The Gables – old world charm

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A perfect base to explore Kilkenny and Ireland's sunny South East.

Contact Kevin and Joan Mahon

The Gables and Longbowe, Archersgrove, Bennettsbridge Rd, Kilkenny, Ireland.
Phone : +353 (0)56 7761869
Mobile (Kevin) : +353 (0)86 8286863
E-mail: info@gables.ie info@longbowe.ie

The Gables Self Catering Accommodation

Very special self catering holiday home

The Gables, 18th century holiday home close to the medievel city of Kilkenny
Savour old world charm in this award winning Irish fishing lodge which captures old world elegance. The Gables self catering accommodation is located on the outskirts of medieval Kilkenny City on rich limestone land in the midst of Archersgrove Farm estate, which covers nearly 200 acres.




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Salmon and trout fishing available to guests on the river Nore on our farm.jpgThe Gables self catering accommodation is a spacious cosy 18th century fishing lodge restored by Kevin in 1989, dates back to the original Archersgrove house.

On arrival you will be personally greeted with a warm Irish welcome by your hosts, Kevin and Joan, who will show you to your cottage where a complimentary "Welcome Pack" of home baking awaits you.

As you wake up in the morning listen to the birds singing outside in the horse chestnut tree and gaze out at the ponies grazing in the fields. Take a walk down to the river to catch fresh fish for your supper.

Relax at a warm turf fire after a day visiting attractions in Kilkenny and the south east of Ireland, historical sites or fishing on the Rover Nore which runs through our farm. Maybe you would prefer to visit a local Irish pub and listen to traditional music.

The Gables is the perfect location to experience all aspects of Kilkenny Tourism explore the Sunny South East and to Discover Ireland.

Facilities in The Gables Fishing Lodge:

  • Luxurious 3* Self-catering Holiday Cottage Accommodation, sleeps 5 people
  • Cosy sitting room with open turf fire and DVD/T.V.
  • Fully equipped kitchen with integrated appliances
  • Walled in garden with barbeque
  • 1 double bedroom with TV
  • 1 twin bedded room
  • 1 downstairs single bedroom
  • Downstairs bathroom with shower
  • Travel cot, high chair and babysitter available
  • Bed linen and towels supplied, also hair dryer
  • Private Parking
  • Guide dogs and hearing dogs welcome
  • Other pets can avail of local boarding kennels (250 m)
  • Credit cards accepted

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