Laburnum Lodge is a luxury property located 1.5 miles from Ballintra village and 5 miles from Donegal town. Fitted with all mod cons, a fantastic family property with play activity area consisting of single swing, double swing, slide, swiveling see-saw and large sand pit in addition to a fishing deck for doorstep fishing!
- lounge, kitchen/diner
- 1 x double with ensuite shower room,
- 1 x room with Kids bunk beds with ensuite shower room and sofa bed.
1 x double with ensuite shower room
1 x double containing a single bed also with ensuite shower room.
- Electricity by meter reading
- oil central heating supplement of €40 (payable onsite)
- wood burner with starter pack
- linen and towels included
- travel cot
- high chair
- TV, sky, dvd player
- freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, babysitting on request, welcome pack
- fully enclosed garden
- patio area/ picnic bench, bbq
- swings and slide
- private off road parking
- Pets welcome.
- Washing machine & dryer are located in the garage..
Please note that a security deposit of €200 will be required on key collection. This is refundable upon departure following an inspection of the house. If a large group of adults are using the property the owners will require a sec deposit of €50 per adult on key collection..
LABURNUM HOUSE IS PET FRIENDLY:
~ Pets are very welcome & the house is secured by a 5ft timber fence. The owners would appreciate holidaymakers co-operation not allowing the pets to sleep in the bedrooms or permit them from going upstairs on the carpets within reason.
~Past guests who bring their pet love the fact that the house is just 3-4 minutes walk to the beach..& your dog will really love it! many guests tell us they walk the beach 3 times a day!
Short breaks are available on request outside of June, July, August and September. Please enquire with us directly.
~Babysitting can be arranged (payable locally) but notice must be given to make arrangements.
TRADITIONAL PUBS / RESTAURANTS
The owner has a public house in nearby Ballintra village called "The Bay Bush Bar" where you will be very well looked after and the nearby Salmon Inn in Mullinasole only 1 mile away which has the finest of seafood. Jamesie's Bar in Ballintra and numerous bars and hotels in Donegal Town, have regular lively sessions of traditional music, and attract some of the most talented players and singers from near and far. If you are celebrating a special occasion during the summer, why not treat yourself to the Summer Cabaret in Harvey's Point Country Hotel, Lough Eske.
PRIVATE ACCESS TO MURVAGH RIVER
With your own private access and prepared area, the Murvagh river runs behind the Cottage. The river is very well stocked with salmon and trout, and will keep the keen angler fully occupied.
Donegal Golf Club is locally known as Murvagh Golf Club, and is set in one of the most scenic parts of Ireland with some of the headlands and islands of West Donegal providing a magnificant backdrop to the 18 hole links course. The 6,800 metre par 73 course can be a demanding test, especially if there is a wind blowing in from the Atlantic. This golf course is only 1 mile away from your doorstep.
The hills and valleys surrounding the property is ideal terrain for those who are keen on walking. There are way-marked routes that give ample choice of leisurely strolls nearby to the cottage. North of Donegal Town, the Bluestack Mountains are extremely popular with hillwalkers because of the beautiful unspoilt countryside surrounding them, while Slieve League, less than an hour away by car, has Europe's highest sea cliffs.
Murvagh beach less than a mile away is an extensive sandy beach, and is calm and sheltered. The extensive dune system in this area is a designated Special Area of Conservation. Belalt Strand at Rossnowlagh extends to the north-northwest for over 2km from the cliffs at Coolmore in the south to the intertial rock outcrop at Carrickfad. The beach has a broad low-angle profile with well sorted fine sand as the dominant sediment. Rossnowlagh is a really popular famous beach with a long tradation of beach parking and large resident and day-tripper populations. It is one of Irelands main surfing beaches.
Pricing for 2 people staying only - If there are only 2 people staying-please enquire with us as there may be reduced pricing.