Lissadell on The Beach, The Lissadell Estate, Sligo, Ireland


Platinum Luxury Vacations on The Lissadell Estate, Sligo, Ireland.

‘ Some Vague Utopia’ where ‘ Peace comes dropping slow….’

Utterly Private, On the shores of Lissadell Beach with unmatched views of Ben Bulben and The Wild Atlantic Way.

Contact Helen Cassidy on 087 2463748/  00 353 87 2463748

[email protected]

For rates and availability.

Lissadell On The Beach.

Platinum Luxuury Vacations on the Lissadell Estate, Sligo, Ireland.

Available for Private Vacations

The former Estate Manager’s House ( 2,800 sq.ft.) situate within  The Lissadell Estate on the Seashore, fronting the restored Alpine Walled Garden, with  Lissadell House behind,

has been been exquisitely refurbished, presenting exclusive rental  accommodation reminiscent of the halcyon times of the Gore-Booth family in its heyday.

The House features original paintings from the Lissadell Art Collection.

The floors and staircase are hand limed oak. Each room boasts handpicked Farrow and Ball heritage paint or William Morris wallpaper.

Specially commissioned Art Deco Celtic design stained glass windows in every door.

Restored sash windows with oak shutters are  framed by William Morris handmade drapes. Rooms feature individually sourced Art Deco fireplaces.

The house and its furnishings have been specially designed to make the most of the spectacular Ocean and Garden views from each window.

The Accommodation comprises:

The Titanic Kitchen

This is the kitchen for the Connoisseur.

The specially commissioned Lacanche Range, made to order and shipped from Burgundy, the Donegal pietra marble worktops, combined with state of the art kitchen appliances from Smeg and Miele, will delight even the most discerning chefs.

The kitchen is completed by Portmeirion, Beleek, Royal Doulton and Waterford Crystal tableware.

The nautical theme pays tribute to the Titantic using timbers from the Harland&Wolff shipyard, and his and hers Belfast sinks

overlooking the Alpine garden, beside a wonderfully upholstered window seat, perfect for supervising the chef.

The Byzantium Suite:

This large open plan Living Room is the heart of the house.

The  dining table stands in the centre of the room flanked by Art Deco fireplaces(wood burning) at each end.

Each and every beautifully designed sash window(with porcelain handled shutters and William Morris drapes) has unmatched views

of the magnificently restored Lissadell Alpine Garden, or of the Atlantic Ocean. There is a welcoming seat at every window.

Here truly you “shall have some peace there, for peace comes dropping slow”.

The room is furnished with tailor made comfortable designer sofas and chairs, intermingled with 19th and 20th century Irish Art

and furniture from the Lissadell Collection.

The Yeats Room:

This beautiful Cinder Rose room with views to the Atlantic lets you get away from it all.

It contains the owners favourite Irish oils and watercolors, including a watercolor by Eirenice Gore Booth of Lough Inagh in Connemara.

You can nurse your brandy and soda, listening to the crash of the Atlantic waves, with your feet at the fire.

Or you can peruse the art galleries of the world,or images of Lissadell,

or simply flick on to Netflix etc on our state of the art Samsung the frame 4K UHD TV.

Downstairs Shower Room:

Shower, WC, Wash hand Basin.

The Reverie:

This room is at the top of the stairs and has to be seen to be believed

The wallpaper, blinds, cushions and rug are from designs by William Morris

The focal point is the window looking over the sea: two wing armchairs snugly placed beside an inviting table.

Why would anyone move from this enchanted room?


Comprising The Master Bedroom and En-suite Bathroom:

750 sq ft bedroom has a 5 star quality bed and mattress, dressed in Foxford and the White Company

with a Writing desk and sumptuous velvet armchairs and sofa to gaze on the Atlantic or the Alpine Garden

Ensuite Master Bathroom

In pride of place is the owners’ favourite oil painting of Cork Harbour, the favourite place of the merchant princes of Cork.

Beautifully appointed, painted in Farrow and Ball Stiffkey Blue, with stunning views – it is a paradise

The Markievicz Suite:

Comprising  Elegant Double  Bedroom and Ensuite Bathroom

This beautiful spacious Double Bedroom with En-Suite Bathroom enjoys spectacular views out onto the Atlantic Ocean and Alpine Garden

Double bed

The White Company Linen decor

Ensuite bathroom with Victorian copper bathtub

Markievicz paintings


Beach to the front

Alpine garden to the back

The Rockery to the side – private hillside picnic area overlooking the sea

The Secret Garden (beyond rockery) – contemplation garden

Minimum stay required:   4 days.  Minimum stay during June,  July and August; 7 days.


Beach towels


Netflix, YouTube


Access to Grounds

Welcome pack .

Check-in time/check-out time: 5pm sharp/ 10am sharp.


Airports:   – Dublin (2h45). Belfast (2h34). Shannon (2h30). Knock (40m)

Train station – Sligo (20m)

Village. – Carney (7m). Grange (7m).

Town/city – Sligo (18m)

cafè or bar – Lissadell Tearooms during on season (April – Sept) (5m) Traditional Pubs:  Laura’s, Brady’s, Ellen’s

food shop/supermarket – SuperValu Grange (7m).

restaurant – Yeats Tavern (9mins) Henry’s, Langs

golf/tennis – Rosses point (20m)

horse riding – Grange (10m)


Lissadell Beach – 10 seconds

Strandhill Beach – 26m

Streedagh Beach – 8m

Coney Island Strand – 47min

Rosses point – 20min

Bundoran beach – 22min

Mullaghmore – 17min

Ben Bulben – 10 mins

Knocknarea – 25min

Lough Gill


Yeats’ Grave – 10min

Carrowmore tombs

Seaweed baths – Strandhill

For further details, Availability and Rates, please contact; Helen Cassidy Auctioneer;

00 353 87 2463748

[email protected]

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