You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Enniskerry, Sunny South East Coast, County Wicklow. It is a Detached House.
This architecturally designed, eco friendly family home accessed via electric gates is situated 2 miles from Enniskerry and 5 miles from Bray approx. 45 minute car journey to Dublin City . It well serviced by public transport. This 'upside down" house provides contemporary spacious living with free Wi-Fi, multiple TV's, a Nespresso coffee machine and playroom with toys and games. There is a covered outdoor dining and BBQ terrace. The upstairs living area enjoys panoramic views of the surrounding countryside to the Sugar Loaf Mountain. Local attractions include Wicklow Mountain National Park, Powerscourt Estate, gardens and waterfall, golf, fishing and horseriding.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 2 miles. Beach 5 miles.
GF: games room (table tennis and air hockey tables), utility room, 2 doubles, twin, adult bunk, bathroom with separate shower, shower room. FF: lounge/kitchen/diner, 2nd lounge, kingsize double with ensuite shower room, w.c.
Electricity and oil central heating included, wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, high chair, travel cot, stair gate, TV, dvd player, radio, CD, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, ipod docking station, games console, internet access, hairdryer, alarm clock, welcome pack, partially enclosed garden, garden furniture, private off road parking, trampoline. Sorry no pets.
This property requires a 10% deposit payment. We will contact you for the rest of the payment.
~ There is a EUR400 security damages deposit payable on arrival to the owner and returned on departure providing the property is left clean and tidy and as found.
~ This property is family orientated and not suitable for stag or hen parties.
Enniskerry offers a wonderful combination of peaceful village atmosphere and close proximity to Dublin city centre. It is well serviced by public transport, with several Dublin Bus services stopping in the village and the DART and Luas (Green Line) light rail services passing within 10 minutes drive of the village. Dublin Airport is only 45 minutes by car. The nearest large town is Bray, about 10 minutes by bus or car.
The property is a passive house - an eco friendly home making it very energy efficient, built in 2014 and offering approximately 4000sqft of space.
Enniskerry, 2 miles is the "gateway to Wicklow" referred to as the garden of Ireland. It has numerous shops, cafes, restaurants and boutiques, as well as lovely art galleries. There is also a pharmacy and a Supervalue shop.
Local attractions include;
~ Djouce Forest and Mountain is 5 miutes from the property and lies on the north eastern section of the Wicklow Mountains. To the West it overlooks the highlands around the Sally Gap; to the east the Roundwood / Calary Bog plateau. There are marked walking and hiking trails as well as a mountain bike trail through the woods.
~ Wicklow Way Walks - miles of unspoilt mountain trails only minutes away from the property.
~ Powerscourt Estate including Powerscourt waterfall and gardens (1.7 miles): visit Ireland's highest waterfall at the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains, explore the 47 acres of stunning gardens or enjoy a round of golf in one of the 2 championship golf courses. * See http://powerscourt.com/ for opening hours and ticket prices.
~ For those looking for a little more relaxation, visit the nearby Powerscourt Five Star Hotel with its world class Spa or SummerHill House Hotel in Enniskerry with its Rainforest Spa, offering luxurious treatments and a great place for afternoon tea.
~ Kilruddery House and Gardens * Farm Market open every Saturday 9am-3pm. www.kilruddery.com (5 miles)
~ Squirrels Scramble Adventure Tree Park (situated in the grounds of Kilruddery) www.squirrelsscramble.ie (5miles)
~ Delta Force Paintball (situated in the ground of Kilruddery) www.paintballgames.ie (6 miles) or Skirmish Paiall www.skirmish.ie (2.5miles)
~ Zipit Forest Adventures, Tibradden Wood. www.zipe (7 miles)
~ Visit Lough Tay (10.5 miles) the stunning scenary of the lake surrounded by the mountains makes it one of the most iconic locations in Ireland.
~ Mount Usher Gardens, located near Ashford, (16 miles) a world class example of a so called Robinsonian garden. Monty Don has described it as one of his favourite gardens anywhere.
~ Wicklow Mountains National Park and Glendalough Visitor Centre. (17 miles) The valley of the two lakes, stunning landscape and wildlife, a must see during a visit to this part of Ireland.
~ Visit Kilmacurragh Botanical Gardens, (21 miles), the centrepiece of an 18th centry estate, now famous for its conifers.
~ For a more active holiday, try the Ballinstoe Mountain Bike Trails which takes riders through the forest and views to the Sea.
~ A number of golf courses are within easy reach - Powerscourt Golf Club (2 miles), Druids Glen Golf Club (12 miles) with two championship courses, previous hosts of the Irish Open and Seve Trophy, Dun Laoghaire (5 miles) voted best golf club in Ireland in 2015, Greystones Golf Club (10 miles) and Charlesland Golf Club both 18 hole courses.
~ For kids and adults, Giddy Gally adventure centre is a great day out for families. You can experience rock climbing, Abseiling and guided tours of the Wicklow National Park.
~ Clara Lara Fun Park, Rathdrum, Wicklow * Open from 2nd May to 30th August - is an unique outdoor adventure Park. There are lots here for all active ages in the 30 acres of beautiful countryside in the Avonmore River valley with tree houses, Tarzan swings, rope bridges, rowing boats, water slides, rafts, canoes and junior go-carts. Why not have a go on the breath-taking Aqua Shuttle, the biggest water slide in Ireland. For the less energetic there are mini golf and miles of hill walking through the spectacular countryside. There is also a junior playground.
~ There is an adventure playground " Zoom adventure play 7 miles away where younger children can enjoy safe indoor fun whilst parents can relax with a coffee.
~ Indoor swimming pool in Bray (4 Miles)
~ Horse riding is available locally (3.5 Miles) were you can take lessons or guided treks.
~ Theatre goers can enjoy performances at the local "Mermaid Theatre" or head further afield into Dublin City.
Walking on site. Traditional Music, Fishing - River 2 miles. Golf 2.5 miles. Cinema, Theatre, Swimming Pool, Sailing, Coastal walks 4 miles. Horse riding 5 miles. Fishing - Sea 6.5 miles. Childrens Playground 10 miles.
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