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Clover Cabin Escape

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 29 reviews

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Log cabin / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

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Log cabin / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Come and stay at our log cabin, for a truly unique experience. It is a beautiful scandinavian style log cabin located on three acres of woodland garden. Relax and unwind with your children and explore our woodland garden, hours of fun and imagination to be had in our tree house. Picnic by the pond, bbq on the deck, watch the sun set from the balcony. Ideally located 10 kms from Kilkenny city, locally enjoying Gowran Park Golf and Race course and Irelands only reptile village.

Upstairs is the master bedroom with a double bed and balcony overlooking the beautiful garden. There is an adjoining childrens room with two childrens beds 70cm x 160cm and sharing bathroom/shower facilities.

Downstairs is a double room with a double bed. There is a lovely open plan kitchen, dining and living area and also a downstairs toilet. Surrounding the ground floor there is access to fabulous covered deck areas and lawn.

The kitchen is fully equipped with all the essentials and includes a welcome pack on arrival. The house is heated with a wood burning log stove. Ample firewood shall be provided for the duration of your stay. Ben linen and fresh towels are provided. A cot and high chair are available on request.

The garden is planted with native trees and has a large pond, all of which promotes natural wildlife, flora and fauna. In the garden there is also a great tree house and children's play area.

It is situated only 5km from the M9 linking Dublin to Waterford. Gowran is a stop on the main Dublin to Waterford bus route, with buses running 10 times or more a day.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Kilkenny / Bagnelstown Station 13 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Cots (1)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set
Access Parking

The Province of Leinster region

Local Amenities/Activites

County Kilkenny is full of history and packed with activities and fun things to do. Here are just some of the highlights of the Area.

Gowran Village

13th Century St Mary's Cathedral

Irelands only Reptile Zoo

Gowran Park Golf And Racecourse

Gowran Pitch and Putt Club

Cycling Trails from Gowran

Supermarket, Pharmacy, Post Office, Petrol Station, Coffee Shop and of course a few Pubs

Kilkenny City (only 8 miles from Clover Cabin)

Kilkenny Castle

St Canices Cathedral and Round Tower

Kilkenny Design Centre and Craft Workshops

Kilkenny Bowling

Watershed swimming pool

Smithwicks Brewery Tours

Butler Gallery

Lots of lovely shops, bars and restaurants

Also check out our festival page

Surrounding Area – Within 15 miles of Clover Cabin

Jerpoint Abbey

Mount Juliet Golf Course

Woodstock Gardens

Nicholas Mosse Pottery Factory In Bennetsbridge

Goats Bridge Trout Farm

Kilfane Glen and Waterfall

Dunmore Caves

Castlecomer Discovery Park - Great for the kids

Local Fishing Activites

Numerous hill walking / cycling trails

Clover Cabin is also a great base for day trips to the beautiful counties of Tipperary, Waterford or Wexford.


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Review 1-10 of 29

3 Jan 2015


"most beautiful place in ireland"

last year was great.we came down(my partner & our 2 girls)in jan 2014.this year we all came back earlier.....27/12/14 till the 03/01/15.Fergal welcomed us with little gifts and a very warm cozy Christ… More

Thanks so much for your very kind words
Looking forward to welcoming you back again at the end of the year

22 Nov 2014


"Weekend Getaway"

Excellent place to get away from it all. The location is set in a rural environment with Kilkenny city less than an hour away.The Cabin itself is is warm comfortable and well laid out with facilities… More

thank you for your kind review , Hope to see you again in the future

7 Nov 2014


"An Amazing weekend!"

We spent a long weekend at Clover Cabin and what an amazing place it was! We have 3 children - a 4 year old and 1 year old twins - they all loved it. There were plenty of toys and games in the cabin f… More

Thank you for your kind review
Hope to see you again soon

17 Oct 2014


"Like something from a storybook"

We had the most wonderful stay in Clover Cabin. On arrival Fergal met us with freshly baked scones and had the log fire going making the place warm and welcoming. The cabin itself is spectacular and s… More

hi there
thanks soo much for the wonderful review
hope to see ye back at the cabin soon

30 Sep 2014


"Fab Girlie Weekend in the Cabin"

Lovely weekend in this cosy log cabin just outside Kilkenny city. Everything we could have needed was there at our fingertips. Perfect for a girlie get away and only ten minutes drive into the great s… More

Thank you for your kind review
Hope to see you again in the future

14 Sep 2014


"Fantastic Place To Stay"

We stayed here for two nights in September and what a great place it is. It's so peaceful and quiet and the cabin itself is immaculate with everything you could wish for supplied. The welcome pac… More

Thank You for your kind review
Hope to see you again
Fergal and Annette

2 Sep 2014


"Everything you need for a Perfect Family Retreat"

We came based on a recommendation from previous guests; and we were not disappointed. Comfortable, well-equipped, clean and private. Lots of outdoor play options for our two young kids, including tree… More

Thank you kindly for your very nice review . We shall look forward to welcoming you to the cabin again.
Fergal and Annette

10 Jul 2014


"Lovely private cabin"

We had a lovely week at clover cabin with 3 kids under 7yrsScones and essentials on arrival. There was tea and coffee and a lovely bottle of local apple juice too. The kitchen was well equipped, there… More

Thank you very much for your kind informative review. These are very valid points about access outside small children may have as indeed the stairs. We embrace constructive remarks and shall address these immediately . Thanks again ,Fergal and Annette.

18 Jun 2014


"you simply have to stay here!"

My husband says I have 'high standards' after years of luxury hotel breaks so when he suggested a self catering family holiday in a log cabin for the two of us and our 2 & 4 year old boys, h… More

thanks you so much for your review
we are delighted you had such a great time at the cabin
looking forward to welcoming you back in the future
Fergal & Annette

15 Jun 2014


"The BEST place to stay in Ireland"

We had a great stay, the place is beautiful and is perfect for families or a couple. Kilkenny has so much to do, but we traveled away from the cabin, you can be in Wicklow in 1 1/2 hours or Waterford… More

We really are very flattered by your comment the best place in ireland , i,m sure your correct! Thank you so much and looking forward to greeting you and your pleasant family again

Review 1-10 of 29

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