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House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Lacken Lodge, Lacken, Co Wicklow is a private and light filled home on a 1.5 acre garden. It is a truly stunning rural location surrounded by one of Ireland's most spectacular landscapes of the world renowned Wicklow Mountains and overlooking Blessington Lake. Magnificent mountains, lakes, rivers, valleys, historic houses and gardens and heritage locations on the doorstep. Guests can easily reach nearby championship golf courses and race courses all about 30 minutes drive away. The Blessington Lakes provide ample opportunities for fishing, sailing and canoeing. Several outdoor activity centres and family visitor attractions located nearby. It is an ideal holiday location for nature lovers, hikers, writers, golfers, sailors, fishermen, families & anyone who wants to get away from it all and simply enjoy the quiet beauty of the countryside! Dublin City and all the attractions of the capital are also accessible in about 45 minutes.
The house has its own private gated avenue and has ample secure parking space for 6 cars.
Relax and unwind on the south facing deck or garden and enjoy the beautiful & ever-changing views - cloud watching by day and (weather permitting) spectacular star gazing by night.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dublin Airport 64 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 15|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The Province of Leinster region
Co Wicklow is also known as the Garden of Ireland and Lacken in West Wicklow is a truly stunning rural location. It is flanked on one side by one of Ireland's most spectacular landscapes, the world renowned Wicklow Mountains and on the other side it overlooks the Blessington Lake.
Magnificent mountains, lakes, rivers, valleys, historic houses and gardens and heritage locations are all on the doorstop . Championship golf courses and race courses are all about 30 minutes drive away. The Blessington Lake provides ample opportunities for fishing, sailing and canoeing. Several outdoor activity centres and family visitor attractions located nearby.
It is an ideal holiday location for nature lovers, cyclists, hikers, writers, golfers, sailors, fishermen, families & anyone who wants to get away from it all and simply enjoy the quiet beauty of the countryside! Dublin City and all the attractions of the capital are also accessible in about 45 minutes.
Interested in Golf: 20 minutes drive away:
Tulfarris Golf Club, an exciting course routed over three peninsulas of the Blessington Lake
Rathsallagh Golf Club, a long and demanding course.
Several famous golf course are less than 40 minutes' drive away including:
The K Club, STRAFFAN, County Kildare 550 acres of idyllic countryside along the River Liffey and one of Europe's top golf resorts. A former Ryder Cup venue which boasts two Arnold Palmer-designed championship courses .
Druids Glen venue for the 1996 Murphy Irish Open and regarded as the Augusta National of Ireland
Carton House, the venue for the 2013 Irish Open
Powerscourt Golf Club which has hosted the Irish PGA Championship
Dun Laoghaire Golf Club - a 27 hole golf complex in Wicklow foothills
The European Club which is widely recognised as one of the last great links courses to be built in the 20th century
Lacken Lodge is also 45 minutes drive to the coast and several beaches including;
Brittas Bay, a European Union (EU) Blue Flag, is one of the finest beaches on the East Coast. 5km stretch of beautiful white sand dunes and clean beaches.
Killiney Beach; Blue Flag beach with stunning views of Bray Head & Dalkey Island. The busy coastal towns of Dalkey , Sandycove and Dun Laoghaire are close by with many shops and restaurants.
Lacken is a small village with two local pubs all within walking distance. There is a local taxi service.
Blessington Town Centre is 6 km from home. It is a busy local town with supermarkets, chemist, banks, pubs and restaurants. Bike hire and fishing licences are available here. There is a public bus service to Dublin City.
Also close by are;
36 km from Dublin City
34 km from Dundrum Town centre
61 km from Irish National Stud, Kildare
24 km from Naas, which is the county town of County Kildare with shops restaurants and Naas racecourse
20 km from Punchestown internationally renowned centre for hunt racing
53 km from The Curragh Ireland's most important Thoroughbred race track.
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13 Oct 2014
"Ideal place for large group of friends, cosy and comfortable"
I visited Lacken Lodge together with seven other friends for an extended weekend stay. We picked the property because of its size and it accommodated us very well.On arrival Avril gave us the warmest … More
17 Jul 2014
"When can I return?"
For the warmest of welcomes and the most relaxing visit, I would choose Lacken Lodge every time. The space, comfort and hypnotising lake view ensures a refreshing stay. It would be easy to wander only… More
3 Jul 2014
"I would move here in a shot"
I rented Lacken Lodge with some friends to celebrate my best friend's hen do. (It was a classy affair - not an L plate or stripper in sight!) Lacken Lodge proved to be the most perfect venue. The… More
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