Glen Alto

Inistioge, County Kilkenny (Ref. 30503)

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sky TV
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Inistioge 2 miles.

Situated down a private country lane, neighbouring the owner’s own dwelling, is this stunning detached house set in a beautiful, leafy spot, near the picturesque village of Inistioge, County Kilkenny.

This superb farmhouse-style holiday cottage near Inistioge has been tastefully renovated and retains all the charm and character of its original build.

With an elegant décor and quality furnishings throughout, as well as a woodburner and an open fire, this Inistioge cottage offers a delightful place to spend time with your loved ones during your Irish getaway.

This cottage near Inistioge boasts four beautiful bedrooms, including an en-suite master room.

The main bathroom features an inviting freestanding bath for added luxury, whilst the kitchen is bright and wonderfully equipped, showcasing a lovely AGA range cooker.

Cradled in glorious woodland, this Inistioge cottage boasts a wonderful decked area to the front where you can enjoy alfresco lunches or relaxing evenings with your nearest and dearest and a bottle of wine.

The scenic village of Inistioge rests on the banks of the River Nore, amongst glorious countryside, making this region a walker’s and fisherman's paradise.

This charming village is centred around a small square and boasts a lovely selection of pubs and eateries as well as a local shop, and the popular Woodstock Estate, where visitors can explore the exquisite gardens including a vast selection of plants and flowers and a long Monkey Puzzle Avenue.

Further afield, why not stroll around the 12th century Jerpoint Abbey, partake in a round of golf at the Mount Juliet Course, or fish for free on the River Barrow?

Other attractions nearby include impressive Kilkenny Castle and the Nore River Valley walking trail.

The counties of Waterford and Wexford are also within easy reach if you wish to spend a day exploring the coast.

Come and discover this stunning region from this wonderful Kilkenny cottage.


Four bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC), 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with freestanding bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room (seats 6) with sitting area (seats 4) and woodburner. Second sitting room (seats 4) with open fire.


  • Oil central heating with open fire and woodburner
  • Oil-fired AGA, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with full Sky, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and fuel for fires inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned garden to front and rear plus front decked area with furniture and BBQ
  • Storage for bikes
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Note: Stabling for horses available by arrangement with owner
  • Note: Day passes for fishing on the River Nore can be purchased in Inistioge village

About the location


New Ross 10 miles; Kilkenny 16 miles; Rosslare 40 miles.

The small, peaceful village of Inistioge nestles quietly beside the River Nore, approximately 16 miles south of Kilkenny, and 10 miles north of New Ross, and is flanked by beautiful rolling countryside, reputed to be some of the finest in the region. With a range of woodland and river walks to be enjoyed, and the excellent Woodstock Estate gardens which are open to visitors, you will be able to savour the natural beauty of this region in all its glory. The village itself is home to a number of pubs and eateries and is the perfect destination for those wishing to sample a slice of 'real' Ireland. For days out why not visit the Waterford and Wexford coastlines, only a short drive away, with sandy beaches, secluded coves and the magnificent Hook Head Lighthouse - the oldest in Europe? Alternatively, take a day trip to Waterford to admire the wonderful crystal, famous the world over! A fabulous destination and a great touring base!

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas