World Matchmaking Festival 2023

World Matchmaking Festival 2023

County Donegal’s premier seaside resort, Bundoran, will become a mecca for revellers from all over the globe this Autumn when the 1st WORLD MATCHMAKING FESTIVAL is staged there over 10 days/nights from Friday September 29 to Sunday October 8. Thousands are expected to travel by air, sea and road to the renowned fun capital of Ireland to sample non-stop dancing, romancing, song and lots and lots of craic and avail of the various weekend and mid-week accommodation/entertainment packages being made available in 4 star hotels, top class guesthouses, apartotels, cottages and apartments. Organisers of the spectacular event, Showtours, whose managing director, James Cafferty, promoted the legendary and record-breaking Joe Dolan Music Festivals in Bundoran from 1996 until the sad demise of Ireland’s greatest entertainer in 2007 is planning to make this festival the biggest event of its kind taking place this year.

Packages on offer for the Allingham Arms Hotel:
2 Night Weekend Package Fri 29th & Sat 30th Sept €229 per person sharing 
 Fri 6th & Sat 7th Oct€229 per person sharing 
3 Night Weekend PackageFri 29th, Sat 30th & Sun 1st Oct €299 per person sharing 
 Fri 6th, Sat 7th & Sun 8th Oct  €299 per person sharing 
5 Night Package Sun 1st until Thurs 5th Oct  €329 per person sharing 
1 Night Midweek Package Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed or Thurs  €99 per person sharing 

All packages include Bed & Breakfast and entry into all venues and events happening on those dates in all venues across Bundoran.

Full payment is required upon booking. 

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To make a booking for the hotel, you can book directly over the phone with our reservations team on 071 9841075 | FROM NI 00353 (0)71 9841075 or contact

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