DescriptionLocated on Fanad Peninsula in North Donegal John Owens House is a lovely 2 bedroom holiday home with an idyllic coastal setting overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. The holiday home enjoys wonderful panoramic views of the coastline at Fanad Head. Just 2km from the front door is the dramatic Fanad Head Lighthouse - one of the Signature Points along Irelands Wild Atlantic Way driving route.
An Idyllic Coastal Setting Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
John Owens House is an old family dwelling that has been totally refurbished to provide a comfortable modern self catering accommodation. There are two bright double bedrooms - both with excellent ensuite facilities. The cosy living room enjoys uninterrupted views of the Atlantic Ocean . The kitchen and adjacent utility area are well equipped for a self catering holiday. The area around the house is paved and the garden is enclosed with traditional stone walls. A nice feature is an old well that was used by the original dwelling.
From the holiday home a narrow winding road takes you to a secluded rocky shore facing out to the broad Atlantic Ocean. There are numerous fine sandy beaches within easy driving distance of the holiday home including the White Shore, Ballyhiernan Beach and a wonderful secluded cove just below Fanad Lighthouse. Fishing is a popular local activity - both sea angling and lake fishing. The area around John Owens House is wonderful rambling terrain with coastal roads and quiet country lanes.
Located Along The Wild Atlantic Way
Although set in a tranquil rural location there are a number of tourist amenties close at hand. The Lighthouse tavern is just 1km away - it serves bar food and has regular music sessions. A Post Office and Shop are 3.5km away and a mobile shop calls every tuesday. A new visitor centre has opened at Fanad Lighthouse. There is a Surf School based at Ballyhiernan Beach with regular surf camps during the summer months. The fabulous blue flag beach and golf course at Portsalon is just 9km away. The Harry Blaney Bridge over Mulroy Bay means the two holiday resorts of Carrigart and Downings are a 20 minute drive. Near Downings is the fabulous Rosapenna Golf Resort.
With its stunning coastal setting John Owens House affords a restful getaway for the keen walker, photographer, artist or angler or for any visitor who simply wants to unwind and relax.