Lough Allen View

Drumkeeran near Carrick-on-Shannon, County Leitrim (Ref. 912769)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free

The property

This welcoming detached cottages is situated in an elevated position overlooking Lough Allen, and three miles from the rural village of Drumkeeran in the County of Leitrim. Comfortably furnished throughout this cosy cottage is an ideal romantic base for a couple to explore this lovely part of Ireland. All ground floor, this charming Leitrim cottage has an open plan living area, comprising a kitchen, where you can prepare superb food, together with dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. There is a separate sitting room if you want to escape with a good book or just relax and plan your next day’s activities. Outside this lovely cottage why not relax at the front of the cottage and enjoy the beautiful countryside view and catch Lough Allen sparkling over the hedges. Take a trip to the rural village of Drumkeeran where you will find a couple of shops and four pubs. There are many walking trails and cycling routes in this peaceful part of Ireland. Take a trip on one of the many boat trips which leave Carrick-on-Shannon, cruise along the River Shannon or travel further on to Sligo where you will find live traditional music and many gourmet restaurants. If you are looking to really relax, some of Ireland’s finest beaches are at Enniscrone and Strandhill. Strokestown House with its Famine Museum is well worth a visit too. This cottage is a delightful base to explore this lovely part of Ireland at any time of the year.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground Floor

  • Two double bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area & seating area with woodburning stove
  • Separate sitting room

General

  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • TV with FreeSat, DVD
  • Selection of books
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Front seating area (seats 2)
  • Shop & pub 3 miles

Notes:

  • There is one step leading to the bathroom and sitting room

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

DRUMKEERAN, COUNTY LEITRIM

Drumshanbo 11 miles; Carrick-on-Shannon 18 miles.

Driving times:

  • Sligo Airport-26.3 miles; 49 mins
  • Dublin ferry-121 miles; 2 hours 24 mins

Area:

  • Nearest Shop; Drumkeeran, 3 miles
  • Nearest Pub; Drumkeeran, 3 miles
  • Nearest Town; Carrick-on Shannon, 21.4 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Carrick-on-Shannon – This bustling town has everything you need to keep busy, shops, pubs and restaurants, a leisure centre, and even a theatre!
  • Lough Key Forest – Test your nerve on the daredevil aerial forest trail at the Zipit Adventure Centre

Day trip:

  • Streedagh Beach – Kick off your shoes and paddle in the sea on this beautiful, sandy beach in Sligo
  • Dublin City - Get an early start and venture to the upbeat city of Dublin for the chance to hear some live, traditional folk music over a pint of Guinness