Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Our cottages are welcoming and cosy offering all the character and charm of a traditional old cottage with all the modern convenience you expect from a luxury escape.

We aim to provide not just self-catering accommodation but a country living experience that feels like home. Where you can bring your dog and walk out your door into the countryside undisturbed by traffic and let time stand still. On your return stop by the vegetable plot, pick some veggies, collect some eggs and snuggle up in front of the fire or head out for a pint down the local Mary Ann's.

Whatever you want from your holiday break, be it peace and quiet or full on adventure, we hope to accommodate you!

Size Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite
Nearest beach 1.5
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3.5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Cork (1 hour and a half drive) 80 km, Nearest railway: Kent Station, Cork 87 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (2), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (2)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

The entrance from the courtyard leads to an open-plan living, dining and kitchen area.

The kitchen has a stainless steel range, Belfast sink, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, washing machine/drier.

Lounge with wood-burning stove, TV/DVD. French doors to patio with barbecue.

Broadband available. Master bedroom with king size bed and en-suite bathroom.

2nd bedroom with king size bed. Bathroom with bath/shower.

The upstairs has a gallery overlooking living area with bed settee for extra guests and a 3rd bedroom with 2 single beds.The double beds are king size beds.

There is a very safe garden with lawns.

Further details outdoors

A work in progress, our garden is constantly evolving.Not only ebbing and flowing with the seasons but we are trying to create our own little paradise, despite the weather!

Just a hop from the vegetable plot are our busy free range hens who are only too happy to provide you with fresh eggs for your breakfast in exchange for some of your food scraps (fair exchange is no robbery!).

Further details

Housekeeping and baby sitting service available at extra cost.

The Province of Munster region

West Cork really will take your breath away with its stunning views which are unrivaled around the country of Ireland. West Cork is the perfect getaway for any type of holiday to Ireland.

West Cork is jam packed with activities for all types of visitor.


Here is a small selection of what you can do in the area:

Sea kayaking:

quad biking:

whale watching:

The cottage is about a mile from Castletownshend which has two pubs, one of which is a well renowned seafood restaurant called Mary Ann's.

Skibbereen is the nearest town to us which is a 5 minute drive away.