Activities in the immediate area include an equestrian centre at nearby Bruckless featuring both indoor and outdoor arenas. For the marine enthusiast there is sea angling charters (including tuna charters), scuba diving, and marine sightseeing tours – these are based in Killybegs, Teelin and Donegal Town. Sea fishing may be enjoyed off the rocks at St.John’s Point. Mackerel and Pollock and are plentiful in high season.
For the golfer the cottage is ideally situated for playing the great links courses of south Donegal including the Donegal Golf Club at Murvagh, Narin & Portnoo and Bundoran. Those who simply want to enjoy the natural beauty of this part of Ireland will be spoilt for choice – from the windswept St. John’s peninsula on your doorstep to the spectacular sea cliffs at Slieve League and from the majestic Blue Stack Mountains to the beautiful beaches at Fintra, Narin and Rossnowlagh.