Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Leap Cottage is a cosy country home for those wishing to enjoy a peaceful stay in the country with many nearby country pursuits and is centrally located for exploring the South East of Ireland. The cottage is very spacious with a cosy lounge with original wood burning stove, large kitchen dining room and large sunroom (which doubles as a fantastic playroom for kids). For older children there is a den in one of the barns. There are three double bedrooms (two double one twin) and two bathrooms, one with roll top bath. The master bedroom has a balcony which benefits from stunning views over the neighbouring countryside.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Nearest beach Dunmore
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Waterford 24 km, Nearest railway: Waterford 18 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Trampoline
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Main lounge with large fireplace with original wood burning stove. Master bedroom with kingsize bed, walk in wardrobe and balcony overlooking garden. Master bathroom with roll top bath and further bathroom with power shower.

Further details outdoors

Very large mature garden with patio (wooden garden furniture) and paved barbecue area (charcoal barbecue). The garden is fully enclosed and so perfect for children to explore. Trampoline in the garden available for children to use under adult supervision.

Further details

Property available from 2pm on day of arrival.

Security deposit of 150 Euro in cash required on arrival. Refunded on satisfactory inspection of property.

50 Euro electricity/oil charge payable locally.

Please vacate property by 11am to facilitate cleaning/changeover.

The Province of Munster region

Situated in South Kilkenny in the South East of Ireland, this beautiful period cottage is an ideal base for exploring the South East of Ireland. 30 minutes drive south will bring you to the historic viking port of Waterford famed for its crystal. A little further out and you will reach some stunning beaches at Dunmore East, Tramore, Annestown, Woodstown and Bonmahon. To the West are the beautiful Comeragh Mountains home to Mahon falls. 40 minutes drive North East brings you to historic Kilkenny, former capital of Ireland with its castle, historic parliament and bustling streets full of cafes and restaurants.


Piltown is ideally located for a country and seaside holiday. Horseriding is available at the nearby Belline Estate (5 minutes walk) and Mount Juliet. Fishing enthusiasts are well catered for with the Rivers Suir and Nore close by. Walkers can explore the many dedicated Trail Kilkenny walks and more experienced walkers can explore the Comeragh Mountains. The beaches of County Waterford are close by enough to enjoy day trips to the seaside. For history buffs there are numerous sites to see including Ormonde Castle at Carrick on Suir, Jerpoint Abbey near Thomastown, the historic port of Waterford and Kilkenny Castle and Parliament in Kilkenny.