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Glenboy Country Accommodation

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Glenboy
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27 reviews
Glenboy
Glenboy
Sitting room
Sun room
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bedroom 3
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Kitchen
bedroom
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Interior
bedroom
Stairs
Glenboy hallway
Glenboy entrance
Before Restoration 2005
Glenboy view
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Glenboy Winter scene
Glenboy in winter
dawn at Glenboy
Sunset at Glenboy
Glenboy entrance
Mullaghmeen forest (5 minutes from Glenboy)
View from loughcrew hills, Meath (5 minutes from Glenboy)
Fore Abbey (10 minutes from Glenboy)
Lough Bann (Photo Steve Neale) (5 minutes from Glenboy)
Lough Sheelin (5 minutes from Glenboy)
Loughcrew Megalithic cairns - inside Cairn 'T' (5 minutes from Glenboy)
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Overview
Farmhouse -
4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Oldcastle, County Meath
Glenboy offers luxurious accommodation (maximum AA 5*) in a lovingly restored stone barn in rural setting on the Cavan-Meath border - traditional Irish farmhouse style with the luxury for a holiday to remember. Sleeps 8. Ideal location for exploring the Midlands & North, day trips to Dublin (an hour by car or bus)

Facilities include:
spacious sitting areas with underfloor heating & wood stove & south-facing sun-room; Fully-equipped kitchen; linen/towels/stove fuel/cooking gas/mobile phone use included in price; Multi-channel TV & DVD; WiFi broadband, Stereo & music collection; books, games & toys;

Grade 3 rating (Irish Tourist Board Validated Accessible Scheme) the property features a downstairs bedroom/ wet-room suitable for wheelchair users.

Airport pick-up, catering/organic food, advance bookings of local...
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Listing #HL36174
About the Owner
Patrick T
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:86%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Thank you, Patrick, for a very relaxing holiday week in your house. With two families we have enjoyed the generous hospitality in this guesthouse. With a lot of taste and skill, this old stable became a cozy retreat redesigned. There was nothing missing - it...More

1  Thank usdietrich
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We stayed at Glenboy for 10 days while in the area visiting our son and family. We couldn't have asked for more comfortable accommodation, it truly felt like a home not a holiday rental. The owner Patrick was warm and welcoming and on hand when...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Glenboy became the groom's house for our sons wedding and it was perfect. We had family and friends stay with us over a week and the accommodation could not be faulted. All rooms ensuite and plenty of bedding and towels. Kitchen well equipped. We even...More

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
King size, pocket-spring, beds with 100% cotton bed linen. 4 bathrooms with power-showers, Linen & towels provided in rental.

For guests with mobility issues the downstairs area (communal area, hall-way, bedroom/bathroom are are without steps and front door set-down is possible with an access ramp. The bathroom is modified for wheelchair users (handrails/open area shower/shower seat). Please contact us if you have any further requirements.

catering & housekeeping by arrangement
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Glenboy has a validated Accessibility Rating of Grade 3 with entrance ramp, 1 wheelchair accessible bedroom and shower room. Ground floor is open plan on a single level. Please...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    8 Twins
    4 Fulls
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 4 296
€275
R 11 717
€750
1 May 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
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3 nights
R 2 734
€175
R 13 670
€875
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
Default
3 nights
R 3 515
€225
R 15 232
€975
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 906 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The above rates are for Groups of up to 8 People (+ infant/toddler x 2) Please contact us for rates for other group sizes up to a maximum of 8.Rates include VAT at 9%. Generally high season bookings are week long only but occasionally we may be able to facilitate a shorter stay. For Easter, Christmas, New Year and Bank Holidays and weekends (including activity packages) please contact us. Rates include bed linen & towels, chopped firewood, Welcome pack & reduced price admission to a range of activities in the area. Deposit can be made by paypal or Bank draft. Please make all drafts or cheques out to 'Glenboy Country Accommodation' a 25% deposit required on booking. Full payment due 30 days prior to arrival (unless otherwise arranged).After a deposit or full payment has been made, if a client cancels a booking for whatever reason, we reserve the right to apply the following cancellation charges.Cancellation Policy More than 60 days deposit refunded less cancellation char... more
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About the neighbourhood
Glenboy Country Accommodation is 10 minutes walk from the market town of Oldcastle. Oldcastle has a range of shops, banks, churches, Post Office, laundry, restaurants, cafes & pubs, taxis and bus service. A range of music can be found in the pubs at weekends. With it's weekly market in the Masonic hall, gaelic football at the weekend and annual events such as the Le Cheile Arts & Music Festival, Gilson Education Summer School and Agricultural Show, Oldcastle has all the features of a typical rural Irish town where real people work and live.

A selection of golf courses nearby include (eg Headfort Golf Club 10 minutes away in Kells is one of the finest parkland complexes in Ireland. Killeen Castle golf course is one of Ireland Jack Nicklaus signature golf course located in co...
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Getting around
Oldcastle (1km from Glenboy) is linked by bus to Dublin with neighbouring Virginia & Kells (10-15 minute drive from Glenboy) having hourly busses to Dublin and to Airport Oldcastle also has several taxis & mini-busses for hire.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Dublin: 75.0 km
Railway: Mullingar: 35.0 km
Ferry: Dublin: 80.0 km
Glenboy is located 1 km from the village of Oldcastle, County Meath. Oldcastle is located off the M3 Motorway. One hours drive north west of Dublin airport & ferry ports (2 hours drive from Belfast). GPS 53° 46' 9.64'N - 7° 9' 45.04'W

Several Buses daily connect the village of Oldcastle and Dublin and a direct Dublin Airport bus stops in Kells or Virginia ten minutes from Oldcastle).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 70.0 km.
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