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Holiday home for 4 people
County Donegal
from
£54per night
Cottage for 2 people, with view and garden
4.6
5 reviews
County Donegal
from
£21per night
Holiday home for 8 people
8 pers., 4 bedrooms, 5.3km to the beach
4.6
3 reviews
Glenties, County Donegal
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£134per night
Holiday home for 5 people
County Donegal
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£141per night
Apartment for 4 people
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 150m to the beach
4.7
4 reviews
Inishowen, County Donegal
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£81per night
Holiday home for 6 people
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 5km to the beach
Glenties, County Donegal
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£77per night
Holiday home for 5 people
4.4
8 reviews
Inishowen, County Donegal
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£72per night
Holiday home for 5 people
5 pers., 2 bedrooms, 2.5km to the beach
Inishowen, County Donegal
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£73per night
Farmhouse for 15 people, with garden
15 pers., 5 bedrooms, 130m², 1.6km to the beach
4.6
6 reviews
Inishowen, County Donegal
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£182per night
Log cabin for 3 people, with garden
3 pers., 1.8km to the beach
Inishowen, Drongawn Lough
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£131per night
Holiday home for 12 people
12 pers., 6 bedrooms, 3.1km to the beach
Glenties, County Donegal
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£133per night
Holiday home for 4 people, with garden
3.6
2 reviews
County Donegal
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£98per night
Holiday home for 6 people
County Donegal
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£62per night
Apartment for 4 people
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 250m to the beach
5.0
1 review
Inishowen, County Donegal
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£66per night
Cottage for 8 people, with garden, with pets
Inishowen, County Donegal
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£61per night
Cottage for 6 people, with view
5.0
2 reviews
County Donegal
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£31per night
Mobile home for 4 people
4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1.5km to the beach
Inishowen, Drongawn Lough
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£233per night
Holiday home for 4 people
4.6
35 reviews
County Donegal
from
£87per night
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Highlights in County Donegal

  • The hidden gem of Ireland
  • Scenic landscapes and rugged beauty
  • Wild and dramatic coast
  • A surfing paradise
  • A delicious mouthwatering taste

Most popular in County Donegal

Internet 160
Pet allowed 86
Balcony/Terrace 88
TV 222
Garden 195
Parking 230
Washing machine 204
View 50
Heating 217

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Prices and availability

Prices

August
September
October
November
December
£190
11 Jul - 18 Jul
£131 per night
18 Jul - 25 Jul
£131 per night
25 Jul - 01 Aug
£131 per night
01 Aug - 08 Aug
£132 per night
08 Aug - 15 Aug
£135 per night
15 Aug - 22 Aug
£139 per night
22 Aug - 29 Aug
£142 per night
29 Aug - 05 Sep
£145 per night
05 Sep - 12 Sep
£140 per night
12 Sep - 19 Sep
£134 per night
19 Sep - 26 Sep
£134 per night
26 Sep - 03 Oct
£134 per night
03 Oct - 10 Oct
£137 per night
10 Oct - 17 Oct
£132 per night
17 Oct - 24 Oct
£128 per night
24 Oct - 31 Oct
£138 per night
31 Oct - 07 Nov
£137 per night
07 Nov - 14 Nov
£133 per night
14 Nov - 21 Nov
£156 per night
21 Nov - 28 Nov
£162 per night
28 Nov - 05 Dec
£159 per night
05 Dec - 12 Dec
£165 per night
12 Dec - 19 Dec
£190 per night
19 Dec - 26 Dec
£179 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

