Great Northern Hotel

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Address: Sea Road, Bundoran, , Ireland

Phone: 00353 (0)71 98 41204




The Great Northern Hotel Bundoran, Co.Donegal is a Four Star family-run property located on its own 18 hole Golf Course overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Feel and taste the ocean’s force while enjoying the sheer beauty of the Donegal Bay, blue flag beaches and the greatness of the Ben Wisken and Ben Benbulben Mountains.

All 102 bedrooms at the Great Northern Hotel have multi-channel Plasma TVs, tea/coffee making facilities and individual toiletries in the en suite bathrooms.  With an onsite leisure centre, why not build up an appetite in the gym before breakfast or relax in the heated Swimming pool, Sauna, Steam room or Jacuzzi after a long day on your feet exploring the Wild Atlantic Way.  The Great Northern Hotel offers complimentary WIFI and car parking to all guests.

The Great Northern Hotel is just a short 30 min drive from the Sligo train station.  One hour drive from Knock International Airport & Two hours drive from Dublin & Belfast.


The Great Northern Hotel offers 102 ensuite bedrooms located over three floors, all within easy access to the amenities in the hotel. Each bedroom at the Great Northern Hotel has been decorated in keeping with the Hotels period features and designed with comfort in mind. Our spacious rooms are fitted with all the modern conveniences expected by the discerning traveller, including luxurious Respa beds, Flat Screen TV’s, FREE superfast fiber optic WiFi, Direct Dial Phone, Tea/Coffee station and many more added extras to make your stay one to remember.

Each bedroom at the Great Northern Hotel is elegantly designed, spacious and offers a large variety allowing you to choose the perfect room to suit your needs. Choose from Double/Single rooms, large Family rooms, Sea View rooms, Executive Suites, Junior Suites or Presidential Suites. The Great Northern Hotel strives to accommodate disabled guests and have a number of wheel chair accessible rooms with disabled friendly showers to make your stay as convenient as possible. With 102 bedrooms available the Great Northern Hotel can accommodate large or small groups all year round.


Planning a weekend away but not sure what to do? The 4 star Great Northern Hotel is on the door step to all action packed activates in Bundoran. Why not take a break and enjoy a round of golf on site at the Great Northern Hotel, horse riding across lovely sandy beaches, surf Ireland’s best waves – beginner or a pro we have waves in Bundoran for you.

If it’s a super fun indoor swimming venue that takes your fancy – look no further, Water World has it all.  From Ireland’s fastest indoor waterslide “the whizzer” or the famous wave pool, Water World will not disappoint

If it’s a more relaxed break you are looking for – why not enjoy Bundorans famous walking trail, “Rougey cliff walk”, and the astounding views will leave you breathless.


The Four Star Great Northern Hotel is situated on its own 18-hole golf course, offering a golfer’s paradise overlooking Donegal Bay. With a selection of Luxury Golf breaks running throughout the year, you and your society are sure to find the perfect golf break with us.

The 18-hole golf course is a combination of both inland and pure links, which represents a challenging but fair test of golf for all levels. The golf course was established in 1894 making it one the oldest golf courses in Ireland.  With this long history Bundoran Golf Club has played a prominent role in Irish Golf.

In 1927 Harry Vardon, one of the world-renowned course designers made the necessary alterations in order to establish Bundoran as a championship venue. This objective was achieved in 1930 with the first professional tournament being played over 72 holes.

Bundoran Golf Club offers many services that will cover the needs of the modern day golfer. Lessons and Golf Clinics are available on request.

Guests at the Great Northern Hotel receive a discount while play the course.  Whether you are travelling as a group or individually please don’t hesitate to contact us with your requirements.




The Great Northern Hotel offers a number of options when it comes to dining.

Enjoy breakfast, lunch & dinner in splendid surroundings at the 4* Great Northern Hotel while taking in wonderful panoramic views of the Wild Atlantic Way & 18 hole golf course.

The Great Northern Hotel has so much to offer when it comes to food. We pride ourselves in the very finest cuisine all year round. You can choose from a light lunch in our Bistro Bar.

Or a 4-course meal in our stunning Hill Top restaurant, rest assured that you will experience the best locally sourced produce every time.


The Atlantic Bar & Grill at the Great Northern Hotel offers a casual style of dining with an extensive all-day menu oozing with a rustic charm and contemporary edge. Why not enjoy a beverage while you unwind watching live sporting events on our big screen, & view our mouth-watering menus.


Sit back relax and enjoy top quality food and beverage in our Hill Top Restaurant the finest produce and wines await you here. With its floor to ceiling front windows offering a panoramic view across the bay. The Great Northern hotel has a vast & exquisite food and beverage menu under the supervision of head chef Martin McGarrigle. The food is always freshly prepared using only the finest local produce. Our wine list boasts some of the finest wines from all around the world, so no matter what meal you choose we will have a wine to match. Let your palate be revived by some truly memorable food.


Private Dining at the 4 star Great Northern Hotel, the place to meet and eat in Co. Donegal. Whether you have to work through the evening or just want to relax after a busy day we at the Great Northern Hotel have the perfect setting for all events and meetings, private dinner, or product launch we can provide facilities and a range of private meeting rooms each with its own Elegance and sophistication and private bar where you can enjoy contemporary food and drink in an informal atmosphere. With stunning views and subdued intimate lighting you know this is going to be good and at refreshingly affordable prices.

All events will be overseen by our dedicated and professional events team at the hotel during your event.

For any enquiries please fill out the enquiry form below or contact us directly on 071 98 41 204 or email


Breakfast is served in our Tir Connaill restaurant between 8.00am – 10am 

Room service is available between the hours of 8am – 9.30am

We here at the Great Northern Hotel know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. With that in mind, our head chef & his team have put in place a wonderful breakfast menu.  All breakfasts are cooked to order, a wide choice of cereals, fresh fruit, yoghurts, juices & of course our tasty Full Irish Breakfast is available.



Sunday lunch served in our Hill Top restaurant 1 pm – 4 pm

Example of our Sunday Lunch Menu



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