Escape to Lough Eske Castle and retreat to your own private hideaway at the Lake Lodge. Situated at the Castle gates, by the shores of Lough Eske, this secluded two storey lodge which was built c.1861 is the ultimate sanctuary for those who are looking to relax and unwind during their visit to Donegal.
This charming lodge retains all of its character with original windows and Fleur de Lis tiles. Enter into the living area of this quaint lodge and prepare to be breath taken by the majestic unfolding views of Lough Eske and the surrounding Bluestack Mountains. A large floor to ceiling window allows light to fill the entire area while providing a stunning backdrop for your stay at the Lake Lodge.
The self-catering Lake Lodge has an open plan living, kitchen and dining area on the ground floor. Design features includes calming earthy colours, modern tiled flooring, wood burning fire, Scandinavian style furniture and warm fabrics such as tweed finish in the seating area. Recline in front of the widescreen TV in the living area or dine at the 4 seater dining table whilst over-looking the stunning views on your doorstep.
The fully equipped oak kitchen with dark granite finishes will allow you to cook your own culinary delights for you and your guests. Not in the mood to cook? Enjoy breakfast, afternoon tea or dinner served at Lough Eske Castle's 2 AA Rosette Cedars Restaurant, Gallery Bar or Father Browne Bar - only twelve minutes' walk (1km) along the shores of Lough Eske. Guests of the Lake Lodge can also enjoy treatments at CARA Organic Beauty Spa, complimentary use of the swimming pool, gym and bicycles at the Castle.
The original alder wood staircase, leads to the second level of the Lake Lodge and contains two bedrooms, (one en suite) with a double bed in each room and a separate main bathroom. Features include dual aspect windows in both bedrooms allowing for light to fill these cosy bedrooms, modern fittings such as rail fixtures for your belongings and bedside tables. Calming neutral tones in the bedrooms ensure a peaceful night's sleep.
The main bathroom contains a stunning copper bath and vanity unit sink as well as a luxurious shower and toilet, beautifully finished with soft grey tiling throughout.