Rose Cottage

Ballyfad near Gorey, County Wexford (Ref. 11590)


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Croghan House Cottages

Gorey 10 miles. Set in a rural location on a livestock farm north of the town of Gorey in County Wexford are these two welcoming holiday cottages. Sleeping six people in total, these two Wexford cottages are ideal for couples and families. These two beautifully renovated Wexford cottages offer a unique opportunity to enjoy a holiday in scenic countryside whilst experiencing the fantastic farming heritage of Ireland at first hand. These two cottages in Wexford have been tastefully renovated to provide spacious accommodation with cosy woodburning stoves, en-suite facilities, comfortable king-size bedrooms and mountain views. Outside, these Wexford cottages have wonderful stone flagged patios where you can light the barbecue and enjoy alfresco dining on a summer’s evening, plus you have access to the owner’s well-stocked fishing lake. Just eight miles away is the town of Arklow where there are shops, pubs and farmers' markets as well as museums, castles, sea-fishing and sailing, whilst ten miles away is the popular town of Gorey. The nearby National Park is a walker's and cyclist's heaven and the Blue Flag sandy beach at Brittas Bay provides a fun day out. These two Wexford cottages are an ideal base for exploring Wexford and even Dublin at any time of year.

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The property

One of two holiday cottages on a working farm in County Wexford, this cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway. semi-detached and situated in a rural location, this Wexford cottage boasts a double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, all on a mezzanine floor. The ground floor accommodation at this fabulous Wexford cottage consists of a well equipped fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with a fantastic, double sided woodburner. Spend your evenings in front of the warming flames, or relax on the patio with a glass of wine, perfect for unwinding after a day spent exploring the local area. The towns of Gorey and Arklow are close by, as is the coast, or you can take a day trip to Dublin to experience city life, Irish style. A wonderful Wexford holiday cottage for a couple to discover the true essence of Ireland. Note: This cottage can be booked with ref 11589 to accommodate 6 people.



Ground floor

  • Fitted kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room with woodburner

First floor

  • One mezzanine king-size double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC


  • Oil central heating, woodburner in sitting area
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • TV with FreeSat
  • DVD
  • CD
  • WiFi
  • Fuel charged at €30, payable directly to owner, power by coin meter
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair on request
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • No smoking


  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Patio area with furniture & BBQ
  • Shop 1 mile
  • Pub 4 miles


  • The bedroom has a sloping ceiling.
  • This cottage can be booked with ref 11589 to accommodate 6 people

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


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

Driving times:

  • Dublin Airport - 69 miles; 1 hr 21 mins
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry - 47 miles; 1 hr 7 mins


  • Nearest shop; 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; 4 miles
  • Nearest town; Arklow, 8 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Gorey Woods - Take a walk through these large and interesting woods
  • Kilmuckridge & Morriscastle beaches - Lengths of sandy beaches and secluded coves
  • Courtown Harbour - A beautiful, picturesque harbour with a record for the highest levels of sunshine in Ireland

Day trip:

  • Dublin - Visit the capital city, home to the Guinness Storehouse
  • Rosslare - Cliff top harbour village
  • John F Kennedy Arboretum - Arboretum dedicated to the memory of JFK