The Cromlech Cottage

Narin, County Donegal (Ref. 919578)


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

The property

This lovely detached cottage is situated one mile from the village of Narin in County Donegal. Your charming holiday home provides comfortable accommodation for families in what is one of Donegal’s most scenic regions. Inside this delightful, single-storey cottage is a well-equipped kitchen and dining area, as well as a welcoming sitting room, which has a cosy woodburning stove, so after a busy day exploring this wonderful part of Emerald Isle, return and relax in front of stove with a warm drink. Completing the accommodation are two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one family room with a double and single bed, and there’s also a separate shower room available. To the rear of the cottage, about five hundred meters away, is the Kilclooney Dolmen, which lies on the owners’ land and dates back to around 4500 years. This historic burial monument is one of Ireland’s most well-known Dolmens, plus just across the road is the Dolmen Centre, where you can learn all about times gone by, and how our ancestors came to build these iconic structures that decorate the landscape today. Within easy reach is the seaside resort of Narin, where you will find a shop and pub, along with a Blue Flag beach. A golf course is situated next to the beach, and a few miles away is the heritage town of Ardara, which is home to a number of shops, pubs and craft shops. A charming and comfortable holiday home that’s an ideal base for great a Donegal holiday.



Ground floor

  • One double bedroom
  • One family room with 1 double & 1 single bed
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Kitchen with dining area (seats 4)
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove


  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Gas oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned garden
  • Shop, pub and beach, in Narin 1 mile


  • There is a 4500-year old Dolmen located in the owners’ field about 500m from the rear of the cottage, and tourists can access this field via a small path that leads by the house.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas

About the location


Portnoo 1 miles; Ardara 6 miles; Glenties 7 miles; Dungloe 16 miles; Donegal 23 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport – 24 miles; 40 mins Larne ferry – 125 miles; 3 hrs 10 mins


  • Nearest shop; Narin, 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; Narin, 1 mile
  • Nearest town; Ardara, 4.5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Narin Strand - Lovely sandy beach with great swimming opportunities
  • Ardara - Delightful heritage town that’s home of a woollen mill
  • Dungloe - Home to the famous 'Mary from Dungloe' Festival

Day trip:

  • Donegal Castle - Situated in the centre of Donegal Town, with parts of the castle built in the 15th century
  • Slieve League - Europe's highest sea cliffs
  • Arranmore Island - See the cliffs and famous lighthouse
  • Glenveagh - Exotic gardens in County Donegal