Why Self Catering?

Self Catering in Wicklow

A Wicklow self catering holiday in Aughavannagh Cottage is the perfect way to both relax and explore the beautiful Wicklow Mountains. Whilst you’ll appreciate the total privacy and seclusion afforded by this Wicklow holiday home and its garden, a wide range of pretty villages such as Aughrim, Laragh and Rathdrum are only minutes away and provide a good range of shops and supermarkets for your vacation.

A Wicklow self catering holiday home is an ideal way to see this beautiful county. Wicklow, whilst famous for its beautiful scenery, doesn’t have the same high profile as some other parts of Ireland. For those in the know however, this can be a great advantage. It means you can often walk, hike, ride or drive for miles on end without meeting hordes of people. For those looking for self catering near Dublin, Irelands capital is also easily accessible and for those who want to see the city or visit friends or family in Dublin, a Wicklow holiday home such as Aughavannagh Cottage can be the perfect solution. 

Self catering in Ireland is a popular choice for those with families or for a group of friends. Renting a Wicklow cottage means you can cook at the cottage or choose from a wide range of restaurants and pubs in the area – many of which serve excellent Irish food. A few points to consider when looking at your choices. Is it an authentic cottage? Is it located in an area of outstanding natural beauty? Is it easy to get to yet guaranteed to offer peace and quiet? Aughavannagh delivers all of this and more - see our guest comments for some comments about our Wicklow holiday home.

The other great advantage of Aughavannagh Cottage is that it’s located only a few minutes from the Wicklow Way walking trail – making it very popular with walkers and hikers of every ability. For groceries and other supplies and are also handy for such essentials as a quiet pint of Guinness!

Importantly for a self catering break in Ireland, each has a good range of pubs and restaurants and countless opportunities to enjoy great Wicklow food. Whilst Aughavannagh Cottage offers peace and quiet, Wicklow also packs an amazing variety of scenery into a manageable area and you are never far away from a host of other worthwhile attractions including great hill walking and hiking.