Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Donegal

The wildlife and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Donegal. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, sightseeing and local tours. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Donegal

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Donegal a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Living Treasures Animal Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Kooser State Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Glades Pike Winery (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Greendance Winery (10.6 mi / 17 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Donegal

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Donegal. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kooser State Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Plaza Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Somerset County Memorial Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Donegal

Fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), the closest airport, located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), which is 32.4 mi (52.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Donegal?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 266 holiday rentals around Donegal. From 54 Houses to 107 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Donegal is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Donegal?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Donegal. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Laurel Hill State Park: 336 holiday rentals
  • Fort Ligonier: 313 holiday rentals
  • Saint Emma Monastery: 39 holiday rentals
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site: 311 holiday rentals
  • Latrobe Station: 79 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Donegal listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Donegal?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 54 Houses in Donegal. Our other popular types of Donegal holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 107 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 18 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 18 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Donegal?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 210 holiday homes with pool available in Donegal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.