About the home
Glenview Lodge is approved by Fáilte Ireland as a 4 star Self Catering accommodation.
This small farmhouse situated in its own private grounds is in the hearth of rural Limerick and is approached via a long driveway offering spectacular views of the local countryside where you can enjoy the local walking trails.The house in its tranquil setting among mature gardens including some two hundred year old beech trees combines the charm of an old farmhouse with high quality living. The highest standard of accommodation is provided while retaining the building’s old traditional character and without losing its authenticity
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LOCAL IRISH EXPERIENCES .
Enjoy a well deserved break at Glenview Lodge, receive your own “Breakfast Welcome Pack”. Enjoy a traditional Irish Stew on an evening. Join us for a personal and passionate talk on the history of the house, farm and locality.Discover the Local Mullaghareirk walking Trails and other walks. A packed lunch will be available for one day of your choice.Take part in our bread making, Irish Coffee and handmade chocolate demonstration on one of your evenings. Allow us to plan an itinerary for you to suit your interests and explore ‘The Real Ireland’
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This is the ideal base for golf, equestrian, angling and a wide range of activities, and touring the South and West of Ireland.
The lodge is within the route of the local signposted Mullaghareirk Mountain Walking Trails.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Ballybunion, 50km|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
Nearest amenities: 2km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
|Luxuries:||Log fire, DVD player, Staffed Property|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Table tennis|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 5|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
Lounge includes traditional features including bellows and crane in fireplace and bookcase with books by Irish authors. Kitchen dining room includes traditional features such as an Irish kitchen dresser. We also have all the domestic appliances including; hair dryer; iron and ironing board.
Ground floor toilet, ground floor porch, ground floor utility room.
All bedrooms on first floor.
One double bedroom with en suite,one twin bedroom, one single bedroom.
Patio door from living room leads to terrace garden area to enable dining and relaxation in the garden area.
Further details outdoors:
Barbecue terrace area in garden area.
Excellent views from farm to local countryside.
Orchard area is included in gardens.
Table tennis available.
Rural Countryside retreats.
Discovering South and West of Ireland : The following are some suggested day trips: Limerick City, Cork City, Blarney Castle, Fota Island Wild Life Park, Killarney Lakes and the Ring of Kerry, Ballybunion Beach and Golf Links, The Rock of Cashel, Bunratty Castle Folk Park and Banquets, The Cliffs of Moher, Lough Gur Stone Age Visitor Centre, Ballyhoura Bicycle Trails, Skellig Islands world heritage site.
Will consider short breaks(excluding July and August and Christmas and New Year) minimum stay 3 days@ €100 per day.
Smoking only in terrace/garden only
The Limerick / Tipperary / County Limerick region
County Limerick is a region of great charm and natural beauty. Towns and villages abound that offer a warm welcome to visitors. Limerick City is stepped in history, why not visit St. John’s Castle or the internationally renowned Hunt Museum? West Limerick has many attractions including equestrian centres in Abbeyfeale and Adare, horse racing at the Limerick Racecourse, karting in Abbeyfeale and Kilcornan. Foynes Flying Boat Museum commemorates the early days of transatlantic air travel and the discovery of Irish Coffee. Foynes also has the Local Sailing Club and Shannon Estuary Cruises.
Adare is known as Ireland’s most picturesque village with its thatched cottages, abbeys and boutiques and is not to be missed. Call to the Irish Palatine Centre in Rathkeale which details the experiences of hundreds of families from the German Palantine who settled in Ireland in 1709. Mountain trails, garden trails, angling and golf are also popular. Tiger Woods has played in Adare Manor golf club on many occasions.
The Broadford, Limerick area
Broadford- The name comes from the Irish ‘Beal an Atha’ meaning the mouth of the River Ford. The village is located in West Limerick 4km from the County Cork border near the foothills of the Mullaghareirk Mountains.
Glenview Lodge is 2km from the village where you will find a choice of shop, pubs, takaway restaurant, church, post office and sign posted walking trails and the Arboretum for native trees and shrubs..
The Mullaghareirk Mountain Walking Trails which consist of 8 sign-posted walks, most of which are loop walks(walks which start and finish at the same point) will introduce the visitor to the many natural springs, bird life, wild life, bogs and historical sites. The length of the walks range from 4km to 24km over a variety of terrain from open farmland and forest paths to quiet country roads.
Local attractions include Newcastle West County Limerick’s largest town, noted for its shopping and has the 15th century castle situated in the town centre along with the 100 acre castle demesne. Adare, Ireland’s most picturesque village is within easy reach. Call to Irish Dresden fine porcelain in Dromcollogher where its products are made and can be brought in the showroom. Restaurants, outdoor activities, including golf, fishing and equestrian activities are also to be enjoyed...
How to get there
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We are situated 2km from Broadford village in West Limerick in the South
West of Ireland.
Kerry 70km 1 hour.
Cork 80km 1 ½ hour.
Shannon 70 km 1 ½ hour.
Ryan Air www.ryanair.com
Cork 80km 1 ½ hour www.irishferries.com
Rosslare, Co. Wexford 200km 3 ½ hour. www.brittanyferries.com
Car Hire is advisable .
Dan Dooley Care Hire phone No.(062)53103
Hertz Car Hire phone No.(066)471369
Avis Car Hire phone No.1890405060
Exact directions to Glenview Lodge will be sent upon confirmation of booking.
Activities near Broadford, Limerick
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
A winter sun break
24 Oct 2012
Sean and Monica greeted us and Sean took us up to the property. This magnificent property sits alone on 30+ Acre site that is extremely private. You have this historic farm to yourselves. The... more
21 Aug 2012
We went to Ireland first time, and rented Glenview for a week before going down to South Kerry for another. We used Glenview as a base for sightseeing trips, mostly to the north: Galway (well, race... more
01 May 2012
We rented this house for a central spot to go see western and southern Ireland and it worked out great. The house setting on a hill overlooking a beautiful valley. Most days we traveled about an... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: Euros €||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 5|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Jan.Feb.March,April May.||5 Jan 13||1 Jun 13||€ 525||€ 120||€ 120||3 Nights|
|June||1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||€ 550||€ 120||€ 120||3 Nights|
|July/August||29 Jun 13||31 Aug 13||€ 575||-||-||1 Week|
|September||31 Aug 13||27 Sep 13||€ 450||€ 120||€ 120||3 Nights|
|Oct.Nov.Dec.||5 Oct 13||19 Dec 13||€ 525||€ 120||€ 120||3 Nights|
|Christmas||19 Dec 13||28 Dec 13||€ 700||-||-||1 Week|
|New Year||28 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||€ 600||-||-||1 Week|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Normal check in time 4 p.m. Normal time of departure 11 a.m.
Deposit of 33% of total cost required on booking and balance payable 42 days before arrival. If booking is within 42 days of date of arrival full payment is required at time of booking.
€50 per week electricity/oil heating deposit against use of electricity and heating is required at time of arrival. Electricity and Oil are extra and are metered and actual cost is calculated at time of departure.
If you have to cancel for whatever reason, we reserve the right to make a cancellation charge as follows:-
More than 42 days: deposit.
22-42 days: 60% of rental.
8-21 days: 75% of rental.
Less than 8 days: 100% of rental.
Euro payment only by direct bank transfer or cheque.
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