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Please message me for the availability on the second cottage and also for discounts which will apply for a stay of over 3 nights. TA!
Old Forge I has two spacious double bedrooms, with queen size beds that can be separated to form single 3ft beds, both with en suite shower rooms and underfloor heating. The living room has very comfy sofas, a 42' smart TV, docking station, a log burner and dining area for 6 . The kitchen has all the appliances you need and granite worktops. There is full central heating throughout and all service water is supplied via a rainwater harvesting system. The garden has a patio area with garden furniture for your sole use, it is landscaped with beautiful flora to attract wildlife and fruit trees also an organic vegetable patch from which you can pick your ... Please message me for the availability on the second cottage and also for discounts which will apply for a stay of over 3 nights. TA!
Old Forge I has two spacious double bedrooms, with queen size beds that can be separated to form single 3ft beds, both with en suite shower rooms and underfloor heating. The living room has very comfy sofas, a 42' smart TV, docking station, a log burner and dining area for 6 . The kitchen has all the appliances you need and granite worktops. There is full central heating throughout and all service water is supplied via a rainwater harvesting system. The garden has a patio area with garden furniture for your sole use, it is landscaped with beautiful flora to attract wildlife and fruit trees also an organic vegetable patch from which you can pick your vegetables for a complimentary meal.
For laundry there is a boot room containing washing machines,tumble dryers, heated drying racks, a sink, a hosing down area and a long bench for changing out of your gear after a days adventure.
The accommodation has been awarded 4 stars by Failte Ireland and is luxurious. It offers all that is required for active holidays, having so many loop walks and biking trails,horse riding,golf, swimming baths with stake park and play area. Lough Derg for the best fishing in Ireland ,sailing, water skiing and all other water sports. Silvermines is a quiet sleepy village rapped in a mountain back drop, and is also perfect for getting away from it all, to relax in front of the log burner, read, paint or stroll along the river. There is a village pub and shop for groceries on your door step. Nenagh market town is 10 minutes drive for all the pubs,coffee shops,restaurants, supermarkets and boutiques.
A cleaning, shopping service and chef are available for you to book if required. Personal help with any bookings and directions is always available. Please note that no Electric is included in the price, it is charged by using meter readings .More
4 of us spent about a week over Christmas holiday here...using it as a return point after traveling around the area in various directions. The initial evening was cold...but after we had been there a bit, the rooms, bathroom, kitchen area etc. was fine. Paul,...More
Myself, my wife and 2 toddlers stayed in this cottage for Christmas and it delivered in everything that it promised. The place itself is located in a quiet little village the view of the church at the top of the road as you arrive is...More
I recently had my third stay at these lovely cottages. Once again, we were sorry to leave as we had such a nice relaxing time. The owners Paul and Karin are so accommodating and helpful. Highly recommend.
Let me start this review by saying this is probably the nicest holiday home we have ever rented...and we've rented A LOT. The Old Forge is immaculate, stylishly furnished with high quality pieces and still remains extremely comfortable. The cottage sits on the main street...More
Date of stay: June 2017
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Management response:Responded July 22, 2017
Thank you so much for your amazing review and delighted that you enjoyed your stay
A truly great find.
A great central location for traveling in all directions.
A really lovely 2 Bedroom, 2 bathroom (both en-suite) with Living/Dining and Kitchen facilities.
Fully Equipped and immaculate.
Lovely garden, so peaceful and quiet.
Date of stay: May 2017
Management response:Responded May 30, 2017
Thank you so much for the wonderful review!
Sorry I never got to meet you all, hopefully another time
I came with my little boy who is 8 and my elderly parents. The cottage and the garden were so tranquil that we didn't want to leave and go and visit places, it was like home from home. thank you Paul we will be seeing...More
Date of stay: August 2016
Management response:Responded August 11, 2016
Hi Elaine, thank you for such an nice review, really pleased you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure having you all
Hope to see you all again soon !
Accomadation was excellent nothing overlooked, Paul our host was very obliging. Plenty of nice walks not much else to do in silver ones but we had funMore
Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Brian F
Management response:Responded August 5, 2016
Thanks Brian for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay.
Yes Silvermines is a rural village with a pub and shop with plenty of walks . For more than that Nenagh is 10 mins drive. Hope to see you again some time !
I cannot speak highly enough of The Old Forge! My husband and I spent our Easter weekend there with our little 4-year-old daughter, and some friends. We were welcomed by the lovely Karen, who showed us around and answered our questions. She and Paul left...More
Date of stay: March 2016
Management response:Responded April 5, 2016
Thank you for your truly amazing review! It was a delight to meet you all. Hopefully if you come and stay again it will be blazing sunshine, get the barbi out!
Best wishes Paul
Beautiful cottage with every amenity situated in the beautiful village of Silvermines. The locals are very friendly and we enjoyed a great night in Hickeys bar across the road chatting to the people there including the Landlord Tommy.
The Old Forge is perfectly situated for...More
The award winning Silvermines is a rural village, peaceful and quiet. Along side the mountain river there is a nature trail and picnic area with so many different birds and wildlife, even bats!. There are wild horses,deer and goats which you might encounter whist walking or cycling in the silvermines mountain trails. There are old preserved stone Cornish engine pumping houses left over from the days of mining which you can explore.
The village has a pub , grocery shop and taxi service.
Only 10 minutes drive is the market town of Nenagh where you can find many pubs, coffee shops, restaurants, boutiques and supermarkets. There is a farmers and country market on Friday and Saturday where you can get home made preserves and artisan breads.
There is a Preserved Norman castle dating from th...