Other amenities offered include linen, towels, slippers, toiletries and a free and secure parking space.

Traditional radiant Irish cottage
Ardara, Donegal, Ireland
205 reviews
Private room in barn 7 Beds 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i would highly recommend this place--the cottage we had was cozy and the views were stunning
great views in a site and rooms with great character
beautiful cottages lively and knowledgeable host great breakfast and a setting so enviable you might just move there yourself
our cottage was was welcoming and charming and definitely not just your normal hotel room
including a full and delightful irish breakfast ours included fresh fruit and coconut greek yogurt
the rooms are clean cozy and totally unique
the bed was very comfortable and the white bed linen lovely and clean and crisp
she is so helpful and friendly and made us feel right at home
great host friendly and accommodating
paula was a fantastic host
paula is an awesome host full of fun stories and great local info
but especially thank you for choosing such an amazing care taker to host your guests
the location is stunning
its an outstanding location
a spectacular trip in a beautiful location
highly recommend this unique location
the location is remote wild and peaceful
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2. Riverside deluxe modern apartment

This is a high quality newly built modern apartment that offers luxurious living in the heart of Ardara. The apartment is located on the bank of the Owentocker River only twenty minutes’ drive to the heritage town of Ardara, County Donegal. Booking this apartment will give you access to the whole house including the open-plan living-dining-kitchen area, with French doors leading to an outdoor patio area. You will also have access to the sleeping areas that overlook the Owentocker river. In the master bedroom, you will find a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom while the second bedroom has two single beds. Adjacent to the bedrooms you have a second bathroom that has a full-size bath with shower. Other amenities included in this package are linen, toiletries, slippers, towels and an ample parking space.

Modern Riverside apartment in Ardara
Ardara, Donegal, Ireland
94 reviews
Entire apartment 0 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the secure car park decent wifi and ensuite (didn't realise about it from photos) all impressed
wifi is fast and reliable and the washer and dryer a much appreciated convenience
seating and beds were very comfortable and all possible amenities were there
4g access from the apartment is good and the wifi is excellent
plenty of space comfortable and quiet
beautiful apartment - very clean throughout
very clean secure private accommodation
the apartment was clean and very comfortable
a beautiful tasteful and spotless apartment
the apartment is very clean spacious and well equipped
the host was very responsive with answering questions
nuala was very friendly and answered any query immediately
we were made most welcome by our great hosts on arrival and were also contacted prior by gerard
nuala and gerard are great hosts who responded promptly to all communications
absolutely wonderful experience - the hosts communicated promptly and were so friendly and helpful on check-in
perfect location and beautiful place
an ideal location for exploring donegal
fantastic place great location everything you need
great location right in the middle of ardara but still very quiet
a fabulous place the location is prefect with easy access to everything
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3. Foxglove lodge (from USD 88)

Welcome and enjoy the charms of Ardara, Ireland as you spend your vacations in this lovely accommodation that is located only five minutes’ drive from the picturesque village of Ardara. You will find this destination very peaceful because of the panoramic views of Loughros Bay, the valleys, the mountains, coastal lowlands and Ardara village in the distance. The lodge consists of an open-plan kitchen, living area, sleeping and a bathroom with shower. In the living area, you have a dining table for six, a comfortable sofa, a coffee table and a cable TV. The open plan kitchen has a microwave, oven, cooktop, fridge and utensils. You also have access to your own bedroom that has a chest of drawers, a double bed and a bedside drawer. Other amenities offered by the host include linen, towels and toiletries.

Foxglove Lodge
Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland
29 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the lodge is cozy and comfortable and the views are spectacular
the cottage itself is comfortable and spacious with plenty of room for two
netflix was on the tv which was a great advantage
very clean and tidy with everything you need
the lodge is spotlessly clean and the bed is very comfortable
very helpful and the place was clean and cozy
the lodge is spacious very clean and comfortable
it was great to have a beautifully decorated interior which well equipped clean and bright
hosts were absolutely fantastic
our hosts were extremely helpful and welcoming
lovely welcoming hosts more than happy to help with anything
our hosts also gave us valuable recommendations for places to eat and visit
the hosts eimear and seamus were welcoming and very very helpful
so pure and passionate about the area lovely scenic surroundings great location to explore the region
we would definitely recommend eimear's place
great place for a break for a couple or couple of friends
the little guesthouse is perfectly located just off of the main street in ardara
loved or stay place is ideal base for getting around and has all you need and more
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4. The Bridge Bar

This charming accommodation is set on the banks of the Owentocker River in the town of Ardara, County Donegal. You will find this location very convenient because you will be located close to the local shops, bars, restaurants, café and boutiques. This spacious house has four bedrooms, a living room, kitchen and the bathroom. As you enter the house, you should expect to find two sofas, a coffee table and a TV in the living room. The kitchen is equipped with a microwave, a kettle, toaster, oven and a cooktop. The sleeping area has four bedrooms where you have a king size bed in the master bedroom, a queen size bed in the second bedroom, a double bed in the third bedroom and two single beds in the fourth bedroom. Other amenities offered include linen, towels, slippers and toiletries.

