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The Bothy

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
'The Bothy” is a beautifully converted traditional stone barn providing luxurious self-catering accommodation in the heart of the Sperrin Mountains. This recently restored building with exposed wood, brick and stone creates a warm relaxed setting from which to explore the natural beauty of the area. “The Bothy” retains all the beauty of the old without compromising on comfort. It is situated in Rouskey, a small hamlet along the Ownereagh valley, a designated area of outstanding natural beauty. It is an ideal spot from which to explore the whole north of Ireland being approx one hour's drive from the north, east and west coast.
Listing #HL407546
About the Owner
Bernadette /Daniel W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic stay at the Bothy , lovely friendly hosts Bernadette and Charlie made us very welcome and even left us fresh scones wheaten bread milk / butter and Tea and coffee , and left fresh eggs for us in the morning , we would definitely...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 97familyof06
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Beautiful home. Wonderful owners. Perfect location to tour Northern Ireland. We used this home as a base and returned each night to the sheep outside our window.

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Kathy J
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Australian Couple mid 60’s. The ‘Bothy” is situated in Rouskey. A small hamlet near Omagh in Northern Ireland. The hamlet has no facilities other than a small community center hall and a large church. The nearby villages of Gortin and Greencastle have pubs, restaurants, fuel...More

Date of stay: December 2016
1  Thank Lloyd C
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
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About the neighbourhood
Local Attractions

- Ulster American Folk Park
- An Creagan Visitor's Centre
- Gortin Glen Forest Park & Gortin Lakes
- Early Neolithic sites; Beaghmore Stone Circles, Creggandevesky Court Tomb etc.
- Wellbrook Beetling Mill, President Wilson's home, Gray's printing press (National Trust Properties)
- Scenic Drives, Country Walks, Archaeological and Historic Features

The beaches of Donegal and the North Coast, the historic walled city of Derry and the picturesque town of Eniskillen and it's expansive Loughs are all within easy reach.

Food & Entertainment

The surrounding villages and towns offer a variety of restaurants with excellent food eg.Gortin (4 miles), Creagan (7 miles), Carrickmore (10 miles), Omagh (14 miles), Cookstown (18 miles). The area is well serv...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: CIty of Derry Airport: 55.0 km
Railway: Derry: 45.0 km
Ferry: Belfast : 100.0 km
By road:

The Bothy is located along the B46 (Greencastle/Gortin Road) in the centre of the small hamlet of Rouskey.
The postcode for Sat Nav is BT79 7RS, House no. 106

By bus:

There is a regular bus service from Greencastle Cross Roads to Omagh which passes through Rouskey. The Bus stop is right outside The Bothy. See www.translink.co.uk for timetable details.

By rail:

There is no local rail link.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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