We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travelers have booked this property

Teach Carraig

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.

Ideal for families and family activities, guest...
Read more
Listing #HL506159
About the Owner
Carol M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
Reviews from our community
Write a ReviewReviews (36)

1 - 3 of 36 reviews

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

More

Date of stay: September 2018
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We visited Ireland to join a wedding from a friend of us with an irish woman. Our hosts were absolutely perfect, helped us out with medicine for hayfever and everything we needed for a small barbecue. Near the cottage some greater towns like Killkenny or...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank reppetiak
See more reviews
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful and cosy holidayhome to stay at Thomastown, ideal to visit the south and south-east of Ireland, as well for Dublin. A lot of space in and outside. Clean and tidy. Kind and helpful hosts. We had a fantastic time.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Micheline V
Amenities
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • 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
  • 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
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

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

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $114 / stay - Deposit
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.
Hide Rates
Map
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.

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.

With so much o...
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:
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.

From Dublin, Waterford:
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 to the right is for Anshoon Stud. Fo...
more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 24.9 mi.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#HL506159
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply