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Ard Na Mara

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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Downings, County Donegal
Ard Na Mara is recently completed luxury holiday home with a spacious open plan lounge, sun room, kitchen and dining area. The lounge has a open fire and house has central heating throughout. The kitchen is modern with a dining area adjoining the lounge and sun room, large windows take advantage of views of Sheephaven Bay, Horn Head, Tory Island and Atlantic Ocean.

The reception hall leads to 2 bedrooms and main bathroom. The staircase leads to the galleria on the first floor adjoining 2 large master bedrooms complete with en suite. Each bedroom has panaromic views of mountains, Horn Head cliffs, Sheephaven Bay and out to the Atlantic.
Listing #HL112484
About the Owner
Stephen Q
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2009
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

The property was in great condition. Accommodation works very well for family. Views and surrounding area beautiful. Kids love to see their donkey friends again.

Thank Voyager477099
Stephen Q, VR Owner at Ard Na Mara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

"Glad you enjoyed your return visit and views. Thanks for the lovely review. Regards, Stephen"

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We have just had the most amazing time away with our family .Away from all the hustle and bustle of busy life we had a perfect week . Stephens home is just beautiful and the scenery is stunning .we had we needed and couldnt have...More

1  Thank Gayle C
Stephen Q, VR Owner at Ard Na Mara, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Gayle, Glad you had a great time and enjoyed the scenic location. Thanks for the lovely review. Regards, Stephen

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Visited downings last weekend for a family wedding. The house is lovely and family friendly with a lot of amenities included such as ironing board and iron, 3 showers, high chair etc. The surroundings of the house and scenery is absolutely beautiful. It’s not the...More

Thank Kerry1290
Stephen Q, VR Owner at Ard Na Mara, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Kerry, Glad you had a wonderful stay and enjoyed the surroundings. Many thanks, Stephen

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(2)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (11)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
The style of the house incorporates a blend of contemporary and traditional features. The ground floor has natural pine floors, natural slate and a natural stone fire place. The kitchen is large, well equipped with plenty of storage and breakfast bar. The dining area, lounge and sun room have a southern aspect and benefit from natural light.

There is a 32' TV with Sky and DVD in the lounge and a portable TV with DVD in the main bedroom.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Families only, the house is suitable for a maximum of 6 adults and 4 children.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    2 Bunks
    1 Queen
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: AU$369 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Oil-fired central heating, electricity, complementary coal, logs and turf included.

Weekend rates available, outside June, July, August, Christmas and Easter.

Bed linen and towels are included, but we ask that you provide your own beach towels.

Checkout time is 11 noon; check in time is after 4pm.
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About the neighbourhood
The seaside village of Downings a pleasant resort that commands a superb views and has a good sandy beach. Downings is on the rosguill pennisula and its well establised Atlantic drive touring route.

Downings, the peninsula's main fishing village is situated on a lovely curved beach. The beach is ideal for children as the water is very shallow for a long way out.

Things to do in the Downing area;

1) GOLF

There are two 18-hole championship courses at the nearby Rosapenna Hotel. The golf courses are a few minutes' drive from the house and include Old Tom Morris Links and The Sandy Hills Links. Golf courses at Dunfanaghy and Portsalon are nearby.

2) SURFING

Donegal is rich in waves. Surfing locations nearby include Tramore Beach, Marble Hill Beach, Tra Na Rossan Beach and Ball...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: City of Derry Airport: 85.0 km
Ferry: Larne Port: 115.0 km
There are frequent flights into Dublin, Belfast, Derry and Donegal airports.
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: 3.0 km.
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