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Carney House Co Sligo Yeats' Country & Wild Atlantic Way

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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
3 nights minimum
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'For peace comes dropping slow.....' Step back in time and bring your friends and family to Yeats' Country and enjoy this 350 years old house with all the modern luxuries. A beautifully restored old town house, Carney House has been in the Barber family for 4 generations. The recent renovations has brought this wonderful old property up to the 21st century standards. Spacious rooms throughout, wonderful character and amazing works of art, furniture and ornaments. The grandfather clock stands proudly in the hall to greet you, where it has stood for many many years. This gracious home has sumptuous beds, soft 100% wool carpets underfoot and glorious rain showers. This home is wheelchair friendly. Please make a special request to prepare for any wheelchair user in advance. The open fires i...'For peace comes dropping slow.....' Step back in time and bring your friends and family to Yeats' Country and enjoy this 350 years old house with all the modern luxuries. A beautifully restored old town house, Carney House has been in the Barber family for 4 generations. The recent renovations has brought this wonderful old property up to the 21st century standards. Spacious rooms throughout, wonderful character and amazing works of art, furniture and ornaments. The grandfather clock stands proudly in the hall to greet you, where it has stood for many many years. This gracious home has sumptuous beds, soft 100% wool carpets underfoot and glorious rain showers. This home is wheelchair friendly. Please make a special request to prepare for any wheelchair user in advance. The open fires in the open plan living room as well as the formal sitting room, create the atmosphere any family would enjoy while sitting around in the evenings to chat, sing or play games. There is also central heating as well as a large log stove in the dining area. This house is toasty, inviting and elegant. Bring your family and friends along to Carney, a beautiful village only 2km from the Wild Atlantic Way Road. Enjoy the sea views in the distance from the front rooms. There is a highly rated authentic Italian restaurant right next door. This restaurant has been making big waves in the food industry and has an excellent menu. No need for taxis or designated drivers here. There is another pub just 50 yards away called Battys with large TV screen and a beer garden with an open fire in the back. The local grocery shop stocks all the essentials so you will never be short for anything. Lissadell House is only a couple of miles away and here yo ucan enjoy the tour of this stately mansion and learn about it's chequered history. There are many beaches within 5 minutes drive. Sligo Town is only 10 minutes drive. Drumcliff Church and Graveyard is only 4 minutes drive. Benbulben is the stunning backdrop over this whole area. Yeats' Country and place of burial. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: Irl1234More
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About the Owner
FRANK B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:93%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2017
Interaction with guests
You will be greeted with a warm welcome, Irish hospitality and a lovely home fire.
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Reviewed 5 September 2019

We were a family group (adults plus child - 9 in total) who stayed here recently for 9 nights. What an amazing house!! It has been in the Barber family for 100++ years and has been recently restored to add some modern features while retaining...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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johnS8708HU, VR Owner at Carney House Co Sligo Yeats' Country & Wild Atlantic Way, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2019

Vincent, Many thanks for your very nice review, this helps so much for other guests planning a stay.We appreciate very much your business, hoping one day we will have the pleasure of meeting you again. My sincere thanks, Frank

Reviewed 13 August 2019

Great house in a lovely quiet location. This house had everything we wished for and was beautifully restored with great decor tastes. Location was perfect for surfing in Strandhill (15 mins away) and just right for unwinding after a busy day! Frank was so accomodating...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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johnS8708HU, VR Owner at Carney House Co Sligo Yeats' Country & Wild Atlantic Way, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2019

Peter, Many thanks for your very nice review, this helps us a lot, with helping other guests to reach their decision. My renewed thanks for your booking, I apologize for this delayed response, my Mum has not been well. Thank You

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Reviewed 16 July 2019

Carney house is expectional.  Frank the owner could not have been more welcoming and accommodating  The house itself is more than fully equipped, Frank has thought of everything that you will need for your time here. No need to bring a thing.  There are 4...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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johnS8708HU, VR Owner at Carney House Co Sligo Yeats' Country & Wild Atlantic Way, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2019

Suzanne, Hubby & My Bonny, What a very nice review. Thank you for favoring us with your booking. Only one thing, you took Bonny home, when she really wanted to stay with me. So happy to know that you would consider returning or recommending Carney...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in this gorgeous house. Suited our family of eleven one been an infant.The rooms were clean, tastefully decorated and cosy and comfortable. Lots of lovely walks down to the beach and nature reserve. Beautiful views of Benbulben knocknorea in the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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johnS8708HU, VR Owner at Carney House Co Sligo Yeats' Country & Wild Atlantic Way, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. You are very welcome back anytime. We wish you and your family a very Happy New Year and who knows maybe we will see you again in 2019! Kindest...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This amazing house has got everything - spacious and comfortable, beautifully restored and decorated, gorgeous period furnishings, a very welcoming and helpful host Frank and all in an ideal location. We came to the house for a family reunion and it was a truly memorable...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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johnS8708HU, VR Owner at Carney House Co Sligo Yeats' Country & Wild Atlantic Way, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

David, Many thanks for all your kind comments. I am so happy that you enjoyed your sojourn with us at Carney House, already I am looking forward to your return. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, this all helps other potential...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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Just 10 minutes north from Sligo Town.
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Nearest Beach: 2.0 km
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