My holiday home is is a spacious modern four bedroom holiday home in Downings, Donegal.
The house is recently built and well decorated and homely. It is located in one of the most picturesque parts of North West Donegal, an ideal place for a laid back family holiday. Fuschia Cottage is safely set back from the road so the spacious flat lawns are ideal for children and adults to enjoy some outdoor fun together.
Fushia Cottage has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to nine people comfortably. There is a downstairs bathroom and three of the four spacious bedrooms are ensuite. There is an open plan layout downstairs ideal for socialising and a relaxing conservatory with outstanding views.
Fuschia Cottage is about 1.5 miles from the pretty harbour village of Downings which has a leisure centre and indoor swimming pool. For many families and watersports enthusiasts the clean water and miles of golden sand on Downings Strand and Rosapenna Beach are ideal for some fun on the beach. Fishing is very popular and sea fishing charters can be organised locally. The area is a favorite with wind-surfers and there are really good surfing breaks across the bay at Marble Hill, Dunfanaghy and Falcarragh.
Downings has an excellent choice of pubs and restaurants. Many visitors will enjoy the live music and stunning location of the popular Harbour Bar. The Rosapenna Hotel has a wide range of high quality facilities as well as a two challenging championship golf courses.
Glenveagh National Park, Ards Forest Park and the trails around Muckish Mountain provide great hiking terrain.
Visitors will also enjoy the Lakeside Centre at Dunlewy.
The shopping facilities, Theatre and Cinema Complex in Letterkenny is only a thirty minute drive away.