Strand Cottage

Derrybeg, County Donegal (Ref. 25547)



Hogans Irish Cottages rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • View on map


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside

Reviews & Ratings

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8 Customer Review(s)

  • Martin

    “We had a lovely stay at Strand Cottage, walking distance to shops, fantastic beaches.”

    Errigal mountain and Glenveagh National Park a short drive from the cottage. Loads to do nearby, the week flew by. Great location to base yourself.

    Errigal mountain and Glenveagh National Park a short drive from the cottage. Loads to do nearby, the week flew by. Great location to base yourself.

    - Martin, September 2021


  • All ground floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with breakfast bar
  • Sitting room with electric fire.
  • Oil central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel inc. in rent from Apr - Oct inclusive charged by meter reading from Nov - March, first €20 included in rent
  • Electricity by coin meter, first €15 included in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Front courtyard garden with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 5 mins walk
  • Beach 10 mins walk.

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, recently renovated 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.

About the location


Bunbeg 3 miles; Letterkenny 32 miles.

The quaint seaside village of Derrybeg sits on County Donegal’s picturesque west coast. Residing in one of Ireland’s Gaeltacht regions, Derrybeg is renowned for its extensive coastlines and beautiful sandy beaches, and the area is well served by pubs and restaurants, with many hosting traditional music evenings. The majestic Glenveagh National Park is close by and provides the visitor with a variety of outdoor experiences, plus the towns of Letterkenny and Donegal are within easy reach. Derrybeg is the ideal location for your Irish self-catering holiday in this beautiful part of northwest Ireland.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas