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Old - Style Traditional Farmhouse

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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Come and experience the undiscovered Ireland. A stay in this memorable, old-style Traditional Farmhouse, which is set in lush green farmland, in the heart of the countryside, heals the heart, soul and mind. It gives an opportunity to experience quietness and tranquility. Carrigmore farm is Approved by Failte Ireland as a 3 Star, Self Catering Accommodation.

Set in peaceful farmland, the house offers you an opportunity to see a farm, visit old castle ruins-(the nearest one in Castletown - dates back to 1225). and admire many beautiful country Churches. It is also ideal for those holiday makers who want total peace and quiet, yet it is just a short drive away from all local Attractions.

You can walk through our farm roadways, or take a bicycle ride around the area, to hear the warm witty tales of the neighbour's. If you just wish to relax by a river or lake and fish or walk, please let us know and this can be arranged for you.



Centrally located Carrigmore Farm is just 45 minutes drive from Shannon Airport,Bunratty Castle, King Johns Castle in Limerick city, and the Rock of Cashel, Holycross Abbey and the Glen of Aherlow in County Tipperary.We are a two hour drive from Killarney -the start of the Ring of Kerry,Cliffs of Moher, Kilkenny Castle.
The house has TV/DVD/CD/ Games Consul, and there is also WiFi Internet access available.

There is an option to relax, and enjoy old music records.

The kitchen is fully equipped, with Cooker, Fridge, Kettle, Toaster, George Foreman, Grill, Microwave, and sufficient depth and cutlery to accommodate ten people. The bathroom has toilet with separate shower, and bath equipped with hand rails around the bath, and shower to accommodate Elderly visitors. Three of the four bedrooms are located on the ground floor - with the fourth bedroom in the loft. Linen hand and bath towels, and tea towels are provided. Hair dryers are also provided.

A Welcome Pack is available on Arrival, and also an Open fire fuel Pack.

Our Exterior Laundry room is located in the Courtyard -offers the facility to Wash, Dry and Iron Clothes,and there is also an outside clothes Line.

The courtyard is enclosed, and has a large parking area that is safe and secure for parking up to 5 cars.

There is an outdoor table, and chair set suitable for up to eight people to enjoy the setting sun in the evenings. A green lawn with many mature shrubs and trees is positioned to the front of the house, with an outstanding view of Carrigmore rock, a prominent feature in the area. This is a very tranquil area to either read or enjoy the many birds that frequent the lawn.

The courtyard is secure for children to be out and about playing.

Wellingtons are provided to either walk through the farm roadways or around the locality.

Conditions:
Sorry, there is no smoking in this house, but you are welcome to sit in the garden to smoke.

Further details:
We will be there on your arrival with many hints and directions to help you enjoy your stay with us.

Heating / Electricity included in the Price. Wood also included for Stove.

Property Type

      • Farmhouse

      Accommodation Type

      • Guest House
      • Guest House

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Chauffeur

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Limited Accessibility

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

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              • The bathroom has toilet with separate shower, and bath equipped with hand rails around the bath, and shower to accommodate Elderly visitors. Linen hand and bath towels, and tea towels are provided. Hair dryers are provided....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • The courtyard is enclosed, and has a large parking area that is safe and secure for the parking of up to 5 Cars. There is an outdoor table, and chair set suitable for up to eight people to enjoy the setting sun in the evening's. A green lawn with many mature shrubs and trees is positioned to the front of the house, with an outstanding view of Carrigmore rock, a prominent feature in the area. This is a very tranquil area to either read or enjoy the many birds that frequent the lawn. The courtyard is secure for children to be out and about playing. Wellington's are provided to either walk through the farm roadways or around the locality. In the Village of Doon you have a Fully Equipped Children's Playground, which is suitable for children of all ages. It is adjacent to the Cummunity Centre. Next door to the Community Centre we have the GAA Field where in Ireland, we play the game of Hurling. Hurling is believed to be the World's oldest field game. ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Television
                  • Books
                  • Music Library
                  • Toys
                  • Video Library
                  • Video Games
                  • DVD Player

