Open plan accommodation.
Barn conversion in rural location near Kilkenny
Barn conversion in rural location near Kilkenny
7 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
7 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
2 baths
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Ages 2 - 12
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Under 2
7 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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Open plan 2 bed en' suite accommodation sleeps seven. Bed 1. double & single. Bed 2. double, 2 singles. Travel cot.
Scenic area great for walking/golf. coast 40 mins. Kilkenny 25 sessions locally weekends.
Very peaceful location rural location

The space

The cottage is set on an old traditional farm with lots of charm and character. A former barn that was converted in 2007 retaining many old features. Spacious and ideal for families and couples alike. A beautiful rural location amidst wonderful scenery over three counties.

Guest access

Easy access to walking in the Comeragh mountains and Slievnamon (Mountain of the women).
Numerous golf courses within a few minutes drive including the championship course of Mount Juliet.
Fishing also available locally in rivers and on the southeast coastline.
The village of Windgap 1.5 miles away boasts the largest Grotto in Europe.

Interaction with guests

Be assured of a warm welcome from your hosts who will also be happy to provide you with local knowledge of places to visit and eat etc.
Sheelagh is a professional artist and a studio is also situated on site for tuition if required. Rates apply. Gary is a keen golfer and can give good advise on places to play.

Other things to note

Great music sessions Saturday nights in the local pub of Guinnans, also Delaneys bar near the slate quarries Thursdays and Sunday evenings. Basic breakfast is supplied{tea,coffee,cereal,toast} within the accommodation.
Denis, Queenie and Holly our donkeys will also be happy to see you!


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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 3PM - 10PM
Check out by 11AM

Check out time 11am on day of departure
Check in from 15.00 hrs on day of arrival. Strictly no smoking.

You must also acknowledge
Dog(s) and other pet(s) live in the house


Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

98 Reviews

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Virginia User Profile
August 2017
This is a lovely house, comfortable, clean, beautifully furnished and decorated. We had everything we need. You really feel at if you were at home!!! Sheelagh is a fantastic host, kind and friendly. She even left us some fresh eggs in the morning for our breakfast, apart from milk, butter, jam and bread. You have plenty of information about how everything works in the house, and of course about places to go in the area. Thanks!!!!

Tracy User Profile
July 2017
The friendliness of our host, the pristine home and spectacular location makes this a must stay at home. Guaranteed to make the most tired, rejuvenated, mind, body and soul!

Gordon User Profile
July 2017
Clean, comfy and lovely

C Alison User Profile
May 2017
Quiet secluded barn which has been beautifully converted and renovated. Gary met us in person and showed us around. All basics were provided including some lovely scones and fresh jam and marmalade which we appreciated. The music at the local pub on Saturdays does not start until after about 10pm so we missed that unfortunately. Might have to return to try it out !

Mellissa User Profile
January 2017
Great place in the country side near Kilkenny. Gary and Sheelagh were really helpful in providing directions. They even provide us with breakfast which was greatly appreciated. We also saw donkeys and mules which were a great addition to our trip. Thank you.

Kay User Profile
November 2016
Sheelagh and Gary are exceptional hosts. Approachable and amenable they were so helpful with some last minute requests from us. The barn is just great with top quality beds and showers. Also there is a roomy feel to the barn and just as we hoped it was lovely and quiet. Our first time to the area we can recommend Wind Gap as a base for hiking or car adventures, it is truly beautiful and we will be back soon. Local pub Guinans is great and many more pubs are to be found in nearby Mullinahone. Highly recommended, comfortable warm and friendly. T&K.
Sheelagh User ProfileSheelagh is a superhost.
Response from Sheelagh:
Thank you Tim for such a wonderful review. WE are delighted you enjoyed you stay and look forward to seeing you and you wife sometime in the future.
November 2016

Phillip User Profile
October 2016
Amazing barn conversion. Super cosy. Greeted with fresh eggs, scones and milk. Couldn't have asked for a better experience. Rural Ireland at it's absolute finest! Thanks!

County Kilkenny, IrelandJoined in January 2014
Sheelagh User ProfileSheelagh is a superhost.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours

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