- Temple House and Castle
- 463 Walnut Drive, Amherstburg, ON, Canada
- Apr 30 - May 6, 2019 (7 days)
- Inishmore is one of western Ireland's Aran Islands. It sits at the mouth of Galway Bay and is known for ancient sites, like the prehistoric clifftop fort Dún Aonghasa. Nearby is the Worm Hole, a rectangular natural pool. The medieval Christian ruins of the Seven Churches are in the northwest. Clochán na Carraige is a stone structure with a beehive roof. Kilmurvey Beach is known for birdlife and a nearby seal colony.
- We will visit this Island weather permitting as we cross the Atlantic.
Schedule•accommodations, meals and daily yoga.
•visits to ancient sites within Sligo, Aran Islands and Dublin.
•W.B Yeats Tour Included: starting in Sligo town, your journey will begin with a drive through Rosses Point with stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and onto Drumcliffe, best known as the final resting place of poet W. B. Yeats which is set against the spectacular backdrop of the Benbulben Mountains.•Here you will get to visit Yeats grave. You will then travel to Lissadell House where Yeats spent much of his time.
•Lissadell is famous as the childhood home of Constance Markievicz, a leader of the 1916 Rising and the first woman to be elected to Dail Eireann (Irish Government). As we depart Lissadell Estate, your journey will take you through the beautiful countryside with views of Benbulben Mountain and lead us to Glencar Waterfall.
•The waterfall, descending from a 50ft rocky headland into a deep pool is best viewed from the lovely wooded walk. This is an example of one of our days.
About This Event
This retreat is a bit different .Maybe a lot different.My hope is to bring you peace and tranquility while seeing the essence of Ireland and it's people.
I design these retreats with feed back from past guests and also my own passion for yoga and Ireland.
My hope is to give you a week to remember ,for a long time to come.
Creating (contact info blocked) was just a dream for me. A bit of madness to be honest.
Bringing guests to historic homes and Castles.These homes like us have a story to tell.
A little secluded as this is where the peace lies.Time for sight seeing and exploring , as I try to show you some of this ancient land.
Yoga class to start and end you day .Great food and lots of laughter is the mandate.
Connecting with others for sharing of life stories if that appeals to you.Alone time is yours for the taking.
Imagine being in a place where the day, is your own to do as you please.
I hope to see you in Ireland.
“Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.” ― Anais Nin
Venue HighlightsWelcome to Temple House: Perfect (contact info blocked) Luxury Irish Manor in Co Sligo
Half a mile of avenue meandering through mature parkland brings you to Temple House, its lush green grass maintained in perfect order with the assistance of sixteen hundred sheep and their lambs. Fine old trees provide the flock with a measure of shade on hot days and, in all directions, there is a screen formed by the natural woods that cover more than half the area of this impressive estate.
Temple House, a luxury Country House in county Sligo, Ireland, is a classical Georgian manor set in a private estate of over 1,000 acres, overlooking a 13th century lakeside castle of the Knights Templar. The Perceval family home since 1665, the present manor was redesigned in 1864 and enjoys the authentic and unpretentious luxury country house atmosphere.
AccommodationsThe bedrooms in Temple House are unique in every way.Four poster beds in big spacious rooms with views over the lake of pastures.
You wont want to leave them.
Sharing of rooms is also available .Timeless luxury for you to enjoy
- Air Conditioning in Rooms
- Free Wifi
- Free Parking
- Yoga Studio
Menu/CuisineWe hope to accommodate all diets. Locally sourced as much as possible,.
Temple house is on the Sligo food trail which is an honor given to great food and cooking in Ireland.
Meals created with love and passion by the house chef.
DirectionsDaily flights from North america to Dublin.
We will arrange transportation to Temple house from the airport .