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Luxury Lakeside House, Great Fishing & Golf, Not Far from Town

People13
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
People
13
Bedrooms
6
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday home in Hillquarter - Lakeside Lodge

House, 6 Bedrooms, 4.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 12-13)

Six bedroom modern two-story house on own grounds, borders the river and Lough Ree lake, sleeps up to 13 people. Garden runs down to riverbank. The house is located about 1 mile (1.6kM) from Athlone town. The spacious open-plan living/ dining room/ kitchen has a wood burning stove. The house also has a separate sitting room, one en-suite shower room and two family bathrooms. Outside is a large South-facing deck with outdoor dining facilities & barbecue. The large garden is bordered by a small wood. Entertainment is provided by indoor & outdoor games and satellite TV.

There are numerous riverside fishing locations nearby. Fishing from your deck-chair at the lakeside or easy available boat-hire. Tie up your boat at the garden. Lots of wildlife on the river & lake. Cruising on the River Shannon & Lough Ree. Walking distance from Athlone town with many activities, shopping & visitor attractions to go to. Many good restaurants in Athlone town.

Several top class 18-hole golf courses nearby. Horse Riding Stables nearby.

Keywords: Villa, Bungalow, Cottage, Holiday Home, Vacation Rental

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Jim Doran
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
7 December, 2016
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Why Jim Doran chose Ireland

We love the area so much that we had to have a vacation home here. We bought a waterside plot of land and then had this house built to our own design. It is in a beautiful, quiet, secluded place, but it is walking distance to busy Athlone Town. We like to be in the center of Ireland - it is great for touring: 75 minutes from Dublin; 60 minutes from Galway; a little further to County Clare or Sligo. You can even go to Waterford or Cork on a day-trip. The M6 Highway is only one mile away.

What makes this house unique

When we arrive at our vacation property, peace and tranquility are waiting for us. It is a very relaxing place. There is a lot of wildlife around: squirrels; birds; rabbits; swans; water-birds etc. The house is very spacious. The second lounge is a TV-free zone where you can read or talk or listen to music.

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Luxury Lakeside House, Great Fishing & Golf, Not Far from Town
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Great property!

  • 5 of 5

Jim was a wonderful host. He facilitated getting help to us when a minor emergency occurred. He was highly responsive prior to our arrival and during our stay.

The house was ideal for our family. The six bedrooms were comfortable; and, having two sitting rooms at opposite ends of the house was ideal for teens and their interests and the rest of us with our interests.

One must have sufficient transportation for everyone in one's party due to the need to drive into town for groceries, see the local sites and enjoy everything Athlone has to offer. The property location is rather distant from the town center - ideal for relaxing and enjoying the semi-remote location.

Be ready to drive your recycling to the central recycling center (a small fee is charged by the center).

Make sure to use the GPS coordinates to locate the property.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Aliso Viejo, CA, USA
5

Fantastic 'Home Away from Home' to attend an Irish Wedding

  • 5 of 5

I was part of a of multi-generational family who rented the owner's home for a week in April. The home had everything the owner had stated and it was our 'home' base to get acquainted with the local area prior to attending a family wedding. I highly recommend this rental!

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alliance, Ohio, US
5

Idyll on the Shannon

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful home owned by extremely helpful people. Set in an idyllic spot on the Shannon River, this home has all the amenities and is very close to Athlone, which is a charming city in the middle of the country.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sanford Maine
5

Great stay in Athlone

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at this property for a week in June and had a great time. The property was in great shape and was very affordable. The home was clean and in a very private area located about 1.5 miles from downtown Athlone.I look forward to visiting again and will be sure to stay at this property.

I would highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fleming Island, Florida, USA
5

Beautiful Location and wonderful owners

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 3 couples who planned day driving trips in Ireland. Anthlone was the perfect central location with easy accessibility to the motorways.

The house was very comfortable with lots of areas to have quiet time.

The kitchen was well equipped and had good working areas.

The owners were very helpful with our pre-planning to Ireland. They were extremely thorough and accessible during our stay.

We all would highly recommend this home. It was away from the noise of a city and highways and felt like "home"

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Dublin 60 Miles ; Shannon 65 miles
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Nearest bar is 1.5 miles away
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Several golf courses nearby.
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Athlone train station 2 miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
M6 Highway is 1 mile away
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest restaurant is 2 miles away
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Hillquarter, Ireland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
1 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£972
for 7 nights
£972
 
 
Mid
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,077
for 7 nights
£1,077
 
 
Summer 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,263
for 7 nights
£1,263
 
 
Fall Season 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,077
for 7 nights
£1,077
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,077
for 7 nights
£1,077
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Hillquarter in Europe

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , On ground floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , On upper floor
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Guest wc in hallway
    En-suite - Toilet , Part of Bedroom 2
    Bathroom / Master en-suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Part of Bedroom 1
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , En-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , En-suite wc
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 3 Single Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Double Bed , 2 Cot
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (4), Twin or Single Beds (5), Baby Cribs (2), Bunk Beds (0)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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