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Forests
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Pond
                  • Caves

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Walking
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing

                  local services and businesses

                  • Babysitter
                  • Medical Services
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Massage Therapist

                  Location Type

                      • Rural

                      sports and adventure activities

                      • Golf Privileges Optional
                      • Hunting Big Game
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Golf
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Hiking
                      • Mountain Climbing

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Child's Highchair
                          • Seating for 6 people

                          General

                          • Washing Machine
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Fireplace
                          • Parking
                          • Heating
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Wood Stove
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Living Room
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Internet
                          • Towels Provided

                          Kitchen

                          • Refrigerator
                          • Freezer
                          • Microwave
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Kitchen
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Bicycles
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Lawn / Garden

                          property descriptor

                              • Detached
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Summer
                              Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2014
                              3 night min stay
                              €64 €64
                              Fri, Sat, Sun
                              €450 €1,950
                              Winter
                              Sep 1 - May 31, 2015
                              3 night min stay
                              €50 €50
                              Fri, Sat, Sun
                              €350 €1,400
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Taxes Not included

                              Notes:

                              Pricing.

                              June, July, Aug - € 450 - per week.

                              The rest of the year - € 350 - per week.

                              Electricity - Oil - Timber for Stove, included in the Price.

                              June - July - August - Changeover day - Flexible.

                              The rest of the year is - Flexible.

                              Deposit & Payment

                              Method of Payment - Paypal , Bank transfer, Or Cash.

                              We ask for a €100 - Deposit on Booking.

                              Full Payment on Arrival.


                              Cancellation policy:

                              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                              Location

                              62 Kilometres
                              Nearest Airport
                              Shannon Airport 62km - Dublin Airport 210km
                              177 Kilometres
                              Nearest Ferry
                              Rosslare Harbour in Wexford - N24 - N25
                              15 Kilometres
                              Nearest Train
                              Limerick Junction on the Limk -Tipp - Border - N24
                              35 Kilometres
                              Nearest Motorway
                              M8 - Cashel to Dublin / M7 - Limerick to Dublin
                              100 Kilometres
                              Nearest Beach
                              Youghal Co Waterford R634 / Lahinch Co Clare N67
                              5 Kilometres
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Moores Bar in Doon Village - R505
                              12 Kilometres
                              Nearest Golf
                              Ballykisteen Golf Course in Co Tipperary - N24
                              15 Kilometres
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Chasers, Pallasgreen Co Limerick - N24

                              Car: Recommended

                              Limerick/Tipperary.

                              Carrigmorefarm is situated on the borders of Limerick/Tipperary.

                              Tipperary region

                              Tipperary is situated in the south of the Country and extends from the border of Galway and the Midlands to just short of the south coast. The largest inland County in the Country. Tipperary is a scenic County, fashioned by the Galtee Mountains, the River Suir, & a rich lush green landscape. Angling, Golf, mountain walking and caves are all to hand and there's the Rock of Cashel, countless abbeys, castles,and forts to explore, experience and enjoy.

                              You can also spend your days visiting historic castles and abbeys in Co.Tipperary, such as the Rock of Cashel, Athassel Abbey, Cahir Castle, and the Swiss Cottage,

                              For those more interested in land based beauty the valley of the Glen of Aherlow lies between the Galtee Mountains and the wooded ridge of Slievenamuck. Historically an important pass between Limerick and Tipperary, and an notorious hideout for outlaws, Slievnamuck now offers perfect opportunities for horse riding, hiking, cycling and fishing.

                              Tipperary also provides us with Ballykisteen Golf Course and Tipperary Racecourse only a short distance away from carrigmorefarm

                              Limerick region,

                              Enjoy a full day at the Bunratty Folk Park - with the kids, or by yourself. Here you can visit the famous Bunratty Castle, see many old Irish Cottages, and learn about the history of Ireland. You can also attend one of their Medieval banquets, which are an experience in themselves!

                              In Limerick city, you can visit the Hunt Museum with its exceptional art collection including works from Picasso, da Vinci, and Renoir. Limerick also boasts a wonderful Medieval precinct with the famous 800.year-old King Johns Castle. Limerick is also packed with excellent shops and wonderful restaurants.

                              In the surrounding areas of Limerick, you will find Adare Manor, Lough Gur, The Benedictine Monastery of Glenstall Abbey which is nearby in Murroe. Visit the wonderful towns of killaloe and Balllina on the river Shannon, not far from the beautiful Lough Derg.

                              If you're feeling adventurous, why not take a day trip to the Cliffs of Moher or the ring of Kerry. both well worth a visit!

                              If fishing is your sport, close by you have the Mulcair river, which flows into the Shannon. The Mulcair provides a varity of all types of fish, so there's something there for everyone. For walking or hiking in the Limerick area, try the Slieve Felim Way. This is a 36km, linear walking route, which starts in Murroe and runs through the foothills of Slieve Felim, Keeper hill and the Silvermines mountains. Alternatively, you could try the Multeen Way, which starts in Tipperary Town and is signposted towards Donohill, through sceinic vales, to Cappawhite and then upwards to the Red Hill - for more information try Walking Routes Ireland or Multeen Tourism.

                              By night enjoy a Traditional Irish Music evening in Brou Brou Centre in Cashel. On Friday night's you will find a Trad Music night in the Kickham Lounge in Tipp town, or a Hooley in Jim O the Mill's each Thursday night in Upperchurch.

                              Don' t forget that it does rain in Ireland! So for those wet days, take your Kids to Tons of Fun, Eastway Business Park, Tipperary Road in Limerick. For all types of fun and games! For swimming, try Canon Hayes Recreation Centre in Tipperary Town.

                              Carrigmorefarm is situated in the heart of the countryside, close to Cappawhite, on the Tipperary border. Set in peaceful pastoral farmland, the house offers you an opportunity to see an authentic farm, visit and admire many beautiful churches. In particular Solohead Church - located 5km away, and has magnificent Harry Clarke stained - glass windows. Harry Clarke was an Irish Stained-glass artist and book illustrator. Born in Dublin - 1889 - 1931

                              The village of Doon is only 5km away.

                              Doon is a small country village, located in East Limerick, close to the border of West Tipperary. It is 62km from Shannon Airport, 25km to Limerick city, only 16km to Tipperary town, which offers supermarkets, clothes shops, bars and restaurants.

                              The village has all the local amenities you could need: Doctors Surgery, Pharmacy, Post office, three Grocery's shops - two which provide hot food also Petrol/Diesal, A Butchers Shop, Newsagents, Berkery's Garage, Tony's Leather Centre, Hardware Store, Chinese restaurant, Barber, and many Pubs.

                              Doon in September, Vintage Show, Paddy Dakar, Honda Fifty Run, etc.

                              The Paddy Dakar is an annual Motorcycle event which takes place in Doon.It is Orienteering challenge through the beautiful Sleive Felim mountains both on and off the Road.

                              There are many local loop walks on minor and country roads, both within Carrigmorefarm and in the locality. These are suitable for people of all ages.

                              A visit to Anna Moore's pub in Doon is recommended, so be sure to visit and enjoy an excellent pint of Guinness

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                              Owner info

                              Why the Owner Chose Doon:
                              Come and experience the undiscovered Ireland.A stay in this old-style Traditional Farmhouse, situated in lush green farmland, in the heart of the countryside, heals the heart, soul and mind. It gives an opportunity to experience peace and tranquillity. Carrigmore farm is Approved by Failte Ireland as a 3 Star, Self Catering Accommodation. Set in peaceful farmland,the house offers you an opportunity to see a Farm, visit old castle ruins-(the nearest one in Castletown - dates back to 1225.)and the many beautiful Churches. It is also ideal for those holiday makers who want total peace and quiet, yet it is just a short drive away from all local Attractions. You can walk through our farm roadways,or take a bicycle ride around the area, to hear the warm witty tales of the neighbour. If you just wish to relax by a river or lake and fish or walk, please let us know and this can be arranged for you.


