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Fanad Head Lighthouse, Portsalon

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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • I was delighted to be there for the 200 year anniversary of this iconic building. Weather was truly awful but great to be there for the occasion. Just as the lighthouse has withstood batterings from t...  more »
  • Wonderful weekend spent in the lighthouse at fanad head. Spectacular location. High quality accommodation in the Tory apartment. Bonus of a great friendly pub 5 mins walk. Be sure and take the tour an...  more »
  • Stayed in this building for New Years Eve. What a beautiful part of the country. Opened recently, so paying guests can stay for first time in over 200 years. No WiFi or TV. Just stunning views and com...  more »
Google
  • Gorgeous view! Worth the drive but be sure to check open hours before you go.
  • The scenery is beautiful and the drive there was nearly my favourite part. There isn't much to do there other than look at the scenery, there are no public toilets other than 2 portaloos, everything is cordoned off so no exploring can be done. Wear comfy shoes as the stairs/ladder to get to the top of the lighthouse are very steep! The guys running the tea van was very reasonably priced.
  • A beautiful spot with great scenery. €20 Euro for the tour for a family of 4 was decent value. Great view from the top of the lighthouse.
  • Incredible views and a gorgeous lighthouse. Worth the crazy drive.
  • Lovely staff very friendly and helpful worth a visit cheers