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Artist's Riverside House in a Friendly Village

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Katharine

Artist's Riverside House in a Friendly Village

Private room in house
2 guests2 bedrooms2 beds2 baths
2 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Breakfast
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One-of-a-kind house - parts over 200 years old. Spectacular views over garden + river. 1 group only stay at a time + host, cat, dog and hens. Garden level: 1 double room with double bed + 2 single bedrooms: simple, earthenware tiled floors. Entrance level: sitting room, kitchen, bath + shower/utility rooms. Cooked Irish breakfast. Bedrooms private: all other spaces shared with host. Guests can relax in the large drawing room, riverside garden + conservatory. 10 mins drive from Kilkenny.

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Breakfast
Dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed

Availability

Reviews

44 reviews
Communication
5.0
Check-in
5.0
Accuracy
4.9
Location
4.9
Value
4.7
Cleanliness
4.5
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Tracy
July 2019
If this is your first time in Ireland like it was for me, Katharine's place near Kilkenny will be a great introduction to this amazing country. If you have a GPS, have it take you to Bennetsbridge and you'll find the place very easily after crossing the bridge. Katharine's home…
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Response from Katharine:
Thank you so much for your very kind review. You were both an absolute pleasure to host. Many happy future journeys to you and hope to see you back some time.
July 2019
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Hank
May 2019
The setting of Katharine's place, in a rural village, is incredibley scenic and yet just a 10 -15 drive from Kilkenny. For more economically minded travelers, her cozy home is budget friendly. Her posted pictures hardly do justice in depicting her picturesque backyard.
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Response from Katharine:
It was really great to meet you and Shirley, and I'm so glad that you enjoyed visiting this place. My dog says "hi" too.
May 2019
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Casey
September 2018
Lovely home right on the water with a beautiful view of Bennettsbridge. Catharine made a delicious Irish breakfast each morning and offered helpful tips on roads to take/avoid for our travels. Just about a 10 minute car ride into Kilkenny town. Right across the street are a few…
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Response from Katharine:
Thank you, Casey, you were both lovely guests and I'm glad you enjoyed the breakfasts. Hope that you're enjoying the rest of your trip to Ireland very much . Indeed, noting that there is a cat, dog, and chickens - and a host - is in our 'terms and condtions' in our airbnb page:…
September 2018
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Julie
July 2018
This was our first experience in a house where the host is present. Katharine is a wonderful host, very friendly, with lots of ideas for our visit. She cooked us a wonderful big breakfast early so we could get on the road traveling early. She was only with us for one night as…
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Response from Katharine:
Hi Julie, thanks for your very kind and useful review. So glad you enjoyed your visit. Your feedback about providing coordinates to make it easier to find this place is great, and I'll do that straight away. Just to clarify, the shower is exclusively used by guests - it is…
July 2018
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Tommy
July 2018
Katharine was very gracious and took great care of me and my family. We had a really lovely time.
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Response from Katharine:
It was my pleasure (and my dog's pleasure) to meet you and your family. I'm so happy you enjoyed yourselves. You are all welcome back any time.
July 2018
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Judith
June 2018
Katharine Is an amazing host, she is gracious and accommodating and One of the loveliest people I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. Her home is charming and filled with an artistic flair that makes you feel warm and welcome. The grounds are beautiful and very serene. Her…
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Response from Katharine:
Thank you so much for your very kind review, Judith. You were all lovely guests, and won't be forgotten here.
June 2018
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Andrew
May 2018
Catherine's place is in a very nice location on a river within 10 minutes from kilkenny and at a great value. She absolutely goes above and beyond to make you feel welcome.
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Response from Katharine:
It was great having you here: I hope your travels are going well, and that you get some good golf, and more sunshine !
May 2018

Hosted by Katharine

Kilkenny, IrelandJoined in May 2014
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44 Reviews
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Interaction with guests
I enjoy meeting visitors, but also like to give guests plenty of time and space to relax and enjoy their stay undisturbed. Only one booking is accepted at a time. Bedrooms are private, living areas including kitchen are shared. Shower is used by guests only. I can cook…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3PM - 7PM
Checkout: 12PM (noon)
Check-in
3PM - 7PM
Checkout
12PM (noon)

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events