Rural heaven in South East Ireland

Ballymacarbry, Ireland
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I'm Sue, I have three dogs - Poppy, a Golden Labrador, Cocoa, a Springer Spaniel and the recent addition, another Springer Spaniel called Bramble (had to keep the horticultural theme going!) - and three chickens (Hermione, Harriet and

Home & location

My home is an old cottage (quite well modernised!) with an uninterrupted view over the Comeragh Mountains from the back. It is rural but with a few other houses around near Ballymacarbry in Co. Waterford. There is a wood-fired Stanley in

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Beach
  • Mountains
  • City
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car
  • Use of car included


Feed and play with the dogs and take them for walks in our beautiful mountains just a few minutes drive away. Feed the chickens and collect and enjoy the eggs!

Meet the pets

  • Poppy

    Labrador Retriever

    8 years

  • Cocoa

    English Springer Spaniel

    9 years

  • Bramble

    English Springer Spaniel

    3 years

  • poultry

Sitter feedback (4)


Sue's description of the housesit is a modest one: It's a truly wonderful place. Her girls - all five of them - are delightful and a lot of fun. On the

Stayed · 14 Sep - 23 Sep 2017

Before our scheduled arrival, we were informed of a change of circumstances in that Sue was no longer travelling away. This didn't stop her from inviting us

Stayed · 03 May - 10 May 2017

Sue's rural Irish cottage was a lovely place to spend the week. Her garden and home are a wonderful refuge, and look out onto one of the greenest valleys

Stayed · 13 Mar - 20 Mar 2017

We housesat for Sue and looked after Poppy & Coco and 3 Chickens. We loved taking the dogs to the woods for their daily runs and playing with them in the

Stayed · 19 Apr - 27 Apr 2016

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