A Destination For You

Bay View Hotel, Killybegs, Co. Donegal, thank you for visiting our site. The Hotel is located at the edge of Ireland’s premier fishing port and in the heart of charming Killybegs town.

Steeped in history, the town is renowned for a warm Donegal welcome and the Bay View stands proud as the longest serving Hotel and accommodation provider in town.

With close proximity to some of the most iconic tourism attractions on the Wild Atlantic Way, the Hotel is the perfect base for discovering stunning Co. Donegal.

Superior Rooms

With breath taking views of the bay and the harbour, our Superior Rooms offer an authentic relaxing ambience and the chance to truly unwind and capture the world going by

These spacious elegant rooms are worth going that little bit extra for, these rooms are in demand so for the best available rate book direct with the Hotel today on 074 9731950, because you’re worth it!


Located in a cosy corner on the first floor with fabulous harbour views, enjoy your favourite tipple and some time out with your sporting friends.

Boasting 2 large screens and one extra large plasma screen, all major sporting events are shown and viewed at ease in comfortable surrounds.

The Wheelhouse Bar

For good bar food in Killybegs look no further than our Wheelhouse Bar.  It is a popular local bar all week long, with an exceptional Bar Food Menu, Cocktail & Craft Beer Menu, plus Live Music at the weekend.

The Wheelhouse Bar is the top bar in town to sample some of the best Seafood and locally sourced ingredients making our dishes mouth-wateringly tasty.

Lukes Restaurant

Our delightfully appointed Lukes Restaurant at the Bay View Hotel Killybegs Co. Donegal on the First Floor overlooking the Harbour has amazing views.

Breakfast can also be enjoyed in Lukes daily.

Private Dining also available upon request.

Add Lukes Restaurant to your list of beautiful private dining venue’s in Killybegs

Cocktail Bar

Here at the Bay View Hotel Killybegs Co. Donegal we have a room for any function!

On the First Floor is our Cocktail Bar, with stunning views of Killybegs Harbour, is available for private parties, meetings, and events.

Contact us for more details.


The Gabriel Suite at the Bay View Hotel Killybegs Co. Donegal caters for up to 300 guests.  This venue is ideal for Weddings, Conferences or Banquets.

This is the largest room in Killybegs for private functions, complete with dancefloor and bar. A Wedding room like no other.

Contact us reception@bayviewhotel.ie for more information.

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Open year round

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Sliabh Liag Boat Tours

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Sliabh Liag Boat Tours

Tours to the magnificent Sliabh Liag Cliffs, the highest sea cliffs in Europe standing 601m (1,972 feet).

You will get close to the shore to appreciate this spectacular sight.

Sometimes you may be joined by wildlife like dolphins, whales, seals, and in May and June you often see basking sharks feeding on the plankton.  There is also a wide range of bird life that can be seen nesting and hunting.

Did you ever dream of swimming at the foot of the Sliabh Liag Cliffs??? Well now  you can…

You can go swimming in the crystal clear water of the many coves on the tour.  We can provided wetsuits if you think the water is cold but most don’t need them.

A unique experience for everyone.

Sliabh League Boat Trips

Golf In Killybegs

We have 2 outstanding golf courses both just a short 20 minute drive from the hotel.

Murvagh in Donegal town and Narin-Portnoo in Ardara; website information below:

Narin / Porntoo Golf Club                       Donegal Golf Club




The centre offers a unique experience in the Fishing and Carpet making history in Killybegs.  It is available for visitors who venture to the shores of this picturesque town situated on the Donegal coastline.
Three reasons to visit the Killybegs International Carpet Making & Fishing Centre.

View the largest fishing fleet in Ireland in its natural harbour, the home-place of the Atlantic Dawn, which was one of the largest fishing vessels in countr.  Step into the boots of a fisherman via the Bridge Simulator replica of a boat wheelhouse, and experience the virtual reality of the ocean.

See their website; Killybegs Maritime Centre for more details.

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Escape to Ireland’s beautiful North West with one of our unique bike tours. Allow yourself to be awe-struck by the beauty of your surroundings.  Feel at home with the genuine warmth of the local hospitality.  Let the salty sea breezes soothe your senses as you explore Ireland’s most off-the-beaten-track region.

They have been providing bike tours here since 2010.  For 2017 they are offering a full range of cycling holidays throughout the North West region, as well as our combined cycling and walking tour.  

They offer the option of high quality electric assist bikes to level out those hills and give you total freedom to enjoy an Irish cycling tour at its best.

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