The county of Donegal offers plenty of adventures that will please anyone who loves the outdoors. Ride the majestic waves of Killahoey Beach or go hiking on Malin Head Loop. It is also home to Glenveagh National Park, where you will find all sorts of flora and fauna. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to stroll on the coast of Carrick or check out the panoramic views from Bundoran. The county also has plenty of glamping spots that not only allow you to experience something new but also let you become close to nature. For a heart-warming trip, read on for the top glamping spots in Donegal, Ireland.
1. Spacious yurt overlooking Lough Mardal (from USD 177)
This lakeside yurt is part of Lough Mardal Lodge and features a bed under a skylight, putting guests in the perfect position for stargazing. Featuring a kitchen, a lounge area, and a fireplace, this magical yurt promises a comfortable stay. This yurt, located on 90 acres (36.4 hectares) of land, is perfect for 2.
You can easily go fishing or swimming during your stay. Donegal Bay and the Blue Stack Mountains are near for those who want an adventure.
Lough Mardal Lodge Lakeside GlampingBradlieve, Co. Donegal, IrelandSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:most interesting room with a view that i have ever been invery well stocked in the communal kitchenthe yurts are brilliant with luxury comforts epic bed and a brilliant wood burnerthe lodge is a short walk and has an amazing kitchen and communal spacethe bed was amazing and the decor was stunning
Cleanliness:the yurts are beautiful decorated clean and simple for your quiet and private getawaythe space is super clean with thoughtful designthe yurt was sparkling clean and very comfortablethe yurts are beautifully decorated comfortable and super cleanthe communal building is also really nice with super clean and great showers and toilets
Host:the hosts are brilliant friendly and very helpfulRead more reviews
Location:a truly special place in a stunning locationgood location about 15mins from donegal and a short drive to a couple beautiful beachesawesome location and the perfect spot to switch off thank you for having usthe place was beautiful and uniquefabulous location luxurious yurts sparkling clean amenities and very environmentally conscience building and living
2. Cozy glamping pod close to beaches (from USD 115)
This beautiful pod is located in the heart of Dunfanaghy with a view of the Muckish mountain as its backdrop. The one-bedroom accommodation can fit two guests, who will have access to a lounge area, a kitchenette, and a shared bathroom. This place is also a surfer’s paradise since it is located right behind a surf school.
To top it all off, Tramore Beach and Killahoey Beach are just steps away from the property.
Glamping Pod "Ards"Dunfanaghy, County Donegal, IrelandSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:excellent amenities very cosy and comfortable
Cleanliness:a wonderful stay very clean and comfortablevery clean and the host and her colleagues were so welcoming and friendly
Host:staff are amazing all so friendly and welcomingeveryone is so friendly and our host made sure we were happy i’m sure we’ll be back againextremely pleasant hosting from judith and the staff at the surf schooljudith was a really welcoming and helpful host definitely will come back we loved itRead more reviews
Location:fantastic stay location is perfectvery cosy stay in a great location with everything you need very close bycosy pod in a brilliant locationreally lovely well-equipped pod which is right in the town and close to everything you will needgreat location the pod was so cozy and felt a lot bigger than what was on the pictures
3. Sleepy Hut (from USD 37)
Sleepy Hut is located in the middle of tranquil woodland. Carrickfinn Blue Flag Beach and the mountain of Errigal are just a short drive away, making this the perfect home base for those who love outdoor sports. Plenty of pubs are close by, too.
The accommodation can sleep up to two guests, who can also bring a dog with them. You can hang out in the covered patio and garden or make use of the communal kitchen.
Sleepy Hut - all-year-round wooden camping hutCrolly, County Donegal, IrelandSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:the hut was very cosy and comfortable and there was a really nice atmosphere in the campsite
Cleanliness:the sleepy hut was so very lovely clean comfortable and such a unique experiencelovely quirky campsite exceptionally clean which is very comforting due to the current situationthe communal areas are well stocked with hand sanitisers and cleaning productsplenty of facilities and very cleanevery possible need was anticipated with a variety of thoughtful touches and the site is kept sparklingly clean
Host:friendly and accommodating hostshosts were warm and welcomingnic & ian are both very friendly and ready to helpamazing campsite and lovely hostian and nic are great hosts and were extremely helpfulRead more reviews
Location:the location is great as wellexcellent compact campsite in good locationvery comfortable and a beautiful locationeasy to get to by foot/bus if that's how you're traveling right near a couple of pubs toovery close to some beautiful walks and beaches too
4. Cozy tipi with great location (from USD 133)
This tipi is part of Basecamp Knader, which sits along the Wild Atlantic Way between Knader Forest and Assaroe Lake. Guests can enjoy many activities nearby, such as surfing and hiking. There is also a beach just five minutes away. After a fun-filled day, relax in front of a campfire.
The tipi itself comes with two beds, perfect for a group of three. Plenty of blankets will keep you warm during your stay. Overall, this is the perfect spot for those seeking a quiet retreat.
