Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Glenties

Enjoy the churches and other features of Glenties. This city's canoeing, surfing and fishing draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Glenties

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Glenties a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandfield Pitch and Putt Course (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Donegal Castle (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Donegal Bay Waterbus (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Donegal Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Gartan Outdoor Adventure Centre (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Gweedore Golf Club (19.5 mi / 31.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Glenties

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Glenties is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bluestack Mountains (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Owenea Bridge Standing Stone (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Dooey Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Narin Beach (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Lough Doon (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Tramore Beach (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Glenties

Fly into Donegal (CFN), the closest airport, located 16.6 mi (26.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Letterkenny (LTR-Letterkenny Airfield), which is 25.5 mi (41 km) away.

Where to stay around Glenties?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 110 vacation rentals near Glenties. From 21 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Glenties for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Glenties?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Glenties. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St Connells Cultural and Heritage Museum: 159 vacation rentals
  • International Applachian Trail: 109 vacation rentals
  • Bundoran Beach: 139 vacation rentals
  • Rossnowlagh Beach: 126 vacation rentals
  • Abbey Assaroe: 125 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glenties listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Glenties?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 21 Houses in Glenties. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glenties include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 85 rentals available
  • Cottages: 85 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Glenties?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 52 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Glenties. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.