Callan Thatched Cottage

Callan near Kilkenny, County Kilkenny (Ref. 23788)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This quaint detached cottage sits next to the owner's home just 1.5 miles from Callan, County Kilkenny. Sitting in a peaceful location and offering traditional cottage features, this romantic cottage in Callan is perfect for a couple or group of friends wanting a relaxing break away in the pretty county of Kilkenny. The well-equipped kitchen has a real homely atmosphere and is perfect for enjoying intimate meals of an evening with a bottle of wine and afterwards, you can snuggle up on the comfy sofa in the sitting room and spend cosy nights in. To the outside of your lovely Kilkenny cottage, you have a well-presented courtyard with furniture and BBQ where you can make the most of sunny days and dine alfresco or just take in the peaceful surroundings. The small market town of Callan offers a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants. You can take a stroll around Callan Moat or visit Callan Augustinian Friary, the ruins of a church built in the 15th century. The nearby county town of Kilkenny has plenty on offer, from a large range of shops, pubs, bars and restaurants to choose from, you'll be spoilt for choice. Activities in Kilkenny include the Castlecomer Discovery Park, city tours, the Reptile Village Zoo and a range of watersports; there is something for everyone in Kilkenny. Also, easily accessible is the small scenic village of Inistioge, situated on the River Nore. A lovely Kilkenny cottage where there is something for everyone to enjoy!



Ground floor

  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin & WC

First floor

  • One single bedroom


  • Oil central heating with electric fire & convector heater
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge (no ice box)
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine & tumble dryer in external utility
  • Radio
  • WiFi
  • Selection of books & games
  • Fuel & power included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Travel cot & highchair
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Front courtyard with furniture & BBQ
  • External utility
  • Shop & pub 1.5 miles


  • Owner has cats & dogs which may roam in property grounds
  • No TV

About the location


Driving times:

  • Waterford Airport - 36 miles; 55 mins
  • Rosslare ferry - 64 miles; 1 hr 30 mins


  • Nearest shop; 1.5 miles
  • Nearest pub; 1.5 miles
  • Nearest town; Kilkenny, 12 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Kilkenny Castle - Explore the castle and enjoy a reinactment show in the grounds
  • Woodstock Estate Gardens - Large gardens showcasing some of the region's beauty

Day trip:

  • Kilmuckridge & Morriscastle beaches - Lengths of sandy beaches and secluded coves
  • John F Kennedy Arboretum - Impressive arboretum dedicated to memory of JFK
  • Dunbrody famine ship - Fascinating authentic recreation of 1849 famine ship