Ballyboe near Falcarragh, County Donegal (Ref. 26253)


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

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The property

Set in a quiet area, this lovely detached cottage sits just 3 miles from the friendly town of Falcarragh, County Donegal. Perfect for family and friends wanting to enjoy the brilliant atmosphere of this part of Donegal, this delightful cottage is set in an ideal location to enjoy the spectacular views of the Irish countryside. Set entirely on the ground floor and ideal for guests of all ages, this Falcarragh cottage is spacious and comfortable with three homely bedrooms, one with the added luxury of an en-suite. The cosy sitting room is a haven for relaxing nights in front of the warming open fire where you can soothe aching feet after a long day sightseeing. Outside your Falcarragh cottage, you can take in the breathtaking views of the countryside while you enjoy a cup of tea in your immaculately-presented, lawned garden, and why not make the most of Donegal sunshine by striking up the BBQ and dining alfresco, it's too nice a view not to! The nearby market town of Falcarragh offers surroundings of amazing natural beauty, with the Derryveagh Mountains and the beautiful unspoilt beaches of Drumnatinney and Ballyness Bay, perfect for a stoll on the sand or a paddle along the water's edge. For a more active day out, why not practice your swing on nearby Falcarragh golf course? And in the evening, you can enjoy a refreshing drink in one of the friendly pubs on offer. Further afield you can find the small town and former fishing port of Dunfanaghy. In and around here, you can take a guided walk of Muckish Mountain and Horn Head or take a leisurely stroll through Ards Forest Park where you can encounter varied wildlife such as foxes, hedgehogs and otters, a lovely day out on a sunny Donegal day. An inviting cottage for you, your family and friends to enjoy, you'll never want to leave this gorgeous part of Donegal!



Ground floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One double bedroom
  • One twin bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room (seats 5) with open fire


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Free-to-air channels & DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books & games
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Lockable bike storage
  • Lawned garden with patio, furniture & BBQ
  • Shops & pubs 3 miles
  • Coast 2 miles


  • This property is next to Ref. 26186, together they sleep 12.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Dunfanaghy 7 miles, Letterkenny 27 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport - 21 miles; 34 mins
  • Larne ferry - 122 miles; 2 hrs 47 mins


  • Nearest shop; Falcarragh, 3 miles
  • Nearest pub; Falcarragh, 3 miles
  • Nearest town; Falcarragh, 3 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Letterkenny - This is Donegal's largest town offering pubs, restaurants, a cathedral, a museum and festivals.
  • Dungloe - Home to the famous 'Mary from Dungloe' Festival
  • Fishing - Head to the resort of Dungloe where you can enjoy fishing on 130 lakes and rivers

Day trip:

  • Glenveagh National Park - The second largest National Park in Ireland in the heart of the Derryveagh Mountains
  • Glenveagh - Exotic gardens in County Donegal
  • Mount Errigal - Donegal's tallest mountain, a fantastic challenge