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Wine Tasting in Kilkenny

28.02 2018 Wine Tasting in Kilkenny

Great fun for a Hen Party or a group of Friends, a Wine Tasting or Wine Appreciation class are one of the most popular activities at Croan Cottages. Each wine Appreciation class generally runs for 1.5 – 2 hours and is more about learning how to evaluate and appreciate ANY wine, rather than learning about a particular grape of brand. Everyone gets to take home wine and tasting skills and knowledge that they can use to...

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Lawn Labyrinth

03.09 2016 Lawn Labyrinth

This year, inspired by the great Monty Don, I decided to layout and mow a Labyrinth on the Lawn at Croan House. A Labyrinth is a curving path and has just one path (in and out). So, it’s not possible to get lost in a Labyrinth – that’s a maze! There are lots of guides online as to how to lay out a Labyrinth, so I won’t repeat the instructions here but the equipment I found...

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Hen Party Accommodation Kilkenny

08.04 2013 Hen Party Accommodation Kilkenny

If you are arranging a hen party in Kilkenny and are looking for some self catering accommodation for your hen party, get in touch with us. At Croan Cottages we have 5 cottages in total, accommodating up to 26 people. We have hosted numerous Hen groups in the past and the best fit is for a group of girls looking to get away for the weekend to catch up and have some fun with maybe 1...

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Spring has Sprung at Croan

07.02 2011 Spring has Sprung at Croan

The snowdrops came into flower at the weekend, and what a welcome sign of Spring it was! Soon it will be the turn of the Daffodils and Cherry Blossom… To celebrate the arrival or Spring, we have changed the theme on our website to the bright, flower filled design which our friend Jackie created for us. If you haven’t seen it yet, take a peek. http://www.croancottages.com/ Clear, bright Spring days like today have let us enjoy some...

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