Blackberry Lodge enjoys a tranquil setting within an easy stroll to the Renvyle House Hotel and with views out over a fresh water lake and the Atlantic Ocean beyond. Sit back and enjoy the amazing sunsets in the luxury and comfort of this newly built home which has been decorated to a extremely high standard.
The ground floor includes an open plan kitchen, dining and sitting area with solid oak floors throughout. This area is fitted with multi-zone in-ceiling speakers so you can enjoy surround sound music. The large fully fitted kitchen is an entertainers dream, equipped with modern appliances including a double range with electric ovens and gas hobs, microwave, and dishwasher. The dining area has a large hand crafted oak table that seats 10 and with its open fireplace and piano it is the perfect location for cozy after-dinner sing songs. There are two sitting rooms that share a double sided wood/turf burning stove, perfect for those chilly evenings. Also on the ground floor is a utility room (with washing machine and a dryer), a bathroom and one king-size en-suite bedroom. Upstairs you will find three more bedrooms, one with a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom that has a large walk in shower, the second with two twin beds and the third with a queen size bed. There is also a family bathroom with jetted tub and shower on this floor. Outside there are two deck/patio areas on different levels, outdoor speakers and a built-in gas barbecue for outdoor entertaining during the summer. There is also an elevated wooden deck with fire pit that boasts spectacular views of Inishturk, Clare Island and Achill Island.
Blackberry Lodge sits on the grounds of the renowned Renvyle House Hotel. The hotel boasts 150 acres of land that include developed gardens, wild walks, beaches, a large well stocked fresh water lake, a 9 hole par 3 golf course, tennis courts and an outdoor pool. The hotel is famous for its relaxed easy feeling, the quality of its food and service and the scenically beautiful setting it occupies. Residents of Blackberry Lodge are entitled to the use of all hotel facilities.
Renvyle Beach, one of the most beautiful and un-spoilt beaches in Connemara, is one kilometer from Blackberry lodge. Other local attractions include Kylemore Abbey with it's famed Victorian Walled Gardens, Connemara National Park where you can enjoy spectacular panoramic views from the top of Diamond Mountain and Killary Fjord where you savor the dramatic scenery on board a Killary Boat Tour. For those adventurous souls you can avail of an array of activities on offer at Scuba Dive West and Killary Adventure Center.
Broadband WIFI and TV available. Linen and towels supplied. All rooms have one US Power Outlet in addition to Irish Power Outlets. Electricity is metered and will be deducted from the Security Deposit - meter reading taken by Caretaker at check-in and departure and rates are based on rate/unit charged by Electric Ireland. No smoking. No pets allowed. This home is only available for rental during the months of May - Sept.