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Nells Farm House with mountains views and hot tub

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 m²
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom farmhouse to sleep 5/6

Nell's Farm House is ideal for a relaxing or an activity holiday. The house has all the character and style you would expect from a rustic farmhouse with some modern features such as a hot tub, central heating and WiFi. The property is particularly welcoming during the autumn/winter/spring with an open fire in the living room. All rooms are on the ground floor. Each bed is dressed with white linen and dressing gowns supplied. The ensuite bathroom has a walk in shower making it suitable for the less mobile. Enclosed garden to the front of the house with picnic table and chairs and a patio area at the rear with hot tub, patio table and chairs.

There is ample storage for bicycles. Imagine relaxing in the hot tub after completing a days cycling

Walking: Nell's House makes an ideal base for walkers...The Comeragh Mountains and the Nire Valley have many walks to suit all levels of ability. A booklet containing details of many local walks is supplied. There are facilities for drying outdoor clothes and boots. Autumn 2016 welcomes the official opening of the Waterford Greenway. The new 45 kilometre cycying and walking trail is built along the route of the old Waterford to Dungarvan railway track. At the moment some sections are not fully completed.

Rathgormack, the nearest village has one traditional pub, a hiking centre with a climbing wall. A children's playground has recently opened in the village. The small supermarket provides freshly baked bread and cakes daily.

As the property is in a rural area we provide transport to the nearest pub for our guests if requested.

More Details

Owner
Mary Flynn
Member since: 2009
Speaks english, Gaeilge
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 May, 2017

About Mary Flynn

We have been farming on this property since 1973. We have a large dairy herd and all their followers. The property is situated in the farmyard and there are farming activities taking place throughout the day. Guests are welcome to view the milking cows (children must be accompanied at all times).

In December 2014 we have been awarded the overall award for the most interactive event held during Heritage Week having been runners up in 2013..http://www.irishtv.ie/category/ireland/munster/waterford/

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We have a great interest in how people lived long ago, how they worked, how they ate, how they played.

Mary Flynn purchased this farmhouse in 2009

Why Mary Flynn chose Ireland

This property is over 200 years old and was refurbished in 2008/09. It belonged to Gerard's Aunt Nell, hence the name Nell's Farm House

What makes this farmhouse unique

The house is situated on a working dairy farm at the foot of the Comeragh Mountains. The Mountains contain many beautiful lakes and maps are provided for the various walks. The house was renovated to include many modern features such as fitted kitchen, power showers but while still retaining the old features such as shutters on the windows, high ceilings, the open fire.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse rental in Feddans

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • soap
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • thermos flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 has a large walk in shower so is suitable for those with impaired mobility. Bathroom 2 has a enclosed shower. Ample supply of towels which can be changed on request.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
  • There are two bedrooms, both are warm and welcoming. Linen provided.The first has a large double bed. The other has two single beds. Both bedrooms have wardrobes and bedside lockers. The living room has a double sofa bed. White dressing gowns are provided for your comfort. A travel cot, a full size cot, high chair, baby bath can be provided on request. Linen supplied for cots. Extra baby linen is supplied as standard. Linen changed weekly during longer stays. Fresh towels changed on request. Beach towels supplied on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • books - kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • patio
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
All rooms are on the ground floor, but there is a step between the living room and the kitchen. It is not steep so is suitable for the elderly or guests with impaired mobility.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(33 traveller reviews)

Nells Farm House with mountains views and hot tub
average rating of 4.4242425 based on 33 reviews
5

we had a very nice but brief stay. Mary and Gerald were great!

  • 5 of 5

The farm house was clean and cozy. Beds were comfy and we loved the hot tub. Mary was very generous to give us a partial refund when we had to leave early. Thanks Mary, for your unexpected kindness! The farm is genuine and feels like experience we wanted of living in a working Dairy farm. Loved it!

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Working Farm

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely stay at Nell's Farm House in Rathgormack. The owner could not do enough to meet our needs. He was most helpful although really busy on the farm. It brought back childhood memories of farmyard noises. Would like to stay again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exactly what we were looking for!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the away from everything location. It was a little chilly during our stay but that made sitting by the fireplace when better. Mary was so sweet. Since we were celebrating our anniversary, she left a little surprise for us in the kitchen. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy country home and working dairy farm.

