DescriptionGallagher's Holiday Home is located on an elevated site and has sweeping sea views over the north Donegal coastline. This 4 bedroom property is within easy walking distance of all the amenities of Annagry village and is within 5 min drive of Donegal Airport at Carrickfinn. The property has mature gardens and an elevated wood deck to take full advantage of the views.
The Carrickfinn peninsula has been designated a Special Area of Conservation and also a Natural Heritage area. Wildlife is in abundance and the area is noted for the presence of rare plant species. A 5 minute drive from the holiday home will bring the visitor to the wonderful Carrickfinn blue flag beach
West Donegal is famous for its natural beauty - from the majesty of Glenveagh National Park to the wild Atlantic views along the Rosses and Gweedore coastline. Errigal and the Derryveagh mountains are only 20 minutes drive away. The Dunlewey Lakeside Centre is a similar distance by car and boasts an exciting historical display of local crafts, trips on the lake, play facilities for children and pony trekking. The visitor can sample the delights of local fishing in many surrounding lakes and rivers. The holiday home is close to both Bunbeg and Burtonport harbours where several charter boats and ferries operate. These can be used for sea angling, sight-seeing or visiting the local islands including Gola, Tory and Aranmore
Local Activities / Attractions
• Golf on nearby Cruit Island Golf Club – a challenging 9 hole course.
• Take a trip around the spectacular Bloody Foreland
• Try some of the local award winning restaurants - Danny Minnies in Annagry or the Lobster Pot in Burtonport
• 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.
• Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches in the locality - including the fabulous Carrickfinn Blue Flag Beach (5 min drive)
• Take a day trip to Aranmore, Tory Island or Gola Island.
• Climb Muckish and Errigal.
• Visit Glenveagh National Park, with 16,000 hectares of mountains, lakes, wood and bogs. Glenveagh contains the largest red deer population in Europe. Within the National Park Glenveagh Castle and gardens are well worth a visit on their own
• Fish for salmon on the Clady river