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Rathryan Cottage - at the home of Star Wars Ep.8!

Cottage -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Malin Head, County Donegal
The home Star Wars Episode VIII - come and stay where the cast and crew of Star Wars filmed and relaxed. Solid pine flooring throughout; oil fired central heating; all mod cons; gas open fire; double glazing; seconds from local beach. Flat screen TVs and digital satellite (subject to availability). Fabulous views of the Atlantic Ocean and Donegal coast. A key location on the Wild Atlantic Way. Less than 2km from friendly local pub and wonderful restaurant. Excellent fishing on shore and pier below cottage. Local lobster, crab and fish for sale nearby. World class diving and world top ten local golf links nearby (15 mins drive) at Ballyliffin. Wifi available (subject to availability).
Listing #HL86959
About the Owner
James T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2009
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Reviewed 25 August 2015

Lovely spacious cottage really well equipped .Great views of the lovely Atlantic breakers. Excellent value and very friendly folks in shops,pubs and hotels.Would recommend this cottage. Car essential .but lovely walks weather permitting . If you want a little bit of heaven this is it

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank nanaballa
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We spent a week here with a group of friends and had a great time. The cottage location is a bit out of the way but this means that it's so peaceful with amazing views out to sea. The cottage is very well equipped with...More

Date of stay: July 2013
Thank Fiona B
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Reviewed 27 July 2011

Date of stay: June 2011
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We allow one dog in the cottage maximum so long as the dog is kept off the furniture; kept out of the bedrooms and is cleaned up after. We do not cater for hen or stag parties...
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Fulls
    1 Crib
    2 Sofas
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  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Traditional Holiday periods at Easter, Xmas and Bank holidays are quoted on an individual basis. Please email via the Rathryan website.
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About the neighbourhood
Peaceful beach front location on the Wild Atlantic Way in West and North of Ireland. Local attractions include the Inishowen100 driving tour; Ballyliffin Golf Club (Faldo Design); Wee House of Malin; Culdaff Beach; Five Finger Strand; Banba's Crown and Martello Tower. Don't forget Farrens Bar - Ireland's most northernly pub and the fabulous Seaview Tavern restaurant all on the doorstep. Follow the Star Wars trail and visit the iconic spot where they built the Millenium Falcon on set! Not to be missed.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Derry City: 40.0 km
Railway: Derry: 40.0 km
Ferry: Larne: 160.0 km
Portronan is located in Malin Head on the most northernly part of Ireland. The most direct route is through Derry and up into the Inishowen Peninsula following the coast road through Mufff and on to Carndonagh. From Carndonagh head towards Malin Town and follow the spectacular coastal route to Malin Head. Portronan is well signposted and located along the L1011. Follow the Star Wars trail!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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