The house is located in the quaint village of Kilmacrennan right in the centre of Donegal - 10 minutes drive from Letterkenny. This is the ideal base for your family holiday in Donegal, on the doorstep of a wide range of top attractions.
Our home is an ideal touring base. Dunlewey Centre (15 min drive) is ideal for children with boat trips, horse riding and family entertainment. Muckish and Errigal Mountain is for the more energetic visitor and is a popular and well known day trip. Nearby, Carrigart makes the beautiful peninsulas in Donegal - Fanad, Rosguill and Horn Head so much more accessible.
An enjoyable day trip to one of Ireland’s most remote outposts, Tory Island, is a must. Visit Glenveagh National Park, with 16,000 hectares of mountains, lakes, wood and bogs. Take a trip along the many spectacular scenic drives in the region including -The Atlantic Drive, Knockalla Coast Road, Horn Head, Lough Salt. Golf on numerous fine golf courses in a 20 mile radius - Rosapenna, Letterkenny, Dunfanaghy, Portsalon. Visit Gartan Outdoor Pursuits Centre: situated on the shores of Loch Gartan this is a very popular destination for adventure holiday enthusiasts. Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches on the nearby coast - Ards, Marble Hill, Tramore. Go fly fishing on the River Lennon or Lough Fern. Go deep sea fishing or sight seeing at Downings. Visit the enchanting Ards Forest Park and enjoy diving in the clear waters of Mulroy and Sheephaven Bay or wander along the numerous peaceful roads, country lanes and mountain tracks to walk.
City of Derry Airport located 7miles from the city centre offers services from Glasgow Prestwick, Liverpool, Birmingham, London Stansted. http://www.cityofderryairport.com/
Many international visitors to NAFCo will arrive at either Belfast International Airport http://www.belfastairport.com/en/ or Belfast City (George Best) Airport. http://www.belfastcityairport.com/ (approx 60 miles to Derry)
At Carrickfinn, on the top North-Western corner of Ireland, Donegal Airport opens up the North-West for the leisure and business traveller. Flybe operate flights twice daily from Dublin- Donegal and daily from Glasgow. Enterprise Car Rental are also based at the airport. Donegal Airport is just 40 minutes from Letterkenny and 80 mins to Derry City.www.donegalairport.ie
Bus transfer services to/from Derry City from Belfast International and Belfast City Airports and from City of Derry Airport are provided by Airporter http://www.airporter.co.uk/