Buncrana is the principal town and the economic heartbeat of the Inishowen Peninsula. It provides a rich variety of amenities and cultural stimuli which ensure an influence far beyond its size. In the northwest, in tandem with its Northern Ireland neighbors of Derry and the Causeway Coastal Route, Buncrana is one of the most popular holiday destinations acting as a substantial magnet for visitors. Nothing rejuvenates the mind like a walk on the endless sandy beach in the company of enormous Atlantic rollers. While here, you have so many activities to indulge in, including walking on the stunning 5-km-long (3.1-mi) Lisfannon Beach. You can book an Airbnb in County Donegal, or you can come and experience the charm of the county’s small town and stay in one of these Airbnbs in Buncrana, Ireland. Scroll down to find one that complements your tastes.
Want the best Airbnb in Buncrana? This warm and cozy room located in a really peaceful area with beautiful mountain and sea views. The apartment is located only 700 meters (765 yards) from Swans Park and 1.5 kilometers (0.9 miles) to the coastal beaches and mountains. Your space is a large double room with an en-suite bathroom. In the living room, you have a comfy sofa, TV, air conditioner, dining table, and a coffee table. Your spacious sleeping area has a king-size bed, a mirror, shoe rack, and adjacent to it, there is a bathroom. The bathroom is equipped with a bath, shower, a sink, and a water closet. Free linen and toiletries are provided by the host.
Beautiful Room in a Peaceful LocationBuncrana, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsbeautiful view huge room and shower soft bedit was a pleasure to arrive at breakfast and enjoy the wonderful vista through the large windowseasy breakfast with cereals on the table just to hope yourself whenever you want convenientwe also enjoyed the breakfast and would recommend to stay thereextremely clean comfortable and warmthe bedroom was spacious very clean and comfortablethe room is very spacious et clean and the sheets very softa lovely bright clean house with a very spacious and comfortable ensuite roomthe room was very comfy and spotlessly clean
Host:the hosts were greatpaul was a great hostsarah and paul are wonderful hostshosts are also lovely friendly peoplesarah and paul are very easy going friendly and welcoming hostsRead more reviewslovely place to stay - very peaceful and nice views with proximity to restaurants and pubs
This is a cozy and spacious two-bedroom apartment located in the heart of Buncrana. The apartment is 100 meters (109 yards) from the town center, a three-minute walk to the Buncrana beaches and a short walking distance to the local parks where you will experience great scenery, lively bars, and restaurants. With all that mentioned, this apartment is the base to be while you are visiting Buncrana. This double-storeyed apartment consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living space and a kitchen. The bedrooms are located on the first floor. In the main bedroom, you will find a double bed while the second bedroom has two double beds. In the living room, you have a comfy sofa, a television, coffee table, and an air conditioner. The kitchen is equipped with a microwave, blender, fridge, and an oven. Free parking can also be found on the premises.
Town Centre Apartment, Buncrana, DonegalBuncrana, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsfree parking and great wifi signalwe were able to use the washer dryer and ironing board easilygot to say your beds are so comfortable i’ve felt like we where in our own bedthe apartment is perfectly situated and loads of extra amenitiesthe beds are so comfortable we had a great nights sleepextremely clean and nice appartmentvery comfortable clean and convenientthis place was very clean convenient well equipped and comfortableplace was clean and comfy had a great two nights sleep thereplace is very clean spacious and homelike
Host:host is kind to provide things such as eggs bread and drinkssuch a great host and great apartmentwarm friendly and accommodating hosts on handsuper place great host highly recommendednice apartment well equipped and a thoughtful hostRead more reviewsideal apartment and fantastic location to buncrana towngreat location and excellent valuethe location was fantasticperfect location in buncrana an easy walk to everythingalso walking distance to beautiful beaches
Come and create new memories in Buncrana as you spend your nights in this private en-suite room. It is located in a bungalow near the gateway to the beautiful Inishowen Peninsula in north Donegal and only a 20-minute walk to the town of Buncrana. The bungalow overlooks the wonderful Lough Swilly and it is less than a three-minute walk to the beaches, restaurants, and bars. Your space consists of a private en-suite bedroom and shared common spaces. There is also a private patio that is perfect for sunbathing or just relaxing. Your en-suite room has two double beds and a bathroom that has a bath, sink, shower and a water closet. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioner, and access to the shared kitchen. A free and secured parking can also be found within the compound.
Suil Nua - En-suite rooms - Stunning views-B&BBuncrana, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsthe food views and rooms were perfectthe rooms are spacious with wifi and excellent en suite facilitiesthe apartment of paul and breda is amazing to live in with such a beautiful viewthe hospitality the nice view the nice rooms the excellent breakfast etcthe breakfast was also a lot with a huge variatyrooms clean and comfortablethe apartment is very clean and each room had a separate bathroomrooms are very clean extremely comfortable bedsthe rooms are quiet clean and lovely
Host:paul was an amazing hostpaul and breda are wonderful hostspaul is a very welcoming and accommodating hostpaul and breda are truly wonderful welcoming hosts of a lovely airbnbthe hosts are very kind and knowledgeable about the region with plenty of helpful tipsRead more reviewsit's a great location to be able to walk right into town yet you get peace and quietthe rooms are bright and spacious and the location is spectacularpaul's house is ideally situated close to the beach in all calmbeautiful coastal walking path starting from the househe was easily contactable and the house was in a brilliant location
If you are searching for a spacious house that is located in a very peaceful and calm environment, then this private en-suite room is your best choice. It is located in a bungalow near the gateway to the beautiful Inishowen peninsula, only a 20-minute walk to the center of Buncrana. The bungalow is less than a three-minute walk to the beaches, restaurants, shops, cafes, and bars. Your space consists of a private en-suite bedroom with a terrace and shared common spaces. The room also has two double beds, and a bathroom that has a bath, sink, shower and a water closet. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioner, access to the shared kitchen, free parking, and a terrace that gives you the views of the wonderful Lough Swilly.
Suil Nua 2 - En-suite room - Stunning views - B&BCounty Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsthe room itself was comfortable and privatethe room is comfortable and conducive to a good night's sleepit is comfortable clean and cozythe room was private and very cleanthe room was massive & spotlessly clean- lovely touches with fruit & water
Host:paul was an excellent hostpaul was probably the best host i ever metpaul is a really attentive host who is really good at making you feel at homethey were very hospitable and accommodating and we enjoyed our chat over some teapaul was extremely helpful & friendlyRead more reviewswould definitely revisit this location and left feeling really well looked afterit is also close to the beautiful coastal footpatha fantastic location great rooms lovely hosts and a delicious breakfastgreat hosts great location great breakfast recommend it to anyonewe took s lovely walk along lough swilly and wished we had more time to spend
Complete your perfect vacation plans by booking this beach house in Buncrana. It is located on the main street, with all the restaurants, shops cafes, and bars at your doorstep. From this location, you will be only five minutes’ walk away from the beaches, parks, rivers and a 15-minute walk from a golf course. The Buncrana Townhouse is a three-story building with four bedrooms, a living room, two bathrooms, and a kitchen. The living room has a comfortable sofa, an armchair, a piano, TV, high ceilings, and open fireplaces. Adjacent to the living room, you have a well-equipped kitchen that has a microwave, oven, fridge, and utensils. Two of your sleeping areas has a double bed each while the other two bedrooms are equipped with two single beds each. Towels, linen and free parking are provided by the host.
Buncrana Townhouse - Traditional Irish TownhouseBuncrana, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewswe had a very comfortable stay beds were very comfortablewe spent a very comfortable time there and richard is an absolute gentlemanwe had a very comfortable stay at the old townhousethe comfort of the beds and the quality of the bedding was excellenteverything was very clean and tidythe house was clean and comfortablevery comfortable and spotlessly cleaneverything is very clean and the kitchen is well equippedan old house clean plenty of space with a modern kitchen
Host:the hosts were extremely helpful at every opportunityrichard is a great host very friendlyrichard is a very helpful host we had lovely stayrichard is a wobderful host with great recommendations and knowledge of the areahost was very helpful and couldn’t do more would definitely recommendRead more reviewslocation wise it it perfectly situated in the centrehouse is just as described and perfectly located in the main street close to everythinglovely house in a great locationhouse is in the perfect location in the town but just a short walk to the beachthe townhouse is a great central location for touring the inishowen peninsula
Joanne offers you this luxurious accommodation at a very affordable price. Booking this accommodation means that you will be 100 meters (109.3 yards) from the heart of Buncrana. From this position, you can access shops, supermarkets, theaters, museums, and an arboretum. Your room consists of a spacious living room that has a comfy sofa, a dining table, and a cable TV. The sleeping areas include your main bedroom which has a bedside lamp, a drawer, and a double bed. The second bedroom has two single beds and a bedside lamp. You will also have access to the kitchen which has a microwave, oven, kettle, toaster, washing machine, and a fridge. Internet, linen, and parking are also provided by the host.
Apt No.3 Buncrana (Beach Views)Buncrana, Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsvery nice apartment with good amenitieswe had a lovely stay in joanne's apartment and the place was lovely with plenty of extraslovely apartment with a lovely sea view within walking distance of everything buncrana has to offer
Host:joanne is a lovely friendly host gave us lots of advise and recommendationsperfect host great apartment and great locationgreat host location and apartmentRead more reviewsideal for kids and flat and road quietamazing wee flat we stayed for ckonmany festival reasonably priced good location and super clean
If you’re looking for great Airbnbs in Buncrana, Ireland, check this one out. Eileen’s Cottage is a semidetached house located in a quiet and secure neighborhood, only a 10-minute walk from Buncrana town center. From this location, you are only a short walk to Swan Park, museums, arboretum, restaurants, hotels, cafes, spa, and theaters. In this cottage, you have two comfortable sofas, a TV, a coffee table, and a sound system in the living room. The sleeping area consists of three bedrooms. The main bedroom has a king-size bed, the second bedroom has a double bed, and the third bedroom has two single beds. In the kitchen, you have a dining table, an induction hob, an oven, kettle, microwave, washing machine, and a fridge. You will also have access to a private bathroom that has a walk-in shower and a toilet. Guests should always feel free to use the garden as they want.
Charlie's CottageBuncrana, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsbeautiful view out the living room windowthe kitchen and bath had very nice cabinetry and plenty of space on countertopslovely comfortable home with washer and dryer separate appliancesclean and perfect family spacethe house is very modern big clean and was very warm in a cold dayRead more reviewsgreat location central to town and main routesalso close to derry which is an interesting place to visitlovely house with lots of room only a ten minute walk from the main streetgreat location to town eileen's place has all of the comforts you need for a relaxing getaway in ireland
Carolina Cottage is great space nestled on the shores of Lough Swilly, a ten-minute drive to Buncrana town. You will fall in love with this cottage because it is located in a very quiet and secure location next to the scenic Inishowen Peninsula. By booking this cottage, you will be close to social amenities such as hotels, restaurants, bars, a spa, museums, theaters, and arboretum. Your space is a three bedroomed house that has a private bathroom, a living room, and a kitchen. the main bedroom has a king-size bed and a closet while the second bedroom has two single beds and a drawer. In the kitchen, you will be relieved to find out that it is fully equipped with a microwave, toaster, oven, washing machine, and a fridge. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, cable TV, air conditioner, linen, access to the garden, and a secure parking space.
Carolina Cottage, Porthaw Glen, Buncrana.Porthaw Glen, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsthe house was very comfortable and had a well equipped kitchenbeautiful cottage which was very cleanvery clean house in a great locationreally comfortable clean and welcoming home just a really happy place
Host:apart from the unspoiled beauty of pothaw beach the hosts were incredible peopleRead more reviewsclose to a great beach and coastal pathit is the perfect place to escape for a relaxing time away from it alla superb location with seclusion and nestled in the woodland by the coastour hosts were super and close by if we needed anything
One of the coziest holiday homes in Buncrana, this is a lovely four-bedroom, semi-detached and self-catering accommodation situated in the shores of the beautiful Lough Swilly. The house is just a five-minute walk to the town center, close to shops, restaurants hotels, spas, museums, and theaters. This is the place to be if you are looking forward to exploring the Inishowen Peninsula. As you enter your new home, you will be welcomed by a spacious living room that is equipped with a sofa set, TV, air conditioner, a coffee table and an indoor fireplace. Adjacent to the living room, you have your fully-equipped kitchen that has a microwave, oven, toaster, cooktop and a fridge. Your sleeping area consists of four bedrooms. The master bedroom is an en-suite and it has a comfortable king-size bed, a closet, and a working space for your laptop. The second bedroom has a double bed while the rest of the rooms have two single beds each. Free parking is also available on the premises.
21 BurwoodBuncrana, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsdebbie's house is spacious and spotlessly cleanit has modern decor and was spotlessly cleanRead more reviews
Host:excellent host very accommodating responsive and helpful at all times
This 100-year-old property is the missing piece in your perfect vacation plan. If you need a house to rent in Buncrana, this one is situated just off the town center, close to many social amenities such as restaurants, hotels, beaches, cafes, spas, and bars. This is the perfect spot to be if you are planning to explore the sandy beaches, the mountains and the seaside town of Buncrana. In your accommodation, you have access to the full house that has three bedrooms, a kitchen, a living room, and a private bathroom. You have a king-size bed in the main bedroom, a double bed in the second bedroom, and a bunk bed in the third bedroom. The kitchen is well furnished and has a microwave, toaster, blender, cooktop, and a fridge. Other amenities included in the package includes a TV, Wi-Fi, linen, and a secure parking.
Irish Town House Buncrana, Wild Atlantic WayBuncrana, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsfacilities were great: four beds including a king-size bathroom sitting room kitchen with cooking facilities and very cleanthe house is old but was clean and cosy just what we were looking for
Host:host very responsive and availablezoe was very helpful and i would stay there againRead more reviewsgreat location in the heart of the town with everything we needed within a short walkfor the price and location it was well worth itthe location was excellent for us in a quiet street just minutes walk from bars and restaurants
Accommodations for everyone
As you tour the town, do not forget to get yourself a comfortable accommodation at a very affordable price. Book one of these Airbnbs in Buncrana, Ireland, and experience an amazing stay.
Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs in Buncrana, Ireland
1. Which Airbnbs in Buncrana are good for couples?
If you’re planning a romantic holiday to Buncrana with your special someone, this private en suite room in a bungalow overlooking Lough Swilly is perfect. Continental breakfast is included and there’s a lovely deck with a view of the sea.
2. Which Airbnbs in Buncrana are good for families?
There are many options for families holidaying in Buncrana, such as this town center apartment for four. Bigger families can book this traditional Irish townhouse that has four bedrooms or this 100-year-old townhouse with three bedrooms.
3. Which Airbnbs in Buncrana have nice views?
If you’re always on the search for accommodation with a view, the best Airbnbs in Buncrana for you include this beautiful room in a peaceful location, as the property has beautiful mountain and sea views, or this private en suite room in a bungalow overlooking Lough Swilly.
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