Entire home/apt
2 Guests
1 Bedroom
1 Bed
Per Night
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Newly renovated executive apartment, bedroom with super king size bed and kitchen with all new appliances, bathroom equipped with Roca sink unit, wc and bidet, Power shower and chaise lounge. Sitting room to relax with 55" TV , tranquil location.

The Jerpoint com Studio Apartment

The Space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1.5
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: No Charge
Weekly discount: 24%
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

We are both starting out on the airbnb mission having used them four times earlier this year with excellent reviews from the hosts. This is a newly converted apartment, new tiles, kitchen, furniture, bathroom fittings etc have been installed . Unbelievably spacious, measuring 80 square meters. Black out blinds are fitted if you wish to have a snooze during daylight hours.. You will have super king size bed and lockers with table lamps. Bathroom has power shower, w/b, w/c, bidet supplied by Roca. Apartment is spacious and incorporated into a house that was built eight years ago. It was used by me as a photographic studio, offices and waiting room. I have now retired. Besides wifi at 12.mbs., there is a Bose Soundlink Bluetooth speaker where you can listen via your smartphone or tablet to music or connect to radio from any part of the world.
In the sitting room is a 55 inch smart Samsung TV and soundbar with Bluetooth keyboard. TV is connected to internet and satellite box.

Guest Access

Access to Fish Pond, Lawns and Gardens front and rear of the house. Picnic and dining area with table and four chairs for your exclusive use. Peaceful, tranquil environment and almost a sanctuary, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Interaction with Guests

Privacy of guests will be respected and assistance given at all times when requested. Even if you do not speak good English, we will be able to communicate in any language with either voice or text using itranslate.

French:- Même si vous ne parlez pas bien l'anglais, nous serons en mesure de communiquer dans n'importe quelle langue avec la voix ou du texte en utilisant iTranslate.

German:- Auch wenn Sie nicht sprechen gut Englisch, werden wir in der Lage, in jeder Sprache mit entweder Sprach-oder Text mit iTranslate kommunizieren.

Spanish:- Incluso si usted no habla Inglés bien, vamos a ser capaces de comunicarse en cualquier idioma, ya sea con voz o de texto usando iTranslate.

Chinese Manderin:- 即使你没有讲好英语,我们将能够在任何语言与语音或文字使用itranslate沟通.

Arabic:- حتى لو كنت لا أتكلم الإنجليزية جيدا، وسوف تكون قادرة على التواصل في أي لغة مع أي صوت أو نص باستخدام itranslate

Hebrew:- גם אם אתה לא מדבר אנגלית טובה, אנחנו נהיה מסוגלים לתקשר בכל שפה גם עם קול או טקסט באמצעות itranslate.

Italian:- Anche se non parli bene l'inglese, saremo in grado di comunicare in qualsiasi lingua o con la voce o testo utilizzando iTranslate.

Irish:- Fiú más rud é nach bhfuil tú ag labhairt Béarla go maith, beidh muid in ann cumarsáid a dhéanamh i dteanga ar bith le ceachtar guth nó téacs ag baint úsáide itranslate.

The Neighborhood

We have lived and worked in the South East of Ireland all our lives ( except when in Middle East) and have comprehensive knowledge of the area, am now retired and willing to share same which would include places like for example Mount Juliet Golf Course and hotel which is adjoining the apartment, the entrance is 200 meters away and the house is a scenic 20 minutes walk away or one mile. Enniscorthy and Vinegar Hill, Wexford town, Kennedy Park, Dunbrody Famine ship experience, Waterford Crystal, Dunmore East fishing village, Passage East, Kilkenny City , Castle, Cathedral's. If you are into mountain trekking, Mount Leinster is 25 miles away and summit is 2610 feet high gives panoramic views of Wexford coastline round to Tramore in Co. Waterford. North you will see Carlow, Bagnalstown and west towards Goresbridge and Gowran. Another great mountain trek is to get dropped off near Ballymurphy (15 miles from Thomastown) and climb Blackstairs mountain (2411 feet) and walk along the top for about four miles down past a radio mast and through the forest towards Glynn village. This is a wonderful walk which I have done on a clear day many times. Only issue is you will need a drop off and pick up but its a delightful way to spend a day, top it off with a pint in Byrnes Pub, Glynn. For afternoon walks, you have Graiguenamanagh, walk the road to St. Mullins, have a coffee there and walk back by the river Barrow pathway. About 9 miles but a 5* scenic trip as is parking in Inistioge village and walking up to Woodstock Gardens and then on towards the Red House and back by the River Nore.6 miles. Thomastown where we live has visitor attractions which include Jerpoint Abbey and Mount Juliet golf course ( both can be viewed from apartment), Kilfane Glen Gardens. Kilkenny city is 11 miles away, a popular tourist destination has historic buildings such as Kilkenny Castle, St. Canice's Cathedral, Rothe House, Black Abbey and many more. Access by train is only 10 mins. walk away from the apartment.

Getting Around

There are 7 trains from Dublin and 6 to Dublin daily within a 10 minute walk and in Thomastown a further 10 minute walk away there are in total 20 buses passing trough going to Dublin and a further 22 coming back. Pick up is offered by host.

Other Things to Note

Wifi available throughout the apartment 12mbs and up to 50mbs is expected in the next few months, it will be so welcome. All BBC, ITV, CNN, Sky News (+200 more) and Irish TV are available and cross channel radio services including Classic FM. A DVD is also installed on the system. There is a hifi where you can play via Bluetooth any music. All modern German made appliances are installed, induction hob, cooker etc. It is peaceful here , well away from the road, only sounds are the birds early in the morning. There are some splendid views from the windows over the Mount Juliet Golf course and clubhouse. Further on there is forest covered Knockadrina and in the distance both the Commeragh mountains and Sliabh na Mban. On the other side , you can see Brandon Hill and the tail end of the Blackstairs range as well as Coppenagh Hill and Gap.

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House Rules

No smoking.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector

2 nights minimum stay
Fountain in garden with fish and walkway

Fountain in garden with fish and walkway

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About the Host, Michael & Sheila

Thomastown, Ireland
Member since February 2014


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