THE PROPERTY DESCRIPTION.
Monica and Seán welcome you to Glenview Lodge.Browse images above and DISCOVER VIDEO to see what we have to offer., We have been 4 star approved by Fáilte Ireland (Ireland's Tourism Development Authority) since we tastefully restored the cottage in 2005 and began welcoming guests.
Glenview Lodge is a Self Catering Farmhouse accommodation ideal for touring the South and West of Ireland.
Situated in its own private grounds in the heart of rural Limerick.
The house is approached via a long driveway offering spectacular views of the countryside. Enjoy the local walking trails.
The house in its tranquil setting among mature gardens including some ancient beech trees combines the charm of an old farmhouse with high quality living. The highest standard of accommodation is provided including Wi-Fi while retaining the building’s old traditional character. Broadford Village winner of Pride of Place 2016, which is a 32 county community competition is within 2 km. The village includes children’s playground, Church, food store, pubs and arboretum.
Relax and unwind in this beautifully restored 19th Century three bedroom farmhouse in rural Limerick 2km from Cork border and Broadford village. Glenview Lodge is recorded on the ordnance survey maps printed in the 1830s. The ideal place for you to experience the real Ireland. You will be within the route of the local walking trails. Ideal for golfing, angling, equestrian activities and touring Cork, Kerry, Clare, Limerick and Tipperary.
Accommodation is available for up to five people. The area of the house is1020sq.ft. The integrity of the house and gardens have been respected in the restoration work. On the ground floor you will find living room which includes traditional features including bellows and crane in the fireplace and a bookcase with books by Irish authors. The kitchen/dining room in addition to modern equipment includes traditional features such as an Irish kitchen dresser. A porch, toilet and utility room are also on the ground floor. The first floor includes 1 double bedroom with ensuite facilities, 1 twin and 1 single bedroom and a separate bathroom. For outdoor entertaining there is a terraced seating area in the large garden. Enjoy the wonderful views from the farm of the local countryside. The gardens also include an orchard.
CONTACT US RE AVAILABLE PACKAGES/SPECIAL OFFERS AND
LOCAL IRISH EXPERIENCES
Receive our “Breakfast Welcome Pack”. Enjoy a traditional Irish Stew. Join us for a talk on the history of the house, farm and locality and Irish History in general.Discover the Local walks. packed lunch, Irish Coffee demo.
The local Broadford Ashford Walking Trails which consist of 7 sign-posted walks will introduce the visitor to the many natural springs, bird life, wild life, bogs and historical sites. Walks range from 4km to 20km over a variety of terrain from open farmland and forest paths to quiet country roads. Maps and extensive local information are available to guests and also information on other walking and garden trails in Cork and Limerick.
Visit Ballybunion the famous beach and Golf Links1hr drive,Charleville golf course 25 min. and Adare 35 mins. from the Lodge.
Discovering the South and west of Ireland
Some suggested day trips: Limerick City, Cork City, Blarney Castle, Fota Island Wild Life Park, Spike Island, Killarney Lakes and the Ring of Kerry, Ballybunion Beach and Golf Links, The Rock of Cashel, Bunratty Castle Folk Park and Banquets, The Cliffs of Moher, Lough Gur Stone Age Visitor Centre, Ballyhoura Bicycle Trails Dingle Peninsula and Skellig Islands (world heritage site.)
Festivals in Munster.
A random list of some of the festivals/days of commemoration.
March 17th March St. Patrick’s Day.
April Easter Ceremonies and holidays.
May Riverfest Limerick City.
Ballyhoura Walking Festival.
Writers’ Week in Listowel
June Lough Gur Summer Solstice Fest
Charleville Agricultural Show
Mid Summer Concert Broadford
July Foynes International Flying Boat Festival
Broadford Horse and Pony Racing
August Holiday Weekend.
Rose of Tralee Festival.
Puck Fair Killorglin Co.Kerry
September Listowel Racehorse meeting
October Broadford Autumn weekend Festival
November Halloween Storytelling Festival
December/January Christmas/New Year Ceremonies/Holidays