Portsalon is a coastal town in County Donegal, Ireland. It’s situated on the scenic Lough Swilly and it is world-renowned for its beach, which was deemed to be the second most beautiful beach in the world by The Observer. The region is a popular tourist destination for both local and international tourists. The stunning beaches, the blue waters, and the elegant landscape make up the landscape of Portsalon. Up until the second half of the 20th century, there was very little in the area, now it is a very popular tourist resort and many visitors have built holiday homes around Portsalon. There are several hotels, restaurants, lodges, recreational facilities, and a good transport system. For more information, continue reading to find out about the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Portsalon, Ireland, and book now!
Stay at this captivating 150-year-old traditional cottage located in a tranquil region close to the stunning hills and the heavenly beaches, well set in a remote and beautiful surrounding. The nearest shops, restaurants, and bars are two miles (3.2km)away. The two bedrooms are cozy, holding a double bed each, and it has an indoor fireplace too, easily accommodating four guests. The living area has comfortable seats facing the historical wood burning stove that serves as a fireplace. Get to experience a touch of rural Ireland by staying at this home, It is ideal for enjoying the great outdoors before spending relaxing evenings by the fire. There’s ample parking space, cable Tv and Heating services are available.
Rural Romantic Thatched CottagePortsalon, Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsplayed cards on the kitchen table with wood stove heatingthe wood stove and backup water heater are extremely effectivethe fire and additional heaters kept us warm and the temperature inside was idealthere are portable heaters in every room too which helpthe interior was cozy and equipped with everything we needed for a few restful days' vacationbeds were comfortable and the towels & bed linen were spotlesssuper clean cozy and comfortabletop tip - make sure it's been cleaned before bookingvery clean and thoughtful inventorie it has everything one can needwe had to clean the area and wash the cutlery and crockery before we could use them
Host:i would recommend edna as a host and the cottage to anyone staying in donegalRead more reviewsamazing atmosphere and locationwonderful peaceful location off the beaten tracknice pub about a five min drive or 30 min walkwhen the rain stops the location is fantastic for walkinga wonderful place to get away from it all
This beautiful four-bedroomed ocean view house is situated steps away from the stunning beaches, on fertile grassland. The bedrooms are cozy, holding three double-sized beds, and two single beds, and they have stylish wardrobes. The living area has comfortable seats facing the fireplace and television. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern equipment and the necessary cooking materials to ensure easy preparation of meals. This affordable accommodation is ideal for up to 10 guests and it is a perfect base for exploration of the Fanad Peninsula and Wild Atlantic Way. Book this Airbnb vacation rental and enjoy your visit.
Fabulous 4 bed house near beach and pierPortsalon, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsthe beds were super comfy and the colour schemes of the rooms were beautifully donevery clean & tidyvery spacious clean looked after with attention to slightest detailit’s a lovely house very clean and tidythe house was immaculate and a lovely warm welcome from alice
Host:the thoughtfulness and care of our hosts evident throughout the homethe hosts hospitality was also excellent and they answered all our questions promptlythe hosts were welcoming and thoughtful and we would certainly recommend this accommodation to otherslovely hosts and a lovely house well locatedextremly helpful and well above expectationsRead more reviewstotally fantastic house and locationexcellent stay in great locationgreat location to go and explore fromlocation great for local attractions and beacheswhat an amazing house to stay in and beautiful places to visit close by
This modern and stylish Airbnb vacation rental is situated in a central area just a short distance from major roads, shops boutiques, and restaurants. The compound of the house has well-trimmed grass and a comfortable patio. The home accommodates eight guests, the three spacious bedrooms holding double beds and a sofa bed. The living area with a sofa bed and sun loungers lead to the balcony which offers great views of the beautiful Ballymastocker strand. The garden and patio area are secluded and are perfect for hosting summer barbecues with friends and family. Guests have access to an iron, heating services and a laptop-friendly workspace.
