Assaranca Cottage

Assaranca Cottage is a charming, cosy, comfortable and welcoming traditional styled Cottage combined with modern living which accommodates up to 4/5 people.

The Cottage is situated at Laconnell, approximately 6 Kms from the bustling Village of Ardara, 15 mins to the Blue Flag beach of Portnoo, 20 mins from Killybegs and Glenties, 30 mins from Donegal Town and Glencolmcille and 40 mins to Slieve League. It’s a very central location to visit many other places in Donegal like Glenveagh National Park and Arranmore Island. We are a stones throw from the Assaranca Waterfall and 1 Km from the golden sandy beach of Maghera and its Caves.

There is an abundance of walks in the area either by hill or on road. The Cottage which was hand built with stone in the late 1800’s was bought by our grandfather in 1938 and went on to be our fathers family home until the last sibling passed away in July, 2009. We the McHugh family have restored it retaining some of its character but yet within a quaint stone-built farm homestead.

The Cottage is set on one level (no stairs) and comprises of Kitchen, open plan Dining/Living area, Bathroom which includes a Wet Room and two Bedrooms – one double and one with a double and a single. Outside there is off road parking, a seated area to view the sea ebbing in the evening sun.


Oil Central heating, Multifuel Stove in the Living area, Bed Linen, Clothes Hangers, Clothes Storage, Clothes Rack, Room Darkening Shades, Electric Cooker, Oven & Hob, Iron & Ironing Board, Microwave, Fridge Freezer, Washing Machine, TV, Hairdryer, Wifi, Smoke Alarm, Carbon Monoxide Alarm, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Fire Blanket, Outdoor Shed

This Cottage is alive again and ready to welcome visitors to enjoy their stay as a family, a couples get away, for walking or cycling and enjoy a holiday by Donegals splendid coast and the peace of the beautiful countryside.

Rules: No Smokers, No Pets

The Oil and electricity are meter operated.

Check in time is 4pm and check out is 10.00 am

To book contact

+353 87 687 8614

Laconnell, Ardara