Lios na Sli

Lios na Sli

Superb four bedroom bungalow overlooking Donegal bay, Teelin Harbour and Slieve League. Located in the very scenic south-west Donegal. On over an acre of professionally landscaped grounds. Ideal base for touring Co. Donegal. The wonderful gardens overlook Teelin Bay, which is nestled between the gardens and Slieve League. Must be seen to be appreciated!

4 bedrooms to sleep 6-8

  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 2 single beds
  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 1 double bed and en-suite
  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 1 double bed and en-suite (disabled)
  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 1 double bed and en-suite

Bathroom with bath and plumbed in shower

Main living room has open fireplace

Fitted kitchen – separate dining area with table and chairs

1 x Electric hob and oven

Microwave and fridge.

Utility Room: Washing machine & Tumble dryer, Freezer

Outside clothes line, iron and ironing board

Oil fired central heating

House has double-glazing & treble glazing

TV and Open Fire.

House:
Superb four bedroom bungalow overlooking Donegal bay, Teelin Harbour and Slieve League. Located in the very scenic south-west Donegal. On over an acre of professionally landscaped grounds. Ideal base for touring Co. Donegal. The wonderful gardens overlook Teelin Bay, which is nestled between the gardens and Slieve League. Must be seen to be appreciated!

 

Gardens:
Spectacular landscaped grounds incorporating a private area for sun bathing. Incorporating natural stone seats and incorporating a good variety of native plants, the gardens were designed to achieve a natural feel. There are also megalithic artefacts in the Kilcar and Carrick area and the gardens at the house in fact overlook a Cashel or ring fort.
Shopping:
There are 2 convenience stores located in Carrick, which is c.1.6 km (1 mile) from the house . For more general shopping, there are a variety of shops in Killybegs which is c.16.5 km (10 miles away) or Donegal town, which is 45km (28 miles) from the house.

About the Location:

  • Aspect: The house  is situated on an elevated position in south-west Donegal between Killybegs and Glencolmcille. It overlooks Donegal Bay to the south and Teelin Bay to the west. The cliffs of North Mayo are clearly visible on clear days.
  • Mountain: Slieve League is within a mile of the house (as the crow flies) on the opposite side of Teelin Bay to the house and gardens. Slieve League is 595 meters in height and is regarded as the highest sea cliffs in Europe.
  • Traditional Music: This area of Donegal is among the best in the Ireland for traditional music. It has a particularly rich tradition of fiddle playing and festivals are hosted in Glencolmcille in July and August of each year while Carrick hosts a traditional festival at the end of October in each year.
  • Gaelteacht (Irish speaking area): The wider area is classified by Irish governmental agencies as a Gaelteacht (Irish speaking area), though everyone speaks English too. Irish language courses are run throughout the summer in Glencolmcille, which is about 6 miles from the house.
  • Scenery: This area of Donegal is one of the most beautiful areas in Ireland with notable wildlife and animals, which are sadly no longer seen or heard in other parts of the country. The Skylark and Cuckoo are but two of the many birds which frequent the area. Of particular note are the areas of Muckross Point, Carrick, Meenaneary and Glencolmcille.
  • Beaches: A small beach is situate to the south of the house and located about a mile away. Also of note is Silver Strand at Malin Beg (west of Slieve League on the Glencolmcille side of the mountain). Note too Fintra beach which is situate between Killybegs and Kilcar.
  • Hill Walking & Cycling: With so many lovely mountains and hills in South West Donegal such as Slieve League to the west of the house, the hills around Glencolmcille, Muckross Point near Kilcar, there is no shortage of hill walks. Errigal Mountain in the northern part of the county is also recommended. Note O.S. Discovery series map 10.
  • Boat Trips: from Teelin bay around Slieve League are available for sightseers and anglers.
  • Sea Fishing: There are numerous points for sea-fishing in this area from Killybeggs right around to Glencolmcille. The local pier at Teelin is recommended.
  • Restaurants: Killybeggs, Glencolmcille (seasonal), Carrick: bar.
  • Glencolmcille: Is world famous for its wealth of Archaeology. Monuments include standing stones, a Martello tower, old graveyards, and a folk museum village; the brainchild of the late Rev. Fr. James McDyre. Glencolmcille took its name from the Irish St. Colmcille 521 AD.

 

Traditional Music:
The main locations for music are:

1.     Glencolmcille: Is particularly famous for its fiddle playing and hosts a fiddle school at the end of July every year. Traditional music is a feature in the public houses of Glencolmcille throughout the year and particularly so in the summer months. Glencolmcille is situated about 6 miles west of the house.

2.     Carrick: Traditional music festival held at the end of October of each year. Music is also played on various nights in the public houses in Carrick throughout the year. Carrick is situate c.1 mile from the house

3.     Kilcar: is the 1st village that the visitor encounters after leaving Killybegs. Kilcar also has a vibrant music scene, especially during the summer months. It is situate about 5 miles from the house to the east.

4.     Teelin: “The Rusty” public house is world famous for its music. Teelin is situate about a mile across the bay from the house and is about 3-4 miles by road.

5.     Meenaneary: is a small village situate to the north of the house and hosts its own music festival in June of each year.

 

Gaelteacht (Irish speaking area):

The Gaelteacht covers extensive parts of counties Donegal, Mayo, Galway and Kerry – all on the Western seaboard – and also parts of counties Cork, Meath and Waterford. Although all of the Gaelteacht population speaks English, these are the only parts of Ireland where Irish is still spoken as a community language. The preservation of the Gaelteacht as an Irish-speaking community has been regarded by successive Governments, as of utmost importance since the foundation of the State. Not only does the Gaelteacht present on opportunity to naturally maintain the continuity of the Irish tradition, but also provides the ideal environment for the people who wish to become proficient in the Irish language.

What’s Included and Tariffs

  • Included: Bed linen provided
  • Included: Towel allocation provided
  • Included: Segregated recycling facilities (everything must be rinsed to prevent contamination)
  • Included: Welcome pack

 

Extra:     Electricity is operated by €2 coins. This is full on arrival and should be left full on departure.

  • Extra: Heating oil is metered, the cost of which is passed on, on a per liter basis.
  • Extra: Un-segregated Waste.
  • Refundable Damage Deposit: €200

Cong Holiday Let

A beautiful 5 bedroom detached, secluded, private property yet only 5 minutes walk from Cong village.

Riverside setting with private fishing and access to river for kayaking and swimming – equipment provided in season. Guests can walk from the property and not have to cross a road or footpath as tracks and woodland are in close proximity. Ideal rural retreat irrespective of the time of year.

5 Bedrooms – 4 double ensuite and 1 twin ensuite. This property can accommodate 10 people.

There is a private enclosed garden complete with garden furniture and a bbq.

Towels are included in the rental price.

Babysitting is available on request.

The house is on an historic, landscaped site and only a stroll from the village with shop, pubs, restaurants and cafes.

Nearby are the impressive grounds of Cong Abbey with walks graded for all abilities.

Utilities extra and are payable on site.  Please note there is a fully refundable security deposit payable in cash on arrival of €500

Please contact the office on 061 335799 for availability  and reservations.

2019 weekly rates

May – Aug €1150 per week

Sept -Oct  €910 per week

Directions:-
From Galway take the N84 to Headford. From Headford take the R334 to Cross. At Cross take a left turn on to the R346 to Cong.

From Castlebar take the N84 to Ballinrobe then the R334 to the Neale. Just after the Neale take a right turn on to the R345 to Cong

 

Churchfield

This beautiful 3 bedroom house is located within walking distance of the village of Doonbeg, County Clare, only a few miles from the seaside town of Kilkee and Kilrush market town. It is tastefully furnished inside with a welcoming open fire in the lounge, cosy bedrooms and fully equipped kitchen. This home offers an ideal base from which to tour the West Coast of Clare. Enjoy a spot of fishing, golfing or simply just relax. Lots to do for the whole family and a home you will long to return to.

Driving Instructions:  From Limerick and Shannon  follow signs for N-18 to Ennis from there follow Kilrush and Kilkee signs (N-68). Continue on N-68 through Lissycasey approx -8.5km from Lissycasey come to a junction sign-posted Kilmihill and Doonbeg the Crossroads pub on the right continue through Kilmihill  village to junction with the R-483 turn right through Cree village and then turn left for Doonbeg continue on R-484 FOR 4 KM come to junction with N-67 and turn left Doonbeg 3km.

Walking, Traditional Music 0.15 miles. Childrens Playground ½ miles. Golf, Fishing, Coastal walks 1 miles. Bird watching 5 miles. Swimming Pool, Horse riding, Pony trekking, Aquadome 7 miles.

Very friendly and helpful locals’ Pubs and restaurants only a few minutes away where you can expect a session (music) to start at any time. Lovely peaceful hill and beach walks close by and a real golfers paradise.

