Kates Cottage - Downings, Downings

3 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 7

Kates Cottage - Downings


Sea ViewsOpen FireCot & Highchair

Kate’s Cottage is a single storey holiday home located on the beautiful Rosguill Peninsula just 1.5km north of the beach and golf resort of Downings in North Donegal. The holiday home lies just off the route of the dramatic Atlantic Drive round Rosguil – a scenic drive that is now incorporated into Irelands Wild Atlantic Way.

The holiday home itself has 3 bedrooms to sleep 7 people comfortably. It has a bright open plan area with a well equipped kitchen, dining area and a living area with a lovely open fireplace. A second living space is provided by a sun room which enjoys views towards Sheephaven Bay

Downings:: A Beach and Golf Resort

The holiday home is a short drive or a leisurely walk into Downing village. This popular family holiday resort is centred around a quaint harbour and a beautiful beach which is a mecca for watersports enthusiasts. Downings is well served with pubs, cafes, and hotels and has the added advantage of an indoor leisure centre.

Just south of Downings is the top class Rosapenna Golf Resort. This golf complex features two championship links courses – The Sandy Hills Course and The Old Tom Morris Course. Both courses are a superb test of links golf. Rospaenna also has a driving range and a pitch and putt course.  Running along the length of the golf links is the superb Tramore Strand – a fabulous 4km long beach.

The Atlantic Drive

The Rosguill Peninsula is ruggedly beautiful peninsula that separates Mulroy Bay and Sheephaven Bay. It is dotted with small sandy beaches, coves and headlands. Following the route of the Atlantic Drive around Roguill is the ideal way to appreciate its beauty. This can be done on foot or on a bicycle as well as by car.

Local Attractions / Amenities

  • Enjoy beautiful beaches on your doorstep –  Downings, Tramore Strand, 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 neaby 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 Mevagh Dive Centre is based in Carrigart
  • Use the Harry Blaney Bridge to explore the neighbouring Fanad Peninsula
  • 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.

Facilities & Living Space


Facilities

  • 3 bedrooms to sleep 7 (1 ensuite)
  • bathroom with electric shower
  • bright open plan area with kitchen,dining and living spaces
  • living area has wood floor and open fireplace
  • comfortably furnished
  • tv and dvd player
  • kitchen and dining area has a tiled floor
  • stylish cream coloured kitchen units
  • electric cooker, microwave
  • dishwasher, fridge with ice-box
  • large breakfast bar cum kitchen worktop counter
  • dining area has table and 6 chairs
  • double doors to sun room
  • sun room enjoys sea views
  • wicker furniture, tiled floor
  • utility room with washing machine
  • iron and ironing board
  • patio area with furniture
  • gas and charcoal bbq
  • 1.5km to Downings village and beach


Living Space


Open Plan Area  Open Plan Area

The holiday home has an open plan design with kitchen, dining and living areas. The living space has a natural wood floor and an open fireplace. It is comfortably furnished and has a tv and dvd player.

The kitchen and dining areas have a tiled floor. The kitchen is fully equipped for a  self catering holiday and has a large breakfast bar counter unit. The adjacent dining area has a table and 6 chairs. A separate utility houses a washing machine.

 

Sun Room  Sun Room

The holiday has a bright sun room with comfortable wicker furniture. The room enjoys views towards Sheephaven Bay just north of Downings.

 

Bedrooms  Bedrooms

Accommodation in the holiday home is made up as follows:-

  • Bedroom 1: Double, ensuite
  • Bedroom 2: Double and single 
  • Bedroom 3: Twin
There is also a bathroom with an electric shower.

Tariff



Season

Tariff

July/August

€ 700

May/June/Sept

€ 500

Easter

€ 550

Christmas

€ 550

New Year

€ 650

Rest of Year

€ 475

Weekends (2 nights)

€ 

Weekends ( 3 nights)

€ 



Booking Details

Booking deposit (non-refundable) of euro100 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 and towels
  • electricity
  • central heating

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Contact the owner

Contact: Stephen
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2014
Telephone:0044 28 37518973
 0044 7793 752551
 
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.2032
 Longitude: -7.8505

What they say

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Deirdre OLoan

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