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Run by Rita Morgan, Armcashel is a comfortable, bright, spacious, non-smoking B&B overlooking Clonalis Estate – the Ancestral Home of the O’Connor Clan.
Situated just 1 km from Castlerea town centre on the Castlebar/Westport road. (N60)
An elevated dormer house extending to the rear giving a fantastic view of green fields from every window.
A homely atmosphere and the uniquely personal attention – making your stay as enjoyable as possible. “Home away from home” are comments from guests returning on a regular basis.
Tea/coffee and refreshments on arrival. Tea/coffee Bar at all times in visitors lounge. A guaranteed peaceful night’s sleep. Breakfasts can be served early and late. Special dietary needs catered for also. Packed lunches available by request. An excellent TV & WIFI reception throughout the house.
A daily train to & from Dublin & Westport – if needed we can collect guests from the train station.
Walkers and Joggers enjoy an early rise before breakfast and take advantage of the footpath and street lights all the way into town where they walk or jog by the river Suck. Golf course is just a three minute walk down the street.
Armcashel is a popular and an ideal base for fishing, golfing and touring the west of Ireland. Day trips are very often made to the wild and rugged west coast taking in Westport, Connemara and Kylemore Abbey.
For those who wish to trace their roots the Roscommon Heritage & Genealogy Centre & Famine Museum are only a 30 min. drive. Others sites to visit are – Cruchaun Ai visitor centre atTulsk, King House Interpretive Centre, Lough Key Forest Park. Arigna Mining Experience is a must.
I look forward to welcoming you into my home and making your stay as memorable as possible.
All 6 rooms ensuite.
2 family rooms
3 double rooms
1 twin room.
All rooms have hairdryer & TV
Cot & high chair.
Prices from €35 per person sharing B&B.
Areas within easy reach of us
Ireland West Airport, Knock 40 mins, Knock Shrine 25 mins, Galway 60 mins
Westport 60 mins, Sligo 60 mins.
Ancestral Home of the O’Conors descendents of the last High Kings of Ireland and Kings of Connaught, Clonalis House was built in 1878 by Charles Owen O Conor Don. The House was designed by Pepys Cockrell – it is a Victorian Italianate Mansion with 45 rooms. Located just west of Castlerea, the lands have belonged to the family for a history-making 1,500 years.
Clonalis was the first concrete house to be built in Ireland and, contrary to the perception of Victorian architecture as being dark and gloomy, once you cross the threshold you enter and elegant, bright house with lots of natural light. It has been sensitively restored and contains its original furniture, its collection of historic portraits and its library of over 7,000 books which date from the 17th century. A collection of over 100,000 items includes the O’Conor coronation stone and the harp once belonging to the great Turlough O’Carolan.
Today Clonalis House provide a fabulous place to stay and enjoy it’s timelessly elegant surroundings on either a bed and breakfast or self catering basis.
Bed & Breakfast
Bed & Breakfast Guests at Clonalis are always confident of a warm welcome. Your hosts, Pyers and Marguerite, have built a reputation for warm hospitality and guests enjoy a level of personal attention that encourages them to relax and absorb the ambience of this family home.
Our guests can choose to unwind and enjoy tea beside the fire in the library or explore the park and woodland. For those who enjoy tennis, there is a hard tennis court and a games room in the court yard where table tennis etc is available.
The bedrooms at Clonalis are luxurious and very comfortable with original furnishings and enjoy wonderful views over the park and woodlands.
The Courtyard at Clonalis has 4 self-catering cottages which
retain all the elegance of the Georgian period. These superb holiday homes are comfortable residences with all modern comforts.
The cottages at Clonalis enable our guests to enjoy a home from home experience in the peace and tranquillity of Clonalis Estate disturbed only by birdsong and the hum of bees.
Overall we can accommodate 25 people in our Self Catering Holiday Cottages, in the heart of County Roscommon, making Clonalis ideal for groups of family or friends wanting to holiday together or to celebrate anniversaries, birthdays, etc.
