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Teach Carraig

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The house & patio on a beautiful summers day
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30 reviews
The house & patio on a beautiful summers day
Cosy sitting room with wood burning stove & views of the countryside
The downstairs bedroom can be configured as a twin or double room as required.
The upstairs bathroom has a sumptuous roll top bath.
The upstairs bedroom has a king size sleigh bed.
The kitchen diner is spacious and well equipped.
Woodstock Gardens Inistioge (5 miles away)
Kilfane Glen & Gardens (5 miles away)
Hurling - fast & passionate game Kilkenny is renowned for
Water activities for all the family
Dunbrody Famine Ship, New Ross
Hook Lighthouse, Wexford
Jerpoint Park, Thomastown (5 miles away)
The view from the patio
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Thomastown, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny
Teach Carraig is gaelic for rock house and is an outhouse/barn converted in 2013 to a stone cottage. Nestling in the hills above the Arigle river in rural Kilkenny, it is a haven of tranquillity with a beautiful valley view . This cottage combines a classic rustic structure with internal 4 star comfort renovated to a high standard. The cosy and comfortable interior, which includes a wood burning stove,has charm tastefully combined with modern comfort. The cottage is situated 5 miles from the Norman town of Thomastown, within 5 miles of picturesque Inistioge, within 25 minutes drive of both Waterford and Kilkenny and just 8 miles from the M9 Motorway . It is perfectly positioned for exploring the sunny south east of Ireland. Dublin and Cork are within 2 hours and Rosslare within 50 minutes.<BR><BR>Ideal for families and family... Read more
About the Owner, Carol M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 17 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 1 property
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English first
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 31, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

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Peter s
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed March 17, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Wow! We booked to stay here with our 18 month old and what a place! Carol and Neal were really great, nothing was too much trouble, we were made to feel very welcome. The cottage is brilliant, very clean and well equipped, I'd stay here again in a heartbeat, didn't want to leave this slice of country paradise! Thanks for...

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Carolin K
Level 5 Contributor
40 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed July 27, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Teach Carraig! The house is fantastic. It's surrounded by nature and really quiet and idyllic. The equipment leaves nothing to be desired. Wi-console, Television, Wifi, family-games and books are something for everyone. The interior is very nicely designed and very clean. We cooked every evening in the super equipped kitchen. Shops can be reached in 15 minutes by car. The...

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$70
€60
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Jul 1, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
Default
7 nights -- --
$524
€450
Sep 1, 2017 -
Oct 31, 2017
Default
3 nights
$87
€75
$105
€90
$379
€325
Nov 1, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2018
Winter
3 nights
$76
€65
$93
€80
$291
€250
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Includes all towels, linens, starter pack for stove, basic oil & electricity. Minimum stay of 3 days does not apply in July & Aug & is at the discretion of the owner.
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About the neighborhood
The cottage is situated 5 miles from Norman town of Thomastown, within 5 miles of picturesque Inistioge, within 25 minutes drive of both Waterford and Kilkenny and just 8 miles from the M9 Motorway . It is perfectly positioned for exploring the sunny south east of Ireland. Dublin and Cork are within 2 hours and Rosslare within 50 minutes.<BR><BR>The main festivals are Cats Laughs a comedy festival June bank holiday ; Kilkenny Arts Festival in August a mixture of the arts music, poetry, film and performance workshops; Kilkenomics Kilkenny October an unusual combination of comedy and economics that really works; Savour Kilkenny October the festival for the food enthusiast, Trad Festival August Thomastown- traditional Irish music; Kilkenny Walking festival throughout April and May... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Waterford: 18.6 mi
Railway: Thomastown: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Rosslare: 36.0 mi
From Thomastown: <BR>Cross the bridge in Thomastown following signs for Waterford. Take the first left hand turn after the bridge signposted for St Molin's Well and Emerald Isle Foods. Follow this road for 2.5 miles (4 km) approx. and then take a right hand turn signposted for St Molin's Well and Emerald Isle Foods. Take the first left which comes up quickly. Follow this road for 2.5 miles (4 km) approx. When you pass a right hand turn signposted Chapel Hill. We are the 2nd house on the right after this turn.<BR><BR>From Dublin, Waterford: <BR>Follow the M9 and get off at Exit 11 for Mullinavat and follow signs for New Ross (R704). Follow this road for about 3 miles (4.8 km) until you come to a cross roads at the top of a hill. Turn left where sign pointing... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 24.9 mi.
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