Self Catering

Self Catering, Glamping & Camping Accommodation in Kilkenny

Guide to Alternative Accommodation

Hospitality - a warm welcome awaits in Kilkenny

Self Catering Stays in Kilkenny

Self Catering, Glamping & Camping Accommodation in Kilkenny

Guide to Alternative Accommodation

Hospitality - a warm welcome awaits in Kilkenny

Self Catering Stays in Kilkenny

Self Catering, Glamping & Camping Accommodation in Kilkenny

Guide to Alternative Accommodation

Hospitality - a warm welcome awaits in Kilkenny

Self Catering Stays in Kilkenny

The Gables & Longbowe Holiday Homes

The Gables & Longbowe Holiday

Archersgrove, Bennettsbridge Road, Kilkenny, Ireland R95 E8P6

Tel: 00353 868286863

The Gables & Longbowe self-catering accommodation is a spacious cosy 18th-century fishing lodge restored by the owner Kevin in 1989, dates back to the original Archersgrove house.

On arrival, you will be personally greeted with a warm Irish welcome by your hosts, Kevin and Joan, who will show you to your cottage where a complimentary "Welcome Pack" of home baking awaits you.

You like find a peaceful haven at the Gables!  Wake in the morning to the sound of birds singing outside in the horse chestnut tree and gaze out at the ponies grazing in the fields. After a day exploring Kilkenny take a walk down to the river to catch fresh fish for your supper in the River Nore which flows through the farm or visit a local Irish pub and listen to some traditional music.

The Gables & Longbowe is the perfect location to experience all aspects of Kilkenny Tourism explore the Sunny South East.

Beechview Apartments Kilkenny

Beachview Apartments Kilkenny

Beechview Apartments provide luxurious and spacious self-catering accommodation and comfort to guests visiting Kilkenny City. They are ideal for family getaways. Opened since 2006, their aim at this self-catering accommodation complex in Kilkenny has always been to provide comfortable short term and long term accommodation to visitors to this wonderful medieval city. Located exactly a mile from Kilkenny City they are within easy reach of amenities including main shopping areas, entertainment and tourist attractions such as Kilkenny Castle, Medieval Mile Museum and many more. This makes Beechview Apartments the ideal base for touring the entire South East of Ireland.

The Folly Guest House

The Folly Guest House Kilkenny

The Folly Guest House, Outrath, Kilkenny, Ireland, R95 RYC8

Tel: 083 843 3811

The Folly Guest House is a hidden gem in the heart of Ireland's ancient east. Located just a 4 minute drive and only 3kms outside of Kilkenny city centre it is the perfect location for groups visiting Kilkenny.

The house sleeps up to 25 people and has a fully equipped kitchen, large siting room, function room available if required, BBQ Area, Tennis Court and Gardens. There are three accommodation options available: 

• 4 bedroom sleeps 16 -kitchen, sitting room
• 3 bedrooom sleeps 9, all single beds - no kitchen
• Studio apartment - Sleeps 2- extra pull out bed available

Run by Tom and Mary Nolan, who are the perfect hosts to let you experience a true Kilkenny welcome and what Ireland's Ancient East has to offer. If its hidden treasures such as Jerpoint Park, the famous medieval Kilkenny Castle or even the best of Kilkenny Hurling there is nowhere they haven't experienced. 

Enjoy a holiday in Kilkenny with family and friends and stay in this stunning spacious guest house​ which is only 1 hour 15 mins from Dublin, 40 minutes from Waterford and 40 mins drive from the Rock of Cashel. 

Blanchville House Kilkenny

Blanchville House Kilkenny

Dunbell, Maddoxtown, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland, R95 D9NK

Tel: +353 (0) 5 6772 7197

Built in 1800, Blanchville House has been lovingly restored by Tim and Monica Phelan and offers guests elegant Country House and Self Catering Accommodation in a charming setting.

