The Lodge

Carrigadrohid, County Cork (Ref. 933597)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    9

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    3

  • Pets

    No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This detached house is set amongst countryside just outside the village of Carrigadrohid in County Cork. Ideal for families and friends this is a lovely destination to have a get together in a peaceful location with well-presented accommodation. There are three bedrooms in total including one on the ground floor with a shower room which is perfect for any less mobile guests, while the two first floor bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. The open plan living area has a well-equipped kitchen where are can prepare delicious home-cooked meals for the whole group to enjoy in the dining area after a busy day exploring your surroundings. In the sitting area is a solid fuel stove to keep you cosy on cooler evenings while you enjoy your favourite film with your feet up. Outside is a delightful sitting area which is perfect for enjoying an evening drink while overlooking the Irish countryside. Nearby is the owner’s B&B where you can take advantage for shared use of a games room with a snooker table, solid fuel stove and a bar. Carrigadrohid offers local amenities to keep you stocked up during your stay and there are many things to see and do in the area, including Carrigadrohid Castle which dates back to the 15th century and was built by the MacCarthys of Muskerry. You could spend a day in the popular town of Killarney which has a selection of traditional pubs, restaurants, a variety of shops and Ireland’s National Event Centre which is one of Ireland’s leading entertainment venues. The stunning scenery is a highlight in this part of Ireland and driving the spectacular Ring of Kerry is a must. Other attractions include the city of Cork and the Blarney stone at Blarney Castle which is said to give you the gift of eloquence. With something for everyone this cottage is sure to delight.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Open plan living area with…
  • Kitchen
  • Dining area (seats 6)
  • Sitting area (seats 5) with solid fuel stove
  • Utility room
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Family bedroom with 1 double & 1 single

First floor

  • One family bedroom with 1 double & 1 single with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One family bedroom with 1 double & 1 single with en-suite bath, shower over, basin & WC

General

  • Oil central heating with solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Fridge
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with Saorview & DVD
  • WiFi
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included in rent
  • Bed linen & towels included in rent
  • Travel cot & highchair on request
  • No pets
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking to side of property
  • Patio area with furniture
  • Shared use of games room with snooker table & bar at owner’s B&B, just 4 mins walk
  • Shop & pub 2 miles

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

CARRIGADROHID, COUNTY CORK

Macroom 4.4 miles; Cork 19 miles; Killarney 33 miles.

Driving times:

  • Cork Airport - 20.5 miles; 29 mins
  • Rosslare ferry - 140 miles; 2 hr 59 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Carrigadrohid, 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; Carrigadrohid, 2 miles
  • Nearest town; Macroom, 6.7 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Killarney National Park - Explore this beautiful part of Ireland and admire the mountains, lakes and waterfalls
  • Carrigaphooca Castle - Stood on an outcrop of rock high above the trees
  • Castle Demesne - Set amidst hundreds of acres of mystical woodland, with secluded riverside walks
  • Kinsale - Renowned as the "gourmet capital of Ireland", this town has a rich history and a marina housing luxury yachts
  • Macroom Castle - The remains of a castle on the River Sullane

Day trip:

  • Limerick - A lively town with great shops, pubs and attractions
  • Clonakilty - The award-winning town is rich in history with pretty, brightly-painted buildings.
  • Cork City - Explore this upbeat city, alive with shops and bars, with the chance of a whale watching boat trip from the harbour
  • Dingle Peninsula - Beautiful tip of Ireland with beaches, mountains and lovely scenery