Marble Hill Cottage

Portnablagh, County Donegal (Ref. 933372)



Hogans Irish Cottages rating

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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

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3 Customer Review(s)

  • Eileen Miriam

    “This was a great location great views and lovely cottage walking distance to beach”

    - Eileen Miriam, August 2019


  • All ground floor
  • Three bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x twin
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area (seats 5) with open fire.
  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Saorview, DVD, CD, radio, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Gravelled and lawned area to front with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.8 miles.

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.

About the location


Letterkenny 20 miles; Derry 42 miles.

The village of Portnablagh in County Donegal is set on the west shore of Sheephaven Bay, situated within easy reach of the wonderful Glenveagh National Park. The village is within easy access of Letterkenny, which has a museum and there are plenty of shops, pubs and places to eat. Whilst making Portnablagh your base, make sure that you explore as much of Glenveagh National Park as you can. A number of walks can be enjoyed in the park, after which partake in a guided tour of the castle, or enjoy tea and cakes in the tea room, whilst to the northern edge of Lough Beagh is a visitor centre housing a restaurant. There are a number of hills in the area, which, once you’ve climbed or walked up, boast superb views of the Atlantic Ocean from the top, and there’s also rivers, loughs and historical and religious sites in abundance throughout this part of County Donegal. Also in the area are a variety of beaches, whilst further afield is Malin Head, the most northerly point in Ireland, and across the border is the city of Derry. A convenient base for exploring all that this wonderful area has to offer.

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