Doonkelly Farm Cottage

Sligo Town, County Sligo (Ref. 960685)

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  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Washing machine

The property

Sligo 7.7 miles. Set amidst rolling hills and scenic lakes ten minutes drive from Sligo Town is Doonkelly Farm Cottage. Tucked away on a quiet laneway, on a elevated site, this traditional cottage has been presented to provide a relaxing break. Situated close to the owner's home, looking out across lush green countryside, this cottage is ideal for families, couples and groups of friends looking for a break in the great outdoors. Guests will enjoy the small but compact kitchen and living room with range. Retire to the adjoining sitting room with open fire and plan the next day's endeavours. Outside, the cottage looks across a lush green valley. It is situated just outside the county boundary of Sligo in County Leitrim. The nearby bustling town of Sligo, home to the famous poet, W.B Yeats, is simply bursting with something for everyone, surfing, seaweed baths, glorious beaches, mountain and nature trails, galleries, boat trips on Lough Gill, and much much more. Take the short trip to neighbouring Lough Doon and its larger sister Lough Gill. Visit Parkes Castle nearby and relax in the tea rooms overlooking the scenic lake. Sligo/Leitrim is a wonderful place to explore. Start your adventure now!


All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area. Second sitting room with open fire


Oil central heating with open fire. Gas oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Saorview, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Open fields to front of cottage. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 4 miles. Note: A few low doors throughout the property so care should be taken.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Sligo Airport 6 miles.

Sligo, one of Ireland’s largest towns is a great destination set among Benbulben Mountain, Knocknarea Hill, sandy beaches, and the green countryside of the Emerald Isle. The town itself offers a wide variety of shops, restaurants with great seafood and pubs playing traditional Irish music. You won’t be stuck for things to do while in the area; go to the races and pick out the winning horse, practice your swing with a few rounds of golf, go horse riding on the beach, or relax with a spot of fishing. Sample the local culture by visiting the Yeats Memorial Building, The Model Contemporary Centre and the Hawk’s Well Theatre, one of the oldest regional theatres in the country. Take the Queen Maeve Trail to the top of Knocknarea and be sure to bring your camera along to capture the breathtaking landscape that this county has to offer. Sligo is an excellent base for exploring this part of Ireland.