Strand Cottage

Derrybeg, County Donegal (Ref. 25547)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

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

The property

This detached cottage sits in a quiet position in the charming village of Derrybeg, County Donegal. With a homely, welcoming atmosphere, this cottage in Derrybeg offers ground floor accommodation furnished in a contemporary style, ideal for a couple or a small family wishing for a seaside getaway in this attractive area of Ireland. There are two comfortable bedrooms at this Derrybeg cottage, along with a light and bright kitchen and a cosy sitting room that's just perfect for snuggling up together after a breezy day beside the shore or out and about discovering the nearby attractions and wonderful views. Within a short stroll of this Derrybeg cottage is a superb unspoilt beach offering sweeping sands to lounge upon and azure waters lapping at the bay. You will also find within a few minutes' walk, a selection of shops, local inns and restaurants to liven up your evening with a night of stirring, traditional music, and also the Gweedore Court Hotel, with its lovely spa facilities available at a small cost. This distinct, winding coastline provides craggy coves to explore, and beautiful, quiet beaches to discover, all within easy reach of this Derrybeg cottage. There is truly something to suit every guest with the solitary Mount Errigal perched on the edge of the wonderful Glenveagh National Park, ideal if you're seeking a challenge, but with also many gentler walking trails, easily sourced in this beautiful location, along with serene fishing spots and two good golf courses in the local area. Take a boat out to sea to locate one of the islands dotted just off Donegal's splendid coastline, or enjoy a day out in Derry or Letterkenny for a taste of vibrant, urban culture. Return to this wonderful Derrybeg cottage after a long day exploring, saunter down to the beach and delight in this fantastic location as the sun sets. This is the perfect choice for your next Irish adventure.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • One double bedroom
  • One twin bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Kitchen with breakfast bar
  • Sitting room with electric fire

General

  • Oil central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel included Apr - Oct, charged by meter reading Nov - March, first €20 included in rent
  • Electricity charged by coin meter, €15 included in rent
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Front courtyard with furniture
  • Shops, pubs & restaurants 5 mins walk
  • Beach 10 mins walk

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

DERRYBEG, COUNTY DONEGAL

Gweedore 3 miles; Letterkenny 32 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport - 10 miles; 20 mins
  • Larne ferry - 126 miles; 3hrs

Area:

  • Nearest shop; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Letterkenny, 32 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Mount Errigal - The tallest peak in Donegal, a fantastic challenge
  • Glenveagh National Park - The second largest National Park in Ireland in the heart of the Derryveagh Mountains

Day trip:

  • Arranmore Island - See the cliffs and famous lighthouse
  • Derry - Spend the day visiting Northern Ireland
  • Letterkenny - This is Donegal's largest town offering pubs, restaurants, a cathedral, a museum and festivals.