The Dream – A Childhood Dream of a Lordly Castle – Now A Reality
Cloontykilla Castle will have an open weekend late summer and welcome supporters / friends welcomed by Sean Simon to our grand
Feasting hall. Sean Simon would like to thank his Knights of the Round …well rectangular Table.
The Knightly Ken Peterson The Lordly O Reilly and
The Indomitable Michael Durkan. Now the Fun Bit Towers Turrets Dungeons Baronial Hall 500 acres of wildlife Herds of Wild Deer abounds throughout the estate. The Pine Martin indigenous to Ireland was virtually extinct but has recovered in a few areas of Ireland namely Rockingham Estate surrounding the castle. The Pine Martin has virtually wiped out the local population of the invasive grey squirrel which in turn decimated the Irish Red Squirrel population who have recovered nicely.
Hawks, Woodcock, Pheasant, Rabbits, Foxes, the list goes on in this Special Area of Conservation.
On a Private Peninsula on the Banks of the River Shannon with its own Private Harbour with motor launch to view the stunning 32 islands in front of castle.
Extra Guests can rent luxury 8 Berth Cruisers locally and Moor in view of Castle and Party Therein. One mile of shoreline allows hidden private spots with tables and benches, Hewn from windfall trees where they fell in stormy battles. Castle boasts six luxury suites in the Style one would expect from this very special place. Magnificent wood panelled Reception with Minstrels Gallery, Baronial Hall with Blazing Fires to Watch the Sun go Down behind the islands in our Bay
Banqueting Room with Medieval trestle table seating 40 Lords And Ladies for Feasting.
Rooftop garden with Jacuzzi in the tower indescribable views over the Parapets.
Nothing was allowed to allude to modernity so electricity was taken underground along with Fibre Optic Cable to connect to the World, when one wants to, with full screens and facilities in dungeon.
Astronomy Telescope to view one of the clearest skies in the world built by our world renowned scientist astronomer and UFO authority Éamon Ansbro”.
The Journey from Ruin To Resplendent is nearly complete and the Castle is good for Centuries unlike so many lost to Ireland.