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Enchanting Mill Cottage

18 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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Welcome to the other Kells, in the county of Kilkenny; our thatched cottage is located opposite the King's river in the quaint village of Kells, Co. Kilkenny. This lovingly restored thatch-roofed Mill Cottage is nestled in an area of great natural beauty and unique archaeological heritage. Originally built in the late 18th century by a local entrepreneurial family, the Mill Cottage was the Mullins family ancestral home. Today the charming thatched cottage has been sympathetically refurbished and restored to recreate old world charm, with a modern twist. The house is surrounded by lovely gardens nurtured by the previous and present owners and resulting in a peaceful and visually stunning landscape. Kells is a beautiful rural Irish village surrounded by rolling fields leading down to the ...Welcome to the other Kells, in the county of Kilkenny; our thatched cottage is located opposite the King's river in the quaint village of Kells, Co. Kilkenny. This lovingly restored thatch-roofed Mill Cottage is nestled in an area of great natural beauty and unique archaeological heritage. Originally built in the late 18th century by a local entrepreneurial family, the Mill Cottage was the Mullins family ancestral home. Today the charming thatched cottage has been sympathetically refurbished and restored to recreate old world charm, with a modern twist. The house is surrounded by lovely gardens nurtured by the previous and present owners and resulting in a peaceful and visually stunning landscape. Kells is a beautiful rural Irish village surrounded by rolling fields leading down to the lively Kings River. With numerous historic buildings, the music and craic in local pubs, as well as local shops and other amenities, Kells is a pleasant place to take a break and relax as well as visiting nearby places of interest, such as Kilkenny, Thomastown, Graiguenamanagh and Inistioge. Walking in and around Kells village is peaceful and full of discoveries. A 12th century Augustinian Priory adjacent to the Mill Cottage is one the most magnificent medieval monuments in Ireland. Kilree, an old religious site with an impressive round tower, high cross and ancient church, is a pleasant 1.5km walk from the village center. There are also a number of activity trails throughout the county and can be found by searching local websites. More
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Jadzia K
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2013
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

From the picturesque cottage to the stunning garden, lovely owners Jadzia & Dave and friendly pussy cat & chooks , we shall never forget such a lovely time ! The weather was beautiful, bees were in abundance with all the flowers blooming. Each morning whilst...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank daisychain582016
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Me and the frenchie plus a rather large turkey (dead I may add) arrived to this - oh so enchanting homely thatched cottage at the end of December for 4 days. Hosts were so wonderful, brining the turkey for us and trying to source a...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank margonyzheng
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Our stay at the cottage was one of the highlights of our two week trip to Ireland. The setting; perfect. The host Dave; wonderful. I would recommend to anyone stay here for the memories you are looking for

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank Jeff V
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The thatched cottage was just lovely - surrounded by flowers. My hosts were very kind. I recommend it as a very unique place to stay.

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank jennyjb2016
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I can't say enough wonderful things about our stay at this cottage! We loved it and only regret not staying longer! We were contacted before arrival with cottage information and directions. Upon arrival we were greeted by Dave. We had a parking space for our...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank Jessica K
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Kells is a beautiful rural Irish village surrounded by rolling fields leading down to the lively Kings River. With numerous historic buildings, the music and craic in local pubs, as well as local shops and other amenities, Kells is a pleasant place to take a break and relax as well as visiting nearby places of interest, such as Kilkenny, Thomastown, Graiguenamanagh and Inistioge. Walking in and around Kells village is peaceful and full of discoveries. A 12th century Augustinian Priory adjacent to the Mill Cottage is one the most magnificent medieval monuments in Ireland. Kilree, an old religious site with an impressive round tower, high cross and ancient church, is a pleasant 1.5km walk from the village center. There are also a number of activity trails throughout the county and can be found by searching local websites.
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