Hillcrest Holiday Home - Cruit Island, Cruit Island

4 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 7

Hillcrest Holiday Home - Cruit Island

Sea ViewsPets AllowedOpen Fire


Hillcrest Holiday Home is a 4 bedroom holiday home set admist the ruggedly beautiful landscape of Cruit Island in West Donegal. With a choice of sandy beaches within walking distance from the front door, Hillcrest is ideal for family holidays. It is also a perfect base to explore the Rosses  and Gweedore – two of the most scenic parts of Co Donegal.

This homely self catering accommodation has 4 bedrooms to sleep up to 7 comfortably. The ground floor is open plan with a wonderful conservatory style living area enjoying spectacular sea views. The spacious newly fitted solid oak kitchen has a washing machine and dishwasher and a dining area with seating for 6. There is also a seating area in front of a warm and inviting fireplace – turf is supplied on request. Outside there are mature landscaped gounds and ample parking.  The property has a Bathroom/Shower Room and an additional shower room.

Local Activities and Attractions

  • Golf on nearby Cruit Island Golf Club  – a challenging 9 hole course.
  • Enjoy peaceful walks, deserted beaches, magnificent rockscapes, a wealth of wild flowers and rare bird-life - all on your doorstep.
  • Visit the Daniel O Donnell Visitor Centre in Dungloe. This centre is dedicated to the Kincasslagh singer and features a large collection memorabilia and awards collected over the years.
  • Try some of the local award winning restaurants in the region - Danny Minnies in Annagry  or the Lobster Pot in Burtonport
  • Go Kayaking near Carrickfinn beach (Rapidkayak) or from Kincasslagh Pier
  • Try fly fishing on the nearby lakes of the Rosses
  • Visit Leo’s Tavern in Meenaleck – the home of world renowned Clannad and Enya
  • Visit the 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 Aranmore, Tory Island or Gola Island.
  • Climb  Errigal Mountain
  • 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

Facilities & Living Space


  • 4 bedrooms to sleep 7
  • 1 ground floor bathroom with shower over the bath and 1 shower room
  • open plan design
  • conservatory style seating and dining area with spectacular sea views
  • living area with warm and inviting fire - turf available on request
  • tv and dvd player
  • Newly fitted kitchen with dining area
  • electric oven, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine
  • dining table and 6 chairs
  • separate area with another washing machine and tumble dryer
  • iron and ironing board
  • mature landscaped gardens
  • walking distance to several spectacular beaches
  • 5 minute drive to Cruit Island Golf Club
  • 5 minute drive to Kincasslagh village
  • 10 minutes to Donegal Airport

Living Space


The ground floor of the holiday home has an open plan design. The spacious newly fitted kitchen has an open plan dining area featuring a table and 6 chairs. A separate utility has a further washing machine and tumble dryer.


  Living Area

A focal point in the living area is a warm inviting fireplace. For home entertainment there is a tv and dvd player.


Sun Room with Dining Area  Sun Room with Dining Area

The holiday home has lovey conservatory style living area which enjoys spectacular panoramic sea and coastal views. This area also features a dining table and chairs.


Sun Room with Dining Area  Bedrooms

Accommodation in the holiday home is as follows:-

  • Bedroom 1: Ground Floor Double With Sea View.  Washbasin in Room
  • Bedroom 2: Ground Floor Twin Room
  • Bedroom 3: Ground Floor Single Room 
  • Bedroom 4: Upstairs Double Room 

There are two Shower Rooms in the property one of them having an overhead shower over a Bath.




JuneJuly/August September

€ 850


€ 700


€ 750

Christmas/New Year

€ 750

Rest of Year

€ 650


€ 350


Booking Details

There is a non-refundable booking deposit of €100 per week. The balance should be paid six weeks prior to the letting period. check in is at 4pm, check out is 11am the rental for the week is from Saturday to Saturday but exceptions may be made by special arrangements

What's Included

  • bed linen and towels
  • Heating and Electricity

What's Not Included

Contact the owner

Contact: Kathleen
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2013
Telephone:00353 74 9543230
 00353 87 9815192
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.0155
 Longitude: -8.4115

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