Glencarne House

Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Roscommon

This charming Georgian house is located in scenic country with lovely views of fields and grazing sheep. A very warm welcome awaits you at Glencarne House; Mrs Harrington has received several awards, including the Galtee Breakfast Award and the Agri-Tourism National Award. The house is warm and peaceful and the bedrooms have every comfort, including armchairs, hot-water bottles and e1ectric blankets; some have antique brass beds. There is a comfortable guest lounge with a marble fireplace, which, along with the dining room, has a blazing fire on chilly days.

Mrs Harrington is an excellent cook; evening meals are all prepared fresh daily and the desserts feature some of the best pastry in Ireland. Wine licence. There is a golf course within half a mile and boating, fishing and shooting are available locally. Pets outside by arrangement.

Situated 4 1/2 miles (6 l/2 km) from Carrick-on-Shannon, midway between Boyle and Carrick-on-Shannon.

OPEN: March- October
ROOMS: 2 double, 2 single, 2 family (4 en-suite)
TERMS B&B; reductions for children under 12; single supplement; evening meal extra