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John's Dairy @ Boolakennedy

Boolakennedy near Cahir, County Tipperary (Ref. 1108289)

Hogans Irish Cottages rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No

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


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1 Customer Review(s)

  • David Anthony

    “Immaculate cottage, friendly and helpful host.”

    Peaceful surroundings.

    Peaceful surroundings.

    - David Anthony, August 2023


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Oil fired central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, coffee machine, iron and ironing board
  • Smart TV and channels, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove (wintertime only) inc. in rent
  • This does exclude the EV charging
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available on request
  • Ample off-road parking available
  • Side patio with picnic bench, barbecue
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 2.8 & 6.1 miles, Hotel, Bar, Restaurant & Swimming Pool 1 mile, village pubs 2.8 miles
  • Note: There is a washing machine and tumble dryer available in a communal laundry area
  • Note: Check-in 6pm, check-out 10am

The property

Cahir 6.5 miles.

Originally a dairy with an overhead loft for herdsmen it was used entirely as living quarters from the early 1900’s.

It has been refurbished to a very high standard giving this storey & half you comfort, warmth and relaxation.

The living area with exposed stone wall and wood burning stove is full of character along with a traditional style kitchen/dining area including solid wood kitchen units.

The stairs lead you to an open landing of which two bedrooms and toilet/shower room are situated.

This house can sleep a maximum of four people, complimented with quality furnishings throughout including anti-allergy bedding and offering you a perfect Irish countryside experience giving an ideal base to explore Ireland.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 1108290, together sleeps 10 guests.

Boolakennedy Boutique Farm Cottages

Boolakennedy Self Catering Boutique Farm Cottages Cahir, Tipperary, Ireland, offering a choice of two luxurious Faílte Ireland Approved homesteads for your perfect retreat. Boolakennedy is set in unique countryside at the foot of the Galtee mountains in the beautiful county of Tipperary that borders with Limerick, Cork and Waterford, these are in the province of Munster along with Kerry & Clare offering you a world of possibilities for your stay with us. Mary Kate’s farmhouse and John’s Dairy share over 200 years of Lonergan family history and rest together allowing them to be booked individually or simultaneously providing warm, comfortable and luxurious accommodation whilst keeping its traditional surroundings. Just 10mins drive from the town of Cahir is one of Irelands largest Castles built in 1142 on an Island in the river Suir, which has been host to multiple films such as Barry Lyndon, Excalibur, the Green Knight & the Last Duel just to mention a few, then take a stroll by the riverbank to the fabulous 19th century Swiss Cottage. Other places of interest locally are Mitchelstown Caves just a 10min drive from Boolakennedy, then Rock of Cashel, Lismore Castle & Gardens, then within 50mins drive you have the Titanic Experience plus Fota Island Wildlife Park in Cobh County Cork. If you want to venture a little further, why not visit Bunratty Castle & Folk Village then continue to the Cliffs of Moher in County Clare. If you feel like some water adventure why not try the Tipperary Suir Blueway kayaking and canoe trail or take a cycle on the Waterford Greenway in Dungarvan approximately 50mins from Boolakennedy.

About the location


Clonmel 11 miles; Tipperary 14 miles.

Cahir is one of County Tipperary’s designated heritage towns and is a popular base for tourists to discover this region of Ireland. It sits on the River Suir and is home to Cahir Castle which is a beautifully preserved defence castle and is open daily to the public. There is a small shopping precinct in the town as well as a range of pubs and restaurants. For the more active, Cahir has a leisure centre with tennis courts and a mountain biking track as well as a local golf course. Close to Cahir are the Galtee and the Knockmealdown Mountain ranges which offer a variety of walks for all abilities. A lovely area to visit, all year round.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas