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Rossmore: Rosswood House

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Excellent 5/5

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Rosswood House set on an Elevated Site overlooking Donegal Bay

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10

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House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Rosswood House is modern holiday rental located on an elevated site in a peaceful setting overlooking Donegal Bay. Rosswood House is fully equipped for a very comfortable and enjoyable holiday or attending a wedding at any off our nearby hotels, Solis castle & Harveys point only 10 mins drive away,Abbey, Central, Millpark Hotels just 5 mins Sheltered by mature woodland on one side the house enjoys views over several small islands towards the sand dunes of Murvagh Golf Club. The holiday home is close to a number of major amenities - including historic Donegal Town (3km), the internationally renowned Donegal Golf Club at Murvagh (6km) and the popular surfing and beach resort at Rossnowlagh (13km)

This newly built holiday home is set in its own private lawns. The open-plan ground floor incorporates a beautifully crafted Solid Oak kitchen and dining area and also a cosy living area with access to the patio. The patio overlooks a gentle stream and enjoys lovely sea views . The holiday home can accommodate 9 people in 4 bright, spacious and comfortable bedrooms. A large utility room has plenty of storage space for golf clubs, fishing rods, hiking gear, surf boards etc.

Rosswood House is a great base to explore South West Donegal. Visitors can enjoy country walks along the side of the bay at Rossmore, discover the nearby towns of Ballyshannon, Bundoran and Mountcharles. Also popular with walkers are the Slieve League cliffs, the highest cliffs in Europe. Enjoy the golden beaches of Murvagh and Rossnowlagh. Within a half hours drive you also have the wonderful 'Yeats Country' in Sligo and the majestic Fermanagh Lakelands.

Closest airports Derry 1 hour , Ireland West Knock Airport 1 hour 20 mins... Low cost Airline Ryanair fly to both these Airports from many UK destinations . Fly Be & Bmibaby airlines fly to knock.. Dublin Airport is just under a 3 hours drive away.

South Donegal

For the golfer the holiday home is centrally situated for playing the great links courses of south Donegal including the Donegal Golf Club at nearby Murvagh and at Bundoran. Those who simply want to enjoy the natural beauty of this part of Ireland will be spoilt for choice - from the windswept St. John's peninsula to the spectacular sea cliffs at Slieve League and from the majestic Blue Stack Mountains to the beautiful beaches at Murvagh, Rossnowlagh and Bundoran.

Lovers of good food will not be disappointed either - there are a number of excellent restaurants throughout the locality including the award winning Coxtown Manor which is a mere 10 min drive away. Within a half hours drive you also have the wonderful 'Yeats Country' in Sligo and the majestic Fermanagh Lakelands.

Local Attractions and Amenities

Donegal Town is of great historical interest and has numerous tourist attractions. Donegal Castle stands beside The Diamond, overlooking the River Eske. Guided historical tours of Donegal Town take place on a daily basis during the summer and the Waterbus takes you around Donegal Bay. The ruins of Donegal Abbey, situated on the bay, are open to the public.

Golf - superb 18 hole links championship courses are located at nearby Murvagh (6km) and at Bundoran (24km)

Surfing - Nearby Rossnowlagh has some of the best surfing in the world and the European Championships have been held here a number of times

Walking - Many well-signed walks can be enjoyed in the nearby Blue Stack Mountains .

Crafts- visit the Craft Village in Donegal Town

Horse-Riding - There are several horse-riding and trekking establishments in the area where you can enjoy an afternoon on horseback, riding through some of Ireland's most beautiful scenery.

Cycling - South Donegal abounds with small, winding roads which offer spectacular views around every corner and are ideal for cycling.

Angling - coarse and sea angling with sea angling boats available for local chartering.

Waterworld in Bundoran - one of Ireland's leading Indoor Aqua Adventure Playground is located on the seafront in Bundoran

Glenveagh National Park approx 1 Hour away

Giants Causeway often described as the 8th wonder of the world. Unesco heritage site less than 2 hours away

Size Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Rossnarlough & Murvagh 6 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Knock Airport , Belfast Airport , Dublin Airport
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Trampoline
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Province of Ulster region

Rossmore is just outside Donegal Town and has breathtaking views of Donegal Bay. Rosswood House is set on Private Grounds with a Forest to one side the Atlantic Ocean to another and because of its elevated site has views of Donegal Mountains

Donegal Town is high on a list of places to visit in Ireland. It was home to both the O Donnell Clan (1200-1600 AD) and the Four Masters, the most famous and renowned of all Irish scholars.

Daily tours of Donegal castle are available in the summer. A tour of the Donegal Coastline can be appreciated onboard the local Waterbus. The picturesque Lough Eske and Eas Dún Falls are within a short drive of the town with stunning views of the Bluestack Mountains.

Donegal Town

Golf - superb 18 hole links championship courses are located at nearby Murvagh and at Bundoran (22km)

Surfing Nearby Rossnowlagh has some of the best surfing in the world and the European Championships have been held here a number of times.

Walking Many well-signed walks can be enjoyed in the nearby Blue Stack Mountains .

