Featuring mountain views, Melvin Country House provides accommodation with a garden, barbecue facilities and a shared lounge, around 8.6 km from Sean McDiarmada Homestead. Boasting a 24-hour front desk, this property also welcomes guests with a family-friendly restaurant and a sun terrace. The guest house also features free WiFi, free private parking and facilities for disabled guests. At the guest house, every unit is fitted with a desk, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. At the guest house, all units are allergy-free and soundproof. All units will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle. Buffet and à la carte breakfast options with warm dishes, local specialities and pancakes are available each morning at the guest house. There is a coffee shop, and packed lunches are also available. The area is popular for cycling and walking tours, and bike hire is available at Melvin Country House. With an outdoor fireplace and a picnic area, this guest house offers ample opportunities to unwind. Killinagh Church is 18 km from the accommodation, while Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark is 27 km from the property. The nearest airport is Ireland West Knock Airport, 95 km from Melvin Country House.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
Number of guests
1 single bed
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 double bed
1 single bed
1 large double bed
3 single beds
1 single bed
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 double bed
2 extra-large double beds
4 single beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 2

This property has told us they’re making considerable investments and efforts towards sustainability by taking steps that can have environmental and social impact. We’ve worked with experts including Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable programme – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Garrison
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  • Marianne
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Beautiful location Lovely accommodation highly recommended Immaculate and spotless cleanliness Breakfast was amazing
  • Anne
    Lovely spacious rooms. Very welcoming, helpful hosts. They have recently updated their internet. Good generous breakfast. What's not to like?
  • Lidia
    Nice place, comfortable and clean. Great breakfast in the morning
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Managed by Frances & Martin McGorty

Company review score: 9.7Based on 80 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

We are a friendly, kind family , hardworking and dedicated to everything we do. Farming is a hobby , cooking, walking & listening to music , working with community groups and entertaining friends. We make your stay a home from home & do anything we can do to accommodate you . Just please ask !

Property information

Melvin country house is set in a tranquil countryside close to the village of Garrison in co, Fermanagh Family run 6 bed guesthouse, all hotel standard rooms. Large dining room & tv lounge with log fire. Renowned for a friendly welcome , comfort & service and an excellent breakfast . We will make your break however long or short 'a special one'. We also offer a large dining room for family get togethers & a small play kitchen for the children. We have been decribed as 'a Hidden Gem.

Neighbourhood information

It is a lovely peaceful area with views of the Leitrim mountains and fabulous fishing in our local lake Melvin( famous for its Gilaroo trout). Lovely water falls and walks. The world famous Belleek Pottery is minutes away. Marble Arch caves, golf, walking, and a very popular Organic centre with lots of courses to choose.

Language spoken


Property surroundings

3 restaurants on site

  • The masons apron
    • Open for
  • the masons apron
    • Cuisine
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free
  • Restaurant #3

    No additional info available

Facilities of Melvin Country House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular facilities
  • 3 restaurants
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free WiFi
  • Room service
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in some rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/child services
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Shuttle service
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Melvin Country House takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:30 to 21:00


From 08:30 to 12:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
£25 per child, per night
Cot upon request
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
£25 per child, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 23:00 and 07:00.


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

FAQs about Melvin Country House

  • Check-in at Melvin Country House is from 15:30, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Melvin Country House has 3 restaurants:

    • Restaurant #3
    • The masons apron
    • the masons apron

  • Melvin Country House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bicycle rental
    • Bike tours

  • Guests staying at Melvin Country House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Melvin Country House is 3 miles from the centre of Garrison. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Melvin Country House include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Twin/Double

  • The prices at Melvin Country House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.