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The Old Stable

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The Old Stable
Ample parking space next to the house
Popular local pub, 5 minute walk
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1 bedroom
2 bathrooms
3 guests
3 nights minimum
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The Old Stable is a charming cottage with a private mature garden and a fantastic panoramic view of Lough Foyle, the North Coast and the Atlantic Ocean. The original house is over 100 years old and has been beautifully renovated in recent years. The traditional charm is preserved and modern conveniences added for comfort, includes central heating, a modern kitchen and a wood burning stove. This is an ideal holiday retreat for individuals, couples or a small family who value privacy and tranquility. The garden is very peaceful and private, enjoy a barbecue or just take a seat outside and enjoy the magnificent view. Relax watching the boats going by or while listening to the sound of the small stream and the birds. This is a great tour base for exploring the beautiful Inishowen Peninsula....The Old Stable is a charming cottage with a private mature garden and a fantastic panoramic view of Lough Foyle, the North Coast and the Atlantic Ocean. The original house is over 100 years old and has been beautifully renovated in recent years. The traditional charm is preserved and modern conveniences added for comfort, includes central heating, a modern kitchen and a wood burning stove. This is an ideal holiday retreat for individuals, couples or a small family who value privacy and tranquility. The garden is very peaceful and private, enjoy a barbecue or just take a seat outside and enjoy the magnificent view. Relax watching the boats going by or while listening to the sound of the small stream and the birds. This is a great tour base for exploring the beautiful Inishowen Peninsula. A short (15 min) walk takes you to the Blue Flag Shroove Beach and Inish Head lighthouse, where you will find a beautiful sandy beach, with car park and toilet facilities. The beach is suitable for children, swimming activities and life guards are on duty during summer months. The seaside villages of Greencastle and Moville offer nice restaurants, including the award winning Kealys Seafood restaurant. A friendly local pub is a 5 min walk away from the cottage and both Greencastle and Moville offer genuine Irish pubs, live music and summer festivals. Greencastle Golf Club is a beautiful 18 hole links course, visible from the house and only a 5 minute journey by car. From the house you can join the stunning Inishowen Head loop walk (8km) or from Greencastle join a beautiful shore walk to Moville (2km). Moville also offers sea kayaking and canoeing. From April to September the Foyle car ferry service takes you from Greencastle to the scenic coast of Northern Ireland (15 mins journey) where children can enjoy an amusement park and sandy beaches. The famous Giant's Causeway and The Bushmills Distillery are approximately 1.5 hour car journey from the Old Stable. The Historic City of Derry is only a 30 min. drive away, hosting as the City of Culture 2013, including a varied program of arts and culture. There is plenty of space for parking. We do not permit smoking in the Old Stable, we hope this consideration for others does not cause you much inconvenience. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Shower
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Such a beautiful renovation with its amazing views of Lough Foyle, we did not want to leave ! Perfect location for touring the Innishowen Peninsula, but also, if the ferry is running, just a quick trip across to Northern Ireland and the Giant's Causeway area...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Rosalind P
Reviewed 19 May 2018

we have just returned from our visit to Donegal the old stable was the perfect place for a lovely relaxing break it was lovely to meet Michael the owners father who showed us round and made us feel very welcome the stable was amazing with...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank valerieblaine
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We have just had a lovely relaxing holiday at the old stable the stable was just perfect fell in love with it when we walked through the door and we were made very welcome it is such a peaceful setting with stunning views Gregory kept...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Valerie B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Excellent accommodation in beautiful location, peaceful and very private. The cottage was clean, comfortable and cosy. The peat fire was a special bonus. The surrounding garden was spacious and very tidy with outstanding views over Lough Foyle. A warm welcome from Michael & Monica (Gregory's...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank KapitiBabe
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Somewhat difficult to find especially when the ferry is not working but once you are here you have all that you need. Good accommodation and facilities and the lovely pub only staggering distance away. Easy for travel to all of the area whether walking or...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
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Is this holiday rental renovated / up-to-date?YesNoUnsure
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