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Carraig Donn

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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Downings, County Donegal
The property is a large spacious dormer bungalow, downstairs hosts an open plan living area, a sun-lounge, and a contemporary kitchen to the rear, two bedrooms and a bathroom. The upstairs comprises of two large master en suite bedrooms. The combination of the beautiful home and awe-inspiring setting make this the perfect haven for anyone looking for total abandonment, relaxation, great escape or the culturally curious.

This spacious home boasts breath-taking views of the lovely Sheephaven Bay, skirting Muckish Mountain and sandy Downings and Tramór beaches. It is situated just off the Wild Atlantic Way and over a kilometre from the village and beach.

Rental in high season is weekly from Saturday to Saturday. Subject to availibility, mid week bookings may be taken in April, May, September & October. No weekend bookings. Closed f...
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Listing #HL7139802
About the Owner
Marrietta H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2016
Interaction with guests
The Herraghty Family have been accommodating guests for decades. Initially, through a B&B business and over the past three years with holiday vacations at Carraig Donn. Marrietta meets guests in the village and takes them to Carraig Donn, where the facilities are explained as well as local information on places to eat, entertainment and places to see. A welcome pack of homemade goods await guests also.
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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

This holiday home was fantastic! The host, Marietta, was warm and welcoming. She greeted us with delicious fresh baked bread and jam; and provided excellent instruction on the house and its surroundings. The home was extremely comfortable and had a separate conservatory with stunning views...More

Thank Eric P
Marrietta H, VR Owner at Carraig Donn, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you, I am delighted you enjoyed your stay.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Marrietta H, VR Owner at Carraig Donn, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017


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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time staying at Carraig Donn and would recommend it to anyone who wants to explore this part of Donegal. The house was comfortable, had reliable wifi which was essential for our son and was spacious enough for 6 adults. The view...More

Thank claire m
Marrietta H, VR Owner at Carraig Donn, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you for your very nice review.

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
The cottage is only let on a weekly basis from Saturday to Saturday. The cottage accommodates eight guests only. We do not cater for stag or hen parties. No pets allowed.
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Queens
    2 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: $171 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Carraig Donn is situated in a coastal location just 1km from Downings village and beach. Downings is a sea side village catering for tourists for well over a century. The area has something for everyone, from the most active to the guest seeking down time.
Water sports include deep sea diving, sea kayaking and wind surfing. There are many walking and cycling routes. Enjoy Golf in the nearby Rosapenna and horse riding in Carrigart. Magherabeg Leisure Centre has an indoor pool and hosts a well equipped Gym. Kids Kingdom caters for children.
Getting around
A car is essential for getting around.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: City of Derry : 31.1 mi
By air:
City of Derry Airport. 50 miles/80kms
Carraigfin Airport 50miles/80kms
City of Belfast Airport 112 miles/180 kms
Belfast International Airport 118miles/190kms
Knock Airport 122miles/199kms
Dublin Airport. 162 miles/26kms
By sea:
Stranraer to Larne. 115miles/ 186 kms
A car is essential.
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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