Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local, and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Overview of Bracken B&B

Photo gallery

Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Bracken B&B

3 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Babysitting

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGlendalough Cathedral4 min drive
    Popular LocationSt. Kevin's Church4 min drive
    Popular LocationGlendalough Tower5 min drive
    AirportDublin (DUB)61 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

Double Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area


Located in Glendalough, Bracken B&B is in a rural area and in the mountains. Sculpture in Woodland and Mottee Stone are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Greenan Farm Museum and Maze and Druids Glen Golf Club. Clara Lara Funpark and Kilmacurragh Botanic Gardens are also worth visiting. Practice your golf swing on a nearby course, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as hiking/biking trails in the area.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Glendalough Cathedral - 4 min drive
  • St. Kevin's Church - 4 min drive
  • Glendalough Tower - 5 min drive
  • Lower Lake - 5 min drive
  • Clara Lara Funpark - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Rathdrum Station - 14 min drive
  • Dublin Airport (DUB) - 61 min drive


  • Byrne & Woods — 7 min drive
  • Vartry House — 7 min drive
  • Tochar House — 7 min drive
  • Wok-u-like — 7 min drive
  • Heather's Bistro — 7 min drive

About this property

Bracken B&B

3-star country house near Wicklow Mountains National Park
Along with coffee/tea in a common area, this smoke-free country house has tour/ticket assistance and a garden. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a TV in a common area. All 3 rooms offer free WiFi, TVs with satellite channels, and hair dryers.
Bracken B&B offers 3 accommodations with hair dryers. Satellite television is provided. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare

Guest services

  • Tour/ticket assistance


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Hair dryer


  • Satellite channels
  • TV


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in from 3 PM - 6 PM


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This lodging property is rated 3 stars.

Property is also known as

Bracken B&B
Bracken B&B Glendalough
Bracken Glendalough
Bracken B&B Glendalough
Bracken B&B Country House
Bracken B&B Country House Glendalough

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Bracken B&B and receive a full refund?
Yes, Bracken B&B offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Bracken B&B cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Bracken B&B pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Bracken B&B?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Bracken B&B?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 6 PM.
What time is check-out at Bracken B&B?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Bracken B&B located?
Situated in the mountains, this country house is within 3 mi (5 km) of Wicklow Mountains National Park, Glendalough Cathedral, and Glendalough Tower. St. Kevin's Church and Lower Lake are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Overall score and ratings


Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 20 out of 48 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 19 out of 48 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 48 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 48 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 48 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice place to stay.
Really welcoming hosts. Breakfast great. Easy journey from Dublin by car. GPS helps. Bed good. Room nice.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2018

2/5 Poor

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Poor condition, even though property for sale. Felt as though just kicked kids out to take in guest
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2018

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
V Welcoming and Hospitable
V welcoming.! Jim and Julie couldnt have been nicer and more helpful . V convenient to Glendalough too
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent staff and beautiful grounds.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2018

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lovely place with delightful hist and hostess. Would stay there again. Great restaurant just down the road too. Breakfast was great too.
Stayed 1 night in May 2018

Stay in the know with the Expedia app

Get real-time notifications, view your trip details, and access mobile-only deals.

Text yourself a download link

By providing your number, you agree to receive a one-time automated text message with a link to get the app. Standard text message rates may apply.
Scan the QR code

Scan the QR code