Hillview House

Castlecomer near Kilkenny, County Kilkenny (Ref. 939249)

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  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

A truly splendid detached house nestled in the beautiful countryside of County Kilkenny, 4.5 miles from the town of Castlecomer. Spacious and thoughtfully-presented, this welcoming property is perfect for a family or group of friends in need of an Irish adventure. Furnished with both flexibility and convenience mind, there’s room for everyone in your party in the four comfortable bedrooms. Downstairs you’ll find a well-equipped kitchen, perfect for preparing a celebratory family meal, to be enjoyed in comfort in the splendid dining room, complete with an open fire for the chillier evenings. Also boasting a solid fuel stove is the cosy sitting room, an ideal space to enjoy a glass of wine as the fire crackles and your loved ones swap stories of the day’s adventures. Outside there is a spacious lawned garden, where the children can play, and a patio where you can sit and soak up the sunshine with a glass of something cool and a good book. Hop in the car and a take a short drive to Castlecomer, where you can equip yourself with all the essentials needed for a superb self-catering holiday, as well as practising your swing at the golf course. You can also pay a visit to Castlecomer Discovery Park, home to Ireland’s longest over-water zipline, not to mention a whole host of woodland walks, orienteering trails and watersports opportunities. A little further afield is the vibrant city of Kilkenny boasting an array of shops, pubs, restaurants, nightlife hotspots and a fabulous calendar of festivals. Visit the cathedral or the castle before taking a leisurely walk along the River Nore. There are also plenty of places for fishing and watersports enthusiasts nearby, as well as Woodstock Estate Gardens, with a delightful mix of both formal and informal gardens and a lovely tea rooms for some sweet treats. For a real adventure, why not take a day trip to Dublin, Waterford or even the Hook Head Peninsula? No matter what you decide to do, this lovely property will make a great base for a relaxing holiday to remember.



Ground Floor

  • Kitchen
  • Dining room (seats 6) with open fire
  • Sitting room (seats 7) with solid fuel stove
  • Basin & WC

First Floor

  • Two double bedrooms, one with en-suite bath, shower over, basin & WC.
  • One 4ft double bedroom
  • One single bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC


  • Oil central heating with open fire & solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Saorview
  • DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for fire & stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • No smoking


  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • External utility
  • Lawned garden with patio & furniture
  • Shop & pub 4.5 miles

About the location


Kilkenny 10 miles

Driving times:

  • Waterford Airport – 59 miles, 1hr 10 mins
  • Waterford ferry – 51 miles, 59 mins


  • Nearest shop; Castlecomer, 4.5 miles
  • Nearest pub; Castlecomer; 4.5 miles
  • Nearest town; Castlecomer; 4.5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Dunmore Cave - A limestone cave situated in Ballyfoyle, County Kilkenny
  • River Nore - Indulge in a spot of angling for a relaxing afternoon

Day trip:

  • Dublin - The capital of Ireland, lively Dublin is home to the Gravity Bar, Ireland's highest bar, and Guinness Storehouse
  • Waterford - Home of Waterford Crystal, and the Waterford Crystal Factory Visitor Centre