House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
The house is in the village of Omeath, 5 miles from Carlingford. It is located on an elevated site with spectacular views of Carlingford Lough and the Mourne Mountains. It is tastefully furnished, with a welcoming open fire, fully equipped fitted kitchen and comfortable bedrooms. There is access to a lower garden from the ground floor whilst the upstairs boasts a balcony and decked area.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 250 yards. Beach 1320 yards.
GF: Two double bedrooms, [one with ensuite shower room], one twin bedroom, bathroom with jacuzzi bath.
FF: Lounge/kitchen/diner, utility room, one twin bedroom, w.c and utility room.
Electricity and gas central heating extra (based on meter readings). Open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, travel cot, high chair, stair gate, TV, dvd player, radio, CD, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, uk tv channels, welcome pack, fully enclosed garden, decked area, garden furniture, private off road parking, balcony. Sorry no pets.
~Pay-as-you-go WiFi is available to the residents. .
~There are steps down to the front door of the property.
Omeath is a small village on Carlingford Lough, in County Louth on the east coast of Ireland, close to the border with Northern Ireland. The area is steeped in Irish history, with spectacular coastal scenery. The property is within a short walk of local pubs, shops and restaurants. It is close to Carlingford which offers many wonderful pubs with traditional music, and great restaurants offering varied cuisine. Newry in County Down, is the nearest major town and is about ten minutes away by car. It boasts two large shopping centres and all the facilities you would expect including a multiplex cinema.
The area is a renowned centre for hill walking in the Cooley and Mourne Mountains. There are excellent well-marked walking trails to suit all levels of fitness. The principal long distance walking route is the Tain Way.
If golf is something you are into, then Louth is the county for you. With some challenging golf courses, nine altogether, and four pitch and putt courses in beautiful surroundings, Louth is every golfers dream.
Sea angling is available locally. Carlingford, 5 miles away, offers shore, rock and boat fishing and there are numerous species to be found. Carlingford is also a haven for adventure and water sports enthusiasts. The adventure centre offers a variety of activities including sailing, canoeing, archery, water skiing, windsurfing, kayaking, climbing, hill walking.
The seashore of Carlingford Lough is within 200 yds and includes a small beach area. The nearest Blue Flag Beach is at Greenore, only 6 miles away. A passenger ferry operates at regular intervals across the Lough to Warrenpoint, during the summer season.
The new Titanic Belfast Experience is opening in Belfast in March 2012. It is within easy reach of the property.
You enter the house on the top floor. At the entrance there are some steps down to the front door. All the living areas are on this floor, lounge/kitchen/diner with balcony, utility. Toilet and whb, and 1 twin bedroom. There is also a large decked area at this level.
There are stairs down to the lower floor with 3 bedrooms (master en-suite) and full bathroom. There is access to the lower enclosed garden at this level.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dublin International 60 km, Nearest railway: Newry 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
The East Ireland region
Omeath is located on the Cooley peninsula on the shore of Carlingford Lough. It is an area of outstanding natural beauty located between the Cooley and Mourne Mountain ranges.
It is 15 minutes drive from the M1 motorway that links Dublin and Belfast and is an ideal base for touring the Ulster / North Leinster region.
Carlingford Adventure Racing Club
Carlingford Lough Endurance Challenge (50k)
Mountain Running/Mountain Biking/Sea-Kayaking
Saturday, 7th July, 2012.
Carlingford Oyster Festival
11th & 12th August, 2012
Carlingford Legends Olympic Triathlon
Saturday, 18th August, 2012
August 19th - 26th National Heritage Week
September 1st - 2nd Oxfam Trailtrekker
November 23rd - 25th Christmas Craft Fair.
Walking, Traditional Music, Horse riding, Coastal walks, Childrens Playground ½ miles. Water sports 1½ miles. Climbing, Sailing, Golf, Fishing 5 miles.