Rockwood

Ballintogher near Sligo, County Sligo (Ref. 940533)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio

The property

Ballintogher 2 miles.

Situated in a secluded setting near the village of Ballintogher in County Sligo is this charming stone-built cottage.

Ideal for couples, this romantic cottage is nestled amongst lush forestry and neighbours Lough Gill and the Lake Isle of Innisfree which was made famous by the poet W.B Yeats.

The cottage enjoys a cosy double bedroom and a spacious open plan living space complete with a well-equipped, fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area which is complemented by a woodburning stove so you can snuggle up with a glass of wine and toast your toes!

To the front of the cottage is a lawned garden which is sheltered by the surrounding forest so you can sit out in the sunshine and enjoy the peace and quiet of the nature surroundings.

The village of Ballintogher is home to a local shop and pub and there is also an excellent golf course just a few miles away at the Castle Dargan resort should you wish to practise your swing.

The shores of Lough Gill offer a wealth of scenery and activities to enjoy which include boat trips from Parkes Castle, woodland walks at Dooney Rock and Slish Wood, kayaking, ‘SUPing’ (stand up paddling) and of course superb fishing opportunities.

Just a short drive away is the vibrant town of Sligo which lies on Ireland's stunning Wild Atlantic Way.

Sligo is home to excellent restaurants, live music and a warm Irish welcome.

Some of Sligo’s best attractions include Queen Maeves Trail to the top of Knocknarea Mountain which offers panoramic views across Strandhill beach and Sligo Bay, Yeats Grave at Drumcliffe, sandy beaches at Streedagh, Mullaghmore and Rosses Point, Voya Seaweed baths, Glencar Waterfall and much more.

A lovely place to spend your holiday with something for everyone.

Accommodation

All ground floor. One double bedroom (accessed from one side only). Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.

Amenities

  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV with Saorview, selection of books
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Front lawned garden with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Note: Limited mobile signal
  • Note: Adults only, no children allowed.

About the location

BALLINTOGHER, COUNTY SLIGO

Sligo 10 miles; Ballymote 13.5 miles.

Ballintogher is a small village in County Sligo close to the beautiful Lough Gill and Lake Isle of Innisfree which was made famous by the poet W.B. Yeats. Ballintogher is home to a local shop and selection of traditional pubs and is a wonderful base for exploring this scenic county. Just a short drive from the village are luscious forest walks at Dooney Rock and Slish Wood which wrap around the shores of Lough Gill. Just a ten minute drive will take you to the bustling town of Sligo, home to the Model Arts Centre, Hawkswell Theatre, cinema and a superb selection of pubs and restaurants. Sligo lies on the Wild Atlantic Way and is famed for its sandy beaches, golf courses, watersports and seafood cuisine so it makes the perfect place to spend your holiday.

Note: Adults only, no children allowed.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas