Map of Lettermacaward

Map of Lettermacaward

Aerial view of Gweebarra bay beside Lettermacaward in Donegal © Adobe Stock

About Lettermacaward

Lettermacaward is a Gaeltacht village located on the north west coast in the Rosses region of County Donegal. Donegal has a large Gaeltacht area where native Irish is still spoken, and renowned for its folklore and traditional music. The village, known locally as Leitir, is between the larger towns of Glenties and Dungloe. 

Our seaside holiday accommodation is located 3km from Lettermacaward which has several amenities including a grocery shop, petrol station, Gweebarra Bar, and Elliot’s Traditional Irish Bar. At Elliot’s Traditional Irish Bar, you will experience a warm welcome with traditional Irish music playing every Friday night. 

Located on part of Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way, Dooey Beach is a 9-minute drive from Lettermacaward. Popular activities at Dooey Beach include walking, swimming, kayaking, boating, windsurfing, and other land-based activities such as football, kite flying, and walking. 

Set against the stunning backdrop of the majestic Truskla Mountain in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Lettermacaward is a truly unique holiday destination. Explore the rugged Donegal coastline or visit Glenveagh House and National Park (52km), which is well worth a visit on your next self-catering holiday in Lettermacaward. Our seaside holiday accommodation is the perfect base to explore the many scenic sites and visitors attractions this magnificent county has to offer. 

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