Welcome to The Nesbitt Arms

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The Nesbitt Arms Boutique Hotel is a charming family run hotel located in the heart of County Donegal. Centrally located in the Heritage Town of Ardara, nestled in a valley surrounded by magnificent scenery on Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way. The hotel, steeped in history, was established in 1838 and has evolved over the years to a beautiful 49 en-suite bedroom welcoming spot.

Few hotels in Donegal can match the idyllic location the Nesbitt Arms Boutique Hotel has to offer, making it the perfect base to discover the beauty of County Donegal. Take the staggeringly beautiful drive through the Glengesh Pass to the peaceful and picturesque town of Glencolmcille. Explore the rugged Atlantic coastline, take a walk on one of our many local beaches or inhale the breathtaking views from the top of Slieve League, Europe’s highest marine cliffs. The Nesbitt Arms Boutique Hotel is only an hour’s drive from the second largest National Park in Ireland, Glenveagh. There are many attractions and activities in the locality to suit all visitors.

The old world charm and quaintness of The Nesbitt Arms Boutique Hotel will captivate you instantly upon arrival. The Hotel has been fully refurbished in the last year and boasts warm welcoming shades, beautiful tweeds and fabrics which offer our guests the best of both worlds – Traditional Irish warmth with a modern twist. The hotel is renowned for its excellent reputation for quality food, friendly service and comfortable accommodation.
Our gracious hospitality and true Irish spirit win the hearts of locals and visitors alike.

Whether on holiday, celebrating a wedding, family occasion or treating yourself to our delicious food in Ramblers Bar & Restaurant, sit back and enjoy the unique and friendly atmosphere we have to offer.

We look forward to welcoming you!

Free Wi-Fi
Research and plan your day on the Wild Atlantic Way or keep in touch with family and friends, we invite you to avail of free high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

Located on the N56 road, it is only 45 minutes from Donegal Airport.
Public transport services to and from Ardara provided by Bus Eireann, Feda O’ Donnell



Nesbitt Arms Boutique Hotel
The Diamond
Co. Donegal
F94 X0RN






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