The ultimate in Carlingford holiday homes, the Gate House is a bright, spacious two storey, gated house with private parking for two cars. Set against the backdrop of the old medieval walls with private patio gardens on two levels with the exclusive, breathtaking views of the spire of the Heritage Centre, Cooley Mountains, Carlingford Harbour, Carlingford Lough and the Mourne Mountains. Large bright windows to the front and rear bring the essence and beauty of medieval Carlingford inside. There is a six person Hot Tub located in the walled upper garden housed in a beautiful Canadian cedarwood log cabin where you can relax and enjoy all these vistas in total privacy. You also have your very own private beer garden. Large south facing, walled terrace area with beautiful wall art and atmosphereic lighting with plenty of garden furniture, high bar with stools, a barbecue, electric awning and electric outside heaters completes the picture for that perfect outside experience.
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All our properties have partial to full catering available from our new in-house-service partners, with a delicious menu ranging from Afternoon Tea to Stone Baked Pizzas and much more. Additionally, upon request, an in-house chef and servers or barbecue chef can be provided to make your stay uniquely special
6 person Hot Tub in log cabin in garden
Retractable electric canopy to cover patio garden off kitchen with outside electric heater
Wheelchair accessible (ground floor only)
5 bedrooms sleeping 14 people
4 Shower rooms
Oil fired heating with electric coal-effect fire
Flat screen HD tv with HDMI connection and DVD
Electric hob and double oven
Washing machine/tumble dryer
Out-door garden furniture
Wireless Broadband available.
Car parking facilities: Private car parking for two cars.
Welcome pack upon arrival
Heating, hot water and electrical costs
Bed linens hand prepared by Carlingford Accommodation
1 Bath and 1 Hand Towel per guest
High chairs and travel cots on request (cot linen not included)
Hot Tub - 6 person capacity including water quality maintenance kit.
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House hold policies:
Smoking: This property is a non-smoking property.
Pets: Carlingford Accommodation is pleased to accept pets at ‘The Gate House’, provided they are house trained and kept under control.
Early Check In (Anytime that day) - Is between 10% and 20% of the daily rate, exact cost given at booking stage. € 0
Late Check Out (Anytime that day) - Is between 10% and 20% of the daily rate, exact cost given at booking stage. € 0
Hot Tub - 6 person capacity including water quality maintenance kit. € 0
Ice € 5 per bag
Champagne Flutes, bowl & ice for all guests € 25 per pack
Housekeeping Service per service so please select quantity (includes all rooms cleaned, beds made and fresh towels) € 100 per day
Additional Towel Packs - 1 hand and 1 bath (so please add quantity) € 2 per pack
High Chair € 0 per chair
Travel Cot - excludes bedding € 0 per cot
WiFi € 0
A1 Cancellation Insurance, will cost 20% of total booking amount so please disregard the amount showing opposite. We will contact you directly to process this if chosen. This will provide a full refund upon any cancellation. This expires 1 week before arrival date and is valid for one claim per booking. For multiple property bookings the insurance cost will be 20% of the total cost of all the properties related to the booking. This policy is designed to cover the booking deposit and final balance payments of your booking. € 0 20% of total booking cost
A2 Cancellation Insurance, will cost 10% of total booking amount so please disregard the amount showing opposite. We will contact you directly to process this if chosen. This will provide a full refund of your booking deposit upon any cancellation. This expires 8 weeks before arrival date and is valid for one claim per booking. For multiple property bookings the insurance cost will be 10% of the total cost of all the properties related to the booking. This policy is designed to cover the booking deposit payment of your booking. € 0 10% of total booking cost
Entrance Hall: A long bright and welcoming hall with tile flooring and door to the lower rear patio garden and a staircase leading to the first floor. It includes a cloakroom area with box bench. Large built-in cupboards give plenty of storage space. Perfect for the golfing, sailing or hiking gear.
Kitchen: A large, warm, spacious old style country kitchen with views of Tholsel Street, medieval walls, and the front courtyard. The old world charm is enhanced by an Aga cooker and pine dresser. The kitchen incorporates every modern appliance; double electric oven, electric hob, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine/dryer. Enjoy delicious meals and great conversation around a large pine table. French doors lead to the lower private beer garden with garden furniture and a newly installed retractable electric canopy with electric heaters so this space can now also be under cover and weather proofed which greatly enhances the kitchen area.
Bedroom: A beautifully furnished cosy bedroom with views of the front courtyard.
First Bedroom: On the ground floor, a twin bedded room with parquet flooring, and tiled ensuite with walk-in shower.
Shower Room/Toilet: Off the hall an enclosed downstairs shower room with a toilet and wash hand basin.
Rear Lounge: At the top of the stairs is a very bright living area with ceiling high windows capturing the spectacular views of the medieval walls and spire of the Heritage Centre by day or night. Doors lead on to a magnificent upper night lit patio-garden. At the other side of the lounge a door leads to a hall way incorporating bedroom, bathroom area.
Front Lounge: A beautiful lounge with marble fire place and coal-effect fire. A leather three piece suite makes this the perfect spot to watch television or to admire the breathtaking views of the summit of Slieve Foy. A door leads to the upper side terrace.
Hallway: Annexed to the rear lounge is a spacious hallway, incorporating ample built-in storage space, bedroom and family bathroom.
Family Bathroom: A fully tiled bathroom including a large walk-in shower. Lovely fluffy towels are provided for that extra comfort.
Second Bedroom: On the first floor, a bright cosy bedroom with a double and single bed, fitted wardrobes, with views of the front courtyard and the Cooley Mountains.
Third Bedroom: On the first floor, a bright bedroom with double and single bed, large fitted wardrobes and views of The Cooley Mountains and the courtyard.
Fourth Bedroom: Situated on the first floor, large windows make this a bright comfortable, cosy room, with a double and single bed, built-in wardrobes, with views of Tholsel Street, Mourne Mountains and harbour.
Shower room: Off the hallway is a separate shower and wash hand basin.
6 Person Hot Tub: This is located in the upper garden area, housed in a beautiful Canadian Cedarwood log cabin with views of the harbour but still maintaining privacy to help you relax in comfort and style.
Lower Patio Garden: A beautifully maintained private, spacious, night lit beer-garden with canopy and heaters set against the backdrop of The Tholsel and the medieval walls of Carlingford. Stone steps lead to the upper patio-garden.
Upper Patio Garden: Another spacious, private well maintained patio-garden leading onto the side terrace. Enjoy the exclusive views over the roof tops of Carlingford Village, the Cooley Mountains and Carlingford Lough. Both patio gardens are tastefully lit so can be enjoyed by day or by night.
Side Terrace: On the upper level, nestled between the house and medieval walls, with stone steps leading into the front courtyard and upper patio garden.
Front Court Yard: A gated front courtyard, with room for two cars. Stone built storage sheds are under the steps leading to the side terrace, just perfect for the outdoor activity gear.
Arrival/departure times: 16:00 hrs on day of arrival and 11:00 hrs on day of departure.