Directions

Shamrock Cottage is easy to find!

Boa Island is located mid-way between Kesh and Belleek in Co. Fermanagh. The cottage is near the Belleek side of Boa Island.

The full address is: 3 Portagaria Wood, Aghnablaney, Leggs, Kesh, Co. Fermanagh, BT93 2BG. Please note that the post code will NOT take you to the cottage but down a forest lane instead so follow the written instructions for your safe arrival to our lovely cottage!

Scroll to the end for maps and photos. You can download the directions as a pdf here: Shamrock_directions

From Enniskillen (Including Belfast and Dublin)

  • From Enniskillen, take the A32 towards Kesh. You will travel past the hospital.
  • At the Trory roundabout, keep left on A47 to Kesh
  • Continue through Kesh for 1.5 miles until you come to a Spar on right hand side.

Two routes exist from here:

1. Via Boa Island

  • Opposite the Spar & garage is the road signposted Boa Island and Belleek – A47
  • Continue along this road for 7 miles. You will cross onto Boa Island, off it and onto Inishkeeragh island and off it back to mainland (3 bridges)
  • After approximately 1 mile turn off to the right, signposted Letter and Pettigo B136.
  • Travel along this road for 0.5 mile.
  • On right side there is a wide entrance sign posted Portagaria Wood with two black gates.
  • Wait by the gate for access, unless we have made arrangements to have the gates opened for you.
  • If the gate is open, continue through and straight past the former reception building.
  • Continue until you see a cottage right in front and turn right past a cottage with a red door.
  • At the end is Shamrock Cottage.
  • Park – your stay in paradise commences!

2. Via Pettigo

  • Travel straight past the Spar & garage.
  • Continue on the A35 into Pettigo (5 miles)
  • in Pettigo, turn left at road signposted to Belleek – R232
  • After 1 mile there will be a left turn sign posted Belleek – B136
  • Continue along this road for 2 miles and look out for a church on the left side – St Johns.
  • After the church you will see a wide entrance on the left side and sign posted Portagaria Wood with two black gates.
  • Wait by the gate for access, unless we have made arrangements to have the gates opened for you.
  • Continue until you see a cottage right in front and turn right past a cottage with a red door.
  • At the end is Shamrock Cottage.
  • Park – your stay in paradise commences!

From Belleek

  • Take road to Kesh – A47
  • Travel approx.  8 miles.
  • Take road to left sign posted Letter and Pettigo B136.
  • Travel along this road for 0.5 mile.
  • On right side there is a wide entrance sign posted Portagaria Wood with two black gates.
  • Wait by the gate for access, unless we have made arrangements to have the gates opened for you.
  • Continue until you see a cottage right in front and turn right past a cottage with a red door.
  • At the end is Shamrock Cottage.
  • Park – your stay in paradise commences!