Located on a farm only 2.5 miles from Banagher town in Co. Offaly, Ireland. The Cottage has the feeling of seclusion while it is actually well placed to tour the West of Ireland and is within easy walking distance of the River Shannon! If your passion is fishing then our Cottage is the place for you! Its location near the River Shannon makes the Ashtree an angler's dream
Banagher is famous for its Irish music pubs, its river cruises, Bog walks and tours, great Fishing, ( coarse fishing - pike fishing is particularly rewarding). Its proximity to several golf courses, Excellent super markets and shops, Restaurants and Hotels make it a great holiday location. Most of the pubs serve really good food and creamy Guinness .
The Cottage - Designed for Comfort, Warmth and Style by the Owners, who Would like nothing Better than to Welcome you to Rent it for your Visit to Ireland. this House with Character is Brand New and is Now Included on our Holiday Rental Properties for you to Enjoy. it is an Accommodation Thoughtfully Decorated in an Irish Country Cottage Style and Built to Eco-friendly Principles Using the GEO-THERMAL System.
The Kitchen - the Kitchen Area has all Appliances (a Microwave, Dishwasher, Free Standing Cooker, Refrigerator and Freezer, Toaster, Coffee Maker). the Walls Are Creamy White and the Simple Cupboards and Dresser Are in Knotty Pine. off the Kitchen, a Small Utility Room has the a Washer and Dryer and Ironing Facilities.
the Dining Table Seats Eight People. French Doors in the Dining Area Open onto a Private Patio that has Outdoor Furniture, a Pergola and a Barbecue.
The Large Living, Kitchen, Sitting and Dining Room are Open-Plan. With a Big Open Fireplace Complete with Chimney and Mantle Piece.
Double King Bedroom - the Second Bedroom has a Custom-made King Size Double Bed which Can be Divided to Make Twin Beds.
Bathroom - the En Suite Bathroom has a Large Slipper Tub and Shower over Tub. Panelled Pine and Mirrors, Clock and Table of Celtic Ironwork , Add Style to the Bathroom.
Charleville Castle Tullamore - Charleville Castle Tullamore is Worth Visiting for its Ghostly Atmosphere and Hosts its Traditional Music Sessions each Summer When the Ghosts and the Locals and Visitors Are Treated to Very Best in Music Dance and Story Telling..
Annual Tullamore Agricultural Show in August and St Patricks are great events at which to spend a days holiday.
There are many great Walking Ways in the area including The Offaly Way on the banks of the Grand Canal. The 66km Slieve Bloom Way passes deep glens and beautiful waterfalls. The Clara Bog, The Lusmagh Bog Walk Lough Boora Parklands allow you to walk on a flat landscape of unbelievable natural beauty and rare animal and plant species. All these walks promises the tranquillity of an unspoiled landscape.
There are at least five excellent golf courses within easy reach of Banagher. The 18 hole Birr Golf Course is only 8 miles away.
Other courses include:
Roscrea Golf Course,
Tullamore Golf Club,
Glasson Golf and Country Club.