Ballyknocken House and Cookery School
Accomodation & Cookery School
Located in the Garden of Ireland Ballyknocken House Farm & Cookery School conveniently located only 40 minutes from Dublin, making it the perfect location for a foodie, leisure break or walking holiday.
Explore the Wicklow way, visit the early Christian monastic settlement of Glendalough, or relax in one of the wonderful local houses and gardens which have afforded Wicklow its title of Garden of Ireland enjoying the great outdoors of Ireland’s Ancient East. Or come and join us for a weekend foodie short break and join us for a cookery class of your choice.
Ballyknocken House is a 4* Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast and is the perfect location for all types of leisure breaks, whether you are looking for a romantic retreat, a family break, private party or a foodie shortbreak. Home to Catherine Fulvio where her family has been for almost 100 years she continues to enjoy working and living at Ballyknocken House & Cookery School with her family.
The four star Victorian Farmhouse boasts seven beautifully appointed rooms all with period features in a picturesque setting. Located only 29miles from Dublin the grounds are extensive offering a large vegetable garden and an exotic herb garden which supplies seasonal home grown ingredients to the guesthouse and cookery school.
“By now Ballyknocken must be the best- known farmhouse in the country”
Pól Ó Conghaile
Travel Expert, Writer & Editor
The Cookery School...
A recipe for success Ballyknocken Cookery School opened almost 20 years ago in the old milking parlour which has been purposefully converted into cookery school perfectly equipped for all levels and types of cookery classes.
Winner of the Cordon D’Or Cookery School of the year, Ballyknocken Cookery School is the perfect venue for a corporate teambuilding event, a novel and memorable Hen or Private Party or simply come and join one of our many themed public cookery classes hosted throughout the year. Catherine’s easy and soul-satisfying food with a strong local and seasonal emphasis, offers minimal fuss and will feed your love of cooking.
Classes cost from €140 per person.
Perfect for all occasions, private functions, hen and birthday parties are catered for at Ballyknocken Cookery School which can accommodate groups from 10 to 200.