Mount Cashel Lodge 2

Cottage with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in Ballymulcashel, Ireland

From €1,225 per week

Two period Self-Catering Lodges, situated on a private estate with a lake and centrally located in Ireland's beautiful Mid-West.


Enjoy luxury 4 star self-catering accommodation in these beautifully restored 18th Century lakeside lodges. Each self-catering lodge sleeps 5 people and has all modern amenities. Set in a 38 acre private landscaped estate with private lake. Boating, kayaking and fishing are available on site complimentary for all guests adding to the enjoyment of this idyllic retreat.

Local hospitality & excellent touring location.
Located close to the villages of Sixmilebridge, Bunratty and Quin with lively pubs and excellent restaurants. Located just 20 mins from Shannon Airport this property enjoys an excellent location from which to tour the dramatic west coast of Ireland. West Clare and the Burren, Galway and Kerry are all easily accessible. Local attractions include Bunratty Castle, Cragganowen, Ennis and Limerick.

Living / Kitchen Area:
The entrance hallway leads to the living/dining room, which has a wood burning stove, 3-piece suite, dining table, chairs, free satellite TV and broadband internet connection. The lodge has oil fired central heating throughout. French doors open out onto a private patio, lawn and woods with views and direct access to Castle Lake. The Kitchen comes fully equipped with the following:
Oven and Hob, Fridge / Freezer, Dishwasher, Washing machine, Dryer, Iron and ironing board, Telephone, Microwave Oven, Full range of kitchen ware is provided.

2 Bedrooms:
Each of the superior lodges have two bedrooms upstairs. Five people can be comfortably accommodated and a cot can also be provided. The master bedroom consists of a double queen size bed and a single bed with beautiful views of the lake from the window. The Twin Bedroom consists of twin beds, with an en-suite toilet, sink and shower. The main bathroom has a full bath, shower, toilet and sink. All bedrooms have been furnished, equipped and decorated to a four star standard, with duvet quilts and pillows provided for all beds. Other linen provided includes sheets, pillowcases and towels.


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23 out of 23 people recommend staying here


Family from Burnham-on-crouch, United Kingdom Apr 2024

We weren't looking forward to this trip at all due to us being under a lot of stress and pressure but when Pat got in touch the day before to say he had upgraded our accommodation to the Stables we were over the moon! It was just what we needed. Breathtaking views from the windows and all the space and comfort you could ever want. We can't thank you enough, Pat and Annette. It was the perfect base for exploring all the amazing things that a very beautiful and hospitable country has to offer.


Family from Dresden, Germany Mar 2024

We had a wonderful week in Mt. Cashel Lodge. Perfectly located to visit a lot of spots - Loop head, The Burren, Galway, Ballybunion, Cliffs of Moher + Lahinch.

Reply from Mount Cashel Lodge

Frank, Many thanks for visiting Mount Cashel Lodge. It was a pleasure hosting your family. Pat


Family from Midleton, Ireland Jul 2023

Another excellent stay at mount cashel, wonderful location and facilities and as always a warm welcome


Family from Co Meath, Ireland Jul 2021

Another wonderful relaxing stay at Mount Cashel. Our boys loved every minute - an we loved the peace and quiet, away from "it all"


Family from Donegal Town, Ireland Jul 2021

Such a wonderful place to stay. We felt so well looked after and all aspects of the lodge were second to none. The kids loved the two doggies Harvey and Buster ! The area was fantastic with lots to do while the views of the lake were wonderful. Overall we had a magical time in the perfect spot .


Family from Half Moon Bay, USA Aug 2019

Had a wonderful stay at Mt. Cashel Lodge! Absolutely beautiful. It's a good home base for exploring County Clare, Ennis, Cliffs of Moher/the Burren, Galway, etc., but is also a great place to just hang out and enjoy the property and lake. It was perfect for our family. We absolutely loved Mt. Cashel Lodge and hope to return one day.

2 other reviews

"Mt Cashel is a little piece of paradise in Ireland. The accomadations were clean, well appointed and offered every convience. The location was great for using as a hub for day trips. Pat and Annette were the perfect hosts, available but non-intrusive. Even the family pets added to the enjoyment of our stay. A mother cat and her 4 new kittens were our next door neighbors, residing in the carrage house. After returning from a day of sight-seeing, we would be met by Max, the family Springer Spaniel, waiting for us on the doorstep. From our bedroom window, we had a picture post card view of the lake and the Famine Village ruins. We were invited to harvest fresh vegetables from their cottage garden and enjoyed the most beautiful lettace and broccoli ever. Mt Cashel "made" the trip!"

"Excellent spacious accomodation with high quality furnishings. Delightfully peaceful location overlooking private lake, but still only 20 minutes from Limerick / Ennis / Shannon Airport. An excellent choice if you want to get away from it all. Really highly recommended - if we visit the area again, this will be where we stay."

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Distances to locations

Nearest beach 45km Nearest bar 1km Nearest restaurant 10km Nearest supermarket 5km Shannon airport 15km Cork 90km

Local activities

Cycling 15km Golf 15km Horse riding 15km Mountain biking 15km Tennis 15km

Sights and attractions

Historic site 15km Museum 15km Shopping 15km Theatre 45km Theme park 15km Cinema 45km

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Prices and availability

Updated 16 May 2024

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Changeover days and minimum stays

  • 20 May - 19 July 2024: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
  • 20 July - 16 August 2024: changeover day is Saturday, bookings must be for whole weeks only and the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 17 August 2024 - 20 June 2025: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
  • 21 June - 29 August 2025: changeover day is Saturday, bookings must be for whole weeks only and the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 30 August 2025 - 20 May 2026: the minimum stay is 3 nights.
  • 20 June - 30 August 2026: changeover day is Saturday, bookings must be for whole weeks only and the minimum stay is 7 nights.

Late booking discounts

  • Receive 10% off if the booking is made within 3 weeks of the arrival date.

If more than one discount matches your arrival date, please be aware that only one discount of the highest amount will be applied to your booking.



2 bedrooms, Sleeps 5:

  • 1 double bed, 1 single bed
  • 2 single beds and en suite

There is also 1 cot


2 bathrooms including 1 en suite, 2 Separate WC's


CD player, DVD/Blu-ray player, WiFi / WiFi, Radio, TV Languages in English, Local, Satellite / cable


Living area seats 5, Dining area seats 5, Central heating, Open fire, Clothes drier, Hair dryer, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, High chair, Car hire essential


Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Kettle, Microwave, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster


Balcony or terrace, Barbecue, Outside lighting, Parking, Patio heating, Private garden

Suitable for

Children, Infants

Extra information

The property has a private lake with Boating, Kayaking, Stand Up Paddle-boarding and fishing


Average rating from 88 reviews

Private Owner From Sixmilebridge, Ireland Member since Jan 2004

Pat and Annette Shanahan have been successfully operating self catering at Mount Cashel for over 20 years. The Shanahan family live on the estate.

Past bookings: 286 bookings

Response rate: 33%

Response time: within 6 hours

Last logged in: 19 minutes ago

Number of properties: 3

Pat and Annette Shanahan have been successfully operating self catering at Mount Cashel for over 20 years. The Shanahan family live on the estate.