Though many holiday and travel plans for 2020 have been interrupted, staycations in Ireland are on the horizon. Allingham Arms Hotel in Bundoran
offers an ideal staycation destination. It is a family run hotel situated in the seaside town of Bundoran, Co. Donegal. Just a short stroll from Bundoran’s beautiful beaches, town centre and numerous amenities. Our location is the ideal choice for accommodation in the North West and is the perfect base for anyone wishing to explore the Wild Atlantic Way.
There are many activities available nearby, the most popular one being surfing, as Bundoran is the surf capital of Ireland it is one of the best places to learn to surf.
As we re-open we are taking every precaution and following HSE guidelines to ensure your safety, and that of our staff. At the Allingham Arms Hotel our guest’s health and wellbeing has always been a priority. While we consistently maintain high standards of hygiene in our hotel, we understand that it is vital for us to take additional measures in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
We ask that you comply with the regulations put in place by the HSE to ensure the safety of all guests and staff at the hotel. Guests travelling from areas not on Ireland’s coronavirus green list will have to self-isolate for 14 days prior to your visit.
FAQs about Staycations in Ireland
What is a staycation?
A staycation refers to a vacation take at or near your home. Staycations are a great way to enjoy some time off while you protect yourself against Covid-19.
Is Bundoran safe for tourists?
Bundoran is one of the safest in Ireland and continues to be as businesses and residents is the area make every effort to keep Covid-19 controlled. This ensures we can accommodate guests safely.
Is Allingham Arms Hotel safe?
Allingham Arms Hotel has taken every precaution to ensure the safety of our guests and staff. We work very hard to follow all guidelines put in place by the HSE.
Where should I go in Bundoran?
Bundoran has many beautiful attractions however the Roguey Walk has to be on top of our list. As you begin the Roguey Walk Experience, you will arrive at the stunning Fairy Bridges – sea stacks thousands of years old and is a star attraction of the Wild Atlantic Way Coastline. With scenic views for 360 degrees you can see back to beautiful Mullaghmore in Co. Sligo and across to Donegal Bay with views of the highest Sea Cliffs in Europe known as the Slieve League Cliffs.
What are nice places for a staycation?
Bundoran offers one of the best in Donegal for staycations offering great local amenities such as Surfing, Eclipse Cinema, Horse Riding and the Amusement Arcades amongst many others.
What are some good things to do on a staycation?
When you stay with Allingham Arms Hotel in Bundoran there is no end to the activities you can do during your stay. It is the perfect base for the visitor to relax and unwind after a busy day exploring the delights of Bundoran and Co. Donegal. Located just 20 minutes' drive from Donegal Town and 30 minutes’ drive from Sligo, the possibilities are endless.
What should I do during a coronavirus staycation?
Staycations are the new thing in Coronavirus times, and the best places to visit are the ones with rigorous sanitisation routines. Allingham Arms Hotel ensures every safety precaution is being implemented so you can enjoy a worry-free staycation.
Where can I take my kids during the holidays?
Allingham Arms Hotel in Bundoran is an ideal place to staycation with your family.
What are some must-see's when visiting Ireland?
Ireland is a versatile travel destination, and has so much to offer, including ocean activities and seaside stays, as well as mountain views, and fields so fondly sung of in our folk songs. Bundoran offers the ideal base to enjoy the best that Donegal/Sligo/Leitrim has to offer.
What is the staycation subsidy?
The Irish government is offering a subsidy of 20% back on up to €625 to staycationers between October 2020 and April 2021.
How do I get a staycation voucher?
To avail of the staycation voucher, you must upload a copy of your receipts to an app and spend at least €25 to reclaim up to €125 per person in income tax credit.
How much is the staycation subsidy?
Individuals can reclaim up to €125 in income tax credit as a staycation subsidy.