Preston House

Preston House is the perfect place to stay and enjoy The Power of Words Festival. A beautifully restored 18th Century Georgian House, with a private courtyard and wooded garden, located on the Main Street of our picturesque Heritage Town of Abbeyleix.

Boasting the home from home comforts of a fully equipped country kitchen, a drawing room, sitting room & two dining rooms, the six luxurious suites are individually decorated with a quirky mix of contemporary and antique furnishings,

Enjoy your stay here for the very special rate of €125.00 per room, per night. Minimum two-night stay. Stay a third night (Sunday) for only €60.00. Rate includes a generous Continental Breakfast.

Please email us here if you wish to avail of this offer.

Blackhill Woods 

Situated in Abbeyleix in the Laois Region, 1.6 km from Heritage House, Blackhill Woods features views of the garden. Sensory Gardens Dove House is 1.9 km from the property.

The accommodation is equipped with a TV. Every unit comes with a private bathroom with a hairdryer. Towels are provided.

You can engage in various activities, such as golfing and hiking. Heywood Garden is 6 km from Blackhill Woods, while Castlewood Equestrian Centre is 7 km away. The nearest airport is Waterford Airport, 106 km from the property, while Dublin Airport is 109 km away.

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Abbeyleix Manor 

One of the Midland’s leading hotels, the 3-star Abbeyleix Manor Hotel is one of the best hotels in Laois and offers a restful retreat and an ideal base to explore the Power of Words Festival 

We have a special rate for those staying for 1 night of €108 B&B per night for x2 nights stay in a double/twin (x2 person) room for any of the nights over the 19th - 21st. 

€118 B&B for double room for x1 night’s stay over any of the 3 nights.  

To book, please contact us here and mention 'The Power of Words Festival ' when booking