DescriptionThis is a beautiful, modern apartment in a fabulous elevated setting (the old Portnablagh Hotel) with breathtaking panoramic views. These include Sheephaven Bay, Portnablagh Harbour, the rugged Horn Head and the glorious 2 mile Killahoey Beach, along which the 18 hole golf course lies. The views set this property apart from other rental properties in the area and all visitors who stay in the apartment comment on them.
The apartment itself offers modern conveniences to ensure a comfortable stay. It is bright, airy and has a view from every window.
There is something for everyone and for all weathers in this tranquil part of N.W. Donegal. In the nearby village of Dunfanaghy there are cafes and bars where you can relax and listen to live music; craft shops, art galleries and the Workhouse Famine Centre to potter around; delightful restaurants, lots of sports for the more active e.g. kite-surfing, walking, golf, horse-riding to mention a few.
There are 2 hotels in the area offering attractions. These include the Shandon Hotel which has a leisure centre attached.
Activities in the area include:
Dunfanaghy Golf Club – 18 hole links course
Rivers, Lakes and Sea – Trout Lough behind the property
Ards Forest Park; Beaches; Coastal Pathways; Mountains-Errigal, Muckish are popular one day hikes!
The list is endless….
In the main season there are stables in Dunfanaghy which offer treks to match various abilities. This was reported on “Holiday” BBC 1 – by Olivia Newton John
Tuition and Rental for most water sports at the Watersports Centre in Marble Hill (main season)
Kite-surfing; canoe safaris, diving.
Other attractions in the near vicinity:
Glenveagh Castle, Doe Castle, Dunlewey Centre, Atlantic/Horn Head scenic drives.