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Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage with free WiFi , a Sauna and spectacular scenery.

37 reviews
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3 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage sleeps 6 Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage is situated on the edge of the Wild Atlantic Way and is surrounded by spectacular scenery. Free WiFi available. A Sauna offers that little bit extra in Self Catering Accommodation. Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage is tastefully furnished and decorated. Open plan living area has open fireplace, television, dvd and radio Fully fitted kitchen is complete with all modern conveniences. 3 large bedrooms are en-suite , one bedroom is on the ground floor. Bedlinen provided free of charge. Cot, travel cot, high chair and stair gate available. Bathroom on ground floor with separate shower unit. Sauna Utility room with washing machine, tumble fryer, iron and ironing board. Turf provided free of charge for evening fires. N.B Electric...Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage sleeps 6 Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage is situated on the edge of the Wild Atlantic Way and is surrounded by spectacular scenery. Free WiFi available. A Sauna offers that little bit extra in Self Catering Accommodation. Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage is tastefully furnished and decorated. Open plan living area has open fireplace, television, dvd and radio Fully fitted kitchen is complete with all modern conveniences. 3 large bedrooms are en-suite , one bedroom is on the ground floor. Bedlinen provided free of charge. Cot, travel cot, high chair and stair gate available. Bathroom on ground floor with separate shower unit. Sauna Utility room with washing machine, tumble fryer, iron and ironing board. Turf provided free of charge for evening fires. N.B Electricity and o.f.c.h are metered. Meters are read on visitors arrival and departure and charged as per usage. Sheltered deck with garden furniture. Very quiet and peaceful area, safe for children. Minutes to the nearest beach. No pets allowed in cottage. Carrickfinn is a peninsula, with many golden sandy beaches, the White Strand/ An Tra Bhan, having Blue Flag status. Ideal for seeing all the attractions Co. Donegal has to offer. Owners live nearby and available if any problems arise or our visitors need our help or advice. More
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About the Owner
Cathal & Elma G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
Interaction with guests
We live just a short distance from our holiday houses and are available should our visitors encounter any problems of need our help or advice at any time during their stay.
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Reviewed September 29, 2018

We have just spent 4 days in this beautiful part of Ireland. Cathal was a great host, very attentive and helpful! We enjoyed walking on the beaches close to the cottage and the quiet seclusion of the area made for a very restful stay. Thank...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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carrickfinncottages, VR Owner at Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage with free WiFi , a Sauna and spectacular scenery., responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Thank you Morag and Phil for your nice review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time in West Donegal. Thank you for choosing to stay with us. Cathal & Elma

Reviewed May 19, 2018

We stayed at Elma & Cahels cottages for weekend of WAAR adventure race we did on 12th May. Great hosts very friendly and informative. House is Very well designed by Cahel to blend with the vernacular Donegal architecture, really spacious inside with 3 double bedrooms...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Eunan M
carrickfinncottages, VR Owner at Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage with free WiFi , a Sauna and spectacular scenery., responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you Eunan for your very nice review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay in the cottage, the local area and Carrickfinn's beautiful beaches. Hopefully we will see you sometime in the future.

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Donegal is an amazing part of the world - spectacular scenery, beautiful unspoilt empty beaches, mountains, golf courses, and wonderful friendly people. Carrickfinn is the world's most scenic airport, surrounded by the Wild Atlantic and on the Wild Atlantic Way and has the unique backdrop...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Andlatergolf
carrickfinncottages, VR Owner at Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage with free WiFi , a Sauna and spectacular scenery., responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Dear Fergal & Siobhan, we are absolutely thrilled with your wonderful review. We are blessed to live in an area of such outstanding natural beauty and we love sharing it with our visitors. Thank you for taking the time to not only review our Carrickfinn...More

Reviewed April 24, 2018

After a week in Co Mayo we travelled up to Donegal - our first visit - and were greeted by Elma and Cathal with a lovely cup of tea and freshly made scones. The cottage was very comfortable, light and spacious and with the addition...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank NewhallCourt
carrickfinncottages, VR Owner at Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage with free WiFi , a Sauna and spectacular scenery., responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay in our cottage. We hope we will see you again soon, and we have many more sight seeing trips and good restaurants that we can recommend to you. Kind regards Cathal &...More

Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

After discovering The beach last August, I decided to return and stay in Carrickfinn over Easter. An excellent decision, as we had such a fantastic time. We were blessed with beautiful weather, the hosts were fantastic, the activities recommended to us by Cahal the host...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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carrickfinncottages, VR Owner at Carrickfinn Holiday Cottage with free WiFi , a Sauna and spectacular scenery., responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. It is great that you have seen so much of our beautiful county, we can recommend a lot more lovely places for you to visit. We are looking forward to your next visit in September. Kind regards Cathal...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Yard
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Stove
Sauna
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
Deck
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Does this vacation rental have a steam room?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighborhood
Carrickfinn is located on The Wild Atlantic Way with spectacular scenery in abundance, mountains, lakes, and golden sandy beaches. Part of the Carrickfinn peninsula is an Area of Special Conservation. It is home to the fox, badger, pheasant and in summer the corncrake can be heard calling on a mate. The array of wildflowers makes the area the artists and photographers paradise. The peace and quiet attracts all age groups. It is a great base to see Donegal, but for many, that gets put on the long finger, as there is so much to do here. It is 5Km to the nearest village, Annagry, and 8 Km to the nearest town Dungloe. Aer Lingus Regional operate flights twice daily all year around from Donegal Regional Airport Carrickfinn to Dublin and 4 times daily all year around to Glasgow. Car hire is available at the airport.
How to get there
Directions to Carrickfinn Cottage will be forwarded with confirmation of a booking. Visitors are welcome to call to our house to collect keys, one of us will then show them to their holiday home. Belfast Intl Airport 3 hrs drive Dublin Airport 4 hrs drive Aer Lingus 2 flights daily from Dublin Airport to Donegal Airport Loganair operates flights from Donegal Airport to Glasgow Airport, Car hire available at Donegal Airport. April 2018 : Donegal Regional Airport Carrickfinn voted No.1 most scenic landing in the world.
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