Little Acorn Cottage
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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Set in the beautiful garden of a Listed Property, Little Acorn Cottage provides bijou accommodation for two people in very private and secure surroundings. The comfortable bed has top quality mattress and linen sheets,the kitchen is fully equipped and the fridge and cupboards stocked with food for your arrival.Within walking distance of Rathmolyon village and a short drive to Trim which is the Heritage capital of Meath,and within easy reach of Dublin. I am always happy to help with local information,including ideas for restaurants and shopping.On arrival please call me on the mobile number to gain access to property.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bettystown 40 km|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dublin Airport 55 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
About this location
The Province of Leinster region
Situated in the heart of Meath,and on Dublin's doorstep , this cottage is an ideal base to explore a region steeped in history. Only 7 km. away from the historic market town of Trim on the River Boyne, home of King John's Castle and location for the film Braveheart.Close by also to the Hill of Tara which was the ancient seat for the High Kings of Ireland. A little further afield is Newgrange, an ancient burial mound which predates the Pyramids!
Also within easy reach of Dublin and only 7 km from the M4 motorway which is the main link route to the west of Ireland.
Rathmolyon is an unspoilt traditional rural village in the heart of an agricultural hinterland and has it's very own thatched pub ,post office and church (listen for the bells at noon).
Trim is an historic market town, and home of Trim castle which has guided tours available.Excellent golfing is available at the local Trim Golf Club and also at Knightsbrook ,Tara Golf Club and Kileen Castle Golf Club.
Slightly further away is the busy town of Navan with excellent shopping and dining facilities.
Within easy reach of several world famous racecourses including Fairyhouse the Curragh and Leopardstown.
Excellent trout fishing is available locally on the nearby Boyne River
Definitely worth a visit to nearby Neolithic tombs of Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth , A UNESCO World Heritage Site with an excellent Interpretive Centre.
Dublin City is 40 minutes away with a myriad of sightseeing , cultural and shopping experiences available.
It's proximity to the excellent M3 and M4 motorways make Little Acorn Cottage an ideal base to explore from ,and the delightful old world ambience make it an ideal place to relax and unwind after a busy day.
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9 Feb 2015
"All holiday rentals should be like this one!"
Little Acorn Cottage is a bijou country cottage with the quality of a five star hotel. It’s tucked away in the owner’s garden, with a private terrace, and surrounded by trees, fields and birdsong.… More
22 Oct 2014
"Very good location, helpful and hospitable hostess"
A very well located cottage in a quiet farm setting near to Trim and the other interesting sites in County Meath. A very helpful and hospitable hostess. The cottage is two smallish rooms plus a bat… More
28 Aug 2014
"Great place to stay"
My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Acorn Cottage, Anne was a lovely host and was very helpful with places to eat, where to buy groceries etc. Acorn cottage is out in the country but has… More
12 Aug 2014
"This is the perfect place for tranquil relaxation"
We stayed here for a week in July, and had a wonderful time. The cottage is perfectly located for day trips to the surrounding countryside. Trim Castle and New Grange are easy day trips. Dublin is … More
6 Aug 2014
The location of the cottage is ideal for accessing Dublin and the many local historical sites, but still provided a quiet and peaceful haven. The cottage was spotlessly clean, very nicely decorated an… More
31 Jul 2014
"A relaxing and peaceful retreat"
One fantastic cottage,we had a wonderful time,the cottage is very clean Anne the owner is a lovely woman to deal with,her dog Roxy is also friendly,Anne has collected leaflets of where to see and go.A… More
1 Jun 2014
"Wonderful stay at this beautiful cottage!"
We had a wonderful week at Little Acorn Cottage. Anne was very welcoming and helpful, making us feel at home. She had lots of good suggestions on where to visit and where to eat in the local area. The… More
8 May 2014
"A serene week in a beautiful place."
On arrival meet the wonderful owner Anne, she showed us round and made both of us feel very welcome. The fridge had been stocked with a few essentials also Anne provided homemade scones, bread, marmal… More
6 Apr 2014
"Perfect escape from the rat race."
This property was the perfect holiday for us after an incredibly stressful time at work/home. The views are beautiful and the owner is one of the nicest people we've met. The welcome pack of food was… More
28 Mar 2014
"Little piece of heaven"
Little acorn cottage is in such a great location with beautiful views over the fields behind with mature trees on the land. We used the cottage as a base to catch up with family and friends in the Co… More
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