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Summer Self Catering Breaks in the Boyne Valley

Date: 05/06/2024

With the summer months fast approaching, there is no better time to start planning your summer vacation to the Boyne Valley. If you are travelling as part of a family or group, then self-catering accommodation could be your best option. Have the freedom to eat out or dine in, have your own living space, while still being part of the group. We have some amazing self-catering options here in the Boyne Valley- from refurbished stables to seaside cottages and everything in between. Here are our top picks for your summer self-catering break in the Boyne Valley.

Bective Stud Self-Catering Apartments

Bective STUD

Bective Stud Self Catering apartments consists of 5 luxurious developed apartments just outside Trim. The apartments have everything you will need for your self-catering stay including a fully functioning kitchen/dining room, living area and generous en-suite bedrooms. They are located in the midst of Bective Stud Farm. On one side they overlook the stables and stunning full-sized racing horse water feature and on the other, they overlook the beautiful Val’s Garden. Find out more here.

Boyne View House Guest Accommodation

Boyne View

At Boyne View House you can choose from their nature immersive lodges or luxurious cottages within the farm. Both the Lodges and the Cottages are self-catering with all the facilities that you could need for your stay. The River Boyne is less than 100 metres away and the heritage town of Trim is a 5-minute drive. Find out more here.

Decoy Country Cottages


Escape to the Country at Decoy Country Cottages this summer. Our cottages have 1,2,3 and 4 bedrooms and are set in beautifully converted stables buildings surrounded by tranquil parkland countryside where you can relax, unwind and recharge your batteries. They also have a Games room called the den complete with DVD’s, boardgames, snooker table and more. Meet the alpacas and Buster the pony during your stay too! Find out more here.

Dunderry Lodge Self-Catering Apartments

dunderry lodge self cat

Stay close to all the action at Dunderry Self-Catering apartments. The apartments themselves are well suited to cater to your needs with a fully-fitted kitchen, garden, terrace, TV and more to enjoy during your stay. Guests can also enjoy free private parking and Wi-Fi during their stay. Find out more here.

The Hideaway at Fox Hollow


Hideaway at Foxhollow is a beautifully restored farmhouse which has been tastefully decorated retaining that cosy charm. This is self-catering with a difference with a farmhouse vibe like no other! Find out more here.

Johnsfort House


For a truly authentic farm stay this summer with the family, check into Johnsfort House outside Clonmellon. Meet Ború, Grace and Constance- our Highland Cattle, meet our Jacob sheep, Bantom hens, Dexter cattle, Shorthorn cattle, Dorset sheep and lambs. Bottle feed the baby lambs and collect your own eggs.  Stay in the stunning, peaceful, rural, lovingly restored Marianne Cottage or Bartholomew’s Loft- both sleep up to 5 guests. On arrival, you will be greeted with an abundance of Bairbre’s homemade brown bread with lots of fresh eggs from the hens that you can gather yourself. Find out more here.

Kilcloon Self-Catering Cottages


Kilcloon Holiday Homes are situated just outside of Dunboyne. Here you will find a cluster of self-catering cottages and lodges. This family run business is the ideal place for your vacation, featuring on site reception, ample private parking, a communal outdoor BBQ and picnic area, large outdoor chess and equestrian facilities await you. They also have a National Tour Guide on site offering escorted day tours & trips. Find out more here.

Kiltale Holiday Homes


Discover the award winning and family operated 4* Kiltale Holiday Homes in the heart of the Boyne Valley and its tourist attractions. Excellently located just 30 minutes from Dublin Airport, they offer our guests a unique farm and heritage experience just 5 minutes from the beautiful heritage town of Trim. From the breath-taking Stone Cottage to the converted milking parlour, the beautiful and diverse range of 8 self-catering accommodation options (Sleeps from 3-12 guests) ensures they can cater for all your needs. Find out more here.

Kileen Castle Lodges

Killua castle self cat

The lodge accommodations have a beautiful design and come equipped with high-quality interior fixtures and fittings that can be found in a four-star hotel. They provide spacious and comfortable accommodation, equipped with all necessary amenities to ensure a pleasant stay, including air conditioning and complimentary Wi-Fi. All accommodations offer light-filled rooms that present stunning views of the green, yellow, and gold picturesque landscapes. Find out more here.

Orchard Holiday Village


The Orchard Holiday Village in Slane currently offers 3 three-bedroom townhouses and 1 two bedroom townhouse, these houses are fully equipped for a practical and luxurious self-catering stay in the Boyne Valley. Find out more here.

Rock Farm Slane

Rock Farm

Lime House at Rock Farm Slane is the largest straw-bale residential house in Ireland with six generous ensuite bedrooms and ample luxurious living space. The house is situated on the organic farm with Farm tours available and the pretty town of Slane nearby. Find out more here.

Steeple View Trim

Steeple View Trim

Steeple View is a luxury holiday home located in Trim town. The property has three bedrooms ensuite, shower room and the space to comfortably sleep four - five guests. There is a large living room and a well-equipped kitchen leading on to a patio area with outdoor furniture. All the main attractions in Trim are only a walk away. Find out more here.

The Cottages Ireland

the cottages

Dating back over 300 years, The Cottages Ireland are 6 exclusive, luxurious thatched holiday cottages superbly set in a hamlet like setting on Ireland’s east coast. These unique 5 star whitewashed seaside cottages are situated on the famous six mile sandy beach between the villages of Bettystown and Laytown, just 25 minutes from Dublin Airport, making them the perfect base from which to explore the hidden treasures of the Boyne Valley and Ireland’s Ancient East. Find out more here.

You really are spoiled for choice when looking for self-catering accommodation in the Boyne Valley. Get your bags packed, plan your itinerary and enjoy your stay! We can’t wait to welcome you.

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