Situated near Lough Derg, Co Galway, Clonmoylan Self Catering Accommodation is a collection of self-catering cottages set on an expanse of parkland. The beautiful setting of these holiday homes is a real treat for nature lovers, families, fishermen, golfers or anyone who wants to leave behind everyday life for some peace and quiet.
There are six cottages in total. Clonmoylan Lodge sleeps six people and has a large garden with a barbeque. It is surrounded by nature. The lodge has a large living room with a fireplace and big windows offering a beautiful lake view. The kitchen is well equipped and there is a comfortable dining area. There are three spacious double bedrooms and two bathrooms with bath or shower and toilet.
Located on its own island, the cottage called Abbey Island sleeps four people. There is a cosy kitchen on the ground floor of this one time tower building with a wonderful lake view. Next to that is a comfortable living room with a fireplace. The main bedroom, shower and toilet are also with a second rustic bedroom on the upper floor.
Hunter’s Home is right by the lake and furnished for two people. It has a very comfortable living room with a fireplace, couch and armchairs, dining area and fully equipped kitchen. It features a double bedroom, shower and toilet. For families with up to two children, there’s an additional bedroom on the upper floor.
Wild Gorse, Blue Bell, Rose and Butterfly Cottages are furnished in an identical traditional style. All are spacious detached properties with two double bedrooms sleeping four people, each with ensuite shower and toilet. Each also has a large and comfortable living room with an open fireplace. Each cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, which is separated from the living room by a breakfast bar. There is an additional bedroom for two people (without bathroom/shower) on the upper floor.
Every house boasts its own boat and jetty, as well as a grill area. Guests can also make use of the on-site bar, restaurant and cosy meeting area with an open fine for the cooler evenings. There is also a bathing deck with seating for nice sunny days. Visitors will be spoiled for choice for things to do while holidaying here. Choose from a long walk along the lakeshore, playing tennis on the private tennis court, or take a picnic on a tiny island on the lake.
Clonmoylan also now has new walking trails, cookery demonstrations for adults and children, horse riding and babysitting. As Clonmoylan is so near to Lough Derg and the River Shannon, guests might also enjoy water sports nearby or to take a cruise on the might river. If it’s shops, pubs and restaurants you’re after, nearby Portumna has plenty to offer. This town also boasts an 18-hole golf course, a large marina and a 250 hectare park with attractive walking paths. Clonmoylan is also a perfect starting point for exploring other gems in the region like the famous Cliffs of Moher, the Burren and wild Connemara.