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Donegal Self Catering Group gives you a location that is the perfect spot for a fun, sport, fantastic nightlife, tours and spine-tingling adventure holiday, with a plethora of water activities to enjoy, ranging from surfing to windsurfing and gravity defying kite boarding! Blue flag Beaches such as Bundoran, Rossnowlagh, Narin-Portnoo, Portsalon and Stroove in Inishowen Peninsula have been internationally renowned and there are several surf schools dotted around the area. All levels of experience are catered for, so it’s there perfect place for the whole family or a group of friends to experience a fun and challenging adventure break.

Fully equipped licensed boats are available for Deep Sea Fishing around the coast with an experienced skipper to guide you. Donegal is home to salmon and sea trout fisheries with countless smaller wild game fisheries. Or captain your own boat, take to the waves, sail along the Atlantic coast, feel with wind in your hair and taste the salt on your skin! For those who enjoy being less active there are also pleasure cruises available along the waters off the coast where you can sit back, relax and absorb yourself in the most unspoilt views in Ireland.

Donegal is very popular for Horse Riding options available from beach treks and leisurely hacks, to cross country jumping to post to post trails. Equestrian centres based in Bundoran, Bruckless, Dunfanaghy and Lifford to name just some of the options available.

We have plenty of Family Friendly options such as animal based attractions, playing Pitch and Putt or a range of activities such as Adventure Centres. On rainy days, you are well catered for with indoor water activities such as Waterworld in Bundoran, Public Leisure Centres, Children’s play centres, Ten Pin Bowling or the Cinema.

There is a broad range of private and public Gardens for the garden lover to enjoy! Many of these gardens offer guided tours which help to get a better and more informed insight to plants and varieties growing in Donegal! The Garden Trail provides a range of 20 gardens in Donegal such as world famous Glenveagh National Park.

We have magnificent Golf links courses along the Atlantic seaboard to exploit the spectacular coastal scenery and beaches and provide some of the most challenging golf in the world. Choose from some of the approved Golf Courses from Bundoran Golf Club, Narin & Portnoo Golf Links to Rosapenna Golf Resort in Downings.

Our county is rich in Cycling and Walking routes with some of them meandering along the Wild Atlantic Way – the longest coastal route from Cork to North Donegal. The North West Cycle Trail is a 326 circular cycle route that can be enjoyed as long or short routes. Enjoy dramatic views of the Atlantic ocean on coastal roads with quiet country roads and some traffic free sections in urban areas.

Join us in a celebration of Festivals and Events throughout the entire county. Upcoming events schedule for Donegal and the North West of Ireland, featuring festivals, Arts & Craft fairs, Traditional Irish music – search in our local events section Donegal. From Music, Dance, Street events, Family Fun and Visual Arts such as The Earagail Arts Festival in Letterkenny or the Rory Gallagher Festival in Ballyshannon. Our Food Festivals are second to none with A Taste of Donegal in Donegal Town or Slug & Lettuce in Bundoran to choose from. Our Sea Sessions (surfing) in Bundoran or the Buncrana Music Festival are other alternatives!

Donegal is a magical experience – come, and enjoy it!

Wee House of Malin
Malin
The Wee House of Malin is, in fact, a monk’s cell where, close beside is the ruins of an ancient church dedicated to St. Muirdelagh. This church is possibly eight hundred years old and the remaining gable end is where the altar was situated, with... More>>
West Donegal Dive Charters
Bunbeg
Aquastar 43ft charter boat fully equiped with sterndoor, dive platform and dive ladder. Large clear deckspace for dive or survey equipment, heated cabin, hot beverages etc. Good range of dive sites from around Arranmore Island to Tory Island and... More>>
West Donegal Sea Angling Charters
Annagry
Seeking a new experience? Whether you're a novice fisherman, an experienced angler, or an enthusiatic sightseer, you can experience the thrills of deep sea fishing in the Atlantic. West Donegal Sea-Angling Charters offers you the chance to sail and... More>>
Whale & Dolphin Watch There are about 24 species of Whales and Dolphins known to us in these waters. In the right conditions, Dolphins will play around the boat, bow-rising, surfing, lob-tailing and breaching. Common dolphins and Bottlenose dolphins are often found in... More>>
Workhouse Dunfanaghy
Dunfanaghy
Disabled Access - Yes Toilet - Yes Refreshments Yes Reserved/unreserved seating - Unreserved Capacity - 40 Directions - From Letterkenny direction, drive through Dunfanaghy village and once outside the village the Workhouse is on your right hand... More>>

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