Camona Cottage

Kiltoom near Curraghboy, County Roscommon (Ref. 936818)

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  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Coffey
    August 2017
    “This is a hidden gem. A modern home ...”
    This is a hidden gem. A modern home with old time charm. Just outside of Athlone town so you feel like you are in the country yet close enough if you need anything the town has to offer. Ideally located for exploring the whole of the Midlands.
    This is a hidden gem. A modern home with old time charm. Just outside of Athlone town so you feel like you are in the country yet close enough if you need anything the town has to offer. Ideally located for exploring the whole of the Midlands.

Features

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

The property

Curraghboy 1.5 miles.

Camona Cottage is a modern detached cottage surrounded by working farmland, situated close to the village of Curraghboy, just 7 miles from Athlone in County Roscommon.

Set over two floors, this property is ideal for couples, families and groups of friends looking for a peaceful break in the great outdoors, with an abundance of activities on your doorstep.

This cottage has been lovingly decorated and furnished to provide comfort throughout your stay.

There is a modern well-equipped kitchen, perfect for preparing your meals.

After an evening of dining, you can retire to one of the two sitting rooms, each with a woodburning stove.

Outside the cottage is a lawned area to the front, which enjoys beautiful countryside views.

The small village of Kiltoom is a short distance away and lies on the main route from the midlands to the North West.

A short walk from the cottage is the Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum with its insight into farm and folk life in Ireland from the 18th century to the recent past.

Curraghboy is a just short drive away and here you will find two grocery stores and a pub.

Travel three miles to Hudson Bay on the shores of Lough Ree to enjoy the many watersports and activities on offer.

Take a day trip to Clonmacnoise monastic site along the banks of the River Shannon and return through the lovely town of Athlone, where the river meanders.

Here you will find many shops, pubs and cafes.

Why not take a leisurely boat trip, relaxing on the deck as the delightful sights pass you by?

The small attractive town of Roscommon, is just 12 miles away, and has a large selection of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as a varied programme at the Roscommon Arts Centre.

The enchanting St John's Wood offers glorious treks and trails.

This beautifully-presented cottage oozes comfort and is a delightful base to start your Ireland adventure.

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Accommodation

Three bedrooms. 1 x ground floor king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Two sitting rooms with woodburning stove.

Amenities

  • Oil central heating with woodburning stoves
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stoves inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Front lawned garden with gravelled area to side and rear
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles
  • Note: A small step leads from the entrance porch to sitting room.

About the location

CURRAGHBOY, COUNTY ROSCOMMON

Athlone 9.5 miles, Roscommon 12 miles

The County Roscommon village of Curraghboy, lies 8 miles northwest of Athlone. It has a public house and two grocery shops. The nearby village of Kiltoom is situated just 6 miles away and also has a village store as well as the Hodson Bay Hotel and Leisure Centre and the Bay Sports Inflatable Water Park. Athlone, at the very centre of Ireland, is just 9.5 miles away and is the largest town in the region and is home to a 12th century castle. Lough Ree, the second largest lake on the River Shannon, is 12 miles away and offers wonderful lakeside scenery and many watersports, boating and angling opportunities. The county town of Roscommon is 12 miles away, and offers a selection of shops, pubs and eateries, as well as a varied programme at the Rosscommon Arts Centre. County Roscommon is known as part of the Lakelands, with the Lough Key Forest Park a particular favourite amongst visitors. Enjoy lakeside strolls, visit Roscommon Castle, play a round of golf or head out on a boat for an afternoon’s fishing, all this and more is on offer in this beautiful tranquil county.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas