Beachside Cottage - Downings, Downings

3 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 8

Beachside Cottage - Downings

Cot & Highchair

Beachside Cottage is a 3 bedroom holiday home located in the heart of the beach resort of Downings in North Donegal.  All the amenities of the village are literally on the doorstep – including the pubs, hotels and the fabulous Blue Flag Beach.

The holiday home has accommodation for up to 8 people in 3 bedrooms. There is a well-equipped kitchen with dining area. The bright living room is comfortably furnished. There is a fully enclosed back garden and patio area providing a safe play area for young children. To the front of the property, there is a small garden with a garden bench.

A Choice of Great Beaches

Downings is located on the ruggedly beautiful Rosguill Peninsula and lies along the route of the Wild Atlantic Way – Irelands long distance driving route. The local beach is a mecca for watersports enthusiasts   - wind and kite surfers, kayakers, and paddle boarders. The nearby Tramore Strand is equally popular as a watersports venue and is perfect for long bracing walks. The Rosguill peninsula around Downings is dotted with secluded beaches and sandy coves that never get too crowded.

The Rosapenna Golf Resort

Not only is Downings a top resort for beach and watersports holidays it is also a mecca for golfers. Just  1.5km from the front door is the internationally renowned Rosapenna Golf Resort featuring 2 championship links courses – The Old Tom Morris Course and the Sandy Hills Course.   Also in the region around Downings is the wonderful Portsalon Golf Club (22km) and the scenic Dunfanaghy Golf Club (24km)

Local Activities and Attractions

  • Try out the Magherabeg Leisure Centre in Downings which features a swimming pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi and gym.
  • Take a trip around the spectacular Atlantic Drive and Lough Salt Drive
  • Go pony trekking in nearby Carrigart
  • Golf at Rosapenna Golf Club. Other superb courses in the general locality include Dunfanaghy and Portsalon
  • Kids can play at the pitch and putt at Rosapenna
  • Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches on your doorstep – Downings, Tramore, Tra na Rossan
  • Enjoy diving in the clear waters of Mulroy Bay and Sheephaven Bay -  The Mevagh Dive Centre is located in Carrigart
  • Find peaceful roads, country lanes and mountain tracks to walk
  • Take a day trip to the majestic Glenveagh National Park in the Donegal Highlands
  • Use the Harry Blaney Bridge to explore the neighbouring Fanad Peninsula

Facilities & Living Space


  • 3 bedroom to sleep up to 8 people
  • bathroom with electric shower - first floor
  • shower room with toilet - ground floor
  • bright living room with electric heater
  • comfortable sofa furinture
  • area with 2 chairs and small table
  • tv and dvd palyer
  • stylish modern kitchen with dining area
  • cooker, microwave
  • fridge freezer
  • kitchen island unit with seating for 4
  • dining table with seating for 4
  • washing machine, outside clothes line
  • iron and ironing board
  • enclosed garden
  • patio area with outdoor furniture, bbq
  • off street parking
  • Dishwasher

Living Space

Kitchen  Kitchen

The cottage has a stylish modern kitchen with adjacent dining area. Appliances available include cooker, microwave and fridge freezer. Dining is accommodated on an island unit with 4 stools and a dining table with 4 chairs.
A washing machine  and dishwasher is also available.


Living Room  Living Room

The holiday home has a bright airy living room with an electric fireplace. It features comfortable sofa furniture. For home entertainment there is a tv with dvd player. A small reading-relaxing area has a table and 2 elegant chairs.


Bedrooms  Bedrooms

Accommodation in Beachside Cottage is as follows:-

  • Bedroom 1, double room - first floor
  • Bedroom 2, double room - first floor
  • Bedroom 3, family room, triple bunk and single bed - direct access to the family bathroom

There is a family bathroom with electric shower on the first floor and a shower room with wc on the ground floor.





€ 725


€ 650


€ 550

New Year

€ 550

Rest of Year

€ 450

Weekends ( 2 nights)

€ 250

Weekends B. H. 2 nights

€ 300

Weekends B.H. 3 nights

€ 350

Booking Details

Booking deposit (non-refundable) of euro125 per week - with balance to be paid six weeks prior to the letting period

  • check in 4pm, check out 11am
  • rental Sat – Sat except by special arrangement

What's Included

  • bed linen
  • electricity
  • central heating

What's Not Included

  • towels

Contact the owner

Contact: Patricia
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2017
Telephone:+353 87 1303014
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.1949
 Longitude: -7.8375

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