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Stay In Donegal At The Song House

The Song House Ireland is a creative retreat centre, situated in the heart of the stunning north west Donegal landscape and Gaeltacht region. The Song House (or Teach na nAmhrán in Irish) is a place driven by the values that foster reconnection to ourselves, rekindling a sense of belonging to our true inner & outer home and our place on Mother Earth.


Upcoming Retreats and Events


Singing Women’s Lives September Retreat

Exploring our experiences of womanhood through song, ceremony and stories. 15th – 18th September 2022 With Joanie Bones

Belonging – a Journey of Enquiry Retreat

In an ever shifting world, what are we belonging ourselves to? With Jenny O’Hare and Niall Graham 14th – 16th October 2022

Lost Rites & the Community of Grief

Residential weekend With Death Doula Alexandra Derwen & apprentice Doula Tanya Bryan Nov 3 – Nov 6 2022

Online Events and Media


On the Trail of Colmcille

Poetry and lecture snippets from our Colmcille Poetry Series, also a podcast from archaeologist & historian Brian Lacey.

The Song House Podcast

Listen to the Song House Podcast hosted by Sinéad Gallagher

Online Women’s Circle

A series of listening circles for women, bringing connection & community around issues often unspoken. With Joanie Bones.

The dwelling sits at the foot of the majestic Muckish Mountain, with it’s organic garden blending beautifully into the views.  Surrounded by rugged elemental nature – the wild Atlantic Ocean, expansive sandy beaches, hidden caves and wells, mountains and bogland, this area of Donegal represents the best of a county in recent years voted as The Coolest place on the planet.

The Song House is available to hire for residential retreats, workshops, as a base for family holidays to explore Co. Donegal and for whatever your wild imagination will allow. We are happy to work with you in making your stay as special as it can be – get in touch!


Looking for a retreat centre or family holiday in Ireland?

Donegal is the perfect location and The Song House is a venue full of energy and atmosphere. With five bedrooms sleeping up to 14, it is an outstanding centre for family holidays. It’s also a great centre for

  • Meditation and retreat groups
  • Musicians or artists working on creative projects
  • Residential workshops
  • Singing Holidays
  • Cultural Breaks
  • Using as a base to explore Donegal

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Open for Bookings

The Song House is now open for bookings for 2022 and beyond. We invite you to contact us for a no pressure conversation about the possibility of running your retreat or taking a group to stay here.

Located in the Donegal Gaeltacht
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