This delightful, detached cottage is conveniently located just a five-minute walk from the lovely village of Carrick in County Donegal.
Immaculate, well appointed and tastefully decorated, this cottage has a real home-from-home feel and is ideal for couples or small families who want to discover all that this stunning area of Ireland has to offer.
With a well-equipped kitchen, the chefs amongst you can practise their culinary skills and create tasty meals for the group.
After dinner, why not retire to the comfortable sitting room, where you can sit in front of the warming solid fuel stove and discuss the day’s events?
There are also sliding doors leading from the sitting room out to the lovely suntrap patio, where guests can admire the stunning mountain views of the Slieve League.
The three cosy bedrooms complete the accommodation and will ensure all guests have a good night’s sleep before the next busy day ahead.
With great river walks and cycling opportunities in the area, guests can either hire a bike or store their own at the property, and head out to view the breathtaking scenery on offer in the surrounding area, such as the Slieve League and the coastal district of Glencolumbkille.
Fans of fishing can also find storage for their equipment at the cottage and permits for the local salmon fishing on offer are available locally.
The coast road to the village of Kilcar is well worth discovering, as is the small town of Ardara that can be reached in a 20-minute drive, or guests can also enjoy a relaxing boat trip from Teelin Pier.
This charming cottage is a wonderful location for your Irish break.
About the location
CARRICK, COUNTY DONEGAL
Teelin 2 miles; Killybegs 10 miles.
Carrick is often referred to as the gateway village to the majestic Slieve League cliffs, is situated in South West Donegal. This small vibrant village is popular with international visitors throughout the year. Carrick has a rich culture, and its residents pride themselves on the stunning scenery and landscapes in the locality. The village is the perfect base for hill walkers and hikers of all ages and abilities. A short drive takes you to the cliffs at Slieve League which at 601m high are one of the highest marine cliffs in Europe with truly breathtaking views from the summit. Just a short drive away is the village of Teelin, once Ireland’s main fishing port, but now that title has been awarded to the town of Killybegs just a little further afield. Here you will find some of Donegal’s best seafood, which should only be washed down with a pint of Guinness! Carrick is the perfect base for touring this county with the historic village of Glencolumbkille only a 10 minute drive away and a little further takes you to Adara. Carrick also has many beaches within close proximity, as well as the beautiful Glen River which offers fishing and waterfalls. The unusual coastline, formed by round white stones at the coast of Port, is a beautiful attraction, and you can also climb the 152 steps to the Silver Strand at Malin Beag.