Ideal touring base ,Visit Bloody Forelands,Slieve League (Europes
highest sea cliffs) Glencolumbkille Folk Village,Water
fall,Caves ,Ancient Historic Monuments Beaches, Country walks, hill
There are marked walk routes that will bring you through the Hills
and Valleys at Barn Owl Cottage and the main walking trail passes by
our door or a longer walk is the Blue Stack Hills Trail.
18 Hole Golf courses at Nairn and Portnoo.
Fishing on the Owenea river a few minutes walk from Barn Owl
Cottage, stocked with salmon and trout.
Other attractions in the area are Glenveagh National Park and
This beautiful park is home to heards of red deer and golden eagles
about one hours drive from our Vacation Cottage.
There is a Visitors Centre and the Castle is surrounded by one of
the finest gardens in Ireland.
There are guided tours of the Castle and a restaurant with
tea/coffee and home made scones available.
St Connells Meseum and Heritage Centre in Glenties is a popular
The beautiful beaches at Nairn and Portnoo which are blue flag
awarded are just 10 minute drive from Barn Owl Cottage.
Glenties town offers a choice of Restaurants offering local seafood
and Traditional Irish pubs with Traditional Music.
Take a ride on the Fintown railway 2kms along Lough Finn.
Hand knits and Tweeds available in Ardara(5kms) and Donegal Town.
Take a trip on the Donegal Water Bus and see the spectacular
There is also and large supermarket so you can have a extensive
variety to choose from for your stay at Barn Owl Cottage.
We hope you enjoy your stay at our Cottage.