Cloverfield Cottage - Ballyliffin , Ballyliffin

1 Bedroom :: Sleeps 3

Cloverfield Cottage - Ballyliffin

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Isle of Doagh, Ballyliffin - A Traditional Thatched One Bedroom Cottage built in the 1800’s restored to its original charm with modern conveniences added for comfort. Overlooking Trawbreaga Bay and in close proximity to Doagh Island Visitor Centre, Ballyliffin Golf Club and Pollan Beach.

The holiday home is located on the Isle of Doagh midway between Ballyliffin and Carndonagh on the Inishowen Peninsula in North West Donegal. This wonderful traditional Irish thatched cottage provides

  • A favourite escape from the City.
  • A quaint and peaceful place for personal retreat,
  • An opportunity to clear your mind and relax the body.

Local Attractions / Activities

  • Take a trip around the famous Inishowen 100 This is one of Ireland's most scenic drives. The route includes dramatic coastal scenery plus a fine collection of ancient forts and monuments, traditional craft centres, and a dozen or so friendly villages. Scenic highlights include the Gap of Mamore, and Malin Head -  Ireland's most northerly point
  • Play golf on the internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club. Other fine golf courses on the Inishowen Peninsula can be found at Greencastle, Redcastle and Buncrana.
  • Visit the Doagh Visitor Centre. This centre provides a great variety of exhibitions telling the story of the Irish Famine. It is also a place where the local customs, traditions, folklore and history of the Inishowen Peninsula are preserved in a permanent way
  • Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches in the locality – Pollan,  Five Finger Strand, Culdaff
  • Visit the Fort and Military Museum at Dunree.
  • Enjoy a meal at McGrory’s of Culdaff. This renowned establishment features an award wining restaurant, traditional bar with regular Irish Music Sessions and the  famous Backroom - one of Ireland's leading live music venues
  • Visit the the Inishowen Maritime Museum in Greencastle, which includes a state-of-the-art planetarium
  • Use the car ferry at Greencastle to explore the northern coasts of Derry and Antrim - including the Giants Causeway, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and Bushmills Distillery.

Facilities & Living Space


  • 1 x ensuite double bedroom
  • ( third person possible by arrangement - single camp bed)
  • kitchen / living room with stove and tv
  • electric hob and oven
  • microwave, fridge
  • washing machine
  • travel cot available
  • outside clothes line, iron and ironing board
  • 100 metres to lovely sandy beach
  • 5 min from Doagh Island Famine Village
  • 15 minute drive to Ballyliffin / Carndonagh
  • 15 minute drive to Ballyliffin Golf Club
  • 45 min drive to Derry City, 60min drive to Letterkenny
  • quiet and peaceful location
  • ideal touring base
  • ample parking
  • pets welcome, by arrangement

Living Space

Kitchen  Kitchen

Appliances available in the cottage kitchen include fridge, electric oven and hob and a washing machine

Bedroom  Bedroom

The cottage bedroom has ensuite facilities and a wood floor. Accommodation is available for a third person by arrangement (single camp bed).

Living Room  Living Room

The cosy living area of this restored thatched cottage features a traditional style dresser and a electric stove.

The cottage has a superb location overlooking Trawbreaga Bay.  Due to its central location in North  Inishowen, the cottage is also within driving distance of many beautiful sandy beaches including   Pollan Bay, Tullagh , Kinnegoe Bay, Five Finger Strand  and the blue flag beach at Culd





€ 550


€ 550

Rest of year

€ 500


€ 550

New Year

€ 550

Weekend (2 nights)

€ 180

Weekend (3 nights)

€ 250

Booking Details

Booking deposit (non-refundable) of euro 100 per week - with balance to be paid on arrival.

  • check in 5pm, check out 11am
  • rental Sat – Sat except by special arrangement

What's Included

  • bed linen
  • towels
  • central heating
  • electricity

Contact the owner

Contact: Ray Doherty
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2008
Telephone:00353 86 8306304
Sat Nav:Latitude: 55.3012
 Longitude: -7.322

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