Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Glenties

Enjoy the churches and other features of Glenties. This city's canoeing, surfing and fishing draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Glenties

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Glenties a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandfield Pitch and Putt Course (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Donegal Castle (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Donegal Bay Waterbus (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Donegal Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Gartan Outdoor Adventure Centre (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Gweedore Golf Club (19.5 mi / 31.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Glenties

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glenties is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bluestack Mountains (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Owenea Bridge Standing Stone (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Dooey Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Narin Beach (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Lough Doon (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Tramore Beach (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Glenties

Fly into Donegal (CFN), the closest airport, located 16.6 mi (26.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Letterkenny (LTR-Letterkenny Airfield), which is 25.5 mi (41 km) away.

Where to stay around Glenties?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 109 holiday lettings near Glenties. From 20 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glenties is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Glenties. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • St Connells Cultural and Heritage Museum: 164 holiday lettings
  • Lough Derg: 74 holiday lettings
  • Magaharthy Beach: 116 holiday lettings
  • Rossnowlagh Beach: 128 holiday lettings
  • Narin Beach: 145 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glenties listed on HomeAway 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 Glenties?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 20 Houses in Glenties. Our other popular types of Glenties holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 85 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 85 self catering accommodations

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 internet/wifi in Glenties?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 53 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Glenties. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.