Crafts- visit the wonderful Craft Village in Donegal Town.

Horse-Riding There are several horse-riding and trekking establishments in the area where you can enjoy an afternoon on horseback, riding through some of Ireland's most beautiful scenery.

Cycling South Donegal abounds with small, winding roads which offer spectacular views around every corner and are ideal for cycling.

Angling - coarse and sea angling with sea angling boats available for local chartering.

Waterworld in Bundoran - one of Ireland's leading Indoor Aqua Adventure Playground is located on the seafront in Bundoran

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Review 1-10 of 47

25 Jun 2015

5/5

"Large House in a Wonderful Location with Breath taking Scenery"

I recently stayed for 4 Nights from 11th May to 15th May in Rosswood House with a large group of friends, We had an amazing Stay and can’t wait to return.. The owner of the property was extremely polite .. He even had a Nice open Fire on for our Arrival.. The House was Large , Warm and extremely Cozy. The Views from the House were beautiful.. WIFI was a Big ++ as indeed was the Complimentary SKY TV

Thank you so much for your Kind Words.. looking forward to Welcoming you back in the future.. I really appreciate Positive feedback and always strive to improve Service and Quality of Delivery to my Guests

20 May 2015

5/5

"Large Homely Superior House with Amazing Location"

This was our Third time staying at Rosswood House and on each occasion we have always been well looked after.. The House is Warm and Welcoming and we really enjoyed our stay as we did on each occasion we visited.. The cleanliness and amenities are of the highest order.. Thanks again to the owner for making our visit special. By the way the view and location are excellent.

Hi norman thank you for your kind words.its alwats lovely weloming you to Donegal and your fellow travellers Thanks again

20 May 2015

5/5

"A truly enjoyable vacation"

We had a fantastic time the house is amazing, maintained to the highest standards with everything an more we could of asked for, the surrounding grounds an views are fantastic a must see, we hope to return in the future.

Thank you for your Kind Words.. I look forward to welcoming you back to Rosswood House in the near future

7 Apr 2015

4/5

"Beautiful, peaceful and stunning views!!"

Great house, plenty of room, stunning views, very peaceful countryside. Great location to Donegal town and Beaches, had great weather too!

1 Nov 2014

5/5

"Excellent stay in Rossmore House once again"

We love this house having stayed there for Christmas 2013. Load of space, very comfortable, well equipped, peaceful, ever changing stunning view. Murvagh beach is wonderful and plenty of facilities in Donegal town and nearby. Lovely coffee shop in craft centre in Donegal town. Highly recommended.

10 Sep 2014

5/5

"Very nice generous house in a fantastic landscape"

We enjoyed our holiday in Rosswod House very much. There is plenty of space available. The decor is very tasteful. The beds are excellent. The views of Donegal Bay is amazing. The owner is very nice and helpful

28 Jun 2014

5/5

"Great find!"

I stayed here for 2 nights while attending a wedding in Harvey's point with a group of friends. What a great find. It was so reasonable (especially compared with the price of hotels in the area). The owner Gareth was nothing but helpful despite a late night wake up call for directions really late on the night of arrival. The house itself is amazing and the setting was gorgeous too. It probably helped that the weather was really nice. A car would be a definite plus if you were staying here. The taxi had no problem dropping us home from Harvey's Point after the wedding but you wouldn't want to be making too much of them trips given the fact that the taxi drivers don't believe in using meters and can tend to be a little pricey. This is not the house's fault though! The house is so well maintained and all the bedrooms and living area/kitchens/bathrooms are gorgeous. The pictures on the website were true to form. If I had to make one complaint it would be the fact that we had difficulty finding it when we arrived. That may be down to the fact that it was so late at night, we were all a little tired and emotional! I would definitely recommend to a friend and I'd like to think we would come back again at some point!

1 Jun 2014

5/5

"Fantastic house, locations and views!"

This holiday home is amazing! If you want peace and quiet it is the ideal spot. The house has been recently refurbished to a very high standard, it has a massive kitchen, several bedrooms, dining area, lounge area with open fire and an amazing view of the bay! Sky TV and broadband included. The landlord is very friendly and accommodating. We will definitely be booking again soon!

14 Mar 2014

5/5

"Fantastic house with stunning views"

We stayed in Rosswood house from the 6-12 March. We were met by the owner Gareth who couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. The house was spotless, modern and lovely and warm. The views from the house were stunning and we had the most relaxing week.

6 Jan 2014

5/5

"Very clean and comfy, lovely fire, great location"

House was spotless on arrival and welcome was very warm from Gareth. House was very well provided for with brilliant big kitchen and a lounge area with open fire and great selection of books and dvds. Kids really enjoyed the surrounding area with walks from the house and ponies/sheep to keep them occupied! Beautiful views from the house over the sea and stunning sunset from the house. Rooms were spacious and comfortable. An extra shower would have been handy, but didn't detract form our enjoyment of the stay. Kids loved it and would definitely recommend. If we return to stay in this area, we'll be looking here for availabiltiy first!

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