DescriptionA newly built spacious four bedroom cottage, with coastal views located in Carrick, Derrybeg, close to Port Arthur beach, Bloody Foreland, local shops, pubs Teach-Jack and amenities. An ideal base for touring the northwest coast of Donegal.
Derrybeg is located in the Gaeltacht of North West Donegal and is an ideal base for touring this beautiful region.
The area is famed for its sheltered sandy beaches, spectacular rugged coastline and the warmth of the welcome extended to visitors to the area.
In the long evenings locals and visitors gather in the villages pubs to listen to live traditional music - indeed this area is the heartland of such renowned groups as Altan and Clannad.
There is a good selection of restaurants in the area such as Ostan Gweedore which has an award winning sea-food restaurant, and Teach Jack in Glassagh, being well worth a visit. Traditional music sessions can be found in the local pubs nightly.
After youve spent a while in the area youre sure to discover the truth of Donegal Tourisms promotional slogan.. up here its different.
Swimming, surfing, scuba diving, fresh water and deep-sea angling, boating, in sail or motor, and on sea or lake.
Horse riding or pony trekking.
Golf, cycling, and the increasingly popular hill-walking.
Or one could just go for a quiet walk on a deserted beach...
On rainy days, the local leisure centre has a gym and a heated indoor swimming pool.
From the harbour pier at Bunbeg, daily boat trips to the islands of Tory and Gola are offered. subject to availability and weather conditions.
The breathtaking landscape of Donegal is unforgettable.
A short drive will take you to many scenic sights and locations, including Mount Errigal a very popular spot for climbers and hikers alike, Glenveagh National Park and Castle, Dunlewey Centre which boasts walks, sports, rifle shoot, treasure and scavenger hunts and the Burtonport fishing village to name a few.