Shandon Hotel & Spa ​

Spa facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Hydrotherapy Pool
  • Relaxation Room
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Experience Showers
  • Ice Room / Ice Fountain
  • Heated Lounges

At a glance

  • Scenery


    The hotel is a high end four star resort on the Wild Atlantic Way just a short drive from Dunfanaghy and Horn Head.

  • Location


    The Shandon Hotel and Spa is located in Portnablagh, with Marble Hill Beach at its feet. The hotel is located just 25 minutes from Letterkenny, 45 minutes from the City of Derry, 2 hours 15 minutes from Belfast and only three hours 50 minutes from Dublin.

  • Hotel spa

    Hotel Spa

    The contemporary is home to a charming boutique spa experience complete with a vitality pool, massage jets, three heated loungers, a Canadian hot tub and a salt grotto infused with sea salt and eucalyptus.


Shandon Hotel & Spa, Marble Hill Strand, Portnablagh, Dunfanaghy, Co. Donegal, Ireland

Spa & Leisure

The Shandon Spa provides a new perspective on health, beauty and relaxation, taking you on a wellness journey while enjoying the wonderful scenery of one of Ireland’s loveliest coastlines. The Spa interior is designed and equipped to highest international standards. A pretty water feature sets the scene as you arrive. Enter the marbled hallway and continue to the vitality area where you will find a luxurious range of heat and cooling experiences.

There’s a vitality pool with massage jets, three heated loungers and two state of the art lifestyle showers, a Canadian hot tub and a salt grotto infused with sea salt and eucalyptus. There are also eight spacious treatment rooms, one of which is a double, offering a collection of face and body treatments using products imbued with sea salt and natural ingredients.

Hotel & Accommodation

The Shandon Hotel and Spa overlooks the breathtakingly beautiful Sheephaven Bay and is located on the Wild Atlantic Way, being just a short drive from Dunfanaghy and Horn Head. This new Donegal Hotel is probably one of very few hotels that can say each of the 50 newly refurbished bedrooms has a spectacular view of the sea.

At The Shandon Restaurant, the head chef takes you on a delicious culinary journey with all food sourced locally and served to your with passion and flair. The Lobby @ Shandon has a roaring fire and unrivalled sea views, perfect for afternoon tea, and The Shandon Hotel Bar has ceiling to floor windows overlooking Sheephaven Bay along with an open turf fire.