Portsalon, County Donegal (Ref. 917725)


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

The property

A lovely welcoming detached cottage just a ten minute walk from the seaside resort of Portsalon in County Donegal. A perfect base for families and friends to explore this lovely part of Ireland. With all the accommodation being on the ground floor, this property is comfortably furnished, having an open plan living area, comprising fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with multi-fuel stove where you can relax with a good book and a refreshing drink. There are three bedrooms and a family bathroom. Take the opportunity of dining alfresco in the area at the front of the cottage. The coastal village of Portsalon is world famous for its state-of-the-art golf course and its Blue Flag beach which has been awarded status as the second most beautiful beach in the world. There is also a charming spirit-grocers where you can buy sweets and basic provisions at one end of the counter and a drink to quench your thirst at the other. Venture farther afield and drive past rugged sea cliffs on the way to Rathmullan a small seaside town and just a few miles from the Fanad Head lighthouse. Ferrys cottage is an ideal choice for spending time touring this stunning part of Ireland.



Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms
  • One single bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area (seats 4) & sitting area (seats 4) with multi-fuel stove


  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Front gravelled area with furniture
  • Shop & pub 10 mins walk


  • There are two small steps into two of the bedrooms

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Milford 9 miles; Carrigart 11 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport – 44.4 miles; 1 hr 12 mins
  • Larne ferry - 114 miles; 2 hrs 37 mins


  • Nearest shop; 10 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; 10 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Milford, 10 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Letterkenny - This is Donegal's largest town offering pubs, restaurants, a cathedral, a museum and festivals
  • Dungloe - Explore this delightful town and have a bite to eat in one of the many pubs and restaurants

Day trip:

  • Malin Head - On the Inishowen Peninsula, this is considered the most northerly headland of Ireland
  • Arranmore Island - Explore this island and see the cliffs and lighthouse