The delightful Victorian coachyard in grounds of renovated Blanchville Country House is just 10 minutes from Kilkenny City. Two of Blanchville's self-catering holiday homes (Coach House 1 & 2), sleep 5/6 guests and the third (Gardener's Cottage) sleeps 3/4 guests. It is also possible to Rent the whole of Blanchville House and/or the Coach Yard exclusively, providing accommodation for family groups, groups of friends, etc. Finished and furnished to a very high standard. Blanchville has six beautifully appointed and spacious guest bedrooms, each with it’s own individual character and private bathroom. The emphasis is on providing Guests with comfort and relaxation, with large period style beds, crisp bedlinen and restful colours. It is an ideal tour base - golf, fishing, horse riding all within 15 minutes drive.

Kilkenny and the surrounding region offers guests a wealth of activities and interesting places to visit. With easy driving access to Ferry Terminals and Airports Blanchville offers the perfect choice of Self Catering Accommodation in the Kilkenny region and the south-east of Ireland. 

Croan Cottages Kilkenny

Croan Cottages Self Catering Kilkenny

Set on the ground of an eighteenth century Irish Manor House, Croan Cottages are 5 recently built, traditional style cottages offering self catering accommodation in Kilkenny. These are available to to guests for full week, weekend or midweek breaks throughout the year. Croan Cottages are fully furnished to an exceptionally high standard and include three bedroom and two bedroom spacious detached holiday cottages. Each holiday home has an open fire, a private furnished patio and barbeque area. The cottages are set around a charming courtyard, surrounded by beautifully mature Lime trees, with a duck pond, boules court and games area close by. Visitors will appreciate the extreme comfort, relaxing nature and high end facilities Croan Cottages has to offer. Relax and enjoy splendid surroundings with Castle Morres demesne just next door, an impressive forest park of almost 2,000 acres, walled gardens and Orchards providing plenty of fresh produce for guests to enjoy during their stay. All of the cottages are designated as 'No Smoking'. Smoking is permittted outside. Pets are permitted to stay with their owners in some of the cottages.


Croan Cottages Courses

Each year a small number of residential courses are run at Croan Cottages in Kilkenny.

These courses include:
• Residential Cookery Courses
• Foraging Courses
• Smallholding Courses
• Butchery Courses
• Beekeeping Courses
• Fly Fishing Courses

As well as delivering some of the courses themselves, they invite very special tutors to deliver the courses. Guest tutors have included:

• Steven Lamb from River Cottage
• Gill Mellor, Group Head Chef of River Cottage
• Tim Maddams, Wild Food expert & Former Head Chef at River Cottage
• John Wright, Natural History expert and River Cottage’s mushroom expert.

To find out more about Croan Cottage Courses Click Here

Killure Lodge Kilkenny


Welcome to the charmingly charismatic Killure Lodge, a four star, Fáilte Ireland approved self-catering holiday home, set in the rich countryside of Kilkenny. The unique farmhouse, made of Limestone is located in the heart of Ireland's "Sunny South East" and boasts rural beauty, country seclusion and ancient land. The family home and cottages cater for small groups looking to escape the busy city life for some fresh air and an active, exciting holiday. The lodge is fully self-contained with complete facilities, offering you comfort in a home away from home setting.

Mount Coggill Self-Catering

Griffenstown, Skeoughvosteen, Co. Kilkenny

Tel: 087 1314994

Mount Coggill country house and Studio Apartment is built within the ruins of a traditional farmhouse on the Kilkenny, Carlow boarders in South East Ireland. The house was remodelled in 2000 using green oak. This Kilkenny self catering accommodation consists of a spacious house and will sleep 8 comfortably. The Studio Apartment will sleep 4. It is sitting on top of a hill over 400 feet above sea level. The panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the Kilkenny plain are breath taking sight for guests staying in this Kilkenny self catering accommodation. It is set in 30 acres of farm land and forest – the garden is semi-wild with grassed areas. It is a very unusual house set in splendid isolation down a rough country boreen (small lane) which leads only to this house.

Please note: The house is not safe for children under 8 and the Apartment is not suitable for children under 6.