The Lodge is a unique hand-crafted space, inspired by the rural location and forestry heritage of the area. You will have the whole space to yourself, with its cosy timber-themed rooms, wood-burning stove, full kitchen, living area and ensuite bedroom. The apartment sleeps 3 (1 double, 1 single) with an accessible shower room and step-free access throughout. Enjoy views of the landscaped garden from your own private outdoor terrace. Free parking is located on site. Your hosts live next door.
You will have access to the whole space, it is a self-catering apartment. You will have your own entrance and parking area.
The space consists of living room/kitchen area, dining area, bedroom and ensuite bathroom, plus outdoor terrace. The space is bright and spacious, with accessible design features. It is located on the ground floor, with step-free access from the car parking area. The bathroom has a wet room-style shower. There is a wood-burning stove with wood provided, international tv stations, DVD player with DVDs, books, board games, radio, CD player.
Acesso de hóspedes
Guests have access to the whole space, including an outdoor terrace. The space has its own entrance and parking area. The hosts live next door. Guests can also access the landscaped garden.
Interação com hóspedes
We will meet you on arrival and we can meet you in a local town if you don't have a satnav or would like help finding the place. After welcoming you, we will give you space to enjoy your time in The Lodge. During your stay you can contact us for assistance. The hosts live next door and you will have our telephone number.
We welcome the opportunity to rectify any issues during your stay, rather than reading about it afterwards.
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Archaeologists - We’ve have many archaeology students and professionals staying with us over the years, working at Rathcroghan. We have a storage room for gear and boots etc.
Bikers - We are motorbike friendly, with indoor motorbike parking and storage room. You can discuss touring options, repairs and local weekly bike meets with our resident biker.
Anglers - We are ideally situated for fishing holidays. Local fishing spots include Tulsk, Boyle and Carrick-on-Shannon. Local tackle shops are available in Castlerea, Carrick-on-Shannon and Ballaghaderreen.
Families - We are 30 minutes drive from Lough Key Forest Park, a unique space with parkland, forest, playground, boat hire, coffee shop and outdoor adventure area for kids of all ages. Attractions include Zip-It zip line, tree canopy walk, playground and Boda Borg adventure quests.
History - The area is rich in history and many visitors attractions provide detailed historical insight, including Rathcroghan ancient site (Tulsk), King House (Boyle), National Famine Museum and gardens (Strokestown), Douglas Hyde Centre (Frenchpark) [first president of Ireland], Clonalis House (Castlerea), Roscommon Castle, Boyle Abbey.
Knock Shrine - we are approx 30 minutes from Knock Shrine.
Horse riding, golf, walking and watersports are all available within 30 minutes drive. Explore the local area on the "Visit Roscommon" website and social media. We are also very close to Leitrim and the Shannon Blueway, Carrick on Shannon and other activities, see Leitrim Tourism website and social media.
Parkrun - Castlerea and Lough Key Forest Park - weekly timed 5km run on Saturday mornings at 9.30am.
Swimming pool and leisure centre - we are regular visitors to Aura Leisure Leitrim in Carrick on Shannon, with adults and kids swim times plus gym and health suite. Playground on site too.
The Lodge is a self-catering apartment. It is presented clean and tidy. We request that you leave the apartment as you found it, including the kitchen. We do not charge a cleaning fee so please respect this house rule!
Pets are not allowed.
We do not provide breakfast.
We ask guests to separate refuse into rubbish, recycling and glass. There are clear guidelines on how to do this in the apartment.
We request guests switch off all lights, heating and appliances when not in the apartment.