Knockahopple Cottage

County céad míle fáilte - a hundred thousand welcomes Ireland

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Magnificent Day Trips

Your dream trip to Ireland

A personal tour customized especially for you

Meet your host

Meet your host

Welcome to Knockahopple Cottage. My name is Liam Hughes, and I’ve been providing customized tours of Ireland since 2000. Knockahopple has been my little labor of love for over 20 years now.

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A completely personalized tour of Ireland

A completely personalized tour of Ireland

Go where you want, when you want. I don’t follow a standard, pre-set itinerary. Instead, every day of your trip will be fine-tuned to your interests, the weather, the pace you want to keep, and your mood.

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Your own Irish cottage

Your own Irish cottage

At Knockahopple, you will find yourself completely at ease because you’re the only guests staying in the home. You can make yourself comfortable… slip into a fluffy robe; read a book; enjoy a complimentary tea, coffee, or beverage of your choice.

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Comments from past guests

Read more of what others had to say about their stay with Liam

What a beautiful place! What a wonderful time! Thank you for showing us the “real Ireland.”
Sandra P – Ishpeming, MI

You’ve completely spoiled us and we’ll never want to travel without a “Liam.”
Emily S – Baton Rouge, LA

Your kindness and Irish hospitality was wonderful.
Beth B – Bangladesh, India

There a no words to express my joy at being here – nor my sadness in leaving.
Gaeney R – West Bend, IN

Your knowledge is remarkable and your ability to share it is even more remarkable.
John M – Milwaukee, WI

I had a blast these ten days! You are such a great guy and tour guide!
Aimee U – Wauwatosa, WI

Ireland has become our Mecca thanks to Liam’s love & knowledge of all things Irish.
Jim & Betty S – Phoenix, AZ

You are the perfect host and Knockahopple will be with us forever.
Thelma & Pat G – Milwaukee, WI

It was an opportunity of a lifetime, one I will treasure always.
Beverly S — Baton Rouge, LA

I was amazed to glimpse a hidden side to Irish culture I never would’ve seen on a bus tour.
Jen L – Carlsbad, CA

  • Sandra P – Ishpeming, MI
  • Emily S – Baton Rouge, LA
  • Beth B – Bangladesh, India
  • Gaeney R – West Bend, IN
  • John M – Milwaukee, WI
  • Aimee U – Wauwatosa, WI
  • Jim & Betty S – Phoenix, AZ
  • Thelma & Pat G – Milwaukee, WI
  • Beverly S — Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Jen L – Carlsbad, CA