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Garrykennedy Cottage - less than 50 yards from Lough Derg- Ireland's inland Sea

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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Garrykennedy Cottage is a modern luxury lakeside vacation home within an 18th century Irish Cottage. It has a unique old world ambiance and yet has every modern comfort and convenience. The cottage featured on the FINE LIVING television channel in the US showcasing the best vacation rental properties around the world.

Please visit our website at GarrykennedyCottage-dot-com

Our waterfront location makes our cottage absolutely unique. Only a short stroll to friendly musical pubs, restaurants, the harbor and marina.

The Cottage is in an area of great natural beauty, surrounded by lakes and mountains. Rich in history and tradition. Renowned for its culture, music and food.

Our central location makes Garrykennedy an ideal base for Day Trips. Many of the top tourist attractions in Ireland are only a short drive away.

What’s Nearby? Only a short stroll to award winning family style restaurant, two welcoming pubs, traditional music sessions, fishing, boating, sailing, walking, jogging paths, children's playground (swings and slides),

Within 1 mile of Cottage : Grocery store and gas station.

Within 6 miles of Cottage : two large towns: Nenagh and Killaloe with all shopping and services you could need. Also Golf, Tennis, Gym, Swimming Pool, Horse and Pony riding.

Within Easy Daytrip Driving Range: Bunratty Castle (25 miles) ; Cliffs of Moher (45 miles) ; Cahir Castle (40 miles) ; Rock of Cashel (30 miles) ; Burren (45 miles) ; Kilkenny Castle (45 miles) ; Ring of Kerry (65 miles) ; Kylemore Abbey / Connemara (100 miles) ; Co Galway (50 miles) ; Co Cork (50 miles) ; Shannon Airport (35 miles) ; Dublin Airport (100 miles).

Please visit our website at GarrykennedyCottage-dot-com to check Availability.

Cottage Overview: The Cottage is s short stroll from the lake, 2 local pubs, traditional music, family style restaurant, lake front marina, forest walks, jogging paths, children's playground. Garrykennedy is a tiny village – approx 10 properties in total.

Watch the sailboats and fishing boats come and go. Or enjoy a BBQ on the private patio in the back garden.
Take a trip on the lake on a 50-seater tour boat.
Alternatively, rent a small sailboat or fishing boat and go exploring on your own.
The fishing in the area is great, especially for pike and trout.

The Cottage dates back to the 1780’s and has been completely refurbished. Some of the walls are 3 feet thick. Many of the original architectural features have been retained and blended with the modern.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

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  • 4 Bedrooms each with Queen size double bed. Very very comfortable new beds. Cool crisp clean linens and towels. All provided. The cottage has 4 double bedrooms each with super comfortable hotel quality queen size beds (each sleeping 2 persons). One bedroom is downstairs. The other 3, including the master ensuite bedroom, are upstairs. TV’s in all bedrooms upstairs. Queen size aerobed available if needed....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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  • The cottage has 3 bathrooms (all upstairs). The main bathroom has a huge luxury deep soak bathtub and rain shower. The ensuite bathroom (master bath) off the master bedroom and the third bathroom have instant power showers....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Please visit our website at GarrykennedyCottage-dot-com

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library:

    We also provide 1 Bose iPod sound dock. Bring your iPod....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    3 TVs downstairs including 44 inch and 32 inch Samsung ; 3 additional TVs upstairs. The Cottage has 50+ TV channels including CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Sky News, BBC, ITV, Channel 4, RTE, TV3 etc...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    3 TVs downstairs including 44 inch and 32 inch Samsung ; 3 additional TVs upstairs. The Cottage has 50+ TV channels including CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Sky News, BBC, ITV, Channel 4, RTE, TV3 etc...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront:

    Wonderful views of Lough Derg and the harbour at Garrykennedy from the front of the cottage....moreless

  • Village:

    Village center location. Less tha 100 yards to 2 friendly pubs and restaurants....moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Large Monks Bench dining table and benches seating up to 10....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    2 fireplaces - each with a wood burning stove. Very cosy. Firewood provided....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil central heating...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free WiFi BroadBand Internet service for your stay. This will allow you to access the internet using your own laptop. We do not provide a computer at the cottage. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All provided....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Free parking...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free local and international calls...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    All provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    2 fireplaces - each with a wood burning stove. Very cosy. Firewood provided....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip Coffee maker, Coffee bean grinder and Nespresso machine....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Calphalon pots, pans, cooking utensils. Delph, stemware, cutlery for 10 persons. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen with all you could need. Large Stove with double oven, Grill and vent hood, Dishwasher, Microwave, Drip Coffee maker, Coffee bean grinder and Nespresso machine....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Large Rangemaster electric stove with double oven, grill and vent hood....moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Samsung American fridge/freezer with ice & water dispenser. ...moreless

  • Stove:

    Large Rangemaster electric stove with double oven, grill and vent hood. ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Bike rental available locally....moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat rental available locally....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio table and chairs on private patio....moreless

  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Private Garden with views of the lake and boats....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Private garden at rear and front of the cottage - with views of the lake and boats. Charcoal BBQ grill and outdoor dining area....moreless

  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Available to rent locally....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
October 2016
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016
4 night min stay
$248
Nov - Dec 2016
Nov 1 - Dec 16, 2016
4 night min stay
$225
Jan - April 2017
Jan 9 - Apr 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$225
May 2017
May 1 - May 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$248
June - Sept 2017
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$270
October 2017
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$248
Nov - Dec 2017
Nov 1 - Dec 15, 2017
4 night min stay
$225
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$259

Additional information about rental rates

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Notes:

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Prices include all taxes.

Cottage available to rent all year round.

3 Night Minimum Stay.

Arrival any day of the week can be facilitated.

Midweek arrival OK.

Weekend arrival OK.

Please visit our website: GarrykennedyCottage-dot-com


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Shannon International Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Dan Larkins Pub & Restaurant
70 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Rosslare
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Nenagh Golf Club
6 Miles
Nearest Train
Nenagh
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
M7 Motorway
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Dan Larkins Pub & Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lough Derg
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Garrykennedy

Car: Necessary

Our waterfront location makes our cottage absolutely unique. Only a short stroll to friendly musical pubs, restaurants, the harbor and marina. The Cottage is in an area of great natural beauty, surrounded by lakes and mountains. Rich in history and tradition. Renowned for its culture, music and food.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

Why the Owner Chose Ballyvaughan, Co. Tipperary, Ireland:
Please visit our website at GarrykennedyCottage-dot-com to check Availability. Garrykennedy Cottage is a modern luxury lakeside vacation home within an 18th century Irish Cottage. It has a unique old world ambience and yet has every modern comfort and convenience. The cottage featured on the FINE LIVING television channel in the US showcasing the best vacation rental properties around the world. Our waterfront location makes our cottage absolutely unique. Only a short stroll to friendly musical pubs, restaurants, the harbor and marina.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Our waterfront location makes our cottage absolutely unique. Only a short stroll to friendly musical pubs, restaurants, the harbor and marina. Please visit our website at GarrykennedyCottage-dot-com


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • Garrykennedy Cottage - less than 50 yards from Lough Derg- Ireland's inland Sea

    Garrykennedy Cottage - less than 50 yards from Lough Derg- Ireland's inland Sea

  • Garrykennedy Cottage

    Garrykennedy Cottage

  • Larkins Pub & Restaurant - a 50 yard stroll from the Cottage

    Larkins Pub & Restaurant - a 50 yard stroll from the Cottage

  • Traditional Music Session at Larkins Pub - 50 yards from the cottage.

    Traditional Music Session at Larkins Pub - 50 yards from the cottage.

  • Sitting Room (2 of 2)

    Sitting Room (2 of 2)

  • Sitting Room (1 of 2)

    Sitting Room (1 of 2)

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Back Garden

    Back Garden

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Modern Bathrooms (1 of 3)

    Modern Bathrooms (1 of 3)

  • Private Patio and BBQ

    Private Patio and BBQ

  • Free Wifi Internet at Garrykennedy Cottage

    Free Wifi Internet at Garrykennedy Cottage

  • Harbor at Garrykennedy - a 50 yard short stroll from the cottage.

    Harbor at Garrykennedy - a 50 yard short stroll from the cottage.

  • Ciss Ryans Pub - a 50 yard stroll from the cottage

    Ciss Ryans Pub - a 50 yard stroll from the cottage

  • Sitting Room (1 of 2)

    Sitting Room (1 of 2)

  • Sitting room with wood burning stove

    Sitting room with wood burning stove

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Arched Window of Living Room at front of the cottage.

    Arched Window of Living Room at front of the cottage.

  • Private Garden

    Private Garden

  • Bedroom (1 of 4 Bedrooms)

    Bedroom (1 of 4 Bedrooms)

  • Bath and Shower (1 of 3 showers)

    Bath and Shower (1 of 3 showers)

  • Back Garden

    Back Garden

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, September 23, 2016

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