Ballyknocken House is scenically located on a 350 acre farm only a short drive from Dublin City centre in County Wicklow.
This charming Victorian farmhouse offers bed and breakfast accommodation and is home to TV chef and food writer, Catherine Fulvio.
Located near Ashford, Ballyknocken House boasts charming bedrooms, some with brass beds and claw feet baths that offer lovely views over the gardens and the forest. Guests can relax by the drawing room’s log fire before the splendid dinner using garden and local produce. Guests can enjoy an interesting wine list and superb breakfasts in addition to the Ballyknocken Cookery School on site.
A labour of love, at Ballyknocken they pride themselves on offering a warm welcome and friendly service with seven bedrooms all reflecting the Victorian style of the premises.
Conveniently located in the Garden of Ireland, Ballyknocken House is the perfect place to explore County Wicklow from, hike the Wicklow Way, play a round of Golf or take a short drive to Glendalough, Sally Gap or Powerscourt Waterfall before returning to the comfort of Ballyknocken House. Alternatively guests can enrol on a cookery course at Ballyknocken Cookery School.
Growing up on a working farmhouse bed and breakfast while holding onto the apron strings of her mother, Catherine Fulvio (nee Byrne), was destined to dedicate her career to the food and hospitality industry. Catherine is fast becoming a household name in Ireland having completed three TV series for RTE and launched three award winning cookbooks, she has made an impression on many Irish homes for providing quick and easy food suitable for family life and entertaining friends. She has made many media appearances including the NBC Today Show in the States as well as appearing on other major international TV channels including Discovery, The Food Network and BBC Good Food Channel’s ‘Market Kitchen’
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Our 4 bedroom Blackberry Barn here at Ballyknocken House, Cookery School & Farm is available for self catering and holiday rental. Fitted to the highest standard, with each bedroom en suite and a beautiful patio / BBQ area offering stunning views over Carrick Mountain and Forest,
Blackberry Barn is available for weekend or weekly holiday rental and is ideal for groups of friends and families interested in updating their cooking skills at Ballyknocken Cookery School and for those who enjoy the great outdoors. There is fantastic walking and cycling facilities on site and nearby.
Close to Glendalough, Powerscourt and Mount Usher Gardens, leading golf courses and Brittas Bay Beach. Dublin 48 km
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