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“Top Class Accomodation, Stunning Views”
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The View With A Room
Captain's Table & Sitting Room
Looking Out To Sea
Roof Terrace with panoramic views of Cork Harbour
Kitchen with granite worktops
Master Bedroom
En-suite bathroom
Bedroom No 2
Bedroom No 3
Bathroom No 2
Sunny Cobh
Harbour View
Ships passing
Colourful Cobh
The former White Star Line Offices now the Titantic Bar and Restaurant
Looking out to sea
Shiver me timbers !
Some American friends arrive in their own transport ! USS Leyte Gulf
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Condo/Apartment -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Cobh, County Cork

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ACglobetr...
Belfast, United Kingdom
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“Top Class Accomodation, Stunning Views”
Reviewed 16 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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This was our first time in Cobh, and the penthouse looked good in the photos although we were one of the first groups to stay there, so we didn't have any reviews to go by. All I can say is that this is one of the most well finished, well located, comfortable and enjoyable self catering accommodation in Ireland.

The apartment has 3 large bedrooms (one with ensuite), another bathroom, a good sized living/dining/kitchen area and roof terrace that overlooks Cobh bay and Spike Island.

Firstly the standard of finish throughout the entire apartment is high quality - wooden floors, comfortable beds, all high quality fixtures and appliances.

The beds are of good size and very comfortable, with bedside tables and large chest of drawers in each bedroom. Every room was well lit and had wonderfully wide windows so you could wake up and look out onto the bay.

The bathroom had a powerful and hot shower, is very tasteful and modern in design and also brightly lit including an illuminated mirror.

The kitchen has a full hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, full sized fridge and freezer and oven with all the utensils you would need. There is also a beautiful hand made high level table so you can sit high when eating to enjoy the view whilst eating your dinner (although the weather was so good we ate out on the terrace).

The living area has a flat screen TV with freesat, two big comfortable sofas and plenty of space. Oh and there is the all important Wifi wireless internet.

There are patio doors onto the roof terrace which had metal patio table and chairs that you could sit out and enjoy the superb harbour view. We saw a cruise liner, ferries navy ships and container ships passing through during the day.

One thing I must point out is that it is very quiet at night - it was very warm when we visited, nearly 30 degrees during the day and we had all the windows open at night to keep cool, and the place seemed to stay relatively cool but also the town of Cobh seems to be nice and quiet at night especially that end of town.

There is a car park at the bottom of the complex which is private, and there is a lift to get up to the 5th floor to get to the apartment. You do have to climb a final flight of stairs to get in.

Walking from the apartment to the centre of Cobh only takes about 5 minutes so it is ideally located.

All 3 couples raved about both Cobh and the apartment, we enjoyed it that much we stayed an extra night and are hoping to book again later in the summer.

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Liked best: Roof terrace, high standard of finish
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Management Response
29 Jul 2013
We're so glad you enjoyed your stay at The Waterfront Penthouse and thanks for the great review.It really is appreciated.
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Wolfgang...
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
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Management Response
28 Oct 2017
Thank you for taking the time to review The Waterfront Penthouse in Cobh and we glad you enjoyed your stay.Come back soon.
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Hannelore...
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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Liked best: Die Aussicht auf Hafen und Meer
Liked least: nichts
Travelling group: Erweitertem Familienkreis
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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Management Response
9 Jun 2015
Many thanks to our guests from Germany for reviewing The Waterfront Penthouse,Cobh and we're delighted you enjoyed your fortnight at The Waterfront Penthouse.We're also glad the weather was warm and sunny and you were able to get a tan on the sun deck overlooking Cork Harbour.Come back soon !
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