WELCOME TO THE WILD ATLANTIC WAY STARTING POINT!
The Inishowen Gateway Hotel in Donegal is a three-star property located on the Inishowen peninsula, North East Donegal, an area of outstanding natural beauty and the hidden treasure of Donegal’s stunning landscape. Located only a short 15 minute drive from Derry and 30 minutes from Letterkenny, our Hotel in Donegal offers an ideal base to explore the surrounding area and the Wild Atlantic Way route.
Together with 80 well appointed bedrooms our guests can enjoy our Leisure Centre with 20 metre swimming pool, jacuzzi, steam room and sauna throughout their stay or avail of a beauty treatment whilst taking time out in the relaxation room in the Seagrass Spa & Wellbeing Centre. Seagrass Spa has seven treatment rooms and a gorgeous range of bespoke luxury treatments to choose from. Why not try our Dry Bar which offers guests the choice of Blow Dry's, Upstyle's or luxury hair treatments, all in our beautifully decorated dedicated hair salon.
With stunning views over lough Swilly, our Peninsula Restaurant offers a choice of menus for guests to avail of during a visit to our fabulous property, or simply relax in our Lough View Bar with a drink and enjoy one of our many Live Music evenings. The Inishowen Gateway Hotel is a fantastic place to get away with all the family. Delight your children with a Family Funcation break and an out of this world experience in Planet Active and Planet Imagination. Mid term breaks are now available to view here.
Planet Active is an indoor kids zone, where we ensure every child enjoys a world of fun and play when they visit. Our Donegal family hotel supervise children from age 4 years. We transform Planet Active into Santa's Kingdom in November each year which opens from the 22nd November 2019.
This hotel in Donegal is perfect for activity breaks in Ireland. Enjoy a leisurely game of golf on Buncrana golf course, complimentary to residents (subject to availability), explore the rich culture and heritage of Buncrana by strolling along the Buncrana Heritage Trail or enjoy the golden sandy shores along Lisfannon beach next to the hotel grounds.
Inishowen was selected as the filming location for the new Star Wars Episode VIII movie released in December 2017 so take yourself on a journey of discovery during your stay to a galaxy not too far far away!
The Wild Atlantic Way offers explorers a rich haven of scenic routes to follow by travelling along the Inishowen 100. As one of only two Buncrana Hotels in the town, we pride ourselves on offering all our guests a warm Donegal welcome and the very best of hospitality and service throughout your stay.
The fabulous scenic surroundings, outdoor activities, golf, and walking are the ingredients to make your stay one of the most relaxing in Donegal.