Wallslough Holiday Homes are located just 5 km south of the beautiful medieval city of Kilkenny. These luxury, four star, award–winning self-catering cottages are set in an idyllic, tranquil and rural setting with wonderful views of the Kilkenny countryside.
Call: +353 (0)53 9175481
There are six cottages in total- each self-catering cottage can sleep 5/6 people.
The cottage has an open plan living room, kitchen and dining area.
There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms
Fully equipped Kitchen
Wallslough Village, just 5 km south of the beautiful medieval city of Kilkenny you will find the unique Wallslough holiday cottages. This luxury, four star, award–winning thatched cottage village is set in an idyllic, tranquil and rural setting with wonderful views of the Kilkenny countryside.
Electricity & Heating is extra and payable to the onsite caretaker, a charge of €10 per cottage per night.
Kilkenny Castle stands on a height that commands a crossing on the River Nore and dominates the 'High Town' of Kilkenny City. A beautiful site to visit, many additions and alterations have been made to the fabric of the building, making Kilkenny Castle today a complex structure of various architectural styles. Its extensive parklands includes art gallery and playground .
October - February Daily 09.30 - 16.30
March Daily 09.30 - 17.00
April - May Daily 09.30 - 17.30
June - August Daily 09.00 - 17.30
September Daily 09.30 - 17.30
Access to the Castle is by guided tour between November 1st and January 31st 2015. The tour times will be scheduled at regular intervals throughout the day but as they may vary slightly from day to day, please contact us if you have queries for specific dates.
Christmas and the New Year, the Castle will close at 13.00 on Wednesday 24th December and will reopen as normal on Saturday 27th December 2014 at 09.30
Adults: € 6.00
Senior Citizens € 4.00
Students/Children of 6 & over € 2.50
Family: € 14.00
Groups: 20+ adults € 4.00
Market Cross Shopping Centre
Is the heart of shopping in Kilkenny City, over 40 stores under one roof including Penneys, Heatons, Superquinn, Vero Moda, Peter Mark, Dubray Books and many more. Open seven days a week with late night opening every Thursday and Friday until 9pm.
The largest shopping centre in the south east. Located in the heart of Kilkenny City beside the train station, it is home to many of the top high street brands such as, Dunne's, Next, River Island, TK Maxx, Carraig Donn, Jack & Jones, Only, Name It, Mexx, Pamela Scott, Champion Sports, Field's Jewellers, Eason, K-Bowl and H&M.
Castle Comer Discovery Park
Castlecomer Discovery Park comprises 80 acres of stunning natural woodland and lakes. This includes a Tree Top Adventure Walk, Leap of Faith & Climbing Wall; new woodland orienteering trails (1, 2, 3km); fly & bait fishing lakes. Playground - Come play in our charming timber tumbles playground, mini zip wire and climbing wall. Jarrow Café - relax with a coffee, snack or light lunch at the award winning 'Bridgestone' café.
€2 Parking Charge per car per day (towards the upkeep of the Park).
Boating (for 2014):
Boating open from 12 - 4pm on weekends
Paddle boats & Canadian Canoes
€10/30 mins per paddle boat (sits up to 5)
€10/30 mins per canoe (sits 3 people)
Fishing will continue on one lake only.
Booking is required for boating activities, Terms & Conditions apply
Footprints In Coal:
€20 (2 Adults and 2 Children) each additional child €2
Child U-4 FREE
Tree Top Walk:
€12.50 per person, with a 10% discount for two adults and two children.
Climbing Wall and Leap of Faith:
€10 per person
All three Adventure Activities:
€20 per person
€15 per rod for four hours fishing.
Reptile Village Zoo
Ireland’s only Reptile Zoo, displaying snakes, lizards, tortoise, turtles, crocodiles, alligators, caiman, spiders, scorpions, frogs, salamanders and more. Reptile Village offers an interactive experience where you can get a little closer and even handle some of the animals! At Reptile Village, you can take the Tropical Walk Through Enclosures, play in the Soft Play Area, grab a bite at the Snack Bar, relax at the Indoor and Outdoor Picnic Area, pick up something to remember your visit at the Souvenir Shop and maybe get up close a Reptile Handling Zone to keep everyone in your family content.
Monday: 10am – 6pm
Tuesday: 10am – 6pm
Wednesday: 10am – 6pm
Thursday: 10am – 6pm
Friday: 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 6pm
Sunday: 10am – 6pm
Bank Holidays: 10am – 6pm
All year round.
Children (over 2): €7.50
Family (2 adults + 1 child): €27.00 (€3.00 per child and €5.00 per adult thereafter)
Nore Valley Park Open Farm
GPS Coordinates: * N52 33.777 W007 11.698 OR in a different format: N52.56295 W07.19497
Come see and feed the animals. Enjoy the ambience of the river valley. Excellent crazy golf, pedal go-karts, trailer rides and playground. Indoor maze open for wet weather activity . Tea room open in high season.
Contact farm for opening arrangements. [email protected]
Adm: €5.80 per person
Under 2yrs free of charge
Group bookings accepted.
Weekly tickets available.