In a tranquil setting, this country farmhouse offers homey rooms with private bathrooms, and is surrounded by woodland and 2 forts. Fortview House is 6 miles from Cavan town.

The welcoming Fortview is a family-run farmhouse, serving home-cooked food, fresh vegetables and dairy products. The full cooked breakfast includes homemade Irish breads, free-range eggs and meats from the farm.

Each room features a private bathroom, TV and tea/coffee facilities. Fortview House has landscaped grounds and a cozy fireplace.

Fortview House offers free Wi-Fi in the public areas and free private on-site parking. Within easy reach are lakes, golf courses, a genealogy center and an equestrian center.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Fortview House has been welcoming guests since Nov 30, 2007

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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  • The staff speaks English
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Hosted by Catherine

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Come as a guest and return as a friend, Fortview House has been operating for 35 years under the same management. It is th only B&B in Ireland set in a hollow between 2 forts.
Owner of Fortview House B&B for 35 years, love cooking & Crafts.
Country setting, quiet with lots of fresh air. beside Olde Post Restaurant & Duggans Pub. Easy access to Cavan town and Belturbet.
Language spoken: English
What's nearby
  • Ballyhaise College
    2.3 miles
  • Belturbet Church of Ireland
    4.5 miles
  • Drumlane Abbey
    5.4 miles
  • The Cathedral of Saint Patrick and Saint Felim
    5.6 miles
  • Solart Art Gallery and Framing Services
    5.6 miles
  • Cavan Genealogy Centre
    5.7 miles
  • Wesleyan Preaching House
    5.7 miles
  • St. Mary's Abbey
    5.9 miles
  • Cavan Crystal Showroom
    6.3 miles
  • Clones Golf Club
    6.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Olde Post
    0.6 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Duggans Pub
    0.6 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake 365 lakes in Cavan
    1 miles
  • River 8 Rivers
    1 miles
  • Mountain Castle Sanderson
    1.9 miles
  • Mountain Cuilcagh
    10 miles
Closest Airports
  • Ireland West Airport Knock
    60.8 miles
  • Belfast International Airport
    61 miles
How to get to Fortview House from Dublin Airport
    Public transportation
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Fortview House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Garden
  • Dining table
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Playground
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Packed lunches
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM


7:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa American Express Fortview House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Rooms not claimed by 8pm on the night of arrival will be re-let.

First floor rooms must be requested before arrival. Any damage to the room must be reported and paid for.

Guests should keep noise to a minimum so as not to disturb other guests.

FAQs about Fortview House

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

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • Room options at Fortview House include:

    • Family
    • Twin/Double

  • The prices at Fortview House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Fortview House by:

    • Bus 1h 30min

  • Check-in at Fortview House is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Fortview House is 5.6 miles from the center of Cavan.

  • Yes, Fortview House is popular with guests booking family stays.