Bunclody holiday house rental with internet access, walking, fireplace and TV

9 reviews

From the owner

  • House
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
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Key information

  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking. See Policies & House Rules
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

From the owner

This beautiful holiday vacation Dormer Bungalow with 4 spacious bedrooms, 3 well appointed bathrooms + excellent formal/informal living is nestled in a whisper quiet rural/hilly/mountainous/farming community.

The elevation allows for sweeping views across to famous Mount Leinster & the unspoilt countryside. The home will appeal to those who seek peace, quiet, tranquillity & picturesque landscapes (ideal if you are wishing to escape from the stress of modern day living).

The property is in close proximity to the town of Bunclody (River Slaney) & on the borders of Co Carlow and Co Wexford + just over an hours drive from Dublin.

Local amenities incl golf clubs (The South East of Ireland being a golfers paradise), fishing (River Slaney), hiking(Wicklow Way), cycling, restaurants, famous villages i.e. Clonegal (Huntington Castle) & Shillelagh. Towns - Borris, Carlow, Enniscorthy, Wexford + the historical city of Kilkenny (beer & castle).

Further details for this holiday house rental in County Wexford/Carlow/Wicklow, Ireland

Hiking, walking and hang-gliding:

Distance:The Wicklow Way. Traditionally the Wicklow Way is walked from north to south, beginning at Marlay Park in South Dublin and ending in Clonegal, Co. Carlow. The Wicklow Way can be completed on day trips, covering sections and can be a serious test of physical endurance'.

Picturesque Mount Leinster is the highest mountain in the province of Leinster, Ireland and is the highest of the Blackstairs Mountains at 796 metres (2,605 ft). The mountain is most often climbed from the Nine Stones, a landmark point at the foot of Mount Leinster, about 8 miles east of Borris. Mount Leinster has been used in stages of the Tour of Ireland. The 2011 Mount Leinster Cycling Challenge takes place on Saturday 14th May 2011.

Mt Leinster is a internationally renowned location as well as being a multi-directional site for both hang-gliding and para-gliding during the months of March to October.

Places of interest:

(A) The National Heritage Park at Ferrycarrig, which depicts the evolution of Irish history from 7,000BC to the12th century and the arrival of the Normans. The Hook Lighthouse is a massive 100ft structure that predates the practice of building stone lighthouses by over 600 years. The Ring of Hook Drive takes you through some beautifully scenic coastal roads and historic sites.

(B) John F Kennedy Arboretum - New Ross. The John F Kennedy Arboretum displays an extensive collection of trees and shrubs from temperate regions of the world, dedicated to the memory of John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Arranged in botanical sequence, it covers 252 hectares.

(C) Arboretum lifestyle, garden centre and restaurant, Kilkenny Road, Leighlinbridge, Co.Carlow.

(D) Brownshill Dolmen. One very unmistakable monument dating back to pre-historical times is the great Dolmen at Brownshill to the east of Carlow town. The dolmen has a granite capstone weighing over 100 tonnes making it one of the largest in Europe.


Golf in the South East of Ireland .This region covers the counties of Carlow, Wexford, Kilkenny, Waterford and Tipperary and it could be described as Ireland's undiscovered golfing region. It has an impressive collection of courses, comprising traditional links, championship parkland courses plus hidden gems.

Local golf clubs include:

(A) Bunclody Golf and Fishing Club which is situated in 300 acres of breathtaking parkland in the former Hall-Dare Estate on the Carlow Wexford border. Newly opened in March 2009, it is already rated in the top 100 courses in Ireland by Golf Digest and is regarded the best ranking course in Co.Wexford. Designed by Jeff Howes the championship course runs over 7000 yards on the Banks of the River Slaney and has a wide variety of holes to satisfy the most discerninging golfer.

(B) Coollattin Golf Club, Coollattin, Shillelagh Challenging 18 hole course with scenic views of the Wicklow countryside & is an oasis of calm in a truly beautiful woodland setting.

(C) Powerscourt (East) Golf Club, Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry.

(D) Killerig Golf Club, Killerig, Co. Carlow 18-hole Championship parkland course with exceptional views designed to full USGA standard.

(E) Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa & Country Club, Tullow, Co.Carlow. This 'masterful Christy O'Connor design will remind you of the reason you first swung a club'.

(F) Borris Golf Club, Deerpark, Borris. (G) Carlow Golf Club, Deer Park, Dublin Road, Carlow. A championship 18 hole golf course

Other Activities: Hand gliding on Mount Leinster

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Bed & bathroom

  • 4 Single Beds
  • 3 Family bathrooms


  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • High chair available


  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Mountain Views
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Interaction with guest

Guest will be met on site upon arrival and for departure. Keys alarm code and an explanation on how to use the heating and other facilities will be explained.




Cancellation policy

Full refund

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

Partial refund

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

No refund

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

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50% refund50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.
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25% refund25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.
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Things to know

Check in: 16:00 Check out: 20:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.


This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Damage deposit: (£427.10) €500.00

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No smoking at this property

House rules

We try to keep our house rules very simple.
We just ask guests to respect our home as if it were their own and leave it neat and tidy as found.
If you have a pet please be aware that there may be sheep in the fields next to the house and therefore you cannot let your pet wander off.
Please clean up after your pet both internally and in the garden area.
Any damage, cleaning or repairs caused by pets will be deducted from the Damage Deposit.

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About the owner

Paul S.
Calendar updated:
22 May 2022

Years listed:

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Languages spoken: English
This House has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and sleeps 7. It has been listed on Holiday Lettings since 20 May 2011. Located in County Wexford, it has 9 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate is £685.
The Owner has a response rate of 90% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 22 May 2022.
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9 reviews
Very Good
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer

Fantastic house and accomodating owner
Oct 2021

We spent several months in Paul's charming holiday home as we waited for our building project to be completed. We felt very comfortable in the house, it is very well equipped, clean and cosy. Pau… More 

Reviewed 12 May 2022


Aug 2019

Belle maison. Tout le confort nécessaire. Nous étions 8 . Je recommande sans problème cette location.

Reviewed 2 Sep 2019

Owner's reply:
Dear Guests, Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at our Holiday Home. Your business was very much appreciated. Thank you. We do hope that you will return again in the future. Regards, Paul
Paula D

Highly recommend
Aug 2017

We stayed here a few times we love this house lovely lay out and lots of room for wheelchairs and it helps with bedrooms downstairs for people in a wheelchair and the views are magnificent we be back … More 

Reviewed 21 Jan 2018

Owner's reply:
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on our Holiday Home Paula. Very much appreciated. Paul
Martisha H

Comfortable accommodation with tranquil views
Aug 2017

We are a family with two young children who stayed during August 2017. The host was very happy to accommodate us and Caroline was very friendly & hospitable. She met us in town and escorted us to … More 

Reviewed 28 Aug 2017

Owner's reply:
Thank you Martisha for taking the time to review our Holiday Home .Much appreciated. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and time in Ireland. Regards, Paul Sharry
Las Vegas, Nevada

Wonderful Holiday Home
Mar 2017

Dear Paul, Thank you so much for allowing us to rent your home. From the first time we saw your home to the final stay, you have been amazing. Your constant communication was greatly appreciated. … More 

Reviewed 1 Apr 2017

Owner's reply:
Hello Michelle and Friends Thank you so much for taking the time to write an exceptionally well written review on our Holiday Home. Very much appreciated and we hope to see you again one day in the near future, Kind regards. Paul Sharry
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Why can't I call Paul (the owner) before booking?

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Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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How can I retract my booking request?

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How do I edit my booking?

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If Paul (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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