Kilkee beach and superb cliff walks, seven miles.

Spanish Point  beautiful beach and walk, seven miles.

White Strand lovely beach, views and walk, two miles.

Lahinch and Doonbeg beaches for surfing.

Doolin beach is also close by with traditional music regularly.

Doonbeg famous Golf Course three miles away.

Lahinch, Kilrush and Kilkee Golf Courses are within close proximity.

 

Croan Cottages 2 Bedrooms

Croan Cottages are Four Star, traditional Irish self catering cottages in Kilkenny. The cottages are set around a central courtyard on the grounds of historic Croan House. Croan Cottages offer outstanding accommodation for self catering holidays in Ireland.

Each 2 bedroom cottage has one double bedroom and one twin bedroom as well as a bathroom (with bath and power shower), a living room (with open fire) and a kitchen and dining area.  Although the cottages have a traditional style and are on an old estate, they were built recently and have been furnished to an exceptionally high standard.

The cottages boast all the mod cons one could expect from four star self catering accommodation, including fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge/freezer, cooker, microwave, TV and central heating. Each cottage has an open fire in the lounge for Autumn or Winter evenings and direct access to private patio and barbeque area for al fresco dining and lazy summer evenings.

All of the cottages are designated as ‘No Smoking’. Smoking is permittted outside. Pets are permitted to stay with their owners in some of the cottages by prior arrangment.

Each Holiday Cottage offers the following:

• Large kitchen and living area
• Bright and cheerful décor
• Private Patio and BBQ area
• Open Fire
• Free Wireless Broadband
• Satellite TV • DVD Player
• Meals available onsite
• Washing Machine/Dryer
• Dishwasher • Fridge Freezer
• Electric cooker
• Microwave
• Private car park
• Water provided from private well
• Central heating

There is also a selection of board games and video games that guests can borrow.

 

Below are 2019 weekly rates. Short stay’s are also available. Please contact the office on 061 335799 for availability.

Date                                    Weekly Rate

May 4th                                 €523

May 11,18,25                        €512

June 1,8,15,22                      €523

June 29                                 €545

July 6,13,20                           €688

July 27 Aug 3,10,17,               €875

Aug 24                                   €655

Aug 31 Sept 7,14,21,28           €600

Oct 5,12,19,                            €490

Oct 26                                      €523

Nov / Dec                                 €468

 

 

Atlantean Seaside Cottage (WCH)

Atlantean Cottages in Kilkee, County Clare are 3-bedroom dormer bungalow’s. The kitchen / dining room has patio doors which leads to a small patio area. The living room has an open fireplace and there is a downstairs twin bedroom with the main bathroom.

Upstairs has 1 double bedroom, a twin bedroom and main bathroom.These holiday cottages are just 800 meters to the beautiful horse shoe shaped Blue Flag beach which Kilkee is famous for! The beach is one of the safest in Ireland for bathing and swimming as it slopes toward the sea without strong current.

Another choice for swimmers would be the famous Pollock Holes; which the water changes in every tide. For indoor swimming there is the Waterworld with a range of facilities including bubble pool, shower geysers, lazy river ride and a 61m crystal tower slide. There are a variety of good restaurants, cafes and bars, offering night-time musical entertainment. For those who love sport, there is a 18-Hole golf course, fishing, walking, pitch & Putt.

Utilities are charged extra as per our terms and conditions.

Kilkee is also a very good diving centre.

Features: Kitchen Including microwave, dishwasher,washing machine. Bed linen and duvets provided, beds are made up on arrival.  Travel cot available on request

Local Activities: Kilkee Surf School, Waterworld Scuba Diving, Golf, Fishing, Tennis, Walking, Pitch & Putt, Thalassotherapy Centre, Dining Out, Night Life, Nevsails Water Sport

Pet friendly.  There is a pet charge of €35 for 1 pet and €50 for 2 pets

 

Holiday Cottages & Cottage Rentals | Kilkee | Clare | Ireland

Directions

From Shannon: Take N18 to Ennis via Clarecastle, N68 to Lisseycasey, N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush. From Dublin: Take N7 to Limerick. In Limerick take the N18 to Ennis via Clarecastle, N68 to Lisseycasey, N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush.

From Cork N20 to Mallow, R522 to Dromcolliher, R521 Shanagolden, N69 to Glin, N67 to Tarbert Car Ferry. Arrive in Killimer pier and take N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush. In Kilkee :Coming into Kilkee take the first turn right. Continue down that road and take the 1st turn right again. Go straight out that road passing out water world and take the 2nd turn left it is singposted Atlantean Cottages.

