7 Harbour Heights

Portsalon, County Donegal (Ref. 934629)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    3

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

The property

Overlooking the Atlantic, on the edge of the beautiful coastal town of Portsalon, this detached cottage provides the perfect accommodation for a break away in the stunning north west of County Donegal. With superb views of the swirling ocean, this home-from-home is the ideal base for the Irish adventure you’ve been promising yourself. Upstairs there’s a bright and airy double bedroom, perfect for the adults in your party, as well as a twin, ideal for the children, both of which boast en-suite shower facilities. Downstairs you’ll find that the additional convenience of a second double bedroom, meaning that there’s room for all the family to sleep in comfort. There’s also lovely open plan living area with a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area and a spacious sitting area, the perfect social space for enjoying a celebratory evening meal with all your loved ones, whilst reminiscing about the day’s adventures and planning what you’ll do tomorrow. This room is also complemented by a warming woodburning stove, ideal in the chiller months when a steaming mug of hot chocolate will be welcomed gladly. Alternatively, when the sun is shining, make use of the sunroom and soak up the rays with a good book and a glass of something cool. To the front and the rear of the property there’s a lawned garden, whilst just a stroll down the road will take you to the beautiful beach at Portsalon, boasting little rock pools for the children to explore and golden sands just ripe for sandcastle building. Elsewhere is Portsalon there’s a whole host of amenities for you to make use of, including Sarah’s Restaurant & Bar, where you can sit back and relax whilst enjoying the freshest seafood and tranquil sea views. To practice your swing there’s also the splendid Portsalon Golf Club, an exhilarating course with holes dotted amongst sand dunes and rugged woodland. For those who love walking, the world-famous Wild Atlantic Way is just waiting to be explored, with the Donegal coastline boasting truly breathtaking scenery, such as craggy coves, striking sea cliffs and secret inlets. Alternatively, venture inland and you’ll be rewarded by the spectacular Glenveagh National Park, or travel to Letterkenny and peruse the plentiful selection of shops, cafes and restaurants. A delightful property, well-situated for a wonderful Irish holiday at any time of the year.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground Floor

  • One double bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with…
  • Kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Sunroom (seats 5)

First Floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC.

General

  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with Saorview
  • DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books & DVDs.
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Front & rear lawned garden
  • Shop, pub & beach in Portsalon, 5 mins walk

About the location

PORTSALON, COUNTY DONEGAL

Milford 9 miles; Carrigart 11 miles.

Driving times:

  • Larne ferry - 115 miles; 2 hrs 42 mins
  • Donegal Airport – 44.5 miles; 1 hr 16 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; 5 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Milford, 10 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Letterkenny - This is Donegal's largest town offering pubs, restaurants, a cathedral, a museum and festivals
  • Dungloe - Explore this delightful town and have a bite to eat in one of the many pubs and restaurants

Day trip:

  • Malin Head - On the Inishowen Peninsula, this is considered the most northerly headland of Ireland
  • Arranmore Island - Explore this island and see the cliffs and lighthouse