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18th Century Coachhouse in a Courtyard Setting

People11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, private garden, approx 3000 sq. ft.

The Coach House is a meticulously renovated 18th century stable block nestled in the spectacular valley of the River Nore, one mile away from the beautiful village of Inistioge. We are registered with Failte Ireland and have been awarded 5 stars.

It is in a private & secluded courtyard setting, but with close access to plenty of local facilities in nearby Thomastown (3m) and Kilkenny (12m).

The property itself has been lovingly restored to the highest specifications with hand-crafted oak woodwork and natural stone throughout. Clean, light and spacious, it sleeps 8-11 people in two double bedrooms, one with a sofa bed and thee other with a single bed, a twin bedroom and a master bedroom with king-sized bed, an en suite bathroom and a balcony overlooking the valley. An extensively equipped kitchen, including a broad range of herbs and spices, opens out onto a breakfast patio which overlooks the private garden. There is a downstairs shower room, a utility room with a washer and drier, and a large conservatory that leads to the two vaulted downstairs bedrooms. Upstairs, the comfortably furnished sitting room has a wood burning stove and a selection of DVDs and Cds as well as satellite television and WIFI. All duvets, bed clothes and towels are inclusive, as are light and heat.

The local village of Inistioge is a delightfullly picturesque setting on the bank of the Nore with a number of traditional pubs, cafés and restaurants. It is the perfect location for hikes and country walks, especially in the grounds of the dazzling Woodstock Estate gardens.

Nearby Thomastown has an international reputation for its arts and crafts, boasting a variety of studios and workshops to visit, galleries and exhibitions, an artisan chocolatier, cafés and numerous pubs where one can unwind with a pint and some live music.

There are no less than four golf courses within 5-10 mile radius including the famous Mount Juliet Hotel where one can indulge in a spot of horse riding or fly fishing.

More Details

Owner
Eoin
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Cappagh in Carlow

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Tiled Stove
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Conservatory
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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18th Century Coachhouse in a Courtyard Setting
average rating of 4.866667 based on 30 reviews
5

Great

  • 5 of 5

Lovely location and home. Really enjoyed our stay. Owner easy to work with. Plenty of room and privacy for three couples. Even the power going out in town one night did not ruin our stay. Woodstock Gardens in the area beautiful. Nice dinner at Mt. Juliet. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful, Peaceful Location

  • 4 of 5

If you are looking for a place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the larger cities, Inistioge is the perfect place to walk and explore. Plenty of wildlife to enjoy on the morning walks to town and beautiful vistas of the river. The Woodstock Gardens are definitely worth a visit. If we had more time, we would have tried the river fishing.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Aurora, Oregon
5

This place is fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Loved it.. Very homey, LOTS of room for family and friends. Some amazing history as well, and far enough out yet for peace and quiet, yet close to things to see - Kilkenny is about 30 minutes away if that.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family holday.

  • 5 of 5

I brought my elderly parents and two teenage kids here on our first visit to Ireland and I was thoroughly impressed with our accommodation.

Beautiful setting, clean 4 bedrooms 3 bathrooms all our needs were met.

Will definateley recommend this property to anyone, we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful experience....Beautiful home....Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The coachhouse was simply wonderful. The house was even better than the pictures depict. The kitchen was very well appointed. The family room and bedrooms were very comfortable. We enjoyed the grounds and the surrounding community. Believe it or not, the only thing I could find "wrong in any way" was that the guitar was missing the low E string! We only wish we could have stayed longer. Loved, loved, loved it.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cumming, GA
5

Beautiful and peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

We reserved the property for our family of 10 including adult children and 3 grandchildren. Although our stay was brief it is a lovely property and complete with all the necessities. It is in the country - the drive to the house has you wondering where in the world you will be at the end of the very narrow roads you encounter the last couple miles before you arrive but the destination is worth the drive! Also, we highly recommend stopping for dinner or bringing supplies before you arrive. The closest town (Thomastown) has limited restaurant options. Bassett's had no availability for a table but graciously offered "take away" pizza and salad! Both we delicous and top quality! The children loved the grounds for playing and the setting is very peaceful. Only one of the other two buildings were occupied during our stay. Highly recommend as an option with close accessibility to Kilkenny! Be sure the ask Eoin for instructions for wifi!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Waterford Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Lenihans
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Rosslare
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Mount Juliet
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Thomastown
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Knocktopher
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Circle of Friends
Nearest Beach
30 Miles
Duncannon
Car: recommended

The house is set on its own private grounds in a courtyard setting, approx 3000 sq. ft.,1 mile from the village of Inistioge.

Inistioge is a beautiful and historic village on the river Nore in South Kilkenny. Its special character has made it one of the most visited places in the South East of Ireland for many decades.Nestling in the Nore valley it offers some of the best scenery in the region particularly in the recently restored gardens of the Woodstock estate. There is lots to do and when you tire of river paths and woodland hikes you can choose to eat and drink in one of our excellent restaurants and pubs.

There are 4 golf courses within 5-10 miles radius, including the famous Mount Juliet.

The medieval city of Kilkenny is only 12 miles away, an historical and artistic centre.

The area is also famous for it's trout and salmon fishing.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Cappagh, Europe

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£460
for 2 nights
From
£201
From
£268
Fri,Sat
£1,441
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0
Cleaning £58

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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