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Fort Bay, Inch Island, Co, Donegal

Fort Bay from the air.
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23 reviews
Fort Bay from the air.
Fort Bay and Fort from the air.
Flowers in summer
View across Lough Swilly to Rathmelton
Beach camp fires at night.
View across Lough Swilly to Rathmullan
Beach camp fire with shelter and picnic table
Beach side picnic table
Drive way to Fort Bay
Spacious living room
Covered with flowers in summer
Outdoor beach shelter with Bar-B-Q and chiminea
Spacious kitchen
4 ring gas cooker with grill and oven
Dining room
Double room with loads of storage.
Two twin rooms and one double
central heating
Powerful, full size shower
Great spot
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Caravan/mobile home -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Fahan, County Donegal
Fort Bay, is situated on the west of Inch Island, on the Wild Atlantic Way, Lough Swilly, Co Donegal. Large mobile on a private secluded beach site. Buncrana and Derry near by. There are Great walks on the island and inch lake. Pets are allowed, Bar-B-Q, Outdoor Living shelter, with chiminea, Outdoor table and seating. Inch is a beautiful quiet backwater with outstanding views and an ideal centre for exploring Inishowen, Donegal and Derry.
Listing #HL6524268
About the Owner
Michael M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just back from a weekend away staying there and absolutely loved it so peaceful and beach right at your door step beauitful views and Michael who owes the caravan was so nice even give us a lift into town will definitely be back again

Thank christinagough31
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

Thanks Kevin A pleasure having you. Michael.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely location. So peaceful and great for my dog although he did scare some of the walkers during the evening. I was a bit concerned with the gas cooker, I have a horror of the safety of older gas appliances! Easily sorted. I...More

Thank Jennifer m
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thanks Jennifer. A pleasure having you. Michael.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the place great place too relax good location to travel from enjoyed every minuet great place to watch the sea birds and vert friendly Robins very glad I went .

Thank Andrew b
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thanks Andrew. Glad you enjoyed it. Michael.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No smoking indoors. Sheltered smoking area provided outside (with fire)
Pets are welcome but not on the soft furnishings, beds etc.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Sofa
    4 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
R 1 188
R 1 371
R 4 752
R 16 449
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
2 nights
R 1 371
R 5 483
R 18 277
£1 000
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • services, cleaning, Bins,etc. : R 366 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 655 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Inch Island, a small island connected to the mainland in Lough Swilly, is a birdwatcher's paradise.

The island is home to an important population of migratory birds and wintering waterfowl. Three species, whooper swan, Greenland white fronted goose and greylag goose, occur in numbers of international importance. This is the area where the swans make their Irish landfall in autumn on their return from breeding grounds in Iceland and there are some excellent vantage points from which to view these majestic birds.

The hugely historic Inch Castle which dates back to the 15th Century and is connected with the flight of the Earls, can also be explored on the island. There's a fine sandy beach on the south western shore and with some scenic drives, Inch Island makes a great place for...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: City of Derry: 15.0 km
Railway: Derry: 15.0 km
Ferry: Belfast: 100.0 km
Follow the Wild Atlantic Way, Turn off main Derry Buncrana Road for Inch Island. Pass Inch Lake Wild Fowl Reserve. Follow signs for Pier. Right at crossroads. (8 km total) Gate straight ahead at end of road.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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