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The Auld Shop House, Countryside View Room

Mark is a Superhost.

The Auld Shop House, Countryside View Room

Private room in house
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
Sparkling clean
4 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Mark is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

We are ideally located in the heart of the Irish Midlands with the towns of Portlaoise and Athy, Stradbally, Carlow, Kildare about 20 minutes drive and Kilkenny and Dublin approximately 40 minutes. Also right across the road is Ballintubbert House, which is a popular wedding venue during the high season.



Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed



7 reviews
Grace User Profile
September 2019
I’d highly recommend a stay at the Auld Shop House. Mark is an excellent host - quick to respond to emails and very welcoming and friendly. The accommodation is exactly as described in the ad. The room was sparkling clean and the accommodation is just a 1-minute walk to…
Pete User Profile
September 2019
Top experience. Couldn't recommend it enough
James User Profile
August 2019
Although this property is being extensively renovated it does not distracted from the fact it is a lovely home also, both Mark and Eamon could not do enough for me. I was visiting friends and family in Kildare and this was the ideal spot to stop off at, a 40 minute train ride…
Damien User Profile
August 2019
Stayed here for a wedding in Ballytubbert House and this accommodation is right across the road. The host was nice and good to deal with, the place is an old house but lovely and full of character. The room was nice, comfortable and clean. Fully recommend.
Zoya User Profile
August 2019
I really enjoyed my stay at Mark place. The whole cottage including room was very cozy, clean and lovely. Mark and his friend Eamon were extremely kind and supportive.
Alan User Profile
July 2019
We stayed to attend a wedding at Ballintubbert house. Perfect location right across the road from the venue. Mark is a fantastic host and made us very welcome. Room was super comfortable.
Claire User Profile
May 2019
Mark and Eamon were really helpful and hospitable during my one night stay in Ballintubbert. Mark was super-responsive on email coming up to my stay and it was all pretty seamless. I was going to a wedding at Ballintubbert House which was literally across the street so location…

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Ballintubbert, IrelandJoined in April 2019
Mark User Profile
14 Reviews
Mark is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Welcome to The Auld Shop House. This is a period building which we are slowly and lovingly restoring and renovating to a high standard. We cannot promise you the luxury of 5 Star hotel trimmings, but we can offer you a warm welcome, a warm and clean bed and room and bathroom and…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Checkout: 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
12:00 pm

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed
  • Smoking is allowed


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