Camona Cottage

Kiltoom near Curraghboy, County Roscommon (Ref. 936818)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    7

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Curraghboy 1.5 miles. Camona Cottage is a modern detached cottage surrounded by working farmland, situated close to the village of Curraghboy, just 7 miles from Athlone in County Roscommon. Set over two floors, this property is ideal for couples, families and groups of friends looking for a peaceful break in the great outdoors, with an abundance of activities on your doorstep. This cottage has been lovingly decorated and furnished to provide comfort throughout your stay. There is a modern well-equipped kitchen, perfect for preparing your meals. After an evening of dining, you can retire to one of the two sitting rooms, each with a woodburning stove. Outside the cottage is a lawned area to the front, which enjoys beautiful countryside views. The small village of Kiltoom is a short distance away and lies on the main route from the midlands to the North West. A short walk from the cottage is the Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum with its insight into farm and folk life in Ireland from the 18th century to the recent past. Curraghboy is a just short drive away and here you will find two grocery stores and a pub. Travel three miles to Hudson Bay on the shores of Lough Ree to enjoy the many watersports and activities on offer. Take a day trip to Clonmacnoise monastic site along the banks of the River Shannon and return through the lovely town of Athlone, where the river meanders. Here you will find many shops, pubs and cafes. Why not take a leisurely boat trip, relaxing on the deck as the delightful sights pass you by? The small attractive town of Roscommon, is just 12 miles away, and has a large selection of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as a varied programme at the Roscommon Arts Centre. The enchanting St John's Wood offers glorious treks and trails. This beautifully-presented cottage oozes comfort and is a delightful base to start your Ireland adventure.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Two sitting rooms with woodburning stove
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • 1 x king-size double bedroom

First floor

  • 1 x double bedroom
  • 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC

General

  • Oil central heating with woodburning stoves
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washer/dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with Saorview
  • Selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stoves inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Sorry, no smoking

Outside:

  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Front lawned garden with gravelled area to side and rear
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles

Notes:

  • Note: A small step leads from the entrance porch to sitting room

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

CURRAGHBOY, COUNTY ROSCOMMON

Athlone 9.5 miles, Roscommon 12 miles

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport - 55 miles; 1 hr 17 mins
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry - 93.9 miles; 1 hr 42 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; 1.5 miles
  • Nearest pub; 1.5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Roscommon Castle - Visit the remains of this fort dating back to the 1280s
  • Lough Ree - Hire a boat and enjoy the vast expanse of water, or stay on the banks and indulge in a spot of fishing

Day trip:

  • Lough Key Forest Park - Enjoy a stroll around this lovely area and try the tree canopy walk
  • Galway Bay - Try sailing or sea fishing, or perhaps take a trip out the the Aran islands off shore