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                              • Barbecue. Plan your next backyard picnic, or cookout in carrigmorefarm soon.

                                Barbecue. Plan your next backyard picnic, or cookout in carrigmorefarm soon.

                              • Old - style Charming Country Kitchen will take you back to day's gone by.

                                Old - style Charming Country Kitchen will take you back to day's gone by.

                              • Enjoy a glass of  Whiskey - Wine and relax in front of a warm and cosy fire

                                Enjoy a glass of Whiskey - Wine and relax in front of a warm and cosy fire

                              • Single Bedroom, beside the Double Bedroom.

                                Single Bedroom, beside the Double Bedroom.

                              • Shower.  Hand rails to suit Elderly Visitors, Bath has hand rails also.

                                Shower. Hand rails to suit Elderly Visitors, Bath has hand rails also.

                              • Big yard to park cars for Barbecue in the evening or just to relax or unwind.

                                Big yard to park cars for Barbecue in the evening or just to relax or unwind.

                              • View of Carrigmorefarm in the valley with the Gatee mountains on the Horizon.

                                View of Carrigmorefarm in the valley with the Gatee mountains on the Horizon.

                              • Moore's in Doon Village is a Traditional Irish Pub to enjoy a Pint of Guinness

                                Moore's in Doon Village is a Traditional Irish Pub to enjoy a Pint of Guinness

                              • Glen of Aherlow a pituresque valley between Slievenamuck and Galtee Mountains

                                Glen of Aherlow a pituresque valley between Slievenamuck and Galtee Mountains

                              • On top of Carrigmore you will see outstanding view's of the Local Countryside.

                                On top of Carrigmore you will see outstanding view's of the Local Countryside.

                              • Ruins of Oola Castle In 1825 large and perfect Antlers of Irish Elk were found

                                Ruins of Oola Castle In 1825 large and perfect Antlers of Irish Elk were found

                              • Turf Cutting in Ireland. Warm cutting the turf, and warm burning the turf.

                                Turf Cutting in Ireland. Warm cutting the turf, and warm burning the turf.

                              • Enjoy the setting sun in the evening.with the little Birds who frequent the Lawn

                                Enjoy the setting sun in the evening.with the little Birds who frequent the Lawn

                              • The Parlor. The most formal room in the house where the Guests were entertained.

                                The Parlor. The most formal room in the house where the Guests were entertained.

                              • Main Bedroom. Double bed, also this room has Space for Travel Cot for small Baby

                                Main Bedroom. Double bed, also this room has Space for Travel Cot for small Baby

                              • Single Bedroom, near the Kitchen.

                                Single Bedroom, near the Kitchen.

                              • Boreen - meaning ' a little road ' is a narrow unpaved, rural road in Ireland

                                Boreen - meaning ' a little road ' is a narrow unpaved, rural road in Ireland

                              • Country Side. Flower - rich roadside verge with beautiful wild scented Flowers.

                                Country Side. Flower - rich roadside verge with beautiful wild scented Flowers.

                              • Bunratty Castle it is the most complete restored and furnished castle in Ireland

                                Bunratty Castle it is the most complete restored and furnished castle in Ireland

                              • King John's Castle. If you have Children you definitely should visit this Castle

                                King John's Castle. If you have Children you definitely should visit this Castle

                              • The Rock of Cashel is one of the most unique historical sites in Co Tipperary.

                                The Rock of Cashel is one of the most unique historical sites in Co Tipperary.

                              • Holy Cross Abbey is a restored Cistercian Monastery near Thurles. Co.Tipperary

                                Holy Cross Abbey is a restored Cistercian Monastery near Thurles. Co.Tipperary

                              €50 - €64 per night (EUR)
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                              4 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 5

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                              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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