Carndonagh, County Donegal (Ref. 904987)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Games Room

The property

Carndonagh 2 miles.

A charming thatched, detached cottage located close to the vibrant town of Carndonagh on the Inishowen Peninsula of County Donegal.

Tastefully and traditionally decorated throughout, this Carndonagh cottage exudes a sense of tranquillity making it the ideal spot for a well-deserved break with your family.

This County Donegal cottage has three immaculate bedrooms, two of which boast en-suite shower rooms for added comfort and convenience, plus the cosy, country-style kitchen with traditional half door comes well-equipped for all your culinary needs, and after an evening of wining and dining you can kick back and relax in the sitting room, which is complemented by feature beams and an electric fire.

Adults and children alike will love the games room, which is located in an external building just across the courtyard and this offers an excellent space for a competitive game of pool or simply somewhere private for teenagers to escape to.

To the front of this delightful cottage near Carndonagh is a small lawned area with furniture where you can enjoy your morning coffee before the day’s activities commence, and the large courtyard to the rear provides ample space for children to play safely.

The town of Carndonagh lies near the shores of Trawbeaga Bay offering fantastic walking routes and scenery for the outdoors enthusiasts.

The town also has a variety of shops, pubs and cafes where you can sample the local cuisine and culture, plus traditional music is often heard with many musicians settling here.

The sandy beach at Culdaff lying just a few miles away will take your breath away, whilst an enjoyable day can be spend at Malin Head, the most northern point in Ireland, and the area is also speckled with excellent golf courses at Buncrana and Ballyliffin.

This welcoming family Donegal cottage can be enjoyed all year long.


Mostly ground floor. Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x first floor twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room (seats 5) with electric fire. External games room with pool table, kitchen, sitting area and shower room with shower, basin and WC.


  • Oil central heating with electric fire
  • Two electric ovens and gas hobs (one in external kitchen), microwave, fridge, freezer, American-style fridge/freezer in external kitchen, washing machine and tumble dryer in bathroom, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Saorview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Enclosed, front lawned garden and rear courtyard
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop, pub and beach 2 miles
  • Note: There is a small step down into the kitchen from the back door
  • Note: Low doorway into double bedroom’s en-suite

About the location


Malin Head 12 miles; Buncrana 12 miles; Derry 22 miles.

Situated on the Inishowen Peninsula in North Donegal lies the small, pretty town of Carndonagh. Only a stone’s throw from the shores of Trawbeaga Bay, Carndonagh is home to the site of the Donagh Cross, which was once part of an early Christian monastery founded by the patron Saint Patrick. Boasting a lovely selection of cafes, pubs and shops, the town also has a strong reputation for traditional music and culture with many musicians, artists and writers making it their home. Within a short distance from Carndonagh are some superb beaches and ideal family spots at Culdaff, Kinnagoe Bay and Five Fingers strand to name a few, Ballyliffin golf course and Malin Head, Ireland’s most northern point.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas