Teach Bealtaine is located in the heart of the Donegal Gaeltacht, in the townland of Bealtaine, just outside the village of Gortahork and approximately 6km from Falcarragh town. The house is ideally situated to explore the beautiful north-west Donegal area.
The house sits on a private location away from the road and has great views of Mount Errigal and Tory Island. The elevated site allows for stunning panoramic views over the surrounding countryside. This countryside is ideal terrain for the keen hillwalker or cyclist. Lovers of the Irish language can also feel at home by immersing themselves in the music, language and traditions of the North West Donegal Gaeltacht.
The holiday home has three large double bedrooms to sleep 6 comfortably. The ensuite master bedroom is on the ground floor and the 2 upstairs bedrooms have a shared family bathroom. There is a fully-equipped kitchen and dining area leading to a sunroom and large garden. There is a large sitting room with tv, dvd and cd player and an open Ã¯Â¬Âreplace.
A Relaxing Base to Explore North West Donegal
The house is situated within a short walking distance of the renowned Teach Ruairiâ€™s traditional pub, which also houses an Indian restaurant and pizzeria. The Ostan Loch Altan Hotel in Gortahork also provides a wide selection of good food and entertainment while Teach Billyâ€™s bar serves the best pint in Ireland.
Nearby Falcarragh has a wide selection of bars and eateries. The popular Falcarragh festival takes place annually on the third week of July.
There are lots of places to visit within a short driving distance of the holiday home. There are fabulous beaches at Falcarragh and at Magheroarty (7km) â€“ both beaches are popular for surfing â€“ including kite and wind surfing. At Falcarragh there is a scenic 9 hole golf course while at Magheroarty pier there is a regular ferry service to Tory Island during the holiday season.
Glenveagh National Park
The majestic Glenveagh National Park in the heart of the Donegal Highlands is just over 20km away. This park contains a quaint Scottish style Castle, visito ...