While the cottage has a spectacular setting overlooking Killary Harbour, the building is cold, damp and uncomfortable.
The kitchen and its equipment were not clean and the toaster and kettle unusable.
We didn't feel like cooking, since most of the pots and pans weren't clean.
The beds were uncomfortable.
In the end, we just used it as a base to explore the surrounding area, but didn't feel comfortable there at all.
Electricity and heating have to be paid separately.
But the electricity coin meter didn't function properly and we ended up sitting in the dark on our final night, because the owner neither answered his phone nor opened his door when we knocked for help.
While the electricity, when it was available, was reasonably priced at around €2 per day, the owner presented us with a bill of €21 for heating, which seemed a bit steep, since we weren't there at all during the day and even spent a couple of nights away during the week we had... more