DescriptionNo16 Main Street is a 4 bedroom townhouse to sleep up to 8 people located in the heart of Inishowen's largest town, Buncrana. All amenities of the town - cinema, restaurants, shops, pubs and children's playground - are within easy walking distance. The property has recently been modernised, is tastefully furnished throughout and features free wifi and large screen tv.
Convenient Location in Buncrana
This modern apartment is well equipped for a self catering holiday. It has 3 double bedrooms, a twin bedroom and two shower rooms. An open plan area has living, dining and kitchen areas. The living area has comfortable sofa and armchair furniture and a large flat screen tv. The stylish kitchen is fully equipped for a self catering holiday. The apartment has the added advantage of free WiFi.
The apartment is above the a newly renovated small classic bar and close to The Lily Rose Sandwich Bar and Coffee Shop (great 4 breakfast!)
A Dynamic Town along The Wild Atlantic Way
Most of the main amenities in Buncrana are within easy walking distance of the apartment. The main street has numerous shops, pubs, cafes, and restaurants. There are several shopping outlets, a cinema and several children's playgrounds. The walk along the shorefront to Fr Hegartys rock is perhaps the finest coastal walk in the northwest.
Golf Courses and Sandy Beaches Nearby
There are numerous fine sandy beaches in and around Buncrana and two golf courses – The North West Golf Club at nearby Lisfannon and Buncrana Golf Club. The superb Ballyliffin Golf Club – venue for the 2018 Irish Open – is 21km away
Getting Around the Inishowen Peninsula
Buncrana is the hub of nightlife for the Inishowen Peninsula and is also the main gateway town for the Wild Atlantic Way in North East Donegal. During the summer months a car ferry operates between Buncrana and Rathmullan providing easy access to the beautiful Fanad Peninsula.
Local Attractions / Amenities
Visit the Fort and Military Museum at Dunree (11km)
Enjoy some of the many fine sandy beaches in the locality - in addition to Buncrana there are fine beaches at Lisfannon, Stragill Porthaw and at Crummie's Bay (Portbane beach)
Visit the newly renovated Isle of Doagh Famine Village near Ballyliffin (26km) This wonderful attraction depicts life in Donegal at different stages throughout history in an informative and enjoyable tour
Golf at the North West Golf Club at Lisfannon (3km). The internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club is just 21km away.
Enjoy bird watching at the Inch Wild Fowl Reserve (15km)
Visit Grianan of Aileach. This is a 5000-year-old neolithic stone fort located on a hilltop at Burt, with commanding views of loughs Foyle and Swilly.
Go fishing on the Crana River or at the Pollan / Fullerton Dam
Visit the ancient walled City of Derry on the banks of the Foyle
Take a trip around the famous Inishowen 100. This is one of Ireland's most scenic drives. The route includes dramatic coastal scenery plus a fine collection of ancient forts and monuments, traditional craft centres, and a dozen or so friendly villages. Scenic highlights include the Gap of Mamore, and Malin Head - Ireland's most northerly point
Take a day trip to the majestic Glenveagh National Park (65km) in the Donegal Highlands
Go walking on the many coastal pathways, woodland, and hills on the Inishowen Peninsula