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2006 Oct. Party size = 2-4
2/3 bedroom house/apartment
Ramelton is one of Ireland's Heritage towns, it's a charming town of the 17th century situated in the heart of Donegal built at the mouth of the river Lennon where it flows into Lough Swilly. It was location for the film Hanging Gale in the area around Conways Bar - thatched pub with plenty of atmosphere.
Letterkenny, County Donegals main town, is 10 minutes by car has a 5 screen cinema, bowling, go-karting, public swimming pool, a beautiful urban park, An Grianan Theatre and have many shopping centres where you will find a wide variety of shops and farmers market. The village of Milford is 5 mins drive away where you can go paint balling or clay pigeon shooting. Area Details All beaches in Donegal have lovely golden sands. The seaside village of Rathmullen is just 5 min by car where you can go pony trekking at the nearby Golden Sands Equestrian Centre or charter a boat for pleasure and fishing trips at the pier, take the ferry crossing to the Inishowen peninsula.
In Ramelton The Mirabeau Steak House offers excellent cuisine. The Bridge Bar Restaurant has a superb menu specialising in Fish, advance booking recommended especially at weekends. However, if it's morning after the night before and it's big breakfast kinda food you're after, the only place to go is Steve's Cafe - every town should have one! All are within walking distace. From the house it is a just 2 minute walk to shops, hair and spa beauty salons, weekly Country Market fresh veg, home baking local handcrafted gifts, on every Friday morning in the town hall beside tennis courts at 11am (arrive early a visit here is a must), pubs, wine-bars, shore-line, forest and town walks. Fishing, tennis courts, astro turf; home to famous Swilly Rovers soccer team, Donegal Ancestry Centre and Ramelton Story exhibition are all nearby. Ramelton is also home to McDaids Bottling Stores award winning soft drinks manufacuters for their Football Special, Banana, Pineapple flavoured drinks. Glenveagh National Park a beautiful estate bequested to Ireland by the painter Derek Hill is 20 mins drive with Mount Errigal and Muckish mountians both excellent for climbing. Travel Details There is public buses available car hire is also an option.
Distance to airports:
Shannon 210 Miles - approx 4 hrs 45 mins drive
Dublin 165 Miles - approx 3 hrs 30 mins drive
Galway 160 Miles - approx 3 hrs 20 mins drive
Sligo 70 Miles - approx 1 hr 20 mins drive
Carrickfinn 35 Miles - approx 1 hr drive
Belfast 90 Miles - approx 2 hrs drive (direct bus service available to Ramelton)
Londonderry 30 Miles - approx 35 mins drive
You may also wish to take the ferry across and drive.
Location The marker is only an estimate of the location based on town. Ask owner for more details
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