Jigger's Porthaw - Buncrana, Buncrana

4 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 10

Jigger's Porthaw - Buncrana


Sea ViewsFree Wi-FiPets AllowedOpen FireCot & Highchair

Jigger's Porthaw is a 4 bedroom holiday home with a beautiful peaceful setting just north of Buncrana Town. The holiday home enjoys views towards Lough Swilly and is just minutes walk from the secluded Porthaw Beach. From the front door, it is 2km to the centre of Buncrana

Jigger's Porthaw is a great central base to explore the beautiful Inishowen Peninsula. Ireland's most northerly point, Malin Head, the museum at Dunree, the ancient ring fort An Grianan Aileach, the Famine Village on Doagh Isle and nearby Derry city are all well worth a visit. Jiggers is also a relaxing base to explore the Wild Atlantic Way in north Donegal.

Peaceful Coastal Setting

Right in front of the holiday home is a  very scenic coastal path which runs for several kilometres along the shores of Lough Swilly - the Lake of Shadows. Visitors can also enjoy a gentle walk alongside the River Crana under the beech, maple and lime trees of nearby Swan Park.

Buncrana: The Gateway to Inishowen

Buncrana itself is the largest town in Inishowen and the second largest town in Donegal. Often called “The Gateway to Inishowen”, Buncrana is a popular tourist resort boasting 5km of sandy beaches. It is the ideal base for exploring the beautiful countryside, the rich cultural heritage and the wide range of attractions that Inishowen has to offer.

The town is well served with restaurants, cafe, shops, lively pubs and craft outlets. It has a small 9 hole golf club and there is a fine 18 hole links course at nearby Lisfannon. The internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club is just 22km away.

Local Attractions / Amenities

  • Visit the Fort and Military Museum at Dunree (10km)
  • Enjoy some of the many fine sandy beaches in the locality - in addition to Porthaw there are fine beaches at Lisfannon, Stragill, Buncrana  and at Crummie's Bay (Portbane beach)
  • Go walking on the many coastal pathways, woodland, and hills on the Inishowen Peninsula
  •  Visit the newly renovated Isle of Doagh Famine Village near Ballyliffin (25km) This wonderful attraction depicts life in Donegal at different stages throughout history in an informative and enjoyable tour
  • Golf at the North West Golf Club at Lisfannon (6km). The internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club is just 22km away.
  • Enjoy bird watching at the Inch Wild Fowl Reserve (17km)
  • Visit Grianan of Aileach. This is a 5000-year-old neolithic stone fort located on a hilltop at Burt, with commanding views of loughs Foyle and Swilly.
  • Go fishing on the Crana River or at the Pollan / Fullerton Dam
  • Visit the ancient walled City of Derry on the banks of the Foyle
  • Take a day trip to the majestic Glenveagh National Park (65km) in the Donegal Highlands

Facilities & Living Space


Facilities

  • 4 bedrooms to sleep 7-10 comfortably - 1 ensuite
  • ground floor bathroom with bath and shower
  • open plan ground floor with sea views
  • living area has a wood burning stove
  • comfortably furnished
  • large screen tv
  • wood floor
  • kitchen area has a tiled floor
  • double oven and gas hobs
  • microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer
  • kitchen island unit with stools
  • adjacent dining area
  • washing machine, iron and ironing board
  • outdoor clothes line
  • large garden to the front
  • enclosed courtyard to back.
  • patio area with outdoor furniture and bbq
  • free wifi
  • pets considered (must be kept in enclosed area)


Living Space


Living Area  Living Area

The holiday home has an open plan ground floor. The bright living space is comfortably furnished and has a wood burning stove. The area enjoys sea views. For home entertainment there is a large screen tv.

Kitchen  Kitchen

The stylish modern kitchen is well equipped for a self catering holiday. Appliances available include double oven with gas hobs, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer.
There is an elegant kitchen island unit with high stools.
A washing machine is also available.

Bedrooms  Bedrooms

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

  • Bedroom 1: ground floor - double - en-suite
  • Bedroom 2: first floor - double,
  • Bedroom 3: ground floor single,
  • Bedroom 4: ground floor - double

The home can comfortably sleep 7 to 10 (with the futon and pullout bed)

 

Bathroom  Bathroom

In addition to the ensuite double bedroom, the holiday home has a bathroom on the ground floor with bath and shower


Tariff



Season

Tariff

July/August

€ 1190

May, Jun, Sep

€ 1050

Rest of Year

€ 800

Weekend (3 nights)

€ 500

Christmas / New Year

€ 1100

Easter

€ 1050

Easter (4 nights)

€ 700



Booking Details

Booking deposit of €200 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
  • central heating
  • electricity
  • free wifi
  • cot, highchair and highchair

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Contact the owner

Contact: Pauline
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2019
Telephone: 00353 86 3750743
 
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.1443
 Longitude: -7.4724

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