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Blacks Glen Barn


Excellent 5/5 Score from 12 reviews


Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Newly converted 19th Century Barn located 1 mile from the charming heritage town of Ramelton on the main Milford Road on large woodland site. Accommodation consists of two en-suite bedrooms, large bright open plan kitchen/dining/living area with views onto adjacent woods and fully equipped utility room with shower room.

Built in the late 1800’s, this property has recently undergone a complete and tasteful conversion. Set in the grounds of an old Georgian period farmhouse, within a large wooded garden, it is close to all the local amenities. Black’s Glen Barn is the perfect location for a comfortable and tranquil holiday.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach 6 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1.5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: City of Derry Airport, Nearest railway: Derry
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

The Barn has an open plan living room with wood burning stove, TV and DVD - large French doors lead directly onto woodland garden. The property features solid wood floors throughout.

Bedroom 1: Double en suite bedroom on first floor

Bedroom 2: Twin en suite bedroom also on first floor

Additional sleeping space: 1 double sofa bed in living area with separate shower room.

Oil Fired Central Heating, wood for wood burning stove and electricity all included, Wifi also available.

The kitchen of Black's Glen Barn is fully equipped to ensure a relaxing self catering holiday experience.

- ceramic hob and oven

- large fridge freezer

- dishwasher and microwave

- washing machine and tumble dryer (utility room)

Further details

Contact the owner.

The Donegal region

Ramelton is centrally situated in North West Donegal which means that the Barn is ideally located to explore this beautiful part of Ireland. There are numerous scenic drives within half an hours drive of the holiday home - including the spectacular Knockalla Coast Road and the breathtaking Atlantic Drive. Within the same distance there are several villages - Rathmullan, Portsalon, Kerrykeel, Carrigart, Downings - each with very different character and all worth a visit.


Sandy beaches 15 minute drive

Tennis courts 3 minute drive

Portsalon Golf Course 30min drive, (two complimentary green fees per booking).

Letterkenny Golf Course 10min drive. Rosapenna golf course 25min drive. Otway Golf Course 15min drive

Letterkenny 15 min drive, Londonderry 40 minute drive, Belfast 1.5 hours and Dublin 3 hours.

Flight of the Earls Exhibition

Renowned Atlantic Coast Drive

Slieve League, (tallest sea cliffs in Europe), 1 hour drive

Glenveagh Castle

Friendly pubs with live music at weekends

Dave Gallaher, (first Captain All Blacks), birthplace, Ramelton

Makemie Hall, Ramelton, where Francis Makemie preached (founder of Presbyterianism in America)

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22 Oct 2014


"Lovely relaxing stay in a beautifully converted barn"

We spent a fabulous, relaxing week in this lovely recently converted barn. The owner was very friendly and helpful, particularly when we arrived very late. It was a real luxury to have three bathrooms… More

2 Jul 2014


"Idyllic rural barn with every modern convenience"

I found Blacks Glen Barn on TripAdvisor and booked it quickly and easily, all online.I have 3 children under 8 and it was essential we had a holiday let that allowed us to conduct the normal practical… More

14 Jun 2014


"Delightful accommodation"

Four of us spent a most pleasant stay in this delightfully converted barn. Handily situated for visits to all points of Donegal and Derry.Patricia was most helpful and we followed up her suggestion fo… More

22 Jul 2013


"Yet another fantastic stay at Black's Glen Barn"

Now our second stay at the barn which yet again exceeded all our expectations, from the hospitality of the owners, the location, not to mention the barn itself. Just a short drive from several beaches… More

26 Jun 2013


"Gorgeous Place"

We loved this "Barn". Ramelton is a delightful town and the barn is about a 5 minute drive away. Very nicely appointed with space for all us us (4). It can accommodate 6 quite comfortably… More

15 Apr 2013


"A wonderful stay in a stunning location."

We stayed in Blacks Glen Barn for four days in early April and knew we were in for a treat as soon as we arrived. The property is well equipped and beautifully finished, a combination of charming, ru… More

6 Jan 2013


"A gem in the heart of Donegal"

We had the pleasure of staying at Blacks Glen Barn over new year. We chose Ramelton because it was very central to larger towns while having the benefits of living in an authentic rural setting. The o… More

12 Dec 2012


"A warm and serene place from which to contemplate the beauty of the Irish countryside."

Starritt and Patricia are as kind hosts as you could possibly wish for. When there was a leak from the shower, they immediately headed over to fix it, and on top of that, left a bottle of wine (unfort… More

4 Oct 2012


"Comfortable stay in a perfect location"

The recently converted barn has everything you need for relaxing stay. It is only minutes away from Ramelton which is a beautiful town with a handy general store and the best meals for miles around at… More

20 Sep 2012


"The best Self-Catering Holiday Home yet!"

This property is a gem. It does exactly as it says on the tin.Myself, my wife and 4 children enjoyed our stay very much. The converted barn is very modern and very clean throughout and well presented.… More

Review 1-10 of 12

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Calendar last updated:13 Dec 2012

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