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A Charming 18th Century Gate Lodge

A Charming 18th Century Gate Lodge

6 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
2.5 baths
6 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
2.5 baths

If you want to experience staying in a property that is bursting with history then this is the place for you and your friends or family.

Rookwood Gate Lodge is an 18th Century building that my family bought in 1980 and modernised over the years.


Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 single bed

House Rules

Not suitable for pets

51 Reviews

Nicole User Profile
March 2018
Such a charming location and home. Mary was quick to respond to a question that we had. We LOVED the peat fire that was started when we arrived and the cheery daffodils in the kitchen.
John User Profile
March 2018
Mary was very accomodating and took care to see everything went well.
Angela User Profile
September 2017
This was a perfect place for our party of 6 to chill out and lay our hats while we ventured Galway, the Cliffs of Moher and the local retail and eateries in Roscommon (Jacksons and Reagan's were both delicious and the big Tesco in town is perfect for stocking up on Cadbury and ot…
Thomas User Profile
August 2017
Check in was a breeze. Although from the front, the house looks small, the actual size is astonishing. The kitchen was readily usable, and the beds were exactly as described. Although the house has the quirks of an 18th century building, it was a pleasure to stay at.
Christine User Profile
July 2017
The Coach house was an amazing place to stay. Mary & Sylvie were great hosts. I will definitely return when I come next year.
James User Profile
July 2017
Charming old cottage. Was as advertised. Host was very gracious and helpful. There were 6 in our party and the accommodations were fine. It is rather secluded, but we knew and wanted that so it was fine for us. Located where you are not too far away (2-3 hours) from any of th…
Kevin User Profile
July 2017
This cottage is a secluded little gem to tuck away from the fray. It's a bit off the beaten path, but Mary the host is extra attentive to her guest's needs. Very tidy and easy to relax beside her fireplace.

Hosted by Mary

Athleague, IrelandJoined in January 2017
Mary User Profile
Hi. I enjoy travelling as well as hosting guests from around the world. I live in the scenic area of Rookwood, Athleague, Co. Roscommon which is around 40 miles from Galway city. We have a listing on Airbnb of an 18th Century Gate Lodge and have been lucky to meet some w…
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About the home
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Athleague, Roscommon, Ireland

Rookwood is a scenic townland approximately 1.5 miles from Athleague village. It is a beautiful area for walking and cycling and the perfect spot to chill out and just get away from all the hussle and…

Getting around

To make the most of your stay we would highly recommend that you have your own transport. Rural Ireland is not exactly the place to depend on public transport. However there is a regular daily train t…

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