Mary's house

GP / nuit
4 single beds
1 double bed
1 double extra bed

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Our house is a tranquil retreat overlooking the picturesque Lough Scur. It is a detached dormer bungalow built c.2005 with an attractive double height living room and a mezzanine area study which doubles as an additional bedroom with a sofa bed. A galley kitchen is located off an open plan living and dining area. There are three spacious bedrooms; the master bedroom at first floor level has a king size double bed and its own en suite with an electric shower. The other two bedrooms are at ground floor level. The main bathroom at this level has an in-bath shower. There is oil fired central heating. The house is surrounded by a large garden area front and back with outdoor seating to sit, relax and enjoy the beautiful view over the lake. Minimum stay 3 nights


Our house is located in an area of lakes and canals, rolling countryside and attractive country towns. Drumshanbo, (twinned with Locquirec in Brittany, France) is 6 km away has a well stocked supermarket, cafes, takeaways and traditional pubs as well as the Lough Allen Hotel, Spa and Leisure Centre. Acres Lake close to Drumshanbo is home to an open air swimming pool, playground and tennis courts. The local village of Drumcong, 1 km away has a pub with adjoining shop. Carrick on Shannon, 14 km away has a beautiful boardwalk over the river, a cinema and theater as a wealth of cafe's, bars and restaurants and boutiques.


Drumcong is a 2 hour drive from Dublin Airport and , 1 hour drive from Ireland West Airport at Knock, Co.. Mayo while Belfast International Airport is approximately 2.5 house drive away. It's central location means much of Ireland's midlands, west and north west is easily accessible. Galway City is 2 hours away, and both Sligo and Enniskillen in Northern Ireland are an hours drive. Waterways - The house is located in close proximity to the 63 km Shannon Erne Waterway which comprises river, lake and still-water canal and links the navigation systems of the Shannon and Erne rivers. This is a rich fishing area with many lakes to choose from. Lough Scur directly opposite the house offers pike, perch and bream fishing. Several water based activities are available along the Shannon Erne Blueway from Drumshanbo to Carrick on Shannon such as kayaking, canoeing and paddleboarding. A new cycle path connects Drumshanbo to Leitrim Village crossing the beautiful Acres Lake via a new pontoon. Electric bikes are available to rent in Leitrim Village. Golf - Balinamore Golf Club, a beautiful parkland 9 hole golf course is located within a 15 min drive from the house. Carrick on Shannon Golf club, which is situated circa 6km from Carrick on Shannon is a scenic 18 hole course with a 6 bay driving range and putting and pitching practice area. The surrounding area is home to many festivals such as the Ballinamore Drama Festival in March, the Joe Mooney Traditional Music Festival and the Carrick Water Festival both in July. Further afield attractions include Lough Key Forest Park with a beautiful lakeside cafe, walks and trails, a tree top walk and Zipit zip wire facility. Arigna Mining Experience Visitor Centre in located some 14 km away in Co. Roscommon. The stunning Glencar waterfall (mentioned by W.B Yeats in The Stolen Child) is situated in North Leitrim some 11 km west of Manorhamilton. Lough Rynn Castle Hotel, located some 21 km away near Mohill has beautiful walled gardens and offers a wonderful afternoon tea. Leitrim has Ireland's shortest coastline of 4 km at Tullaghan. Strandhill in Sligo is an hours drive away is a mecca for surfers and is home to seaweed baths.

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Washing machine
Microwave oven
Heating system
Wheelchair accessible
Baby gear
Private garden
Private pool
Private parking space
Doorman included
Cleaning person included

House rules

Smokers welcome
Pets welcome
Children welcome
Dog to feed
Cat to feed
Plants to water


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Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Yes, this accommodation has a garden. You will find more details about the garden and other facilities on this page.
Yes, this accommodation has one or more parking spaces.
This accommodation has 3 bedrooms.
The surface of this accommodation is 135m2.
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