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Cavangarden House, a spacious Georgian period residence offering B&B accommodation dates back to 1750 when it was built by the Atkinson family and it still retains the character of that by-gone age, with antique furniture, majestic gardens and a private tree-lined entrance.
Located in the tranquil Donegal countryside the house is now owned by the Mc Caffrey family and is surrounded by a working farm of 380 acres.
Ballyshannon is one of the oldest towns in Ireland, steeped in history and home to some of the the best of what Ireland has to offer.
The surrounding landscape of rugged coastline, mountains, lakes and forests make the perfect setting for walking, hiking, cycling, fishing, horseriding and much more. There are also golf courses at Murvagh and Bundoran.
Fantastic blue flag beaches offer some of the best surf in the world, with nearby Rossnowlagh and Bundoran regularly hosting national and international surfing competitions. Local surfschools offer lessons for every level.
The annual Folk and Traditional Music Festival takes place over the August bank holiday weekend with live gigs, pub sessions, street entertainment and workshops. More info on the festival website www.ballyshannonfolkfestival.com
Birthplace of legendary Rock n' Blues guitarist Rory Gallagher, Ballyshannon attracts thousands of people in June each year for the annual international tribute festival. More info at www.goingtomyhometown.com