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IrelandWelcome to our page of information, attractions and places of interest around Dunfanaghy. The Dunfanaghy hotels listed below are either in the town or we have given a rough guide as to how far they are from Dunfanaghy. The Republic of Ireland is bound to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the east is the Irish Sea which reconnects to the ocean via the southwest with St. George's Channel and the Celtic Sea. The Republic of Ireland has 26 counties, and five cities — Dublin, Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford. The west-coast of Ireland features cliffs, hills and low mountains. The centre of the country is flat with large areas of bogland. We hope you enjoy your stay and find your ideal accommodation from our list of Dunfanaghy hotels.

Dunfanaghy is a small village in County Donegal. It is located on Ireland's north coast, on the N56 road. It is a scenic resort with the beautiful Killyhoey Beach fringing the Atlantic. The beach features on many of the 18 holes at the scenic Dunfanaghy Golf Club.

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Attractions Horn Head cliffs rise straight out of the water to a height of about 600ft on the ocean side of the peninsula. They are an important colony for breeding seabirds, including the European Shag and the Razorbill. It is designated as an Irish Natural Heritage Area and as a Refuge for Fauna specifically sea birds. Horn Head has many remains of Neolithic stone circles, court tombs and passage tombs and prehistoric field boundaries. About 2 miles north of Dunfanaghy.

Horn Head

Attractions Dunfanaghy Museum. The old workhouse has been turned into a museum to commemorate the victims of the Great Famine (1845 to 1847). Location: In the centre of Dunfanaghy.

Dunfanaghy Museum

Attractions St. Eunan's Cathedral, Letterkenny. Saint Eunan's cathedral was built between 1890 and 1900 in the Victorian neo-Gothic style and is one of the most ornate cathedrals in Ireland. Local Donegal sandstone was used in the construction and the cathedral is furnished in oak with an altar of Carrara Marble. Saint Eunan's spire is 212 feet high. About 16 miles south of Dunfanaghy.

St. Eunan's Cathedral

Attractions Nearby Ards Forest Park, situated in the Ards Peninsula, has miles of walks through beautiful mature trees, miles of sandy beaches, flora and fauna.

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