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“A slice of heaven? Try the whole cake!”
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109 reviews
Upstairs Balcony Off Master Bedroom
View from Upstairs Balcony
Front Porch with swinging chair
Covered Patio
Side view with wooded area to the front
Side View with covered patio area to the rear
Clover Cabin
Childrens play area
Childrens Tree House
Master Bedroom with Adjoining Balcony
Adjoining the Master Bedroom is a kids room 2 x 70cm x 160cm Beds
Double Room Downstairs
Fully Stocked Kitchen
Bathroom Adjoining the Kids Bedroom
Counter Bar and Log Fire
Living Area
Extendable Dining Table Sits 6
Large sand/beach area down at the pond
Winter At the Cabin
Cabin at night
Floor Plan
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Gowran, County Kilkenny

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Pierce R
County Monaghan, Ireland
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“A slice of heaven? Try the whole cake!”
Reviewed 5 June 2017 for a stay in April 2017
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person found this review helpful

This place blew. us. AWAY!
Myself, my husband, our two toddlers and my mother came for a 2-day stay and we still talk about it. Fergal met us with freshly-baked scones that we wolfed down before he'd gotten down the front steps and the place was like something out of our dreams! The play area for the kids was my daughter's first port of call and she wept when we told her we were going home. It's all very close to the city, a lovely pub that does GREAT food, the Reptile Zoo and a little town with an off-licence, shop and takeaway.
We had beautiful weather and made the most of it, but I know we could have completely enjoyed this stay rain, hail or shine!
Already planning our return!

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Management Response
5 Jun 2017
That's a fab review . Thanks a million
Hope to see you again soon
Kindest regards
Fergal and Annette
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paulies63
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Holiday”
Reviewed 23 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We stayed 2- nights at clover cabin ,they were 2-wonderful nights . The cabin is just beautiful in an idyllic tranquil setting just outside Gowran. When we arrived at the house we met Feargal who was the perfect host and informed us that there was freshly made scones and free range eggs awaiting us in the kitchen . The log cabin is just beautiful and spacious with the perfect stove which we had to light just to see it in action. The cabin itself is only around 15 minutes Kilkenny and roughly the same from Castlecomer . There's a mini playground outside the cabin which is ideal for small children also as you come into the house there's a pond and a small little beach . We loved our stay here and are planning our next one before the year is out . Big thanks to Feargal and Anette the perfect hosts .

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Management Response
24 May 2017
Thanks so much for taking the time to write a lovely review
Hope to see you soon again in the future
Kind Regards
Fergal and Annette
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tylerrbro...
Dallas
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Perfect Place for Family Getaway!”
Reviewed 6 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Our little family of four had a blast at this secluded cabin. It was perfect!

We arrived and Fergal had a fire on for us, with milk in the fridge, and a baby cot upstairs for our two year old. There was even a boaster seat all ready to go at the kitchen table! Perfect! We felt right at home from the very start.

The cabin is great, it has everything you need, shower upstairs, half bath down, and even a summer camp style bathroom out back! So cool! It was nice to have a washer and dryer, and a dishwasher, not exactly "roughing it", but it's vacation right? Gowran is a cute little town, we got Chinese (I know it seems odd) from Regen in town, and it was delicious! Put the leftovers in the full sized fridge (so nice), and went outside to play in the sandbox, or in the tree fort, or on the swings! The kids loved all of the toys and they played ball in the beautiful yard all day! What a retreat!

Thank you Fergal for coming over in the middle of the night when we texted that our two year old was sick and we didn't have a thermometer to check his temperature. We really appropriate you stopping by with one, and the medicine too!

Book it if you can! I'm sure it's full most of the time.

Tyler

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
8 May 2017
Thank you so much for a lovely detailed review
We hope to see you sometime again in the future
Kindest Regards
Fergal and Annette
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snoopy_pu...
Tipperary, Ireland
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“'A little piece of heaven'”
Reviewed 24 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We have just spent 3 nights in Clover Cabin and it was magnificent!!!! The cabin is kept immaculate and has everything you could possibly need to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Outside is a pure paradise for children from swings, slides, treehouse, sandpits and plenty of room to run around safely. The cabin is in a great location, being only a 2 minute drive from the local village and 10 mins from Kilkenny city. We met Fergal when we checked in and he's a pleasure to deal with and welcomed us with fresh scones out of the oven and free range eggs for breakfast.
I really couldn't recommend this place enough.....we will definitely be back again for a relaxing break!

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Management Response
24 Apr 2017
We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and thanks for your review
Regards
Fergal and Annette
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maryhylan...
Tipperary, Ireland
1 review
“Great Clover Cabin Escape, Kilkenny”
Reviewed 17 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

I was really surprised with how beautiful Clover Cabin Escape really is,the about of space and peace of quiet around there. It really is luxurious. The owner Fergal was really nice and helpful, Fergal went out of his way to make it feel like a home from home. I would highly recommend for families or even a couple.

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Management Response
17 Apr 2017
That's a beautiful review you left us
Thanks so much .
Hope to see you soon again
Regards fergal and Annette
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