Roaring Water Lodge

Heir Island, Skibbereen, County Cork, Ireland | Lodge
 

Travel Blogs from Skibbereen

Road-trip

A travel blog entry by centaur169

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... Glengarriff with a short shopping stop before going to the Eccles Hotel for lunch. I must admit that it was the best service I have ever received in a hotel anywhere. We wanted to eat outside, but could not get down the stairs with the wheelchair, so the hotel opened up the upstairs dining area just for us, as it had a wheelchair lift. It was wonderful, we sat outside in-between the rain showers and had a wonderful meal in the sun, made even more special for ...

Irish Reels!

A travel blog entry by narabouts

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... and took our seats. The Master of Ceremonies realised that we were infiltrators and called up Neil to answer his questions, which he did with great aplomb! We thought that there was going to be a display of Irish dancing, which there was but not what we were expecting! It was more like country dancing and Scottish reels. All the locals seemed to join in and even changed their shoes for the occasion. We made our escape after a couple of reels, narrowly avoiding being ...

Leaving Ireland.

A travel blog entry by nikkiandgrant12

... on the Ring of Kerry....no one said anything.....but Nikki took it off just in case. It was very hard to say goodbye to Leap....Cork....Ireland....we would have loved to have stayed for another month...walking down country lanes picking blackberries....driving through the lush green countryside.....seeing the wealth of amazing sites....but winter is coming and we need to move on so that we do justice to Europe....so with heavy hearts we ...

Liss Ard Manor

A travel blog entry by thetrekkers

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... The first couple of days in the kitchen I did some orange juice making by squeezing the juices out of the oranges. I helped my mom load and unload the washer, so her back wouldn't act up too much. After that I pretty much did a lot of cleaning (refrigerator and cabinets).
For the next three days we did a lot of raking and cutting back anything that would obstruct trails. Due to all the rain that everyone over here seems to be getting, the ...

Enjoying the rolling hills

A travel blog entry by ajswl

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... went in at least two circles, nearly ran out of petrol, but got there eventually. We had lunch in one of macroom's many pubs and now we're at the library.

Having a wonderful low key time here. My Mum and sister Kris arrive tomorrow night for a week, followed by jenny's parents for two weeks. We're looking forward to their company, as well as the free child-care!!

more later,

Anthony



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Location

This lodge, located on Heir Island, Skibbereen, is near Fitzgerald Park, Skibbereen Heritage Centre, Cape Clear Island, and Liss Ard Gardens.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding