The Inishowen Gateway Hotel offers the perfect place to get away with all the family in terms of Family Hotels in Donegal.  We have everything you may need to ensure all of the family are entertained throughout your stay.


Family facilities here with us include:

  • Planet Active Kids Club which runs 2 sessions daily with a range of activites for the kiddies (open weekends and School holidays)
  • Planet Imagination Workshop offering children the opportunity to make a tresured keep sake of their holiday
  • Leisure Centre with 20 metre deck level pool and we run family fun hours twice daily
  • Large, comfortable family rooms to cater for larger familys
  • Interconnecting rooms available on request to allow more comfort
  • Additional cots and camp beds available on request
  • Seagrass Spa and Wellbeing Centre allowing Mum some 'me' time
  • Buncrana Golf Course for Dad to perfect his swing, complimentary for residents (subject to availability)
  • Kids menu in both our Peninsula Restaurant and Lough View Bar
  • Access to Lisfannon Beach right next to the hotel for when the sun does shine
  • Buncrana Town park only a short walk from hotel grounds

We can’t guarantee you sunshine but we can guarantee that the kids will have a out of this world experience in Planet Active and Planet Imagination. Planet Active offers families the chance to have the kids supervised and entertained by our kids Club Leaders. It opens as follows:

  • Weekends (except November), mid term breaks and daily during the summer months (July/August) making it one of the most sought after family hotel kid clubs in Donegal.
  • Planet Imagination Workshops during Summer Holidays only. 
  • Our other packages do not have Planet Active access included but children can attend at a fee of €3.50 per child
  • Family Funcation Packages include all sessions into planet active per day and one workshop in Planet Imagination when applicable.
  • Movie Night also complimentary.
  • Both fun filled areas are fully supervised during specified hours by trained staff ensuring your kids safety at all times
  • Planet Active Kids Club closes throughout November to allow Santa and his Elves to transform it into Santa's Kingdom in time for opening night on the 22nd November 2019