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Renovated old cottage from 1886

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Hilary

Renovated old cottage from 1886

5 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 private baths
5 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 private baths
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Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

We live 2km from the sleepy village of Ballyporeen, between the Knockmealdown and the Galtee mountains .
Our house is 12 km from Mitchelstown, 20 km from Cahir , 50 km from Cork city. Mitchelstown caves are close, also Cahir castle, Rock of Cashel, Althasel Priory, High crosses of Ahenny, Ormond castle, Main Gaurd;
So an ideal base to explore the culture and ancient places...
Do come!

Amenities

Essentials
Indoor Fireplace
Heating
Laptop friendly workspace
TV
Wireless Internet

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed, 1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in time is 7PM - 9PM
Check out by 9AM

Availability

92 Reviews

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Simon User Profile
Simon
September 2018
Excellent host. Great accommodation and Hilary was there if we needed anything. Would definitely recommend.
Pamela User Profile
Pamela
September 2018
Hilary is a lovely host, she is very friendly and helpful.
Ahmed User Profile
Ahmed
September 2018
Brilliant stay. Friendly and flexible host, comfortable beds and a great breakfast. Local pub was great with live music. Highly recommended
Justin User Profile
Justin
July 2018
Lovely place, brilliant host - would thoroughly recommend! :)
Arthur User Profile
Arthur
May 2018
A lovely place to stay, Hilary is an excellent host.
Adam User Profile
Adam
February 2017
Hilary's house is set in a breathtakingly scenic area. The house itself is beautiful with original stonework and a traditional layout. Hilary is an exceptionally friendly and welcoming host that makes you feel like family. I would strongly encourage anyone to stay here and I will…
Maura User Profile
Maura
January 2017
A lovely host and home. Full of warmth and charm, it's the real deal. It was a flying visit for us for a family funeral in nearby Clogheen and our stay with Hilary was great.

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Cahir, IrelandJoined in February 2015
Hilary User Profile
102 Reviews
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I'm Hilary, 55,with a mobility disability.I've two grown-up children. I'm a fluent German speaker as I lived in Germany for a long time. When We returned to Ireland,we found this cottage, and immediately started renovating it. It is a beautiful home which I would like to sha…
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