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Dunleckney manor: A unique 10 bed Gothic manor with swimming pool and treehouse

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8 Bedrooms , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 15
Bagenalstown, County Carlow
Dunleckney Manor is a beautifully restored historic Tudor Gothic manor house set in nine acres of parkland and formal gardens near the River Barrow in County Carlow. The house is 1 hour south-west of Dublin and is well-located for exploring popular tourist attractions around Kilkenny and Carlow. It features a heated indoor swimming pool and huge treehouse in the grounds.

Please note, all double beds are either Queen or King size.
Listing #HL9018140
About the Owner
Richard S
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Interaction with guests
Due to the size of the property we will meet guests and give them a full tour and introduction to the house and grounds. We will normally be on-site for the first 24 hours to answer any questions (we will be in a seperate flat at the back of the property with its own entrance). We will be available via mobile phone to answer questions at any time during your stay. On some occasions we will be on-site the whole time - but will not intrude upon privacy of guests.
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017
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Dunleckney Manor is full of antiques and has great accommodation. It is furnished with historic antiques that are astonishing to view. The surrounding lawns have beautiful, lush gardens, and trees that you could wander in all day. We all still miss staying there and the host was very gracious and helpful.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017
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Driving up to the Manor was like a fairy tale. Truly, the moment all girls dream of....and this 42 year old girl was enchanted. The colors and smells, the gardens, statues, gazebos, tree house, the furniture....everything was gorgeous and perfect. I envision coming back to Dunleckney Manor with my entire family so I can share the lovely place that was...

Ray S
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017
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Dunleckney Manor exceeded our expectations! A group of 11 friends from Tennessee and Arkansas gathered to celebrate a big birthday. To say the setting of Dunleckney was first class is an understatement. There's no way our trip would have been as special without having this grand manor as our base. Even with our large group each of us could get...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (15)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(7)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Indoor Pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Use of fires and candles are limited due to age of chimneys and fire risks.
No parties or events without permission.
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    7 Fulls
    3 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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R 26 839
€1 839
R 53 692
€3 679
R 82 588
€5 659
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Dunleckney Manor is set in a quiet rural landscape near to the River Barrow in County Carlow. The area is good for fishing, kayaking and walking. It is close to the city of Kilkenny - well known internationally for its castle and festivals. Good quality pubs and restaurants are 5-25 minute drive away. A whiskey distillery is also 5 minutes drive away. For those interested in golf and horse racing, there are many world class venues within 45 minutes drive of the house. Bagenalstown, the local town, has two supermarkets, a pharmacy, many small shops, two ATMs and a petrol station. A full list of local attractions are available on request - and provided on booking.
Getting around
A car is recommended for seeing sites in the region.

There is a train station nearby in Bagenalstown (3.5km) - this line goes to Dublin city and south to Waterford, where you can get connections to Cork.

Minibuses are available to hire, locally.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Dublin Airport: 115.0 km
Railway: Bagenalstown station: 3.0 km
Ferry: Dublin Port: 121.0 km
It's best to rent a car if you're not coming in your own. The property is easily accessible from Dublin Airport and Dublin Port. Full details of where the property is and how to get there is provided on booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 68.0 km.
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