We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
“The Great Escape”
other travellers have booked this property

Review of Molassy Cottage

Molassy Cottage
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
Molassy Cottage
Kitchen Kitchen
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Enquiry
Excellent
77 reviews
Molassy Cottage
Kitchen
Kitchen
Bedroom
The Garden
Molassy Cottage
Rear Garden
Garden
Kilkenny Castle
St. Canices Church & Round Tower
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Kilkenny, County Kilkenny

Reviews from our community

Excellent - based on 77 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
English first
French first
Any
English first
JElliot32
New South Wales, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
1 671 reviews
188 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 768 helpful votes
“The Great Escape”
Reviewed 6 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We loved our couple of days at Molassy Cottage. It was so different from all the other (urban) locations we stayed in during our visit to Ireland and our first time in a thatched cottage. Just like the cottage itself, the bucolic setting was also much to our liking. And just as Breda said, the cows in the adjoining field were a lot of fun - curious, if not quite friendly.
The cottage is an easy drive from Kilkenny city and Waterford, and the village of Callan with its supermarket and pubs is just a couple of miles down the country lane.
Can't think of anything we didn't like. Looks like Breda had thought about just about everything. Even got our washing done (and dried).

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
gambles3
Templestowe
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Very comfortable , quiet, and in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 12 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Located out of the villiage which gave it a rural feel, and was very quiet. Only 5 mins drive to Callan, which has a supermarket. Very cosy without being tiny. Clean, tidy and well appointed. Would loved to have stayed longer.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Tour69820...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Could not ask for more”
Reviewed 16 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017
1
person found this review helpful

This Cottage is SO relaxing. It is at the end of a road and so peaceful. It is perfect for a couple alone, kids, dogs...honestly, can't say enough good things about it. VERY clean, just a perfect get away!

Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 November 2016 for a stay in June 2016
1
person found this review helpful

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness
Liked best: Very well appointed.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
CaiusR7
1 review
“Perfect thatched cottage”
Reviewed 8 November 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Staying at Molassy Cottage was a dream. It was beautiful and very well maintained. It has all the charm of a quaint cottage but with all the mod cons. Our family of four will always remember our visit to Kilkenny. Only regret was that we did not stay longer. Would love to go back for another visit.

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing