Gweebarra Apartment

Doochary, County Donegal (Ref. 20727)

Map
1 / 5
+

Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A lovely and well presented first floor apartment situated in the pretty village of Doochary, County Donegal. A former factory building, this Doochary apartment combines a traditional external look with a renovated interior and provides comfortable accommodation ideal for those looking to explore this beautiful and scenic part of Ireland. Featuring a double and twin bedroom and a cosy, open plan living area, this Doochary apartment provides all the amenities you need for enjoying a relaxing break and unwinding in this quiet and peaceful area. The owners own the pub next door which offers excellent food and a friendly welcome. Doochary is renowned for the Gweebarra River, which winds its way through the village and has excellent fishing stocks. Doochary also hosts its own annual festival in August, with a wide selection of music including folk, pop and country and a variety of activities for the young and old alike. The Glenveagh National Park sits on the doorstep of this County Donegal apartment and there are many activities available such as guided walks and wildlife watching as well as many routes ideal for cyclists. Hikers can conquer the soaring Mount Errigal before taking a trip to the quaint towns of Ardara, Donegal or Dungloe, the latter being famous for its annual 'Mary from Dungloe' festival at the end of July. Further afield, the stunning Slieve League cliffs must not be missed! This area also has some of the finest beaches in Ireland just waiting to be discovered such as those at Dooey, Derrybeg and Portnoo. This County Donegal apartment provides the perfect location for exploring the charm of Donegal.

Accommodation

All first floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Additional free parking available. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 3 mins walk, pub 1 min walk.

About the location

DOOCHARY, COUNTY DONEGAL

Dungloe 8 miles.

The small, Gaeltacht village of Doochary, meaning 'the black weir', sits in a charming location in the Rosses area of Donegal. Doochary offers a shop, pub and a Post Office, and welcomes the River Gweebarra, which meanders through the village, making its way out to sea. The river is a fisherman's delight, with its excellent waters perfect for salmon fishing, plus close by are many loughs and the beautiful Donegal coastline with Dooey Strand, which boasts two miles of golden sands, perfect for surfing enthusiasts and those who fancy a scenic, undisturbed stroll. Just eight miles away is the town of Dungloe, known as The Capital of The Rosses and boasts shops, bars, restaurants, events and festivals throughout the year. The Glenveagh National Park can be reached within a short, pleasant drive, with its interesting plant and wildlife and enchanting, waterside walking and cycling pathways. Doochary is a delightful base, set in breathtaking Donegal scenery, within easy reach of unspoilt beaches and interesting towns.