ASSETS beauty Louise Kavanagh is set to fulfil a lifelong dream later this summer when she visits the Playboy mansion in Hollywood.
The Diary can reveal how the stunning Dubliner, who has just started her new role as a croupier at London's newly opened Playboy club, has been given an open invitation by Hugh Hefner to come and visit his swanky LA pad.
Louise (24) explained how the newly single Playboy magazine publisher extended the invite to all 70 of the young women chosen to work at his brand new UK club, when he jetted into town for its VIP launch party earlier this month.
And despite the 85-year-old's recent heartbreak, which saw him dumped by his fiancee Crystal Harris just days before their no expense spared wedding was due to take place, the Dublin model insists she won't be offering him her shoulder to cry on.
"I don't think I'd be his type, I'm not blonde," she laughed. "I'm definitely a million percent going to go over to the mansion, though.
"We have an open invitation to go and just chill out by the pool and relax whenever we want, so myself and a few of the other bunnies are hoping to go at the end of the summer.
"It's definitely something I want to do. It's a once in a lifetime opportunity. We've nothing booked yet but we're going to start planning it soon."
Louise went on to explain how she's settling into her new role as a croupier at the prestigious Playboy club without any difficulty, despite her dislike of maths when she was in school.
The bubbly model spent two-and-a-half months holed up at a special 'Bunny School' in Covent Garden, London, earlier this year, where she learned how to play the casino games.
And while she admits that it was a struggle to keep her good news under wraps, Louise says her fellow colleagues at Assets model agency have been a real source of support for her throughout the whole journey.
According to the former Miss Universe Ireland contestant: "It's all going really well and it's just really exciting and very busy.
"It's actually hilarious that I ended up as a dealer because I was always rubbish at maths in school. It all happened so quickly and I couldn't really tell anyone, which was difficult.
"I'm still back and forth between home and London every so often and the girls like Michele (McGrath) and Karena (Graham) have been fantastic.
"They're always there for me and I love going home to catch up with them," she added.
Despite being contracted to the Playboy club, Louise says she is still happy to take on the odd job for her modelling agency Assets when she comes home to visit.
The leggy beauty, who previously dated Dr Quirkey's heir Andy Quirke, was remaining tight-lipped when it came to her lovelife, however, explaining that she is enjoying dating and meeting new people.