You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Woodenbridge, Ballykissangel Country, County Wicklow. It is a Detached Cottage.
Most attractive detached cottage on an acre of enclosed lawned gardens, in a beautiful hillside location, with mountain views, in one of the most scenic areas of County Wicklow, which is known as 'The Garden of Ireland'. This individual cottage is only 3 mins drive from the noted 'Woodenbridge Hotel' which is the oldest hotel in Ireland, est. 1608 and overlooks the amazing 'Woodenbridge Golf Club' in the 'Vale of Avoca'. It has a welcoming open fire and a patio area perfect for dining al fresco style. A wonderful retreat, less than 2 miles from the village of Avoca where the series of Ballykissangel was filmed and just 6 miles from Arklow town. This cottage makes a superb touring base, central to the majority of Wicklow's tourist attractions, there are endless possibilities from here.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 1.75 miles. Beach 6 miles.
GF: lounge/kitchen/diner, double with single, shower room.
Gas by meter read and electricity by meter read, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, cot, high chair, TV, dvd player, CD, fridge with small ice box, microwave, w/machine, partially enclosed garden, patio area, garden furniture, private off road parking. Sorry no pets.
~ The shower room is newly renovated in 2018 and spacious.
~ If your provider allows, you can use your phone as a "hotspot" in this property as it picks up good coverage.
Avoca Village (1.75 miles) is where the BBC TV Series 'Ballykissangel' was filmed and it's also the home of 'Avoca Handweavers". It includes a Craft and Gift Shop, Visitor Centre, Cafe and tours of their 'Weaving Mill' which dates back to the year 1723. Well worth a visit! The village also has Fitzgerald's Pub, Henley's Grocers and a Pharmacy.
Local attractions include.
~ ' Glendalough' (valley of two lakes), founded by St. Kevin in the 6th century, boasting fascinating monastic history and stunning scenery
~ Powerscourt House and Gardens and Waterfall
~ Avondale House and Forest Park (home of Charles Stewart Parnell)
~ Glenmalure Valley and Waterfall
~ Wicklow Historic Jail
~ The Meetings - it was here in 1808 that the poet Thomas Moore composed the famous Irish melody 'The Meeting of the Waters'
~ Just 12 miles away is the beautiful beach of 'Brittas Bay', with the renowned 'European Golf Club' running alongside. Also supreb beaches at Arklow (6 miles), Clogga Strand (9 miles), Ballymoney (16 miles) and Courtown (18 miles).
~ Dublin is only 40 miles and easily accessible by train from local station.
~There is a EUR100 security deposit payable on arrival which will be returned again on departure.
Walking - Hill .25 miles. Fishing, Horse riding, Traditional Music, Golf 1.75 miles. Childrens Playground 5 miles. Cinema, Swimming Pool 6 miles.
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