Get an overview of this hotelEco-friendly hotel with full-service spa and restaurant

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Free WiFi
Swimming pool
Business center


Situated on the waterfront, this spa hotel is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Ballyliffin Golf Course and within 12 mi (20 km) of Fort Dunree and Five Fingers Strand. Buncrana Beach is 12.4 mi (19.9 km) away.

Hotel Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and an indoor pool are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 40 rooms provide free WiFi, coffee makers, and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include hair dryers, phones, and ironing boards.

The Ballyliffin Lodge and Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Ballyliffin Lodge and Spa features an indoor pool and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 5382 square feet (500 square meters) include a conference center. This eco-friendly hotel also offers a children's pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

The Ballyliffin Lodge and Spa has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Health club 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 500 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5382 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Garden 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Jacks Bar and Restaurant - Overlooking the ocean and golf course, this pub specializes in Irish cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Game viewing nearby 
  • Game drive nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 

Spa Services

Rock Crystal Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, Swedish massages, massages, and facials. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 11 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Ballyliffin Lodge
  • Lodge Ballyliffin
  • Ballyliffin Hotel Ballyliffin
  • Ballyliffin Hotel Donegal
  • Ballyliffin Lodge And Spa Hotel
  • Ballyliffin Lodge Hotel
  • Ballyliffin Spa Hotel

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Hospitality Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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