Meenmore

Dungloe, County Donegal (Ref. 904734)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Sky TV
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    7

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Dungloe 2.3 miles. This superb, stone-built detached cottage sits at the southern tip of Lough Meela, close to the town of Dungloe in County Donegal on Ireland’s wonderful west coast. Tastefully decorated throughout, this cottage near Dungloe offers contemporary holiday accommodation in a glorious, rural location, and is a good choice for families and friends wishing to explore and experience Donegal’s sights and culture. This stylish cottage near Dungloe boasts three spacious bedrooms, one of which comes with an en-suite shower room. The open plan living space offers a kitchen with dining area, which has wide French doors opening to the rear garden, with a few steps leading up into the bright and airy sitting area. Fantastic views of Lough Meela can be enjoyed from the rear of this Dungloe cottage and the lake also offers excellent fishing opportunities. Within a short stroll you can access a delightful railway walk that meanders through the countryside, offering wonderful sights along the route, plus the beautiful, scenic 9-hole golf course on Cruit Island is only a mile from this Donegal cottage. The town of Dungloe is home to a range of convenient shops, as well as some friendly pubs, where traditional Irish music can often be experienced. Venture a little further afield and you can enjoy boat trips to Arranmore and Rutland Island, as well as the stunning Cloughglass Beach, an unforgettable place to spend a quiet day with loved ones. The entire region is enriched with unspoilt landscapes, lakes and towering mountains, making the perfect place to get active and enjoy outdoor adventure. This Dungloe cottage offers a contemporary, luxury holiday in one of Donegal’s most unspoilt and rustic regions; what are you waiting for?

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin, WC and walk-in wardrobe), 1 x ground floor family room with 1 double and 1 single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Split-level open plan living area with kitchen, dining area (seats 6) and sitting area (seats 5). Utility.

Amenities

Oil underfloor heating. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Sky, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 4 cars. Gravelled area with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2.3 miles. Note: Property is beside a main road and does not have a gate, children and pets to be supervised. Note: Sitting area accessed by 6 steps up from kitchen. Note: A fishing permit is required to fish on Lough Meela. Contact the owner for more information.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

DUNGLOE, COUNTY DONEGAL

Arranmore Island 7.5 miles; Letterkenny 32 miles.

Up until 1762, entry to the town of Dungloe in Donegal was only possible via the stepping stones dotted over the river. Thankfully, now, visitors from all over the world can enjoy easier access over Dungloe Bridge to enjoy this charming town in County Donegal. Dungloe is known locally as 'The Capital of The Rosses', the name given to this region of the county. The town, which has become recognised as a centre for traditional Irish music, has a selection of shops, bars and eateries, and events throughout the year, including the annual 'Mary from Dungloe' festival. A fisherman's paradise, the area has over 130 lakes and rivers, and is renowned for its fishing and great sea angling, with several charter boats available in nearby Burtonport, from where diving can also be enjoyed. There are also daily boat trips from the harbour to Arranmore and Rutland Islands. Wonderful wildlife can be found in the bogs and reed beds, while golfers will love the variety of golf courses in the surrounding area. With hills and mountains to explore, dramatic coastline to enjoy and so much to see and do, this is sure to make the perfect base for your Donegal holiday.