Teach Greasai - Gortahork, Gortahork

2 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 4

Teach Greasai - Gortahork

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Teach Greasai is a beautiful 2 bedroom holiday home set in tranquil countryside just outside the village of Gortahork in North West Donegal. This charming holiday home can be a haven allowing you to read, paint, walk and relax in the shadow of the majestic Muckish mountain.  Teach Greasai can also be an idyllic base to pursue numerous outdoor pursuits available in the locality  - including golf, fishing, hill walking and water sports.

The holiday home has 2 spacious double bedrooms and a bathroom with a free-standing bath and separate shower. There is a bright living room with a large open fireplace and a selection of books, dvds and board games. The kitchen has a unique design and is very well equipped. The holiday home grounds have mature trees and shrubbery with the driveway and patio area featuring Muckish gravel and stone respectively.

North West Donegal

Gortahork itself is a peaceful little Gaeltact village overlooking the beautiful Killult Bay. This picturesque coastal resort is surrounded by wild rugged hills, glorious sandy beaches and off shore islands. It lies along the route of Irelands Wild Atlantic Way driving route.

Based at Teach Greasai you will not find it hard to find something to do - climb the mountains; take a boat trip to Tory Island, surf the waves at Magheroarty or golf at Falcarragh. Not only ideal for outdoor pursuits there is a charm and poetry about Gortahork and its surrounding area that will keep you coming back for more.

The majestic Glenveagh National Park is a 15 minute drive away from the holiday home. This beautiful park has 16,000 hectares of mountains, lakes, wood and bogs and is home to the largest red deer herd in Ireland and 23 pairs of golden eagles. There are guided tours of the Castle situated on the shores of Lough Veagh.

Local Attractions / Amenities

  • Take a trip around the spectacular Bloody Foreland
  • Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches in the locality - at Magheroarty and Falcarragh
  • Golf at Falcarragh, Gweedore and Dunfanaghy - all within a half hours drive  of the holiday home
  • 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 Inishboffin Island. The ferry service to Tory Island is available from Magheroarty Pier 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  the beautiful gardens and castle of Glenveagh National Park
  • Find numerous peaceful roads, country lanes and mountain tracks to walk. Slí an Earagail - a Bealach na Gaeltachta Waymarked Way - passes through the locality

Facilities & Living Space


  • 2 double bedrooms to sleep 4 comfortably
  • bathroom with free-standing bath and separate shower
  • bright living room with large open fireplace
  • comfortably furnished
  • extensive library of cookery books and books about Donega
  • Irish DVD selection
  • large flat screen TV
  • board games
  • stylish modern kitchen
  • electric cooker, microwave
  • dishwasher, fridge freezer
  • washing machine
  • breakfast and dining table
  • stainless steel kitchen surfaces
  • large Belfast sink
  • mixers and food processors
  • lobster and casserole pots
  • grounds have beautiful mature trees and shrubbery
  • Muckish Gravel out front
  • Muckish Stone Patio out back
  • 3-minute drive to Gortahork Village
  • 5-minute drive to Falcarragh
  • 10-minute drive to Magheroarty and Falcarragh surfing beaches

Living Space

Living Room  Living Room

The bright living room is comfortably furnished and features a large open fireplace. There is an extensive library of cookery books and books about Donegal and the local area, an Irish DVD selection, a large flat screen TV and board games.


Kitchen  Kitchen

The holiday home kitchen has a unique design and has a full range of appliances including electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer. It also features the following:-

  • breakfast and dining table 
  • breakfast and tea making unit, 
  • stainless steel kitchen surfaces
  • large Belfast sink, 
  • mixers and food processors 
  • lobster and casserole pots.


Bedrooms  Bedrooms

Accommodation in the holiday home is as follows:-

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bedroom, Derryveagh Mountain Views
  • Bedroom 2: Double Bedroom, Derryveagh Mountain Views


Bathroom  Bathroom

On the first floor there is beautifully decorated bathroom with free-standing bath and separate shower





€ 900


€ 900

Easter / Christmas

€ 900

New Year

€ 900

Rest of Year

€ 750

Weekends (2 nights)

€ 300

Weekends (3 nights)

€ 400

Midweek (4 nights)

€ 500

Booking Details

A booking deposit (non-refundable) of €100 per week is required with balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival.

  • rental is Saturday-Saturday except by prior arrangement
  • check in 4pm, check out 11am


What's Included

  • bed linen
  • electricity
  • central heating

What's Not Included

  • towels

Contact the owner

Contact: Paddy
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2015
Telephone:+353 87 9671333
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.1043
 Longitude: -8.1281

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