Woodbine Cottage

Old Leighlin near Kilkenny, County Kilkenny (Ref. 938295)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/Sky TV Sky TV
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


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14 Customer Review(s)

  • Allister

    “Super clean and cozy cottage.”

    Excellent communication with owners who were very helpful. Peaceful location which suited us perfectly so a car is essential. Would love to return.

    Excellent communication with owners who were very helpful. Peaceful location which suited us perfectly so a car is essential. Would love to return.

    - Allister, April 2022

The property

Kilkenny 12 miles.

A detached cottage near the town of Old Leighlin and the city of Kilkenny in County Kilkenny, Ireland.

The large garden and spacious bedrooms are perfect for families wishing to explore this part of Ireland.

After a day exploring, you can relax in the comfortable sitting room in front of the traditional woodburning stove and enjoy an evening playing games or watching TV.

The well-equipped kitchen has everything you need to serve delicious meals at the breakfast bar or the dining table.

The ground floor is complete with a bathroom and a cosy, children's bedroom with a day bed with pull-out trundle bed.

The upstairs of this cottage is set with two charming bedrooms with ample storage and Velux windows allowing the natural light to come in, and a family bathroom.

To the back of the cottage is a delightful lawned garden with furniture and a BBQ where you can enjoy dinner outside whilst the children play.

Woodbine cottage is in a wonderful secluded location, twelve miles from the county city of Kilkenny, well-known for its arts and crafts, buzzing nightlife and variety of pubs and shops.

Walkers and cyclists will delight in exploring the Barrow Way, set alongside the River Barrow.

If you would like to explore further afield, Dublin is an hours drive away and offers many markets, galleries and museums to explore, and of course, The Guinness Factory.

A lovely cottage, Woodbine can be enjoyed throughout the year.


  • Three bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x ground floor day bed with pull-out trundle bed
  • Shower room shower, basin and WC
  • Ground floor bathroom with bath, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove.
  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Sky, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • 2 cots and 1 highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Lawn to front, lawn and gravel to rear with furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 2 mins walk.

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