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River Finn Cottage

21 reviews
Mature Woodland Gardens
Front of Cottage
Bedroom 1
The River Finn,
Kitchen / Dining area
Mature Garden
Living Room
BBQ area
Modern Bathroom.
Bedroom 3, Triple Bunk.
Kids play area
Gortletteragh Waterfall
Drumboe Woods,
Donegal Town
Donegal Water Bus in Donegal Town
Ballybofey and Stranorlar Golf Course
The Balor Theater, Ballybofey
Killybegs Harbour.
Living Room
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 7
Ballybofey, County Donegal
River Finn Cottage is a modern 3 Bed Chalet Bungalow, 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 a good choice of free to air TV channels, an android box is also included free of charge to enable you to stream a never ending selection of Movies and Box sets with a full line-up of Sports, box sets, and Kids TV choices, River Finn Cottage wifi is free of charge for the duration of your holiday and has an excellent signal 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...
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About the Owner, Marion N
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : May 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 1 property
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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1 review
Reviewed 4 May 2017 for a stay in April 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 all settled in Marion dropped over to check everything was fine etc. Complete home from...

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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.


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Reviewed 11 April 2017 for a stay in March 2017

We loved staying in this cottage for a week in March. The cottage is warm, well furnished and very comfortable. The kitchen is a dream to cook in, as it has everything we need and more, this is one of the best equipped kitchens we have ever had in a vacation rental. The cottage has a well thought out floor...

Management response:

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, I'm delighted that you had such a great experience. We work hard to ensure our Guests have everything they need for an enjoyable stay and it makes it so worthwhile when we get such a great review, thank you again for staying with us and I hope to see you again in...


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Reviewed 22 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016

We had a lovely stay at River Finn cottage. Everything we could possibly have needed was provided. Marion and husband Sean were incredibly helpful and very welcoming. We will definitely visit again. Thank you

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Thank you so much for the lovely review and we very much look forward to your next visit. Best regards Marion & Sean


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Maximum of 2 small to medium Pet Dogs are permitted to stay at River Finn Cottage subject to an additional nightly fee of €10 per night which will be collected on arrival to...
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13 Jun 2017 -
29 Jun 2017
Late June
3 nights
30 Jun 2017 -
3 Sep 2017
1 night
22 Dec 2017 -
2 Jan 2018
Christmas 2017
1 night
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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 at no extra charge for 1 infant under 3 years old. 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. 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 genera... more
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.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: CIty of Derry: 40.0 km
Railway: Derry City: 32.0 km
Ferry: Larne: 132.0 km
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.
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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