Facilities at Áras Uí Dhomhnaill Nursing Home
- 44 single en-suite rooms (with seated shower)
- Two double en-suite rooms (with seated shower)
- 24-hour nurse call system in both bedrooms and en-suites
- All rooms are equipped to provide television and telephone services
Nurse's Treatment Room
We use our nurse’s treatment room for medical assessments, treatments, and consultations between residents and visiting GPs.
Our Oratory is the location for all religious services and is available for prayer at any time of the day. Mass takes place every Wednesday, with services from the Oratory broadcast to every television in the home. This lets residents participate in the service in the privacy of their bedroom. We can accommodate all religious services.
Main Dining Room
We serve breakfast, lunch, and tea every day in our comfortable, spacious, and bright main dining room.
The Hairdressing Salon
We provide a twice weekly hairdressing service as well as a monthly barber service in our on-site salon. This purpose-built and well-equipped salon is very popular with our residents. Our hairdresser will accommodate residents if they are attending special events, i.e. weddings, etc.
Small Dining Room
We use this room for smaller groups such as family get-togethers or private family parties.
The main lounge is a spacious area where residents can read, take a nap, watch television, participate in board games, play cards, or chat with friends, family, and visitors.
The Main Foyer Lounge
This bright and spacious area is ideal for residents to enjoy afternoon tea with friends and family. It’s also a perfect place to provide entertainment for our residents. This regular entertainment includes music, dancing, quiz nights, birthday parties, celebrations, and much more.
Wifi Internet Access
Residents of Áras Uí Dhomhnaill Nursing Home, as well as friends and visitors, can access the internet with our high-quality Wi-Fi. It is available 24 hours a day – please ask Margaretta at reception if you’d like access.
The East Conservatory
The East Conservatory catches the morning sun, so it’s a relaxing area to read the morning papers or to enjoy the activities. The activities sometimes take place here, depending on the planned activity, i.e. Sonas, painting etc.
The West Conservatory
The West Conservatory is a relaxing area to read, meet friends, play chess, or just relax in the evening and have a quiet snooze before tea.
The Walled Garden
Designed and built to provide a private safe garden for residents, family and friends to enjoy gentle walks or a relaxing time sitting in the sun. We have benches and tables meandering paths & shaded areas to cater for everyone’s interests. It’s a perfect location to enjoy the
company of visitors during the warmer months of summer.
Private Family Sitting Room
Sometimes our residents like to meet friends and family in private. Our family sitting room is the ideal location for a small get-together of 5-7 visitors. This sitting room also has a television and DVD/Video player.
The Smoking Room
We have a specifically designed and ventilated room for smokers in the nursing home. It is in a bright area, overlooking the inner courtyard.
With 35 car parking spaces, we have lots of space in our car park.
The Inner Courtyard
The inner courtyard is a safe place for residents to sit outside and enjoy the sun or to tend to the flowers.
We take great care of our residents’ clothing and laundry needs. All laundry is looked after on-site, while residents can also avail of a dry-cleaning service.
It can get stormy in Donegal, so we’ve installed a powerful generator which is automatically activated the second we get a power cut. The generator is on standby 24 hours a day.
We have a specially designed and fully-equipped bathroom to facilitate residents who enjoy taking a bath. The bathroom is spacious and can accommodate the use of a hoist.