Tipperary Thatched Cottages
These four lovely thatched cottages are set amongst a group of 12 properties in the centre of the pretty village of Puckane in County Tipperary. All properties boast an open fire and two are detached, with the others being semi-detached. Also, one is a two-bed property, situated all on the ground floor, and the others are three-bed holiday homes, plus the actor Gene Kelly once stayed in these properties whilst holidaying in the area. The local pub and shop area is only a minute walk away and the vibrant town of Nenagh is just a ten minute drive for further shopping, where you can also visit Nenagh Castle. Puckane is situated close to Lough Derg where water enthusiasts and fans of fishing are spoilt for choice. Guests can enjoy taking a stroll along one of the many walking trails or enjoy a boat trip to absorb your pleasant surroundings from a different perspective. With excellent motorway links, the cultural city of Limerick is within easy driving distance and boasts King Johns Castle or the Hunt Museum. For further day trips the beautiful County Clare is not too far away, where you can visit the bustling town of Ennis or the spectacular Cliffs of Moher. With walking, cycling and horse riding also nearby, and a day trip to the coast of West Clare being a must, with its spectacular seascapes and unspoilt beaches, these cottages make for the perfect holiday base.
This welcoming detached cottage is set within the pretty County Tipperary village of Puckane, one of 12 on the village green, within driving distance of the town of Nenagh.
This charming cottage boasts character and original features, such as stone floors, along with modern conveniences.
Step inside this lovely cottage and you will find a kitchen and sitting room on the ground floor, a perfect place to prepare a home-cooked meal, after which you can light the fire and enjoy the warmth of it with your loved ones.
Up on the first floor is a twin bedroom, and the other two bedrooms are on the ground floor, offering flexible sleeping arrangements for any family or group of friends.
Before venturing out for the day, why not enjoy a morning coffee on the shared lawned garden, and there’s an off road parking space available.
The nearest shop and pub are conveniently located only a one minute walk away, and close by is the town of Nenagh, which has enhanced amenities and a castle.
Also worth visiting is Lough Derg, which is a haven for fisherman, and there’s excellent motorway links that will enable you to get to many towns and cities in the area.
Limerick city, Ennis and the stunning Cliffs of Moher are well worth exploring, making this a charming base for everyone in your party.
Note: This cottage can be booked with Refs. 915742, 916416 and 916653, together they sleep 22.
About the location
PUCKANE, COUNTY TIPPERARY
Nenagh 6 miles; Portumna 18 miles.
The village of Puckane lies on the banks of Lough Derg, the Republic of Ireland's second largest lake, 6 miles from the town of Nenagh, in County Tipperary. Puckane typifies rural Ireland, and a collection of 12 Puckane holiday cottages are located right in the centre of the village, around a village green. The village also offers a shop, tennis club and Kennedy's Pub, a traditional Irish pub. On the shores of Lough Derg, Puckane is ideal for fishing, sailing and watersports, while within easy reach are the towns of Nenagh, and Portumna. Visit Nenagh's old gaol and Heritage Centre, located in the gaol house, or Nenagh Castle, which dates back to 1216. A little further afield lies Portumna; home to the Portumna Castle and Gardens, it is a great day out for all the family, while Portumna Forest Park has great forest walks and fantastic routes for mountain biking and cycling. With lots to see and do, Puckane is a great base for touring the area.