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Front of Aghavannagh Barracks
Granite staircase
Private room in bed & breakfast

Aghavannagh Barracks a Country Getaway

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Veronica

Aghavannagh Barracks a Country Getaway

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Great location
95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Veronica is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

At the foot of Lugnaquilla Mountain, Aghavannagh Barracks offers a unique base for walking in the Wicklow hills or relaxing by the fire. The house has been carefully restored over the last seven years, with comforts such as log burners, wool carpets in the bedrooms and formal gardens. It is the perfect place for a weekend getaway and worth spending two nights here to fully appreciate the quietness and the space. Guests have their own bedroom, bathroom, breakfast room and sitting room.

Amenities

Standard: Wireless Internet, Hair dryer, Washer, Heating, Essentials, and 9 more
Other highlights: Free parking on premises, Breakfast, Indoor Fireplace, Baby monitor, Children’s books and toys, and 6 more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children (2-12 years)
No smoking
No pets
Check-in time is 4PM - 7PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

112 Reviews

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Connor
September 2018
Our stay in Veronica's home was INCREDIBLE. The place is just breathtaking - nestled in a swooping, beautiful valley in the Wicklow mountains in a formidable homely setting, this stay was particularly special out of all my airbnb experiences. Veronica was a gracious and very …
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Aidan
February 2018
This is a wonderful place to stay if you really want to get away from it all. As soon as you come off the main road from Dublin, you are nestled in among the mountains and it feels very peaceful. The barracks itself is a step back in time and is beautifully proportioned. The suit…
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Response from Veronica:
Thank you very much Aidan for the wonderful review, I am so glad you both enjoyed your stay. Many thanks, Veronica
February 2018
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Eve
December 2017
We had a lovely weekend at this beautiful home. The location and views are stunning, while the 'house' is magical – huge, impressive and beautifully decorated. This Airbnb property will not disappoint, within the guest area you have a private bedroom, bathroom, living room and di…
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Response from Veronica:
Thank you Eve for the review, there is WiFi in the sitting room and I am sorry it didn't work for you. If you had mentioned it I would have found out what the problem was for you. Hopefully see you again in the future.
December 2017
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Katy
May 2017
We loved this beautiful place, wish we'd stayed longer.
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Ned
May 2017
Veronica's place is absolutely astounding. She and her husband Rory were wonderful, warm and welcoming hosts. Alliteration aside, this was truly our best experience with Airbnb yet - our jaws were on the floor as we were shown around our wing (yes, an entire wing) of the building…
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Response from Veronica:
Thank you Ned for the lovely review, hopefully we will meet you both again.
May 2017
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Gaia
March 2017
This place is simply magical! Words cannot describe how wonderful our night in the barracks were. Rory, roo, hugh, florence and mouse (the house dog) couldnt be kinder and better hosts! Thank you for everything! I highly recommend the stay here, you will leave feeling complete re…
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Richard
November 2016
What a fantastic place we found- definitely one of the nicest air bnb s we have ever stayed in- home cooked bread- such a lovely couple in a beautifully restored house - we really would love to come back.
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Response from Veronica:
Thank you very much Richard, it would be lovely to have you to stay again.
November 2016

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Wicklow, IrelandJoined in November 2015
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119 Reviews
Veronica is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I grew up in Laragh Co. Wicklow. After training in Florence and Kilkenny to become a goldsmith I have settled in Aghavannagh with my husband. I run my jewellery business from home. We have spent the last six years renovating Aghavannagh Barracks and love the experience of livi…
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