Apartment in Ramelton, Nr. Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland - 10 Minute Drive to the Beach
Quayside apartments are hi spec luxury new development, fully equipped for all your holiday needs, offering all you need for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. Lifts to all floors. Private and secure car parking. Local shops, pubs and restaurants are only a few min’s walk. Ramelton offers fantastic walking areas, historic buildings, fishing in the local salmon pool. A country market every Friday morning in the town hall where you can buy all local home made produce, and the hit film about the famine 'The Hanging Gale' was filmed entirely on location on the Quayside. The river Lennon is famous for it's wildlife from seals to all kinds of birds, which use the river regularly. All beaches and golf courses are only a short 15 min-25 min drive and easily accessible from Ramelton. Donegal's main town, Letterkenny, is a 10 min drive away. Here you will find a wide variety of shops, pubs and restaurants. A Grianan Theatre often features, acts with a local flavour during the summer.
About the Owner
Guestbook comments from the owner
"Thank you for a fantastic week in Ramelton the apartment is spotless and the height of luxury with stunning views of the river." Ann and Michael - Belfast.
"Beautiful apartment, we had a wonderful time and will definitely be back soon. Lovely scenic views and a great town to stay in." Susan and Frank - Surrey England.
"Wow what a place. A piece of heaven tucked away in Donegal. Lovely, Comfortable and clean apartment really fantastic will definitely return soon thank you." The Mccool gang Scotland.
First class apartment. The apartment is beautiful and absolutely spotless. The views are stunning and the village is unspoiled. very highly recommended.
Ciara and Sean, Portsmouth. England.
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
Ramelton is an ideal touring base for walking holidays. The world famous Glenvieigh national park, Mt Errigal and surrounding areas are only a short drive away. From the beautiful Atlantic drive to the unspoilt beaches at Rathmullan, Portsalon, Downings to name but a few and locally Ramelton offers some of the most stunning countryside, with the local waterfalls a must see, visit. The famous Dave Gallagher founder of the world famous New Zealand all blacks rugby team was born in Ramelton. A plaque in his memory was unveiled by the New Zealand all Blacks team on a visit to their heroes birthplace on Castle street in the town. The heritage centre on the quayside devotes a special display and information on Dave Gallagher and can be viewed for free, a truly fantastic viewing for all rugby fans.
The nearest beach at Rathmullan is a 10 min drive northwards along the shores of Lough Swilly. A boat charter is available at the pier and during the summer months, a car ferry connects to Buncrana on the other side of the Lough, opening up further touring possibilities.
Distance to airports:
Shannon 210 miles - approx 4hrs 45mins drive.
Dublin 165 miles - approx 3hrs 30mins drive.
Carrickfinn 35 miles - approx 1 hr drive.
Belfast 90 miles - approx 2hrs drive (direct bus service available to Ramelton). Direct flights from UK and many European cities.
City of Derry 30 miles - approx 35 mins drive direct flights from Glasgow, Nottingham East Midlands, Liverpool, Stansted. You may also wish to take the ferry across and drive.
Donegal's main town Letterkenny is only a 10min drive. Offering superb shopping centres, cinemas, swimming pools, theatres, children's play centres and restaurants.
Locally, Ramelton has 2 supermarkets, bank, pubs and restaurants. Take a walk through the town and view some of Ireland's oldest buildings. Ramelton is a heritage town and has remained mostly unchanged to the present day. Ramelton was the birthplace of the rugby legend Dave Gallagher. Founder and captain of the word famous New Zealand All Blacks rugby team. In 2005, the current All Blacks team visited Ramelton and unveiled a plaque in his memory at the house in which he was born on Castle Street in the town. An Exhibition to Dave Gallagher can be viewed at the heritage centre on the Quayside.
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Additional pricing information
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Non refundable deposit required by post on booking and balance due 6 weeks prior to letting period where possible.
Change over day preferred is Saturday, but flexible depending on availability of accommodation. Property should be vacated by 11am and arrival by 4pm preferred, but can be flexible for later arrival/departure depending on availability.
Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property in euros, which offers fantastic value for Sterling customers.
Discounts are available for bookings of more than one week, please ask when enquiring.
At certain times of the year weekend bookings are also available.
Information will be given on booking
- Available arrival
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided ...
- Living Room ...
- Towels Provided ...
- Tumble Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils ...
- Kitchen ...
- Dining Area
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- children welcome
- pets considered
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair accessible ...
- near the sea
- autumn foliage
- botanical garden
- live theatre
- horse riding
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- laundrette - serviced
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- deepsea fishing
- fly fishing
- freshwater fishing
- mountain biking
- mountain climbing
- pier fishing
- bay fishing
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure
- Large en-suite with electric shower in bedroom1. Bathroom 2, large, with power shower and bath. All towels and toilet rolls are supplied. Bathrooms are finished to the highest standards.
- 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
- Bedroom 2
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom1, large double room with en-suite and lovely river view. Pull out full size single bed can be arranged if needed and travel cot available. All bed linen is of highest quality and supplied. Bedroom 2, large double bedroom with lovely river view.
- Balcony ...
- Golf ...
- Notes on accommodation: All rooms are centrally heated. Locally there is horse riding, tennis and a local park. Donegal's main town, Letterkenny, is a 10 min drive away. For the kids there is a large indoor playground (Arena 7) and a swimming pool, 5 screen cinemas. Outside: Enclosed and private play and sitting area. Private underground car park. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and bedlinen are included in the price.