You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Duncannon, Waterford Harbour, County Wexford. It is a Semi-detached House.
This wonderful property is located in Duncannon, 10 miles from Waterford City, 15 miles from New Ross. The property offers comfortable living areas with a cosy open fire in the lounge, free WiFi, Sky TV and boasts fantastic views of the beach and harbour. It is just a stroll to the village where you will find traditional pubs, restaurants and shops, or enjoy a meal at the award winning Dunbrody House, which is just 1 mile away. It is an ideal location for a relaxing break away or to explore the delights of the South East Coast.
Shop. Pub 300 yards. Restaurant 1 mile. Beach 200 yards.
GF: lounge, kitchen, dining room, double with ensuite shower room. FF: 2 twins, bathroom with shower over bath.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, cot, high chair, TV, sky, fridge with small ice box, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, internet access, hairdryer, fully enclosed garden, private off road parking. Pets welcome.
A visit to Hook Lighthouse is a must, go on the guided tour to the top of the lighthouse, great information about its history and the views from the top are spectacular. Walk from the Hook to Slade Harbour along the cliff top, you can then walk back along the road.
Loftus Hall is just down the road from Slade, it has a fantastic old staircase, everyone talks about tour which is very entertaining, especially the ghostly section. Not recommended for small children.
A Cistercian Abbey, founded c. 1200 by William, the Earl Marshall, and named after Tintern Abbey in Wales. The remains consist of nave, chancel, tower, chapel and cloister
Dunbrody Abbey was founded for the Cistercian Order by Herve de Montmorency in the years following the Norman invasion of Ireland circa 1170.
Ballyhack Castle is located on a steep slope in a commanding position overlooking Waterford estuary. The castle, a large tower house, is thought to have been built circa 1450 by the Knights Hospitallers of St. John, one of the two great military orders founded at the beginning of the twelfth century at the time of the Crusades. The Castle can be seen from the Passage East Car Ferry.
The Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience is one of the premier tourist attractions in the South East of Ireland. Centred on an authentic reproduction of an 1840's emigrant vessel, it provides a world-class interpretation of the famine emigrant history.
The Kennedy Homestead, birthplace of President John F. Kennedy's great-grandfather Patrick Kennedy, celebrates the story of five generations of the Kennedy dynasty which is still farmed by his descendants.
A must see National Treasure, featuring 15 large panels which provide the setting for a dramatic presentation of the Norman experience in Ireland. Discover the inspiring and romantic story of William Marshal and his wife Isabel de Clare, daughter of Strongbow and their combined effects on the shaping of Leinster and Ireland as a whole.
Passage East Ferry
Take a trip to the scenic villages of Dunmore East and Passage East. You could then drive on to Waterford and the Viking Triangle for the day. From the Hook Peninsula, this is the best way to get to Waterford.
Sand Sculpting Festival is taking place from Friday August 5th to Sunday August 7th 2016. This fun packed family festival opens with a giant beach party on Friday night with a Beach Party filled with live music, Family Beach Games and Competitions followed by a DJ and a fireworks display to light up the night skies after dark.
Fishing - Sea, Traditional Music .25 miles. Childrens Playground .5 miles. Golf, Walking - Hill 5 miles. Cinema 10 miles.
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