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The Swallows Retreat


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Luxury self catering accommodation on the Cooley Peninsula, situated outside Carlingford, County Louth, Ireland. “The Swallows” lies in the lovely Glenmore valley at the foot of the Cooley Mountains. The house has just been refurbished to a very high standard and it’s now apart of our “Visit Carlingford Luxury standard”

The property is located only 12 minute drive from Carlingford along the beautiful Slieve Foye mountain.The house has been newly furnished and equipped throughout and now features fully-fitted kitchen plus utility, lounge/dining room, TV lounge, large sitting room ideal for groups, spacious bedrooms and superb bathrooms. Ample car parking has been provided and the house will sleep 17 – 18 people.

NEW 6 Person HOT TUB added on site!

We are  on call if needed and no effort has been spared to ensure that visitors enjoy a trouble-free stay. There are no “extras”, everything is supplied.

In this area of outstanding natural beauty many visitors will be content to simply unwind and enjoy their superb surroundings at a leisurely pace. Others will seek a more active holiday. Activities available in the area include river and sea angling, golf (Greenore and Ballymascanlon), horse riding, hill and forest walking (Tain Trail and Slieve Forest), cycling and sailing. There are also sea sports and a blue flag beach at Templetown.

For the more adventurous, the adventure centres in Carlingford and Omeath provide additional facilities. Essential shopping is available in Dundalk or Newry which are only 20 minute drive from the House. Courtyard and enclosed garden. Lovely walks. Kitchen/dining/sitting room, open fire. Bathroom with showers. TV and video, dishwasher. Lovely views.

This house is perfect for a large Hen Group, Birthday Party or Family looking for a nice break away. We can also arrange In House Activities and Catering for your group, just ask for details.



Towels & Linen
Garden Area
Washing Machine
Tumble Dryer
Cooking Facilities
Pool Table
6 Person Hot Tub

does not include:

No Smoking


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