Coachman's House

Lorrha near Portumna, County Tipperary (Ref. 915464)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Mrs Commins
    September 2016
    “The cottage was lovely and Roland ...”
    The cottage was lovely and Roland Dyer had left milk and a few other items to welcome us. He went out of his way to get information leaflets for us and told us all about the area. He made us feel really welcome. We had a great holiday.
    The cottage was lovely and Roland Dyer had left milk and a few other items to welcome us. He went out of his way to get information leaflets for us and told us all about the area. He made us feel really welcome. We had a great holiday.


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

A delightful, mid-terrace, stone cottage situated on a holiday estate of five properties, close to the village of Lorrha in County Tipperary.

Furnished in an inviting style, this cottage near Lorrha provides charming and homely accommodation, perfect for a romantic break, or a small family looking to spend time together in a tranquil location.

With two comfy bedrooms, a shower room, and a spacious open plan living area, this cottage near Lorrha also benefits from a roaring open fire; the perfect place to warm your toes after a long day exploring the sights.

Outside, the large grounds are perfectly safe for children to play in and ideal for an evening stroll with your loved one, admiring the stars twinkling overhead.

There is also a luxurious, shared sauna on site where you can completely unwind and relax.

The pretty village of Lorrha is right on your doorstep and features a variety of amenities.

The River Shannon runs nearby and there are excellent opportunities for wonderful walks and fishing alongside its rippling waters.

The picturesque Lough Derg is an easy drive away where you can enjoy a wide array of watersports.

Visit the friendly town of Portumna for superb retail therapy, and a plethora of bars, cafés and restaurants.

Galway City, with its cobbled streets and cultural hot spots, is also easily reached, as is the impressive coastline of County Clare.

Whether its relaxation you’re looking for, or fun-filled activities, this Lorrha cottage is the perfect choice.

Note: The property is next to Refs. 27084 and 27098, together they sleep 12.


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with open fire. Shared external utility.


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, coin-operated washing machine and tumble dryer in shared external utility, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi available in utility, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Ample off road parking
  • Front shared lawned garden
  • Free use of bicycles and rowing boat on Friars Lough at own risk by prior arrangement with owner
  • Shared coin-operated sauna, €6 per hour
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 5 mins walk
  • Note: Dogs to be kept on lead when outside due to farm animals next to cottage

About the location


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 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.

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