DescriptionSeaview is a modern 4-bedroom holiday home with a coastal setting on the beautiful Fanad Peninsula in North Donegal. The holiday home lies along the route of the Wild Atlantic Way and is just 8km from one of the routes Signature Points - the dramatic Fanad Head Lighthouse. Also on the Fanad Peninsula, there is Portsalon Blue Flag Beach and 18 hole links golf course, the spectacular Knockalla coast road and the holiday resorts of Rathmullan, Kerrykeel and Portsalon.
The house is in the townland of Rinboy, 900 metres from the White Shore, Ballyhiernan. More secluded beaches and inlets await you in the surrounding townlands of Ballywhoriskey, Sessiagh and Doaghmore.
The iconic Fanad Head Lighthouse is located just 8km from the holiday home. The lighthouse and grounds, including a new visitor centre are now open to the public during the holiday season. Numerous events take place at the lighthouse during the course of the year.
The narrow winding coastal roads around Seaview play their part in ensuring a slower pace of life. These roads are ideal for walking and cycling. Indeed the wider Fanad Peninsula is crisscrossed with winding country roads and coastal tracks – perfect rambling terrain
Sea fishing is popular in the Fanad Peninsula off the rocks around Ballywhoriskey or near to Fanad Lighthouse. Trout angling is available at one of the local loughs or at the Meadows Trout Fishery, Rosnakill (10 km). Fishing charter boats operate from Rathmulllan, Downings and Portsalon.
Other Local Activities
The Adventure One Surf school is located at Ballyhiernan bay 0.5 Km from the holiday home. Eel Burn 18-hole Pitch and Putt course is 1.5 Km from the Holiday Home. Rockhill in Kerrykeel (15km) is the location of Area 50 Activity Centre. This is one of the top outdoor activity centres in Donegal and features bouncy castles, water sports, trampolines, an indoor play area, rock climbing, archery and many more activities!
Portsalon Beach and Golf Resort
Portsalon is just 11Km from the holiday home. This quaint resort overlooking Ballymastoker Bays has a classic 18-hole golf club and a fabulous blue flag beach. There is a water sports centre at Portsalon harbour where kayaks, pedal boats etc. can be hired. Enjoy a drink or a meal in the Stores Bar and Restaurant or the Golf Club bar and restaurant. Take a drive up the Knockalla Coast Road to Rathmullan.
Local Bars and Restaurants
The Atlantic Bar is a 5-minute walk away and has live traditional music at weekends.
The Fanad Lodge is 2 Km away with a bar and restaurant open 7 days per week.
The Lighthouse Tavern is located close to Fanad Lighthouse and it serves snacks and light meals
With the opening of the Mulroy Bridge Seaview is now an ideal base to explore both the Fanad and Rosguill peninsulas. The Rosguill peninsula has two popular holiday resorts – Carrigart and Downings – and an abundance of beaches including Tramore, Melmore, Tra na Rossan and Downings. The famous Atlantic Drive around the peninsula offers breathtaking scenery. At Rosapenna there are 2 championship links golf courses.