Rhododendron Inn – blissful holiday house in County Donegal with garden and private lake access

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Full property description

Nature lovers will be in absolute paradise in this cosy and comfortable cottage, boasting a unique location in a national forest and overlooking the meadows of southern County Donegal. The house boasts all amenities needed for a blissful holiday, including a washing machine, central heating, household products and entertainment including a radio and CD-player, while the kitchen has everything needed to cook up hearty meals, including an oven, toaster, coffee machine, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The dining table seats five people in its charming corner of the living room, and afterwards you can curl up on a plush couch, in front of a roaring fire. One bedroom has a king size bed and the other two singles, both boasting beautiful garden views, and a rollaway bed that sleeps one plus a free cot are also available. The bathroom has a bathtub/shower and toilet. Make the most of sunny days in your furnished, fenced garden with a terrace and then head out to explore all the wonderful activities available nearby!

The cleaning, linen and towels are already included in the rent.

A deposit of 100€ should be paid by wire before the arrival

A car is recommended and there is free, private parking on site. Pets are welcome on demand and smoking and parties are not allowed.

Area description

The area around the cottage is ideal whether you want to switch off and relax or stay active during your holiday. The property has private access to a lake and sandy beach, and you will even have a rowboat for your use! With lakes including Lough Derg, Lough Erne, Lough Natragh and the Shannon-Erne Waterway all within 20 minutes, activities such as fishing, swimming and all kinds of water sports are on hand, while the villages of Donegal Town, Ballyshannon, Belleek and Ardara all within 30 minutes. Discover the numerous hiking trails and sights, play golf at Murvagh beach, just 10 km away, visit Donegal Castle or the Bluestack Mountains (the highest mountain range in Ireland) and rest up in total tranquillity – the nearest neighbour is 1.5 km away!


  • Parking - private
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Cot
  • CD Player
  • Oven
  • Coffee maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Water kettle
  • Kitchen utensils provided
  • Patio/deck/Terrace
  • Fireplace - Wood
  • Central heating
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Separate WC
  • Smoking


  • Golf
  • Water sports
  • Swimming
  • Surfing
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Horseback riding


Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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