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Unique Luxurious Accommodation, Uninterrupted Sea Views on the Wild Atlantic Way

Bedrooms 6
Separate WCs1
Space 32,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Magnificent Family Retreat of Exceptional Quality and Style

Sanctuary Cove is an absolutely unique family holiday experience set on a half acre cliff top location. It offers spacious and luxurious accommodation and enjoys uninterrupted sea views of Donegal Bay, Killybegs, St John's Point, Slieve League and the Dartry Mountains. The property has been completely renovated by its presents owners and transformed into a modern retreat. It has a bespoke 'Greenhill Kitchen' with open plan living and dining area, separate sitting room with open fire, 6 large en suite bedrooms, games room, 50 sqm decking, internet access, outdoor children's play area with ample private parking and recreation area. It is perfect for family reunions. It is situated in a beautiful, private setting (yet not secluded) and within walking distance of all amenities that the town of Bundoran has to offer. It is ideal for touring the North West of Ireland and of course the Wild Atlantic Way.

Adrian Curry
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
9 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Magheracar in County Donegal

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 32291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • town
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Down Stairs
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Down Stairs
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Down Stairs
  • All bathrooms are fitted with showers - there is no bath. A baby bath can be provided on request.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Down Stairs, En Suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Down Stairs, En Suite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , En Suite
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , En Suite
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , En Suite
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , En Suite
  • All bedrooms equipped with spacious en suite bathrooms. Two bedrooms are down stairs. Bedroom 6 has bunk beds.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
Kitchen has everything that an experienced chef requires! Twin ovens, 5 ring gas hob, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, centre island, Quartz worktops and constant boiling water tap.


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(8 traveller reviews)

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Unique Luxurious Accommodation, Uninterrupted Sea Views on the Wild Atlantic Way
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews

Lots of space for everyone

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying in this house. 13 adults, all family, attending a wedding. The house is comfortable and well equipped. Lots of space both inside and out. The weather was perfect and the big decking area was fantastic for our barbecue. It is well situated for visiting scenic high lights in the area.

  • Review Submitted: 20-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A simply amazing property in the perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful stay in this house, it has everything you need for either a family or multi party/family stay. The presentation, facilities, location and views are simply perfect and you could not ask for anything more to make a perfect holiday.

We thank the owners for such a great time.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Luxurious Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful house Sanctuary Cove is - everything about it is luxurious. The description regarding location, facilities, layout is all accurate and the property was beautifully maintained. As one of our party said, 'It was like holidaying in a 5* hotel.'

The views are beautiful and the kitchen is stunning.

The area is full of spectacular walks and we enjoyed eating out at a lovely restaurant called La Sabbia and Maddens Bridge Bar. The owner could not have been more. helpful

I would thoroughly recommend this house and have already done so!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Family Holiday Residence

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 4 sisters and their husbands on Holiday in the northern counties of the Republic of Ireland. Sanctuary Cove was perfect for our stay in the Bundoran area. The house is beautiful and could not have been situated any better for views of the sea and coast line. Sunset views out one window and Sunrises over Bundoran out the front windows. Others have mentioned the coastal walk and I too will make mention. Wonderful path for a morning or late evening stroll enjoying the sea breezes and salty air. Hearing the crashing of the waves below is a wonderful sound at any time. The home is set up for a large group of family and really could not have been better suited for us. All en-suite large bedrooms, fantastic fully stocked kitchen, large family/living rooms (2) one with a great home entertainment system and an upstairs game room. The owners were very responsive to inquiries and accommodating to our requests. While we didn't meet directly they were terrific to deal with. Pat who met us upon our arrival was very pleasant and knowledgeable about the home. Showed us everything we needed to know and was responsive to an one issue that did come up. The WI-Fi signal was very strong even with 8 people on at the same time. The outside decking and table and chairs looked very inviting but the weather did not allow for use of the outdoors. The welcome gift basket was a wonderful surprise and very gratuitous. Thank you! The home was a perfect base for our daily travels to Glenveagh National Park, Adara ( for tweed), Slieve League ( highest sea cliffs in Europe), Belleek Factory Tour, Marble Arch Caves, Donegal Town etc. I also spied the golf course but didn't have time to play. This is a fantastic part of the world and a fantastic home.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Superb property and site

  • 5 of 5

Probably one of the best sites we have been to. Terrific views and a brilliant house. Coastal walk on your doorstep and a few minutes drive in to town for all amenities. Secluded and secure gated property. Pat who meets and greets on site is very helpful and always at hand if required for anything and the owners are a pleasure to deal with.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dream Property

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from our amazing trip to Ireland and staying at Sanctuary Cove was a main highlight. A five star property with every amenity one could want. Ocean views unrivalled, you could just sit with a coffee or drink of choice and take in the fresh sea air in total relaxation. The house is massive so no one felt confined, beautiful kitchen any cook would love. We will definitely stay there again if we ever have the good fortune to return to Ireland. Thanks to Colleen, Adrian and Pat for providing such wonderful accommodations.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Dublin / Belfast
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
100 Miles
Dublin / Belfast
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Car: recommended

Bundoran offers a large variety of shops, restaurants, pubs, supermarkets, banks. Leisure activities available locally include surfing, kayaking, sailing, sea angling, course fishing, Waterworld, golf, mountain biking, cliff top walks, 10 pin bowling, 6 screen cinema, local beaches, children's adventure centre, funfair, variety of family entertainment. Please note some of these activities are seasonal.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Magheracar, Ireland

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High Season 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season 2018
29 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Easter 2019
20 Apr 2019 - 26 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
27 Apr 2019 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
1 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
29 Jun 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
31 Aug 2019 - 27 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
28 Sep 2019 - 1 Nov 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Rates include heating, electricity, towels and bedlinen. A welcome pack provided free of charge. High chair, buggy and travel cot also available free of charge. A €500 security deposit is required in the event of loss or damage to property but is refundable assuming house left in good order. Minimum stay of 7 nights. Please email owner for availability.
Ideal for family gatherings and reunions

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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