 

Aughagower Cottage

Situated in the historical village of Aughagower in Westport which is only 4 miles away. Ideal location for touring the wonders of Co Mayo. Local pub, shop/post office and petrol station are all a 5 minute walk.
Large independant garden with garden furniture.

This cottage sleeps up to 6 people with one King size bedroom with en-suite, 1 double and 1 single room. Fully fitted kitchen with living room with open fire and dining room.

Holiday Homes Ireland Vacation Rentals | Westport | Mayo | Ireland

Directions

From Shannon: Take N18 to Clarinbridge via Ennis, N6 to Galway, N60 to Castlebar, N5 to Westport. From Dublin: N4 to Edgeworthstown, at Longford bypass roundabout take 2nd exit into bypass. N60 to Castlebar, N5 to Westport.

Atlantic View Holiday Homes- WCH (Non-Seaview)

These modern self-catering holiday homes in Clare are set around an Iron Age Stone fort with a breathtaking views over the Atlantic Ocean. These houses are just 10 minutes walk to the beautiful horse shoe shaped Blue Flag beach which Kilkee is famous for!

There are four bedrooms, 1 single bedroom on the ground floor and upstairs there is 1 double room, 1 twin room and 1 single room.

Utilities are charged extra as per our terms and conditions.

The beach is one of the safest in Ireland for bathing and swimming as it slopes toward the sea without strong current. Another choice for swimmers would be the famous Pollock Holes; which the water changes in every tide.

For indoor swimming there is the Waterworld with a range of facilities including bubble pool, shower geysers, lazy river ride and a 61m crystal tower slide.

Other activities include Kilkee Surf School, Waterworld, Scuba Diving, Golf, Fishing, Walking, Pitch & Putt, Thalassotherapy Centre, Dining Out, Night Life, Nevsails Water Sport

Holiday Home Ireland & Vacation Rentals | Kilkee | Clare | Ireland

Directions

From Shannon: Take N18 to Ennis via Clarecastle, N68 to Lisseycasey, N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush. From Dublin: Take N7 to Limerick. In Limerick take the N18 to Ennis via Clarecastle, N68 to Lisseycasey, N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush.

From Cork N20 to Mallow, R522 to Dromcolliher, R521 Shanagolden, N69 to Glin, N67 to Tarbert Car Ferry. Arrive in Killimer pier and take N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush. In Kilkee

Coming into Kilkee take the first left turn and at roundabout take the 2nd exit off the roundabout that follows the strand line. Take 5th exit which is sign poster ‘Scenic Drive / Loop Drive’. Take the 1st right for Castlefield.

 

The Stables, Culduff Cottages

The Stables is a beautifully restored 19th Century stone self catering cottage, located on a 100 acre working farm in Foxford, Co Mayo.

The Cottage has 4 ensuite bedrooms and can sleep up to 8 people.Located in a peaceful, rural setting, The Stables is a perfect base from which to tour the counties Mayo, Sligo and Galway, and the wider west coast of Ireland.

It is situated on a 100 acre, working farm and visitors can enjoy superb views over the surrounding bogland, lakes mountains while relaxing in serene surroundings.The Stables has been lovingly restored and refurbished to the highest standards to create a comfortable and cosy selfcatering cottage.

The cottage has 4 bedrooms – all of which have ensuite bathrooms – one double bedroom, two twin bedrooms and a bedroom with single bed and pull out bed. (Three of the bedrooms are located on the ground floor ).The open plan living area has a fully equipped kitchen with oven and hob, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer, and dining table, while the living area is comfortably furnished with TV and open fire place.  There is also a bait, tackle and freezer room. Electric blankets are also supplied. This family friendly cottage also has a childrens playroom.

Located 30 minute drive from Enniscrone Beach ( 3 miles of Beautiful Sandy Beach ).
RATES 2020
May –        €475.00 per week
June –       €525.00 per week
July –        €575.00 per week
August –   €650.00 per week
Sept –      €475.00 per week

Outside peak months (June – August) the cottages can be rented for shorter periods such as a long weekend, mini break or mid week stay.

