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Perfect Villa Escape With Lake View & Hot Tub 20+

Entire villa hosted by Matthew
16 guests7 bedrooms16 beds4 baths
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Welcome to Selshan Lodge on Lough Neagh.

This fully-furnished villa has an open-plan kitchen living room with two-story ceilings and a generous veranda, perfect for indoor and outdoor entertaining. Enjoy relaxing together whilst making the most of the stunning panoramic views.

NEW for 2021

Completed
*Pergola on patio area
*Pebble beach
*Installed De’Longi Coffee Machine
*Hot tub area renovated
*Four poster bed
*Parquet floor
*5th Bathroom converted to wet room

Ongoing
*Upstairs wet room

The space
LOCATION
Situated on the serene shoreline of Lough Neagh, the villa offers unrivalled views of the lough and the surrounding countryside of the Deerpark. It is located only 500m from the famous Gawleys Gate Inn Bar / Restaurant. And only 20 minutes from Belfast International airport.

VILLA (Sleeps 20+)
The villa is furnished to the highest standard and the fusion of both antique and contemporary pieces ensures both character and comfort throughout.

Bedding includes brand new mattresses and premium hotel quality Sanderson duvets, pillows, flat sheets & fitted sheets. Along with 13.5 tog Goose feather duvets & pillows accompanied by quilted pillow & mattress protectors.

The ground floor is composed of 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 of which boast fully-fitted en suites. There is a main bathroom and a further two guest toilets.

Walk through the large dining area into the modern kitchen equipped with all the latest comforts. There is an open-plan living room with a traditional wood burning stove and spectacular vistas over the lough.

Upstairs, there is a further three large bedrooms, one of which has a balcony overlooking the lough. There is also a lounge/landing area with a modern coffee machine.

AMENITIES
The villa is equipped with a TV in every bedroom as well as in the main living room. There is also good WiFi signal both inside and outside. A hot tub, pool table and table tennis table are on site. There is a washing machine, dishwasher and tumble dryer. The kitchen is fully-equipped and has a refrigerator and an automatic coffee machine. A second fridge freezer is located in the kitchenette. There is also a number of Kayaks on site (life Jackets must be worn).

GROUNDS
A large tree-lined space on the left-hand side of the villa contains a barbecue area, pool table and hot tub where guests can relax. The hot tub is easily heated by a log fire every day of the year.

Step out onto the terrace, equipped with plenty of tables and chairs, perfect for eating “al fresco” and taking a closer look at the scenery.

The extensive grounds (5 1/2 acres) of the villa host a small holding with many ducks, chickens, a goat and Murphy the resident African pigmy boar. They love to be treated by guests off the surrounding fruit trees. What's more our outdoor kennels are perfect for your canine companion(s).

The villa boasts its own private boardwalk along the banks of the lough. Why not take time to sit on one of our many loungers and admire the breathtaking views?

HEATING
All the rooms are equipped with central heating and the downstairs has underfloor heating. Seasoned logs are provided for indoor and outdoor stoves.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed, 1 crib
Bedroom 2
1 king bed, 1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 king bed, 1 double bed

Amenities

Beach access – Beachfront
Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Hot tub
Pets allowed
TV with standard cable
Washer
Dryer
Security cameras on property

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Location

Aghalee, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

The villa is situated in a tranquil haven. Once inside the grounds, you would hardly believe that you are a mere 15 minutes from the Belfast International Airport.

There are a number of peaceful country walks in the surrounding area, not to mention RSPB Portmore Nature Reserve - perfect for any nature enthusiasts.

The Gawleys Gate INN restaurant is located a short 5 minutes walk away which provides both group bookings or catering onsite upon request. You also have 2 Michelin Guide restaurants located within 7 miles (Clenaghans, Wine & Brine).

Hosted by Matthew

Joined in February 2017
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During your stay
I will be available both via phone, email or text to help with anything you need. For example I can also arrange live music for birthday parties, beautician treatments for hen parties, catering for special occasions and airport transport for international guests.
I will be available both via phone, email or text to help with anything you need. For example I can also arrange live music for birthday parties, beautician treatments for hen part…
Matthew is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with building staff
No smoking
Pets are allowed
Health & safety
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Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Cancellation policy