This 400 year traditional thatched cottage has recently been restored to its old charm. Set in a peaceful and secluded location, the property is set on 10 acres of Forest land ideal for walks and yet is just 3 miles from Ballyshannon one of the oldest towns in Ireland. The property has been comfortably furnished to accommodate all your needs and has the luxury of an open fire for a cosy night in with a glass of wine. The village of Cashelard is just 1.5 miles from the property and has a pub and shop available, there is a large array of pubs and restaurants to choose from. The property is in an ideal location for touring Donegal and makes for a relaxing holiday.
Shop. Pub 1.5 miles. Restaurant. Beach 4 miles.
GF: lounge/kitchen/diner, 2 doubles, shower room.
Electricity and oil central heating included, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, travel cot, high chair, TV, dvd player, CD, fridge with small ice box, microwave, washer/dryer, freeview, welcome pack, decked area, garden furniture, bbq, off road parking. Pets welcome. Ballyshannon, the oldest town in Ireland is steeped in history. Inis Saimer, the little island situated in the Erne Estuary is said to be the spot where the first inhabitants of Ireland landed. Parthalon, a chieftain from Scythia (near modern Macedonia) is said to have landed here around 2700 B.C.
Today Ballyshannon is a vibrant town * the gateway to County Donegal, which makes the town an ideal base from which to tour the county as well as the neighbouring counties of Sligo, Leitrim and Fermanagh.
Walking – Hill 100 yards. Forest walks, Fishing – River, Cycling .5 miles. Traditional Music 1.5 miles. Pony trekking 2 miles. Golf 3 miles. Childrens Playground, Surfing, Fishing – Sea, Coastal walks 4 miles. Leisure centre and indoor pool, Cinema 9 miles.