Conde Nast Traveler Villa Specialist

Only the best!  Havens & Hideaways specialise in finding wonderful houses in Ireland, Britain, France, Italy and Spain for anything from a couple of days to a few months.  With over 35 years of experience, not only do we have our own exclusive portfolio of properties, but we can also search for properties to match your specifications.  

About Us

John Colclough, a reformed tax lawyer, has organised tours around Britain and Ireland since 1978 and has worked closely with government and heritage historic house owners to develop their tourism potential. He has written widely on Irish food, houses, ghosts and antiques for several British, Irish and American newspapers and magazines and regularly lectures in America to heritage organisations on history, design and culture.  For the last 10 years he was a director of the Virtuoso On Site for Britain and Ireland, looking after vacations and meetings for some of the most demanding clients in the world, with the aim of always exceeeding expectations.


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  • April 16th, 2013


Contact Havens & Hideaways

John Colclough,  71 Waterloo Road, Dublin 4, Ireland

Phone: +353 86 8205220

Canada & US Toll Free : 1-888-414-5774