Co Leitrim 5 person apartment with super lake view

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Entire guest suite hosted by Katrin

5 guests, 3 bedrooms, 4 beds, 1.5 bathrooms
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Self-contained 3-bedroom apartment with private patio to enjoy the stunning views over Lough Allen.
This well-equipped apartment with its own entrance and private parking is situated next door to the owner on the same grounds, outside the picturesque village of Ballinagleragh on beautiful Lough Allen. It boasts its own patio with large dining table and chairs, barbecue, sun lounger, garden with swings, and a quirky firepit area and wood shed snug.

The space
The apartment sleeps 5 persons in 3 bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin, 1 single). There's a cosy living room and dining area with an open fireplace, TV, sofa, rocking chair and armchair. The kitchen was recently renovated and is fully equipped. The bathroom has a shower, sink and bidet; a small second bathroom includes an additional toilet as well as a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is plenty of indoor and outdoor entertainment, e.g. dartboard, board games, 2 swings, badminton net and rackets. The patio features a large dining table and chairs, a BBQ and wooden sun lounger. For balmy summer evenings, there is also a magical circular firepit area with stone-walled seating, perfect for marshmallow roasting, and a swing seat inside a sheltered wood shed.
The area is abound with stunning scenery, the Leitrim Way for hikers runs just behind the house where you will also find a historic Sweat House and Holy Well. A pier down the road is excellent for pier jumping or just relaxing and watching magnificent sunsets. The picturesque town of Drumshanbo is just a 10min drive away. Here, you will find good shopping facilities and an outdoor pursuits centre with a wide range of watersports activities. The quaint town is also the start of the fantastic Blueway, an innovative on-water and land-based trail, perfect for cycling, walking and kayaking.
Other highly recommended places/activities in the area are the Arigna Mining Experience, Lough Key Forest & Activity Park, electric bike hire in Leitrim Village, Marble Arch Caves, the Shannon Pot, Cuilcagh Boardwalk to name but a few.

Further details see 'Location' section below.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
TV
Washing machine
Dryer
Patio or balcony
Garden
Indoor fireplace

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Where you’ll be

Ballinaglera, County Leitrim, Ireland

The apartment overlooks majestic Lough Allen and the Arigna mountains. Behind the house is the Iron Mountain range which offers magnificent hiking. We are just a 10min drive away from Drumshanbo and within easy reach of beautiful Carrick-on-Shannon with several supermarkets as well as a range of fabulous restaurants and pubs.

Drumshanbo Gunpower Gin, The Shed Distillery, and the Curious Mind of PJ Rigney
A creator of new recipes, an inventor, an experimenter – PJ dreamed of building his own distillery, but not just any distillery. The location was crucial – it had to be wild, un-manicured, in the heart of rural Ireland. A place of curiosity & inspiration, surrounded by nature, immersed in rich history. He discovered the beautiful village of Drumshanbo, on the shores of Lough Allen, at the foothills of Sliabh an Iarainn (The Iron Mountain), and PJ knew he had found the location for his distillery.

Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands
Take a journey into the unknown and uncover the very heartbeat of Ireland.
Ireland's Hidden Heartlands has its own beat, its own vibrant pace. It's a place where you can find your own rhythm. Explore the jewel of Ireland’ Hidden Heartland the beautiful and vibrant Carrick on Shannon.

Shannon Blueway
Enjoy the waters and leafy walking and cycling trails along the Shannon Blueway. With so many ways to enjoy the Shannon Blueway, it’s a fun and novel way to explore the county’s sights and delights. Experience the route from the water with canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding; while walkers and cyclists can follow the Blueway’s trails and take in the scenery on land. Travelling along the Shannon Blueway, you paddle under the bridges, alongside the riverbanks and through sunlit tree arches as it winds its way from Drumshanbo to Carrick-on-Shannon.

Carrowkeel
Carrowkeel is a beautifully situated neolithic hilltop passage tomb complex consisting of 14 passage cairns and is one of the most beautiful and mysterious of the Irish megalithic complexes.


The Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark
The Marble Arch Caves is host to one of the finest show caves in Europe. Visitors are guided through a fascinating natural underworld of rivers, waterfalls, winding passages and lofty chambers while stunningly beautiful cave formations glisten all around.


The Arigna Mining Experience
The Arigna Mining Experience is a unique community inspired initiative which records 400 years of mining history in the area.

Lough Key Forest & Activity Park
THE LOUGH KEY EXPERIENCE
WALKING AND CYCLING TRAILS
Walking Trails in Lough Key suit walkers of all abilities.
There is a Cycle trail at Lough Key which is perfectly suited to families with kids bikes,
Zipit
Zipit is a high wire forest adventure park with a difference. A place for young and old, where children can let their imagination run wild and where adults can embrace their inner child.
Tree Canopy Walk
Discover how this fascinating landscape has been shaped; from underground to up amongst the treetops, ‘Irelands only Tree Canopy Walk, a truly unique experience immersing you in the history, flora and fauna that make Lough Key so unique.
Boda Borg
is a Swedish concept unique to Ireland and is challenging for both adults and children.

The ’Stairway to Heaven’ – Cuilcagh Boardwalk Trail
The Cuilcagh Boardwalk Trail also nicknamed the Stairway to Heaven Walk is located in Co. Fermanagh. The route meanders through one of the largest expanses of blanket bog in Northern Ireland, traversing over tracks, boardwalk and staircase. A steep climb is required to reach the viewing platform on Cuilcagh Mountain which provides breath taking views of the surrounding lowlands.

Electric & Traditional Bikes for hire
Cycling the Shannon Blueway & Lough Key
Cycling for all the family on the traffic free Shannon Blueway in Leitrim Village and woodland trail in Lough Key Forest and Activity Park, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Bikes available for all fitness levels.

Hosted by Katrin

Joined in September 2017
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German lady, living in Ireland since 2001

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Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Check out: 11:00 am
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

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