If you’re in search of the best Airbnbs in Letterkenny, you’ve landed in the right place.
If you plan on basing yourself in this buzzy little town for a night or two (there’s lots of things to do in Letterkenny!) you’ll need a decent place to stay.
Luckily, there’s plenty of Airbnbs in Letterkenny to choose from (there’s also lots of great hotels in Letterkenny!), and we’ve compiled a guide to the best of them below.
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Our favourite Airbnbs in Letterkenny
The first section of our guide tackles our favourite Letterkenny Airbnbs, based on either 1, personal experience or 2, recommendations from family and friends.
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1. A home with a view
If you’re in search of Airbnbs in Letterkenny that sit outside of the main town and that offer mighty coastal views, get yourself to this place.
Scenic estuary views are just one of the delights of this 3 bedroom family home with
beds for up to 9 guests at a pinch.
Set in a quiet neighbourhood just outside Letterkenny, it has stunning views across Lough Swilly. It’s 4km from town, close to the golf course and Wild Atlantic Way.
Cosy and comfortable, it has a huge eat-in kitchen for enjoying breakfast with a view, comfy living room with leather sofa, bunk room for 3 and the twitter of birds in the garden.
2. A comfy townhouse (one of the best Airbnbs in Letterkenny)
If you’re in search of a place to stay that’s close to the best restaurants in Letterkenny, this is a solid option.
Three bedrooms and 2 bathrooms (one ensuite) cater for 5 guests. This clean and comfy pied-a-terre has super-fast Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchen.
There’s even a covered outdoor space with a vintage stove and mood lighting. Best of all it has free street parking, so no hidden costs if you arrive by car.
Modern Letterkenny Airbnbs
The second section of our guide contains Airbnbs in Letterkenny that are modern, clean and that have great reviews.
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1. An apartment outside of town
Enjoy a super-comfy stay in this top rated self-contained flat which has a king-size
bedroom and a sofa bed in the living room to sleep 4 guests.
All on one level, it has modern wood flooring throughout the flat. There’s a modern grey kitchen with breakfast bar, microwave, refrigerator and ample dishes and cutlery for dining in.
Located in a quiet area just a few minutes’ drive from the town, this lovely flat comes
with free parking.
2. Bijoux single bedroom with ensuite
This comfortable ground floor bedroom includes a sturdy pull-down bed and has its
own private ensuite with walk-in shower and free Wi-Fi.
Guests have full use of the shared kitchen with coffee maker and appliances. There’s also a communal sitting room and dining area and a paved garden.
Located in a quiet cul-de-sac about 30 minutes walk from Letterkenny town and amenities with free parking. Room rate includes breakfast.
3. A peaceful room
Beautifully furnished bedroom with double bed in a private house with 2.5 shared
bedrooms. Room can be locked for security.
Soft grey rugs and furnishings create a tranquil ambience. Breakfast is provided by the host, or prepare your own dietary preferences in the fully equipped kitchen.
Make use of the guest lounge and garden. The house is in a quiet cul-de-sac with parking and overlooks Kilroy Ringfort.
More Airbnbs in Letterkenny with excellent reviews
The final section of our Airbnb Letterkenny guide is packed with more places to stay that have racked up rave reviews.
In fact, one or two of these Airbnbs have better reviews than some of the hotels in Letterkenny!
1. The town centre apartment
Although it may not look like much, this is one of the best-reviewd Airbnbs Letterkenny has to offer, amassing, at the time of writing, a 4.76/5 review score from a whopping 153 reviews.
This modern one bedroom apartment is just off the Main Street, a stone’s-throw from many of the best pubs in Letterkenny.
It has a sleep sofa with memory foam mattress as well as a double bed and easily sleeps 4. Make yourself at home in the sitting room which has a leather sofa with chaise for putting your feet up.
There’s a modern kitchen with washing machine and bathroom with walk-in shower. It has free on- street parking and bars, restaurants, a shopping centre and cinema are just a 5-minute walk away.
2. Letterkenny Townhouse
This tasty townhouse in a quiet residential area is a great place to use as a base for
exploring Letterkenny and beyond.
The main street shops, pubs and clubs are 5 minutes walk away. Two well-appointed bedrooms (a double and a twin) both have ensuites making this a great choice for two couples sharing.
There’s a generous fully equipped kitchen with dining table and a door to the private rear garden. Free on- street parking rounds off the amenities.
3. Town centre home from home
This fully refurbished town house is just one minute from the Orchard Inn and local
café for breakfast.
Wood flooring flows throughout the fully equipped kitchen, dining area and sitting room with sofa and armchair for watching TV in front of the fire.
Three bedrooms (a double, twin and single room) and 2 bathrooms welcome 5 guests.
It’s ideal for families or those looking for a longer stay in Letterkenny.
4. Top floor apartment in the countryside
This contemporary loft has 2 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms to sleep 4. Newly
decorated, it has an attractive sitting room with twin sofas, fully equipped kitchen and
bathroom with shower.
Outside there’s a lawned garden with sitting area for enjoying the fresh country air and breathtaking views of the Donegal Mountains.
All this just 5 minutes from Letterkenny town centre attractions.
5. Single bedroom in the centre of town
Just 2 minutes form Main Street bars, shops and cafés, this furnished room is in a
newly renovated house which is bright and clean.
The room includes a single bed, bedside table, wardrobe, chest of drawers and has a lock on the door for peace of mind.
Wi-Fi is available and there’s a fully equipped kitchen with washing machine and dishwasher and sitting room with sofa and TV.
Have an Airbnb in Letterkenny you’d like to recommend?
I’m sure that we’ve unintentionally missed out on some brilliant Airbnbs in Letterkenny from the guide above.
If you have a Letterkenny Airbnb or self-catering apartment that you’d like to recommend, let us know in the comments section below.
Gillian Birch is a travel writer and published author. She has travelled the world and uses her personal journals and memories to write about her many travel experiences, particularly those that involved adventures in Ireland.