Kentucky Cottage, Burtonport

2 Bedrooms :: Sleeps 6

Kentucky Cottage


Free Wi-FiTraditional PropertyOpen FireCot & HighchairLake Views

The cottage is set on 5 acres of land. lt sits by a lake in a quiet and private location. There is a garden area available with swing and slide for children. This is a newly renovated 2-bedroom cottage set in 5 acres of land overlooking a lake. This traditional style cottage was built in the 1930’s and was recently restored with a 1950’s theme but with all your mod cons. You feel like you are stepping back in time with the collection of old artwork, furniture and ornaments in this cottage. It is a few minute's drive to the village of Burtonport and a 10-minute drive to the town of Dungloe.

Local Shop and Cafe

The local shop and Wheelhouse Cafe is a 10-minute walk away. The Burtonport railway walk is just a few minutes from the entrance to the cottage. We are located a 15-minute drive from Donegal Airport.

Burtonport

Burtonport is a fishing village on the west coast of Donegal, in the "Gaeltacht" or Irish-speaking area, and also in an area known as the "Rosses". It is 7km northwest of Dungloe, which is the largest town in the area. While in the area it is well worthwhile paying a visit to award-winning Lobster Pot, which is a family-run pub with a national reputation for fresh home-cooked seafood and warm hospitality.

From the pier, there is a regular ferry service to and from Arranmore Island, with several crossings a day from each end. The island is about 5km offshore, and the crossing takes 20 minutes.  For more information and services on Arranmore Island please see www.arranmoreisland.ie 

Ferry links: www.thearranmoreferry.com and www.arranmoreferry.com

Tory Island

You can get the Ferry to Tory Island at Magheroarty Pier which is a 30-minute drive away.  For more information and services on Tory Island please see www.toryisland.ie
Ferry link: www.toryferry.com

Burtonport Railway Walk

The Burtonport railway walk is a must-visit destination for anyone looking for a peaceful and picturesque trail suitable for walkers and cyclists of all ages and fitness levels.  The trail starts at the bustling Burtonport harbour and covers a distance of 5.5 km in one way, making it an easy walk or cycle that can be completed in a few hours.  

Some of the main attractions in this part of Donegal include the majestic Glenveagh National Park & Castle, Mount Errigal and the Poisoned Glen, Carrickfinn beach, Ards Forest Park, Glebe House & Gallery, Dunfanaghy, Errigal View petting Zoo, Gola Island, Bunbeg, Bloody Foreland  and the family-orientated Dunlewey Lakeside Centre. This centre has lots of different attractions to keep all the family entertained - children's play area, farm yard, boat trips, craft shop, weaving house, audiovisuals, etc.

Golf at Cruit Island

The Golf course on the peninsula of Cruit Island is within 15 minutes by car or there are several other courses within easy reach.

Nearby Hotels and Restaurants

Caislean Óir Hotel - Annagry, The Waterfront Hotel - Dungloe, An Cúirt Hotel & Leisure Centre - Gweedore, Óstán Loch Altan - Gortahork and Dannie Minnies Restaurant - Annagry and The Lobster Pot Restaurant, Burtonport.

Facilities & Living Space


Facilities

  • 2 bedrooms to sleep 6
  • Bedroom 1: double
  • Bedroom 2: 2 x doubles
  • Bathroom with bath and shower
  • Main living area has an open fireplace and large-screen TV - Sky, Netflix, Disney Plus
  • Recently restored with a 1950s theme
  • Reclining Chairs and a Box of Board Games
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Cooker, toaster
  • Fridge Freezer, kettle
  • Dishwasher, Microwave
  • Coffee Machine with capsules will be provided
  • Outside Clothes Line
  • Washing machine and dryer facilities available in Dungloe
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ, Picnic bench and swing for kids
  • The Burtonport railway walk is just a few minutes from the entrance to the cottage
  • 15 minute drive from Donegal Airport
  • 1km to Burtonport
  • 7km to Dungloe
  • High Speed WiFi
  • Sorry, no pets


Living Space


Kitchen  Kitchen

The kitchen of the cottage comprises:

Cooker, Fridge Freezer

Dishwasher, Microwave

Coffee Machine with capsules will be provided

Outside clothesline

Please note: Washing machine and dryer facilities available in Dungloe

Living Area  Living Area

This traditional style cottage was built in the 1930’s and was recently restored with a 1950’s theme but with all your mod cons. You feel like you are stepping back in time with the collection of old artwork, furniture and ornaments in this cottage.

Bedrooms  Bedrooms

The cottage has 2 bedrooms to sleep 4

Bedroom 1: Double - sleeps 2

Bedroom 2: 2 x doubles - sleeps 4

Bathroom  Bathroom

Large bathroom with bath and shower.


Tariff



Season

Tariff

High Season

€ 180 per night

Mid Season

€ 170 per night

Low Season

€ 150 per night

Weekend (3 nights high season))

€ 500



Booking Details

- Booking Deposit €200 - with the balance to be paid six weeks prior to the letting period.

- Check-in 3pm, check out 10.30am

- Minimum stay is 3 night 

- Sat-Sat rental only during high season (July & August)

High Season: July/Aug/Easter
Mid Season: Mar/Apr/May/Jun/Sep/Oct
Low Season: Jan/Feb/Nov/Dec (except Christmas/New Year)

This owner accepts PayPal

PayPal Accepted

What's Included

  • Bed linen and towels
  • Electricity
  • Central Heating
  • BBQ, Picnic bench and swing for kids
  • Free wifi

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Contact the owner

Contact: Marjorie
Verified OwnerVerified Owner

property listed here since 2024
Telephone:+353 87 2280310
 
Sat Nav:Latitude: 54.9869
 Longitude: -8.418

What they say

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