We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Decoy Country Cottages

Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
No availability for your dates from these sites
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Decoy Country Cottages
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

243 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Decoy Country Cottages
See the most recent reviews
Showing 241: English reviews
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Found Decoy Cottages while looking for a place to stay as a base for going to a Slane concert! It was the perfect place to get ready for the madness and to recover afterwards. Our hosts even organised a bus to bring us and collect us which made the whole weekend easier also. As it was the bank holiday weekend,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Triona M
Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2015

the accommodation was second to none, from start to finish we were made welcome, perfect quiet setting along with central location for when we wanted to let our hair down, we have already planned our next break here and this will be one of many more to come!! relaxed, refreshed and recharged, much more than we expexted for the price...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank kieranparr
PaulaIrwin, Owner at Decoy Country Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Kieran Thank you so much for your very kind words. We are always delighted when guests enjoy their stay with us and look forward to welcoming you again in the future Best wishes Paula

Reviewed 13 May 2015

As a group of 20 (adults and children) we visited the cottages and rented three for the weekend. The houses are spacious and well equipped with everything necessary; it was definitely a home-from-home in terms of the facilites - a cot and highchair were provided. Paula, the owner, was great in terms of her helpfulness. Emails and requests were dealt...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank gem2002
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 April 2015

We stayed in the Tack Room which was really well equipped, just like being in the comfort of your own home. We would definitely stay again, The welcome pack of milk, butter, bread, eggs and chocolates was a really nice touch, and demonstrates just how much thought goes into the needs of their guests. Paula game to check on us...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank K80Heaven
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We only spent a few nights at The Decoy Country Cottages and wished we could've stayed longer. The place was absolutely fantastic. There were extra touches which made the experience even better, there was a welcome pack of milk, butter, bread, eggs and chocolates etc. which we weren't expecting and there was also a communal cottage where we could gather...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Steve_Bewley
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Put a deposit on over the phone with Paula of Decoy cottages. I had seen free cancellation policies on other websites such as Navan.a-Ireland.com where it states that there is a free cancellation up to two days before arrival. On booking I was not informed that I would lose my 100 euro deposit ,due to change in circumstances I phoned...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ciaran D
PaulaIrwin, Owner at Decoy Country Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Edel Thank you for your review about your recent experience when booking your break at Decoy Country Cottages. In your review you state that you have seen free cancellation policies on other third party website such as Booking.com - you had the choice of making your booking through that website and paying no deposit. However you chose to contact...

Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We've just returned from a week's stay in the Hen House and would highly recommend Decoy Cottages to anyone looking for a comfortable, peaceful home from home in an ideal location for discovering the delights of County Meath as well as Dublin and Belfast. In addition to the excellent accommodation, there is also a spa facility and a gym and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank PirateQueen2013
County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 5 March 2015

It was a lovely place to stay as we had a wedding and was close to where the wedding reception was and so close to everything. look forward to going again sometime soon.would recommend this place to family and friends.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Debs2070
Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Perfect escape and hub if you would like to see the surrounding areas including Dublin. Highly recommended. Perfect place if you wish to relax and get yourself back to neutral. Such a homely and warm feel about the place.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Conor147
County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 11 February 2015

I was booking the cottages for a group of 20-30 people and I found the whole experience fantastic. Paula couldn't have been more helpful in helping me organise the group as due to a numbers increase I had to add another house at short notice. The directions and helpful tips which I was sent well in advance of arrival were...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank soc8787

91 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (78)
Viewed
Room/Suite (19)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (42)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (13)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
Other (1)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Navan
14.2 km away
Pillo Hotel Ashbourne
Pillo Hotel Ashbourne
#1 of 3 in Ashbourne
1,397 reviews
8.4 km away
Newgrange Hotel
Newgrange Hotel
#2 of 4 in Navan
610 reviews
5.2 km away
Bellinter House
Bellinter House
#1 of 4 in Navan
835 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
13.4 km away
Knightsbrook Hotel & Golf Resort
7.1 km away
Ardboyne Hotel
Ardboyne Hotel
#3 of 4 in Navan
343 reviews
14.7 km away
Trim Castle Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxurious self-catering accommodation in the heart of historic County Meath. A haven of peace away from the pressures of today's hectic lifestyle. Houses range from 1 - 4 bedrooms. Ideal location for families and groups. Beautiful courtyard gardens. All marble or solid oak floors. Underfloor heating throughout. Playground, BBQ area, Boules alley, private parking, all mod cons. Great range of golf courses nearby. Horse riding and fishing locally. Beauty treatments available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Decoy Country Cottages

Address: Decoy House | Garlow Cross, Navan, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Navan
Price Range: RM465 - RM1,429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Decoy Country Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Decoy Country Cottages reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Decoy Country Cottages staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Decoy Country Cottages staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The kitchen in the Loft is big enough to sit 30 people at dinner time.”
318mariepierrem, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“All beds are comfy, and we did not feel cold at all under the duvets.”
sbQ458ZA, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Didn't realise you had to slide the sides of the light over the bathroom sink to expose a shaver socket and the light switch! ”
BAL060, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Everything you need for a good night's sleep.”
N3608PHmelaniec, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“"The Stables" is a perfect choice for 3 couples.”
744aspasiaa, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Check these sites for availability
Booking.com
Priceline
Agoda.com
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates