Private room
1 Guest
1 Bed
$35
Per Night
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The house, centrally located en route to the west coast 'Wild Atlantic Way'. Dublin 90mns via motorway, Galway and Sligo 90mns- direct bus link from Dublin Airport-trains daily from Dublin. Come experience the hospitality of our beautiful home.

Irish Town House - Single R/WiFi

The Space
Accommodates: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Room type: Private room

Amenities

Prices
Weekly discount: 0%
Cancellation: Strict

Description

The Space

I love having guests at our home and will do my best to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Of course I have plenty of good addresses and tips on sightseeing, shopping and eating.

The bedroom is a Single with access to a separate bath/shower/toilet. Kitchen and livingroom shared. There is a cast iron stove in the livingroom.

Parking is off road.
Minimum booking 2 nights.
I also have a double room under a separate listing.

The house is within easy reach of many stunning and historic tourist attractions. Backstage Theatre & Engage Visual Artists Exhib Centre is just 5mns walk away.

Walking / Cycling:
Walkers and cyclists can enjoy the pathway of the Royal Canal which is just across from the house also the Ferefad Bog Walk, ( 5mns drive), Derrycasson Woodland Walk, Lough Gowna, (20mns drive), Commons North Woodland Walk, Lanesboro, a decidous woodland with two interconnecting loops 4km, (10mns drive) and Newcastle Wood, part of the old eighteenth century Newcastle Demesne near Ballymahon with 28km of forest roads, trails and walkways ranging in length from the 400 meter access for all walks to the 5km Church walk - (15 mns drive).

Fishing
Longford is an angler's paradise with year round fishing on the River Shannon, the River Inny, the River Camlin, Lough Gowna and Lough Ree:

Places to visit:
Longford has an abundance of small villages along the rivers Shannon and Inny and on the Royal Canal – some with beautiful bridges and harbours. You can even rent a boat, go fishing or have a glass of Guinness in one of the local pubs. Visit the Famine Graveyard and learn about The Great Hunger.

Longford also has a great literary heritage: visit Edgeworthstown House, the home of novelist Maria Edgeworth also The Rectory where Oscar Wilde's sister Isola died while visiting her uncle who was Rector at that time.

You can also visit Ardagh Heritage Village with the ruins of an ancient ecclesiastical church dating from the 5th century.

Visit Corlea Iron Age Interpretative Centre with its timber roadway dating 148 BC. The centre is surrounded by windswept bogland. See some family plots still being worked to this day.

In addition to your room which has a real bed and separate bathroom/shower/toilet, you will have access to the kitchen, to the garden and patio to enjoy your breakfast or to have a drink at night, and to the living room of course..


As a family home we will definitely meet ..........and it will be a real pleasure to provide you with all the information you should need. I can take you on a guided tour also for example: Corlea Trackway Bog walk and Kenagh Village, Ardagh Heritage Village, Edgeworthstown House - home of novelist Maria Edgeworth, Richmond Harbour and Clondra Village. (you will need to pay for petrol). Check out the Guidebook.

Beautiful neighbourhood with the Royal Canal Walk/Cycle Way and Woodland opposite together with views of our Diocesan Cathedral, St Mel's (1847).
Birdsong fills the garden each morning and of course we also have butterflies, apple trees and roses.


By Bus
Buses to Longford are from Bus Aras (central bus station) Dublin and also from Dublin Airport direct (go to Information Desk at Airport on arrival for Timetable).

The West & Northern Ireland
Buses also depart from Longford for the West of Ireland: Galway, Ballina, Sligo and to Belfast, Northern Ireland.

By Train
There is a regular train service from Connolly Station, Dublin to Longford terminating in Sligo.

By Air
There is a small airfield at Abbeyshrule 20 mns away.


Check out the new App: EXPLORE LONGFORD.
The new Cycle Way on the Royal Canal from Longford to Richmond Harbour, Clondra is now open – bicycle hire is €7.50 per day.
Longford has a beautiful Sports and Recreational Park and Swimming Pool called The Mall through which the River Camlin flows and the town is also twinned with the French town of Noyal Chatillion sur Seiche near the city of Rennes.

Guest Access

In addition to your room which has a real bed and separate bathroom/shower/toilet, you will have access to the kitchen, to the garden and patio to enjoy your breakfast or to have a drink at night, and to the living room of course..

Interaction with Guests

As a family home we will definitely meet ..........and it will be a real pleasure to provide you with all the information you should need. I can take you on a guided tour also for example: Corlea Trackway Bog walk and Kenagh Village, Ardagh Heritage Village, Edgeworthstown House - home of novelist Maria Edgeworth, Richmond Harbour and Clondra Village. (you will need to pay for petrol). Check out the Guidebook.

The Neighborhood

Beautiful neighbourhood with the Royal Canal Walk/Cycle Way and Woodland opposite together with views of our Diocesan Cathedral, St Mel's (1847).
Birdsong fills the garden each morning and of course we also have butterflies, apple trees and roses.

Getting Around

By Bus
Buses to Longford are from Bus Aras (central bus station) Dublin and also from Dublin Airport direct (go to Information Desk at Airport on arrival for Timetable).

The West & Northern Ireland
Buses also depart from Longford for the West of Ireland: Galway, Ballina, Sligo and to Belfast, Northern Ireland.

By Train
There is a regular train service from Connolly Station, Dublin to Longford terminating in Sligo.

By Air
There is a small airfield at Abbeyshrule 20 mns away.

Other Things to Note

Check out the new App: EXPLORE LONGFORD.
The new Cycle Way on the Royal Canal from Longford to Richmond Harbour, Clondra is now open – bicycle hire is €7.50 per day.
Longford has a beautiful Sports and Recreational Park and Swimming Pool called The Mall through which the River Camlin flows and the town is also twinned with the French town of Noyal Chatillion sur Seiche near the city of Rennes.

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House Rules

Check- in time 3pm. Check-out time 11am
Continental Breakfast included.
Guests are asked to respect the space they share with the owner.
Shoes to be removed before going upstairs.
Smoking is not allowed in the house.
Must tidy kitchen after use.
Food is not permitted in bedroom.
Home laundry - washer/dryer €15 per load.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
First Aid Kit

Availability
2 nights minimum stay
Irish Town House - Single R/WiFi

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