County Waterford Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description
2 Bedroom farmhouse to sleep 5/6
Nell's Farm House is ideal for a relaxing or an activity holiday. Situated at the foot of the Comeragh Mountains and Mahon Falls. The house has all the character and style you would expect from a rustic farmhouse with some modern luxurious features such as a hot tub. The property is particularly welcoming during the autumn/winter/spring with an open fire in the living room.All rooms are on the ground floor. Each bed is dressed with white linen and both rooms have flat screen televisions. The ensuite bathroom has a walk in shower making it suitable for the less mobile. Private garden to the front of the house with picnic table and chairs and a patio area at the rear with hot tub, patio table and chairs and BBQ. A welcome pack is supplied to make breakfast.There are many looped walks suited to both the experienced and novice walker.There are four golf courses within 20 minutes drive. Whether it is a beach, golfing, cycling, walking or cultural holiday Nell's House is perfect.
Cycling: Sean Kelly a local cycling hero has lent his name to The Sean Kelly Tour of Waterford. There are routes for every ability and this takes place in August. Nell's House would make an ideal base. There is ample storage for bicycles. Imagine relaxing in the hot tub after completing the tour.
Walking: Nell's House makes an ideal base for walkers...The Comeragh Mountains and the Nire Valley have many walks to suit all levels of ability. A booklet containing details of many local walks is supplied. There are facilities for drying outdoor clothes and boots.
Waterford Festival of Food is held every year in April in nearby Dungarvan.
Rathgormack, the nearest village has two traditional pubs, a hiking centre with a climbing wall. A children's playground has recently opened in the village. Each September a Set Dancing Festival takes place in the village.
The Church of Cuan and Brogan in Clonea Power about 1.5 miles from the house is famous for its Harry Clarke windows.
Ormonde Castle, the only Tudor Castle in Ireland is in Carrick on Suir and well worth a visit. Carrick on Suir is only 10 minutes drive and hosts the Clancy Brothers Festival every June.
As the property is in a rural area we provide transport to the nearest pub for our guests.
For details on all events and activities in the Waterford area check out www.itsafeeling.com and www.nellsfarmhouse.ie
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Events Allowed
About Mary Flynn
We have been farming on this property since 1973. We have a large dairy herd and all their followers
Mary Flynn purchased this farmhouse in 2009
Why Mary Flynn chose County Waterford
This property is over 200 years old and was refurbished in 2008/09. It belonged to Gerard's Aunt Nell, hence the name Nell's Farm House
What makes this farmhouse unique
The house is situated on a working dairy farm at the foot of the Comeragh Mountains. The Mountains contain many beautiful lakes and maps are provided for the various walks. The house was renovated to include many modern features such as fitted kitchen, power showers but while still retaining the old features such as shutters on the windows, high ceilings, the open fire.