About this listing
Very comfortable rooms to rent in a lovely tranquil rural setting on the verge of the beautiful medieval Kilkenny City and Castle - adjacent to all the best restaurants, pubs and touristic areas (3km).
Facilities of the house and garden are available for the use of the guests.
Cead Mile Failte et Bonjour to all -
Welcome to Kilkenny - the Friendliest City in Europe - My name is Carmel and I signed up with airbnb in May 2014 and have met many interesting and lovely people who have come and stayed with us in Bamford.. just 3kms from city of Kilkenny -.
During your stay in Bamford, Kilkenny, you will have your own double or twin room and shower room along side with a selection of toiletries available.
Towels and bedlinen provided.(Hairdryer/ }
Rooms have a double wardrobe & free WIFI.
We provide a continental style breakfast every morning e.g.cereal, juice, home made brown bread, croissants, preserves, yogurts, fruit and tea/coffee. Please let us know if you have any dietary issues (lactose intolerant, gluten free etc)
***Please note our check in check out time at bottom of page****
Make sure if you can, to Book 2 nights when visiting Kilkenny – there is absolutely so much to see and do!
Staying at my home, guests can choose between a double bed or twin beds..
Guests will have access to the garden area and to tea and coffee making facilities in the kitchen.
Interaction with guests
Will be available at all times to meet and greet the guests, to help with tourism queries and will also provide a free shuttle service when needed to/from the city.
We live in a lovely friendly rural community, where, thankfully, there is an excellent security record.
Within a short drive are:
The Medieval City of Kilkenny
Castlecomer Discovery Park
Reptile Zoo in Gowran
Taxis available 24 hours per day in the city.
Host will provide free shuttle service when feasible.
Other things to note
Kilkenny City and county is mostly known for its famous historic monuments, however, of late, Kilkenny has become the rural capital of festivals in Ireland and some of these are;
Kilkenny Cat Laughs Comedy
Kilkenny Arts Festival
8th to 11th October - Kilkenny Fashion Week
October - Savour Kilkenny Food Festival
Smoking area in garden.
Check In : 6pm
Check Out: 11am
Booking before 12pm on day of stay
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
This host has 6 reviews for other properties.View other reviews
I love travelling - meeting new people, playing golf, photography, cooking and reading.
I greatly enjoy the company of my family and friends who are also social characters like myself.
And Thrilled to be appointed a- SUPERHOST - by Airbnb.
My background is home economics and I have spent all of my career teaching young adults.
Over the past few years I have undertaken study in Information Technology Systems and am currently in the process of completing the final exams. Whew!
I live in a lovely tranquil area, 3 kms outside of Medieval Kilkenny city, surrounded by lovely grassland countryside. - (FREE shuttle transport service available).
Kilkenny Castle and the ancient monuments of the city are a 7 minute drive from our home as are the rail and bus stations. ( If you are not a car driver, I will arrange ‘a FREE pickup or drop off’).
Historic Kell’s Castle, Mount Juliet, Jerpoint Abbey is 15 minute drive by car away.
My house is very warm and welcoming and provides comfortable accommodation and a lovely garden area for relaxation in a tranquil setting to enjoy a cigarette, a ‘cuppa’ or glass of wine after a day’s sightseeing etc..
This is the start of my venture into 'airbnb' and I am greatly looking forward to meeting new people and making lots of new friends.