Exclusive Hire

EXCLUSIVE HIRE

Ballyknocken House is the perfect setting for a private event with family and friends. Whether it is just getting away together for a family gathering, to celebrate a special occasion or a hen party, you can exclusively hire Ballyknocken House with its welcoming homely surrounds, cozy fireplace for the evenings after having the best fun in our cookery school preparing your own delicious lunch or dinner. Not to mention the stunning gardens to enjoy and direct access to Carrick Forest to the rear of the house for walks and hikes.

You will enjoy 7 beautifully furnished ensuite bedrooms in the Farmhouse, along with another 3 bedrooms across the courtyard in our Milking Parlour suite which also has a small living area.

We can host and plan your special stay with us for up to 21 guests.

A Taste of your experience

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Ballyknocken Breakfast

Ballyknocken Cookery School, House and Farm is renowned for its superb food and prides itself on using the finest, freshest local and our own garden produce. Our continental buffet breakfast has a selection of delicious options including compote of fresh garden fruits, jams and chutney along with freshly baked homemade breads.
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Enjoy a Fun & Fabulous Cookery Class

Want something different? Start in the kitchen with fun and flavour, we’ll help you create one of the best days of your lives. Cook, laugh, learn, perfect and savour great food with friends and family. We’ll help design the perfect afternoon or evening having the best fun in our cookery school preparing your delicious three course lunch or dinner from Southern Italian to Easy Entertaining menus to choose from.
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Activities and attractions available

Master Cookery Class

Master Cookery Class in our cookery school to then sit down and enjoy the fruits of your labour

Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities including archery, farm games, sheepherding and hiking in Carrick Forest

Irish breakfast

Our award-winning Irish breakfast

Overnight accommodation

Overnight accommodation in our 4* Victorian Farmhouse & Milking Parlour Suite

Limoncello Making

Limoncello Making

Baking classes

Baking classes

Ballyknocken award-winning Irish breakfast
cozy fireplace in the evenings
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FAQs

HOW DO I MAKE A BOOKING ENQUIRY?
Let’s see how we can help plan our special event, please use the enquiry form here, email us info@ballyknocken.com or phone us on
+353 404 44627
WHAT IF I HAVE A BESPOKE EXPERIENCE IN MIND THAT IS NOT BOOKABLE ON THE WEBSITE?

We would be delighted to see if we can help you. Please use the enquiry form here, email us info@ballyknocken.com or phone us on
+353 404 44627

CAN YOU CATER FOR SPECIFIC DIETARY REQUIREMENTS?
Yes for private groups, we can amend recipes where possible to suit dietary requirements or food allergies once we have been given enough notice and information.
CAN YOU CATER FOR ANY GROUP SIZE?
We can offer private hire for accommodation for up to 21 guests and up to 48 guests in the cookery school.
Can I make changes if I need to?
Yes. We will work with you to ensure your party is just as you want it if you find you have to make changes there are usually no problems as long as we have enough notice.
Is it possible to just book an activity/accommodation?
Yes. We offer both together or separately. No matter what you have in mind contact us and we will be sure to see what we can do.
We had a wonderful weekend here at Ballyknocken bringing together the whole family to celebrate our Dad’s 80th birthday. It couldn’t have been better. We would definitely recommend Catherine, her family home and her team for a family event – the weekend was truly memorable. Thank you to all!

Sinead

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Where To Find Us

Ballyknocken Cookery School, House & Farm
Glenealy, Ashford, Co Wicklow,
A67 X720, Ireland
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