Carrigeen Cottage

Johnswell near Kilkenny, County Kilkenny (Ref. 912215)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Kilkenny 5 miles.

This welcoming, detached cottage is located in rolling green fields and rich countryside in the village of Johnswell near the city of Kilkenny.

This cottage near Kilkenny has been sympathetically renovated and stylishly decorated to offer both charming and contemporary accommodation for couples looking for a peaceful break together, or for small families wishing to explore this wonderful region of Ireland.

This Kilkenny cottage boasts two immaculate bedrooms where you can sleep soundly, only to be awoken by birds singing outside your window or the resident donkeys enjoying a back scratch on the fence!

The spacious kitchen is bright and airy and comes well equipped for all your needs, and should a chilly evening air appear, then the woodburner is certain to soothe away any shivers!

After a busy day of sightseeing, everyone will love to return to this Kilkenny cottage and relax in the inviting sitting room.

As you step outside the front of this cottage near Kilkenny, you will find a traditional courtyard opening onto a lawned area where you can sit with your morning coffee before beginning the day’s activities.

The small village of Johnswell is home to a local pub and is only a short distance from the vibrant city of Kilkenny, one of the most popular destinations in the south-easterly region of Ireland.

Kilkenny is famed for its culture, tradition and arts and is home to many exciting festivals throughout the year.

Spend an afternoon wandering the medieval cobbled streets and absorbing the old world charm of this lively city.

Popular attractions nearby include Jerpoint Abbey, Mount Juliet Golf Course, Kilkenny Castle and Woodstock Estate Gardens.

Whatever you’re wishing for, you’ll be nothing short of satisfied with this Kilkenny cottage.

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All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area and woodburner. Utility. Sitting room with single sofa bed.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent Apr - Sep inclusive, €20 supplement payable directly to owner Oct - Mar inclusive
  • Starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Front lawned garden with courtyard and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Pub 1 mile, shop 6 miles
  • Note: There are open farm sheds located outside, children to be supervised.

About the location


The lively city of Kilkenny is the county town of County Kilkenny and is a centre for arts, crafts and design, boasting good shopping and a vibrant nightlife with many pubs, bars and restaurants. The city hosts several annual festivals, including the Kilkenny Rhythm 'n Roots in May, the Cat Laughs Comedy Festival in June, the Internationally-renowned Kilkenny Arts Festival in July, the Kilkenny Celtic Festival in September and the Savour food festival in October. Visit the impressive, 12th century Kilkenny Castle, or Dunmore Cave, which consists of a series of chambers formed over millions of years, or the St. Francis Abbey Brewery, the oldest brewery in Ireland! County Tipperary is within easy reach, where you can visit the famous Rock of Cashel, the heritage town of Cahir and the lively town of Clonmel, the home of Magners cider.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas