Letter near Ballyliffin, County Donegal (Ref. 14334)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

The property

Ballyliffin 4 miles.

This beautifully presented, detached cottage is set in a peaceful location with distant views of the sea and nearby Mamore Mountains, just three miles from Clonmany and four miles from the traditional Irish village of Ballyliffin, County Donegal.

This single-storey Ballyliffin cottage offers spacious, light and airy accommodation with the open plan living area, consisting of a fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with cosy woodburning stove, forming the hub of this holidayhome.

A second sitting room with open fire provides a place where children can relax, whilst adults socialise in the main sitting area.

Three bedrooms, one of which boasts an en-suite shower room, offer flexible sleeping arrangements for a family or group of friends.

This Ballyliffin cottage is surrounded by lawned gardens and a decked area, where on a summer's evening you can enjoy alfresco dining.

There is a great deal to do in the area including admiring the stunning views of the bay from the famous Mamore Gap beauty spot, which is less than a 10-minute drive away.

Hill walking is also very popular in the area, during which you can enjoy wonderful views of Lough Swilly and the Atlantic Ocean, while Fort Dunree is only five miles away.

Close by are sandy beaches, ideal for surfing or simply a place where you can unwind.

Fishing is popular in the area with both sea angling and lake fishing readily available, plus several golf courses are nearby with the famous Ballyliffin course only five miles away and well worth a visit.

Whatever you choose to do during your holiday, this Ballyliffin cottage is in a wonderful position for exploring the local area.


All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Cloakroom with basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Second sitting room with open fire. Utility room.


  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove in sitting area and open fire in second sitting room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
  • Microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility
  • TV, DVD, video, selection of DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent, fuel for fires can be purchased locally
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Enclosed, lawned garden with decked area and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile.

About the location


Carndonagh 5.5 miles; Buncrana 14 miles; Letterkenny 39 miles.

The village of Ballyliffin is located on the Inishowen Peninsula in beautiful County Donegal, on the North West coast of Ireland. The village is renowned for its spectacular scenery, two miles of sandy beaches and excellent golf courses. Many restaurants in the area specialise in fish and sea food dishes and have locally grown produce offering something for every taste and budget. Around and about there are many recommended walks, particularly the Gleneven Waterfall circuit, which is suitable for all ages. For a touring base, Ballyliffin is ideally placed for access to the Giant's Causeway, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, and the stunning Glenveagh National Park. The Atlantic waves offer superb surfing opportunities, or you may wish to admire the wildlife whilst enjoying a clifftop walk. Ballyliffin is a great base for exploring this part of County Donegal.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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