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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!

Buncrana Golf Club
Buncrana
Situated overlooking the beautiful "White Strand" on the shores of Lough Swilly, this 9-hole golf course offers enjoyment to the highest handicaps, yet presents a challenge to the most advanced golfers. More>>
Buncrana Leisure Centre
Buncrana
Buncrana Community Leisure Centre has been providing quality leisure and recreational facilities in Inishowen for over ten years. All facilities are open to the public and include a 25m pool, sauna, steamroom and hi-tech gymnasium. The Centre was... More>>
Buncrana Shore Path
Buncrana
The Buncrana Shore path follows the shoreline of Lough Swilly between Buncrana and Stragill Strand and is a pleasant and easily accessible walk. The sea views accross Lough Swilly are particularly impressive. Distance: Approximately 2.3 kms (one way... More>>
Bundoran Adventure Park
Bundoran
Bundoran adventure park is a family orientated attraction, seafront location, within walking distance from all amentes in Bundoran. New bumper cars and large selection of adult and children's rides. Trampolines and bouncy castles. Funfair games... More>>
Bundoran Glowbowl & Macks Amusements Complex
Bundoran
Bundoran Glowbowl & Mack's Amusements Complex 8 lanes of fully computerised bowling. Open 7 days. Wheelchair friendly. More>>
Bundoran Golf Club
Bundoran
Bundoran Golf Club dates back to 1894 and is a Championship 18 hole Golf Course. Presenting a challenging par 70, the course sweeps along the coastline with a mixture of dunes and undulating terrain.Within a 35 minute drive, you have a choice of... More>>
Bundoran Seaweed Baths
Bundoran
Relax in the Adults Only Zone located on the promenade behind Waterworld where you will fond Aqua Mara Seaweed Baths and Relaxarium. The perfect place for Adults to relax and rejuvenate. Facilities include: 8 individual bathing rooms including one... More>>
Bundoran Star
Bundoran
Bundoran Star is a very high specification vessel fitted with all the latest safety, fishing and navigation equipment. Her facilities... More>>
Bundoran Surf Co
Bundoran
Bundoran Surf Company is the premier surf shop and surf school in the north west of Ireland. Call in and check out our extensive range of surfboards, wetsuits, clothing... More>>
Burt Castle
Inishowen
Burt Castle is probably the best known castle in the north-west because of it prominent position on a hilltop clearly visible from the Derry-Letterkenny road. There is no path or road to the site of the castle and it is on private land. It is... More>>

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