Deluxe Native American Tipi - Farmstay & GlampingBallyshannon, County Donegal, IrelandSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:the breakfast left for us was a lovely touch for our morningsuch a lovely experience the tipis are amazing and the campfire breakfast bits are a nice touch
Cleanliness:the tipi was tidy and cleanthe shower room and bathroom were also cleanthe cookhouse was spacious and cleantipi was class - really clean and surprisingly warmthe tipi's themselves were amazing - very clean and comfortable
Host:hosts are very informative friendly and helpfulpaul is an amazing hostpaul is an absolute gent lovely chatting to him and very helpfulpaul is a great host always welcoming and checking inlovely place with even lovelier hostsRead more reviews
Location:beautiful location and fantastic tipisperfect quirky accommodation and ideal location to exploreit's very cute and there's lots of walking trails nearbywe had a wonderful stay in an amazing locationgreat location and brilliant host
5. The Wonderly Wagon (from USD 68)
The Wonderly Wagon is a lovely rental with a priceless view. Located in Fintown, it offers plenty of opportunities for you to enjoy hiking and cycling. Aghla Mountain and Loch Muck are just 1 kilometer (0.6 miles) away. When you don’t feel like going anywhere, you can simply relax in the garden.
Inside the caravan are a bunk bed and a kitchenette, ideal for two. Guests will also have access to a private bathroom. Despite being located outside, it has WiFi. Those arriving here in a car can take advantage of the free parking.
The Wonderly Wagon
Parking Pets allowed Garden Fishing Free parking Internet services Hiking Cycling
6. Lovely yurt for four (from USD 96)
This quaint Mongolian yurt near the Wild Atlantic Way offers a great experience for adventurous travelers. With two beds and a shared bathroom, this accommodation is the perfect spot for a getaway with your loved ones. You feel right at home thanks to the presence of running electricity, a kitchenette, and a patio. A few breakfast items will be provided so that you can start off your day on a good note. An indoor fireplace will keep everyone warm. To top it all off, the front door can be locked, guaranteeing everyone’s safety.
A local forest is nearby if you want to go hiking.
Glamping in a cosy Donegal YurtCounty Donegal, IrelandSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:bed and pull-out sofa are very comfortablewe were lucky with weather so enjoyed breakfast outsidebathroom and kitchen were fully equipped and super clean
Cleanliness:very clean very tidy and cosyit was absolutely spotlessly clean and very well maintainedbeautiful yurt and sparkling cleaneverything was spotlessly clean and exactly as statedbeautiful place spotless clean very friendly hosts
Host:the host was very nice and well explainedthe hosts where fantastic and very helpfulpatricia is a lovely hostlovely and helpful host who was available for communicationpatricia is a lovely host very helpful and informativeRead more reviews
Location:definitely recommend staying here great locationideal location for discovering county donegalwe stayed here for 2 nights for my sons birthday great location few miles from letterkennygreat location for accessing the surrounding area with an easy check-in/out boxthis place is just amazing
7. Wonderful yurt with beautiful views
This traditional Mongolian yurt, situated along the Wild Atlantic Way, offers a wonderful experience. It has two single beds inside and offers access to a shared bathroom. With a mini-fridge, running water, and utensils available for guests, this yurt will make sure that stay will be hassle-free. You can even make coffee or tea using the kettle.
Book this yurt if you want to see panoramic views of the Irish landscape.
Glamping Experience in Magical Donegal YurtDerrybeg, Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:very comfortable tea & coffee provided and even a bar of chocolate eachthe breakfast was lovely too would definitely recommend
Cleanliness:comfortable clean bed linen and fresh towelswas very clean and well looked aftereverywhere was spotless and i couldn't fault itwe loved the yurt it was cosy and clean and the beds were very comfortableit was beautiful inside and very clean and james was very welcoming
Host:james was a lovely hosthost and his family were wonderful people who provided spot on tips suggestions and hospitalityjames was a great host and communicated everything really clearlyamazing yurt expierence james is a lovely host very talented he build it all by himselfgreat place very friendly hostsRead more reviews
Location:very cute place and lots to see nearbyvery cool yurt and locationa lot of beautiful places just a few minutes away from the locationlovely place for a break from busy lifestylereally enjoyed staying in the yurt quick walk into the town but perfectly quiet at night
8. Colorful hut with parking
This quiet hut in the middle of a forest can fit two guests. It offers a porch where you can catch priceless views. Guests will have everything they need, such as a duvet, a mini-fridge, and utensils. Coffee-making facilities will be provided, as well. To top it all off, breakfast is provided.
A supermarket and pub are nearby if you need anything. Other establishments, such as restaurants and cafes, are a short drive away. Parking is available on site for added convenience.
Glamping Experience in Unique Donegal Gypsy CabinDerrybeg, Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:really comfortable stay with handy facilities
Cleanliness:it is clean and calmpods were clean and tidythe bathroom and shower was clean and brightthe place is clean and well keptexcellent value for money and extremely clean and tidy
Host:our hosts were very welcoming and helpfuljames was a great hostvery helpful with directions and showing us around the hutshosts were helpful and informativejames is a really nice host a truly genuine guyRead more reviews
Location:excellent accommodation very central locationsuper cute and cosy gipsy caravan in beautiful location close to the glenveagh national parknice location in a lovely part of donegalwe loved our stay in james unique little corner in derrybegthe location is a great place for a stop along the way for a nights rest
Have a great time in Donegal
Enjoy beautiful views and meet wildlife while having access to modern amenities, such as plush beds, when you go glamping. Donegal offers plenty of beautiful outdoor attractions. If you want to experience it to the fullest, book any of the top glamping spots in Donegal, Ireland, now.
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