Have you ever dreamt of spending a night or two in an enchanting Hobbit house? Well, now you can. These are five of Ireland’s quirkiest Hobbit-inspired stays, where you can escape reality for a while.
Five Fantasy Hobbit Homes you Have to Stay In
Glamping Under the Stars, Portlaoise, County Laois
Glamping Under the Stars in Portlaoise, County Laois offers a huge range of glamping options for a family getaway. The Hobbit Houses are just one of the many kinds of accommodation, and they’re just as magical as they sound.
The houses are in the ‘Mountain Under the Stars’ site, resting at the foot of Cullenagh Mountain. Each house sleeps a family of up to six and has all the necessities to make your stay memorable. With a private bathroom, garden, picnic bench and chimney stove, you can really live like a Hobbit in this lovely self-catering spot.
Wildflower Glamping, County Cavan
The Hobbit Hut at Wildflower Glamping in County Cavan offer the most marvellous break away from reality. Sleeping up to five people, the hut is perfect for a group trip. The charming little home is kitted out with all you need for your glamping experience.
With an electric stove, an outdoor picnic table and a private cooking and storage shed, you’ll have all the essentials for a home-cooked meal away from home. Cosy up and enjoy this unique experience as you live out your storybook fantasy.
Mayo Glamping, Castlebar, County Mayo
Visit the enchanting earth covered houses at the Mayo Glamping site. There are a number of options; so you can select the Hobbit House that best suits you. These deceptively spacious little huts offer the perfect escape from the stresses of everyday life.
You’ll be treated to a comfortable and unique glamping experience, complete with a communal kitchen, toilets and showers. This site also has its own hot tub which is available on request, so you can really relax while you take some time away.
Cropod, Glencolmcille, County Donegal
This little pod is one of Airbnb’s more unique offerings, looking out over one of Donegal’s most gorgeous landscapes. This is the perfect spot to find peace and quiet in a quirky and comfortable hideaway.
The Cropod has made quite an impression on visitors –having been named the ‘Best Place to Stay’ by The Irish Independent– and it’s no surprise. Complete with wifi, heating and a kitted-out kitchen, it has everything you need for a comfortable stay.
The Hobbit House, Drumkeeran, County Leitrim
This is another magical escape also available to book on Airbnb. The Hobbit House is built into the land in Drumkeeran, County Leitrim. It is surrounded by the beautiful Pink Apple Orchard with views of Lough Allen and sleeps up to five people. It is ideal for a unique group getaway.
You’ll have your own private eco toilet and hot shower. As well as access to communal facilities that include, kitchen, outdoor seating area, fire pit and barbecue. If you’re bringing the little ones, they’ll love the play area, outdoor blackboards and live willow teepee. It really is the ultimate fairytale getaway.
What are you waiting for? Ireland’s most enchanting Hobbit Houses are ready for you to enjoy!