I went to Ireland with friends. This place was top of my list of places I stayed. Why. The beauty and age of it. The history. The lake, the land. The crumbling castles on it from the age of Knights Templar to the O'Hara Castle. I was taken back by it's beauty. I photographed everything I could. The days can be bright and sunny to raining and windy. When you get the sun out. Run out doors. Don't stay in. You can miss so much.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Temple House, in Sligo, is a classical Georgian mansion set in a private estate of over 1,000 acres, overlooking a 13th-century lakeside castle of the Knights Templar. The Perceval family home since 1665, the present manor was redesigned in 1864 and exudes the authentic and unpretentious country house atmosphere. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Temple House Hotel Ballinacarrow