Set in mature grounds on the shores of Lough Sheelin, Peter and Ulla’s old manor house, Ross House is an ideal holiday retreat, located in Mountnugent, County Cavan. The accommodation enjoys a very lovely location, situated on a 400 acre farm and offers a good standard of accommodation at a modest price.
Ross House has been built over centuries. Historically, The night before his final battle at the bridge of Finnea “Miles The Slasher” was reported to have stayed at the neighbouring Ross Castle. Accordingly, Ross House may have harboured some of Cromwell’s soldiers.
Today it’s homely atmosphere invites peace and relaxation. There is a fine choice of activities at hand from a private pier that has boats for fishermen to explore the lake, to safe bathing, a sandy beach and tennis courts.
Bed & Breakfast
At Ross House you will be spoiled with 8 spacious, comfortable double rooms all en-suite, centrally heated, telephone with direct lines, TV and tea making facilities. Four rooms offer the luxury of a fireplace, three the comfort of a conservatory. Additionally you may choose our cosy apartment with private sitting room, bedroom and kitchen.
While enjoying Irish or continental breakfast you have a sweeping view from the dining room over the spacious fields, with old beech and oak trees to forests and the lake.
The bedrooms are continental in style and have telephone, TV and tea/coffee trays. Some have their own conservatories. Children and pets are welcome. Ellinor’s cooking skills are renowned and she supplies packed lunches, sandwiches, high tea or a 4-course dinner.