Lough Scannal Cottage

Dromod, County Leitrim (Ref. 923368)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

The property

Dromod 1 mile.

Situated on the banks of Lough Scannal, near the pretty village of Dromod in County Leitrim, is this welcoming, end-terrace cottage.

The cottage offers guests a comfortable base with all the modern comforts and conveniences needed for spending time in this scenic region.

There is a ground floor bedroom and bathroom, making this comfy holiday home ideal for guests of all ages.

There is a well-equipped fitted kitchen and dining area, where you can discuss your day over dinner after a day spent cruising the River Shannon.

Kick back and relax in the cosy sitting room, which is complemented by an open fire for extra comfort during your stay.

The most special aspect of your cottage is the garden to the rear, leading all the way down to the lakeshore, where you can relax in the wooden summerhouse with a book, or even gather together to light the barbecue for an evening of alfresco feasting!

The pretty village of Dromod is home to a charming selection of shops and local Irish pubs.

The region is a renowned paradise for anglers, with endless lakes to choose from, whilst the vibrant town of Carrick-on-Shannon is just a short drive away and often called the ‘cruising capital of Ireland’.

Why not visit Strokestown House and Gardens, also home to the Irish Famine Museum?

For the kids, there is Lough Key Forest and Activity Park near the town of Boyle, whilst the whole family will adore the wondrous sights along the Wild Atlantic Way.

Within an hour’s drive of the cottage, it is home to sandy beaches, glorious coastlines and clear blue waters.

Come and explore this undiscovered part of Ireland and discover what makes this island so majestic.


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine


Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x double, 1 x ground floor single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room (seats 4) with open fire.


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Saorview, selection of books
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Garden with summerhouse, furniture, BBQ and private access to lake
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile.

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About the location


Carrick-on-Shannon 10 miles; Longford 12.5 miles.

A quiet village located on the edge of Lough Bofin in County Leitrim. Dromod is noted for its fishing and wildfowl sanctuaries on Lough Bofin and Boderg, which are along the route of Ireland’s longest river, the River Shannon. Dromod is a Tidy Town’s winner and has a great harbour area, very popular with cruiser traffic and home to The Cavan & Leitrim Railway Museum, which was once one of Ireland's busiest narrow-gauge railways and definitely worth a visit. A number of local amenities can be found in the village, making it a great base for discovering the stunning surrounding scenery.

This property offers the following short breaks:

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