The Bridge Bar
Ardara, Donegal, Ireland
39 reviews
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds and a magical hidden garden included
it’s spotlessly clean and really really cosy
the house was really comfortable clean and warm
this home stay was clean convenient and a wonderful way to experience donegal
the bridge bar was very clean & in a very good location
the house is spotless beds and other furnishings very comfortable and kitchen is very well equipped
the hosts were so helpful
christopher was a great host really quick to reply to messages and flexible with us
christopher is a great host and was very easy to communicate with before and during our stay
christopher was a great communicator and very accommodating to or needs
communication with christopher was friendly and fast for any queries we had before arriving
nice central & spacious house
perfect location and super accommodation
great location for our sea fishing party
location of house in the centre of the town made it easy to walk to night spots
great value and great location
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5. Harben Cottage in the green hills of Ardara (from USD 69)

Harben Cottage is a 150-year-old traditional cottage set amongst lush green hills and next to a bubbling mountain stream. In this position, you will be only 5 minutes’ drive (20-minute walk) to the historical Town of Ardara. This accommodation is recommendable because you will be close to the local shop, hospital, boutiques, malls, restaurants and bars. If you book this accommodation, you will have access to the living room where you will find an indoor fireplace, a couch and three armchairs. You will also have access to the sleeping areas which consist of a master bedroom furnished with a king-size bed and a second bedroom which has a double bed. Other amenities offered include towels, linen, toiletries and an ample parking space.

Harben Cottage in the green hills of Ardara
County Donegal, Ireland
85 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
should note that there is no tv but wifi is good
the cottage is comfortable and cosy
cozy quaint with amazing views from the front door
sink in each room is great
we had an extremely pleasant stay at fiona's and tony's beautiful and cozy cottage
very clean warm and cosy
the space was clean and comfortable
the house was clean comfy and had everything needed for cooking
cozy rustic clean and perfectly lovely
hosts were excellent also and quick to reply to any requests etc
fiona was a fantastic host
the host were very helpful and very quick to all of our little messages
fiona was very helpful
fiona was very welcoming and friendly
location is amazing you can easily walk to everything
beautiful spot yet close to town
the location is perfect as well
location is perfect for exploring all of donegal
a lovely remote cottage in a lovely quiet scenic location but close to town
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6. A relaxing home with wonderful views (from USD 71)

Come and have a peaceful rest in this one-bedroom house located at the heart of the historic village of Ardara. The house is a 10-minute drive from Narin blue flag beach and only 40 minutes from Sliabh Liag. In this accommodation, you will be close to shops, restaurants, hotels and boutiques. You will have access to the bedroom, dining room, kitchenette and bathroom. The bedroom is furnished with a double bed, a wardrobe, a dressing table and a working space for your laptop. The open plan kitchenette has a microwave, a dining table, oven, kettle and a cooktop. Other amenities included in the services are linen, towels, toiletries and an ample parking space.

Ardara relaxing home, wonderful views room 1
Ardara, Donegal, Ireland
62 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had a stunning view from the room and the breakfast ( self serve) was just superb
nice and calm you can see the sea from the room
i had a very nice breakfast every morning and the wifi worked very well
we had a lovely stay with louise tidy room and private bathroom
comfortable and clean place to stay
extremely clean great breakfast
the house was super clean and comfortable
the house was really clean and the bed was very comfortable
the room as spotless and very comfortable
louise is really a friendly host
the owner louise is a lovely person
lovely host who makes you feel right at home
louise and finnoula were very warm and friendly and really made us feel at home
bestiful place and really nice hosts
great location close to village
great location just outside the main village area
a good location just 10 minutes walk from ardara
10 minute relaxed walk or 2 minute drive
comfortable well located place with a lovely breakfast
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7. Brae's house (from USD 35)

Get hosted by Nore in her beautiful one-bedroom house located only 20 minutes’ drive from the village of Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland. You will find this accommodation very convenient because you will be strategically positioned close to bars, hotels, restaurants, boutiques, museums, theatres and parks. Your rented space consists of a very spacious room that has a double bed, a single bed, an air conditioner, cable TV and a working space for your laptop. Guests are always welcomed to make use of the lounge area where they will be served meals at an extra cost. Other amenities provided include a secure parking space, linen, towels and toiletries.

Brae House Townhouse 'Magical' Room 1
Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland
10 reviews
Private room in townhouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the b&b was very clean
the room and bathroom were both very clean
the house itself is excellent; the room and bathroom were clean and beds were very comfortable
great rates and wonderful host
nora was very kind and nice to talk to
great breakfast she was very helpful
the location couldn’t be better right on the main road with pubs and coffee shops nearby
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8. Drumbarron cottage in Ardara (from USD 113)

Drumbarron cottage is a beautifully renovated two-storey farmhouse located on the Wild Atlantic Way, a walking distance to Ardara town. You will love this position because you will be close to so many social amenities including bars, restaurants, café, boutiques parks and museums. Drumbarron Cottage offers the perfect retreat to relax and unwind. At the heart of the house is the living room that has a wooden beamed ceiling and hand painted units and furniture including a dining table, sofa and a rocking chair all of which gives it a lovely country charm. The kitchen is equipped with a microwave, oven, cooktop and a fridge. As for the sleeping arrangements, you will have access to the four bedrooms where you will find a king size bed in the main bedroom, a queen-size bed in the second bedroom, a double bed in the third bedroom and two single beds in the fourth bedroom. Other amenities offered include linen, towels and parking.

Drumbarron Cottage by My Donegal Escape
Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland
33 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were comfy and the upstairs bath just heavenly
there are three good size bedrooms one with ensuite and two other bathrooms
it was spotlessly clean light airy and fresh
clean tidy home with all mod cons
fantastic host with a great attention to detail
sonia couldn’t have been more helpful and responded very quickly to all requests
beautiful house in a great location
excellent location in ardara within walking distance of shops good place for base to explore donegal
it’s very close to the village but very quiet and peaceful
lovely spot perfect location for the town and yet quiet spot
location perfect for visiting all the special places of interest in south west donegal
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9. Secret cottage (from USD 171)

Treat your loved one with a romantic night in this beautiful studio apartment located on a quiet side street in the heritage town of Ardara. You will love this position because you will be close to the local social amenities including shops, cafes, restaurants, bars and parks. By booking this accommodation, you will have secured yourself the whole apartment that consists of a spacious room furnished with a double bed, a sofa, a dining table a for four and an indoor fireplace. You will also have access to the kitchenette which is equipped with a fridge, microwave, cooktop, oven and utensils. A free and secure parking space is also available on the premises.

Secret Cottage
Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland
24 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cottage itself was beautiful and comfortable with good facilities for cooking and had a modern bathroom
the cottage is quiet clean and adorable
excellent cottage very clean and stylishly decorated
kathleen is very helpful and responsive to any questions or requests
house was as presented and good communication with host throughout
fantastic location in a beautiful donegal
wonderful location in the heart of ardara town and ideal as a base to explore donegal
excellent accommodation in a great location
it's located in the middle of ardara so we had fun walking to the pubs and wool shops
it location is perfect set off the main street of ardara
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10. A peaceful accommodation in Wild Atlantic Way

At an affordable price, you can have a restful night in Sarah’s home which is located only ten minutes’ drive from County Donegal between Ardara and Portnoo. You will love this accommodation because you will be strategically placed close to shops, cafes, restaurants, bars, malls and cafes. Booking this accommodation will give you access to the whole house which consists of a living room, two bedrooms, kitchen and the bathroom. The first room you will encounter as you tour the house will be the living room. The living room is furnished with a sofa, a dining table, a coffee table, an air conditioner and a cable TV. Adjacent to the living room is the kitchen which is fully equipped with an oven, a cooktop, a microwave and a fridge. The master bedroom has a double bed, a wardrobe and a dressing table while the second bedroom has two single beds. A free parking space is also available on the premises.

Wild Atlantic Way, Ardara, Co.Donegal
23 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 3 Guests

Rentals in Ardara, Ireland

Ardara, Ireland is rich with quality accommodation that fits the description of every traveller. When visiting the area, book one of the mentioned accommodation and be ready for a peaceful night.

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