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Coopers Cottage: Traditional Cottage in Tipperary

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6). Free wifi available.

Coopers Cottage is situated on its own grounds in a tranquil, rural location in County Tipperary. There are lovely views of the Galtee Mountains and the Glen of Aherlow from the property. Its' central location makes it an ideal base for touring the South of Ireland. Kilkenny, Waterford, Cork and Kilkenny are all a one hour drive from the cottage. Take a day trip to Dingle or the Cliffs of Moher on the Wild Atlantic Way. The cottage is located one mile off the N24, near Bansha and six miles from the M8 (Cahir).

Coopers Cottage is a traditional cottage which has been renovated recently. Coopers Cottage has three bedrooms (sleeps 6). The main bedroom is a double room with an ensuite. This is a downstairs room. There are two twin rooms upstairs, sharing the main bathroom (bath tub and separate shower) downstairs. White Egyptian bed linen is used in the bedrooms. Fluffy white towels are also provided. The sitting room has a solid fuel stove, creating a very homely atmosphere. The kitchen/dining room is well equipped with all the necessary kitchen gadgets (fridge/freezer/dishwasher/microwave). Laundry facilities are available in our main property, Rathellen House, just across the road. Heating in the cottage is electric. There is a south facing patio, furnished with table and chairs. A barbecue is available. Free wifi is available at Coopers Cottage. Low occupancy rates for couples are available. Late availability rates available. Please email directly for quotes.

For larger groups, additional self catering accommodation is available at Rathellen House (sleeps 12) situated across the road from Coopers Cottage.

‘This adorable cottage is perfect for a family wanting to explore the southeastern counties of Tipperary, Waterford, and Kilkenny. Stella and Eamonn Long have lovingly restored and renovated this 19th-century cooper's cottage, once Eamonn's family home, into a comfortable, tasteful hideaway. With exposed beams and polished wood floors, the Longs have created a house full of light, with spectacular views of the Galtee Mountains. While retaining the cosy proportions and traditional lines of the original dwelling, the Longs have created a house full of light, with generous skylights and windows opening to spectacular views of the Galtee Mountains. The furnishings have a bright, contemporary feel. The house, which has three bedrooms and sleeps six, comes with absolutely everything, and there's even a barbecue and a modest fenced-in garden, with a patio for sunny days’. Frommer’s Guide to Ireland.

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Eamonn and Stella Long
Member since: 2010
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
March 10, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Gortavalla, Ireland

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , Double ensuite bedroom located on the ground floor.
  • Double Beds (1) The main bedroom has a double bed with ensuite. This is a downstairs bedroom., Twin or Single Beds (4) Bedrooms 2 and 3 are twin rooms. There are two single beds in each room. These bedrooms are upstairs and share a bathroom (downstairs)., Baby Cribs (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Coopers Cottage is located at the edge of the Glen of Aherlow, near Bansha, Co. Tipperary. It is set on its own grounds in a panoramic, rural setting. There are a wide range of visitor attractions and things to do in the Glen including walking and trekking in the Galtee Mountains, Aherlow Nature Park and Bansha Woods (looped walking maps available in Coopers Cottage). There are numerous heritage sites in the immediate area (within a five to ten minute drive) including St. Peacaun's Church and Holy Well, St. Beirheart's Kyle and Athassel Abbey. The Rock of Cashel, Cahir Castle and the Swiss Cottage and Holycross Abbey are all nearby. Equestrian facilities at three local centres. Horse racing at Tipperary, Clonmel and Thurles tracks. Greyhound racing at Clonmel and Thurles. Hunting locally with the Tipperary Foxhounds and the Scarteen Hunt. Golf at Tipperary, Cahir, Ballykisteen and County Tipperary Golf Clubs (18 hole). Live theatre at the Excel Theatre in Tip


Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nellie's, Bansha
Nearest Ferry
95 Miles
Rosslare Harbour
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Tipperary Town
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Limerick Junction
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
45 Miles
Clonea Strand
Car: necessary

A holiday in Coopers Cottage allows easy access to the main road networks in Ireland. There are lots of hidden gems locally such as Athassel Abbey and St. Peacaun's Well.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Gortavalla, Ireland

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 9 2017 - Apr 23 2017
5 night minimum stay
Easter to May 2017
Apr 24 2017 - Jun 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 2 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Electricity C$72.19
Refundable Damage Deposit C$144.38

Electricity is charged at usage as per meter reading. 30 euro is an approximate rate for summer usage. 50 euro is an approximate rate for usage in spring/autumn/winter. Fuel for the stove is included in the rental. Special Rates may apply for low occupancy rates. Please email directly.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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