Description2 Seaview Cottage is a spacious 4 bedroom detached holiday home on an elevated site just over 2km north of the popular beach and golf resort of Downings in North Donegal. The holiday home is centrally located on the stunning Rosguill Peninsula – the road around this peninsula is the renowned Atlantic Drive which is now part of Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way.
Seaview Cottage is not currently available to Hen/Stag bookings, or any such group occasions. Please call before booking.
A Spacious Modern Holiday Home
The holiday home sleeps 8 very comfortably, with the added flexibility of a sofa bed, which opens into a double. Both the living room and kitchen/dining area are bright and spacious and have patio doors out to the large back garden which enjoys lovely views of Muckish Mountains, Marble Hill, Dunfanaghy, Horn Head and Tory Island
Leisure Centre Nearby
From the front door of the holiday home it is a short walk to Stella Maris Church while a bit further down the hill is the Magherabeg Leisure Centre which features a swimming pool, gym and childrens soft play kingdom.
The town of Downings is only a 2 minute drive down the hill, where you can enjoy 2 beautiful beaches - Downings and Tramore Strand. These beaches are a mecca for water sports enthusiasts – wind surfers, kayakers, paddle boarders and sailors. Lessons in various water sports are available and equipment is available for hire. Downings town beach, allows cars to park on the beach in a designated area, which is handy if you have small children. It is a Blue Flag beach with Lifeguards in attendance during the summer season.
There are several places to eat including The Beach Hotel, The Downings Bay Hotel, Gallery Pizza/Burger, ice cream parlour, to name a few. There are bars in the hotels as well as the Tramore Inn, the Wee Bar and of course the famous Harbour Bar.
The Rosapenna Golf Resort
Only a few hundred meters outside the town, are the championship golf courses of Old Tom Morris and Sandy Hills at Rosapenna. Where even if you are not a golfer, make sure you book yourself a fabulous Sunday lunch in the Vardon Restaurant
The Wild Atlantic Way
The holiday home is a great base to explore the Wild Atlantic Way in north Donegal – along with Rosguill the neighbouring peninsulas of Fanad and Horn Head offer dramatic coastal scenery and numerous unspoilt beaches. Within easy driving of the holiday home there a number of beautiful beaches including Tra na Rossan, Melmore and the renowned Murder Hole Beach. The Rosguill Peninsula is one of the best places in Ireland to see the Northern Lights
Ideal Walking Terrain
Rosguill is also ideal walking terrain for the keen rambler with winding coastal roads and inland mountain tracks. There are also numerous walking trails in the wonderful Ards Forest Park (20km). The Donegal Highlands are also within easy driving distance and offer a variety of hill climbs
Seaview Cottage Downings affords a restful getaway for the keen walker, photographer, artist or angler. It is also a tranquil base from which to enjoy the many tourist amenities in the vibrant beach and golf resort of Downings.