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River Finn Cottage

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Chalet -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 7
Ballybofey, County Donegal
River Finn Cottage is a modern 3 Bed Chalet Bungalow nestled in a tree lined garden overlooking the River Finn. It's situated on the Main N15 route which offers easy access to all areas of Donegal, Derry City, Sligo or Omagh.
Fitted out to a High standard with all equipment and comforts required for a pleasant Holiday or Weekend Break, Inside there is a comfortable sitting room with leather sofa's, quality furnishings and a 32' Smart LED TV with Sky Variety package and Kids TV choices. River Finn Cottage is fibre connected and offers free high speed wifi for streaming, surfing the web or taking care of business.
The large kitchen includes a table and six chairs, Electric Hob, Electric Oven, Full-size Fridge Freezer, Microwave, Coffee machine, Kettle and Toaster. Lots of Pots and Pans, Cutlery, Crockery etc. Washing Mac...
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Listing #HL1426763
About the Owner
Marion N
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
As I live next door to the Cottage, I am always available to offer any advice or be on hand should you need anything during your stay. I usually leave the key accessible for Guests then call in once your settled to welcome you and show you where everything is and how to change heat settings turn on appliances etc. I will pop in again on day two to make sure you are happy with everything, other than that you will have complete privacy to enjoy your stay at River Finn Cottage.
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Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

We stayed for the weekend and had an amazing time, the owner made us feel so welcome and comfortable. The house was amazing it was so clean and had everything we needed. It was so close to the main town and we would definitely return.

Thank savannahhyndes21
Marion N, VR Owner at River Finn Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Thank you Savannah, hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed June 30, 2017

I have now had my second stay in River Finn Cottage. The first was 2 years ago. It is a great holiday home in a beautiful setting.Marion and Sean are really friendly and live close by if you require anything.The location is great for travelling...More

Thank CatherineT2482
Marion N, VR Owner at River Finn Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2017

Thank you Catherine for both the lovely review and for bringing your Family to stay for a second time, it's always such a pleasure seeing familiar faces return, I hope to see you again in the future, please keep in touch. Kindest regards Marion

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Reviewed May 4, 2017

Stayed for 3 nights over the Easter holiday weekend. Wow!! Perfectly located for touring the local sights and a dream to come back to in the evenings and relax in such peaceful surroundings. House was fresh, clean and so cosy on arrival and after we...More

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Marion N, VR Owner at River Finn Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review, I'm so happy you enjoyed the Cottage and found it peaceful and relaxing, it's hard to beat the morning and evening bird song, I look forward to seeing you all again in the future.

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
If you wish to bring a pet please ask before making reservation.. 1 small to medium Dog is permitted to stay on request at River Finn Cottage subject to an additional nightly...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Bunk
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
    1 Twin
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
River Finn Cottage sleeps up to 7 Guests (plus 1 infant in Cot bed), in 2 Double bedrooms and a 3rd bedroom with triple bunk bed, double on bottom and single on top, a Travel Cot with mattress and blankets plus high chair is available on request. Refundable security deposit of €100 euro is payable on arrival. Deposit will be returned on departure when Cottage and contents are left undamaged with no unreasonable cleaning or repair costs incurred. Dishes must be washed and rubbish removed before departure. We will do our best to accommodate early check in when requested but this is often dependent on previous Guest check out.
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About the neighbourhood
Killygordon is a small Village located along the main N15 in Donegal, which is the road that Links Lifford at the Northern Ireland border to County Sligo. The surrounding area is commonly known as the Finn Valley and lies at the heart of the Beautiful County of Donegal. The Cottage is in the Centre of the Village set back from the road in a mature Tree lined garden approx 100 meters across a field from the River Finn which is renowned for being one of the best Salmon and Trout fishing rivers in Ireland, the banks of the Finn provide a beautiful place for a stroll with or without a fishing rod. The Market towns of Ballybofey and Stranorlar are 6km from Killygordon village. Steeped in history the Twin Towns as they are called by the locals have seen very little change through the generations, a traditional cattle mart is still held here once a month, and although modern development has taken place over the years to enhance and improve local services and facilities, the Main Street has remained relatively untouched, filled with colourful shop and bar fronts most of which have been trading for the same families for generations. The Twin Towns is home to the beautiful Drumboe Woods, which runs behind the town linking them with a foot bridge over the River, a walk through the woods will take you to the ruins of Drumboe Castle which dates back to 1622. A choice of great bars and Restaurants are dotted along the Main Street, as is a state of the art Theatre, Ballybofey and Stranorlar Golf club is located at the edge of town, and a full leisure Centre is also available for anyone who fancies a visit to the Gym or a morning swim. Heading south out of Ballybofey a 20 minute drive through Barnesmore gap takes you to Historic Donegal Town a must for any visitor to the area but don't forget to stop at Biddy O' barnes originally a coaching inn dating back to the mid 1800's where weary travellers would stop to rest there Horses, they say it is unlucky to pass Biddy's without stopping.
Getting around
Bus stop is on the Main road about 80 metres from the Cottage, where you can get buses to Ballybofey, Donegal Town, Lifford or Strabane, connecting buses from above locations to other areas of Donegal, Derry and the North. There are several local Taxi firms available locally, contact details for Taxi companies at the Cottage. Bicycle hire can be arranged locally.
How to get there
Flights from Several UK and European Airports to and from City of Derry. Which is 45-50 minutes drive from Cottage. Sailings from Troon, Cairnryan, Douglas, and Liverpool to Larne and Belfast ports. Which is 2 hours away. Flights from most UK cities and many European Cities, to Belfast, which is 2 hours away. Flights from Several UK and European Cities to Knock Ireland West Airport. Which is 2 Hours away. Dublin International Airport and Ferry Terminals are 3.5 hours from the Cottage. Full directions and Sat Nav co-ordinance will be forwarded on confirmation of booking. River Finn Cottage is also listed on Google Maps.
Airport: CIty of Derry: 40.0 km
Railway: Derry City: 32.0 km
Ferry: Larne: 132.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km
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