About the home
Tastefully furnished throughout, Grange Lodge consists of four bedrooms each with its own ensuite with electric shower. The homely kitchen is fully furnished with all modern appliances including a Stanley range, microwave oven, kettle, coffee maker, toaster, spacious fridge and freezer, together with cutlery, cooking utensils and all necessary kitchen furniture. The kitchen is furnished with a large dining table.
The sitting room boasts Satellite T.V. Open fire with logs or turf available also. Luxurious leather sofa suite.
The Utility room contains washing machine and additional utensils such as hair dryer, iron, ironing board, hoover. clothes horse.
The cottage sleeps up to 9 people. Solar Panels have recently been installed on this property which supply the hot water in this house.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 9, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Sligo Strandhill, 57km|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
Nearest amenities: 200m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Log fire, DVD player, Boat available for guest use|
|General:||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||4 Bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 4 en suites|
|Furniture:||Single beds (3), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 8|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake / river|
Further details indoors:
Each ensuite is fitted with an electric shower.
Further details outdoors:
Boat hire can be arranged if required, along with bicycle hire. Please advise if BBQ required.
The Central Ireland / County Roscommon region
Roscommon is perfect for a laid-back break thanks to its pristine rivers, lakes, hillsides and a profusion of historical attractions.
Celtic mythology enthusiasts should visit the 60 or more standing stones, cairns and fortresses village of Tulsk. The most important Celtic royal site in Europe, legend says that Queen Maeve’s palace was once in the area. And nearby Oweynagat Cave is believed to be the entrance to the otherworld. The Cruachan Aí Visitor Centre explains all.
Explore more recent history at Boyle Abbey; the Castlerea Railway Museum, with its collection of rail memorabilia; and 18th Century Strokestown House. Its Famine Museum, although tragic, is a must.
At King House Interpretive Centre, kids can don ancient cloaks or write with a quill while the Arigna Mining Experience offers underground tours exploring Ireland’s first and last coal mine.
The Strokestown area
Only 2 hours from Dublin, Strokestown is a heritage town in the Irish midlands – home to Strokestown Park House and Famine Museum and St John’s Genealogy Centre.
It is a popular angling centre for course and pike fishing being surrounded by 65 lakes within a seven mile radius. This gorgeous stone-fronted house is located 4.5 miles from town, in a spacious garden adjacent to Grange lake and harbour which holds good stocks of Pike, Bream, Rudd and Hybrids. This is an ideal touring base boasting a variety of attractions from fishing to golf and horse riding and nearby a children’s playground and tennis court.
How to get there
Click map icons for more information
Grange Lodge is located 4.5 miles from the heritage town, Strokestown, which is situated on the N5, off the N61 north of Roscommon Town. The town is 144km (90 miles) from Dublin and 23 km (14 miles) from Longford.
On arrival in Strokestown, drive to the centre of the town where there is a roundabout with a small monument in the centre of it. Drive straight through in the direction signposted Carrick-on-Shannon / Elphin.
Set the Mileage here to ’0'
After 0.6 Km (0.4Miles) after the roundabout turn right in the direction signposted Drumsna / Kilmore / Kiltrustan.
After 3.8Km (2.4 miles) and after passing a big white house on your left, there is a staggered junction. Keep going straight ahead at this junction.
After 5.6 Km (3.5 miles) take a left turn along side a soccer pitch which has a small monument beside the turn-off engraved “Fr. Mattimoe Memorial Park opened 1980?.
After 5.8 Km (3.6 miles) at the T junction take a left turn. The next house on the left hand side is where you will be awaited to collect the key of the house and you will be brought to your accommodation from there.
Please ring the house when you arrive in Ireland and give an estimated time of arrival.
Activities near Strokestown
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
03 Dec 2011
After spending 6 1/2 hrs on an airplane and several hours travelling back roads, I found the Grange Lodge well worth the effort. We were greeted by a very friendly and helpful family member who made... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 9|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Spring 2011||17 Apr 11||21 May 11||£ 420||-||-||1 Week|
|Summer Autumn||21 May 11||11 Sep 11||£ 578||-||-||1 Week|
|Winter||11 Sep 11||19 Dec 11||£ 315||-||-||1 Week|
|Spring 2012||19 Dec 11||21 Apr 12||£ 315||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
# Payment can be made on arrival
The Cottage is heated by oil fired central heating which can be regulated to activate on a timer system.
# Grange lodge is completed to a very high standard, while we request our guests to leave the cottage as they would expect to find it, the cottage is cleaned and observed between guests by dedicated family involvement.
# Rubbish is separated for recycling in separate outside bins.
# Oil and electricity is metered and customers pay the current rates for electricity which is communicated at time of arrival.Book
See below for next 9 months' availability - to see the next 24 months click here
Holiday homes in Ireland (2,986)