Marble Hill Cottage

Portnablagh, County Donegal (Ref. 933372)


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

The property

Marble Hill Cottage is a fantastic detached cottage on the North West coast of Ireland, just outside Portnablagh in County Donegal. Situated by Sheephaven Bay, this location is ideal for a family or group of friends to be used as a base for exploring the area. This bungalow has three cosy bedrooms which will guarantee a good night’s sleep and the open fire in the living room makes this a comfortable spot to relax in the evenings. The kitchen has everything you need to put together a hearty breakfast to prepare you for the day of adventuring ahead. When you return after enjoying the stunning scenery to be found along the Wild Atlantic Way you can gather together in the dining area and discuss what your plans are for the rest of your holiday. Outside you will find plenty of parking space and a lawned garden which showcases the great sea views. To stock up on supplies, Portnablagh offers everything you will need and you can even enjoy a drink with the locals. Nearby Marble Hill Beach is a great place to try surfing if you’re feeling adventurous and you can then have an evening meal at the Shandon Hotel which is just down the road from the cottage. Further activities within easy reach include spending a day exploring Glenveagh National Park which has many walking trails amongst its mountains, lakes and waterfalls, drive along the Wild Atlantic Way and explore the shops in Letterkenny. With all this and more on offer, Marble Hill Cottage has something to suit everyone at any time of year.



Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms
  • One twin bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with…
  • Kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area (seats 5) with open fire


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Saorview & DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Gravelled & lawned area to front with furniture
  • Shop & pub 1.8 miles

About the location


Letterkenny 20 miles; Derry 42 miles.

Driving times:

  • Donegal Airport – 28.8 miles; 53 mins
  • Larne ferry – 116 miles; 2hrs 44 mins


  • Nearest shop; Portnablagh, 1.8 miles
  • Nearest pub; Portnablagh, 1.8 miles
  • Nearest town; Letterkenny, 20.1 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Ballyness Bay - When the sun is shining pack a picnic and head down to the golden sands of this pretty bay
  • Beaches - There are many sandy beaches in the area
  • 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:

  • Arranmore Island - Explore this island and see the cliffs and lighthouse
  • Glenveagh - Exotic gardens in County Donegal
  • Glenveagh National Park - Impressive National Park encompassing most of the Derryveagh Mountains
  • Inishbofin Island - A fantastic island with fantastic beaches, fascinating history and lots to see and do