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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Business Centre
Golf course
Ballyduff House, built in 1760, is set in glorious parkland overlooking the river Nore. It is the beautiful home of Brede Thomas who, as well as running the B&B also farms. The setting is totally unspoiled which is almost unique in this part of Ireland.
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Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
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All reviewsthe riverhouse guestsdownton abbeytea and biscuitsgeorgian periodfour poster beda wonderful stayguest roomsfull irishbeautiful roomtwo nightsgrand housethoroughly enjoyed our staybed and breakfastwedding venuemount juliettwo night stay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Ballyduff House for 2 nights with 4 friends from France in early June. All were totally blown away by house and surrounding landscape. Bred is a wonderful hostess and very accommodating. Great breakfast. Will return. 5 stars +

Thank Ann801
Response from allinadayswork, Owner at Ballyduff HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you I so enjoyed having you all until the next time. Regards Bred

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Our stay at Ballyduff was great! Beautiful landscape and Inn was gorgeous . After driving for the day we found the owner Brede very welcoming and accommodating . I wish we could of stayed longer . Next time

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

We recently had the pleasure of hosting our small intimate family wedding at Ballyduff House. From the very beginning Bred, the owner, was very accomodating and has a very pragmatic attitude. Her attention to detail like having the fires lighting in the evening or fresh...More

Thank elaine p
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

A group of twenty of us just spent the May bank holiday weekend there for a hen. Can easily say, everyone was blown away by the house, each room as stunning as the next. The grounds are just beautiful, and Bred the lady of the...More

Thank caroline b
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We stayed again in Ballyduff House recently, for one night only. I wish it could have been two nights and we will definitely return. This is quite a unique country house hotel, in a Victorian style. Everything is perfect, the room and bathroom are very...More

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Ballyduff House, built in 1760, is set in glorious parkland overlooking the river Nore. It is the beautiful home of Brede Thomas who, as well as running the B&B also farms. The setting is totally unspoiled ...More which is almost unique in this part of Ireland. Less
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (245)
Room & Suite (45)
Dining (21)
Pool & Beach (9)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"All rooms are good"
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"Rooms by the river are large with great views."
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"All rooms are large and very quiet, as it is in a country area. It is very peaceful there."
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"Rooms at rear of house have river views"
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