Inishowen Cottages
GLENGAD
CO DONEGAL
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Teachin Choinn 2 bedrooms, sleeps 5
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The village of Glengad is a small harbour village on the north east coast of the Inishowen Peninsula. It is a 5 minutes drive away from the superb Blue Flag Culdaff Beach and Bunagee Harbour. It is a similar drive to beautiful Malin Town on the shores of Trawbreaga Bay. The holiday cottage  is 15 km from Malin Head - Ireland's most northernly point. The internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club is 17km.The village of Glengad is a small harbour village on the north east coast of the Inishowen Peninsula. It is a 5 minutes drive away from the superb Blue Flag Culdaff Beach and Bunagee Harbour. It is a similar drive to beautiful Malin Town on the shores of Trawbreaga Bay. The holiday cottage  is 15 km from Malin Head - Ireland's most northernly point. The internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club is 17km.

The Wild Atlantic Way is a tourism trail on the west coast of Ireland. The 2,500 km(1553 miles) driving route passes through ninecounties and three provinces, stretching from County Donegal's Inishowen Peninsula to Kinsale, County Cork, on the Celtic Sea coast. Along the route there are places and attractions which have been designated as points of interest for travellers.

Activities
Take a trip around the famous Inishowen 100 This is one of Ireland's most scenic drives. The route includes dramatic coastal scenery plus a fine collection of ancient forts and monuments, traditional craft centres, and a dozen or so friendly villages. Scenic highlights include the Gap of Mamore, and Malin Head -  Ireland's most northerly point.

Play golf on the the internationally renowned Ballyliffin Golf Club - just 17 km from the holiday home. Other fine golf courses on the Inishowen Peninsula can be found at Greencastle, Buncrana and Redcastle.

Visit the Doagh Visitor Centre. This centre provides a great variety of exhibitions telling the story of the Irish Famine. It is also a place where the local customs, traditions, folklore and history of the Inishowen Peninsula are preserved in a permanent way.

Enjoy beautiful unspoilt beaches on the Inishowen Peninsula – Culdaff blue flag beach,  Five Finger Strand near Malin and Shrove.

Visit the Fort and Military Museum at Dunree or the Inishowen Maritime Museum in Greencastle, which includes a state-of-the-art planetarium

Enjoy a meal at one of the excellent local restaurants and hotels.

Use the car ferry at Greencastle to explore the northern coasts of Derry and Antrim - including the Giants Causeway and Bushmills.

Getting here:
From Belfast, cross the Foyle bridge in Derry and take the A2 towards Moville. At Quigleys Point turn left at the Point Inn and Restaurant towards Carndonagh on the R240.

Continue straight through the centre of Carndonagh and straight on at the roundabout along the R238.

Follow the main road which changes to the R242 to Malin Town. Cross the bridge into Malin Town and continue straight, past the Malin Hotel. At the corner of the block turn right and follow the road for 4kms into Glengad.

Take the left turn just before the shop and Shell petrol station and Teachin Choinn is the first cottage, a few metres on the right.