Kilcar Bed & Breakfast near Sliabh League, Spectacular Scenery in the centre of Muckross Head Peninsula, Outdoor Barbecue Facilities, Near quiet and sandy beaches, Ocean Spray B&B, County Donegal, Ireland
 

Attractions

Muckross Head


Ocean Spray B&B is in the centre of Muckross Head Peninsula, County Donegal, Ireland
Muckross Head & caves - five minute walk from Ocean Spray B&B, Kilcar, County Donegal, Ireland
Man-made wall on route to Muckross Head, Near Ocean Spray B&B, Muckross, Kilcar, County Donegal, Ireland
Ocean Spray B&B is situated on the Muckross Head Peninsula which is at the heart of the Donegal Gaeltacht - the Irish speaking area. Our B&B is on the Wild Atlantic Way / Slí An Atlantaigh Fhiáin - a spectacular 2,500km touring route along the rugged western coastline of Ireland.

Muckross Head is a 5min walk away from Ocean Spray B&B and from here you can view Slieve League, Ben Bulben in Sligo and Croagh Patrick in Co. Mayo. Enjoy Muckross Head, Ireland's best kept secret by exploring the caves, the beautiful rocks and crashing waves not to mention the man-made wall on your way.

Irish Craft Handknits

Drop in to Kathleen Meehan in Muckross and see her great range of Irish Handknits, Tel +353 (0)74 9738355. See www.handmade-irishsweaters.com/

Slieve League Cliffs

Sliabh League, near Ocean Spray, Kilcar, County Donegal,
The cliffs are just a 15 minute drive from Ocean Spray. Turn left at Kilcar Village and enjoy the coast road to Carrick which is well-signposted to Slieve League/Bunglass. This is a great day out where you can experience the highest sea cliffs in Europe at 600m. Enjoy the lovely walk with spectacular scenery along the cliffs and experience the thrilling 'One Man's Pass' to Malinbeg 16km west near Glencolmcille. En-Route to Slieve League stop off at Ti Linn ( Slieve League Cultural Centre, Teelin) where you can enjoy its Art Gallery, coffee shop with traditional home baking. Visit www.sliabhleague.com

Kilcar Village

Studio Donegal, Kilcar Village

A warm welcome awaits you at Studio Donegal. Visit the workshop to see their hand-woven tweed, woollen goods hand weavers at work.
Tel No:+353(0)749738194.

 O'Gara's Bar & Lounge

A visit to O'Gara's, for a relaxing pint and chat with the locals, is a must.

John Joe's Pub

In Kilcar, this centre of village pub provides a great night out with live traditional Irish music, ceol and craic.

Kilcar House

Just the place to relax in Kilcar House by their open fire. Have some pub grub and enjoy some live music. Refreshments served.

Kilcar Fleadh

A festival of traditional Irish music, song & dance usually on the first or second week of August. Featuring music, dance workshops, live street music, ceili, set dancing, crossroads dance on the street. Contact +353 (0)74 9738957 or visit www.cill-chartha-kilcar.com or email kilcar.fleadh@gmail.com

Parish Hall Kilcar - Ceol na gConallach Donegal Sessions


The Donegal sessions feature local traditional musicians and singers every
Saturday night over the summer months 8pm-10-30pm - refreshments served.
A night not to be missed.

Aislann Cill Cartha

The local community centre located in the village of Kilcar provides local history collections, genealogical information, a library, internet access and a gymnasium. While in Kilcar visit the prehistoric and natural wonders including megalithic tombs, old graveyards and Spanish Church.
Glengesh Pass, between Glengesh and Mulmosog mountains, with views of  Loughros Beg Bay, on the road between Glencolmcille and Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland

Glencolmcille Woollen Mill

Visit here for that special gift of quality Irish craftsmanship. Visitors are always welcome to the factory where demonstration area includes hand loomed knitting, linking, spinning, make up of garments and hand weaving of Donegal Tweed.

Glengesh Pass

From Glencolmcille a road heads towards Ardara, through the sloping mountainous terrain of the wild and picturesque Glengesh Pass.

Glengesh (in Irish Gleann geis meaning Glen of the Swans) is one of two glaciated valleys of the Banagh peninsula. The road rises to a height of 270m/900ft between the Glengesh and Mulmosog mountains with exquisite views of Loughros Beg Bay.

 Eas a' Ranca Waterfall

Eas a' Ranca Waterfall at Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland
From the north side of Loughros Beg Bay, at low tide, it is possible to enter the Maghera Caves and near by is the Eas a' Ranca Waterfall along the seashore from the town of Ardara.

Killybegs

The Maritime & Heritage Centre

Situated at the carpet factory in Killybegs, the centre is home to the longest hand-knotting loom in the world and offers a fascinating audio visual insight into the history of the fishing and the famous hand-knotting carpets. Enjoy an audiovisual experience in a fishing trawler's wheelhouse. Coffee shop on the premises. Contact +353 (0)74 9741944.
Killybegs near Ocean Spray B&B, Kilcar, County Donegal, Ireland

Donegal Town

Donegal Town 23 kms from Ocean Spray is well worth a visit. It is home to the world renown Magee Tweeds, Donegal Craft Village, the Centre for contemporary Arts & Crafts, Donegal Waterbus and Donegal Castle.