You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Buncrana, Inishowen Peninsula, County Donegal. It is a Detached House.
This spectacular holiday home is located 10 miles from Buncrana and 8 miles from the historical city of Derry. Spacious and quirky with rear floor to ceiling windows to enjoy the countryside views. The open plan living area opens out onto a large decked veranda and the master suite features a roll top bath. The second lounge adjoins a games room with pool table for guests enjoyment. Lisfannon Blue Flag Beach is a 10 minute drive from the property.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 1 mile. Beach 8 miles.
GF: lounge/diner, kitchen, 2nd lounge, games room, utility room, double with ensuite bathroom and separate shower, single, single bed with pull-out bed, shower room, w.c. FF: double, double with single, bathroom with separate shower. Downstairs: wetroom (in the basement).
Electricity and oil central heating included, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, cot, high chair, stair gate, satellite tv, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, underfloor heating, w/machine, dryer, internet access, hairdryer, partially enclosed garden, decked area, patio furniture, garden furniture, bbq, swings and slide, private off road parking, childrens playground. Pets welcome.
The town of Buncrana sits on the shores of Lough Swilly on the Inishowen Peninsular. It has a Supervalu, Lidl and Aldi supermarket, a post office, community hospital and an abundance of traditional Irish pubs and restaurants with regular live music performances.
The nearby walled city of Derry (Londonderry) lies on the west bank of the River Foyle and is the 4th largest city in Ireland. Visit the Peace Bridge and Ebrington Sq and make the most of the city's splendid riverside setting in one the waterfronts' many pubs and restaurants. Derry is fast gaining a reputation as a foodie city, with several excellent new eateries specialising in fresh local produce. Derry's pubs are friendly and atmospheric and there is live music happening somewhere every night of the week.
Belfast International Airport is 1.5 hours drive from the property and Belfast Ferry Port around 1 and 3/4 hours drive.
~ Donegal's 1,134 km of coastline boast 13 beautiful Blue Flag beaches, Lisfannon beach is around 3 miles from the property and was awarded blue flag status due to its high standard of water quality, environmental management, safety and services.
~ Walk the 1.5km circumference of Derry city's walls. Completed in 1619, Derry's city walls are 8m high and 9m thick, and are the only city walls in Ireland to survive almost intact.
~ Equestrian enthusiasts can enjoy a leisurely trek at Inch Island Stables. Facilities include a cross-country course, trail riding, liveries, tuition by qualified instructors and trekking. The surrounding countryside and beaches are aptly suited to horse riding.
~ Justkayak in Moville offer open boating, orienteering, archery, team building activities, sea kayaking, snorkelling, camp crafts and fishing (catch, cook and eat!) * approx 20 miles from Buncrana.
~ For Star Wars fans, Inishowen was selected as a film location for 'The Last Jedi', the entire Peninsula was taken over with set design, cast and crew. Malin Head was the exact location used for filming and boat trips can be taken to the exact film locations.
Walking, Walking - Easy 0 yards. Horse riding, Pony trekking 2 miles. Leisure centre and indoor pool, Swimming Pool 2.5 miles. Forest walks 3 miles. Pitch and putt, Driving Range, Theatre, Cinema 4 miles. Water sports, Cycling, Bird watching, Walking - Hill, Childrens Playground, Traditional Music 5 miles. Fishing - River 7 miles. Golf, Fishing - Sea, Dolphin watching, Coastal walks 8 miles. Fishing - Lake 10 miles. Fishing - Deep Sea 15 miles.