Lisfannon Beach

Availability: Jan - Dec

Address: Buncrana , Co Donegal
Tel: +353 (0)74 91 22787

Lisfannon Blue Flag Beach (Baile Fearainn) is located close to the village of Fahan and the seaside town of Buncrana on the western coast of the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal. Lisfannon provides spectacular views of the majestic Lough Swilly, Rathmullan and Inch Island. An excellent location for bird watching and a great spot to check out a diverse range of Flora and Fauna. For golfers, the beach is close to the North West Golf Club and not far from Fahan Marina. Beach Lifeguards Lifeguards will be on duty on this beach - from June until September. Hours of Work: 12.00pm - 18.30pm Emergency Contact Number: Dial 999 First Aid: There is a first Aid Kit available at: • Beach Lifeguard Hut - 12.00pm - 18.30pm Flags: Red/Yellow Flag - It is safe to swim and lifeguards are on duty. Swim between the flags. Red Flag - High Hazard. It is dangerous to enter the water. Lifeguards are on duty. No Flag - No Lifeguards on duty.

General Advice

All beach users are asked to take care when at the beach, and in particular: • Never swim alone - Or surf, dive or sail unless there is someone with you. Always engage in water activities with family or friends. Tell someone when you will be back. • Note Locations of Life Saving Equipment - Before entering the water familiarize yourself with the location of lifebuoys. • Report Missing or Damaged Lifesaving Equipment - If you find that lifebuoys are missing or vandalized, please contact the Blue Flag Co-ordinator, Donegal County Council, Central Laboratory, The Kube, Magheranan, Letterkenny. (074) 91 22787 or (074) 91 76276. Email -
  • Highlights
  • Lifeguards during Bathing Season
  • Lifesaving Equipment
  • First Aid Equipment
  • Toilets
  • Car Parking