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44- Blackwater Valley

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2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
4 guests
7 nights minimum
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Self contained rear wing of fine country house in unique position, high on the banks of the beautiful wooded tidal Blackwater River with extensive views of the river, countryside and Knockmealdowns Mountains in the distance. Interesting walks through the woods and beside the river. Sea kayaks and canoe by arrangement with owner. Sandy beach 12 miles at Ardmore. Salmon and trout fishing. Equestrian centre nearby. Scenic area with historic relics. Four golf courses. Garden furniture. Precipitous cliffs may make it unsuitable for young children. Sympathetically restored and tastefully furnished with first floor entrance hall to sitting room with wood burning stove, spacious kitchen/dining room and stairs to ground floor and two bedrooms, one with a double with en suite shower and W.C and o...Self contained rear wing of fine country house in unique position, high on the banks of the beautiful wooded tidal Blackwater River with extensive views of the river, countryside and Knockmealdowns Mountains in the distance. Interesting walks through the woods and beside the river. Sea kayaks and canoe by arrangement with owner. Sandy beach 12 miles at Ardmore. Salmon and trout fishing. Equestrian centre nearby. Scenic area with historic relics. Four golf courses. Garden furniture. Precipitous cliffs may make it unsuitable for young children. Sympathetically restored and tastefully furnished with first floor entrance hall to sitting room with wood burning stove, spacious kitchen/dining room and stairs to ground floor and two bedrooms, one with a double with en suite shower and W.C and one with two singles and en suite bathroom with roll top bath, sep shower and W.C. and French windows to patio. OFCH. Duvets. TV/DVD. Washing machine/dryer. Dishwasher. Microwave. Fridge/freezer. High chair. Hairdryer. No smoking. Pets welcome (maximum 2). €70 breakages deposit. Included: Linen, Towels, WiFi. Additional extras may be charged depending on use or if required, these are: Electricity, Oil.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Shamrock Cottages (Property Manager Shamrock Cottages)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2010
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Reviewed 2 May 2019 via mobile

It was a pleasure from start to finish to stay here. Simple, stylish and a well equipped kitchen allowed us to cook and eat with a magnificent view. Gracious and informative hosts and the wealth of Waterford's nature at our doorstep or easily accessible. We...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Louise P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Foroige is the country's leading Youth Organisation and 1 of their programmes run for the youth club section is Be Healthy Be Happy. 2 days of workshop which focus on four areas of health and well-being including; physical health, social health, mental health and spiritual...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank QuinnFamily2
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Dromana House is the perfect place to stay if you want to escape hectic city life. Situated by the Blackwater, the house is stunning and the gardens a joy. We loved our time there and found the apartment we rented to be extremely spacious and...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank GraemeN94
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Situated on the Blackwater River near the small village of Cappoquin in West Waterford is Dromana House and Gardens. As one approaches over a bridge the Taj Mahal magically appears as a gate lodge to the Dromana Estate and one cannot help but imagine that...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank David P
Management response:Responded 1 August 2017

Thank you very much for your wonderful review and we are so glad you enjoyed your holiday. Hopefully we (Shamrock Cottages) can be of assistance again in the future.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Photos don't do Dromana house or the location justice!! Well equipped accommodation,tasteful & comfortable with a touch of class & history. Must do's are Lismore castle,Dungarvan,Ardmore,Youghal & Kilkenny. Great hospitality in Villierstown at An Crúiscín Lán for the customary pint (or two) of Guinness!! But...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank Cullenwheeler
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

We spent ten days at Dromana - both apartments give superb and atmospheric views over the River Blackwater as well as a backdrop of the Knockmealdown Mountains. Youghal - famous for it's link with Walter Raleigh is a short drive away - lovely friendly pub...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank Patsy2015
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Large appartement as shown on pictures - part of a nice old countryhouse with large gardens above the river Blackwater. Free broadband internet access. Real quiet and absolutely beautiful area. Fantastic views from all rooms. Next town is 5km away. The place is perfect for...More

Date of stay: January 2015
Thank solarstone
Reviewed 20 August 2013

The Dromana House was a dream honeymoon location! The accommodations were wonderful: clean, bright, and beautiful. The grounds were equally as wonderful and we enjoyed walking around, taking lots of photos, and smelling all the beautiful flowers (the chickens were cute too)! We felt extremely...More

Date of stay: April 2013
Thank ctaylor87
Reviewed 2 August 2012

Our apartment for 4 adults was nearly perfect. Kitchen, living room, and dining area upstairs with 2 lovely ensuite bedrooms down. All was very comfortable. The apartment is built onto the foundation of an old castle, now old manor home. The hosts are the 22nd...More

Date of stay: June 2012
2  Thank Jackiemhi
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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