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Rosemount Coach House

Ballycarney near Enniscorthy, County Wexford (Ref. 24731)

4.9

Outstanding

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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34 Customer Reviews

  • "Beautiful house we had everything we needed great location and perfect hosts will definitely be going again."

    Reviewed by ElizabethJul 2022

  • "We got a warm welcome from Caroline with fresh scones and eggs."

    The cottage is very comfortable with all necessary items required. I would definitely come back. It is central to amenities in Wexford. Thank you

    Reviewed by MaryJun 2022

  • "A beautiful well appointed cottage."

    It is well situated in the central Wexford countryside. It is within the family farm and is adjacent to the main road, however the thickness of the cottage walls prevented any traffic noise. The owners made us very welcome and were most helpful in introducing us to the area and the local people. I would highly recommend it.

    Reviewed by KarenJun 2022

  • "Lovely cosy cottage with everything we needed the owners were really lovely and friendly."

    Reviewed by LindaMay 2022

  • "Lovely cottage."

    Immaculate condition.Close to facilities and plenty of nice walks.Never troubled by the owner but always there to help if needed.Would110% stay again.Not to mention the Scones cream and jam waiting when we arrived.

    Reviewed by SusanMay 2022

  • "The cottage is amazing - probably better equipped than my kitchen at home!"

    Caroline and Trevor could not have done more to make our stay any more enjoyable than it was. From the scones and jam laid our for our arrival, to the ample supply of things for the fire - there was absolutely nothing that we lacked. The cottage is extremely well equipped, very warm and cosy. We had a wonderful week there and hope to return soon.

    Reviewed by RichardMar 2022

  • "Beautiful, spotlessly clean cottage."

    Lovely warm welcome with a roaring fire and freshly baked scones. Caroline and family can’t do more to help you have the perfect holiday. Will definitely be returning very soon. Thanks again Caroline.

    Reviewed by RuthFeb 2022

  • "All the little thoughtful extras mean so much."

    Beautiful, comfortable, warm home and welcome for us. Fire lit and home baked scones and jam waiting.. Caroline is a great host. Perfect location for seeing Wexford. Everything has been considered to make it feel like home from home

    Reviewed by FionaFeb 2022

  • "Shared a lovely week in Rosemount with a friend back in January and we could not have been any happier with the property."

    The place is super cosy but still with almost every convenience we could think of and the kitchen was a delight to cook in. The friendly proprietor, Caroline, was the perfect host in that she was very easy to contact when needed but left us with complete privacy the rest of the time; and arriving late on our first night to find homemade scones on the table and a lit stove was just a lovely touch! We had a special time at Rosemount and it's a place I would highly recommend staying at.

    Reviewed by BrendanJan 2022

  • "Amazing property with amazing hosts."

    We will be back in 2022

    Reviewed by AdamNov 2021

  • "This is a lovely property with friendly welcoming hosts."

    A real home from home.

    Reviewed by FrancesOct 2021

  • "The cottage is just beautiful."

    Comfortable n Cosy. We were made so welcome and felt so relaxed. As frontline workers in UK this is the first holiday for 18 months. It was perfect. Thank you so much.

    Reviewed by TrishSep 2021

  • "The property was not up-to the usual high standards."

    We never saw owner eve though they said they’d pop Saturday night or Sunday. Upon opening door we were met with large amount of blue bottles and flies, we eventually found fly spray and my husband then spent an hour cleaning them up and the dirt etc o;top of kitchen units was disgusting, he removed 4 old Christmas cards. There were dead flies in main bedroom wardrobe. The settees had large rips in them which was covered in blankets and even the edges separated the wooden floors and tiles was lifted in areas. The heating was not as expected as even when husband put it on to dry clothing the radiator were only slightly warm. The scones that had been left was nice touch tho,

    I'm very sorry to hear this, I did try to drop in to say hi a few times but unfortunately you were out and about each time. It is a pity I didn't see you as I would have apologised and explained about the couch. The damage on the couch happened after one particular week of very hot weather, the sun shining in through the velux window seemed to have caused the leather to lift off. We ordered a new couch straight away, but were waiting on it to come into stock. New couch is now installed. In regard to the heating, it was set on the summer setting. We change it over to a lower setting during the summer as the house it very well insulated and can get too hot with any heating in the summer. But would have had no issue switching it over to the higher setting. In regard to your mention of blue bottles and sticky surface, the house is thoroughly cleaned after each stay and during changeover on the day of your arrival I don't have any recollection of a vast amount of flies. But I do apologize if you found otherwise. Property Owner

    Reviewed by SharonAug 2021

  • "Rose mount coach house is a beautiful hidden gem in the Wexford countryside."