  • 3 of 5

This home was a little hard to find but with our navigation device we found it. The house is what you would expect of a real Irish country home. We were comfortable and had plenty of room and comfortable beds. The kitchen needed some upgrading. The fresh milk was a wonderful treat. I had hoped to meet Mary as I had corresponded with her through VRBO but we didn't have the pleasure. Her husband Gerald greeted us during milking time and showed us around. We call our stay at Nell's Farmhouse " real Irish country living."

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words
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2

Very rural setting but comfortable. Mary and Nell were very nice and helpful regarding lost luggage

  • 2 of 5

Extremely hard to find even with GPS. Don't know if I would have found it if it wasn't for a nice lady who knew them and showed us where it was located. Comfortable furnishings. Sorry we didn't get a chance to sit on the back patio and use the hot tub. Could use a few more amenities and instructions on using the shower,etc. Small road leading to the farmhouse was very narrow with ruts. My car hit bottom several times.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely property with everything you need for a relaxing holiday

  • 5 of 5

Quietly located property but we found it had easy access to lots of holiday activities such as great walking trails for all abilities, Dungarvan and Waterford, a waterfall and beaches within half hour drive and visitor attractions like the pretty steam railway at Kilmeaden and Mount Congreve gardens all within easy distance. The house was well furnished, clean and comfortable and the hot tub a definite bonus after a days walking in the Comeragh mountains. Loved our first visit to Ireland.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing Waterford for your holiday and your kind words. Will look forward to seeing you again.
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Waterord 20 miles. Dublin 2 hours. Cork
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Rathgormack
Nearest Ferry
62 Miles
Rosslare
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Carrick on Suir
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Carrick on Suir
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Waterford
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Carrick on Suir
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Clonea Strand
Car: recommended

Nell's Farm House is located just under the Comeragh Mountains, with unrivaled views of Crotty's Lake. The Church of Cuan and Brogan in Clonea Power about 1.5 miles from the house is famous for its Harry Clarke windows. Walkers have many walks to choose from and every ability is catered for. Walking maps supplied. The new greenway from Dungarvan to Waterford city is a total of 45 miles in length. It follows the route of the old railway track and is a great facility for walkers, leisure cyclists and joggers to enjoy a safe space to excercise. The Comeragh Mountains has thirteen lakes and has a walk for every ability.The Mahon Falls and the Magic Road are a must see for the visitor to the area.The lakes offer very good fishing. The property is ideally situated to take advantage of the many beaches in the area such as Bonmahon, Clonea, Stradbally and Tramore. The golf enthusiast has many courses to choose from, Carrick on Suir, Clonmel, Dungarvan and a links course in Tramore. The cyclist Sean Kelly hails from the locality and there are excellent cycling routes in the area. The sport of kings has plenty to offer with race courses in Clonmel, Tramore, Gowran Park and Tipperary. Carrick on Suir has the only Tudar Castle in Ireland. During June it hosts a festival to honour the Clancy Brothers a famous traditional music group. The city of Waterford with its famous Crystal factory is only half an hour away. Waterford is Ireland's oldest city and the Viking Triangle brings 1000 years of history to life in a 1000 steps.

West Waterford Festival of Food takes place every year in April in nearby Dungarvan showcases local food, cookery demonstrations, tastings. Nell's Farm House participates in demonstrating the art of butter making. Heritage Week takes place in late August and Nell's Farm House won the 'Most Interactive Event in 2014 for it's reenactment of a Traditional Irish Wake.

The Comeragh Wild Festival held in late September hosts a story telling, traditional music in Nell's Farm House.

Waterford hosts many festivals throughout the year with something to suit everyone from the walking, arts, sports, food,

Other Activities Nearby: shooting/archery

Golf: Carrick on Suir Carrick-on-Suir Golf Club - .

www.carrickgolfclub.com/

18-hole golf course situated on the hills overlooking the town

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Waterford Castle Dungarvan Golf Club - Home

www.dungarvangolfclub.com/

Dungarvan Golf Club is located at Knocknagranagh, 4Km outside the town of Dungarvan, Co. Waterford.

Nell's Farm House has negotiated a special rate with Oceanics Surf School Tramore for our guests.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday farmhouse in Feddans

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nightly Rate
2 Jun 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$131
A$729
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
21 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$131
A$729
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$131
A$729
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit A$72.87

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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