Carnaween View

Doobin near Glenties, County Donegal (Ref. 9860)


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

The property

Located in the glorious Bluestack Mountains, just 7.5 miles from the town of Glenties is this lovely ground floor cottage. Located in an isolated position in County Donegal, without another house in sight, this Glenties cottage offers a rare opportunity to have a holiday completely away from it all. There are two bedrooms at this Glenties cottage, plus a single sofa bed is available making it suitable for five guests. The sitting room has original stone flags, stone walling and a glorious woodburning stove, plus this Glenties cottage has a well-equipped kitchen and a dining area. With so much countryside to choose from on the doorstep of this Glenties cottage, you will be spoilt for choice of where to go and what to do. Spend time walking or mountain biking along the Bluestack Way, or spend some time fishing in the river. The town of Glenties sits in the Donegal Highlands and has a good selection of shops, pubs and restaurants, whilst the town of Ardara which also has local amenities. So after a day spent exploring the fascinating landscapes of County Donegal, return to your Glenties cottage, kick off your walking boots and sit in front of the woodburning stove with a hot drink to reflect on your Irish holiday.



Ground floor

  • One double bedroom with woodburning stove
  • One twin bedroom with additional single sofa bed
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Fitted kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove


  • Solid fuel central heating, woodburning stoves in double bedroom & sitting room plus solar panels for hot water
  • Electric oven, gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Freeview
  • Selection of books & games
  • Electricity, solid fuel & wood for woodburning stoves included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • No smoking


  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Bike storage
  • Rear lawned garden
  • Shop & pub 8 miles


  • The road from the R262 to the property is not suitable for low vehicles, i.e. sports cars
  • This property is in the middle of the owner's sheep grazing field, so pets must be kept under control at all times

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

Note:As the property is remote the Wifi can be intermittent and limited.

About the location


Donegal Town 17 miles; Letterkenny 27 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport - 31 miles; 52 mins
  • Larne ferry - 133 miles; 2 hrs 53 mins


  • Nearest shop; 8 miles
  • Nearest pub; 8 miles
  • Nearest town; Glenties, 7.5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Donegal Castle - Situated in the centre of Donegal Town, with parts of the castle built in the 15th century
  • Mary From Dungloe Festival - Famous festival, based in Dungloe

Day trip:

  • Glenveagh National Park - A great day out to one of Ireland's National Parks
  • Derry - Spend the day visiting Northern Ireland
  • Letterkenny - This is Donegal's largest town offering pubs, restaurants, a cathedral, a museum and festivals.