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Swiss Cottage

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Cahir, Ireland
+353 52 744 1144
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What a beautiful amazing place overlooking the suir river what an interesting place to visit .. Our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janine M

Edmund Rice active retirement Waterford had an amazing time here. Our tour guide Michelle was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
May D
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“fairy tale” (17 reviews)
“cahir castle” (69 reviews)
“lovely walk” (17 reviews)
Cahir, Ireland
+353 52 744 1144
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Reviewed yesterday

What a beautiful amazing place overlooking the suir river what an interesting place to visit .. Our tour guard was very knowledgeable .. No photos but we bought plenty of post cards to remind us of our trip .. Janine & Jason :)

Thank Janine M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Edmund Rice active retirement Waterford had an amazing time here. Our tour guide Michelle was very knowledgeable. Pity bus carpark is so far from cottage but our driver drove down to bridge !!!!!

Thank May D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful visit. The docent was very knowledgeable and the house was very interesting. The setting is very nice and a great place to get some nice pictures. Very peaceful and worth the time for a stop. Finding it is a little difficult...More

Thank Gene R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good, staff were great, park at castle and walk to the cottage, lovely walk of about twenty mins, worth it

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful bit of history with cottage. Tourists can ramble through a beautiful walk along the river to the cottage and there is a drive for disabled patrons. Wonderful place.

Thank CountyTyroneLizzie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a short visit here (it's just a 4 room cottage) that was fun and interesting. Access is by guided tour only. It's a Heritage site. Don't follow Google Maps there as it takes you to a dead end. Follow the signs from Cahir...More

Thank Getyourblankdownhere
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Built by the Butlers of Cahir Castle fame in 1810, this place is unique, but not "Swiss" at all. Designed to mimic nature and as a place of relaxation, none of the angles or lines are straight or level. Every room is absolutely charming, altho...More

Thank Quasimama
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the prettiest, quaintest, most wonderful place I've been to in ages. The guided tour was extremely good & not too long.Getting up the final steps to reach the servants tunnel into the reception area of the cottage proved too much for my elderly...More

Thank Kazcou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you would like to see something unusual, I highly recommend visiting Swiss Cottage. It is approximately 2 km away from the Cahir Castle, through the forest. It is worth to choose the footpath instead of the car way. The path leads you towards to...More

Thank INFOF848
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cottage, called Swiss by the locals but there is nothing swiss there, is a beautiful example of a typical irish house. I suggest you take a walk from Cahir Castle (20 minutes) to recah the cottage. There is a guided tour included in the...More

Thank Corrado R
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