LUXURY HOUSE BESIDE LAKE, BUT NOT FAR FROM TOWN

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James Doran

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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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LUXURY HOUSE BESIDE LAKE, BUT NOT FAR FROM TOWN

County Westmeath House Rental Photos and Description

6 bedroom luxury house in the centre of Ireland beside Shannon & Lough Ree

Six bedroom modern dormer house on own grounds, sleeps up to 12 people. Garden runs down to riverbank. The house is located about 1 mile (1.6kM) from Athlone town. The spacious open-plan living / dining room / kitchen has a wood burning stove. The house also has a separate sitting room, one en-suite shower room and two family bathrooms. Outside is a large South-facing deck with outdoor dining facilities & barbecue. The large garden is bordered by a small wood. Entertainment is provided by indoor & outdoor games and satellite TV. There are numerous riverside fishing locations nearby. Boats are available for hire in Athlone town.

Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

James Doran

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2008
Speaks english, french, spanish
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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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Reviews

Property Reviews

Luxury House beside lake, but not far from town
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
business
Luxury House beside lake, but not far from town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417092
+353 (0)87 2587320
County Westmeath Ireland
5

Three generations holiday in House on Coosan

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
We, our four children, their partners and assorted small children got together for a family holiday.

First of all the house was great, plenty of space and very good facilities, much needed for wet weather! We all spent most of out time outdoors sailing, swimming and fishing - all a short walk from the house. We were able to moor a sailing dingy near the house. For children the large lawn was a godsend- football, cricket were played daily. There is plenty to do in terms of visiting historic/archaelogical sites, we went to Clonmacnoise, to Birr Castle and various children's activity centres.
MIraculously, the skys cleared most evenings and we had a barbecue on the Australian Barbie and ate outside on the lage deck.
Everyone in the family thought the place was great!
The owner was very helpful and friendly -and they have great neighbours!
business
Luxury House beside lake, but not far from town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417092
+353 (0)87 2587320
County Westmeath Ireland
5

Wonderful spot!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
We chose Athlone because it was fairly central to all of Ireland -- the house is wonderful - spacious, immaculately clean, and well equipped. We drove all over Ireland from there, returning each night to the house. We made good use of the outdoor grill and were very glad to have both internet availability and a washer and dryer. The owner was great -- gave us ideas about where to find everything from groceries to activities we'd enjoy. We loved the porch looking over the garden; the river is just a short walk away. We would recommend this house to anyone wanting a very comfortable 'home base' for a visit to Ireland.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
Helpful votes: 1/1
business
Luxury House beside lake, but not far from town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417092
+353 (0)87 2587320
County Westmeath Ireland
Bolton
5

Super holiday

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: May 9, 2011
  • Stayed: Apr 2011
My father is from Athlone so we took him over to meet all his family for his 80th birthday. There were 12 of us altogether so the house was lovely and perfect for us. There was plenty of room for us with two lounges and as it was beautiful weather we sat out on the decking for hours. We were able to invite my father's siblings over for lunch and there was more than enough room. The river Shannon was at the bottom of the garden which gave lovely views. I would recommend this house to anybody and hope to go back again in the future. Jim was very kind and let us rent the house from Thursday to Thursday which was brilliant as we did not have to have so much time off work.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
Helpful votes: 2/2
business
Luxury House beside lake, but not far from town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p417092
+353 (0)87 2587320
County Westmeath Ireland
Berkeley Hts, N.J. USA
5

Beautiful home, Great location.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
Our family of 8 stayed at Jim Doran's home for 9 days - the house was perfect for us and we enjoyed the location of the town nearby. Athlone provides an excellent spot to see much of Ireland with the charm of a small city without the crowd. The train and motorway system workout grand. The home was immaculate and could easily rent for more. We could not have chosen more wisely. I would recomend this property to anyone.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Helpful votes: 10/10
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Map

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Dublin 85 kM; Shannon 80kM;
Nearest Ferry
85 Kilometres
Dublin
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Athlone
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Coosan M6
Car: necessary

The house is located near the Shannon river bank, close to the point where the river opens into Lough Ree. Lough Ree is a large freshwater lake famous for boating & fishing. Just a short distance upriver is Lough Ree Yacht Club which has very good berthing facilities along with a nice bar/clubhouse. Downriver is the town of Athlone. It is about 2 miles by boat to the old town where you can tie up your boat and enjoy a meal in one of the many good quality restaurants within sight of historic Athlone Castle. Athlone is ideally situated in the middle of Ireland from where visitors can venture out on day-trips every day to explore places from Dublin to Galway and Tipperary to Sligo.

Other Activities: River & Lake Cruising; Golfing; Horse Riding.

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Availability & Rates

County Westmeath House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Low Season
Jan 4 2014 - Apr 18 2014
£775
7 nights
 
 
Easter
Apr 19 2014 - Apr 26 2014
£1,095
7 nights
 
 
Low Season
Apr 27 2014 - May 30 2014
£825
7 nights
 
 
Mid Season
May 31 2014 - Jun 27 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
£1,095
7 nights
 
 
High Season
Jun 28 2014 - Aug 29 2014
£1,495
7 nights
 
 
Mid Season
Aug 30 2014 - Oct 3 2014
£1,095
7 nights
 
 
Low Season
Oct 4 2014 - Nov 1 2014
£795
7 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Booking Deposit of 25% must be paid when making a reservation.
Notes Booking Deposit 25% of Rent.
No additional charges.
Bed Linen & Towels included.
Discount of 10% will be applied to second week.
Security Deposit refundable at departure
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Amenities

County Westmeath House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
  • Family
General:
  • Towels Provided
  • Heating
  • Filtered Water
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Toilet Paper
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Freezer
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , ensuite Bed 2
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , bidet , ensuite Bed 1
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , guest wc
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , + Bunk beds
  • Bedroom 1 has a spacious en-suite shower room Bedroom 2 has an en-suite toilet & washbasin Bedrooms 5 & 6 share a bathroom upstairs
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • water skiing
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
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