FESTIVAL OF WILD ATLANTIC WRITING

FESTIVAL OF WILD ATLANTIC WRITING in the footsteps of Ted Hughes. Held at Doonreagan, Cashel, Co. Galway, Ireland October 27th-29th, 2017. doonreagan@gmail.com Tel: 00353 95 31049 Click here for: WILD ATLANTIC WRITING PROGRAMME Advertisements

Welcome to Doonreagan!

  DOONREAGAN is an historic country retreat situated in Cashel: an area of outstanding natural beauty right in the heart of Connemara on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. With spectacular views at the foot of Cashel Hill, overlooking a sheltered bay of the Atlantic Ocean, DOONREAGAN is a secluded property, yet within easy reach of popular…

Interiors

Doon Cottage   A cosy traditional cottage, recently refurbished, standing in its own grounds with a magnificent outlook over Cashel Bay and the beautiful rugged coastline. The garden is landscaped and there is a sheltered terrace with garden furniture. Inside, there is a spacious sitting/dining-room with a multi-fuel stove and digital television, a separate kitchen…

History and Location

The history of DOONREAGAN goes all the way back to pre-historic times. The land, stretching from the sea shore to the top of Cashel Hill 1000 feet above sea level, hasn’t changed much in the past two thousand years: it has ruins of houses pre-dating any known records. The main Doon House was built in…

Library and Reading Room

For holiday reading, choose among more than four thousand books available to visitors in the Doonreagan Reading Room, which also doubles as a games room with a pool table, table tennis, chess, backgammon and other board games. Below is a list of books in categories that make them easy to survey and locate. Books not…

Attractions

Connemara Adventures:  Scroll down and browse the extensive holiday attractions that makes Connemara so special. Eating and Drinking: Click Here to see a selection of options for pubs, restaurants, and catering close to Doonreagan. Video Gallery: Click Here to get closer to the action and view some first- hand experiences Calendar of Events: Click Here…

Trip Advisor Reviews

Doon Cottage “Extraordinary Connemara experience” I would return to this cottage in a heartbeat. The experience of staying there is even better than you would guess from the photos and description. Not only were wonderful Connemara experiences within easy driving distance, but you can do so much exploring right from the cottage that you don’t…