Inishowen Gateway Hotel

Rated 8.3 in 835 reviews. 67 rooms.


Located only 15 minutes from Derry City and 25 minutes from Letterkenny our hotel is perfect as a base to explore Donegal and Derry.

Situated in picturesque Buncrana, The Inishowen Gateway Hotel offers a luxury spa, a 20-metre pool, and a modern Irish restaurant. With colourful bedrooms, the hotel has wonderful views of Lough Swilly and guests can go golfing for free at Buncrana Golf Course right next to the hotel.

The spacious rooms are sumptuously decorated with rich fabrics and ornamental cushions, and all feature a work desk, tea and coffee facilities and a modern en suite bathroom. Room service is also available, and most rooms have scenic lake views.

The Loughview Bar serves a light lunch and traditional evening menu, and the Peninsula Restaurant serves creative cuisine using local produce in more formal surroundings. The grand Lisfannon Banqueting Suite offers a popular Sunday cavery.

The Seagrass Wellbeing Spa features a sauna, indoor swimming pool and wellness centre, with an extensive range of indulgent beauty treatments available. The Inishowen Gateway offers free private parking and free Wi-Fi, and overlooks the Buncrana golf club.

Just 15 minutes’ from Derry, Inishowen Gateway Hotel is also only 30 minutes from Letterkenny. Glenveagh National park can be reached in an hour, and there are a number of golf clubs within 15 minutes’ drive, including The North West Golf Club and Greencastle Golf Club.

Spa Facilities

  • Spa facilities
  • Steam room
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Couples massage
  • Hand massage
  • Full body massage
  • Fitness
  • Fitness classes
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Kids' pool
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Heated pool
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrub
  • Light therapy

Available Rooms

2 guests




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  2. Subway

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  3. Roddens Bar

    Fantastic bar. Not much in the way of frills, but always has great live music and a great atmosphere.

    0.9 km from hotel
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  4. Oscars

    Pas mal sans plus...

    1.0 km from hotel

  5. O'Flaherty's Bar

    1.1 km from hotel
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  6. Buncrana

    1.1 km from hotel
    Main Street

  7. The Harbour Inn

    Today's Special.... Beef & Ribs 6oz Steak & Slow cooked BBQ Ribs €16.95

    1.1 km from hotel
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  8. The Red Door Country House

    Chocolate Fondant dessert - it's divine!

    4.6 km from hotel