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Glenboy Country Accommodation Ireland

Glenboy Front view Sitting room
Bedroom 1 sunroom Bed 3
driveway Bed 2 Kitchen
Mullaghmeen forest Lough bann Loughcrew Cairn T
Fore Abbey

Barn in Meath, Ireland

Property Details of Meath Barn

AA 5* self-catering accommodation in a restored stone barn, rural setting 10 mins walk from Oldcastle, on the Cavan-Meath border (90 minutes north-west of Dublin). Views of Loughcrew cairns, Glenboy offers traditional farmhouse style with the luxury for a holiday to remember. Wheelchair accessible Glenboy Country Accommodation offers: * spacious sitting areas (55m²) with south-facing sunroom * Patio, BBQ & garden furniture * Fully-equipped kitchen * 4 bedrooms with king-size pocket-sprung beds (adjustable to 8 singles/4 doubles) * 4 bath-rooms with power-showers (1 with wheelchair accessible wet-room and bath) * Entrance ramp + downstairs bedroom/bathroom designed for those with mobility difficulties (ITB Accessibility Scheme Grade 3) * 100% cotton bed-linen & towels included in price * WiFi Internet * Multi-channel TV & DVD player and DVD collection * Stereo & music collection, books & games * Underfloor heating & wood stove * Secure parking & enclosed garden * Airport pick-up, catering/organic food, advance bookings of local amenities by arrangement Glenboy is the perfect base for fishing, walking, cycling, golfing, horse-riding and exploring the historic and cultural sites in the area and a perfect base for day trips to the West, North West and Northern Ireland. 10 minutes walk to Oldcastle for pubs, restaurants, shops, playground, library, gym, pitch & putt, horse-riding, etc. 15 minutes drive to lakes such as Sheelin & Ramor etc, Fore Abbey, Loughrew megalithic tombs, Woodfield Open Farm, Cavan County Museum etc. An array of arts, music and heritage events & festivals to be found in the immediate area. Hosts on-site. An onsite meeting room is available by arrangement for retreats or workshops (On parle français - habla espagnol) Some Guest feedback: “In 9 years of renting properties in Ireland, Glenboy ranks top of our list for quality and value for money. We loved the "hi-tech" aspects of the barn: superb walk-in power showers and lots of hot water, and appreciated the beautiful and tasteful furnishings throughout the barn.” Sarnia G, Channel Islands “Superb place. lots of nice touches in the design and furnishing and hosts provide great information for things to see, places to eat etc off the beaten track. If you want a holiday without tourist overkill this is a great location. The guest book comments showed we were not alone in our appreciation of the place” Roberts Family, Leicester, UK 'We all enjoyed your hospitality and perfect accommodation very much We look forward to a return visit and the heady mix of history, culture, racing and relaxation' – CB, Derbyshire 'Das Haus is Wunderwoll!' – W family, Austria 'Superb Place! We felt like we were on retreat – spectacular views and walks we are recommending to all' – A&K, Cardiff; 'Will be back for sure, Don't change anything!' – ISM, Slovakia

Local Area Details

Glenboy Country Accommodation is 10 minutes walk from the market town of Oldcastle Oldcastle has a range of shops banks churches Post Office laundry restaurants cafes pubs gym taxis and bus service A range of music can be found in the pubs at weekends With its the weekly market in the Masonic hall gaelic football at the weekend and annual events such as the Le Cheile Arts and Music Festival and Agricultural Show Oldcastle has all the features of a typical rural Irish town where real people work and live Within five minutes drive of the accommodation you can choose from the Loughcrew megalithic cairns on the highest point in Meath woodland walks ranging from 1 to 13 miles in the 365 hectares of Beech plantation at Mullaghmeen forest or renowned fishingboating lakes such as Lough Sheelin Glenboy is located adjacent to the lakeland districts of Meath Westmeath and Cavan The county of Meath is a treasure trove of archeological and historical sites In the Boyne Valley are Newgrange Knowth and Dowth with their Neolithic tombs and monuments The Hill of Tara was a centre of pagan workship from 2100 BC and seat of the High Kings of Ireland until the 11th Century The Norman castle at Trim constructed by Hugh de Lacy in 1172 was visited by King John in 1610 and 400 years later by Mel Gibson for the filming of Braveheart A short drive takes you sites such as Fore Abbey in County Westmeath with its seven wonders or the the town of Kells famed for St Columbas 6th monastery and the Book that bears its name now on display in Trinity College Dublin A selection of golf and horse race courses are available within a short drive with horseriding a few minutes walk from the accommodation An information pack with full details and recommendations is provided on arrival or you may request assistance with advance bookings for specific activities

Glenboy Country Accommodation Ireland Property Information

Location:Meath, Ireland
This Property Sleeps:8
Minimum Price Per Week:A$500
Maximum Price Per Week:A$800
Nearest Airport:Dublin (airport code DUB)
July August base rate 700e June September base rate 550e Other Months base rate 500e Glenboy sleeps 8 in 4 double bedrooms To facilitate smaller groups a base rate is charged plus supplement of 25 euro per person per week eg 1 week for 4 people in June 550 100 euro

Property Features

  • Close to a golf course
  • Children are allowed

Accommodation and Facilities Summary

Bathroom Bathrooms 4, Toilets 4, Shower Rooms 4
Bedroom Doubles 4, Singles 8, Ensuites 4, King Size 4
Heat/Cooling Central Heating, Electric Heaters
Dining Dining room table, Seating for >10 People, Dining room
Entertainment Hi Fi, TV, DVD Player, Radio, Cassette Player
Kitchen High Chair Available, Crockery & Cutlery Provided, Microwave, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Hob, Oven, Freezer, Fridge, Microwave, Separate dining area, Grill, Toaster
Laundry Nearby Laundrette, Washing Machine Provided, Linen Provided, Towels Provided, Clothes Dryer, Iron, Ironing Board
Living Room Seating for 8 People, Sofas 3, Armchairs 4, Fireplace
Local Activities Cycling, Fishing, Golf, Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Sailing, Tennis, Water Skiing, Walking, Clubbing, Mountaineering, Water Sports
Local Area Quiet Bars and Pubs, Lively Bars and Pubs, Restaurants, Night Clubs, Distance to Local Town Centre 500m, The local town is Lively but not wild
Location Distance to beach >5km, Distance to convenience store 500m, Distance to local restaraunts 500m, Distance to Airport 50-100km, In the Country
Outside Barbecue Area, Barbecue, Patio, Parking, Garden
Suitability No Pets, Family Oriented, Children Welcome, Geared Towards Younger People, Wheelchair accessible, Geared towards the older generation, Low Allergen environment, Non Smoking Only
Accommodation Accommodation Type: Self Catering, Size: Spacious, Changeover Day Sat
Theme Away from it all, Luxury, Quiet yet close to local activity

Contact Information for Glenboy Country Accommodation Ireland

Name: Karen Kenny
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Barn in Meath, Ireland