The Barn - Ardara: Stunning converted barn with sumptuous wooden floors throughout and original wooden ceiling beams located in the heritage town of Ardara in Co. Donegal. With the silky white sands and clear water of Portnoo beach with its 18 hole Links Golf Course, one of Irelandâ€™s best golf courses, near by. Local amenities include horse-riding, fishing and the surrounding hills making it perfect for walking and exploring. Cosy bars with live Irish music like Nancyâ€™s Bar and restaurants like Woodhill House brimming with local seafood abound.
The Barn dating back some two hundred years has been sympathetically restored to a very high standard and has had a beautiful bright and airy vaulted ceiling extension added. It keeps its original charm with solid oak wooden floors throughout and retains its original wooden ceiling beams.
One can soak in the cast iron roll-top bath by candlelight or luxuriate with a glass of champagne in front of the large open fire in the Barn living room. A truly unique holiday experience awaits you in this charming Barn.
The Barn is situated in the picturesque heritage village of Ardara in Co. Donegal, nestled in the Donegal hills and surrounded by many beautiful expansive beaches with clear water for enjoying the many water sport amenities available like deep sea diving.
It is a ten minute drive to one of Irelandâ€™s best Links Golf Course, the Narin/Portnoo Links 18 Hole Golf Course and enjoys having the famous Nancyâ€™s Bar, known for its fresh local seafood and a great pint of Guinness to accompany the live music on its doorstep.
Amenities and Attractions
This beautiful part of Ireland is also an ideal base for hill and coastal walking. Within half an hours dive of the farmhouse you will find
* Errigal, -- Donegal's highest mountain.
* Slieve League, -- Europe's highest sea cliffs.
* The Bluestack Mountains -- Beautiful unspoilt countryside.
* The Derryveagh Mountains -- Part of the Glenveagh National Park.
* The Bluestack Way -- Ireland's newest Waymark ...