Wild Rose Cottage in Scenic South West Donegal - Wifi Available.(34 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-5 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Bathroom, sleeps 6 plus Cot
Wild Rose Cottage stands on a half acre plot with a relaxing garden area both back and front for you to enjoy. The Cottage offers a tranquil and relaxing base from which to explore the breathtaking beauty of Donegal and bordering counties.
While this traditional Irish home is completely private, it is just a two minute drive to the local village where you will find a Post Office, Café, Grocery Store and several Pubs with traditional music to entertain you.
Tastefully decorated and featuring an open fireplace as well as oil-fired central heating the Cottage is cosy and comfortable year round. With all the necessary equipment in the kitchen, you can choose to cook at home if not in the mood to eat out. Wireless Internet is also provided. An outdoor shed provides extra space for surf boards , bicycles and outdoor gear.
Nearby you will find amazing Blue Flag beaches, the rugged sea cliffs at Slieve Leauge, traditional Irish music and great restuarants. Come and enjoy breathtaking mountain views, wonderful scenery and indulge in a friendly and tranquil atmosphere that will inspire you to return year after year. We look forward to sharing the delights of Wild Rose Cottage and its environs with you !
Equestrian Center 2km.
Coral beach and Lighthouse 7km.
Scuba Diving at St John's point.
Slieve League sea cliffs, the highest in Europe are 30km away.
Killybegs fishing port - Martime and Heritage centre 8km.
City of Derry Airport - 130 km , approximately 1.5 hours drive.
Dublin Airport - 255 km, approximately 3.5 hours drive.
Belfast International Airport - 185 km, approximately 3 hours drive.
Knock International Airport - 150 km, approximately 2 hours drive.
Larne Ferry port - 195 km, approximately 3 hours drive.
Dublin Ferry Port - 260 km, approximately 3.5 hours drive.
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Member since: 2012
- 970 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Travel cot provided on request. Baby buggy provided on request
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Electric shower
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Garbage Disposal
- Pantry Items
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 7 - Mar 24, 2017
2 night min stay
April - June 2017
Mar 25 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
July - Aug 2017
Jul 1 - Sep 1, 2017
5 night min stay
Sept - October 2017
Sep 2 - Nov 2, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov- December 2017
Nov 3 - Dec 22, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $42.20
Towels and linen are included in price
Oil Central Heating and all electricity use are included in price
Complimentary WiFi is also available to guests.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Dunkineely, County Donegal, Ireland, (20 km from Donegal Town)
15 minute drive from Fintra beach and St John's Point beach.
30 minute drive to the famous Slieve League sea cliffs.
10 minute drive from fishing port of Killybegs
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: William & Jennifer have been married for 30 years, we have three grown up sons. We have lived in Donegal all our lives, indeed our families can be recorded back to 18th century in this region - I guess we are local! Willie took early retirement in 2010 having worked in Telecommunications and Jennifer is now a full time housewife having worked as a Child Support Worker. We now have a small working farm on which we breed Connemara ponies and some Aberdeen Angus cattle.
Why the Owner Chose Ballymagowan, Co. Donegal, Ireland:
In March of 2012 we acquired a little Cottage down the road from where we live. The Cottage was in good condition and so after only some minor alteration and redecoration “Wild Rose Cottage' came into being. It is a very cosy Cottage, clean warm and with everything necessary to make your holiday enjoyable. It stands on its own half acre site, peaceful and quite even though it is only a 5min walk into the local village of Dunkineely.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Wild Rose Cottage is a 100 year old traditional stone cottage which has been upgraded over the years to a comfortable / cosy home while still retaining some of its old style. Whether you wish you chill out in the garden with a glass of wine or relax in front of the open fire you will not be disappointed. There is a Satellite TV and a DVD player if you need it and also WiFi Internet to catch up with friends and family back home. The cottage is ideally located to access many of our beautiful beaches , breathtaking mountains and other scenic drives or if you prefer to browse in the many craft shops in the nearby towns and villages. We have many award winning Restaurants to choose from in the area as well as many traditional Irish Pubs where you can join the locals in a nights music and craic. For the sports enthusiast there is Golf, Fishing, Pony Riding, Scuba Diving and Mountain Walking just to mention a few .
- Primary: ++353 872596015 Any time
- Secondary: +353 872505386 9 am to 22 pm
Links to more information:
Wild Rose Cottage
Eas á Ranca waterfall , Maghera
Donegal Castle - Donegal town
Pórt , near Glencolmcille
Winter in Dunkineekly
Loughros Point Bay
Relaxing with a glass of wine
St John's Point Lighthouse
Garden and Patio area
The open log fireplace
The Silver Strand - Glencolmcille
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