Silver Strand Cottage

Malin Beg near Glencolumbkille, County Donegal (Ref. 906039)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

The property

Set in Malin Beg, in an elevated position overlooking the sea, and just five miles from the village of Glencolumbkille is this charming, detached cottage in County Donegal. This contemporary cottage is set on the Wild Atlantic Way in County Donegal and offers ideal accommodation for a group of friends or family as it offers a break away from the stresses and strains of daily life through being set along a peaceful country road. Boasting far-reaching and breathtaking views across the Atlantic Ocean from the breakfast bar, this cottage in Malin Beg boasts an open plan living area with a well-equipped kitchen; perfect for preparing culinary delights for the rest of your party. After a busy day exploring this fascinating area, what better way to relax than to curl up in front of the multi-fuel stove in the sitting area and consider what wonderful sights to explore over the rest of your holiday in Ireland? After a relaxing evening, you can retire to the welcoming bedrooms at this Donegal cottage, where you can enjoy a good night’s sleep, before waking up refreshed and ready to explore yet more wonderful sights and attractions. A fabulous walk to the well known Silver Strand beach, sitting in an impressive cove, can be enjoyed from your Donegal cottage and the approach to this beach is absolutely breathtaking, as the route drops down between the cliffs. For more awe-inspiring views, why not head to the Slieve League Cliffs to appreciate Europe’s highest sea cliffs and enjoy walks with fabulous scenery? Guests staying at this lovely Donegal cottage can enjoy the scenic drive to the village of Glencolumbkille where you can find friendly pubs, regularly showcasing traditional Irish music. The town of Killybegs is only a short drive from your Malin Beg cottage and here you can taste the best Irish seafood and explore the beautiful Donegal coastline where you’ll find a stunning beach; perfect for relaxing in the sun or enjoying a dip in the water. This charming cottage in County Donegal is a wonderful self-catering base for your holiday in this picturesque part of Ireland.



Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms
  • One room with bunk beds
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area & sitting area with multi-fuel stove


  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven & gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • CD/radio
  • PS2 with games
  • Selection of books, games, toys & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Shops & pubs 5 miles
  • Beach 5 mins walk


  • Mobile reception limited in this area

About the location


Killybegs 15 miles; Ardara 16 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport - 48 miles; 1 hr 22 mins
  • Larne ferry - 145 miles; 3 hrs 34 mins


  • Nearest shop; 5 miles
  • Nearest pub; 5 miles
  • Nearest town; Killybegs, 20.6 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Donegal Castle - Situated in the centre of Donegal Town, with parts of the castle built in the 15th century
  • Slieve League - At 601 metres, these are Ireland's highest sea cliffs

Day trip:

  • Arranmore Island - See the cliffs and famous lighthouse
  • Derry - Spend the day visiting Northern Ireland
  • Malin Head - The most northerly headland in Ireland on the Inishowen Peninsula, visit the highest pub in Ireland