Where to stay near County Donegal?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 336 holiday rentals near County Donegal. From 258 Cottages to 258 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near County Donegal is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in County Donegal?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in County Donegal. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Donegal: 46 holiday rentals
  • Letterkenny: 52 holiday rentals
  • Rathmullan: 66 holiday rentals
  • Dunfanaghy: 39 holiday rentals
  • Glenveagh National Park: 139 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in County Donegal! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in County Donegal?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in County Donegal with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Donegal: 46 holiday homes
  • Letterkenny: 52 holiday homes
  • Rathmullan: 66 holiday homes
  • Dunfanaghy: 39 holiday homes
  • Glenties: 93 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to County Donegal?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in County Donegal are:

  • Donegal Airport (CFN): 98 holiday houses
  • Letterkenny (LTR-Letterkenny Airfield): 78 holiday houses
  • City of Derry Airport (LDY): 37 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in County Donegal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in County Donegal. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Glenveagh National Park: 139 holiday rentals
  • Lough Derg: 81 holiday rentals
  • Carrigart Beach: 111 holiday rentals
  • Magaharthy Beach: 99 holiday rentals
  • Rossnowlagh Beach: 119 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around County Donegal listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Enjoying Stunning Views from a County Donegal Holiday Home in Ireland

A holiday in County Donegal would be an absolute delight for anyone looking to take refuge in the unspoilt environs of the Irish countryside. Located in Ireland’s north western corner, County Donegal is truly captivating. From breathtaking mountain peaks, wild bog land and calm lakes, you’d surely have a lot to explore. You would also get a unique opportunity to learn about the fascinating Gaelic culture. And when you’ve done it all, your County Donegal holiday rental or holiday cottage will be the perfect place to sit back and absorb the wonderful views from your window.

Enjoying the Perfect Holiday in County Donegal, Ireland

There is so much to explore, do as well as experience in County Donegal. A trip to the Glenveagh National Park is an absolute must. Its diverse natural topography ranges from thick woods, towering peaks and serene lakes making it perfect for a host of outdoor activities. Try mountain biking along the winding trails or set out on a self exploration journey in the vast expanse of the park. You could even enjoy kayaking. Those who prefer a relaxing beach holiday can head to Nairn Beach. This stunning beach is nestled in a sheltered cove and has been awarded the European Blue Flag. The plethora of shops, restaurants and pubs that dot the beach are perfect to enjoy the views and taste the local cuisine. If you love exploring caves then head further around the coast to the beach of Maghery. Adventure enthusiasts will enjoy surfing and diving opportunities which the vast coastline has to offer. Fishing is an excellent way to unwind and forget the stresses of urban life. But don’t miss out on the Kilcooney Dolmen and the round fort at An Grianan Aileach!

Exploring Culture in County Donegal, Ireland

A visit to Letterkenny is absolutely worth it. From catching salmon to discovering a rich culture, this capital town of County Donegal will surely not disappoint. No holiday in County Donegal would be complete without a visit to the fantastic Donegal Castle. Located in the Donegal town, the castle is just one of the many interesting things to see here. The town is also well known for its tweed industry. If you’re looking to slow down the pace and enjoy scenic views of Donegal Bay, then Donegal town might just be perfect for you!

Making the Most of the Climate in County Donegal, Ireland

Summers are pleasant at 18 degrees Celsius while the temperature dips in the winters to 5 degrees Celsius. The weather is quite unpredictable, so it would be a good idea to carry along a jacket when you set out on an exploration journey.

Travelling to County Donegal, Ireland

To reach your County Donegal holiday rental you could take a connecting flight from Dublin (DUB) to Donegal Airport (CFN). You can choose from a number of budget flights flying to the region. You alternatively choose a ferry, if you want to take your car along.