Luxurious Cottage in Irish Countryside
Please come and enjoy our beautiful well equipped Gort na gCapall luxury cottage located in the heart of North Tipperary and close to the shores of Lough Derg.
Are you an independent traveller looking for a holiday destination off the traditional tourist trail but in a spectacular, location? Or have you a special family or sailing event on the horizon, that you would like to convene in a memorable, but central location? Do you like the sound of silence, the scents of nature and sporting & sightseeing opportunities in abundance? Would you like the space and comfort of a fantastic luxurious holiday home, with friendly advice and assistance on hand as required?
Our Cottage is an ideal base for the truly rural holiday located on a 120 acre family farm in the heart of Tipperary countryside, guests are encouraged to explore the fields and experience rural life first hand. It is a perfect base for walkers - the cottage is located on the Sli Eala walk, stop off at Hanly Tweeds, Ballyartella or have a pint or some delicious food at The Thatched Cottage, Ballycommon. Enjoy watching, or indeed participating, in the evening milking of our cows or simply soak up the genuine atmosphere created by this welcoming family.
Our cottage has been prepared to make your vacation truly memorable - high end furnishings, fully equipped cream kitchen with granite breakfast bar, microwave, cooking hob and oven, laundry room with washing machine and dryer, CD player, Radio, TVs and DVDs.
Gort na gCapall cottage at Annaghbeg, Drominner is a modern luxury home within a traditional Irish Cottage where the pace of life ambles.
Three out of our four bedrooms have European King Sized beds (American Queen) which are very tastefully decorated with two en-suites making your stay very comfortable. The master bedroom upstairs has a spacious walk in wardrobe and en-suite with wonderful black out blinds for the ideal lie in!. Our other bedroom has twin beds dressed with crisp white linen.
The main bathroom of the house with its marble tiled floor has a free standing bath with separate shower.
The open plan kitchen/dining/sun room area contains facilities, equipment and fittings of excellent quality and standard.
Our open plan living area has a beautiful open fireplace and we supply our own wood for your convenience. The seating in this area is our fine brown leather couches or indeed our window seat for dining in this area.
The Cottage is very spacious complete with Patio for all fresco dining - furniture and BBQ provided.
For those rainy days, a full DVD Library to choose from and also a full bookcase or indeed a game of pool on our 6' pool table to entertain the younger ones. We can also arrange a cookery demonstration locally where you get to eat the food with a glass of wine - very relaxing.
Due to its location we can provide horse trekking, cycle routes, walk routes, local sport, boat trips, sky diving, fishing and many more activities from which to choose from. Watch the sailboats and fishing boats come and go at the very nearby village of Dromineer. Take a trip on the lake on a 50-seater tour boat.
Alternatively, rent a small sailboat or fishing boat and go exploring on your own. The fishing in the area is great, especially for pike and trout. Local experienced fishing guides will be glad to provide instruction and local knowledge. Facilities on site include an outdoor horse gallop or a trek on a pony and trap can also be organized for the visitor who wants to see the local countryside.
The location of the Cottage facilitates a 2 mile wallk/drive to the lakeside village of Dromineer on Lough Derg, 5 miles from the nearest town of Nenagh. The Cottage is located a 50 yard stroll to the walking trail of Sli Eala.
It is such an ideal setting - day trips to the Cliffs of Moher, Killarney, the Burren, or the Dingle Peninsula or a shorter day exploring the smaller quaint towns of Terryglass (on Lough Derg) and then Killaloe (on the river Shannon) both a short 15-20 minute drive and the castles in Birr and Limerick about a 40 minute drive. The M-7 (major highway) is only minutes away which cut the long day trips travel time easily by half.
Vist the local Pubs for Pub-Grub ie. the Whiskey Still in Dromineer, the Thatched Cottage in Ballycommon and the Orchard/Fairways Pub near the Nenagh Golf Club. These pubs also specialise in Irish music where one can dance or indeed relax and chat the locals.
Nenagh is a quaint and friendly town and just walking through the town and having coffee/tea and a ‘sweet’ in The Pantry, Country Choice or Quigley’s Bakery or visiting the butcher at Hanlons to buy wonderful local meats are all a treat. .
Single Family Home with 2 levels
4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1500 square feet
King, King, King, and 2x Twin
8 guests maximum
Shannon Airport - SNN
1 hour by taxi
Beautiful View of countryside
Activities of Interest
- The Whiskey Still (Pub)
- Nenagh Golf Club
- The Pantry Cafe
Places of Interest
- Cliffs of Moher – Stretching along the Atlantic coast these stunning cliffs reach a height of over 200 metres and offer fantastic views.
- The Dingle Peninsula – Extending into the Atlantic Ocean the beautiful peninsula offers amazing walks along the coast or swimming from its beaches.
- Fishing - The fishing in the area is great, especially for pike and trout. Local experienced fishing guides will be glad to provide instruction and local knowledge.
- Pubs - Vist the local Pubs for Pub-Grub ie. the Whiskey Still in Dromineer, the Thatched Cottage in Ballycommon and the Orchard/Fairways Pub near the Nenagh Golf Club. These pubs specialize in Irish music where one can dance or chat with the locals.
- Covered Parking
- DVD Player
- Espresso Machine
- High Speed Internet
- Laundry Service
- Multiple TVs
- Outdoor Grill
- Satellite/Cable TV
- Washer & Dryer
- Wireless Internet