Eden Cottage is a modern architect designed house located on an elevated site within 2 minutes walk of Rosbeg beach. It enjoys beautiful views across Loughros Bay. This is the ideal base for a family holiday in one of the most unspoilt areas in Donegal with a child-friendly beach a stoneâ€™s throw away and a bigger, surf beach at Tramore a few minutes drive away. Local activities include golf, surfing, walking/ hiking, fishing (sea, lake and river),cycling and horse-riding.
Rosbeg is a beautiful unspoilt area in west Donegal, close to Portnoo, and 10 minutes drive from the heritage town of Ardara. Rosbeg beach, which is a few minutes walk from the house is perfect for small children. It is a very safe bay, ideal for swimming, kayaking, shrimping, and jumping off the island in the middle of the beach. 10 minutesâ€™ walk or 2 minutes drive away is Tramore beach, a large surf beach with surf school, ideal for surfing, body-boarding, and other more adventurous water-sports. 5 minutes drive away is the blue flag Portnoo beach, with approximately 2kms of golden sands and its links golf course.
Ardara, a bustling market town, is a centre for tweed production and is a great place to buy local crafts. It has numerous pubs, many boasting live traditional music at night, includin
g Nancyâ€™s Bar, famous for its seafood. Close to Ardara are the Maghery caves and waterfall and the Loughros peninsula, ideal for cycl
ing and horse-riding. Beyond Maghery is the beautiful Glengesh Pass and Slieve League sea cliffs with stunning hiking trails.
There are a number of popular festival and events in this part of Donegal including he Seafood Festival in Portnoo and Rosbeg, the Harvest Fair and Fiddlers Weekend in Glenties and the Cup 'o Tae and Bluegrass Festivals in Ardara