The Barn Cottage
3 bedrooms - sleeps 6 people

The barn cottage is a tastefully restored natural stone building providing cosy, comfortable self-catering holiday home accommodation. A tranquil river bank setting makes this an ideal retreat and central base to explore the scenic beauties of Donegal. The accommodation comprises 3 bedrooms with wooden floors and en-suite facilities (downstairs). The open plan kitchen, dining and living area (upstairs), has a large picture window overlooking Foxhall Wood and has been described by many as "the upside-down house".

This riverbank setting is enhanced by mature woodland while the views to the front over the river valley are panoramic. This is ideal country for brown trout and salmon fishing, bird watching, horse riding and hill walking.

There are several blue flag beaches within 30 minutes driving time while the nearby town of Letterkenny has a variety of shops, a multiplex cinema, leisure centre, 18 hole golf course and theatre.

The upper floor of The Barn contains the living / dining area and kitchen. This strikingly furnished facility also offers compelling countryrside views of Foxhall wood and the River Swilly from the large gable window there is an open fire in the corner and ample, comfortable seating, coffee table, side tables and television.

The dining area comprises a large dining room table with chairs. and an old fashioned dresser.

The kitchen has all modern conveniences with ample glasses, crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils.

This is a very popular property so contact us to book early and avoid disappointment.


There are three beautiful, individually decorated rooms two of which have en-suite facilities. The third bedroom has exclusive use of another bathroom with shower. Each of the bedrooms can be easily adapted to be a twin or double bedroom. All three bedrooms are situated on the ground floor.


  • Elegantly furnished
  • Open fireplace in living area
  • Fully fitted kitchen with fridge/freezer
  • Electric hob and oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine, tumble dryer and outdoor clothes line
  • Pets Welcome
  • T.v., dvd and portable c.d. /radio
  • Oil fired central heating
  • Bed linen and towels provided
  • Picnic furniture and gas barbecue
  • Ample car parking
  • View direction map

Booking deposit €100 (non-refundable). with balance to be paid six weeks prior to the letting period.

A security deposit of €100 is collected on the day of arrival, towards damages or lost keys and this is fully refundable providing the premises are left as found.

Arrival is 5pm - 7pm
Departure is 10.30 am
Alternative times by prior arrangement only

Payment can be made by credit card via pay pal /cheque/ bank transfer, Sterling and Euro accepted.

- Linen supplied free of charge
- Electricity included
- Oil fired central heating included

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Foxhall, Newmills,
Co. Donegal,


086 8771372



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