    So comfortable especially the master bedroom and the kitchen had everything provided. We had a wonderful stay and could not fault anything.

    Reviewed by AileenJul 2021

  • "It's a beautiful homely Cottage."

    Has every comfort . Located well for visiting local towns n history. Perfect if u need to just stay home ,light fire n read a book r have a chat n laughs with family r friends especially if it's a rainy day .Enjoyed every minuate with my friends.

    Reviewed by DeniseOct 2020

  • "Had a wonderful holiday house so good lovely area lovely person Caroline so ..."

    Had a wonderful holiday house so good lovely area lovely person Caroline so helpful left us tea and scones to start our holiday would certainly go back again

    Reviewed by WinifredSep 2020

  • "The area is very central with a great road network."

    There was plenty to see and do and a plus to come back in the evening to such a cosy comfortable cottage.

    Reviewed by SharonSep 2020

  • "Great house with everything you could need."

    Loved the log burner and cosy feel. Owners were so kind and friendly and we had such a great week exploring the area.

    Reviewed by SMar 2019

  • "Everything about this property was stellar."

    Caroline's attention on every level was first class.

    Reviewed by DianaFeb 2019

  • "Stayed here before the Coach House is great handy for getting around and we had a wonderful welcome it is a real home from home will most definately go back highly recommended."

    Reviewed by PatJan 2019

  • "The best holiday cottage we have ever stayed in - absolutely lovely"

    Reviewed by JanetDec 2018

  • "The cottage was beautiful."

    Really comfortable and welcoming. Home made scones when we arrived we're very welcome after our drive from the airport. Love the location it was just far enough out to appreciate the countryside but close enough to a main road and a small town to not feel isolated. The owner was lovely and really helpful. I would recommend this cottage to anyone and would definitely stay there again if the opportunity arose.

    Reviewed by SarahOct 2018

  • "Lovely, homely, well equipped cottage."

    Great base for exploring the Irish south east - beautiful houses and gardens, fabulous beaches. Owners wer super helpful and friendly.

    Reviewed by SarahAug 2018

  • "The cottage is beautiful, with a lovely area to sit outside and have breakfast or coffee ."

    A car is a necessity to get around. The owners are great, very friendly and will help you in any way possible.

    Reviewed by ConorJul 2018

  • "Great place would go again and use Sykes cottages again good service from start to finish good job"

    Reviewed by NigelJun 2018

  • "What a fabulous cottage; extremely cosy and well equipped."

    We thoroughly enjoyed our 1 week stay here at Easter. Owners also very friendly and accommodating. We would definitely stay here again if we revisit the South East of Ireland any time in the future! Templar Family, West Sussex

    Reviewed by SusanMar 2018

  • "We very much enjoyed a wonderful stay at Rosemount Coach House."

    It was perfect for our family needs and Rosie our dog! Very cosy accommodation with great multi-fuel burner. Caroline was so kind and thoughtful in her welcome with delicious mince pies and other goodies. Many homely comforts, well equipped and beautiful Christmas tree and decorations. Thank you very much indeed for everything to make our Christmas so special. We certainly hope to return.

    Reviewed by MandyDec 2017

  • "The cottage is beautiful and the owners Trevor and Caroline make it special."

    They have the right level of hospitality. Welcoming without being intrusive and there for you if you have any queries.

    Reviewed by GlendaSep 2017

  • "A stunning cottage in a glorious location."

    I cannot recommend the cottage enough. The perfect home away from home from which to explore County Wexford. Everything about the cottage was perfect and cosy. The scones on arrival were the cherry on the cake. If I visit this area of Ireland again I will only stay in this cottage, nothing else could compare.

    Reviewed by MaureenAug 2017

  • "Our best holiday ever in the Republic of Ireland."

    This is a great base for touring the south east of Ireland. We Visited gardens, museums, folk parks, a reptile zoo, Dublin zoo, Kildare village and the national stud. Everything is within an hour or so drive. Amazing beaches only half an hour down the road. The cottage is well equipped, and in a nice quiet location

    Reviewed by MarkJul 2017

  • "Lovely little cottage, very quiet but handy to good roads to get about in the car, situated in a very unspoilt part of Ireland which is a bonus as well."

