DescriptionThe Mews Carrigart is a one bedroom holiday rental on the ground floor with views over Mulroy Bay and Island Roy. It is located just off the main street in Carrigart and is perfect for couples visiting the area. Rosapenna Golf Club and the fabulous Blue Flag sandy beach at Downings are within 5 mins drive. Glenveagh Castle and Gardens are just half an hour's drive away.
An Ideal base to Explore North Donegal
The Mews is a five minute drive from the beaches in Downings and the Rosapenna golf resort. It is located on the Wild Atlantic Way. The quaint village of Carrigart has a range of amenities including shops, pubs, hotel and gift shop. It has a PADI approved Dive Centre and a number of equestrian centers in its environs. Outside Carrigart is the tiny village of Glen and the beautiful Glen Lough. This is the location of the Olde Glen Bar - a renowned pub and restaurant.
Rosapenna and Downings
Between Carrigart and Downings is the superb Rosapenna Golf Resort featuring 2 championship golf links - the Old Tom Morris Course and the Sandy Hills Course. These courses overlook the golden sands of Tramore beach and Sheephaven Bay. Downings has a wonderful Blue Flag beach and a small working harbour. It is a popular centre for beach and water based activities including swimming, diving, windsurfing, sailing and sea angling. The village is also well served with hotels, restaurants and pubs and has an indoor leisure centre
Rosguill, Fanad and Horn head
The Rosguill Peninsula itself is a beautiful peninsula extending north from Carrigart and Downings and ending in the dramatic Melmore Head. To the west of the Peninsula is Sheephaven Bay, to the east is Mulroy Bay and to the north is the Atlantic Ocean. The small roads around the peninsula offer magnificent sea and mountain views and provide ideal walking and cycling terrain. There are also numerous secluded beaches dotted around the rugged coastline.
The wonderful Fanad Peninsula has a number of top class tourist amenities. The dramatic Fanad Head Lighthouse is a Signature Point on Irelands Wild Atlantic Way. At Portsalon there is a top class 18 hole links golf course and one of the finest Blue Flag Beaches in Ireland. The entire peninsula is dotted with secluded beaches and coves
Heading north west towards Horn Head there are numerous attractions along the way including Doe Castle, the lakes of Creeslough, Ards Forest Park, Marble Hill Strand, Portnablagh beach and harbour and the beach and golf resort of Dunfanaghy.