Fri, 10 Apr | Ballyglass Country House

Babbles Easter Retreat 2020

A woolly refuge from the wider world over the Easter weekend 10th - 13th April 2020. Come join us in the Woodlands of Tipperary for a retreat full of the fibre crafts.
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Babbles Easter Retreat 2020

Time & Location

10 Apr 2020, 12:00 – 13 Apr 2020, 16:00
Ballyglass Country House, Tipperary Glen of Aherlow Road E34NP59Co, Ballyglass Upper, Tipperary, Ireland

About the Event

Babbles Retreat is a relaxed two or three day event where crafters, knitters, crocheters, weavers and spinners can come away from the stresses of normal life and spend time relaxing around a small group of like minded people. The event is intimate and spaces are limited to 11 attendees. 

Three nights B&B and two evening meals in a Double Room per person - €319

Three nights B&B and two evening meals in a Single Room - €309

Single bed in a Triple room sharing - €299

Two nights B&B one evening meal Double Room per person sharing - €249

Two nights B&B one evening meal Single Room €239

Single bed in a Triple room sharing per person sharing - €229

The old country house is a perfect example of Traditional Irish hospitality. Ruth and her family provide utmost comfort and a constant supply of tea coffee and hilarious stories to accompany the lovely comfortable lounge space. The Old Forge Bar is connected to the house and a place to obtain whatever tipple tickles your fancy, mere steps away! 

The above price includes bed and breakfast for your chosen length of stay, dinner on friday night in the forge bar, all lunches and a saturday makers dinner (with entry into the raffle), Sunday lunch and all teas, coffees, scones and surpise suppers! Expect to be fed, REGULARLY. 

You will also recieve a special little retreat gift as a thank you for attending. 

On Saturday, join us for the Makers Market which opens from 12-2pm. A select group of hand makers from all over the island of Ireland are going to be presenting their gorgeous hand dyed fibre and yarn. We also have sewists exhibiting this retreat with a gorgeous selection of handmade bags for sale.

During the weekend there will be crafts set up for people to try, such as Weaving and Spinning on traditional spinning wheels, courtesy of the Irish Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.

There are beautiful walks available in the beautiful countryside of the Glen of Aherlow which are accessible by foot or a short drive away.

We would love to see you there.

Accessibility information - There are no ground floor rooms available as of yet at Ballyglass Country House. Every room as at least one flight of stairs to access them. 

Allergy Information - All dietary requirements can be accommodated. 

Registration is Closed

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