August
September
October
November
December
55 %
11 Jul - 18 Jul
5 %
18 Jul - 25 Jul
6 %
25 Jul - 01 Aug
6 %
01 Aug - 08 Aug
5 %
08 Aug - 15 Aug
7 %
15 Aug - 22 Aug
10 %
22 Aug - 29 Aug
16 %
29 Aug - 05 Sep
25 %
05 Sep - 12 Sep
30 %
12 Sep - 19 Sep
35 %
19 Sep - 26 Sep
39 %
26 Sep - 03 Oct
45 %
03 Oct - 10 Oct
49 %
10 Oct - 17 Oct
50 %
17 Oct - 24 Oct
51 %
24 Oct - 31 Oct
45 %
31 Oct - 07 Nov
51 %
07 Nov - 14 Nov
55 %
14 Nov - 21 Nov
55 %
21 Nov - 28 Nov
55 %
28 Nov - 05 Dec
53 %
05 Dec - 12 Dec
53 %
12 Dec - 19 Dec
53 %
19 Dec - 26 Dec
48 %
Percentage of available lettings

Holiday rentals and lettings in County Donegal

Miscellaneous holiday rentals in the hidden gem of Ireland

From rustic to modern accommodations for a fantastic stay in County Donegal. No property is far from the sea, the best eateries and traditional pubs or the main attractions of the area. Plan your weekend getaway and some time out with your dearest ones in Donegal, Glentilies, Ardara or Killybegs. For more secluded rentals, Termon or Ramelton offer properties surrounded by hills, acres of green land and scenic walks.

Unforgettable stays in Donegal

Find the traditional property with spacious rooms to accommodate your family and have a great stay. Rentals can host up to 12 people depending on the area. Enjoy the garden, panoramic views and breath in the fresh morning air from your balcony. Enjoy a morning coffee admiring the ocean and listening to the sound of the waves. Have a BBQ in the terrace or relax by the fireplace while reading your favourite book. Tasteful decorations and modern fully equipped rentals are also available for you to enjoy a nice time with family, friends or celebrate a special occasion with your partner.

Holidays in County Donegal

The area and getting around

Discover the beauty of the Emerald isle

Based in Ireland’s northwest rugged coast, this beautiful county is a largely Irish-speaking region made up of castles, mountains and a superb landscape. Venture off the beaten track and take Glenveagh National Park or the stunning Slieve League peninsula. Go for an unforgettable hike or take the breathtaking coastal touring route that runs from Donegal to Cork. Discover the ancient forts of this far-flung county, seaside taverns and Irish speaking areas where ancient customs are still in place.

Discovering the island and its taste

If you are thinking of walking and cycling holidays you will find different tours according to your fitness levels along the coast and and routes of County Donegal. This is also a good base for outings to Bunbeg, Glenveagh, Inishowen, Letterkenny and Dunfanaghy amongst others. Discover open-air museums, harbours, cliffs, beaches and beautiful cathedrals and historic monuments, like the Donegal Railway Centre or the breathtaking beach of Maghera. Enjoy traditional Irish food and delight your taste buds with excellent fish and seafood at The Peak. Notwithstanding this, lamb, beef, dairy produce and locally harvested fruits and veggies are considered amongst the best in the world. So, indulge yourself and try some mussels and cockles, a delicious seafood chowder, a slow-roasted lamb, oysters, Irish soda bread and home-smoked salmon. Your pudding has to be a traditional one as well so get some Irish flag jelly and finish with a famous Irish coffee!

Travellers and activities

County Donegal for Star Wars fans

Along the Wild Atlantic Way, you can visit many of the location where The Last Jedi was filmed, including Malin Head in Donegal, Brow Head in Cork and Loop Head in Clare. Near Malin Head, one of Donegal’s roads was renamed in tribute to one of the most famous characters in Star Wars, R2D2. A new sign unveiled to mark the spot of the most recent scenes of the franchise were filmed. Besides, it is also a location of great culture, rich history and tangible heritage which now has been complemented with the Star Wars behind the scenes film tour. May the force be with you!

County Donegal for outdoors lovers

When thinking about outdoors, green is the colour. This is what you can find in County Donegal. Nature and green spaces offering stunning views, epic landscapes and perfect beaches that will make your heart race. Take the Atlantic Causeway Coastal Route from Derry~Londonderry to Belfast or vice versa to enjoy its beaches, gorse-covered valleys and cute fishing villages along the way. Another legendary tour is the Wild Atlantic Way from Malin Head to Kinsale Harbour where you will have a once-in-a-lifetime-experience on this sensational journey discovering hidden coves and beaches, wild beauty and buzzing towns and cities. Salmon fishing, hiking and rock-climbing are also outdoors options to enjoy the beautiful scenery.

