, Co. Wicklow
Favouretta is a lovingly restored Georgian Shooting Lodge with a rustic feel set in 25 acres in a magnificent rural setting which is accessed through a long and winding driveway. Favouretta is situated just outside the picturesque village of Ashford which is just 8 km away from Wicklow Town and only forty-five mins from Dublin. Located in Ireland’s Ancient East allows guests a wonderful opportunity to experience unique and memorable moments as they explore their surroundings.
Favouretta boasts large bright inter-connecting reception rooms including a kitchen/breakfast room that open out onto the south-facing garden. There is also a large drawing room and a table tennis room situated on the ground floor. On the first floor there are 4 large bedrooms that can accommodate up to 11 guests. One of the bedrooms, has three single beds but it can easily be turned to a King size bed along with a single.
Ashford is well known for being a keen Equestrian village and there are many opportunities to avail of horse riding adventures within five to ten minutes of Favouretta. As well as being well known in Equestrian circles Favouretta is an amazing spot to base your party to go exploring Ireland’s Ancient East. There is direct access onto Carrick Mountain where guests can enjoy walking trekking and cycle trails. Glendalough is a mere twenty minutes away where you can take the time relax and as visitors have said: ‘take the time to still your mind, inspire your heart and fill your soul’. Favouretta is also only a short distance from the fantastic breathtaking beaches along the Wicklow coast which are amazing for either a leisurely or brisk walk. Ashford is home to the famous Mount Usher Gardens. It is a charming area with breathtaking scenery within minutes of Favouretta. Also nearby are Killmacurragh & Powerscourt Gardens which were both recently visited by Prince Charles. There are also two championship golf courses within twenty minutes.
There are a number of dining option when you stay at Favouretta. There are a number of restaurants both in Wicklow town (10 minutes away), Greystones (20 minutes away) or in the town of Ashford which is only five minutes away.
Favouretta, Favouretta, Glenealy, Co. Wicklow, A67 D857, Ireland
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