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Cottage in Dooey North, Lettermacaward, Co. Donegal. 5 mins walk to small beach
Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed. Bedroom 2 with two single beds. Bedroom 3 with one single bed.
- 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
- 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
- No refund if you cancel less than 14 days before check-in.
Damage and Incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property that is caused by you or your party during your stay.
Max guests: 5
Minimum age of primary renter:
5 mins walk to small beach, 5 mins drive to the beautiful Dooey Beach
Nearest airport is Carrickfinn, Co Donegal, approx. 25 minutes drive
Donegal - Dublin flights daily. Car use is recommended. Derry Airport approx 1.5 hours drive.
Driving time to Dungloe, Co Donegal, approx 15 minutes, Driving time to Glenties, Co. Donegal approx 20 minutes, Driving time to Letterkenny, Co. Donegal approx 1 hour. Driving to Donegal Town approx 45 minutes.
To do in the area and nearby:
Lettermacaward, or "Leitir" as it is known is an ideal base for people who are interested in walking, swimming, photography, surfing or just to explore the north and west of the county.
Walk, swim, surf or build a sandcastle at the fabulous Dooey Beach;
Visit the newly opened Daniel O Donnell Visitor Centre in Dungloe; (www.danielodonnellvisitorcentre.com).
Fish on the Gweebarra River or lakes in the Rosses area or go Sea Angling from Burtonport; more information is available from the post office in Doochary, fishing permits can be purchased online.
From Burtonport a passenger ferry goes to Aranmore Island. Ferry Services run from Bunbeg or Magheraroarty to Tory Island.
Take a Trip to the famous cliffs at Slieve League. At 1,972 feet, these are the highest sea cliffs in Europe. If scenery is your thing, they are a must-see!
Play Golf on the links course at Narin & Portnoo. (www.narinportnoogolfclub.ie)
Take a trip on the Fintown railway which runs along the shores of scenic Lough Finn. (www.antraen.com).
Visit Glenveagh National Park, Glenveagh is the second largest national park in Ireland. The park covers 170 square kilometres of hillside above Glenveagh Castle on the shore of Lough Veagh, 20 km from Gweedore in County Donegal. (www.glenveaghnationalpark.ie).
Local festivals include the 'Mary from Dungloe' international festival held in Dungloe in July each year and the 'Harvest Fair', held in Glenties, usually held in September each year.
About Maureen McShane
We enjoy the seclusion which this peaceful retreat offers.
Why Maureen McShane chose Lettermacaward
We purchased this property because we love going for long walks along the beach and swimming in the sea.
What makes this Bungalow unique
Surfers enjoy Dooey Beach which has fantastic waves.