8 Magherabeg is a modern 4 bedroom holiday home located in the popular holiday resort of Downings on the Rosguil Peninsula in North Donegal. This well appointed self catering accommodation is situated in a small hillside development which enjoys views over Sheephaven Bay towards Muckish Mountain. From the front door it is 1km to Downings beach and village centre and also just 1km from the 2 superb championship golf courses at Rosapenna. The holiday home is located close to the start of the scenic Atlantic Drive that meanders around the coast of the rugged Rosguill Peninsula.
Beautiful Beaches on your doorstep
Downings beach is a lovely 2km beach that stretches from the quaint village harbour to the rocky headland at Rosapenna. It is a popular beach for swimmers, walkers, kite fliers, wind surfers and boating. At the other end of the Rosapenna headland is the fabulous Tramore Strand which stretches for over 6km along the shores of Sheephaven Bay. If you prefer your beaches a little quieter then there are numerous beaches dotted along the length of the Atlantic Drive
Rosapenna Golf Club
Stretching along the length of Tramore Strand is the magnificent Rosapenna Golf Resort which features two superb natural links courses â€“ Sandy Hills and the Old Tom Morris Course. Both courses are highly ranked in Golf Digests Top 100 courses in Ireland - Sandy Hills at No 21 and the old Tom Morris at no 33. The top class Portsalon links course is just 18km away via the Mulroy Bridge and Dunfanaghy Golf Club is a similar distance to the west.
Downings is an ideal base to tour North Donegal. Located on the scenic Rosguil Peninsula it is within easy driving distance of two more of Irelands most beautiful Peninsulas â€“ Fanad and Horn Head. Heading towards Horn Head the visitor will pass the majestic Ards Forest Park, the Creeslough Lakes , Muckish Mountain and the popular beach resorts of Marble Hill, Portnablagh and Dunfanaghy. In the Fanad direction you have the dramatic Fanad Head Lighthouse, the Knockalla Coast Road and the holiday resorts of Portsalon and Rathmullan. All three peninsulas are ...