Swiss Cottage, Cahir

#4 of 97 in Things to do in County Tipperary
Must see · Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
Unbothered by large tourist crowds, Swiss Cottage represents an endearing decorated cottage designed by famous Regency architect John Nash. Take a guided tour to explore the elegantly decorated rooms, the spiral staircase, and especially the salon walls--adorned with one of the first commercially produced Parisian wallpapers. When you are finished, follow the short wooded path to the nearby Cahir Castle. Plan to visit Swiss Cottage and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Cahir attractions using our Cahir travel app.
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  • It didn't say when it is close. So when we arrived there, we discover it was closed. We have a look from outside and had a nice walking.  more »
  • The tour guide we had at the Cahir Castle highly recommended that we take the time and visit the Swiss Cottage as it had just opened for the season. We drove to the nearby parking lot and there is a....  more »
  • Such a neat place. Love that everything about it is different. Had our own private tour as it was the last of the day. Nice change from all of the castle ruins we had been seeing.
  • Interesting place. We had an informative guided tour. Pity there is no disabled access upstairs.

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