The Holyrood Hotel

Blue River Leisure Centre & Escape Spa , Bundoran, Co Donegal

The Holyrood Hotel and Escape Spa is located right in the heart of the beautiful town of Bundoran, just steps away from the gorgeous Blue Flag beach. Bundoran is the gateway to the magnificent North West and on the Wild Atlantic Way. The leisure centre with swimming pool, Canadian hot tub and sauna and wonderful spa offers an excellent place to relax and unwind before enjoying a delicious meal in the restaurant. The great location, cosy rooms, warm welcome and delicious food are all what make the Holyrood Hotel a fantastic choice for a break away. 

Take the opportunity to visit some of our local attractions - the world famous Belleek Pottery Visitor Centre, Kings House Boyle, Glenveagh National Park, Marble Arch Caves, Donegal Castle, Magees of Donegal, Sliabh Liag, Ulster American Folk Park, Lissadell House, Yeats Country and Shopping in Sligo or Enniskillen just 30 mins by coach - or just sit back relax and let us look after you.

We can arrange activities throughout the week such as bowling, bingo, aqua aerobics, chess etc. We can also recommend Gardening Tours, Educational Tours and Religious Tours. Lough Derg is open for Day Pilgrimages in May & June.

Midweek 2DBB, Stay Third Night FREE - €148 pps, September

Starts: 12 Jul 2018    Ends: 12 Jul 2019

Enjoy 2 Nights Bed and Full Irish Breakfast Plus A Delicious 4 Course Meal in the Watermelon Restaurant Each Evening PLUS You Can Stay The Third Night Bed with Full Irish Breakfast FREE

The Holyrood Hotel is Ideally Located to Discover The Wild Atlantic Way or Just Take Some Time Out & Relax. Located in the Centre of Bundoran with Stunning Views of Donegal Bay.

Relax & Unwind with Free Use of our Leisure Centre including Swimming Pool, Sauna & Jacuzzi. We Also Have a Fully Equipped Gym.

Live Music & Dancing 7 Nights a Week May, June, September

Please Phone The Holyrood Hotel and Mention Golden Ireland. Tel: +353 (0) 719841232 or book at the below link.


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Midweek Over 55s Special Offers

Starts: 01 Sep 2018    Ends: 30 Nov 2018

3 Nights Bed & Full Irish Breakfast plus Dinner Each Evening

€165pps Available Midweek September

€148pps Available Midweek October

€135pps Available Midweek November

Live Music & Dancing every weekend and 7 nights a week in May, June, September & October.

Telephone: (071) 984 1232 and mention Golden Ireland to avail of this offer.


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The Holyrood Hotel
Nearby Places of Interest
- Glenveagh National Park
- Donegal Castle
- Magees of Donegal
- Killybegs
- Sliabh Liag
- Marble Arches Cave
- Lissadell House
- Shopping in Sligo or Enniskillen
- Ulster American Folk Park
The Holyrood Hotel, Blue River Leisure Centre & Escape Spa is located in the heart of the seaside town of Bundoran. There is ample free, secure parking to the rear of the hotel, with the hotel and leisure centre directly accessible from the car park. So it really is hassle free in terms of your arrival.

Approximate Distances

Dublin 128 miles/205 km - 2.5 Hours
Belfast 112 miles/180 km - 2 Hours
Sligo 26 miles/41 km - 30 Mins
Knock 69 miles/111 km - 70 mins
Galway 112 miles/180 km - 2 Hours
Shannon 161 miles/258km - 3 Hours

By Car

Bundoran can be reached by the following routes:

From Dublin via Cavan, Enniskillen -N3
From Dublin via Sligo N4 – N15
From Galway via Sligo N17 – N15
From Belfast via Enniskillen M1 – A4 – A46

By Coach

Regular services operate to/from Bundoran offering connections to Dublin, Galway and Belfast.

Bus Eireann Route 64 (Derry/Galway)
Bus Eireann Route 30 (Dublin/Donegal)
Ulsterbus (Pettigo) Service 195
Bus Feda Galway to Donegal

The nearest railway station is Sligo, which has frequent services to/from Dublin.

By Air

Nearest airports are at Donegal (Carrickfinn), City of Derry and Ireland West Airport Knock (IWAK), Belfast International and George Best Belfast City Airport are only 2½ hours away and Dublin International Airport is only 3 hours away.

Number of Rooms
91 ensuite bedrooms, including sea-view rooms, deluxe rooms, luxury suites and family rooms.
Trading Months
All Year
Baggage Hold
Beauty Rooms
Bicycle Hire
Car Parking
Conference and Meetings
Guide Dogs Welcome
Leisure Centre
Swimming Pool
Wheelchair Accessible