Cenral Ireland/Co. Offaly; 13 miles southeast of Athlone
sleeps up to: 13
Experience the beauty and elegance of a bygone age at this charming country mansion.
It was originally built as a castle in 1627 and was later converted to a private residence. Set in its own mature woodlands, with private access to the tranquil River Brosna and overlooking a peaceful country village, Kimbally is right in the heart of Ireland - situated just 80 kilometers or so from Dublin and Galway and adjacent to the M6 motorway into Dublin.
Kimbally provides telephone and fax facilities, open fires and TV in all bedrooms and three lavishly furnished reception rooms. A mini gym is provided for the use of guests. This property has every conceivable comfort and has the added facility of a Jacuzzi for the exclusive use of guests. A children’s playroom is provided and an attractive library is available. A tennis court is provided for the exclusive use of guests - tennis racquets are supplied for your convenience.
Outside are beautiful rock gardens, riverside walks and your very own watchtower.
Bicycles are available; golfing - a superb network of golf courses is within 12 kilometers; fishing - private fishing on the estate plus the River Shannon and Grand Canal within 10 kilometers; equestrian - excellent facilities nearby, walking - excellent walks nearby, plus numerous pubs and good restaurants.
Kimbally House is situated by a quiet village which is just seven kilometers [4 miles] from the M6 Dublin-Galway motorway. It is about ten minutes drive from the town of Moate, twenty minutes drive from Tullamore and likewise from Athlone, which is often described as the center of Ireland.
The property is also just a short distance from the ancient monastic site of Clonmacnoise ,and is within easy reach of other popular tourist attractions such as An Dun Museum, Lockes Distillery, Tullamore Dew Heritage center and the bog rail tours. Birr Castle and Belvedere House and gardens are within forty minutes drive.
Overall this property is an ideal venue for touring the Irish countryside- just about all areas of the country can be reached on a day trip.
There are excellent bus connections to Dublin and Galway, and the train station is just three miles away, taxi services are available in the nearby village.
Sleeps up to
DSL with wireless
Within walking distance of
typical pricing (per week)
March 1, 2016
April 30, 2016
Pricing for all other times of year on request. Prices are subject to change; call us to confirm current pricing.