Ballyknocken

Ballyknocken House and Cookery School is scenically located on a 280 acre farm only 29 miles from Dublin City Centre in County Wicklow, Ireland. Our beautiful farm guesthouse offers welcoming Bed and Breakfast with 4 star Victorian style accommodation and is home to celebrity Chef and award winning food writer, Catherine Fulvio  who prides herself on continuing the family tradition spanning over one hundred years in County Wicklow. We are delighted to be one of the first Irish Farmhouse B&B and the romance and charm of the house is reflected in the decor of the accommodation.

We offer great value B&B and Cookery Packages such as our much loved ‘foodie short breakswhere individuals, couples or groups can come and enjoy an overnight stay combined with a unique cookery master class. Ballyknocken House is also available to book for exclusive private rental for groups and special occasions.

Ballyknocken House is also the perfect place to visit for activity breaks including

  • Hiking /Biking the Wicklow Way,
  • Golf experiences
  • Exploring the Garden of Ireland beauty spots of Glendalough, Sally Gap, Brittas Bay Beach or Powerscourt Waterfall
  • Walking holidays

Ballyknocken House is the ideal location for a weekend break or a longer stay while exploring the surrounding countryside.

 

Contact Details

Address: Glenealy, Ashford, Co Wicklow, Ireland.

Tel: +353 (0)404 44627

email: reservations@ballyknocken.com

Ballyknocken House, Farm and Cookery School is scenically located on 280 acres only 47 km south of Dublin City Centre in County Wicklow, Ireland.  Our charming 4* Victorian style farm guesthouse offers welcoming Bed and Breakfast accommodation. Home to celebrity chef and award winning food writer, Catherine Fulvio,  we pride ourselves on continuing the family tradition of providing B&B accommodation for over fifty years here in County Wicklow.

We offer an intimate, warm, friendly & welcoming, bed and breakfast experience.  Here at Ballyknocken House & Cookery School, named McKenna Guide’s top 100 Best Places to Stay (Hotel and B&Bs) in Ireland, guests can enjoy:

 

Ballyknocken Cookery School

Welcome to our state of the art award winning cookery school, nestled between lush herb, vegetable and soft fruit gardens Ballyknocken Cookery School, Wicklow.  This much loved school is a haven for foodies and budding chefs and was voted ‘the winner of the International Cordon D’Or Culinary Academy of the Year.

If you share our passion for good food and would like to develop new skills in the kitchen, then our popular cookery classes are a must.  Our year round cookery calendar has a great choice of special and unique classes to suit all levels of skills and experience. Whether you are a novice chef or a more experienced cook we are sure to have a beginner cookery class or a more advanced class to suit.

Our classes are specifically tailored as follows:

 

We also welcome private groups and bookings for

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