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Parks & Gardens in Donegal


Donegal is a County blessed with such a diverse range of public and private parks and gardens. From carefully tended intimate cottage gardens to public parks and woodlands, Donegal has a wealth of peaceful havens for lovers of flowers and trees. Donegal Garden Trail promotes garden visiting as a collective effort in County Donegal, encouraging garden visiting as an educational and leisure activity.

Donegal Garden Trail: Rathmullan House

Rathmullan House,Rathmullan

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The walled kitchen garden where a broad range of soft fruit, vegetables, salad crops and herbs are cultivated for the award winning hotel kitchens. Adjacent to the Restaurant is a recently made tranquillity garden with a contemporary sculpture by Zara Cunningham-Bell. There is no charge for admission to our gardens and they are open: Easter to October 10am-4pm Daily. Closed November to Easter. Set in idyllic wooded grounds overlooking Lough Swilly and just a few steps from a two-mile long golden beach, our luxury hotel and restaurant is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the good things in life whilst touring the gardens of Donegal. Renowned for our award-winning food, locally sourced and expertly cooked, and our beautifully furnished bedrooms, what brings it all together is the genuine family warmth of the welcome you receive here. The Wheeler family look forward to welcoming you to Rathmullan House

Admission: None - Hotel donates to the RNLI

Directions: Take R245 from Letterkenny to Ramelton and on to Rathmullan (R247) turn left at Pattons Butchers through village. Gates are on right, 500 yards up the avenue.


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Opening Hours

2019: Easter to October (10am-4pm) daily


Rathmullan House,

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