Kilkenny Bed& Breakfast
Ireland > Kilkenny > Callan > Bed & Breakfasts > Moonarch B&B

BED and
Moonarch B&B Logo
Telephone: + + (353) 56 77 25810

Moonarch Bed and Breakfast, Callan Co Kilkenny is an Award Winning Bed & Breakfast which has been in operation since 1993. For the past 23 years it has been rewarded with many National Awards for the consistent high standards. it maintains, for it's spark of warmth and true unparalleled Irish hospitality. At Moonarch, our aim is to provide you with an exceptional accommodation quality with a personal touch, in a friendly family atmosphere.

Moonarch Bed & Breakfast is set in a scenic rural setting, surrounded by 2 acres of mature gardens, each room looks out onto the garden.


Moonarch is an ideal location for walking, cycling or just strolling through the unspoiled countryside. At Moonarch, you will experience the peaceful atmosphere which is enchanted by the fine reputation for hospitality and good cuisine. All rooms are ensuite with a garden view, providing tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, Iron & Ironing board, luggage rack and complimentary bottled Spring water.

An extensive breakfast menu is available and all diets are catered for.

Moonarch is situated just off the N76 on the R 692.....2 kms South West of the small heritage town of Callan, Ancestral home to the Candler family, founders of "Coca Cola" company, James Hoban...Architect of the White House Washington DC. Tony O'Malley world renowned Artist. Callan is also home to the only remaining family run Crystal factory in Ireland "Kilkenny Crystal".

Nearby attractions are: Kells Priory seven square towers, the Ancient Celtic Crosses at Ahenny & Kilkieran, Dolmen at Harristown, Jerpoint Abbey & Woodstock Victorian gardens. The area is equally noted for its wonderful sporting & recreational attractions with some of the finest golf courses, equestrian facilities, attractive great houses & gardens, pre historic monuments & high crosses.

Kilkenny City which is situated a short distance away is also famous for pottery and has much more to discover.

Our warm welcome will make you feel relaxed and comfortable and after a long & tiring day touring the highways & byways of the countryside you are guaranteed a good nights's sleep in this peaceful location......

"Moonarch" over the years has enjoyed the company of so many nationalities, many of whom return again & again. With the tranquillity of Rural Ireland at "Moonarch" this must complete the receipe of an unique holiday experience

Over the years we have enjoyed the company of visitors of all nationalities, many of whom return again and again .  Here is what they have to say
Moonarch B&B
If there were words to describe Margaret Treacy & Moonarch B&B, they would only be in varying degrees of superlavaties because no words can quite capture the essence of the woman, her home, her food, her kindness, the extras she offers, but more than anything, the consistent efforts she makes for her guests.... way beyond the call of duty. I & M Thomason, Unst, Shteland.

Margaret. Thank you for your real Irish hospitality, & making us feel so welcome and well card for. Your attention to details is outstanding. V & V Petersen Placeville, CA.

Thank you for your wonderful hospitality and sharing with us your local history, you were just great and you've a lovely home. We will tell all our friends...... A, M B & M Shavel. Savannah, GA, USA.

Such a beautiful B&B. Thank you for your gracious hospitality and those delicious breakfasts. Margaret, you are truly a star. P&D Hopsick Brisbane, Australia.

We had a wonderful stay, Margaret is so accommodating, charming and lovely. Her home is peaceful, cam and colourful. Loved the walks in the garden and will never forget the Yum breakfasts so beautifully presented. We'll tell the Aussie's "Moonarch" is a must destination. R&J Ludlow, Victoria, Australia.

Staying at Moonarch was such a great experience, very peaceful and cosy place with a magical hostess.. Margaret. We loved the "Irish Coffees" and the very genuine and warm welcome. C&R Souder, Alberta, Canada.

Margaret, you truly portray the best of personalities and offer amazing hospitality only found in Ireland. Thank you so much. J&S&E Menger, Holland.

Very nice place, very creative gardens, deliciously presented breakfasts. Margaret is the "Martha Stewart" of Ireland!!!! M&M Tacher, Bellevue, WA.

Will never forget our stay at the romantic "Moonarch" Bed & Breakfast, what a lovely home and setting with an amazing hostess. Thanks for the memories of an unforgettable holiday.. J F & C Bauder, Belgium.

Memories of great evenings spent in the garden sipping "Margarets's special recipe Irish coffees" and her delicious and beautifully presented breakfasts. "Moonarch" was surely a little bit of heaven. C&N Baumme, Pretoria, South Africa.

Thank you Margaret for my best Birthday ever and our first Anniversary, you are such a charming hostess, nothing too much trouble.. Perfection at it's best. N&D Kelly-Hansen Colerado, USA.

Thank you for a very warm and most welcoming hospitality. The best B&B of our 12 days in Ireland. A great finish to our first Irish holiday and all because of you Margaret. A&M&S Dal Javhien, Israel.

It has really been a pleasure to be guests at your home. This is our 7th time in B&B and "Moonarch" is the very best, it is like 5***** or better, the rooms are so bright and nice, the gardens are so colourful and the food at breakfast time is just beautiful, wholesome and fresh. Margaret.. you are the best. E&O Bokvist, Sweden.

Our visit to Ireland has left us with many memories, it has been a dream experience, but the one most precious is our stay at the "Moonarch", because meeting and chatting with people like Margaret Treacy with her charm, generosity and a unique natural flair that instantly made us feel we had a new friend. L&A Vella Brineat, Malta.

We are situated in County Kilkenny with easy access to all of southeast Ireland.

Our Address: Moonarch B&B, Mullinahone Rd, Callan, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
Telephone: + + (353) 56 77 25810
GPS: Lat: N52.53097 Long: W7.42369

Find out more--about our location, what you can expect as our guests, our great rates, the many activities in the area, and the awards we have received--by clicking on the links at the top or bottom of the page.

For further inquiries or to make reservations you can write, phone or email us at the address above. We look forward to hearing from you.

© 2006 Moonarch B&B