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Overview
Cottage -
6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny
Mount Brandon self-catering holiday cottages, one of the most attractive self-catering properties in Kilkenny, Ireland.<BR>Welcome to Graiguenamanagh, the Village of the Monks, located in County Kilkenny, in the sunny south east of Ireland.<BR><BR>Mount Brandon is one of the South-East’s most attractive self-catering holiday cottages. Our two holiday cottages are located just outside of Graiguenamanagh only 5 minutes’ walk from the river Barrow – ideal for pike and coarse fishing. <BR><BR>Did you know that Graiguenamanagh has a good few claims to fame? Here are just two: Check out PEG WASHINGTON'S LANE, supposedly the world's smallest street (we will tell you where to find it). And: Did you know that it was a cow from Graiguenamanagh, which started the Great Chicago Fire???<BR><BR>Mount Br... Read more
About the Owner, Andrea W
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 11 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 62 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL178595 by: Holiday Lettings
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Elsinki
Madrid, Spain
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 for a stay in December 2015

I recently spend christmass with my parents and my 20 months son in Mount Brandon Cottages for a wedding we had in Graignamanagh on January 1st. I couldnt be happier with our stay there eventhough the storm those days made it really difficult to drive around. When we arrived it was raining so heavily that the host couldnt even see...

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Management response:

Hi Elsa! Thank you kindly for your frank and honest review, it was very much appreciated! We are delighted that you and your family had a pleasant stay at Mount Brandon Cottages and are happy to report that our WIFI problem has since been resolved. But only just. It took Vodafone over two weeks to get this issue sorted, which...

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Niall W
Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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person found this review helpful

The cottages are in a great location overlooking Graiguenamanagh with views over extensive grounds and Mount Brandon (Co Kilkenny) in the distance. The Wenner family are excellent hosts, taking good care of their guests. They have the added bonus of an onsoite pottery school. Carmen is a greta teacher! Graiguenamanagh is an attractive riverside village - a good location for...

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kafem1957
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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people found this review helpful

My family stayed in two cottages at Mount Brandon recently ... and they were excellent. Very clean, comfortable and in a lovely location. They suited our needs perfectly. Andrea and Carmen couldn't have done more for us. We even had fresh eggs for brekky supplied ... as well as some lovely choccie treats for the kids. You do need to...

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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Ask
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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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 1 night
$484
€440
$550
€500
$1,320
€1,200
Jun 25, 2016 -
Aug 26, 2016
SUMMER 2016
1 night
$484
€440
$550
€500
$1,320
€1,200
Aug 27, 2016 -
Dec 17, 2016
AUTUMN/WINTER 2016
1 night
$440
€400
$484
€440
$1,012
€920
Dec 18, 2016 -
Jan 3, 2017
CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR 2016/2017
1 night
$484
€440
$550
€500
$1,320
€1,200
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.
Fees
  • Esb (at cost/meter reading) stated cost : $16 / stay - Fee
  • Kerosene at a daily cost (autumn time): $5 / stay - Fee
  • Kerosene at a daily cost (winter time): $8 / stay - Fee
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How to get there
Airport: Dublin: 68.4 mi
Railway: Thomastown: 9.3 mi
Ferry: Rosslare Harbour: 37.3 mi
The sat. nav. co-ordinates for Mount Brandon self-catering holiday cottages are as follows: <BR><BR>52, 32’26.1” North<BR>6, 56’84.8” West<BR><BR>Directions from ROSSLARE Ferryport:<BR>From ROSSLARE HARBOUR take the N25 towards Waterford an Cork. Just before NEW ROSS turn right onto the N30/N70 and follow this road, as it by-passes NEW ROSS and then turns right, heading towards KILKENNY and ENNISCORTHY. Turn left onto the R700 towards KILKENNY and then turn right again onto the R 705 (clearly signposted for CARLOW). This road will bring you through THE ROWER into GRAIGUENAMANAGH, where you will come to a roundabout. Take the second exit for the town centre.<BR><BR>Follow this road down the hill to the town’s main street, where you will come t... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 28.0 mi.
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