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Unique Accommodation

Donegal has a select range of specialist accommodation ranging from surfing hostels, to adventure accommodation located beside some of our most beautiful lakes and mountains. Our specialist accommodation often offer guided walks and hiking excursions or surfing, windsurfing and kayak lessons.

La Verna Retreat Centre

The Franciscan Friary - Centre of Peace & Reconciliation,Coolbeg & Ardeelan,Rossnowlagh

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La Verna retreat Centre offers 17 Twin En-Suite rooms for Retreats and Private Stays. Private guests are always welcome at La Verna Retreat Centre whether they are looking for a short break or seeking time out for reflection. The setting is idyllic - a green oasis overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.

Take in the breathtaking view across Donegal Bay while you rest and reflect in the beautiful gardens, pray at the Franciscan shrines or stroll the beach. A visit to La Verna is a precious time for resting, reflecting and rejuvenating. Rooms and meals can be booked for a day or longer, subject to availability. Individual days of prayer can be arranged with the Retreat office.

What we offer our guests?

Accommodation can be booked for:- Bed & Breakfast (Continental breakfast) Half-Board (Bed & Breakfast and Evening Meal) Full Board (All meals provided including afternoon tea) There is no supplement for single occupancy. Private guests have access to all the communal spaces within the Centre. This includes the dining room, St. Clare’s Lounge (sunroom), Quiet Room, Pray Room and Oratory, the Friary Chapel and the gardens.

If you would like to book a private stay, please contact the Centre to check availability, on +353 (0)71 9852 572 or lavernarossnowlagh@hotmail.com


Parking Free
Pet friendly Non Applicable


The Franciscan Friary - Centre of Peace & Reconciliation,
Coolbeg & Ardeelan,
F94 PH21

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