We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Duffys of Ballybin - The Henhouse - 4-star accommodation - Ashbourne

1 of 12
Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Ashbourne, County Meath
Duffys of Ballybin is a family-owned farm in south County Meath, between Ashbourne and Ratoath, offering self-catering holiday accommodation.
Duffys of Ballybin offers the best of both worlds. The apartments are refurbished traditional farm buildings, located in a quiet secluded yard, surrounded by fields and forest. However, it is within easy reach of the local towns, for shopping and leisure. In fact, downtown Dublin is less than 45 minutes away and it is only a 20-minute drive to the airport.
The Hill of Tara, New Grange, Trim Castle, the historic Book of Kells, Tayto Park, championship golf courses and beautiful beaches are all within easy reach of Duffys of Ballybin.
Listing #HL8845918
About the Owner
Ciaran B
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:June 2017
Interaction with guests
Guests are greeted upon arrival, unless they are arriving at unusual hours, in which case we make arrangements for them to pick up a key. We show guests around the property, answer any questions they have about the property or the area. Once they are settled in, we have a policy of respecting their privacy, unless they wish to contact us for any reason.
Reviews from our community
Write a ReviewReviews (3)

1 - 3 of 3 reviews

Reviewed 3 August 2018

My wife, my three year old daughter and I stayed at here in July 2018 whilst visiting friends and family in Dublin. The 'Cowshed' was perfect. Very clean and spacious with a well equipped kitchen if you need to do some home cooking. The accommodation...More

Thank patrickbyrne79
Duffy1780, VR Owner at Duffys of Ballybin - The Henhouse - 4-star accommodation - Ashbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thanks for the review, hope to see you again! Ciaran

Reviewed 4 January 2018

The location of the property is on a working farm - has wonderful views and makes you feel like you are really on holiday. It is situated in a perfect position to do the city thing as well as visit the sites of historical merit...More

Thank rubies1uk
Duffy1780, VR Owner at Duffys of Ballybin - The Henhouse - 4-star accommodation - Ashbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Hi Louise: Thanks for the great review, glad you enjoyed yourself and we look forward to seeing you again! Ciaran

See more reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved our stay here. We took our two children who are 7 and 1. The house is located close to all the main attractions such as tayto park and funtasia and is situated in beautiful countryside with the main town only five minutes away....More

Thank Lisariddell1
Duffy1780, VR Owner at Duffys of Ballybin - The Henhouse - 4-star accommodation - Ashbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks Lisa, glad you enjoyed your stay! All the best, Ciaran

Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cots:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
€133
€600
€2,400
1 Oct 2018 -
15 Dec 2018
3 nights
€133
€560
€2,400
13 Jan 2019 -
30 Apr 2019
3 nights
€133
€560
€2,400
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: €100 / stay - Deposit
Hide Rates
Map
Map displays general property location.
Contact the manager for exact address.
Make Enquiry
About the neighbourhood
Ashbourne is a medium-sized two just two miles away, which has five supermarkets and a cinema. It also has a bus service that will bring you to the airport, to Dublin and from there to all points beyond.
The Hill of Tara, the UNESCO New Grange site, Trim Castle, the historic Book of Kells, Tayto Park, championship golf courses and beautiful beaches are all within easy reach of Duffys of Ballybin.
Getting around
You will almost certainly need a car, because we are on a farm. If you wish to travel on public transport you can park your car in the nearby towns and take the 103 bus to Dublin, every 20 minutes, or take the 109a bus to the airport.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Dublin: 15.0 km
Railway: Dunboyne: 10.0 km
Ferry: Dublin: 30.0 km
From the M50 motorway, take the Ashbourne exit onto the N2 motorway. Follow the motorway, continuing past the Ashbourne/Ratoath exit and continuing to the end of the motorway. Take a right turn off the roundabout, towards Ashbourne. Drive 300 metres, as far as the traffic lights at the Ashbourne Retail Centre. Take a right turn at the traffic lights onto the Ballybin Road. Follow this road for one kilometre until you drive over a bridge over the motorway. On the far side of the bridge the road takes a sharp turn to the left and Duffys of Ballybin is the first house on the right.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#HL8845918
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply