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Ardboula House

Ardboula House, Tulla
Certificate of Excellence
8 reviews
Ardboula House, Tulla
Sunroom - lounge.
Breakfast nook, overlooking grounds, inches from fresh herbs.
Laundry / Back Kitchen with inside line and access to outside clothes line - Washer and dryer
Lounge room with balcony access at the top of the spiral stairs
King Bed Upstairs Master, with ensuite.
Upstairs Master bedroom with ensuite
Twin beds - covert to Super-king upon request.
Optional day bed for young children - extra bed makes 9!
Upstairs bathroom with quadrant bath, shower over bath, toilet and sink.
Twin beds zipped together as a superking
Expansive balcony overlooking grounds and neighbouring fields.
Balcony shot
Organic produce to harvest and enjoy.
Pumpkin Patch 2014
Handcrafted seating area for 20+ !! - awaiting firepit :)
August 2014 - Open Day Ardboula House.
Quality assured by Failte Ireland since 2015
5 minute drive from the village of Tulla
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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Tulla, County Clare
18th Century spacious, generously furbished farmhouse with beautiful grounds including a modern organic Irish kitchen garden. Sleeps up to 11 persons with flexible options; suitable for 2 families, 4 couples (twin beds that convert to superkings), corporate bookings.
Additional folding beds available (2) that convert twins into triples, or family room (superking plus single). Daybed available for upstairs lounge area (NB: this is in an open area, therefore no privacy).
Private grounds with fresh organic produce, local fishing with access to a private lake.
Virtual tour available online
About the Owner, Christine O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
The farmhouse is located on a working farm, and we are never far away if you need assistance with anything at all. Ask us about car rental discounts.
We have upgraded our wifi to the best available to us - we have increased both the speed and the data, which is now unlimited.
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Listing #HL6728189
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 8 reviews
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English first
Susan O
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
1 review
Reviewed 19 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Great size property, comfy beds, owners available if required, just had to replace a bulb in kitchen, but never intrusive. Loved the vegetable garden at the front, which I am most envious about, able to have fresh vegetables for dinner every night. Utility room a great size with a couple of lines for hanging washing to dry should weather be...

Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Just back from a week in Clare where we stayed (7 of us) in Ardboula House. Fabulous house and location which was made even more enjoyable by the warm welcome received from the owners Christine and Willie. House is beautiful with everything supplied that you could possibly need for a home away from home. The location is ideal for driving...

Management response:

Thank you Pam. We really enjoyed meeting you and your family. I cannot thank you enough for taking such care of our property during your stay. We hope your Mum enjoyed the rhubarb!


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Rita W
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Really enjoyed the stay, the house is lovely warm and spacious. It was great, Christine was a wonderful host and gave us a lovely cake when we arrived. Great value.

Management response:

Delightful guests that would be very welcome back. We hope to meet again one day. Thank you :)


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Please let us know if you have special requirements. Where possible we are flexible with arrival and departure times.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    1 Full
    7 Twins
    2 Super Kings
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1 Nov 2017 -
23 Dec 2017
Low Season late 2017
3 nights
24 Dec 2017 -
6 Jan 2018
3 nights
7 Jan 2018 -
28 Feb 2018
Low 2018
3 nights
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About the neighbourhood
Tulla is a picturesque village situated on high ground, 14 km/9 miles east of Ennis. The highest point in the area is Maghera Mountain, while north of Tulla is Asalpnagown with its excellent forest walks. West of the village is Cullane Wood in the grounds of Cullane House and within a short distance is the old demesne of Kiltanan. Close to the estate there is an underground stream and some limestone caves called ‘The Toumeens’.
Tulla is a noted fishing centre and known as the Clare Lakelands, with a number of small lakes ringing the village.
Traditional music features strongly in the area and the Tulla Céili Band is one of the best known céilí bands in the country. In 1946, local musicians came together and formed the band – and they have since made several successful tours abroad to Ir...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Shannon: 34.0 km
Railway: Ennis: 18.0 km
Ferry: Doolin: 56.0 km
As soon as you turn into the village of Tulla off the Ennis/Scarrif Road (R352) , travel on the Gort Road (R462) for 4.8km and turn left. There is a fingerpoint sign for Ardboula House here.
It is a byroad (L81022), and the farmhouse is 1km down that road.
The first buildings that you meet are a brownstone cottage and a grey stone farmhouse on the right – Ardboula House is the farmhouse with the large balcony.

Or, enter the following coordinates into your SatNav;
52°53’40.4″N 8°46’29.5″W

Find us on Google Maps (includes Inside & Outside Virtual Tours): https://goo.gl/maps/MBc5NGdPUhr
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 47.0 km.
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