(Reference number: 73072)
This spacious 4 bedroom cottage is situated approx. 2km from the heritage village of Ramelton and makes the ideal venue for your family holiday in Donegal. The extensive surrounding gardens are beautifully maintained and because of its elevated site, the cottage enjoys panoramic views of the nearby countryside. The central Donegal peaks of Mt Errigal and Muckish are visible in the distance.
The cottage is extra spacious and can comfortably accommodate up to 8 people. The kitchen is located to the rear and has patio doors leading to an area with garden furniture. The main living room, located to the front, has an open fireplace and is equipped with tv and video. A large picture window takes full advantage of the cottage's elevated site and affords views over the distant mountains of central Donegal.
The historic town of Ramelton is worth exploring and it also offers a wine bar, an art gallery, a dress design studio and the trademark old stores (warehouses). One of these stores now houses a multi-media exhibition, 'Ramelton Story' and the Donegal Ancestry Centre.
Donegal's main town, Letterkenny, is a 10 min. drive away. Here you will find a wide variety of shops, pubs and restaurants. An Grianan Theatre often features acts with a local flavour during the summer months. For the kids there is a large indoor playground (Arena 7) and a swimming pool. Letterkenny Town Park with its lovely walks and children's play area is well worth a visit.
The nearest beach at Rathmullan is a 10 min. drive northwards along the shores of Lough Swilly. Boat charter is available at the pier and during the summer months, a car ferry connects to Buncrana on the other side of the Lough, opening up furthe ...