  • Arrival time after 15:00
  • Departure time by 10:00
  • Well behaved pets allowed with prior agreement.  Pet fee is €25 per pet
  • Electricity and heating oil included in rates quoted
  • Towels and linen included in rates quoted
  • Cot and high chair available at no extra cost
  • Upon arrival, keys can be collected at the property
  • Rentals are Saturday – Saturday for June, July, August

TO BOOK THIS PROPERTY PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE ON 061335799

Directions

Directions from Dublin Airport: Travel Time by rd Approx 3 hrs, Approx 130 miles   Exit Dublin Airport following signs for M1 Motorway. Take M1 Motorway south towards Dublin exiting at the M50 junction and proceed south on the M50 Motorway. Exit M50 Motorway at junction 7 following signs for THE WEST (N4,N5,N6).  Continue forward until you arrive at the town of Longford. You will need to go into the town of Longford to proceed further West on the N5, road may be signposted WESTPORT which is the final town at the end of N5. you will cross the River Shannon to the west of Longford and road quality will generally deteriorate after this. The next town is Strokestown, you will need to turn left at the roundabout in the centre of town. Proceed straight on the road with no deviation until you reach the town of Ballaghaderreen. In Ballaghaderreen, at the top of the town after the road swings left you will need to turn right to continue on the N5. At this point you are approx, a half hour away from the cottages. Continue on N5 bypassing the town of Charlestown and arrive on bypass on the outskirts of Swinford. Turn right off the bypass and enter the town of Swinford. At bottom of town pass underneath the railway bridge in direction of Foxford/Ballina. Approx 2 miles out you will pass the River Moy. Approx 1 mile further on after a straight stretch on the road you will need to take a sharp turn to the right. ( At this point there may be a road sign pointing to the left saying TOOMORE), at top of hill turn right and the entrance to the cottages is down about 100 yards.

Moore Bay Holiday Homes (WCH)

Situated within easy walking distance of the beach and town centre (approx. 10 minute). The on-site tennis courts and children’s play area makes these holiday homes ideal for all the family

The beach is one of the safest in Ireland for bathing and swimming as it slopes toward the sea without strong current. Another choice for swimmers would be the famous Pollock Holes; which the water changes in every tide. For indoor swimming there is the Waterworld with a range of facilities including bubble pool, shower geysers, lazy river ride and a 61m crystal tower slide.

Other attractions includes surf school, scuba diving, 18-Hole championship quality golf course, fishing, walking, pitch & Putt and a variety of cafes, restaurants, and bars.

Spacious 3 bedroomed house. Master double room with ensuite, 1 twin room and 1 single room. Guests must supply their own tennis equipment. Features:

* Multi-channel TV
* Kitchen including microwave, dishwasher, washing machine
* Bed linen and duvets provided and beds are made upon arrival
* 2 Tennis courts and a playground on site (open June – September)
* Electric Central Heating
* Private patio
* Cots are available on request

Utilities are charged extra as per our terms and conditions.

Local Activities: Kilkee Surf School, Waterworld, Scuba Diving, Golf, Fishing, Walking, Pitch & Putt, Thalassotherapy Centre, Dining Out, Night Life, Nevsails Water Sport,

Self Catering Holiday Homes & Cottages | Kilkee | Clare | Ireland

Directions

From Shannon: Take N18 to Ennis via Clarecastle, N68 to Lisseycasey, N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush. From Dublin: Take N7 to Limerick. In Limerick take the N18 to Ennis via Clarecastle, N68 to Lisseycasey, N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush.

From Cork: N20 to Mallow, R522 to Dromcolliher, R521 Shanagolden, N69 to Glin, N67 to Tarbert Car Ferry. Arrive in Killimer pier and take N67 to Kilkee via Kilrush. In Kilkee:

Coming into Kilkee take the first left turn and at roundabout take the 1st exit off the roundabout and continue straight for 500 metres and houses are on the right hand side of the road. Turn right on entering site.

 

Old Farm Cottage

Old Farm Holiday Cottage offers Self Catering Holiday Accommodation within 1.5 miles of Sligo town.

This Recently renovated 3 Bedroom Cottage has been finished to a high standard and is located in a very scenic location. Lough Gill and Holy Well 10 minutes walk. Rosses Point and Strandhill beaches 10 minutes drive.

Large mature garden with apple trees and swing, make this ideal holiday accommodation to rent for families. Quiet location.

All mods cons including Satellite TV, DVD Player, Playstation 2, Dishwasher, microwave etc. Bicycles and Travel cot supplied, Ample parking. Hens on site for free range eggs every morning!

Fast Wifi also available.

Directions

Follow Old Dublin Road to GAA pitch (Markievicz park) Turn up by pitch and follow road for 0.7 miles. The house is first house on the left passed Scenic Drive.