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Located Close To Beaches And Golf Courses Local Village Has Hotel Restaurants Pu - Moorview House 3 Sleeps 8(4 Bedrooms)

County Donegal, Ireland
  • House
  • Bedrooms3
  • Sleeps8
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Mininum Stay3 - 7 nights

Country House and Modern Cottage in Newtown Near Rathmullan, Donegal, Ireland - Located Close To Beach,Golf Course ,Village, church Hotel Restaurant,Pub Shops

This stunning country house has four bedrooms and sleeps eight . It is finished to an exceptionally high standard. The house commands an elevated south facing position on the moor above the lough. The setting is idyllic with views of the historic Martello Tower Lough Swilly, and surrounding countryside, the sweeping Knockalla mountains act as a backdrop. There is a stream running along side the house and this can be heard bubbling during the summer months. The property has mature gardens a summer house and a shed ,there is a BBQ and several patio areas to entertain. There is a low hedge surrounding the property and double gates at the entrance. The property is Situated 5km from Historical Rathmullan Village. A bronze statue has been erected to mark 400 years since the great Irish Cheftains left Ireland from the bay, there are historical are walking tours daily during summer months. The property is 6km from Portsalon blue flag beaches are within a few minutes drive. There is plenty to do, horse riding is 4 km at Silver Sands riding stables or for the more experienced rider Glenleary Stables at Ramelton fishing surfing sailing are all within 5km and Children's activity centre Rockhill is 10km in Milford. Famous Rathmullan house Hotel & pubs/restaurants within 5km. There is also wind surfing and paragliding at Ballyheerin Fanad which is approx 8/10 km. Some of the oldest woodland situated on the outskirts of Rathmullan


Georgina Flanagan

Member Since 2014
Response time:
within a few days
Calendar last updated:
Mar 09, 2018
About Georgina Flanagan


Georgina Flanagan purchased this House in 2014

Why Georgina Flanagan chose County Donegal



    • Accessible
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
      • Bedroom 1 Master
        1 king, Master bedroom dressing room and ensuite with double shower
      • Bedroom 3
        2 twin/ single, twin beds pirate themed room
      • Bedroom 4
        1 king, Ground floor bedroom with sweeping views of garden and lough
      • Bedroom 2
        1 king, Beautiful room far reaching views of Lough Swilly and moors
      • All bedrooms are made up with fresh linen and freshly laundered towels All rooms are carpeted TV in Master bedroom


      • 2 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, tub, Main bathroom first floor
      • Shower room 1
        toilet, shower, Ground Floor toilet and shower room
      • Shower room 2
      • Main bathroom has a free standing bath sink and toilet mirrored bathroom cabinet and towel drawer under sink .

      Location Type

        • Beach
        • Mountain


            • Away From It All


                • Guests provide their own meals


                    • Linens Provided
                      All bed linen provided
                    • Fireplace
                      Lounge has an open fire set with coal and basket of Turf
                    • Hair Dryer
                    • Heating
                      Oil fired central heating and open fire
                    • Iron & Board
                    • Garage
                    • Living Room
                      Lounge with two settees one coffee table two side tables standing lamp modern art on walls fire set /coal and turf
                    • Parking
                      room to park 4 cars
                    • Towels Provided
                      All towels provided
                    • Tumble Dryer
                      Combined washer dryer
                    • Washing Machine
                      Combined Washer Dryer


                        • Coffee Maker
                        • Dishes & Utensils
                        • Dishwasher
                        • Kitchen
                          Fully equipped Kitchen includes microwave ,dishwasher ,fridge freezer slow cooker , George foreman grill , steamer , toastie maker ,pots pans crockery cups glasses roasting trays cutlery + utensils
                        • Microwave
                        • Oven
                        • Pantry Items
                          Tea Coffee Sugar salt pepper vinegar stock cubes Additional Welcome Pack includes bread milk butter Cereal shortbread and Soft Drink crisps
                        • Refrigerator
                        • Stove
                        • Toaster


                            • Child's Highchair
                            • Dining
                              Dining table seats 6 comfortably with two additional chairs at breakfast bar and additional chairs throughout the house
                            • Dining Area
                            • comfy seating for 8 people


                                • Books
                                  there is a vast array of books to suit all tastes
                                • DVD Player
                                  DVD player is in lounge and buit into TV in Master Bedroom
                                • Game Room
                                  There is a games area on the landing with a foos ball table
                                • Games
                                  There are various board games on the landing area
                                • Stereo
                                  there is a stereo in the conservatory
                                • Television
                                  There are TVs in three rooms in the house Lounge Master Bedroom open plan dining
                                • Toys
                                  There are bats balls, cricket badminton rackets and shuttlecocks fishing nets
                                • Video Library
                                  mixed selection of DVDs


                                    • Boat
                                      There are boats that can be chartered in Rathmullan
                                    • Deck / Patio
                                      Outside the conservatory there is a little terrace with table and chairs
                                    • Golf
                                      The nearest beach/golfcourse is nine hole Ottway which is approximately 2km from the house Portsalon has a renowned golf course overlooking Lough Swilly and it is 8/10kms this also is good for water sports and has a small beach shop pub and restaurant . it is also close to Ballymastocker Strand which ihas been voted 2nd most beautiful beaches in the world by Observer Magazine
                                    • Kayak / Canoe
                                      These can also be hired in Rathmullan and Portsalon
                                    • Lawn / Garden
                                      There are mature well stocked gardens surrounding the house with an abundance of colour throughout the summer .
                                    • Outdoor Grill
                                      There is a BBQ and garden furniture by the summer house
                                    • Tennis
                                      There are tennis courts in Rathmullan


                                        • wheelchair accessible
                                          wheel chair accessible on Ground Floor


                                            • bay/sound
                                            • churches
                                            • forests
                                            • playground
                                            • restaurants
                                            • ruins

                                              Leisure Activities

                                                • beachcombing
                                                • bird watching
                                                • horseback riding
                                                • scenic drives
                                                • sight seeing
                                                • walking

                                                  Local Services & Businesses

                                                    • ATM/bank
                                                    • groceries
                                                    • hospital
                                                    • laundromat
                                                    • medical services

                                                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                        • paragliding
                                                        • cycling
                                                        • equestrian events
                                                        • fishing
                                                        • fly fishing
                                                        • freshwater fishing
                                                        • golf
                                                        • hiking
                                                        • mountain climbing
                                                        • deepsea fishing
                                                        • pier fishing
                                                        • sailing
                                                        • snorkeling
                                                        • surfing
                                                        • swimming
                                                        • tennis
                                                        • water skiing
                                                        • wind-surfing


                                                            • Notes on accommodation: River Cottage Property sleeps 2 Ground Floor 1 Double Bedroom with fantastic views of the river and secret garden, moor countryside and river .Decking area Shower Room with double shower . First Floor open plan living /dining /decking area fully fitted kitchen central extractor. electric hob built in fridge built in dishwasher microwave iron /ironing board clothes horse oil fired central heating TV/DVD /games/ videos bed linen and towels supplied free of charge . library of books quiet peaceful location woodland nearby Sorry no pets / no smoking Outside: Both the properties have outside lighting patio areas BBQs and garden furniture . MOORVIEW HOUSE offers colourful mature gardens and use of shed and summerhouse . RIVER COTTAGE offers secret garden views of river mature flower beds lawn and use of the garage .

                                                              13 Reviews


                                                              Latest reviews

                                                              A Lovely Setting for a Family Holiday

                                                              Danielle C.

                                                              We had a fabulous time staying here during the Christmas holidays. This was not our first time staying here, and we enjoyed returning. The setting is relaxing and comfortable, and the views are amazing. I would recommend this house to anyone. The owners are very friendly, and they made us very welcome.

                                                              Beautiful house with plenty of lovely rooms for 7 adults to hide away in. Fab welcoming pack!

                                                              John C.

                                                              A modern well designed large detached house with stunning views over Lough Swilly. Great place to stay for families or just to chill with friends! Would highly recommend Gina the owner who was most obliging when approached!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you so much for your review and very positive comments John

                                                              we appreciate you taking the time to write a review

                                                              so happy you and your party enjoyed the house hopefully welcome you back in the future .

