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Luxury Riverside Holiday Home in Stunning Ballina / Killaloe

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Last updated: 12/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Killaloe house description

This stunning 5* Riverside Holiday Home is located on the eastern banks of the beautiful River Shannon in the scenic town of Ballina, County Tipprary & looks across the river to historic Killaloe in County Clare and the mountains beyond making it the perfect vacation getaway location. Our beautiful comfortable modern architecturally designed home is finished to a five star level & is available for weekly rent throughout the year. It will appeal to couples and families seeking peace, tranquility, comfort set in beautiful safe location. It has been designed in an open plan style. We have used high ceilings, large skylights & lots of glass to allow in as much light as possible and bring the magnificant river & mountain views right into the home. It is fitted throughout with allthe modern convienences you could want including SKY satellite TV and also has hi-speed wireless Internet for those who feel the need to keep in touch with the modern world. The house sleeps upto 8 adults in comfort and but can sleep upto 10 if needed. We have cot/crib for babies as well as a high chair. The house is naturally warm and has gas central heating for those chilly mornings. The rate we quote includes all utilities, linens and taxes, we do not charge extra.

The mature secure gardens feature a Liscannor stone patio outside the kitchen and living rooms allowing the large doors to be opened out on sunny days bringing the gardens and views into the home. A stone path makes its ways through the grass to a large wooden deck looking down onto the river below where a large BBQ allows for outdoor cooking & dinning. The garden and decking have outdoor lighting and an outdoor power supply.

Local amenities and activities include shops, supermarkets, restaurants, pubs, river cruising, fishing, sailing, canoing, walking, hiking, cycling, boat hire, golfing and much more. The purpose built tourist office is located on the historic 13 arch bridge that's links Ballina & Killaloe. It houses the tourist office, local library and the newly developed Brian Ború Centre. Every Sunday morning a local farmers market offering all sorts of local produce from food to gifts takes place 'between the waters' opposite the tourist office and should not be missed. Ballina has many good restaurants and pubs including the exceptional 'Cherrytree restaurant'. Killaloe has a network of charming narrow streets, flanked by old shops & houses, that climb up the steep hillside & look down over the 13th century cathedral. Water sports are the key to the popularity of Ballin & Killaloe. Boats of all kinds from rowing boats to Shannon cabin cruisers are available for hire and water-skiing has long been popular. Short tours of the River Shannon and Lough Derg are available from the Ballina side aboard the 50-seater passenger boat Spirit of Killaloe. During July the Brian Boru Festival brings traditional music and a variety of entertainment, inside and outside, to the towns for a week. Towards the end of July the Killaloe International Music Festival centered on the historic cathedral, concentrates on the classics and is growing in reputation around the world. Every September, Killaloe is the venue for the European Pike Angling Championships. The historic towns of Killaloe & Ballina offer an exceptionally beautiful riverside setting and access to Ireland’s greatest waterway. The River Shannon is a popular cruising, boating & angling destination extending from Donegal in the North, with canal extensions to Galway in the west, Dublin in the east and Waterford in the south extends to Limerick where it enters the Atlantic Ocean.
The property is located just 30 minutes from Shannon airport, 20 minutes from Limerick, 1 hour from Galway, 1 hour 45 minutes from Dublin Airport, it is an ideal base for exploring Ireland and it's Celtic heritage.

We look forward to welcoming you to this unique part of beautiful Ireland.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Children Welcome:

            a baby crib/ cot is available along with high chair....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            we will accept small dogs for an additional cleaning fee of €100 when agreed in advance.n...moreless

          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            the downstair bedroom and bathroom whilst not designed for wheel chair access are wide enough to maneuver in and out of....moreless

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            ...moreless

          • All linen and bedding provided. Futon bed sleeps 2 and is located in children's playroom....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

            downstairs...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            en-suite...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            en-suite...moreless

          • All towels provided. 2 upstairs bedrooms are both en-suite.

          Other Amenities

              • The south west facing garden is ideal for families with young children. As well as the BBQ area, raised decking, Liscannor stone patio and large grass area, it has a children's play house and is completely enclosed and secure, whilst still affording amazing views over the river towards the setting sun on the mountains across in County Clare. Please note the marina behind the property is privately owned and access is restricted to boat owners....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books:

                Large library to choose from take a book leave a book...moreless

              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player:

                with 5.1 surround sound...moreless

              • Games:

                many kids games available...moreless

              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library:

                Many CD's and Cassettes available...moreless

              • Radio

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Luxury
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Water Parks
              • Waterfalls
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Town
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Paragliding
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Spelunking
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                large pine table with leather seats ...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Basic Soaps
              • Clothes Dryer:

                Zanussi condenser dryer...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Gas central heating for radiators and hot water and additional electrical immersion heater for additional hot water....moreless

              • Internet:

                High speed wifi...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided:

                Top quality fresh linen for every rental...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Seating for all with cable TV, dvd, video and stunning views....moreless

              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking:

                room for 3 cars beside the house and 3 more in front...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Space for 3 cars on the drive...moreless

              • Parking On Street
              • Security System
              • Telephone:

                Available for free local calls & chargeable long distance calls....moreless

              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided:

                Top quality soft towels...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Bosch...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                High speed wifi...moreless

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker:

                Makes good coffee...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                All you could need for indoor and outdoor cooking...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                All the cutlery and utensils you could need for indoor and outdoor dining...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Whirlpool integrated 6th Sense ...moreless

              • Freezer:

                large freezer with ice...moreless

              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                open plan kitchen with all modern conveniences ...moreless

              • Microwave:

                Whirlpool...moreless

              • Oven
              • Refrigerator:

                Large Whirlpool American style fridge / freezer...moreless

              • Stove:

                Whirlpool 5 ring ceramic hob....moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Binoculars
              • Child's Swing
              • Deck / Patio:

                Liscannor stone patio terrance...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Beautiful mature garden...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                LArge stainless steel outdoor BBQ grill...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda:

                Wooden decked veranda overlooking the river....moreless

              • Sand Box
              • Terrace
              • Wood Deck

              Property Descriptor

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                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 20 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Christmas
                  Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  €850
                  Spring 2015
                  Apr 25 - May 29, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  €150
                  €650
                  Early Summer 2015
                  May 30 - Jun 12, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  €900
                  Summer 2015
                  Jun 13 - Aug 29, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  €1,200
                  Early Autumn
                  Aug 31 - Oct 4
                  7 night min stay

                  €840
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  €150
                  €550

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning fee €100
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit €300
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Rates include gas, electricity, towels, linen, local calls and hi speed WIFI internet access. Telephone calls will be charged as billed


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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                  Last updated: 12/21/2014
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                  Location

                  45 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Shannon
                  1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Molly's pub
                  180 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Dun Laoighaire
                  10 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  East Clare Golf Club
                  6 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  Birdhill
                  6 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Birdhill
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  The Cherry Tree
                  0.1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  on the lake behind the house
                  75 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Lahinch

                  Car: Recommended

                  The beautifully located self catering vacation holiday home rental is on the Ballina (Tipperary) side of the river Shannon where it joins beautiful Lough Derg, one of the largest river & lake waterways in northern Europe with over 350 miles of lakes & rivers you can cruise on. The historic bridge joins Ballina with it twin heritage town of Killaloe (Clare) on the opposite side of this mighty river Shannon. This house is an ideal base to explore the local area & the rest of Ireland from. The local area has many high quality restaurants & public houses (pub) to greet you after a hard days play on the water, hiking & climbing in the near by mountains that flank the twin towns from both sides, biking the many byways, fishing the river or golfing on the near by greens. Brian Boro's Fort, Dingle, Killarney, King John's Castle, Bunratty Castle, the Ring of Kerry, the Burren, Connameara, Ennis, Lahinch, Liscannor, Limerick, Galway are all near by. Cork and Dublin are a short car journey away.

                  Other Activities: river cruising

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2000

                  About: We are an Irish family living in the United Arab Emirates. We built this house as our home in 2000 and lived in it for 5 years prior to moving to Dubai where we now live. We decided to keep the house & rent it weekly to foreign visitors because we felt that its unique location and design offered something special and different to the decerning traveller. We have rented property all over the world and know what we like. We have put our experiences into the product that we offer, such as the unique touches you find in a home as opposed to your standard generic holiday rental and we do not charge extra for utilities and linen, it's all included in your quote.

                  Why Killaloe:
                  This property is not just a holiday rental, it is a home. It is fitted out to a 5 star level with all modern conveniences and top quality bedding and linens. Every room has a view, which believe or not is even beautiful in the Irish rain! The property is uniquely positioned within walking distance to great shops, pubs and restaurants but the main attraction is its tranquil location overlooking the beautiful River Shannon.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  A great homely getaway with stunning views set in a quiet location guaranteed to relax you, yet only minutes walk from all the amenities you could require. The house is well positioned as a relaxing base to see all Ireland has to offer to the traveller.


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                  Speaks: english

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                    Our house

                  • Bedroom view

                    Bedroom view

                  • Breakfast Bar

                    Breakfast Bar

                  • Dining room

                    Dining room

                  • 2nd Upstairs bedroom

                    2nd Upstairs bedroom

                  • Downstairs bedroom

                    Downstairs bedroom

                  • Living room to garden doors

                    Living room to garden doors

                  • Rear of House

                    Rear of House

                  • Garden

                    Garden

                  • local wildlife

                    local wildlife

                  • Flanagan's Restaurant

                    Flanagan's Restaurant

                  • Cliffs of Moher

                    Cliffs of Moher

                  • Garden view

                    Garden view

                  • Front of House

                    Front of House

                  • Living area

                    Living area

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Living Space

                    Living Space

                  • play house

                    play house

                  • garden

                    garden

                  • Garden

                    Garden

                  • garden

                    garden

                  • cruiser

                    cruiser

                  • Killaloe view

                    Killaloe view

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                  Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2008
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/21/2014
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