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Ballyknocken House

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Delightful visit to Balleyknocken House and a wonderful baking demonstration from Chef Catherine Fulvio. She is as delightful as her scones and soda bread are delicious. The homemade jam was exceptional. I wish we lived nearby and could come often.

Thank c27balstro
Response from Catherine F, Owner at Ballyknocken HouseResponded 19 July 2017

Oh, thank you so much for your lovely review! We so enjoyed having you to visit. I hope you get a chance to practice your scone making? Hopefully despite the distance, you get a chance to try our jam again. Best wishes Catherine

Reviewed 28 June 2017

Our Trafalgar agent had scheduled our "Farewell Dinner" for this facility. After two weeks on the road, most of us were quite anxious to head home. The dinner we had in this fine old farmstead was excellent, indeed. The staff at Ballyknocken House pride themselves...More

Thank EwanderingMan
Response from Catherine F, Owner at Ballyknocken HouseResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments; yes, we are so lucky as a family through several generations to welcome our guests to wonderful green hills of Wicklow. And it's always our pleasure to welcome back Byrnes from far and wide, be they distant...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017

Lunch here for special party and it was excellent from start to finish . Starters of all Ballyknocken house favourites very tasty , Main of lamb so good with desserts to finish off great meal . Wines chosen by host also very suitable. Overall a...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this day out doing the mains and desserts cookery class. Well organised with friendly advice and ideas for recipes as well as getting to cook and try everything. Overall highly recommended.

Thank Aoise R
Response from Catherine F, Owner at Ballyknocken HouseResponded 9 May 2017

Thanks you so very much for taking the time to write this review, I thoroughly enjoyed the class myself! I do hope we get a chance to welcome you again in the future!

Reviewed 4 May 2017

My daughter and myself attended the Easter treats class in April. We were put with two other adults and two children making a group of six. We were given one set of ingredients between us for each of three different recipes. We had to pass...More

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"All the rooms are similar and all have huge windows overlooking the property."
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"Ring ahead and chat with the staff to arrange the best option for your stay."
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"We had room 1, overlooking the front garden. No noise at all from the road leading to the Ballyknocken House"
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"We did not stay here, just enjoyed a beautiful dinner."
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