                                                              A lovely Christmas holiday

                                                              Danielle C.

                                                              We had an absolutely amazing time. The house is in a beautiful location with stunning views. We were made to feel very comfortable. I cannot fault the property in any way. The owners were friendly and very helpful. I would definitely love to stay again in the future, and I would definitely recommend it to others who are looking for a holiday property.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              We are so glad you and the children enjoyed your stay and we are very pleased that the property met your expectations

                                                              We would both hope if you choose to holiday in Rathmullan again you choose our property and once again thank you .

                                                              Great spot for a real Donegal experience

                                                              Charles McKendrick

                                                              We all enjoyed our stay. The house was in an excellent position with great views and loveky landscaped gardens. Inside it was very well equipped and 5 star comfort. I would highly recommend it!

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              Thank you so much for your review on our property , we very much appreciate it , we do work hard to ensure our guests expectations are met , hope the next phase of your journey in Ireland is amazing ....


                                                              Fiona C.

                                                              The property was really spacious, very well kept and provided everything we needed. There were a lot of seats all around the house that could be used to relax and soak in the views. It was a very peaceful and enjoyable holiday. Everyone in our party was very pleased with the house. The owners were very obliging and friendly. I would highly recommend it.


                                                              Perfect for our holiday needs

                                                              Tom L.

                                                              House was just right with good sized bedrooms, large kitchen and eating area as well as a lovely sun room and about 10 minutes drive to Rathmullan. Gina (host owner) was very supportive and made our stay easy and enjoyable. We highly recommend this property for a holiday or just time to chill. Tom

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              We are so Glad Tom and family enjoyed their stay in our property , we would hope to welcome them them back again in the future and thank them them for their very kind comments which are much appreciated .



                                                              County Donegal, Ireland

                                                              Coast/Beach: The nearest beach/and nine hole golf course Ottway is a 1km walk .The renowned Portsalon Golfclub is 6kms and has 7000 + yards stretching and winding through the sand dunes with lough Swilly running along side . The nearest village is 5km Rathmullan this also has a long sandy beach and it is 6km from blue flag Ballymastocker Bay once voted 2nd most beautiful beach in the world by Observer Magazine . Travel: 114 miles from Belfast port 100 miles from Belfast international airport . 40 miles from Derry airport 160 miles Dublin ferry 157 miles Dublin international airport 118 larne ferry Distances: Rathmullan Village is 5km The Battery at the shore and the bronze statue to commemorate 400 years since the High Cheftains left Ireland are worth seeing . Hotel Taps cellar great food and local ale. Ramelton 10 kms pretty and quaint Bridge Bar good food/music , new Chinese and Indian takeaways . Glen 10 km has a lovely quaint pub/and renowned fish restaurant , Doe Castle is on the doorstep. Derry City of Culture famous for its city walls is 75km Letter Kenny 25 kms good for a days shopping Further Details: Lidl is in Milford, 10 km ,bank machine is also there in the local shop . Rathmullan Village is 5km Rathmullan House Hotel has a restaurant and offers lunch and dinner in the cellar bar or restaurant ,Belles Bistro and chip shop offers good food and the fish and chips in the Beachcomber is great .there is a local shop butchers chemist post office curio shop there are also football pitches tennis area and a play area for children . Historical walks watersports paddle boarding sailing hire of boats /fishing can be booked here Rathmelton has a small launderette shops bars and restaurants . Portsalon 10km golf course /shop bar restauarant /beach/watersports Ballymastocker Bay 6km offer the most stunning beach Ballyheerin 10km para gliding /windsurfing.body boarding Glen is 10km Doe castle is pretty and there is some stunning scenery on the drive through the moutains The Olde Glen bar 4.5 out of 5 Trip advisor it is quaint with a great atmosphere and a fine restaurant offering locally caught fish .

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                                                              Booking Notes: £200 Deposit Required to Confirm Booking. Balance Due 4 Weeks Before Arrival. Changeover Day: Preferred Change Over Day Saturday Check Out 10.30am Check in 4pm

                                                              13 Reviews
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