DescriptionIf you are looking for a comfortable traditional cottage in the beautiful village of Culdaff, with its blue flag beach, wonderful McGrory’s hotel with its excellent cuisine and world class traditional music and easy access to Donegal’s hills, then Culdaff River Cottage is just the place for you.
Restored Cottage with Riverside Setting
The holiday home is a recently renovated 200 year old cottage situated in Donegal’s Culdaff village, right on the Culdaff river. It has three bedrooms and sleeps 7 comfortably. The property is on a large site which has two holiday homes and some stone out-houses. There is a generous garden which is bordered by the Culdaff river (caution if you have young children).
Culdaff is on the North Coast of Donegal in the Republic of Ireland. The Culdaff beach is clean and monitored by lifeguards during the daytime. It is an ideal family beach with beautiful views and high sand dunes. The village is very close to the breathtaking Malin Head and loads of beautiful beaches, hills and mountains.
So whether you want a relaxing Irish village holiday, to play golf, go fishing, hill walking, swimming or just relaxing with friends and enjoying the food and music at the McGrory’s hotel, then Culdaff is the place for you.
Local Activities / Attractions
Take a trip around the famous Inishowen 100 This is one of Ireland's most scenic drives. The route includes dramatic coastal scenery plus a fine collection of ancient forts and monuments, traditional craft centres, and a dozen or so friendly villages. Scenic highlights include the Gap of Mamore, and Malin Head - Ireland's most northerly point
Go sea angling from Culdaff. The Inishowen Boating Company operates 2 purpose built fast charter boats from Bunagee Pier Culdaff . These fully licenced vessels offer sea angling and sight seeing on Lough Foyle
Play golf on the the internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club - just 15 km from the holiday home. Other fine golf courses on the Inishowen Peninsula can be found at Greencastle, Buncrana and Redcastle.
Go pony trekking from a number of Equestrian Centres in and around Malin Town
Visit the Doagh Visitor Centre. This centre provides a great variety of exhibitions telling the story of the Irish Famine. It is also a place where the local customs, traditions, folklore and history of the Inishowen Peninsula are preserved in a permanent way
Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches on the Inishowen Peninsula – Culdaff, Five Finger Strand near Malin and Shrove
Visit the Fort and Military Museum at Dunree.
Enjoy a meal at Mc Grory’s of Culdaff. This renowned establishment features an award wining restaurant, traditional bar with regular Irish Music Sessions and the famous Backroom - one of Ireland's leading live music venues
Visit the the Inishowen Maritime Museum in Greencastle, which includes a state-of-the-art planetarium
Use the car ferry at Greencastle to explore the northern coasts of Derry and Antrim - including the Giants Causeway and Bushmills
Visit the historic walled City of Derry (35km) – UK City of Culture 2013