Tipperary Thatched Cottages
These four lovely thatched cottages are set amongst a group of 12 properties in the centre of the pretty village of Puckane in County Tipperary. All properties boast an open fire and two are detached, with the others being semi-detached. Also, one is a two-bed property, situated all on the ground floor, and the others are three-bed holiday homes, plus the actor Gene Kelly once stayed in these properties whilst holidaying in the area. The local pub and shop area is only a minute walk away and the vibrant town of Nenagh is just a ten minute drive for further shopping, where you can also visit Nenagh Castle. Puckane is situated close to Lough Derg where water enthusiasts and fans of fishing are spoilt for choice. Guests can enjoy taking a stroll along one of the many walking trails or enjoy a boat trip to absorb your pleasant surroundings from a different perspective. With excellent motorway links, the cultural city of Limerick is within easy driving distance and boasts King Johns Castle or the Hunt Museum. For further day trips the beautiful County Clare is not too far away, where you can visit the bustling town of Ennis or the spectacular Cliffs of Moher. With walking, cycling and horse riding also nearby, and a day trip to the coast of West Clare being a must, with its spectacular seascapes and unspoilt beaches, these cottages make for the perfect holiday base.
This charming thatched detached cottage oozes character and has been decorated to provide cosy, comfortable accommodation in a traditional style with modern amenities.
Boasting original stone floors, this lovely cottage offers flexible sleeping arrangements with three bedrooms, including a double, a twin and an adult bunk bedroom.
The well-equipped kitchen and cosy living room with dining area mean this lovely cottage is the perfect place for you to enjoy delicious home-cooked meals together.
Afterwards, guests can relax in front of the traditional open fireplace, while the children play outside in the large shared lawn to the front.
A lovely cottage that will linger long in the memory.
Note: This cottage can be booked with Refs. 915742, 916416 and 916653, together they sleep 22.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor adult bunk. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room (seats 4) with dining area and open fire.
About the location
PUCKANE, COUNTY TIPPERARY
Nenagh 6 miles; Portumna 18 miles.
The village of Puckane lies on the banks of Lough Derg, the Republic of Ireland's second largest lake, 6 miles from the town of Nenagh, in County Tipperary. Puckane typifies rural Ireland, and a collection of 12 Puckane holiday cottages are located right in the centre of the village, around a village green. The village also offers a shop, tennis club and Kennedy's Pub, a traditional Irish pub. On the shores of Lough Derg, Puckane is ideal for fishing, sailing and watersports, while within easy reach are the towns of Nenagh, and Portumna. Visit Nenagh's old gaol and Heritage Centre, located in the gaol house, or Nenagh Castle, which dates back to 1216. A little further afield lies Portumna; home to the Portumna Castle and Gardens, it is a great day out for all the family, while Portumna Forest Park has great forest walks and fantastic routes for mountain biking and cycling. With lots to see and do, Puckane is a great base for touring the area.