Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland

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2 bedrooms, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
2 bedrooms, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
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Overview of Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland

Entire homePrivate host

Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland

Entire home

2 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
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Banagher, Offaly

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBirr Castle19 min drive
  • Popular LocationClonfert Cathedral19 min drive
  • Popular LocationThe Irish Workhouse Centre28 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 4
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 double bed
Bathroom 1
    Shower
Bathroom 2
    Shower

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland

Adults-only cottage in Birr
John and Marian invite you to rent this 300 year old farm homestead Chestnut Cottage which is situated on the McDonald farm at Lusmagh, Banagher, Co. Offaly only 1 Km from the River Shannon. It was the original home of the McDonald family for generations. The Chestnut Cottage has been lovingly restored, keeping as much as possible of the Old World character of the cottage while adding all the modern comforts. It is located close to the main farmhouse, in a nice farm garden with an orchard.
The Chestnut Cottage is in the Galway/Offaly area, three miles from the popular riverside town of Banagher in Co. Offaly. The wide bridge which crosses the River Shannon to County Galway opens the way to tour the west of Ireland. Banagher is famous for its Irish music pubs, its river cruises, Bog walks and Rail tours, Great Fishing, (Pike fishing is particularly rewarding), Excellent super markets and shops, Restaurants, and Hotels. Most of the pubs serve really good food also.
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers DVD players and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation is furnished with desks and dining tables. Kitchens or kitchenettes offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Marian McDonald

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing
Property is kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • Beach sunloungers

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage
  • Car recommended

Kitchen

  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Spices
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Dining

  • Dining table

Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided

Entertainment

  • Smart TV
  • DVD player
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture

Laundry

  • Washing machine

Work spaces

  • Desk

Comfort

  • Heating

Pets

  • Pet friendly

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In a rural location
  • Near a health or beauty spa

Things to do

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Marina nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Hiking nearby

General

  • Sleeps 4
  • Property does not allow children

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions

Pets

Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host (a party not acting within their trade, business or profession). EU consumer law relating to professional hosts will not apply to your booking. However, the Book with Confidence Guarantee and the cancellation policy set by the private host will cover your booking.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Property registration number 1981411JH

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Holiday River Shannon Centre Ireland House Banagher
Holiday River Shannon Centre Ireland House
Holiday River Shannon Centre Ireland Banagher
Holiday River Shannon Centre Ireland
Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland Birr
Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland Cottage Birr
Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland Cottage
Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland Birr
Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland Cottage
Holiday by the River Shannon in Centre of Ireland Cottage Birr

About this area

Birr

Located in Birr, this cottage is in a rural area. Portumna Forest Park and Portumna Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lough Derg and Lough Boora Parklands. Make sure you get close to the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Birr Castle - 19 min drive
  • Clonfert Cathedral - 19 min drive
  • The Irish Workhouse Centre - 28 min drive
  • Portnumna Castle - 28 min drive
  • Portumna Forest Park - 29 min drive

Getting around

  • Roscrea Station - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Flynn's Bar & Restaurant - 5 min drive
  • Crank Road Restaurant & Cafe - 5 min drive
  • Eyrecourt Chip Shop - 17 min drive
  • Tea Room - 21 min drive

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