Dunfanaghy Bay, Dunfanaghy

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Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Join us aboard The Golden Fleece and view the unspoiled beaches that skirt the bay, the majestic cliffs of Horn Head, its internationally recognised colony of seabirds, the whales, dolphins, seals and other wildlife the area has to offer.

Reefs, sand, steep cliff drop offs and numerous wrecks,

Sheephaven Bay has everything you need!

Get in touch with Seas The Bay to learn about our tailor made fishing experiences.

Just north of Horn Head, large amounts of big game fish including Tope, Blue Shark, Portbeagle Shark, Six Gilled Shark and Bluefin Tuna are attracted by schools of fish.

The sandy bottom of Skate Bay is prime hunting ground for flatties such as Skate, Dab, Flounder, Plaice and Rays.

The many rich reefs in Sheephaven Bay are alive with Wrasse, Pollock, Ling, Gurnard and Cod
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  • Absolutely beautiful bay! I visited this bay multiple times daily during my stay to observe the changes brought by the ebb and flow if the tides. Itโ€™s well worth a stop if youโ€™re in Dunfanaghy.  more »
  • Who could argue that Donegal is stunning! Dunfanaghy beach lives up to expectations. Gorgeous long wide white stretch of sand with shallow waters. We were blessed with blue skies on the day we...  more »
  • Fantastic place to visit /stay.. ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸplenty to see and do..๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ ๐Ÿ’š people amazing. ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
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