The Hen House

Lismullen near Navan, County Meath (Ref. 1033588)


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Decoy Country Cottages

Set amongst the rolling hills of Ireland's Ancient East in County Meath, within the borders of Lismullen, is this charming collection of eight cottages, clustered around a courtyard and offering wonderful holiday accommodation. Decoy County Cottages range from one to four bedroom properties, each with stylish and contemporary décor, whilst still offering a homely feel with classic touches like having multi-fuel stoves within the sitting room, perfect for warming up on a winter night. Relax with your loved ones amidst on the soft seating, with a TV to watch a favourite film on, or head into the spacious kitchen/diner to settle around the table for a board game. Each kitchen gleams with sleek units holding quality appliances making your self-catered stay a breeze, whip up some tasty dishes or pack picnics for a day outdoors, or simply rest at the breakfast bar with a refreshing drink in hand. This wonderful group benefits from a fantastic games room which will entertain for hours, shared between the properties it contains a pool table among other games, as well as a gym to get in some holiday workouts and stay on top of your routine, and for those who enjoy being pampered, book in at the on-site spa for a relaxing treatment. Children will adore the playground which is an excellent feature especially in summer, and you can watch on from the picnic area and soak in the rays. When you are in need of rest after all these busy activities, find respite in the bedrooms, with some benefiting from super-king-size beds, you can spread out under the covers and re-energise for the next day, with en-suite bathrooms adjoining most rooms, you only have to take a few steps out of bed before you can delight in a hot shower or a relaxing soak to start your day. Around a 20-minute drive will bring you to one of County Meath's attractions Brú na Bóinne, where Neolithic passage tombs are still there today, visit all three Knowth, Newgrange and Dowth, built some 5,000 years ago, and it is one of only three World Heritage Sites in Ireland. Over on the coast in Laytown, Europe's only approved beach racing takes place once a year since 1868, the Laytown Races, a lively event with a bustling atmosphere. Close to home is Slane Castle, set in a 1,500 acre estate in the Boyne Valley, with tours of the castle and the on-site distillery available. Decoy Country Cottages provide a place to bring together your loved ones in this beautiful and vast landscape, offering all you need for a wondrous self-catered stay in Ireland.

The property

The Hen House is a delightful property resting within a group of eight properties in Lismullen, County Meath.

Hosting two bedrooms including a super-king-size room and a double sofa bed room which has an en-suite bathroom holding a Jacuzzi bath with a shower over, sleeping up to two guests.

On the ground floor there is a kitchen/diner, a sitting room with a multi-fuel stove, and a cloakroom while outside there is a shared garden with a children's play area, barbecue and a picnic area.

There is also a shared games room and gym, with off-road parking available in the car park.

Make The Hen House your nest for your Irish adventure.


Two bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size, 1 x double sofa bed with en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, shower over, basin and WC. Cloakroom with basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with multi-fuel stove


  • Electric central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer, TV with satellite and DVD, CD player with MP3, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Off-road parking in the car park close to the cottages
  • Shared gardens with children's play area, barbecue and picnic area
  • Shared use of The Den with games room and gym
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop within 4.6 miles, pub within 2.1 miles

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Drogheda 17.1 miles; Dublin 33 miles.

County Cavan is a relaxing haven with something to suit all tastes. Enjoy the local's love of traditional music and some of the best restaurants in the country while surrounded by fantastic scenery and plenty of fishing lakes.

Navan is a bustling town in east Ireland, set within County Meath, it is a hub of activity. Home to a great selection of shops, pubs and restaurants as well as a park and is the meeting place of the River Blackwater and the River Boyne. Catch a film at the The Arc Cinema on a rainy afternoon, wander around Blackwater Park, take strolls along the River Boyne or take a shopping trip around Navan Shopping Centre.