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Beautifully Restored Widow's Cottage Getaway

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Beautifully Restored Widow's Cottage Getaway

6 guests3 bedrooms3 beds2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
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A beautifully restored Widow’s Cottage dating from 1860, situated in the heart of Irelands Ancient East, the cottage is an ideal base for exploring the historical city of Kilkenny and it’s environs. Located in the centre of the picturesque river village of Graiguenamanagh, directly opposite the magnificent Duiske Abbey, the cottage avails of many historic sights, walking routes, river trails, kayaking, and some great pubs, all on your doorstep.


Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed



51 reviews
Sarah User Profile
October 2019
Siobhan and William are the most wonderful hosts. I couldn’t recommend their amazing home enough
Mike User Profile
August 2019
The town and people were amazing, so open and friendly. The host was very responsive to any questions we had, so helpful
Sarah User Profile
July 2019
Siobhan and Williams place is the perfect home away from home- We will be booking their home for all our trips home from Colorado to Ireland. Siobhan and William are such tentative hosts and were so responsive to all our messages back and forth- we couldn’t have asked for better…
Michael User Profile
June 2019
Nice quiet town. Plenty to do. Hardly need a car if not visiting Kilkenny or other areas
Alexandra User Profile
April 2019
We absolutely loved Siobhan and William’s widow’s cottage! Everything was exactly as described, location was perfect, and walk to St. Mullins for lunch will be remembered as a particular highlight of our trip:) Very cool place with tons of charm in an adorable village!
Erin User Profile
January 2019
This is a darling cottage in a great spot! You are outside the main Kilkenny loop, and far from being a downside, it allows you to explore very authentic, rural towns and villages. Inistioge, Thomastown, and more are right at your door. Kilkenny is only a short drive, so it is…
Jennifer User Profile
September 2018
The absolute best location for day trip sightseeing! The cottage is a wonderful combination of modern amenities (kitchen, bathrooms, dishwasher, laundry) and old world charm. House instructions are clear and easy to follow.

Hosted by William

Dublin, IrelandJoined in May 2015
William User Profile
51 Reviews
William is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi my name is William O'Donnell, I am an engineer living and working in Dublin. I am from Dublin originally and still live here with my wife and son.
Interaction with guests
Although we do not live near the cottage we have family in the area and visit regularly. The keys are available 24/7. We will remain contactable by phone or email for the duration of your stay and we are more than happy to share our recommendations for restaurants and activities…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is William’s place.
Siobhan helps host.

The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 1PM
Checkout: 1PM
Self check-in with lockbox
After 1PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events


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