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#1 of 3 Specialty lodging in Blessington
Certificate of Excellence
Abhainn Ri Farm Cottages (vacation rentals) are located on a truly remarkable elevated site, with the most exquisite view of the Kings River (Abhainn Rí) as it flows into the Blessington lakes. This very unique location is situated on 100 acres of farmland in one of Wicklow's finest areas of outstanding natural beauty known as the garden of Ireland. Located high above the Blessington lakes on a lovely quiet country road yet only one hour to Dublin city, airport and ferry ports.Complimentary welcome basket on arrival. Irish traditional meals available to order and delivered. Free WiFi. Farm walk throughout farm to lakeshore. Inclusive price electricity & heating included.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
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Refrigerator in room
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Non-smoking rooms
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We stayed at Abhainn Ri for two nights whilst attending Punchestown Racing Festival. We believed we was fairly well prepared for what we were about to encounter with this BB farmhouse but we were completely blown away by what we found on arrival. We consider we are fairly well
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Loved the stay. Had everything we needed. View from the place was great. The animals nearby was a fun experience in feeding and watching them. Also, collection of keys and then check out was very well done.
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We stayed here for a wedding at Rathsallagh House. It was clean and warm.The working farm was great for the children; feeding the donkeys was fun. The views are amazing from The house. Overall well equipped kitchen. The upstairs bedrooms are small loft rooms with sloping
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The self-catering cottage provided everything my group of 4 adults needed and the farmhouse breakfasts were truly excellent. Many thanks to Joe and Niamh for the super hospitality. Highly recommended.
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Pros: -All cabins have majestic views -The cabins are BIG and amenities excellent -Beds were the best I have slept in in all of Europe -There is a binder with excellent recommendations -take a walk out of the hotel to the right on the main road...exceptionally beautiful
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Response from Niamh B, Owner at Abhainn Ri
Responded Feb 10, 2019
Thank you for staying at Abhainn Ri and taking the time to review. The self-catering cottages are indeed spacious and have stunning views of the Wicklow landscape. We offer guests staying at our self catering cottages an additional option to enjoy breakfast in our nearby B&B. Our breakfast is very special with all foods home baked and prepared by us using the finest ingredients and home produce. The cost includes starters from the extensive buffet and a hot breakfast cooked to order from our extensive menu. Guests can enjoy as much tea & coffee and juices as they wish and the breakfast is terrific value. We welcome guests to use our free Wifi, which is not as fast as other countries but it is the best we can achieve high in the scenic mountains. When you arrived you had a car but your partner had to leave on business so you spent two nights on your own and we were unable to accommodate your request to move to the B&B to stay with us as it was closed in November. Sorry if you felt uncomfortable or that I may have seemed weird but I did mention to you that my Mum had just died and that I was unable to entertain you on that occasion. Wishing you the very best in the future. Niamh Byrne Owner Abhainn Ri Farmhouse & Cottages
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$154 - $304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IrelandProvince of LeinsterBlessington
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