Kilbegnet Cottage

Kilbegnet near Gorey, County Wexford (Ref. 935176)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine

The property

This characterful, coastal single storey cottage is amongst the dunes between Gorey and Arklow in County Wexford, ideally situated within easy reach of Dublin. In a truly away from it all location with no boundaries around the property and views out across the sand, this cottage is a fantastic base for a relaxing holiday. It also provides an ideal starting point for families and friends looking to discover the east coast. This bungalow offers three comfortable bedrooms, guaranteed to offer a good night’s sleep before heading off on your adventures the following day. The kitchen is well-equipped with everything needed to provide evening meals or a picnic for the group. The dining area leads through to a cosy sitting room with an open fire where you can put your feet up and warm your toes after a day spent walking. Outside, the decked area is a stunning place to have a barbecue, relax on the sun loungers and make the most of the good weather with a few evening drinks. Gorey is nearby and offers a range of amenities including shops, pubs and restaurants if you fancy a night off from cooking. There is also some good fishing and golf available if you fancy practising your swing! Take advantage of Dublin being within easy reach and go for a day trip to enjoy the museums, city sights, food and drink. Kilbegnet Cottage is a wonderful cottage in a fantastic setting with everything you could as for within easy reach.



Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms
  • One triple bunk (double below, single on top)
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting room (seats 6) with dining area and open fire


  • Electric storage heaters with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Freeview and DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Decking with furniture and BBQ
  • Shop 2.2 miles, pub 1.5 miles
  • Beach 2 mins

About the location


Wexford 25 miles; Wicklow 26 miles; Dublin 59 miles.

Driving times:

  • Waterford Airport - 70.4 miles; 1 hr 46 mins
  • Rosslare ferry - 51.7 miles; 1 hr 18 mins


  • Nearest shop; 2.2 miles
  • Nearest pub; Castletown, 1.5 miles
  • Nearest town; Gorey, 6.2 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Dunbrody famine ship - Fascinating authentic recreation of 1849 famine ship
  • Courtown - Seaside town, holder of the record for the highest levels of sunshine in Ireland
  • Courtown Beach - Lovely, Blue Flag sandy beach next to the marina
  • Courtown Harbour - A beautiful, picturesque harbour with a record for the highest levels of sunshine in Ireland
  • Gorey - Lively town with golf and fishing on offer
  • Gorey Woods - Take a walk through these large and interesting woods
  • Kilmuckridge & Morriscastle beaches - Lengths of sandy beaches and secluded coves
  • Owenavarro River - Wander through the woods and sit by the river to enjoy a picnic
  • Wexford Bay - 20 miles of sandy, Blue Flag beaches backed by dunes & nature trails

Day trip:

  • Dublin - The capital of Ireland, lively Dublin is home to the Gravity Bar, Ireland's highest bar, and Guinness Storehouse
  • New Ross - Home of the Dunbrody famine ship.John F Kennedy Arboretum and JFK Ancestral Home
  • Rosslare - Cliff top village with panoramic views of Rosslare Bay
  • Saltee Islands - Two small islands lying off the coast of County Wexford
  • Walking - There are many great walks in this area including on the Wicklow Way, the Kyle Loop, the Ballycumber Loop and Mangans Loop
  • Waterford Crystal - A fascinating visitor centre, and a great opportunity to get yourself a souvenir
  • Wexford Coast - Great beaches for all the family
  • Wicklow Mountains National Park - National Park with bogs, mountains, flora and fauna