DescriptionWe live in the land of J.F. Kennedy's family. This is the heart of the true and magical Ireland, a place inhabited by Leprechaun….Hurry up to meet them !!. Our family friendly Holiday-home borders close to three counties Co. Wexford, Co. Wicklow and Co Carlow. Our welcoming house has 4 double bedrooms ( one of them ensuite ), main bathroom, inviting kitchen, conservatory , spacious living room that opens into a cosy sunroom, covered porch, a large deck to enjoy beautiful sunsets and over 3/4 hectare of beautiful garden. 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).Here, we live my Irish wife and myself from Barcelona...and we speak your language !. Located in the green countryside, the house is just few minutes walk from Bunclody town centre, the bus stops amenities, restaurants and shops.There are a lot of activities available such as hiking ( The famous Wicklow Way end pretty near the property ), hillwalking ( The Mount Leinster, which it has been used in stages of the Tour of Ireland),cycling, fishing (River Slaney), playing golf ( The South East of Ireland is a golfers paradise and Bunclody town has one of the best golf clubs) or discovering the historical towns of Wexford (land of JFK Family ), Enniscorthy ( with its famous norman castle ),Carlow ( with its famous Brownshill Dolmen-5000 years old & has the largest capstone in Europe-. ) or the medieval town of Kilkenny ( with its famous Cathedral & Round Tower and its well-known beer ).Our family friendly Holiday-home is surrounded by the amazingly beautiful Mount Leinster views, the stunning landscape,the river Slaney, a heartbeat away from the beaches of the historical county Wexford and just over an hour drive from Dublin.The stay in our house provides its guests a unique experience, meet and fall in love with the real Ireland....and be up for the challenge of lifting the giant leaves up !!
• The room price includes:
* Free Internet
* Free Parking ( space for several vehicles )
* Free Bunclody town basic map to print off
( map provided if requested,prior guest arrival).
* Free local transportation schedules brochure to
print off (provided if requested,prior guest
* Free transport timetables Dublin airport to
Bunclody town brochure to print off ( provided if
requested, prior guest arrival).
OTHER HOUSE FACILITIES
• spacious deck to enjoy the sunsets
• Terrace or indoor lounge
• external ramp for easy access
• Carbon monoxide detector
SERVICES OFFERED ( If host available and with previous arrangement )
• Shuttle service ( to pick and drop off guests from and to bus stop )
• Laundry service
• Spanish classes
• Hiking, walking,hang-gliding and mountaineering:
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.
The 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.
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.Mt. Leinster has been used in stages of the Tour of Ireland.
Special day trips: (A) Powerscourt House And Gardens is one of Europe's great treasures & Ireland's most famous house & gardens. Gracing the Wicklow Mountains, Powerscourt, a heritage property with a surprising difference, is one of the most beautiful country estates in Ireland.
(B) Altamont Garden, known as the most romantic garden in Ireland is an enchanting blend of formal an informal gardens located on a 100 acre estate. Whilst still little known, it ranks in the top ten of Irish gardens and is often referred to as 'the jewel in Ireland's gardening crown'.
(C) County Wicklow is rightly known as the Garden of Ireland, such is its majestic beauty in so many forms. Famous for the incredible mountain ranges that are contained within such a small area, Wicklow has many other attractions that add to the desire to explore this place, none more so than the village of Avoca and the famous 'Meeting of the Waters'
• Enjoying the sights:
John F Kennedy Arboretum and JFKennedy´s family homestad,The historic Anglo-Norman Castle,The mysterious Abbey,The Cathedral,The Irish National Heritage Park,The Famine Ship and Irish Emigrant Experience,etc.
• Dolphin & Whale Watching,Seal rescue,safaris,Boat tours,water sports,
surfing,windsurfing,,Kayaking and Canoeing.
• Outings to the sea, mountains, gardens, ,the Island Lake,widlife tours,
• Horse riding
• Fishing on the Slaney River
• swimming ( swimming pool and the beaches )
• playing tennis
• Playing golf
• Concerts and Festivals
• Camping and enjoying the nature.
• Discovering the Irish sports
• Enjoying sport \"Polo\" matches ( in summertime ).Host may request to the
club if lessons available.
• Enjoying the Irish pubs and the gastronomy
• Culture and leisure
• Discovering the flora and fauna
• Opera ( The National Opera is located within the County )
* NOTE: Activities are for the guests to enjoy on their own.Guests will hold
liable for their own bookings,tickets,timetables,etc.
RoomsMount Leinster view Bedroom 3 -
Double,large and spacious bedroom.Nice view over the garden with lots of natural sunlight.Carpeted, furnished and with its own room key. Accomodate 1 or 2 people.TV,DVD/CD player and radio in the facilities.
Mount Leinster view Bedroom 2 -
Double,large and spacious bathroom ensuite bedroom.Breathtaking view over The Mount Leinster and the green meadow. Fully furnished with carpet,bedside table lamp and its own room key. Accomodate 1 or 2 people.TV,DVD/CD player and radio in the facilities.
Mount Leinster view Bedroom 1 -
Double, large and spacious bedroom. With a breathtaking view over both The Mount Leinster and the green meadow. Fully furnished with carpet,bedside table lamp and its own room key.Accomodate 1 or 2 people. TV,DVD/CD player and radio in the facilities.
- Internet Access
- Smoke Alarm
- Meals Not Provided