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Abhainn Ri B&B

Blessington - Wicklow

Abhainn Ri B&B

Blessington - Wicklow

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"Spectacular lake and mountain views, great food and beautiful farmhouse rooms are all part of the charm of this 5 star B&B, just an hour from Dublin in rural Wicklow"

  • Sleeps: 2 per bedroom
  • Bedrooms: 2

  Highlights...

  • Pamper yourselves with luxury king-size beds, fluffy towels and bathrobes and elegantly furnished rooms
  • You can savour some of the best home-cooked breakfasts in Ireland at Abhainn Ri, with lots of special options to suit all tastes
  • Visit Wicklow and Kildare’s many stately homes and well-kept gardens, including Mount Usher, Avondale and Powerscourt House
  • Dublin and the coast are within easy reach, and the wonderfully scenic Wicklow Mountains are ideal for walkers

  You should know...

  • Young children and babies are not permitted at Abhainn Ri
  • Activities like bread-making classes cost extra

The Details...

Beautiful farm and lake views await guests at Abhainn Ri, a Victorian farmhouse bed and breakfast in Ireland’s picturesque County Wicklow. Just an hour’s drive from Dublin, the countryside setting is a stunning reason to stay, and the accommodation is 5* quality, plus there’s some tempting home-cooked food to look forward to.

The 100-acre working farm with a lake and mountains beyond is wonderful for walkers and animal lovers. You will see goats, sheep, ponies, hens and more during your stay, which you are welcome to visit or meet on a special farm tour. The B&B’s luxurious guest sitting room enjoys views of the lake too.

Each room has plenty to love, with elegant soft furnishings, comfy king-size beds, bathrobes and amenities like tea and coffee. Bathrooms come equipped with a power shower, heated towel rail and high-quality toiletries – always nice to make use of on arrival.

Your options are many and varied at breakfast time, with traditional Irish specialities and local twists on international favourites – there’s waffles, porridge, organic smoked salmon, eggs from the farm and a whole lot more on the menu. Homemade bread and scones and the Irish Farmer’s Breakfast provide more incentive to make an early start, and you can even enjoy Afternoon Tea at Abhainn Ri – the perfect treat for a special occasion.

All kinds of optional extras are available to guests, including bread-making classes, speciality coffees and hot chocolate, and sandwiches if you fancy heading out for a long walk and a picnic.

The farm’s proximity to Blessington Lakes makes it easy to take a boat out or try a bit of fishing, and County Wicklow has a host of historic homes and gardens to visit, including Avondale, Powerscourt House, and Russborough House just five minutes away.

More family-oriented attractions can be found at the Chocolate Garden of Ireland, Straffan Butterfly Farm or the Lullymore Heritage Park, while the attractive Wicklow coast is around an hour’s drive away, on the far side of the Wicklow Mountains National Park. It’s only 20 minutes to the light rail service which runs into the city of Dublin, allowing you to leave the car behind and enjoy all the capital has to offer, like the National Art Gallery, Guinness Visitor Centre and the Botanical Gardens.

Features...

Essential Features
  • Heating
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Dogs
  • No Smoking
  • Rural Location
Living Spaces
  • Open fire/Woodburner
Kitchen/Utility
  • Iron/Ironing Board
Bed/Bath
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • Satellite TV/Freeview
  • Television
Outside
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Off road free parking

Nearby...

  • Beach (lake)
  • Bird watching
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Walking
  • Wildlife

Abhainn Ri B&B

  Nearest Airport

45 minutes

Detailed Pricing Information...

Discount for more than one night booked at certain times of the year, Please contact owner for details...

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