Spacious 3 bed in the heart of PortsalonPortsalon, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsonly thing that would add to the property would be wifi but would definitely stay againhouse is bright clean spaciousthis house was lovely and clean warm and lots of hot waterwe had a wonderful stay in this beautiful spotlessly clean comfortable homethe house is super clean and we were made to feel really welcomethe house is sparking clean cosy and perfect for a family get together
Host:quick response when contacted and very helpfulrobert was helpful and quick to respond and reached out to us throughout our staygood communication with the host prior to arrivalbeautiful house in a quiet family friendly area and perfect base for exploringRead more reviewsperfect location in beautiful areagreat location for a family holidaygreat house in beautiful locationgreat house in a fabulous locationfantastic house in a perfect location
This four-bedroomed elegant house is located in the heart of the village, just a few meters from the beach, golf club, bar, restaurants, and recreational facilities. The rooms are spacious with elegant finishes. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern equipment and the necessary cooking materials to ensure easy preparation of meals. The living room is spacious, holding comfy seats, a television set, and an indoor fireplace. This establishment is an ideal base for enjoying the local amenities and exploring the beautiful surrounding area, at a fraction of your money. Be sure to book this amazing Airbnb vacation rental.
4 bedroom house central to all amenitiesPortsalon, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsonly small recommendation i would have is to have softer bed sheets to make for a more enjoyable sleeplovely comfortable beds well equipped kitchen and very well set up for families with kids of any agethis was a warm cosy house which was spotlessly cleanthe property was lovely it was warm comfortable clean and really well equippedthe place was very clean and there was a lot of space for the familyclean warm comfortable and in easy walk of the shopthis is a great place to stay if you want a very clean spacious practical space particularly for families
Host:spectacular home and amazing hostsbeautiful house with lovely hostskate and her husband are great hosts and provided us with everythingkate and pat were such good hoststhe hosts were very welcoming and well acquitted to running a holiday homeRead more reviewslocated very near local shop and a walk away from beautiful portsalon beach/golf cluba great house in an excellent location close to the golf clubwe very much enjoyed our stay at this locationthis house has a great location which is very handy to get around north donegalkate's house was very pleasant and comfortable in a beautiful location
This astounding four-bedroomed Airbnb vacation rental is a two-minute walk to the second most beautiful beach in the world as voted by the Observer newspaper. Portsalon’s best restaurants, shops, hotels, and other attractions are within a walking distance of the house. The bedrooms are cozy, with comfy beds. The kitchen is equipped with the necessary appliances and equipment. The living room is spacious, with comfy seats, a television set and a wooden table, also has an indoor fireplace to warm the house on cooler nights. This establishment can accommodate eight guests. It’s a great base to explore the Fanad Peninsula, coastal and hill walks, part of The Wild Atlantic Way, local Heritage sites, golf, fishing, and also for relaxation.
Fabulous 4 bed house 2min walk to Portsalon beach.Portsalon, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsfabulous house very clean and comfortableit was spotlessly clean toothe house was spotlessly cleanfantastic house lots of room and very cleanlovely clean comfortable house equipped with all you could need
Host:fantastic hosts most certainly will be returninghosts were very kind and welcomingthank you to geoff and erin for being great hostsdefinitely super hostsgeoffrey was a very helpful hostRead more reviewsgreat house in a great locationgreat location walking distance to beach and restaurantssafe location for kids 5 mins walk from a beautiful beach and close to letterkenny for rainy daysgreat location within walking distance of stunning beachesbeautiful home in wonderful location
Stay at this picturesque coastal holiday cottage in beautiful Portsalon on the Fanad peninsula. It’s Within a five-minute walk of the golf club and ‘The Stores’ traditional bar and restaurant and one of the top listed blue flag beaches in the world. Recently refurbished with all modern amenities, this amazing house has two bedrooms and can accommodate five guests. A short drive from Fanad Lighthouse, Glenveagh National Park and Letterkenny town, it is an ideal base for exploring the Wild Atlantic Way or just relaxing in a tranquil setting. This home offers clean beddings, comfy beds, a completely equipped kitchen, cable Tv, wireless internet, and more for you to discover!
