In a rural position, this detached stone-built cottage is near the hamlet of Clough, four miles from Ballacolla in County Laois.
This charming cottage is in quiet surroundings and has been awarded the Fáilte Ireland Welcome Standard as it offers a romantic retreat for couples with its lovingly furnished traditional rooms.
You will find features such as an impressive fireplace and a half door which add to the character, sitting alongside the modern conveniences you have come to expect.
The open plan living area is kept warm and cosy by a solid fuel stove which makes enjoying meals in the dining area which have been prepared in the well-equipped kitchen even more special.
In the evenings you can then retire to the comfortable sitting area and discuss your plans for the days ahead.
For a little touch of luxury the double bedroom boasts a four poster bed to give you a peaceful nights rest.
On sunny days, why not take your breakfast outside to the suntrap gravel yard with furniture?
Ballacolla has all the amenities you will need during your stay including a shop and a pub.
It also has easy access to the motorway which will take you to Cork and Limerick which makes it a fantastic touring base with a number of attractions to keep you entertained.
There are walks and fishing available at Granstown Woods, golfing at Rathdowney and you can spend a relaxed day in Kilkenny visiting the castle and shops.
A little further afield are the delights of the Rock of Cashel and Cahir Castle.
From this cottage it is even possible to have a day trip to the capital city of Dublin where you can visit the many tourist attractions including Temple Bar, the Guinness Storehouse and Trinity College.
With so much on offer, this cottage is a delight at any time of year.