The Old Forge at Clonalis has been restored to provide a large self-contained room that offers groups, who book our cottages, the facility to dine together.
The Walled Garden Cottages at Clonalis
These cottages are situated in the walled garden of Clonalis facing due west ensuring maximum sun light. The Walled Garden has been replanted with native Irish apple trees and there is a large play area for children.
Orchard Cottage – sleeping up to 6 guests in two twin bedded rooms and one double room.
Garden Cottage – sleeping up to 6 guests in two twin bedded rooms and one double room.
The Courtyard at Clonalis
Located in the Courtyard at Clonalis, these holiday rentals properties cottages are full of charm and period pieces.
The Mews Cottage – sleeping up to 5 guests in 1 double, 1 single and 1 twin room.
The Steward’s House – this is the largest cottage available and can sleep up to 8 guests in 4 bedrooms: 2 doubles and 2 twin rooms.
A beautiful large dormer bungalow surrounded by magnificent gardens and situated in a quiet rural area within walking distance of town of Castlerea, located in wooded countryside on the banks of the River Suck. Ronane’s B&B, a Fáilte Ireland approved family run B&B offers excellent service and Irish hospitality.
Ronane’s B&B is situated in a sylvan setting, centrally located when touring the west of Ireland, Athlone, Castlebar, Sligo, and Galway are all within easy reach.
Knock Airport is just 22 miles away. Local amenities and activities include fishing, golf, local gym, and all vital services are close by.
A Cead Mile Fáilte awaits you at Carraig Beag located in the heartlands of the West of Ireland in the hinterland of Ballinlough.
Accommodation briefly comprises of:
2 double bedrooms
1 single bedroom
Linen and towels included
Welcome Pack on arrival
Strictly no pets allowed
Church View, Castlerea Self Catering Short Stay Accommodation is a beautiful 3-bed townhouse, newly renovated to a very high standard with all mod cons can sleep comfortably 8 people plus.
Located directly adjacent to the Church and walking distance to the restaurants and bars our property is ideal for people staying for birthdays, weddings, parties, communions, funerals etc.
Available to let from now. Contact us for further details.
Tully’s Hotel is a 3-star family run hotel situated in the heart of Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.
Renowned for its welcoming atmosphere Tully’s Hotel offers comfortable accommodation and delicious food. The Tully family and their staff offer a high degree of personal attention and provide a friendly and professional service.
Located right in the centre of Irelands Hidden Heartland guests at the hotel can enjoy activities in and around Castlerea, like walking, cycling, fishing and hiking. Ireland West Knock Airport is 21.7 miles from the property.
Willowbrook is a beautiful glamping site situated in the heart of Ireland’s Hidden Heartland, with tai chi, acupuncture, and massage available on site.
Willowbrook Glamping and Hideaways is a beautiful and relaxing family run glamping holiday destination in the heart of Ireland’s Hidden Heartland, near the towns of Castlerea and Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon. Our glamping site features 3 yurts as well as our ‘Arabian Nights’ themed family lodge. The site is also home to the Willowbrook Centre of Oriental Arts, and tai chi classes, acupuncture and massages are available to guests (bookings essential).
With on site activities for the kids and the parents alike, Willowbrook offers such a carefree back to nature style break that you can fully embrace to the extent that you won’t even think about your ipad or phone!
The glamping park is set on 25 acres of manicured land, with access to the river Lung where guests often like to fish or take inspiration for creative persuits such as sketching or writing, or just take in the scenery and the fresh country air. Originally set up by Dave and Lin Whitfield as a camping and caravan site in the 1997, the park has been developed into the incredibly beautiful place it is over the years, and has been passed on to their Daughter Tuesday and her partner Wes, who have begun converting the site from camping to glamping in 2019.
Willowbrook Glamping & Hideaways will be open to the public in April 2019, offering a unique, relaxing and inspiring experience which goes beyond the typical glamping holiday.