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Ballyknocken House

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely walk in Avondale, lunch in Brooklodge and then arrived at Ballyknocken House for picnic and overnight stay. It's situated in a lovely setting in Glenealy. The picnic was good and overnight stay comfortable and clean. Breakfast the next morning was lovely....More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Stayed here for two nights - with a group of 13 - team building cooking experience - and enjoyed the fruits of our labor. Very peaceful quiet location with beautiful rooms. The breakfasts were delightful!

Thank bonnie256
Response from Catherine F, Owner at Ballyknocken HouseResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely review! You're so kind to take the time to write it. We will be delighted to pass your feedback on to our Staff and really appreciate the kind comments. Yours in food, Catherine

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We were warmly welcomed on arrival at Ballyknocken house. While our picnic was being prepared we enjoyed a piece of delicious lemon drizzle cake with coffee. We took our picnic to Avondale country park which is only 15mins away. After a lovely walk through the...More

Thank BJDublin
Response from Catherine F, Owner at Ballyknocken HouseResponded 13 April 2018

Ah, thank you so much for your lovely review! We really appreciate the time you took to write it! I'll pass on all your lovely comments to our staff. We are so thrilled you enjoyed every part of your stay as we aim to make...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the presentation that Catherine Byrne Fulvio's cooking demonstration that she put on for our tour. The building & grounds/gardens are very well maintained & in an excellent country setting. Catherine who is world famous for her cooking sessions & books that she...More

Thank Conrad S
Response from Catherine F, Owner at Ballyknocken HouseResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review! I so enjoyed welcoming you all to Ballyknocken and giving you a taste of Ireland. I do hope you'll get a chance to visit us again. Best wishes from all at...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

My wife and I were enjoying a two week tour with Trafalgar of the Irish country side and our “be our guest dinner” was scheduled for the Glenealy Farm of Catherine Byrne-Fulvio. During the two week tour we had had the oppurnity to eat at...More

Thank Edward_G32
Response from Catherine F, Owner at Ballyknocken HouseResponded 1 November 2017

We are so delighted you enjoyed your brief visit with us, we will certainly share your feedback with our staff and thank so much for taking the time to post this lovely review. We hope we will welcome again another time. Slan go foill Catherine

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US$148 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"All the rooms are similar and all have huge windows overlooking the property."
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"Ring ahead and chat with the staff to arrange the best option for your stay."
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"We had room 1, overlooking the front garden. No noise at all from the road leading to the Ballyknocken House"
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"We did not stay here, just enjoyed a beautiful dinner."
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