Curris Cottage

Curris near Kilcar, County Donegal (Ref. 25061)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

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

The property

Abeautiful cottage situated in a rural location, just two miles from the peaceful village of Kilcar in County Donegal. This cottage in Kilcar dates back nearly seventy years, yet has been decorated in a contemporary, light and bright style, and along with its location and traditional homely atmosphere, this is a perfect base for a family holiday. Whether you wish to explore the countryside or coast, you can be sure to enjoy a comfortable holiday when you relax at the end of a busy day in front of the warming woodburning stove. Within this gorgeous Kilcar cottage are three bedrooms, one benefiting from an en-suite bathroom. The light and airy kitchen with dining area is perfect for gathering together at breakfast before heading out to explore County Donegal. To the front of this Kilcar cottage is a well-presented lawned garden where you can lounge with a good book on a sunny day. The village of Kilcar sits in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with fantastic views stretching over the Slieve League Cliffs; it wakes in the evening when many of the local pubs offer traditional music for your enjoyment. A little further out you will find the fantastic fishing town of Killybegs, where you can spend hours watching the boats unload, or the resident seals frolic in the harbour. Just 10 minutes' drive from Killybegs is the stunning Blue Flag beach at Fintra, which is well worth a visit on a sunny day. This beautiful Kilcar cottage is perfectly situated for you to make the most of everything Donegal has to offer.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor:

  • Two double bedrooms (one with en-suite shower, basin & WC)
  • One family bedroom with triple bunks (double below, single on top)
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin & WC
  • Kitchen with dining area (seats 6 including two folding chairs)
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove

General

  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Free-to-air channels & DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books & games
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned front garden
  • Shop & pub 2 miles
  • Beach 1 mile

Notes:

  • Property is surrounded by farmland, dogs to be kept under strict control

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

KILCAR, COUNTY DONEGAL

Killybegs 6 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport - 44 miles; 1 hr 19 mins
  • Larne ferry - 131 miles; 3 hrs

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Kilcar, 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; Kilcar, 2 miles
  • Nearest town; Killybegs, 8.4 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Slieve League - Ireland's second highest sea cliffs
  • Ardara - Small village with interesting heritage

Day trip:

  • Glenveagh National Park and Castle - This beautiful National Park offers mountains and lakes
  • Bundoran - This coastal town is home to the Bundoran Adventure Park and Waterworld