Roundwood House, Mountrath, Co Laois
Roundwood House offers self catering accommodation and is situated just outside of Mountrath, Co Laois. Set at the foot of the Slieve Bloom, surrounded by mature trees, lawns, gardens and delightful, extensive outbuildings, Roundwood is a step back in time.
We have two charming self catering properties available to our guests, The Writer’s cottage is a secluded cottage which is hidden away in a corner of the walled garden of Roundwood and is ideal for inspiring country holidays or romantic getaways. We think Hansel and Gretel may have been the original tenants! Travel writer, Pol o Conghaile, lists it in the Irish Independent as one of the “ten best Irish hidey-holes guaranteed to erase memories of the nine to five”. Prices are all inclusive, i.e. there are no extra charges for electricity, linen etc. Linen and towels are provided. The fires will be set upon arrival but subsequent firewood, if required, will have to be purchased. Roundwood House has turf and firewood for sale.
The Forge is an original 17th century stone building set in the grounds of Roundwood House. Recently restored and comfortably converted it comes with all amenities of a modern holiday home. It is a single split level apartment. There is one double bed and a small settee bed in the sitting room. Its design is an unusual and interesting use of a wonderful architectural space. It is filled with books and paintings and has beautiful views of the gardens. For children there are games to play, woods to explore and animals to feed. Prices are all inclusive, i.e. there are no extra charges for electricity, linen etc. Linen and towels are provided. The fires will be set upon arrival but subsequent firewood, if required, will have to be purchased. Roundwood House has turf and firewood for sale.
An historic home of architectural interest, Roundwood is just over an hour from Dublin, full of character, charm and warmth. Here you’ll find delicious meals, great wines, open fires and relaxed hospitality. It is the perfect place to retreat from the maddening crowd, take time for yourself and breath in the country air.
Please visit our website for more information about our pet friendly self catering accommodation in Mountrath.
Telephone: 00353 (0) 578732120
Email: [email protected]
Sleeps: 1 to 2