Welcome to “The Old House”, Tipperary. It's been in the family for 500 years. It is located in South Tipperary, 10 minutes from Carrick on Suir and 20 minutes from Kilkenny City.
If you like privacy, you will like this. Our detached sunny and spacious cottage is nestled down an old boithrin by a river. There aren't that many of them left. Take a look at the photos. A picture speaks a thousand words.
Recently renovated, this cottage epitomizes the rustic lifestyles of old Ireland. It has 2 large double bedrooms with en suite bathrooms and 2 double loft bedrooms. One of the lofts is enclosed. Sleeps 8 comfortably. Washing machine and dishwasher also included.
Short term rentals are available. Please feel free to contact us with any queries for availability or other information about “The Old House” and the surrounding areas.
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|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Clonea 30 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dublin 160 km, Nearest railway: Kilkenny 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
We loan out a 3 G wireless modem to access the internet (available on request) You must go to shop to buy voucher (usual cost 10 euros/week). This is the only way to get internet at the house because it is remote.
200 TV channels including movie channels BBC ITV etc
|Further details outdoors|
Vast, rich and varied, enjoy a plethora of activities in Ireland’s largest inland county
Tourists come to enjoy the breathtaking scenery, the medieval abbeys, castles and the awsome Rock of Cashel. Rock of Cashel is the most visited Heritage site in Ireland. Cashel is located in Tipperary and boasts some of the finest tourist attractions in Ireland.
Cahir Castle: Designed to be a state-of-the-art defensive castle, this imposing 15th-century structure is one of Ireland’s best-preserved castles. Located on a rocky island in the River Suir, the castle’s attractions include an audio-visual presentation in several languages.
Glengara Wood, Cahir/Mitchelstown Road; Enjoy a natural wonderland of forest covering over 776 hectares and a rich array of flora and fauna including conifers and ravens, fallow deer, pheasants, badgers, fox, stoats and red squirrels.
Glen of Aherlow ; This beautiful glen stretches through 16 miles of unspoiled countryside and is a lush valley, where the River Aherlow runs between the Galtee Mountains and the wooded ridge of Slievenamuck.
Kilkenny City is only 20 minutes away - Great for restaurants and art.
Experience the great outdoors through the many walking and cycling trails.
Slievenamon ( Sliabh na mban, mountain of the women, 2,564 feet ). The view from its summit is one of great extent and much beauty, with a diversity of mountain and valley, river and wood but except for the view, it has not much to offer to the climber except a fine walk. It takes 2 hours to get to the top. Drive to Kilcash to find the trail. Don’t forget to stop in the local pub there for a drink after your walk.
The Kilmacoliver loop is one of the most scenic walks in County Kilkenny. Its only 10 minutes drive away. It starts in the village of Tullahought, where walkers can park beside the Watering Place, which is a wildlife pond fed by a freshwater spring. A mapboard displays the walking route and also shows the local wildlife in the pond and the area. http://www.everytrail.com/guide/trail-kilkenny-ireland-kilmacoliver-walk.
Ormond Castle, Carrick-on-Suir, is strategically positioned on the River Suir. In times past it commanded vital access North to the town of Clonmel and South to the port of Waterford. There has been a Castle at this location since early 14th century. The former owners and extremely powerful Anglo-Norman Butler family, who were created Earls of Carrick and Ormond, gave their name to the Castle
Golf available in Callan and Carrick on Suir 10 minutes away
Horse Racing is very popular around here. Check all the local race courses for events
Local pubs - dont miss Noni Freanies in Nine Mile House. Noni family has owned the pub for 150 years. Its where all the locals go. DONT MISS THIS EXPERIENCE.