    Reviewed by HenryApr 2017

  • "Rosemount Coach House was a wonderful setting for the stay in Southern Ireland."

    You will need a car, but there is off road parking in a safe area. The family are onsite for any issues that arise and the lovely cakes and house tour at the start were a nice touch. It is a working farm, but to be honest it was very light farm traffic. Doris the donkey is on hand and likes a bit of fuss over the gate nearby the house. There is a pub down the road which has a lovely reasonable menu and welcoming vibe, even though the walk is a few hundred meters on a grass verge along side a fairly busy road. Overall the cottage was lovely, spacious enough to live and cosy enough to feel like a home. A log fire is on hand for winter nights, but there is oil heating as well if needed. Tescos is about 15 minute drive in Gorey and is a good size. It is about an hour and half from Dublin. Would suggest to use the Carrickmines Park and Ride tram if going for a day out, takes the stress away from driving in central Dublin! Roads are quiet in the South. We had a Ford Focus which was a good size for the roads. Enjoy!

    Reviewed by RobertApr 2017

  • "This was a most pleasant stay - neat, clean and comfortable."

    The owners went the extra mile to make our stay memorable, which started with a welcoming basket of fresh farm eggs, homebaked scones and tea. Wooden logs and household coal was offered to us for the solid fuel stove burner, but I had my own supply which was purchased for my stay at the previous cottage. Not wanting a repeat of my previous bad experience regarding the use of the oil fired central heating, I enquired about the usage and costs thereof, which surprised the owner as this is part of the accommodation package. I have only praise and admiration for the owners of this family run business.

    Reviewed by PierangeloOct 2016

  • "Great hospitality!"

    It was a beautiful cottage in a very central location. Wonderful base for exploring the south east

    Reviewed by JudithAug 2016

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Summary

  • All ground floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with multi-fuel stove
  • Utility.
  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Free-to-air channels, WiFi, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Patio with furniture and BBQ
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 4 miles, pub and restaurant 3 mins walk
  • Note: One step up from kitchen to double bedroom
  • Note: Property next to an N road.

The property

Enniscorthy 6 miles.

This delightful semi-detached cottage sits next to the welcoming owner's home, close to the River Slaney, in an area called Ballycarney, 6 miles from Enniscorthy in County Wexford.

This Wexford cottage was once a former coach house, and retains much of its original charm.

It has been thoughtfully furnished to offer an ideal base for a small family or a romantic getaway.

Set entirely over the ground floor, this beautiful Ballycarney cottage has two comfortable bedrooms, a shower room, and a spacious, open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.

With a contemporary design, this cottage offers a little luxury with a warming multi-fuel stove, quality furnishings, and large windows that allow the sun to flood in.

Outside this Ballycarney cottage, guests can light the barbecue or simply relax in the bright, patio garden, which is set in a shared courtyard, enclosed by a pretty, picket fence.

This Ballycarney cottage sits within walking distance of the banks of the River Slaney, where guests can take a leisurely stroll in the sunshine, or try their hand at fishing on these famed waters.

Enniscorthy, with its rich history and great selection of shops, pubs and restaurants is only six miles away, and within half an hour's drive is the lovely Wexford coastline, in particular the pretty, popular seaside resort of Courtown which offers a fantastic day out.

Also only 10 miles away are the famous Blackstairs Mountains, which offer fantastic hill walking opportunities, and 5 miles away is the delightful rural town of Bunclody, where you will find a fabulous scenic golf course.

This lovely cottage near Enniscorthy offers stylish accommodation, and is a superb base for touring the South East of Ireland.

About the location

ENNISCORTHY, COUNTY WEXFORD

Wexford 14 miles; Waterford 34 miles.

Enniscorthy is the second-largest town in County Wexford and has a history dating back over 1500 years. It is situated at the tidal extreme of the River Slaney, approximately 14 miles to the north of Wexford. The town has a hilly feel and boasts a splendid Norman castle, which is home to the Wexford County Museum containing items of local and agricultural interest. There is a further interactive museum in the town dedicated to telling the story of the famous 1798 rising. Nowadays the town has a wealth of facilities available to visitors including a swimming pool, leisure centre, golf, tennis, a fantastic mixture of shops, pubs and restaurants, and a farmers' market, which is held every Saturday. Enniscorthy makes for a fantastic touring base being close to beautiful mountains and long stretches of coastline just waiting to be explored. A fantastic place to discover at any time of the year!

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
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