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Mount Brandon Cottages
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Mount Brandon Cottages
Mount Brandon Cottages from the garden
Box Sheep (by Carmen Wenner)
Morning scene on the Barrow
Misty Barrow morning
Barrow morning II
The bridge from Tinnahinch into Graiguenamanagh
Barge on the River with Brandon Hill in the background
Barrow swan
The Barrow from the air
Tinnahinch and Graiguenamanagh from the air
Blackstairs Mountains
Vista from Brandon Hill
View from Brandon Hill
Up on top
Brandon Hill as seen from the cottages on a frosty morning
Kitchen in House No. 1
Bedroom
Mount Brandon Cottages from the air
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Graiguenamanagh, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny
Mount Brandon self-catering holiday cottages, one of the most attractive self-catering properties in Kilkenny, Ireland.
Welcome to Graiguenamanagh, the Village of the Monks, located in County Kilkenny, in the sunny south east of Ireland.

Mount Brandon is one of the South-East’s most attractive self-catering holiday cottages. Our two holiday cottages are located just outside of Graiguenamanagh only 5 minutes’ walk from the river Barrow – ideal for pike and coarse fishing.

Did you know that Graiguenamanagh has a good few claims to fame? Here are just two: Check out PEG WASHINGTON'S LANE, supposedly the world's smallest street (we will tell you where to find it). And: Did you know that it was a cow from Graiguenamanagh, which started the Great Chicago Fire???

Mount Brandon self-catering holiday cottages offer an excellent touring...
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Listing #HL178596
About the Owner
Andrea W
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second time staying with the lovely Andrea in Mount Brandon Cottages. She will go out of her way to make your stay the best ever. The cottages are lovely. Very clean and well stocked with all you need for a great holiday....More

Thank Kay O
Mountbrandoncottages, VR Owner at Mount Brandon Cottage House 1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh thank you for coming back to us yet again, Kay. Lovely seeing you and your family. Glad you enjoyed your mini break with us. Here is to the next time. :-) Best regards Andrea

Reviewed 12 June 2015

We engaged this cottage, based on reviews from Trip Advisor, as a place from which we could launch an exploration into our ancestors in Graignamanagh and environs. We were not disappointed. We had a wonderful stay, we found our ancestors descendants, and we made new...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2015

We stayed in the lovely cottages for Easter 2015, a great time was had, and we found the cottage in excellent condition, & wonderfully clean, with a lovely Easter welcome pack provided by Andrea. The cottage was fully equipped with everything that you could think...More

1  Thank MandMMeath
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Twin
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
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Dates Min stay Per night
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$345
€200
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Kerosene at a daily cost (autumn time): $9 / stay - Fee
  • Kerosene at a daily cost (winter time): $12 / stay - Fee
  • Esb (at cost/meter reading) stated cost : $26 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $173 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Graiguenamanagh is a medieval river town which dates back to the 13th century when Duiske Abbey, the largest Cistercian Monastery in Ireland, was established at the junction of the rivers Barrow and Duiske (Dubh Uisce Black Water). The monks are long since gone, but the Abbey remains. It is a vibrant church for the local community blessed with fantastic acoustics that have rung to the sounds of many famous voices, such as the Vienna Boys Choir and Ireland’s top traditional group, The Chieftains. Traditionally the Duiske Concerts take place in November of each year.
Graiguenamanagh also hosts the TOWN OF BOOKS FESTIVAL in September of each year, where booksellers come from all corners of Ireland and abroad to value books and find new homes for them.

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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Dublin: 110.0 km
Railway: Thomastown: 15.0 km
Ferry: Rosslare Harbour: 60.0 km
The sat. nav. co-ordinates for Mount Brandon self-catering holiday cottages are as follows:

52, 32’26.1” North
6, 56’84.8” West

Directions from ROSSLARE Ferryport:
From ROSSLARE HARBOUR take the N25 towards Waterford an Cork. Just before NEW ROSS turn right onto the N30/N70 and follow this road, as it by-passes NEW ROSS and then turns right, heading towards KILKENNY and ENNISCORTHY. Turn left onto the R700 towards KILKENNY and then turn right again onto the R 705 (clearly signposted for CARLOW). This road will bring you through THE ROWER into GRAIGUENAMANAGH, where you will come to a roundabout. Take the second exit for the town centre.

Follow this road down the hill to the town’s main street, where you will come to a T-junction, Duiske Abbey (the church) is just in front of you. Here...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 45.0 km.
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