Lake Shore Log Chalet - Superb 4* self catering accommodation overlooking Lough Dargan.
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Superb 4 Star Self Catering Accommodation in Co. Cavan

Three luxury self catering Log Cabins located in historic and beautiful country side of Killinkere, County Cavan, Ireland.

Lake Shore Log Chalets near Virginia Forest Park, Co. Cavan, is one single storey 4-Star three-bedroomed luxury Irish self-catering holiday home, that sleeps 5 persons conveniently, with a truly picture perfect lakeside cottage-style setting overlooking Dargan Lake. The other two Chalets are two storey which sleeps 6/8. The Chalets are less than 20 minutes’ drive from Cavan Town, just 10 mins drive from beautiful Virginia with all its lovely walks and fishing. It is approx. 60 minutes’ drive from Dublin and just off the M3 Motorway.

Lake Shore Log Chalets.

Offers the best of Ireland’s hospitality with every modern comfort, and where you will enjoy a peaceful and relaxing holiday. Suitable for a family or wedding group visit for all ages, Lake Shore Log Chalets holiday homes are ideal for golfing, fishing, or walking vacations.

Lake Shore Log Chalets are located in the heart of the country which has breath taking views overlooking Lough Dargan.
It is the ideal place to unwind and relax with the children or a nice romantic getaway, all the chalets are built with the best raw material grown in Finnish Lapland with high quality workmanship and ecological production.

Wood is by far the most durable, ecological and health building material, a Log house has a fresh and clean indoor climate all year round and thus advances health. A natural setting creates peace of mind and well – being. The carbon footprint of a log house is reversed. Wood is an entirely renewable natural resource; the wood used in the construction of these chalets is unique polar pine that has grown for a long time which makes it very durable.

This accommodation is a family run business with the personal touch.


Plan your adventure holiday in Cavan!

Fishing on site

Dargan Lake
is a small lake covering an area of 3 hectares with a maximum depth of 7m. This lake holds a fine stock of pike, medium sized bream, roach and hybrids. There are two fishing stands on the eastern shoreline and the northwestern corner of the lake has an open shoreline.

Access is from the road at the southern end of the lake

Virginia and Baileboro Angling Centres:

The towns of Virginia and Baileboro, Co. Cavan are located to the northwest of the Boyne Valley Fishery and are surrounded by many high quality fishing venues

Lough Ramor, is the biggest lake in the area at 800 hectares. It is quite shallow at its southern end but depths in excess of 15m have been recorded around the northern end of the lake. This is an excellent pike fishery. Large pike have re-established themselves in the lake and many 20lb fish are frequently recorded.

Lakeland Marine & Tackle Shop
Cavan Road, Virginia

• T 353 49 8543712

Local Flavour

Our passion for food runs deep. There is something for every taste in County Cavan.
Enjoying and tasting food in Cavan is pure indulgence - from meeting farmhouse foodies who invite you to taste their home made recipes to culinary experts that show you how to make the perfect boxy and of course to the corner tables of our world-renowned restaurants.


Enjoy excellent food and drink in a variety of ways – restaurants, bars, hotels, cafes, farmer's markets, specialist food shops, cheese makers, farmhouses, guesthouses and much more.

Cavan is home to some of Ireland's finest chefs. Neven Maguire; Failte Ireland Food Ambassador, Gearoid Lynch from the multi-award winning Old Post Inn and 3 Time Winner and former Judge/Mentor on BBC's Great British Menu, Richard Corrigan has a base at Virginia Park Lodge in Virginia.

Where to begin

Cavan is a walker's place. Here we have a great range of places to pace through.
Walk along the river and canal paths between towns with a flask of soup and a companion or three. Try gently rolling drumlins one day and upland blanket bogs the next. Enjoy the tranquility of forest walks in Kingscourt, Cavan, Virginia and Bailieborough.

Visit the Marble Arch Caves Geopark – accredited by UNESCO – a special place spanning the uplands of Cavan and Fermanagh. By foot, Neolithic Ireland reveals itself quietly as you stroll along. In ancient woods you get a feeling for why our ancestors picked this place over others. Home to some of the most beautiful forest walks in the country, Cavan has ample choice for getting out and exploring the great outdoors.
Or walk the Cavan Way from Dowra to Blacklion past the Shannon Pot – the source of the Shannon – a place of rich folklore.

Lake Shore Log Chalets accommodation offer the visiting angler excellent facilities ensuring a truly memorable holiday. There is no licence or fee required to enjoy coarse fishing in County Cavan.

There is a licence requirement when fishing for trout at any of the game fisheries.
If fishing is your thing, Cavan is definitely your spot. Widely regarded as the fishing capital of Ireland! Whether it's coarse, pike or game fishing, we have a quiet spot for you.

Cavan Swimming Pool & Leisure Complex

All you need under one roof at Cavan’s Leisure Centre – 25 Meter Swimming Pool, Toddler/Baby Pool, Self Service Seated Area, 2 State Of The Art Water Slides, Steam Room, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Indoor Sports Hall, Gym With Cardio Vascular Equipment, Resistance Equipment, Flood Lit Astro Turf Pitch, New state of the art Bowling Green


Cavan is a walker's place.

By foot, neo- lithic Ireland reveals itself quietly as you stroll along. In ancient woods you get a feeling for why our ancestors picked this place over others.

Or walk the Cavan Way from Dowra to Blacklion past the Shannon Pot – the source of the Shannon – a place of rich folklore.
Cavan Walking Festival takes place every May with guided walks taking place over a week throughout the county. A really enjoyable week of walking is promised with mountainous walks, forest paths, lakeside trails and canal paths to name a few.

Deerpark Forest Walk

Distance: 5.5km | Grade: Easy
Terrain: Lakeshore & forest path
A Sli na Slainte route

Dun a Rí Forest Park
Four trails 1.5km – 2km in length
Wheelchair accessible trail. Families will enjoy the animal sculpture trail.
Scenic and historic forest park with 4 marked trails (including access for all trail), flora and fauna, sculpture trail, picnic benches.

Castle Lake Walk
Distance: 3km or 7km | Grade: Easy
Terrain: forest park and lake shore on secure paths around the Castle Lake.
Part of Failte Ireland’s Looped Walks Network

Lake Shore Log Chalets/ Cabins, Corratinner, Killinkere, Virginia, Co. Cavan. Phone : +353 (0) 49 8547709 +353 (0) 86 1554808 E-mail:

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