Beach View is a lovely 3 bedroom holiday home located just outside the seaside village of Greencastle in north Inishowen. From its elevate site it enjoys panoramic views of sea, coast and mountain . From the front of the house there are views over Greencastle Golf Club and Lough Foyle towards Magilligan Point and Binevenagh Mountain in North West Derry. To the side of the house there are lovely views northwards over Shroove Lighhouse towards the Derry coastline between Castlerock and Portrush. On clear days the Isle of Islay and the Scottish mainland are visible.
The holiday home has a number of tourist amenities in its immediate locality. A little over 1km from the front door are fine beaches â€“ the blue flag Stroove Beach and the smaller White Strand. These two beaches are overlooked by the iconic Stroove Lighthouse located on Dungaree Point. Less than 2km from the holiday home brings you into the centre of Greencastle village with it busy fishing harbour and historic castle ruins.
Overlooking the harbour is the Inishowen Maritime Museum and Planetarium. The museum exhibits include boats from 6ft to 50ft, The Armada Room, Emigration Room, thousands of items of memorabilia and photographs. The state-of-the-art Planetarium gives the visitor the ability to see how mariners used to navigate with the stars, and also provide dazzling astronomy and light shows. Facilities include gift shop and tea room. Also at Greencastle harbour is Kealys Seafood Bar â€“ a nationally renowned seafood restaurant. The Cairn Centre in the village brings Irish Heritage to life through lighting, voice overs, photographs, life size figures and miniature diagrams of the Irish countryside. It covers the period from the very first farmer in Ireland to the recent past.
Ideal tour Base for the North Coast of Ireland
The holiday home overlooks the northern part of Greencastle Golf Club. This friendly 18 hole golf club has a beautiful setting along the shores of Lough foyle and offers the visitor excellent value. Not only has the holiday home a golf club on its doorstep â€“ it also is a ...