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Mullaghdoo near Kincasslagh, County Donegal (Ref. 905819)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Kincasslagh 1.8 miles. A detached, character cottage located in a quiet cul-de-sac amongst the stunning scenery of the Gaeltacht Rosses region, less than two miles from Kincasslagh in County Donegal. This charming Donegal cottage exudes a welcoming and inspiring atmosphere from the moment you walk through the door. Exposed stone walls make up the hallway and original beams help to create a traditional, cosy feel that is complemented by the modern conveniences throughout. With the accommodation situated over the ground floor, this Donegal cottage near Kincasslagh offers three bedrooms, one with en-suite facilities, along with a family bathroom boasting a character, claw-footed tub. The inviting open plan living area, with its classic kitchen and cosy sitting area with multi-fuel stove is conducive to spending time together with loved ones. Plus the additional sitting room, complete with an open fire, is the perfect place to enjoy a little undisturbed peace and quiet in this tranquil part of Ireland. Outside this Donegal cottage is a lawned garden with patio, while nearby is the village of Kincasslagh along with the regional airport of Donegal, which offers excellent links to Dublin. The Rosses is a small region in Donegal characterised by beautiful, wild landscapes and arguably, some of the best beaches in Ireland. Just a short distance from this Kincasslagh cottage are the stunning strands of Mullaghderg and the Blue Flag Carrickfinn. The jagged coastline of Donegal is a sight to behold with yet more breathtaking beaches at Bunbeg and Cruit Island, with the latter also hosting a superb golf course. Explore the rugged Glenveagh National Park and conquer the imposing peak of Mount Errigal, which seems to stands solitary on the horizon, or visit the friendly towns of Dungloe and Derrybeg for a warm welcome and regular traditional music. Leo’s Tavern, situated in Crolly, is less than a ten minute drive away. It is renowned for its music, being the birth place of world famous musical talents, Enya, Clannad and Moya Brennan. The towns of Letterkenny and Donegal are also within easy reach with a wide range of shops, pubs and restaurants to enjoy. All this and more before returning to your delightful Donegal cottage; one you won’t fail to fall in love with!

Accommodation

All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with multi-fuel stove. Utility. Sitting room with open fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove and open fire. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD, selection of books and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter packs for stove and fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lawned garden with patio and furniture. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 5 mins walk. Note: There’s an internal step up from the double bedroom to the en-suite. Note: Due to the property being close to an airport, there will be minimal, associated noise.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

KINCASSLAGH, COUNTY DONEGAL

Cruit Island 6 miles; Dungloe 8 miles; Burtonport 9 miles; Glenveagh National Park 23 miles.

The tiny village of Kincasslagh lies between Cruit Island and Innisfree Bay, and is well known as the birthplace of the popular Irish singer, Daniel O'Donnell. The west coast of Donegal possesses some of the most spectacular coastline in Western Europe, and the area surrounding Kincasslagh is littered with fine sandy beaches. Enjoy a round of golf on Cruit Island's 9-hole course and take in the breathtaking scenery and location, visit the bustling fishing port of Burtonport, catch a ferry to Aranmore Island and see the cliffs and lighthouse, or discover the historical town of Dungloe; with its spectacular cliff views from the golf club to Aranmore, wild bogs, views of the bay and 130 fishing lakes, it is certain to impress. A short drive will take you to the beautiful Glenveagh National Park; its 16,000 acres are ripe for exploring, and encompassing most of the Derryveagh Mountains, it is a haven for walkers. A wonderful location, at any time of the year.