8 Magherabeg - Downings, Downings

4 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 10

8 Magherabeg - Downings


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8 Magherabeg is a modern 4 bedroom holiday home located in the popular holiday resort of Downings on the Rosguil Peninsula in North Donegal. This well appointed self catering accommodation is situated in a small hillside development which enjoys views over Sheephaven Bay towards Muckish Mountain. From the front door it is 1km to Downings beach and village centre and also just 1km from the 2 superb championship golf courses at Rosapenna. The holiday home is located close to the start of the scenic Atlantic Drive that meanders around the coast of the rugged Rosguill Peninsula.

Beautiful Beaches on your doorstep

Downings beach is a lovely 2km beach that stretches from the quaint village harbour to the  rocky headland at Rosapenna. It is a popular beach for swimmers, walkers, kite fliers, wind surfers and boating. At the other end of the Rosapenna headland is the fabulous Tramore Strand which stretches for over 6km along the shores of Sheephaven Bay. If you prefer your beaches a little quieter then there are numerous beaches dotted along the length of the Atlantic Drive

Rosapenna Golf Club

Stretching along the length of Tramore Strand is the magnificent Rosapenna Golf Resort which features two superb natural links courses – Sandy Hills and the Old Tom Morris Course. Both courses are highly ranked in Golf  Digests Top 100 courses in Ireland - Sandy Hills at No 21 and the old Tom Morris at no 33.   The top class Portsalon links course is just 18km away via the Mulroy Bridge and Dunfanaghy Golf Club is a similar distance to the west.


Downings is an ideal base to tour North Donegal. Located on the scenic Rosguil Peninsula it is within easy driving distance of two more of Irelands most beautiful Peninsulas – Fanad and Horn Head.  Heading towards Horn Head the visitor will pass the majestic Ards Forest Park, the Creeslough Lakes , Muckish Mountain and the popular beach resorts of Marble Hill, Portnablagh and Dunfanaghy. In the Fanad direction you have the dramatic Fanad Head Lighthouse, the Knockalla Coast Road and the holiday resorts of Portsalon and Rathmullan. All three peninsulas are ideal walking terrain

Local Activities / Attractions

  • Enjoy beautiful beaches on your doorstep –  Downings, Tramore Srtrand, Tra na Rossan, Melmore.
  • Go sea angling or sightseeing on Sheephaven Bay - licensed charter boats are available at Downings. Fishing includes Bluefin Tuna, Shark and Tope.
  • Golf at Rosapenna Golf Club – featuring two classic 18 hole links course. Other superb courses in the general locality include Dunfanaghy and Portsalon
  • Enjoy the indoor facilities at the Magherabeg Leisure Centre
  • Take a trip around the spectacular coastal drives in the region -   the Atlantic Drive, Horn Head, Lough Salt Drive and the Fanad Drive
  • Enjoy diving in the clear waters of Mulroy Bay and Sheephaven Bay - the Meevagh Dive Centre is based in  Carrigart
  • Visit Glenveagh National Park, with 16,000 hectares of mountains, lakes, wood and bogs. Glenveagh contains the largest red deer population in Europe. Within the National Park Glenveagh Castle and gardens are well worth a visit on their own
  • Find numerous peaceful roads, country lanes and mountain tracks to walk.
  • Climb Muckish and Errigal. Mount Errigal, the highest mountain in Donegal is a demanding climb and once on the summit you can see for miles around.
  • Take a day trip to Tory Island

Facilities & Living Space


Facilities

  • 4 bedrooms to sleep 8 (2 ensuite)
  • pull out beds can accommodate an extra 2
  • bathroom on first floor
  • toilet on ground floor
  • open plan kitchen, dining and living area
  • living area enjoys views over Sheephaven Bay towards Muckish Mountain
  • living area has open fireplace and wood floor
  • comfortable furniture suite, tv and dvd player
  • kitchen and dining area has tiled floor
  • double oven and gas hobs, microwave
  • fridge freezer, dishwasher
  • dining table and 6 chairs
  • washing machine and tumble dryer in separate utility
  • sun room with views over Sheephaven Bay
  • sun room has an armchair, sofa and tv
  • shelterd back yard with picnic bench
  • views towards Mulroy Bay at the back of the house
  • 1km to centre of Downings Village
  • 1km to Downings Beach
  • 1km to Rosapenna Golf Club
  • 1.5km to Tramore Strand
  • located near the starting point of the Atlantic Drive
  • 4km to Carrigart Village
  • 7km to the Mulroy Bridge


Living Space


Living Area  Living Area

The holiday home has a bright open plan kitchen, dining and living area. The living area is to the front of the house and enjoys views over Sheephaven Bay towards Muckish Mountain. This living space has an open fireplace and is comfortable furnished. There is a tv and dvd player with a small library of books and dvds.

Kitchen and Dining Area  Kitchen and Dining Area

The kitchen and dining area has a tiled floor. The kitchen has double ovens with gas hobs, dishwasher and fridge freezer. There is a dining table and 6 stylish dining chairs. An adjacent utility has a microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer.

Sun Room   Sun Room

Double doors lead from the open plan area to the sun room to the side of the house. The sun room is comfortably furnished with a sofa and armchair and also has a tv. Glass patio doors enable the visitor to enjoy panoramic views over Sheephaven Bay towards Muckish Mountain

Bedrooms  Bedrooms

Accommodation in 8 Magherabeg is as follows:-

  • Bedroom 1: Double bedroom - ground floor - ensuite - sea views
  • Bedroom 2: Twin bedroom - ground floor
  • Bedroom 3: Double bedroom - first floor - ensuite - sea views
  • Bedroom 4: Twin bedroom - first floor - 2 extra pull-out beds

There is a small bathroom on the first floor and a toilet on the ground floor


Tariff



Season

Tariff

Easter

€ 800

July August

€ 800

May/June/Sept

€ 650

Rest of Year

€ 550

Christmas

€ 800

New Year

€ 800



Booking Details

Booking deposit (non-refundable) of euro100 per week - with balance to be paid six weeks prior to the letting period.

  • check in 5pm, check out 12am
  • rental Sat – Sat except by special arrangement
  • minimum stay is 2 nights
A refundable security deposit of 150 Euros is payable on arrival.

 

This owner accepts PayPal

PayPal Accepted

What's Included

  • bed linen and towels
  • central heating
  • electricity

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Contact the owner

Contact: Seamus or Fiona
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2011
Telephone:0044 28 87726399
 0044 7717 248656
 
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.1975
 Longitude: -7.8261

What they say

Your house was very well equipped with everything you would need when away from home, very clean and also child friendly, close to everything. In fact we enjoyed our stay so much we bought the house next door.

Olive Bradley

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