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The Four Star Harvey’s Point Named TripAdvisor’s No 1 Hotel in Ireland

Yesterday Harvey’s Point was named as TripAdvisor Travellers Choice No. 1 Hotel in Ireland 2019 and 12th in Europe. The family-owned and managed four-star property sits on the picturesque shore on Lough Eske in Donegal. From 2013 – 2017, Harvey’s Point held this title for. five consecutive years and was ranked number two in 2018, …

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Mid-Term Escapes – Ireland’s Most Family Friendly Hotels to Visit This October

Summer has come and gone, the kids are back in school, and we all need something to look forward to. This coming mid-term gives us the perfect excuse to pack up the car and take the whole family away to spend some quality time together. We’re lucky that our beautiful country provides us with an …

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Lakeside Leisure – You Need to Add These Scenic Hotels to Your Must-Visit List

Ireland is an island nation, something which seems to highlight our seaside hotels above all others. Now, while a seaside hotel is a wonderful choice for your stay in Ireland, we must not forget our vast lakes, which are happily dotted around the country. So, just this once, avoid the beach, steer away from the …

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Cured Salmon Recipe With White Asparagus by Chef Colin McKee at Harvey’s Point

This Cured Salmon recipe with White Asparagus, Radish and Lovage Essence was created by Chef Colin McKee At Harvey’s Point. For the Cured Salmon Ingredients: – 650ml of water – 100g rock salt – 200g sugar – 1 tbsp black peppercorns – 5g star anise – 3 whole cloves – 2 juniper berries – ½ …

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Breast and Leg of Poussin Recipe with Wild Garlic by Chef Colin McKee at Harvey’s Point

This Breast and Leg of Poussin recipe with Wild Garlic, Green Pea, Smoked Cheddar and Potato Terrine was created by Chef Colin McKee at Harvey’s Point and serves four people. Ingredients: Breast & Leg of Poussin – 2 whole poussins – 150ml of duck fat – 2 thyme sprigs – 2 garlic cloves roughly chopped …

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The Kingdom Claims The Crown in TripAdvisor’s Annual Travellers’ Choice Awards

TripAdvisor‘s annual Travellers’ Choice Awards has crowned Kerry the king of Irish hotel destinations, with seven of the top 25 hotels in Ireland located within the kingdom. Topping the list is The Killarney Park Hotel, with Niamh O’Shea, the 5-star hotel’s General Manager, commenting: “Killarney Park Hotel is incredibly proud to accept such an accolade …

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Harvey’s Point Celebrates Winning Coveted AA Red Star Award

Celebrations are ongoing at Donegal hotel Harvey’s Point following the upgrade of its AA rating from four black stars to a coveted four red stars, making it the only hotel in the North West to receive the esteemed accolade. Held at Grosvenor House in London on Monday 25th September 2017, the AA Awards recognize outstanding excellence in …

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Langoustines Recipe with Cucumber, Apple and Fennel by Chef Colin McKee

This langoustines recipe is a very nice light starter, perfect for spring or summer. The delicate langoustines are gently cooked in butter and served with cucumber marinated in mint, a fennel chutney, Granny Smith apple purée and baby salad leaves. The whole dish eaten together is very light and refreshing and all the elements work …

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Ginspired: 10 of the Best Gin & Tonics in Ireland

In a world of cocktails with ingredients lists that read like a vegan’s grocery shopping basket, the Gin and Tonic shines like a beacon of elegance. Its straightforward recipe regales its drinker with the balanced botanical wonders of a well kept garden and its brief recipe ensures that holders of the right ingredients can put together …

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The Keys to Success – Harvey’s Point Hotelier Deirdre McGlone

Words that spring to mind when thinking of Ireland’s most Northerly county of Donegal? “A bit elusive, mystical, rugged, wild and untamed”, says Harvey’s Point Hotelier Deirdre McGlone. “We’ve always been a little bit out there – no more so than now with National Geographic calling us the coolest place on the planet…and for once …

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Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards Winners for 2017 Announced

Tripadvisor has announced it’s 2017 honour roll, with categories including Best Hotel in the World, which was awarded to the Aria Hotel in Budapest. The awards also celebrate the best of the best in each country, based on the millions of traveller reviews posted to the site each year. It seems counties Kerry and Donegal …

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Top 10 Restaurants in Ireland According to TripAdvisor Revealed

“Perfect service and very delicious meals in combination with a unique and atmospheric ambience.” Just one of the glowing visitor comments given to Mulberry Garden, which topped the list of the best fine dining restaurants in Ireland, in the 2016 edition of the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. The list based on reviews and opinions collected …

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Chef Colin McKee Salt Baked Mooli

Salt Baked Mooli Recipe by Chef Colin McKee of Harvey’s Point

This Salt Baked Mooli, Mooli Jam & Crisps with Tarragon, Hazelnut, and Golden Raisin dish is something a little different for the vegetarian. Mooli is a beautiful vegetable with its delicate peppery flavour. It works really well in this dish, with the different contrasts of flavours. A nice and light starter. Serves 4 Salt Baked …

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