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4 bedroom Lakeside holiday homes close to Mallow in Cork

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property


One of 11 terraced houses in three blocks in a unique development nestled on the shores of Ballyhass lakes on the outskirts of Cecilstown village, 7.5 miles from Mallow and 45 min drive to Cork and Limerick . Ballyhass lakes is a 40 acre complex that is now one of Ireland’s leading Outdoor activity centres.   Supervised adventure activities such as Kayaking,, Abseiling, Zip lines,  archery and high ropes climbing are on offer. It is the only two line cable wake boarding  centre in Ireland and in 2017 a large Aquapark is being introduced suitable for all ages from 8 years to adult.  The houses are set aside from these activities, and are wonderfully spacious with natural open fireplaces.  Other activities such as golf, fishing, and horse racing as very close  as are Millstreet Country Park, Doneraile National park and Mount Hillary for walking and hiking.

Extra Details:

Electricity by meter read for stay of 7 days or more,  €7per night for shorter stays which is for heating, cooking and hot water.  Linen is included, and a number of Travel cots and High chairs are available. TV with free to air channels, radio, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer open plan shared garden, private decked area, garden furniture and off road parking.  There is access to  the 40 acre site including a 5 acre amenity field. Discounts are available for all the activities.


Each house has its own patio/BBQ area – perfect for a summer evening of alfresco dining and cooking.   Local bars sport traditional music and even ceili dancing at the crossroads!

The 3 & 4 bed houses ooze distinction & character. They are larger than most holiday homes and have been created in a location that is peaceful and serene, a safe environment allowing for long summer evenings on the deck having a BBQ or in the green areas and away from the distractions of daily life.

3-Bedroomed Holiday Homes consist of 1 double, 1 twin , and 1 single room

4-Bedroomed Holiday Homes consist of 1 double, 2 twins, and 1 single

The kitchen leads onto an open plan dining area over looking the lakes.  The living room is spacious with an open fire and wooden floor detail.  Each room is furnished to a high luxury standard with lots of touches that will make you feel at home. The design of the houses has ensured natural light throughout the house giving that true outdoors living feel.  In addition to the ensuite master bedroom there is a large family bathroom and a downstairs WC.   There is a choice of 3 and 4 bedroom houses, sleeping 5-7 people.


· Fully furnished to 4 Star Hotel standards.

· Modern fully fitted kitchens, with dishwasher, washing machine and dryer, oven, hob and micro-wave

· Contemporary design with wooden flooring.

· TV with DVD player

· Master bedroom en-suite

· Main bathroom and downstairs WC.

· All houses have a deck and BBQ area

· Babysitting can be arranged locally

· Ample Parking

· Boats available for rent

· Fishing gear available for rent

· Separate lake perfect for learning the art of fishing

· Fishing lessons also available

· Bed linen and welcome pack provided, please bring own towels

· On site angling facilities (2 lakes stocked with trout), tackle shop, picnic & BBQ areas & full Ghillie.

· Private stretch of the River Blackwater (exclusive to Ballyhass guests)

3 bedroom house:

· 1 double en-suite, 1 twin, 1 single (sleeps 5)

· Family bathroom, downstairs WC

· Living room with open fire & wooden floors

· Kitchen with open plan dining area

· Hall and patio or BBQ deck area

4 bedroom house:

· 1 double ensuite, 2 twin, 1 single (sleeps 7)

· Family bathroom, downstairs toilet

· Living room with open fire & wooden floors

· Fully fitted modern kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer, colour TV, DVD player, electric central heating, Bed/Linen included.

· Living room with open fire & wooden floors

· Kitchen with open plan Dining Room

· Patio or BBQ Deck area

Pets at Ballyhass: Pets are accepted at Ballyhass Lakes on a request basis. Please enquire at time of booking.

Fishing is an additional charge paid locally, discounts available onsite.

Location/Area Activities:

The immediate village of Cecilstown offers a typical Irish Village experience with a selection of  local bars and activities such as traditional music, ceili dancing at the cross roads, road bowling, hunting and shooting and a private stretch of the River Blackwater for game fishing. 

The main tourist attractions of Cork & Kerry are all within driving distance too (half hour) with an abundance of Blue Flag beaches, Island day trips and gourmet restaurants.   Both Cork and Killarney are within a half hour drive, leading onto the wonderful scenic day drives of both counties.

Other Attractions:

To visit North Cork is to follow the path of the majestic River Blackwater, one of the longest rivers in Ireland flowing through quaint villages and charming countryside.  This is one of the most interesting spots in Ireland, with many centuries-old castles, round towers and other historic structures.

· Cork City, Killarney, the Ring of Kerry, West Cork and its many islands are all within a half hour access and perfect for a day drive.

· Blarney Castle, Mallow Castle

· Blackwater Way – walking and cycling routes or easy and challenging levels

· Road Bowling, traditional music in local bars

· Over 10 Golf Courses in the region, and several money-saving golf passes

· Fota Wild Life Park , Donkey Sanctuary Park in Mallow

· The beauty of North Cork’s landscaped gardens can be seen at the Millstreet Country Park, a 500 acre extravaganza of lakes, waterfalls, streams, wetlands, walks, picnic areas, moorlands, arboretum, herb rich meadows, ornamental gardens, archaeological sites, native deer, birds and wildlife.

New Activities 


rock climbing

ropes courses,



Team Games and more



Pricing may change due to special events


More Details

Property Manager
Dream Ireland Holiday Homes
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 2017


Mallow House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • DVD Player


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