Our house is an Irish Tourist Board Registered 4* Country House Award Winning Guest House and now fully self-catering. We are located in the heart of County Limerick, on a hill, so the house has beautiful sweeping views over the rural lush Golden Vale countryside, and onto the Galtee mountains beyond in Tipperary.
The house in centrally located to many tourist attractions in counties Limerick, Cork, Kerry and Tipperary; the cities of Limerick and Cork; the airports at Shannon and Cork.
The nearest town is Charleville, a 10 minute drive with many supermarkets and restaurants. There is a mainline railway station just outside Charleville.
Closer we have the villages of Bruree and Croom with have village shop, pubs and church. Both have historic mills. Bruree is famous for being the village where DeVelera, a very important figure in establishing the Republic of Ireland in the 1920s, was raised. The oldschoolhouse here has been converted into a museum telling his life story and achievements.
A large roomy house that can comfortably sleeps 8/9 and we can provide extra sleeping if needed. We have 5 large roomy bedrooms, all beautifully furnished to suit this period house. 4 of the bedrooms have their own ensuite facilities (shower or bath, toilet and handbasin) and the 5th bedroom has its own separate bathroom.
This is an ancient house furnished with beautiful antiques and furniture.
On entering the house you will find yourself in a large welcoming hall of which you will find both a Drawing Room and Sitting room. The Sitting room has TV, DVD player, while the Drawing Room is a large comfortable retreat with stunning fireplace where you can pick up a book and withdraw from modern day hectic life.
Our spacious separate Dining room can comfortably fit 10/15 at any one sitting, and has hosted many a Christmas dinner or large Birthday gathering. The kitchen is located just off the Dining room and is fully equipped with oven, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker etc. You will find the clothes washing facilities (washer and dryer) in a separate Utility Room, that also has a downstairs toilet. For babies we can provide a highchair, and sleeping cot, free of charge.
Outside, there is a lovely, well stocked garden for you to wander around, as well as a safe courtyard for young children to run about and play. You have use of the BBQ for warm summer evenings and sit back relax and watch the swallows swoop in and out of the outbuildings.
You will not be disappointed with our fine house with its gorgeous views and large garden. We can furnish you with contact mails of previous visiting happy customers.
Peace and quite abound.
-The imposing Rock of Cashel;
-the stunning Lakes and Mountains of Killarney;
-Blarney Castle (and its kissing stone),
-the beautiful village of Adare with preserved tatched cottages; Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, plus lots, lots more.
Owners live nearby and will help as much as they can to make your holiday a memorable one.
SHANNON Airport 50 mins
CORK Airport: 60 mins
Limerick City: 25mins
Cork City: 50 mins
Killarney: 75 mins
Always ask for offers and late deals and we are flexible for midweek bookings and small numbers. Do ask us.
Phone +353 63 90575, +353 87 6789452
Keywords: Georgian Country House
GOLF: Choose from famous Links at Ballybunnion/Kerry, or Lahinch/Clare. Championship course Adare(20 mins), Limerick County Golf and Country Club. Or local Charleville (10mins drive, WALKING: Organised walks each Sunday in Ballyhoura-visitors welcome. Or take yourself along the BALLYHOURA WAY(90k of way-marked trails). 22 loop walks for every type of enthusiast,
BALLYHOURA INTERNATIONAL WALKING FESTIVAL May 1st-4th.
HIKING IN Kerry/MCGILLYCUDDY REEKS, we can put you in touch with a guide that will take any of the many walks in the this stunning part of Ireland
CYCLING: BALLYHOURA MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAIL-the largest trail in Ireland (96k) provides many options for off-road cycling in the mountains (showers and bike hire available on site).
HORSERIDING: can be arranged in Clonshire, Adare,
HORSE RACING: Limerick race course 20mins away.
LOCAL FESTIVALS “Killmallock Flower Show”, the Charleville Agriculture Show and the Limerick Show, The Limerick Fest (May)
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