You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Portsalon, Seaside Resort, County Donegal. It is a Detached House.
Situated just 1 mile outside picturesque Portsalon, this charming property is located in a small development, at the foot of the Knockalla mountains.The property is fully equipped to cater for all your needs and has the added bonus of a patio area and BBQ for al frescoe dining in the evening. It is ideally located, just 5 minutes from a fabulous Blue Flag beach, ideal for swimming and surfing and even a spot of fishing. Portsalon harbour Golf Club is located just 1 mile from the property. It is a fantastic location for exploring the Fanad Pennisula and North Donegal.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 1 mile. Beach 1000 yards.
GF: lounge/diner, kitchen, conservatory, shower room. FF: 2 doubles, twin (with one single size futon), bathroom.
Electricity and gas central heating included, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, TV, video, dvd player, CD, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, mobile phone reception - good, internet access, welcome pack, partially enclosed garden, patio area, garden furniture, bbq, off road parking. Sorry no pets.
~ WiFi available at this property on a on a dongle free of charge. It is unsuitable for downloading and streaming films.
Only 500 yards from the cottage is a magnificent blue-flag beach shown in the picture. It is safe for bathing and even in the height of summer is never crowded. Just a mile away, immediately adjacent to Portsalon Harbour, is the golf club which welcomes visitors and offers a challenging 18-hole links course. At the harbour you will find a small restaurant providing a range of dishes that are competitively priced and should satisfy even the hungriest of holidaymakers.
The Harbour also has a quaint spirit-grocers (a legacy of rural Ireland left over from many years ago) where customers can still buy sweets and basic provisions at one end of the counter and quench their thirst at the other end!
If you don't mind travelling there are several hotels and restaurants in the surrounding towns of Rathmullan (from where the "Flight of the Earls" took place in 1607), Kerrykeel, Milford and Ramelton. Sea fishing is possible from the rocks all around the peninsula and at Rathmullan Harbour. During the summer months it is sometimes possible to charter a small boat for fishing in Lough Swilly. Why not explore the area and enjoy the superb views that lie around almost every corner as you drive along the normally quite country roads
Knockalla Caravan and Camping site which is only 250 yards from the cottage.
* The Lennon Festival is held in Ramelton on the first weekend of July.
* Ramelton (13 miles) Country Market takes place every Saturday from 11am - 12pm at Ramelton Town Hall. Stalls include specialised crafts, handmade crafts, fashionable knitwear and much more.
* Rathmullan Community Festival is very much a family based event, not only for the inhabitants of Rathmullan but for the many visitors that come to the area. The festival takes place at the start of August.
Childrens Playground 100 yards. Walking - Hill, Coastal walks 500 yards. Surfing, Golf, Fishing - Sea 1 miles. Traditional Music, Horse riding 3 miles. Cinema, Leisure centre and indoor pool 20 miles.
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