Charlie's Cottage

Lorrha near Portumna, County Tipperary (Ref. 915465)

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Cottage features

  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    3

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A delightful, mid-terrace, stone cottage situated in the centre of the village of Lorrha in County Tipperary. Boasting bags of charm, this homely Lorrha cottage is an ideal choice for couples looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This Lorrha cottage offers a double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. There is a spacious kitchen with a dining area and a cosy sitting room with a fold out bed, featuring an open fire, perfect on chilly winter nights to help soothe you after a long day exploring the sights. Outside, the lawned garden is a great spot for enjoying the sunshine on fine summer days, and soaking up the peace and tranquillity of this picturesque area. Lorrha itself is a friendly village and lies close to the popular town of Portumna which boasts a variety of shops, bars and restaurants. Explore the Forest Park and Portumna Castle and Gardens before heading for a stroll along the River Shannon, Ireland’s longest river. Lough Derg is also nearby offering scenic walks, horse riding and the chance to try your hand at a variety of water sports. Visit the cities of Galway and Limerick and immerse yourself in the culture and history of Ireland, with superb shopping amenities. Venture to the towns of Killaloe and Birr, or even the coastline of Clare, an easy drive away. With so much to see and do in this glorious region, a holiday to this Lorrha cottage is one you’ll never forget. Note: This property is next to Ref. 915466, together they sleep 5.

Accommodation

All ground floor. One double bedroom with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area and electric stove. Sitting room with folding bed and open fire.

Amenities

Electric central heating with electric stove and open fire. Electric oven with hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, 2 x TVs with Free-to-air channels, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books and games. Power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and folding bed on request. Roadside parking to front of cottage. Front and rear lawned gardens with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 min walk.

About the location

LORRHA, COUNTY TIPPERARY

Portumna 5.5 miles; Galway City 50.5 miles.

The historical, pretty village of Lorrha is situated in the north of County Tipperary and is set on an ancient 6th century monastic site. Lorrha offers two pubs, a shop and a playground and is steeped in history with its famous monastery and its high crosses dating back to its founder St Ruadhan's time. Visitors to Lorrha love getting lost in time while at this lovely village, which includes an 11th century church, the Dominican Priory, a 15th century Augustinian Abbey, and The Friars Lough, famed for its legend of the monster beneath the water. Just five minutes’ drive away is the busy town of Portumna with a good selection of shops and pubs, along with Portumna Castle and Gardens. Watersports can be enjoyed at any of the stops along the Lough Derg drive, including Terryglass, Portumna, Scariff and Mountshannon, fishing is in abundance on the River Shannon and visitors also have the choice of four great golf courses close by. The larger towns of Nenagh and Birr are within 30 minutes drive, the latter being home to the famed Birr Castle and people come from all over the country to Birr Vintage Week during the summer. The famous Rock of Cashel Castle and Galway City are both only an hours’ drive away. Galway City is famed worldwide for its charming cobbled streets, fantastic shopping and nightlife, traditional Irish Music and, of course, the Salthill Promenade. An excellent location for exploring all that this wonderful region has to offer.