World Castle Rental Photos and Description
Sleeps 14, 6 bedrooms
This is a 1420 castle very close to the capital, Dublin. You can have a thoroughly country experience yet be in the City in 40 mins. Its a family house so you will enjoy an intimate atmosphere that you can make your own for the stay.
There are lots of amenities locally- a really good swimming pool, catch & release fishing as well as wild fishing; riding school with beginner and advanced; great golf courses, great Irish Music and world class archaeological sites. If you get bored & Dublin beckons, you'll be there in 40 mins. The famous Abbey Theatre and the Gate are very accessible as well as Fringe Theatre.
There are 6 bedrooms- one of which is a double/double with a large bath and shower bathroom - a great family room. The other rooms are all spacious and furnished with largely family things. Every room has a view, mostly looking onto the grounds and fields; three rooms have en suites with the others having a bathroom and separate WC.
Lots of hot water is provided by the AGA and an immersion. All bedrooms are carpeted; with wardrobes, lamps, side tables and books provided. Its homely - your home from home!
Downstairs the Drawing room is gorgeous, formal and welcoming without being intimidating. Pre-dinner drinks and afternoon tea seem a natural way of life here. The Dining Room is a change of tempo, moody and dark. The family portraits glow in the candlelight and everyone looks younger!
The kitchens are vaulted and date back to 1420. They are boldly furnished but function in 2012. There is a stylish black Aga and Gas hobs. All water is from the Well. A flagged floor just provides the finishing touch.
The Gardens are typical of the period - flower beds near the house and specimen trees throughout the grounds. A lovely place to have an afternoon walk. The courtyard is to the rear and houses the workshops and stables.
The castle is a family home-we are the opposite of an hotel!
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- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
About Oliver's Travels - UK
Simply Chateau was set up in 2003 after two old school chums enjoyed a fantastic holiday with friends in a French chateau in the Dordogne. Oliver & Ravi, the two directors of the company, were amazed at what terrific value these stunning chateau rentals represented and decided to spread the word. Soon after the website www.simplychateau.com was born.
Today we deliver a wide range of luxury villas, private chateau and charming farmhouses throughout France, Italy, Spain, the UK and the Caribbean. We have something for everyone from charming manor houses representing great value for money to fully catered & serviced luxury chateau, all handpicked and chosen with care. Bookings are made direct with the owner of your chosen property to guarantee you get the best booking price available.
Why Oliver's Travels - UK chose World
At Simply Chateau we only work with the very best rental properties on the market. All of our properties have been handpicked and we take our customer feedback extremely seriously. We operate a ‘three strikes and you’re out’ policy - that is to say if we have 3 negative reviews relating to any of our properties we cease to advertise it.
We have properties to suit every taste and budget, all chosen with care by our expert team for their unique character, fantastic features and stunning countryside locations.
What makes this castle unique
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