Cosy Coastal CottagePortsalon, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsthere is no wifi but we had good 4g coverage through vodafoneview from sitting room is lovelya lovely shower and bathroom which are great amenities in irelandthe cottage is very welcoming cosy and comfortablethere is ample space and it is very comfortablevery clean and comfortableclean homely and a well-stocked kitchenvery pleasant cottage and very clean and modern insidethe cottage itself was lovely and very clean
Host:stephanie was a really wonderful host exceptionally helpful and friendlyour first visit to portsalon and we found the local people extremely friendly and the scenery fantasticRead more reviewsportsalon is a beautiful location and you are only a 10 minute walk to the village pierit's close to portsalon but felt truly ruralfantastic location we will definitely be back to this cottagegreat location reasonable price and perfect hostwe really enjoyed our stay and would recommend to anyone looking for a little quiet break away
This beautiful luxury cottage is situated in a remote area in the beautiful village of Portsalon. This astounding house has four bedrooms and accommodates up to nine guests, and it is entirely updated with all modern amenities. The compound of the house has four other similar houses, in a gated community surrounded by well-manicured hedges and lush green grass. The house features a modern kitchen, a large dining area, and a superb conservatory. The living room is beautiful and tastefully decorated, has a large window which is a great vantage point of the surrounding landscape. This home offers clean beddings, clean covers, comfy beds, a completely equipped kitchen with dishwasher and microwave, a washer, a dryer, a DVD, and a cable TV.
Five Classic Cottages Near the Sea.County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsthe house was an excellent base it was spacious had multiple bathrooms and was very clean
Host:the management was very helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location only few minutes walk to the beautiful beach bar restaurant shopgreat house and great location would definitely go back and recommendgreat place to stay for big groupslovely house in a nice quiet area
This Airbnb vacation rental on an 18-acre (7.28 hectares) site on the Fanad peninsula in Donegal is such a great place to stay. A small and exclusive luxury campsite with five yurts available to guests, offering spectacular views of the coast and the mountains, and great opportunities for exploration and hiking. Each yurt features a lockable front door, king-size bed (with bedding), double sofa bed, wood burning stove, with 24-hour access to a toilet, hot shower block, hairdryers, shaving points, sink areas with mirrors. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern equipment and the necessary cooking materials to ensure easy preparation of meals. Also accessible is a small lounge area with a wood burning stove and a library. This amazing rental accommodates two guests and free wi-fi is available.
Fantastic yurt in coastal settingPortsalon, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviews
Host:our stay at the yurts was fantastic with really helpful hosts tooRead more reviewsbeautiful location well spaced out with plenty of privacybeautiful views and ideal location for wild atlantic way trip
This self-contained Airbnb vacation rental is such a great place to stay. It is located on an elevated site in the picturesque seaside village of Portsalon on Fanad Peninsula, North Donegal. It enjoys superb views of Lough Swilly, Ballymastocker Bay, and the Inishowen Hills. It’s a walking distance to the beach and restaurants as well as other recreational amenities. This charming house has three bedrooms and accommodates eight guests, and it is entirely updated with all modern amenities. The fabulous location from the village, the coast, and the mountain make this home a perfect authentic vacation destination. A washer, dryer, cable TV, and free wireless internet are accessible.
Modern 3 bedroom holiday home
Stay at this sunfilled and airy three-bedroomed house in the heart of Portsalon. It’s conveniently situated a few minutes’ walk from a pub, restaurant, watersports rental shop and a beautiful sheltered harbor with a sandy bay. It will take you only five minutes to walk to the beautiful sandy beaches and magnificent links golf course, that also has a restaurant close by. The kitchen is equipped with the necessary appliances and equipment. The living room is spacious, with comfy seats, a television set and a wooden table, and it also has an indoor fireplace to warm the house on cooler nights. This establishment can accommodate six guests. The lovely bay windows allow one to get the breathtaking views of the sea and the amazing landscape outside. It’s a great base to explore the coast and hills hiking trails, part of The Wild Atlantic Way, local Heritage sites, golf, fishing, and also for relaxation.
3 bedroom sea view home in the heart of PortsalonPortsalon, County Donegal, Ireland
Top guest reviewsbreath taking views and great local facilitiesvery clean and tidy houselovely clean house with everything we neededhouse lovely and clean and plenty of roomeverything inside was spotlessly clean and there was a generous supply of pillows towels etcbeautiful home spacious and very cleanRead more reviewsexcellent location very close (walking distance) to pier/beacha great house in a great locationreally lovely house great locationsuper cosy house in an exceptional location in a wonderful part of the worldit is a perfect location for exploring donegal
An enchanting experience
Whatever your preference, combined with the loving atmosphere of Portsalon, Ireland, be assured of a warmly unique and enchanting experience.
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