Bunbeg Cottage is a lovely 3 bedroom cottage located between Derrybeg and Bunbeg in the heart of the the Gweedore Gaeltacht in West Donegal. All the amenities of both Derrybeg and Bunbeg are within easy driving distance. Most of the amenities are also just a 10 - 15 minute walk from the front door. This includes two of the finest beaches in Donegal - Magheraclogher Strand and Port Arthur Beach as well as numerous small sandy coves and harbours.
Wild Atlantic Way
The cottage is ideally situated for those who wish to explore the Wild Atlantic Way in North West Donegal as well as the Donegal Highlands and Islands. The magnificent Glenveagh National Park is just over 25km away.
A Relaxing Base
The cottage has 3 double bedrooms to sleep up to 7 people. A sofa bed in the cottage Mezzanine can accommodate an extra 2. There is a bright kitchen and dining area and a comfortably furnished living area with open fireplace. A small sun lounge and the Mezzanine provide quiet spaces for reading or relaxing. Outside there is a large back garden with lockable shed.
Gweedore is the heartland of the Donegal Gaeltacht and indeed is one of the largest Irish Speaking areas in the country. As such the language plays a very important part in day-to-day life. The language is complemented by a rich cultural heritage in the area. This is particularly true in the field of music with many excellent traditional musicians originating from the locality.
Local Attractions / Amenities
Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches in the locality - Port Arthur beach is a Green Coast Award Beach
Try sailing or kayaking with Selkie Sailing based in Derrybeg
Relax in the An Chuirt Hotel Leisure Centre
Golf on nearby Gweedore Golf Club â€“ a challenging 9 hole course. Other courses in the region include Cloughaneely and Dunfanaghy
Visit Dunlewey Lakeside Centre - Facilities include restaurant, tea-room, craft shop, adventure play areas, pets & animals, storytelling, boat trips on Dunlewey Lake, guided tours and weaving demonstrations.
Find numerous peaceful roads, country lanes ...