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Springmount House

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Very comfortable, luxurious house close to scenic Cong village. Wide range of entertainments in the house, including pool table, table tennis, hi-speed broadband access, full Sky+ multiroom package etc, making it ideal for families, including those with teenagers. Close to fantastic fishing, golf, walking, riding, boating and a number of excellent restaurants and friendly pubs. Great for horse lovers and anyone who feels the need to get out into the countryside. The house has been equipped for use by the owners as their regular holiday home, so has standards of equipment well above those of the average holiday rental. Baby grand piano, tuned to concert pitch. ...Very comfortable, luxurious house close to scenic Cong village. Wide range of entertainments in the house, including pool table, table tennis, hi-speed broadband access, full Sky+ multiroom package etc, making it ideal for families, including those with teenagers. Close to fantastic fishing, golf, walking, riding, boating and a number of excellent restaurants and friendly pubs. Great for horse lovers and anyone who feels the need to get out into the countryside. The house has been equipped for use by the owners as their regular holiday home, so has standards of equipment well above those of the average holiday rental. Baby grand piano, tuned to concert pitch. More
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About the Owner
Sue J
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2009
Interaction with guests
I live in London so cannot be on hand to meet guests personally but my lovely neighbour, Breege Morrin, lives just up the road and is always happy to help with any queries or problems. Breege will give you keys on arrival or leave them in an agreed safe place if you are arriving late at night.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another wonderful weekend in this magnificent house! We’ve just spent another Bank Holiday weekend here, with a different group of people this year. Last year the piano was at the centre of our activities. This year we enjoyed a pool tournament! The house itself is...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Turaseoirai
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Reviewed 10 May 2019

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Date of stay: April 2019
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

A group of nine friends stayed here for three nights over the Bank Holiday weekend. We had a truly amazing time. It’s such a warm and comfortable house. But the word that kept recurring was “generous”. None of us ever experienced such a well-equipped holiday...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Turaseoirai
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely week long stay in Springmount House. Two families, including 6 kids (9-14 years), and we were very comfy and had plenty of space for all. The house is more than fully equipped and is a home away from home. Highly recommended.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank niallh470
Management response:Responded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your review, Niall, and I’m so glad you enjoyed your stay. Do, please come back and stay with us again in the future

Reviewed 21 March 2018

The property was perfect for our needs. It was very comfortable with Sky TV and a pool table. Every think you could need was in the well equipped kitchen. Even though there was six of us the facilities were plenty. The garden with its decking...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank lesheard
Management response:Responded 24 March 2018

So glad you and your family enjoyed your stay, Les. Do come back and stay with us again :)

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Trampoline
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Pool Table
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Fax
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Ping Pong Table
Kettle
Terrace
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
The house has one large sitting/dining room, with dining table seating 8, large comfortable sofa and armchairs around ingle nook fireplace and grand pian, which is kept tuned to concert pitch. Second sitting room has large comfortable sofa, open fire and TV/DVD with independent Sky+ feed. Third reception room (which contains one of the double sofa beds and has a bathroom adjoining) has a pool table and TV/DVD with independent Sky feed and Playstation 2 games console, wide range of DVDs, books and board games available. Very well equipped kitchen as owner is an enthusiastic cook, kitchen table seats further 6 people. Upstairs are two double bedrooms, both with very comfortable super king size beds and en suite shower room and toilets (one of these rooms also contains a further single bed for a child). One twin room with en suite shower room/toilet, and one single bedroom, and three additional folding beds available as well as travel cot.
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About the neighbourhood
Cong itself boasts four pubs, all of which serve food, a supermarket (with extended opening hours), excellent butcher/deli,and petrol station, two churches (Catholic and Church of Ireland, as well as the usual range of shops and a tourist information office. The village leapt to fame in the 1950s, when the John Ford-directed film, The Quiet man, was shot there, starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara. Much of the village's tourist activity is dedicated to remembering this one time classic, which still draws the American coach trips but, in truth, there is much more to Cong than The Quiet Man. The ruined abbey, rumoured to house the grave of Rory O'Connor, the last true king of Ireland, is one of a number of historically significant sites in a region which is steeped in history, as well as ...
How to get there
The nearest two airports are Knock (Ryanair), which is 65Km away, and Galway (Aer Arann), 45Km. Shannon is the nearest major international airport, and is 124Km from the house. All of the major car hire companies operate out of all three airports. In addition, I like Casey Car Hire at Knock and Dan Dooley at Galway. The house is next door to Ashford Castle, whose website has good maps/directions.
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