Dunfanaghy holiday house accommodation with beach/lake nearby, golf and walking and log fire

Excellent 5/5

9 reviews

from £145 /night help Price for guests, Nights

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House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8 Home 71605

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House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Summer 2015 remaining dates: Mon 17th Aug to 22nd (£525)

With a superb location this modern 4 Bedroom dormer style house on the outskirts of the village will offer you all the facilities of home. Set in a small private development of 8 houses you have ample parking space for up to 3 cars with the garden surrounded by a stone wall. A real plus for the house is that you can walk to everything (Golf/Beach/Shops/Pubs/Hotels etc...) in less than 5 mins literally.

No matter what type of holiday you wish to experience we are sure that this beautiful region will cater for your needs. Whether its fishing, golfing (we are right beside Dunfanaghy Golf course), walking on mile long undisturbed sandy beaches (again, right beside us), Horse riding (literally 2 mins walk away) or simply chilling out over a nice meal and a few drinks in the village we are sure you will not be disappointed.

The house is also suitable for those wishing to use it as a base to explore the Northwest region of Ireland.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Nearest beach Killahoey 100 m
Will consider House swap
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: City of Derry 70 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire
General Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (3), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Open plan living/dining/kitchen area.(Recently upgraded with new kitchen, suite, bedroom furniture added - photos showing changes will be uploaded in near future)

Wooden floors throughout therefore easily maintained.

Electric shower in upstairs bathroom with Power shower downstairs.

There is also a landing area upstairs where children (and adults) can watch Freeview T.V. Freeview with built in DVD also available downstairs.

Further details outdoors

Simple grassed area with patio. Hedge to back of property.

Communal play area at front.

Further details

Sorry - No pets

The Province of Ulster region

Steeped in heritage, history and culture the North West represents a unique opportunity to sample a rich array of sights, sounds and tastes waiting to enrich your holiday experience.

Visitor attractions range from heritage centres, national parks, museums and castles to traditional music sessions, storytelling and dancing. On the fringe of the Donegal Gaeltacht area you will find yourself entering a world where Irish is still the first language of the local community.


Dunfanaghy is a small village. Formerly a fishing port it has reinvented itself to become a major tourist destination in Donegal. The village is also home to a golf club, several art galleries and craft shops, and a museum, situated in part of a former workhouse, which describes the effects of the Irish Potato Famine on Dunfanaghy.

Across the bay from Dunfanaghy is Horn Head, which shelters Dunfanaghy from the Atlantic Ocean and is an Irish Natural Heritage Area. Dunfanaghy is close to Port-na-Blagh and Marble Hill, both of which also have popular beaches. Other sights in the vicinity include: Ards Forest Park, Ards (Capuchin) Friary, Glenveagh National Park, Doe Castle and the Derryveagh Mountains, the most prominent being Muckish Mountain and Mount Errigal.

Dunfanaghy stables offer unspoiled locations, endless mountain tracks and remote sandy beaches that go on for as far as the eye can see, which will exhilarate any rider beyond belief. They offer a wide variety of rides on willing responsive horses, cobs and ponies which will please both the experienced and inexperienced riders.

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Review 1-9 of 9

7 Mar 2012


"Location, Location, Location!"

We are keen walkers, particularly hill walking. This house is ideally located to access some of the best hill walking that Donegal has to offer - Horn Head, Muckish, Melmore Head, Glenveagh, Bloody Foreland and many more. For the less adventurous, there are plenty of low level walking opportunities too, including the superb, long Dunfanaghy beach the Famine Walk and Tramore Strand. The village of Dunfanaghy has everything you could want just a stroll away - shops, pubs, hotel, take-aways and a thriving local atmosphere. We found the house with no trouble and found it to be immaculately kept. In fact we thought that the photos on the site did not do it justice! The golf course is a short walk away alongside the beach which is even closer - on the sand within 2 minutes. We can thoroughly recommend this house which can sleep many more than the two of us. It has two bathrooms - one up, one down - so we didn't even have to go upstairs. We would go back again on our next trip to Donegal.

14 Aug 2011


"Wonderful scenery, lovely house - great location, bright, clean and well-equipped."

The scenery in this part of Donegal is breath-taking. The house is ideally located on the edge of the village of Dunfanaghy, two minutes walk from the golf course. Horse-riding, surfing, kayaking and other water sports are all available. The house is lovely – bright, beautifully decorated and really well-equipped. The beach is at the end of the small cul-de sac of 5 houses. We had a wonderful holiday and would definitely book this house again.

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      • 7 Years listed

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      Calendar last updated:29 Nov 2015

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