Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Donegal

The wildlife and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Donegal. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, sightseeing and local tours. 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 and attractions in Donegal

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Donegal a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Living Treasures Animal Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Kooser State Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Glades Pike Winery (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Greendance Winery (10.6 mi / 17 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Donegal

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Donegal. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kooser State Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Plaza Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Somerset County Memorial Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Donegal

Fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), the closest airport, located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), which is 32.4 mi (52.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Donegal?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 277 vacation rentals near Donegal. From 58 Houses to 107 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 Donegal for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fallingwater: 432 vacation rentals
  • Cucumber Falls: 348 vacation rentals
  • Idlewild and SoakZone: 317 vacation rentals
  • Fort Ligonier: 320 vacation rentals
  • Laurel Hill State Park: 346 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Donegal 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 Donegal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 58 Houses in Donegal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Donegal include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 107 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available
  • Cottages: 22 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 pool in Donegal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 212 vacation rentals with pool available in Donegal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.