Magherastrand House - Derrybeg, Derrybeg

4 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 8

Magherastrand House - Derrybeg


Sea ViewsOpen FireCot & Highchair

Modern newly built 4 bedroom house located directly on the seafront in Derrybeg, Gweedore. Only minutes walk to local shops and pubs and a great base for exploring the dramatic scenery of North West Donegal.

This stunning 4 bedroom property enjoys many advantages. It is bright and spacious throughout and has been designed in an open-plan fashion which is ideal for families or groups. The house enjoys exclusive access to the strand frontage. Magherastrand House is set back from the road and this ensures a tranquil and relaxing stay.

The area is famed for its sheltered sandy beaches, spectacular rugged coastline and the warmth of the welcome extended to visitors to the area.
In the long evenings locals and visitors gather in the villages pubs to listen to live traditional music - indeed this area is the heartland of such renowned groups as Altan and Clannad.

There is a good selection of restaurants in the area such as Ostan  Gweedore which has an award winning sea-food restaurant, and Teach Jack in Glassagh, being well worth a visit. Traditional music sessions can be found in the local pubs nightly.

Local Attractions

Within the immediate area of the house there are a number of Donegal’s scenic attractions. Dunlewey Lakeside Centre & Mount Errigal, Poisen Glen, Bloody Foreleand with Knockfola Mountain and spectacular views out to Tory Island, Magheragallon and Port Arthur Beaches, Donegal International Airport, Dungloe, home of the Mary from Dungloe Festival. Gola Island and Tory Island. Gweedore is an area of national cultural significance. It is the centre of the Donegal Gaeltacht and the primary area for Irish language learning. Hudai Beags, Teach Jack and Leo’s Tavern are all focal points for traditional music.

Local Activities

  • Take a trip around the spectacular Bloody Foreland
  • Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches on your doorstep
  • Golf on nearby Gweedore Golf Club – a challenging 9 hole course
  • Relax in the Ostan Gweedore Leisure Centre
  • Fish for salmon on the Clady river
  • Visit Dunlewey Lakeside Centre - Facilities include restaurant, tea-room, craft shop,  adventure play areas, pets & animals, storytelling, boat trips on Dunlewey Lake, guided tours and weaving demonstrations.
  • Take a day trip to Tory Island or Gola Island. The ferry service to Tory Island is available from Bunbeg and Magheraroarty several times a day - weather permitting
  • 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.
  • 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

  • 4 Bedrooms to sleep 8
  • 1: Master double bedroom on first floor located to back of house with sea views, ensuite
  • 2: Double bedroom on first floor located to front of the house with mountain views
  • 3: 2 single beds, first floor
  • 4: Double bedroom with sofa bed on ground floor with mountain views, ensuite
  • All bedrooms have solid oak wooden floors and fitted black-out blinds
  • 1. bathroom with bath and overhead shower located on first floor
  • 2. en suite shower room with pumped shower located in master bedroom
  • 3. en suite shower room with pumped shower located in ground floor bedroom
  • 4. Toilet and wash hand basin adjacent to utility room
  • Living Room has open fireplace
  • Solid Oak Wood Floor, Cd/radio
  • Kitchen has ceramic hob/electric oven
  • large fridge freezer
  • Dishwasher/microwave
  • Washer/dryer, Iron & Ironing board, outside washing line
  • Dining table with 8 chairs
  • Tv/Den Room with dvd/vcr player
  • Boardgames, books & childrens books
  • Patio with wooden furniture/charcoal BBQ
  • Panoramic views of mountains/sea
  • Direct acess to white sandy Atlantic beaches
  • Cot and Highchair
  • Ample parking for 4 cars
  • Sorry no pets
  • Derrybeg 1 km
  • Gweedore Golf Club is 15 min drive away
  • Dunlewey Lakeside Centre and Mount Errigal 10 km
  • Bloody Foreland 10 km
  • Harbours for Gola Island and Tory Island within 5 minutes drive


Living Space


Kitchen  Kitchen

The spacious modern open-plan kitchen is located to the rear of the house and has breathtaking views of the water and strand. Double patio doors lead from the dining area to an outdoor dining area.

Living Room  Living Room

The living room has triple aspect views over the strand and mountains. It has an open fireplace and features a solid oak wood floor. The living room is open-plan leading into the kitchen/dining area which makes it ideal for entertaining.

Bedrooms  Bedrooms

All bedrooms have solid oak wooden floors and fitted black-out blinds.

  • Bedroom 1:  Master double bedroom on first floor located to back of house with sea views, ensuite
  • Bedroom 2:  Double bedroom on first floor located to front of the house with mountain views
  • Bedroom 3:  2 single beds, first floor
  • Bedroom 4:  Double bedroom  with sofa bed on ground floor with mountain views, ensuite

Den  Den

This large room is located on the ground floor and has a TV and dvd/video player. The book case is full of boardgames, books and childrens books.


Tariff



Season

Tariff

July/August

€ 750

Easter

€ 650

May/June

€ 650

Sept/Oct

€ 550

Rest of Year

€ 500

Weekend (2 nights)

€ 300

Bank Holiday Weekend (3 nights)

€ 400

Christmas

€ 700

New Year

€ 700



Booking Details

€200 deposit cheque secures booking with balance payable 6 weeks prior to arrival

  • The cancellation policy: you must give 1 weeks notification of cancellation or you will not receive your deposit back
  • Cleaning: the customer should clean the house and strip beds before departure.
  • check in 4pm, check out 10am
  • rental Sat – Sat except by special arrangement

What's Included

  • linen
  • electricity
  • central heating

What's Not Included

  • towels

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Contact the owner

Contact: Elin Karlsson
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2010
Telephone:00353 1 2921894
 00353 86 1507331
 www.magherastrand.com
 
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.083
 Longitude: -8.3024

What they say

Great house, great views, great location! Well equipped and the most beautiful of areas! We had a brilliant family holiday, the kids just loved it. We definitely intend to come back soon.

The Quinn Family

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