Dolanstown is a spacious, well maintained bungalow that has fantastic views of both the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains. The house has been a much loved family retreat for over 50 years and is rented for just a few weeks a year, mostly to regulars who come year after year, but there are often a few weeks available each year for new guests to discover this wonderful area.
The house has clean running water from local private water scheme, gas central heating, telephone, wireless broadband and digital satellite TV.
Dolanstown on a sunny day.
View from terrace towards Aran Islands
Kitchen table with views of sea.
Kitchen oven and sink
Hall Dining Table
Twelve Bens Room
Dolanstown Bungalow sleeps 12 in 5 bedrooms
The Living Room
Faces south with panoramic views over the sea to the Arann Islands. The large open turf fire and the one meter thick stone walls make this a very warm and snug room. It opens onto a large terrace, ideal for open-air eating or sunbathing with a picnic table, hammock and deck chairs. There is digital TV and iPod dock player.
The Hall/Dining Room
Is full of atmosphere at night-time when you can dine by candle light at the large pine table.
Is modern and spacious and boasts a new extension which makes it easy to cater for twelve or more persons. There is an eating area at one end with sea view, a new 5 ring gas hob and turbo electric oven, large fridge and freezer, a microwave/oven, dishwasher and George Foreman Grill.
Sink, washing machine and chest freezer.
5ft Double bed with en suite shower room and views of the Atlantic Ocean.
Twelve Bens Room
Two single beds, wash basin, view of The Twelve Ben Mountains.
4ft 6″ Double bed, bath/shower en suite, view of the Atlantic Ocean.
Two bunks (4 beds) and wash hand basin. Large wardrobe space.
4ft double bed in small room. Best suited probably for young couple or children.
Large bath, electric shower, WC, hand basin, hot press.
Hand basin, WC.
The house is equipped with many board games for both children and adults, a library of books, many of them about the surrounding area.
Turf and laundry are included in your rent but the telephone calls, electricity and gas are charged extra.