House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Inishkeeragh Lodge is a modern detached holiday home with commanding views of Lough Erne located between the villages of Kesh and Belleek. Set on a small island, yet accessed by the main road, Inishkeeragh Lodge is set in half an acre of garden laid to lawn with access to the Lough shore and shared private jetty. fThe house is set over 4 floors with a full-length balcony off the 1st floor kitchen as well as a patio at the rear of the Lodge with picnic table and seating. It is ideal for enjoying the early evening sun while enjoying a glass of wine or two. A portable barbeque is available for use. There is driveway parking for up to 3 cars and a boat. For added security access to the site is by fully automated entrance gates. No jet skis are to be used from the jetty or slipway.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Rossnowlagh Beach, Co Donegal 35 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||14 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Belfast International Airport, Antrim or the Georg 160 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player|
|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 bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The County Fermanagh region
Co Fermanagh is located in the south west of Northern Ireland and is approximately 1 hour 30 minutes from Belfast and 2 hours from Dublin. It is renowned for its beautiful landscape which is characterised by the Lakes. Often referred to as Northern Ireland's own Lake District, it is home to the longest navigable waterway in Europe. Fermanagh has become increasingly popular for cruising as well as being a haven for anglers and water-sports enthusiasts.
There is something for everyone whether it be experiencing the history and heritage of the County with its numerous castles as well as 3 incredible National Trust properties or simply relaxing on board one of the many boat trips on the Lakes. Devenish Island is truly unique to Co Fermanagh and is only accessible by boat where you can then tour the extensive ruins, 12 Century round tower, graveyard and 15th Century carved cross.
There is a wealth of visitor attractions for the family to enjoy ranging from the famous Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark where you can experience a subterranean boat ride and view the magnificent stalagmites and stalagmites to a visit to Belleek Pottery, home of the world-famous Parian china. There is a fantastic range of forest walks, bicycle trails as well as a host of activity centres where the whole family can enjoy canoeing on the Lakes, horse riding in the forest parks or simply marvelling at the incredible Lakes from the air! Or why not visit the bustling island town of Enniskillen which is home to a fantastic range of quaint shops and boutiques including the Buttermarket Craft & Design Centre as well as the more well-known high street brands. Spend an evening or two in Enniskillen with its great lively pubs and award winning restaurants. Your only problem will be fitting everything into just one visit!
Inishkeeragh Lodge is just 9 miles from Kesh and Belleek, 20 miles from Enniskillen and Donegal Town and 40 miles from Sligo. Both Kesh and Belleek offer cafes, take-aways, a post office, mini supermarkets and ATM facilities. Nearby Castle Cauldwell and Castlearchdale Forest Parks are ideal for a gentle stroll. There is off-road horse-riding available at Castlearchdale Forest Park as well as a specially designed family cycle trail. At Lough Navar, some 15 miles away, you can walk or cycle along the various trails or just enjoy the scenic drive that leads to a magnificent viewpoint over Lower Lough Erne.
Within a 20 mile radius there is a choice of 4 golf courses including the ultimate golf course at Lough Erne Golf Resort. Set on its own peninsula and designed by Nick Faldo to full USGA specification, it affords perfect year round playing conditions.
The dramatic Rossnowlagh Beach which is a surfers' paradise or almost deserted Murvagh Beach on the west coast of Co Donegal are approximately 20 miles away. Rosses Point and Mullaghmore beaches in Co Sligo are about 35 miles away and are great for gentle strolls or flying kites!
There is a great range of restaurants and bars from Enniskillen to Donegal whether you're after fine dining, a lively bistro, a pint of Guinness in a traditional pub or a relaxing evening at the theatre on the banks of Lough Erne. Enjoy home baking in the only original thatched building in Belleek or take the short drive to Donegal town where there you will be spoilt for choice with the numerous restaurants set around the town square. A few miles out of Donegal experience fine dining in the upmarket hotels overlooking Lough Eske and surrounded by the Blue Stack mountains. Enjoy local cooking at the many hotels and restaurants at Mullaghmore or Rosses Point in Co Sligo.