Zephyr Lodge Bed and Breakfast Accommodation, Bundoran, Co Donegal

Local Activities

Bundoran,  popularly known as Ireland’s Premier Seaside Resort and Surf Capital, is located on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean against a backdrop of the majestic Ben Bulben mountain range. This is an ideal place to live, visit, or simply to relax. Bundoran and the surrounding area offers a wealth of activities and facilities to suit all tastes.

Below is a list of activities, things to do for all ages  and places to explore while staying with Zephyr Lodge in Bundoran.


Horse Riding

Donegal Equestrian Centre
Finner Road

Donegal Equestrian has over 45 horses and ponies of all sizes to suit everybody including the absolute beginner; all the horses have excellent temperaments. Donegal Equestrian specialises in beach rides, trails and pony camps.



Bundoran offers a wide range of reef and beach breaks for all levels of surfers. Tullan strand provides an excellent break for beginners. For experienced surfers there are numerous reefs in the area that work on different stages of the tide. The surrounding area is great for exploration, ideally with a car. Most breaks including Tullan Strand, The Peak, Pampa, 3 D are in the immediate area of Bundoran and are accessible by foot or bicycle.

For more information contact:

Bundoran Surf Co
Main St


Surf World
Main St




High Ropes, Climbling Wall, Canoeing,  Kayaking, Surfing

Donegal Adventure Centre
Bay View Avenue




Sea Angling

Strand View
West End


Bundoran Star is a sea angling Charter Boat offering fishing trips and sightseeing trips in Donegal. Bundoran Star offers Sea angling, Seal and Dolphin Watch, Sight seeing and Leisure Trips Licensed for 12 Passengers. Excellent stability and roll resistance, state of the art safety and technical equipment and on-board facilities.


Bundoran Adventure Park

Sea Road
07198 29963



Family orientated seafront funfair with bumper cars and a large selection of adult and kids rides. Donkey rides, bouncy castles, trampolines, Crazy golf and go-cart track.


Waterworld & Aqua Mara Seaweed Baths, Bundoran

Waterworld and Aqua Mara Seaweed Baths
Sea Road
00353 7198 41172


Waterworld is Ireland’s Premier All Indoor Aqua Adventure Playground located on the seafront of Bundoran. Facilities include two leisure pools, a wave pool with 5 patterns 2 speed rapids and a variety of children’s features plus a slide pool with pool landing area for the Tornado and Traffic Lights flumes and the Whizzer Slide the fastest water slide in Ireland.

Adults may prefer to relax in the Seaweed Baths, which include steam cabinets, drench showers, relaxarium, sunbed and ocean based therapies.



Bundoran Golf Club
Great Northern Hotel
071 98 41302


Bundoran golf course overlooks the Atlantic. You cannot help but be impressed by the setting of this course on Ireland’s western coast. This 5,599 metre par-69 course winds along the coastline and returns inland to give a mix of holes that provides a test to golfers of all abilities. Designed by the great Harry Varden and an early training ground for the illustrious Christy O’ Connor, Bundoran has a challenging par 70 of 6328 yards.

Other golf clubs in the area include Murvagh (Donegal Town), Strandhill and Rosses Point (Sligo).


Kids Fun

Dizzy’s Den
Bundoran Retail Park
Station Road
Tel: 00353 7198 33668


Dizzy’s Den is the North West’s newest Indoor Play Centre. Dizzy Dens provides a safe and secure environment for children to come and play. Dizzy’s Den currently has a large climbing frame where children from as young as four can let their imagination take hold from being a pirate finding buried treasure to being the monkey in a jungle. To top it off, there is a huge slide to bring you all the way back down, where the adventure starts all over again.



There is a leisurely cliff walk beside the Donegal Bay Holiday Homes other local scenic walks include “Rougey”, a delightful walk, which follows a route along the headland from Bundoran Bridge to Tullan Strand. Along the walk it passes the “Fairy Bridges” and the “Wishing Chair”. For the more adventurous walker there are numerous different grades of walks available. We will happily supply all maps and Leo our guide is on hand to answer any questions you may have.



Hire & Sell
West End
Tel: +353 (0)71 9841526

Rent-a-Bike Hire & Sell provide mountain bikes to explore Bundoran and beyond. They offer half day, daily, weekend and weekly rates. Delivery service available. Childrens bikes available on request.