DescriptionFushia Cottage is a superb modern holiday home situated just outside the charming village of Downings in North West Donegal. The cottage is on an elevated site and enjoys wonderful views of the sea and surrounding countryside.
The Holiday Home
This delightful and spacious holiday home has been designed to ensure a relaxing and comfortable holiday experience. There are pine floors through out the house.It can accommodate up to 9 people in both style and comfort. Three of the four spacious bedrooms are ensuite - the fourth is adjacent to a bathroom on the ground floor.
The large open plan ground floor of the cottage is tastefully decorated and furnished. The relaxing conservatory area enjoys lovely views of Sheephaven Bay and Muckish Mountain. The well designed and equipped kitchen area will ensure that your self catering experience in Fushia Cottage will be as stress free as possible.
There is a large enclosed garden ideal for chilren.
The holiday home is 2 km from Downings village and is conveniently placed for golf, fishing ( sea angling and fresh water), hill walks, horse riding and water sports. There are a number of magnificant beaches in the immediate vicinity - including the fabulous Tramore Strand. The nearby Rosapenna Golf Links boasts two renowned 18 hole championship courses. A further 3 km brings you to the picturesque village of Carrigart where you will find an equestrian centre and the Mevagh Dive Centre - Donegal's first purpose built dive centre.
The village of Downings itself is a very popular tourist resort and fishing port with good restaurants and lively pubs - including the renowned Harbour Bar. It is situated on the beautiful Rosquil Peninsula. This peninsula divides Mulroy Bay and Sheephaven Bay and contains spectacular scenery
North West Donegal
Within a thirty minute drive of the cottage there are numerous visitor attractions. These include the majestic Glenveagh National Park and the beautiful Ards Forest Park near Cresslough. The lakeside centre in Dunlewy has something for all the family. In Dunfanaghy there is a workhouse famine museum. Churchill has the famous Glebe House & Gallery as well as the Colmcille Heritage Centre. Letterkenny has all the amenities you would expect to find in a large town - cinemas, museum, theatre, leisure centres, art galleries and excellent shopping.
So whether you want to enjoy the great outdoors or simply want to unwind and relax Fushia Cottage provides the ideal holiday base.