Up in northern Donegal, most of the close-up scenes between Rey and Luke Skywalker were filmed at Malin Head for the last film of this saga. Many other scenes were also filmed in Ireland.

Top 5 travel tips in County Donegal

1. Admire the Northern Lights

The Northern Lights are on everyone’s bucket list for sure. You just have to get on a plane to County Donegal to enjoy this spectacular natural festival of lights. Looking for the aurora borealis means looking for lack of light pollution and the further north you head to, the higher chance you have. Malin Head is probably your best bet. Although it is hard to predict sometimes, the best time to catch them is from November to February so you better wrap up! Keep an eye on the weather and the geometric storms and enjoy the most beautiful sights.

2. Get ready to catch the waves

For adrenaline junkies and surf enthusiasts this is the right spot as you can ride the greatest waves ever. Surfers from all over the place want to experience the best and coolest surf town in the world. We are talking about Bundoran, a place where passion for surf culture is in every corner, as well as music and pubs. Dunfanaghy, Rossnowlagh and the Fanad Peninsula hare the same passions too. The west coast of Ireland is a surfer’s playground, so do not hesitate when planning your next exciting getaway. The waves will be awaiting!

3. Explore the beaches and coasts

With high standards of water quality, cleanliness and safety the beaches and coves along the coastline are accessible all year-round and boast the Blue Flag status. Visit the popular Inch Beach for kayaking, fishing and picnicking or the famous Mullaghmore Head to ride the highest waves at Prowlers. Enjoy Keem Bay on Achill Island where you find a Blueway snorkel trail. Feel the salty taste on your lips and enjoy one of the world’s most dramatic and impressive coasts.

4. Take a trip to picturesque Tory Island

This magical place is plenty of history and locals speak Irish fluently as it is Donegal’s Gaeltacht area. Inhabited by artists and talented painters and it is just 14km off the Donegal coast and accessed by ferry. The curious thing is that they have a community spokesperson, who acts as the king and he personally greets visitors that come to the island. Learn about the eerie island tale about the graveyard and the Cursing Stone.

5. Visit Slieve League

This is without a doubt the star of County Donegal. Not as busy as the cliffs of Moher but still impressive and stunning. These cliffs on the south west coast are the highest in Europe. Park your car and walk up the cliffs to get terrific views from Donegal Bay and the Sligo Mountains, where the high top of Sliabh Liag is. It will leave you in awe for sure! Experienced walkers should just venture beyond the viewing point onto One Man’s Pass.

FAQ: Frequently asked questions about holiday rentals in County Donegal

How much do you pay on average for holiday rentals in County Donegal?

Our data shows that County Donegal has an average price of £120.54 per night, which is a relatively high one for a destination in Ireland.

When are holiday rentals cheaper in County Donegal?

If it is your aim to save as much as posisble during your visit to County Donegal, go there in March (£111.09 per night on average), February (£112.2), or November (£113.11) to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday letting in County Donegal?

When it comes to looking for a holiday rental in County Donegal, the months when it is most expensive are, in descending order, August, July and June with average prices per night of £150.91, £131.84, and £125.76, respectively.

Is County Donegal a good location for a last-minute getaway?

So you don't run out of accommodation options in County Donegal it is necessary to think ahead, as 50% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.

What are the best months for a sponteneous getaway?

The months when it's the easiest to find free accommodation in County Donegal are March (the average amount of properties that are free reached 73.2% of the total in 2019), May (72.25%), and April (69.25%).

Which months is it more difficult to find available rentals?

According to data from 2019, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in County Donegal are, in order, July (with 16.5% of available rentals), August (21.2%), and September (43%).

How many lettings are available in County Donegal?

Our inventory contains approximately 970 properties from 19 partners.

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