About this listing
This first floor apartment in the heart of Carrick is within walking distance of all local amenties and has been newly refurbished throughout to a high standard with a well equipped large kitchen/open plan living area. A hallway leads to two bedrooms and bathroom with walk in shower.
The nearby Slieve League Cliffs are a hill walkers paradise or just take in the wonderful views that nature has to offer. The excellent, uncrowded beahes of Fintra Sands, Muckross Beach, Silver Strands and many more are close by. Take a trip back in time and visit the Gleann Cholm Cille Folk Village - a short ten minute drive away, and have a look at 300 years of local history, or take a trip on the Nuala Star and view the cliffs while taking in a spot of fishing for those that like to sit back and relax. Why not take a tour with Sliabh Liag Tours to see the cliffs...
Visit Killybegs, the largest fishing port in Ireland where in 1558 it was the last port of call for the Spanish vessel La GIrona which dropped anchor in the habour when the Spanish Armada arrived on the Irish coast during Spain's war with England. While away the hours watching the fishing boats come and go or catch a glimpse of the seals in the harbour. Maybe visit the Carpet Factory of the Killybegs Maritime & Heritage Centre - a unique experience for visitors.
Donegal Town is within driving distance (28 km). Why not visit the castle built by the O'Donell Chieftain in the 15th century beside the River Eske. The castle is furnished throughout and includes Persian rugs and French tapestries. Or drive a little further and take in some shopping in Letterkenny and vist Glenveagh National Park - a Scottish style castle surrounded by one of the best gardens in Ireland, with its lakes, glens and woods with herds of red deer.
About the Host, Glynis
Hi im English living in Ireland and loving it,been here a year now and plan to stay.Have met some lovley people since I arrived here in Ireland and look forward to meeting lots more. Love to travel and hope to do lots more in the future.