Relaxing Golf

With three full 18 Hole Golf Courses nearby if you like Golfing then Bundoran is perfect!

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Beautiful Scenery

From Donegal Castle to the Famous Marble Arch Caves Donegal has it all!

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Horse Riding

Horse riding for beginners to advanced only minutes nearby!

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Family Fun

From Water World and Blue Flag Beaches to Fun Fairs and Amusements we are a perfect location for a family holiday.

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Top Surfing Location

From world class waves to lessons for beginners, Bundoran is Ireland's Top Surf Location!

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Night Life

If your looking for trendy night clubs or a cosy traditional Irish Pub its all here in Bundoran

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Fantastic Fishing Locations

For River and Lake fishing to Sea Angling in the Atlantic Ocean, Bundoran is a perfect location for Fishing!

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Donegal Castle
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Things to do - Site Seeing

Donegal CastleBuilt by the O'Donnell chieftain in the 15th century, beside the River Eske, the Castle has extensive 17th century additions by Sir Basil Brooke. The Castle is furnished throughout and includes Persian rugs and French tapestries. Information panels chronicle the history of the Castle owners from the O'Donnell chieftains to the Brooke family. Limited access for people with disabilities to the ground floor.

Donegal CastleLocation: In the centre of Donegal Town

Guided Tours: Available every hour.
Max. No: 35
Duration: 30 mins

Leaflet/Guide Booklet: English, Irish, French, German, Italian and Spanish.

Bus Route(s): Contact Bus Eireann Travel Centre +353 1 836 6111

Restaurant/Tearooms: N/A

Seasonal Events: N/A

Photography / Video allowed: Yes. Commercial photography requires permission

Donegal Castle (Donegal)

Contact Details


Address: Donegal Town

Telephone No: +353 74 9722405

Fax No: +353 74 9722436

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Opening Hours


Easter - Mid September: Daily, 10:00 - 18:00.

Mid September - Early April , Thurs - Mon incl  09.30 - 16.30.

Last Admission: 45 mins. before closing

Average Length of Visit: 45 mins. - 1 hour


Admission Fees

D Adult: €4.00 
Sen/Group: €3.00 
Child/Student: €2.00 
Family: €10.00



Exhibitions, public toilets

Restaurants/Tearooms: N/A