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The Gate Lodge

The Gate Lodge of Lough Hyne House
1 of 9The Gate Lodge of Lough Hyne House
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Skibbereen, County Cork
From the Lough Ine Gate Lodge you can enjoy many beautiful walks around this famous beauty spot or you can take one of the rowing boats from the shingle beach on the grounds and explore the Lough, the rapids, or go for a picnic on the small sandy beach of the island where you can see the remains of an O'Driscoll castle.
Listing #HL17853
About the Owner
Tom B
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:89%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2006
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

This lodge is right on the lake and has amazing views. Getting into the property took a long time as we couldn't get the key as per the prior communication. Kitchen is well equipped and there is plenty of storage space but quite a few...More

Thank RosineB
Management response:Responded 2 October 2017

Dear Rosine Many thanks for your review and the feedback provided during your stay. As part of our refurbishment plans this year we have since replaced the beds, mattresses and linen and continue to review the condition of the houses and their facilities. Again, I...More

Reviewed 2 July 2014

We had a wonderful time here by the loch, swimming, snorkelling and rowing the little boat out across the loch and to the island. There were always a few people about kayaking or swimming which was entertaining while we watched the world gently glide by....More

Thank 13Thedancer
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Reviewed 8 June 2014

We stayed at the gate lodge for the 2nd half of our honeymoon in Ireland. It was absolutely beautiful. The lodge is adorable & provides the necessities. I'm a little spoiled though & did not care for the shower or the bugs (spiders & the...More

Thank cyncaj11
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
Additional amenities & feature info
The main bedroom has a lovely view on the sea, the island and the fields, the beds can either be twin beds or made into a double bed. The bathroom has a bath with a stand-in shower, a WC and a basin.
Downstairs you can enjoy a log fire in the large fireplace.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Twins
    1 Crib
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 3,234 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The house can be rented for shorter periods by special arrangement.
Bank Holidays are charged at the week end nightly rate
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About the neighbourhood
A few miles west of the house you can visit the picturesque Castletownsend, seat of Somerville and Ross, authors of the Irish RM and drive a little further to Beautiful Glandore. Buy a local map and you might like to find some of the prehistoric stone circles. This part of the world is full of surprises and will never disapoint you.
There are two markets in Skibbereen worth visiting, one on Friday at 12 noon for home produces and a general farm market on Saturday
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cork: 85.0 km
Railway: Cork: 90.0 km
Ferry: Cork-Ringasskiddy: 100.0 km
You can fly either Ryanair or Aer Lingus to Cork where you can rent a car. The house is 85 Kms from the airport. You can also take the Swansea Cork ferry that sail overnight or during the day. Crossing is 8 hours.
Other ferries leave from Pembroke to Rosselaere. A 3 hours crossing. To drive from Rosselaere to Skibbereen it will take you 4 hours.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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