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Main Street, Dunfanaghy, Donegal, Republic of Ireland
T: +353 (0)74 9136208
F: +353 (0)74 9136352
Welcome to the Arnold family hotel and riding stables, Dunfanaghy, County Donegal, overlooking the spectacular scenery of Sheephaven Bay.
Killahoey Beach just a stroll from the hotel is the perfect spot to relax and unwind and absorb the magnificent scenery around the bay. Dunfanaghy 18 hole links course is just a five minute drive from the hotel and guests can enjoy a leisurely round of golf with magnificent scenery at discounted rates compliments of Arnolds Hotel. Horn Head a nine mile, scenic coastal drive overlooking the magnificent cliffs of Horn Head and the offshore islands of Tory and Arranmore.
For those who enjoy an activity break, or just simply a leisure break, we have a variety of packages available including horse riding, where beginners can avail of special discounted rates as guests of Arnolds Hotel for horse riding lessons along Killahoey Beach, whilst the more experienced riders can enjoy a horse riding holiday with accommodation in Arnolds Hotel.
You can choose from horse riding, golf, walking, photography, painting, writer's weekend workshops and leisure breaks, the choice is yours. In addition guests can go surfing, kayaking and cycling. Activity and Leisure Breaks can be booked online.
Guests will enjoy a leisurely break in the relaxed ambience of a traditional family hotel in Donegal, combined with excellent food and hospitality and an opportunity to explore the breathtaking scenery around Sheephaven Bay. Village shopping is excellent with a variety of art galleries, Irish craft shops the famine museum and pottery shop producing local pottery on site.
Guests at Arnolds Hotel can choose from double, twin, family and superior rooms, all of which include ensuite facilities, TV, and a hospitality tray with tea and coffee facilities. A number of bedrooms enjoy stunning views across the bay whilst others enjoy views of the hotel gardens.
During their stay, visitors can feast on high quality Irish cuisine in the relaxed ambiance of Seascapes Restaurant overlooking Horn Head. The restaurant offers a variety of dishes, including, sea food, Irish beef, pork, lamb, poultry and vegetarian options, all freshly prepared using locally sourced produce.
After dinner, guests can stop by the Whiskey Fly Bar, which hosts regular live music sessions, including live traditional Irish music which can be enjoyed by the open turf fires. Guests can also avail of an extensive list of bar food and drinks. The Glenveagh Room with open turf fires offers guests true relaxation to enjoy afternoon tea or after dinner drinks or just simply relax and chill out by the fire with your favourite book.
Dunfanaghy is a tranquil place where travellers can spend time exploring the varied landscape, including Horn Head nine mile scenic frive with miles of walks and stunning scenery, McSwynes Gun Coastal Loop Walk, overlooking Tramore Beach and Tory Island, nearby Ards Forest Park and Glenveagh National Park with miles of signposted walks.