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House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 9
This magnificent home is set on a secluded site with its own wooded area and private stream 4 miles from Carlingford. It offers quality contemporary interiors with every modern comfort to relax and refresh you, and give you a home from home feel not to mention a decking area where you can dine el-fresco and take in the breath taking scenery of the surrounding Mourne Mountains and Carlingford Lough. This definitely has the WOW factor!
If you are interested in Hill walking holidays, golf holidays, weekend breaks or wish to visit the area to sample its wealth of pubs and restaurants, Carlingford Cottage is the ideal location.
Carlingford is a magical village full of character and is one of the best preserved medieval villages in Ireland. The village is steeped in history with many heritage sites and narrow Mediaeval streets and lanes. Carlingford harbour with the majestic backdrop of Slieve Foye mountain and the famous mountains of Mourne across the lough all combine to make Carlingford unique in Ireland. Carlingford boasts many of Ireland's finest restaurants and pubs where you can enjoy the traditional Irish Culture and nightlife on offer.
Carlingford is also renowned for its many annual events and festivals throughout the year with the internationally renowned Carlingford Oyster festival in August, walking festivals, and a leprechaun Hunt in March, among others.
*Parkland golf course Ballymascanlain 18 hole - 20 mins away
*Carlingford yacht club and marina - 4 miles away
*Ferry to Warrenpoint
*Popular area for hill walking with many sign posted routes.
Fishing, Golf, Walking, Traditional Music, Water sports, Horse riding, Childrens Playground, Sailing 0.6 miles
Carlingford Cottage is also the perfect location for touring further afield with Dublin little over an hours drive and Belfast approximately 40 minutes away.
WiFi internet is available in many local hotels, restaurants and bars.
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Templetown Beach 10 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Belfast/Dublin 100 km, Nearest railway: Newry 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 9|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Lower Ground floor: The master bedroom boasts a king-size double bed with ensuite shower room, and patio doors which open on to a large decking area overlooking Carlingford Lough, and The Mourne Mountains beyond.
The other bedroom has a large oak king-size bed and a generous single bed again with patio doors opening onto the deck area. There is also a large bathroom with bath and separate shower.
In the expansive hall area there is a sofa bed with easy access to the main bathroom, and a sliding patio door onto the decking area.
First Floor: The living quarters are actually upstairs to make the most of the commanding views. With open Plan lounge/kitchen/diner and balcony accessed through sliding patio doors and Utility room
Twin bedroom with two single beds adjacent to the upstairs bathroom with shower and WC.
Electricity and oil central heating included, Crisp white bed linen and towels included, Play station games console, hairdryer, welcome pack, high chair, travel cot, stair gate, TV, sky, music centre, dvd player, fridge- freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, tumble dryer
|Further details outdoors|
Situated just off a quiest country lane, the property has an extensive private landscaped garden which is partially enclosed. With large grass lawn the property has lots of space for kids to enjoy. The timber decked area, with picnic bench, and unique stone built BBQ and chimenea are perfect for summer entertaining. A large gravel drive offers ample private off road parking. The property offers stunning views over Carlingford Lough and the Mourne Mountains, and The Cooley Mountains.
You can take a leisurely stroll to the village of Omeath for essential supplies or a refreshing drink in the local pubs. If you are feeling a little more energetic you can follow one of the many designated walking routes right on your doorstep. The new 6.2km greenway cycle path from Omeath to Carlingford follows the route of the old railway line between Carlingford Marina and Griers Quay Omeath providing cyclists and walkers with a safe track offering spectacular views along the scenic coast of Carlingford Lough.
The East Ireland region
The property is centrally located between Belfast and Dublin, making it an ideal location for touring. The historic Cooley Peninsula, is a mecca for walkers with an abundance of routes through the Cooley Mountains right on your doorstep. Excellent fishing, yachting, and golf are all available close by.
Carlingford is a magical village full of character and is one of the best preserved mediaeval villages in Ireland. With its history and narrow Mediaeval streets, lanes that lead to the harbour, majestic Slieve Foye mountain and the famous mountains of Mourne across the lough all combine to make Carlingford unique in Ireland. Carlingford boasts many bustling restaurants and pubs where you can enjoy the traditional Irish Culture and nightlife on offer and sample a pint of Guinness along with the famous Carlingford Oysters!
The new 6.2km greenway cycle path from Omeath to Carlingford follows the route of the old railway line between Carlingford Marina and Griers Quay Omeath providing cyclists and walkers with a safe track offering spectacular views along the scenic coast of Carlingford Lough.
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15 May 2014
"I couldn't wish for a better place to stay-perfect!"
This was all I imagined it to be---The perfect area to stay in Ireland! The area was so beautiful and relaxing with the rolling hills, woods and water. It was just a short ride to town where there ar… More
7 Apr 2014
"Highly recommended. Fabulous property."
Beautiful property in gorgeous surroundings. 7km from Carlingford. Stayed in property with 8 women for birthday party. Very relaxing and close enough to Carlingford which was e3 per person in minibus/… More
19 Mar 2014
"Perfect home, perfect location"
1H from Belfast, 1H30 from Dublin, close to the pretty Carlingford village. Very comfortable, well equipped and pleasant house, spacious but not too huge, easy to feel at home. Amazing view on the Car… More
19 Mar 2014
"Beautiful House & Views"
We stayed in the house with our children and other family to celebrate St Patricks weekend. The house is excellent with lovely views. The three bedrooms are all a good size and the kitchen and loung… More
Thank you for your lovely review! I'm glad you and your family had an enjoyable break over St Patricks weekend and we would be happy to welcome you back to Carlingford Cottage in the near future.
19 Feb 2014
"A Relaxing Location"
The house was very comfortable and spotless. It is very family friendly as it has plenty of space. We enjoyed the views and visiting Carlingford.… More
I'm glad you had an enjoyable stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
29 Dec 2013
"Excellent accommodation with breathtaking views!"
My parents, partner and sister stayed here over the Christmas holidays. Our guests were impressed by this stunning house nestled in the mountains. The house was practically but beautifully presented t… More
Thank you for your lovely review! I'm glad you and your family had an enjoyable Christmas break and we would be happy to welcome you back to Carlingford Cottage in the near future.
1 Oct 2013
"best irish cottage"
My family & I stayed 4 nights,the information to reach the cottage & key collection was very clear & easy,the pictures/description of house are also matching.The house is set in a rurual location ove… More
I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future
13 Aug 2013
Myself, my husband, 8 yr. old daughter, my sister, and 9 yr. old niece stayed at the Carlingford Cottage for over a glorious week!!! The views are breathtaking, it's quiet and private and just lovely. Every amenity you may possibly need is at your disposal. The next time we visit Ireland we will definitely be renting this home again if it's available.
16 Jul 2013
"Great spot for a relaxing break with friends."
Myself and 7 friends stayed in the cottage for 3 nights in July, the house is absolutely beautiful with all the mod cons you could need. The best thing about the house was its stunning location, great… More
15 May 2013
"Great house great views great location !"
Just back from a 2 day stay in this gorgeous house! The views are exceptional and the house is fully equipped for everything you need. Would definitely recommend it!!! The owner is a pleasure to deal … More
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