|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
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 dressing gowns supplied. The ensuite bathroom has a walk in shower making it suitable for the less mobile. Enclosed private garden to the front of the house with picnic table and chairs and a private 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
We have been farming on this property since 1973. We have a large dairy herd and all their followers. In December 2014 we have been awarded the overall award for the most interactive event held during Heritage Week having been runners up in 2013..http://www.irishtv.ie/category/ireland/munster/waterford/
Mary Flynn purchased this farmhouse in 2009
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
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.
Nell's Farm House is located just under the Comeragh Mountains, with unrivaled views of Crotty's Lake. Walkers have many walks to choose from and every ability is catered for. Walking maps supplied.The Mahon Falls and the Magic Road are a must see for the visitor to the area.The lakes offer very good fishing. The property is ideally situated to take advantage of the many beaches in the area such as Bonmahon, Clonea, Stradbally and Tramore. The golf enthusiast has many courses to choose from, Carrick on Suir, Clonmel, Dungarvan and a links course in Tramore. The cyclist Sean Kelly hails from the locality and there are excellent cycling routes in the area. The sport of kings has plenty to offer with race courses in Clonmel, Tramore, Gowran Park and Tipperary. Carrick on Suir has the only Tudar Castle in Ireland. During June it hosts a festival to honour the Clancy Brothers a famous traditional music group. The city of Waterford with its famous Crystal factory is only half an hour away. Waterford is Ireland's oldest city and the Viking Triangle brings 1000 years of history to life in a 1000 steps.
West Waterford Festival of Food takes place every year in April in nearby Dungarvan showcases local food, cookery demonstrations, tastings. Nell's Farm House participates in demonstrating the art of butter making. Heritage Week takes place in late August and Nell's Farm House won the 'Most Interactive Event in 2014 for it's reenactment of a Traditional Irish Wake.
The Comeragh Wild Festival held in late September hosts a story telling, traditional music in Nell's Farm House.
Waterford hosts many festivals throughout the year with something to suit everyone from the walking, arts, sports, food,
Other Activities Nearby: shooting/archery
Golf: Carrick on Suir Carrick-on-Suir Golf Club - .
18-hole golf course situated on the hills overlooking the town
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Dungarvan Golf Club is located at Knocknagranagh, 4Km outside the town of Dungarvan, Co. Waterford.
Nell's Farm House has negotiated a special rate with Oceanics Surf School Tramore for our guests.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Jul 1 - Aug 31
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||€50|
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (EUR) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.