DescriptionWelcome to An Grianan House, located in the picturesque townlands of Burt on the Wild Atlantic Way between the historic cities of Derry, Buncrana, and Letterkenny. This fully furnished house is finished to a high standard, with bright, welcoming interiors and panoramic views of Grianan of Aileach Ring Fort, Burt Castle, and Scalp Hill. The Property is within a short walking distance of the popular Inch Wildfowl Reserve and walkway. Guests can expect to enjoy the best of both worlds during their stay- beautiful countryside surroundings and restaurants, pubs, cinemas, and nightlife only a short drive away.
An Grianan House neighbours Inch Island, the upper reaches of Lough Swilly and the ancient ring fort from which the house takes its name. The centre of historic Derry City is only a 5 min drive by car and Letterkenny, Donegal's main town, is a 20 min drive. The house is ideally located at the base of the Inishowen peninsula. The long sandy beach at Lisfannon on the shores of Lough Swilly is a 10 min drive away. A car ferry service to Rathmullan operates during the summer months from the pier at Buncrana and this opens up further touring possibilities.
Close to Local Wedding Venues
An Grianan House is located only 3km away from the popular An Grianan Hotel in Burt. The Red Door of Fahan is only a 5 min drive away. The Inishowen Gateway Hotel in Buncrana is a short 15 min drive and the Clanree and Mount Errigal Hotels of Letterkenny only 20 mins away.
Entertainment venues close to An Grianan House
Visitors will be spoiled for choice. The City of Derry boasts numerous bars and restaurants, two cinemas, the Millennium Forum Theatre, Brunswick Bowling Alley, The Peace Bridge and Quay walkway, the Historic Walls and Tower Museum not to mention two shopping centres. Letterkenny offers similar shopping and restaurant choices, as well as Century Cinema and Lurgybrack Fun Farm and Alcorn’s Tropical World for children. There are numerous cafes and takeaways available nearby.
Within easy driving distance you will also find:
Glenveagh National Park
Malin Head- filming location of Star Wars, tours available.
The Guns of Dunree Museum
Lisfannon and Ballyliffin Golf Clubs
Doagh Island Famine Village
Car ferry to Magilligan from Greencastle
Horse riding at Lenamore Stables and Graham’s Equestrian Centre.
Foyle Arena and Templemore Leisure Centres (swimming pools)
Wild Ireland animal sanctuary
An Grianan House, offers luxurious living with stunning countryside views in an ideal touring location - book early to avoid disappointment