The Chalet is the old stable, it has been renovated with care using hemp plaster and sheeps wool insulation in the attic. It is open plan and completely self contained accommodation, it has a small yet fully equipped kitchen. The chalet is perfect for two people, although it does have a double futon in the living area which will sleep a young person.
There are steep Swiss style chalet stairs to the mezzane bedroom.
the chalet is available on a weekly basis.
everthing is provided apart from breakfast.
It is situated in the grounds of our restaurant and B&B. It has a pretty patio with outdoor seating and guests have the opportunity to wander in the spacious gardens and avail of the lovely food from the award winning Restaurant nearby.
The gardens are full of indigenous shrubs, exotic plants, herbs and vegetables. The Restaurant is open all day for delicious home grown, local & organic produce & serves award winning vegetarian food.
Lorna is a teacher of Egyptian belly dance & a food and short story writer; she, her family and staff are always ready to spend time with guests on any thing from exciting activities in the area, to identifying the rare herbs and plants in the gardens, discussing specialized meals for people with dietary needs. Lorna could give an impromptu dance performance at the end of the evening. The place has a large selection of books, art work.
The views from the windows are of The Slieve Mish Mountains [1000 feet] to the north; Castlemaine Harbour & the Magillacuddy Reeks to the south. Just follow the mountain stream along the garden for great hill walking. Castlemaine harbour, the old pier with its exceptional wild life and fishing is a brisk 30 minute walk from the house. Six miles away, Inch beach is an exceptional focal point for walking plus it is a green flag beach with professionally taught water sports.
There is access to the spacious gardens, and the Restaurant. There is free off road carparking
As we run an on site restaurant and cafe there is good interaction with guests.
There are several food pubs with great character & diverse live music in the villages of Boolteens, Castlemaine, and Inch.
We are backed by lovely mountains and there is a small road next to the house which takes walkers up the mountain. we have lovely walks to the Castlemaine harbour and Inch Beach is 10 minutes by car.
There are buses to and from Castlemaine and we offer free pick ups to and from Castlemaine Village The bus service runs regularly to Castlemaine & even past the door during summer. The place is central to Killarney, Dingle & Tralee & just 1.5 hours from either Cork or Limerick. There is a free pick-up service to & from Castlemaine.
We are very central to Tralee, Dingle and Killarney, all 30 minutes drive away. Kerry airport in 20 minutes drive and has flights direct from Frankfurt Hahn , Luton and Stanstead and Dublin.
|Room type:||Entire home/apt|
|Bed type:||Real Bed|
|Minimum Stay:||7 nights|
|Weekly Price:||$558 /week|
|Monthly Price:||$2002 /month|
|Check In:||4:00 PM|
|Check Out:||11:00 AM|
|Pet Owner:||Dog(s) and Cat(s)|