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Traditional Cottage in the Kingdom of Mourne

25 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Barney's is a traditional stone cottage set in beautiful, tranquil countryside at the foot of the Mourne Mountains in County Down. The cottage provides a fabulous base for all the area has to offer. With a large, private garden and sunny terrace to relax and unwind it will provide visitors with a home away from home. The cottage has been recently redecorated and boasts a new kitchen with all modern conveniences including a dishwasher and tumble dryer. Its convenient location will appeal to many types of visitor. Walking opportunities abound in the area and there is plenty of scope for the golfer, angler and water sports enthusiast too. For Game of Thrones fans visit filming locations. Families with children will appreciate the 5 minute drive from the nearest beach as well as the safe enclo...Barney's is a traditional stone cottage set in beautiful, tranquil countryside at the foot of the Mourne Mountains in County Down. The cottage provides a fabulous base for all the area has to offer. With a large, private garden and sunny terrace to relax and unwind it will provide visitors with a home away from home. The cottage has been recently redecorated and boasts a new kitchen with all modern conveniences including a dishwasher and tumble dryer. Its convenient location will appeal to many types of visitor. Walking opportunities abound in the area and there is plenty of scope for the golfer, angler and water sports enthusiast too. For Game of Thrones fans visit filming locations. Families with children will appreciate the 5 minute drive from the nearest beach as well as the safe enclosed garden.More
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About the Owner
Chris and Julie B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
Interaction with guests
The site is managed by our property agent including housekeeping. We always endeavour to sort out any problem as quickly as possible whether it is how to use the TV remote or early access. Contact details are provided in the check in pack. If you have any questions about the area in advance we are happy to help
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Reviewed 5 August 2019 via mobile

Barneys cottage is spotlessly clean, spacious and well presented. Staying here, we were right in the middle of all the local attractions, no more than 10mins from everywhere. Large garden for the kids to play and completely enclosed for privacy. We will deffiently be booking...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Sarah M
Vacationer554036, VR Owner at Traditional Cottage in the Kingdom of Mourne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sarah we are so pleased that you and your family had a good time. It’s always nice to get good feedback look forward to welcoming you back

Reviewed 3 May 2019

We arrived on a cool evening to a warm cottage which is cosy but spacious - 2 bathrooms, large kitchen/diner that was well equipped and a separate living room. Good sized bedrooms ..perfect for a family - sleeps 4 adults (one double, one twin) and...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank lindamarie2018
Vacationer554036, VR Owner at Traditional Cottage in the Kingdom of Mourne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking time to post a review. So glad you enjoyed your time and the local area

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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Had another excellent 4 night stay here.This was our second visit.2 young kids enjoyed it very much also.House in perfect location.5 mins from everything you need from the shop to the beach and Newcastle town.situated outside the town it is very quite at night.Will be...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Coastal753933
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our time at this beautiful cottage. Very clean and well kept. Modern large kitchen. Cosy living room. Very comfortable beds, very fresh and clean. Plenty of towels for all but a bath mat would be fab for the shower room as doors...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Having stayed in this cottage in the past the only good thing about it now is that was it was clean. TV didn’t work, no answer to the numbers given except the ex housekeeper who tried to help us. The owners didn’t answer their phones...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank Pat F
Management response:Responded 1 September 2018

Dear Pat - thank you for your review we always welcome feedback. I am concerned about its accuracy however. The housekeeping number is in the arrival instructions the same one that you gain access through . We have checked with our housekeeper and no calls...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Come relax and get away from it all... Barney's Cottage is your home away from home. Surrounded by picturesque farmland and just 5 mins drive from the beach, it is an ideal base for exploring the beauty of County Down. The bustling town of Newcastle is just a short drive away with all of the services you could require including a world class golf course and a spa. Nearby attractions and activities Set in a tranquil location in the beautiful Kingdom of Mourne, Barney's Cottage not only provides ample opportunities to experience the great outdoors but also offers comfortable accommodation where you can relax, kick back and let the cares of everyday life fade into the background.
Getting around
The cottage is well connected to nearby attractions by road. The nearest pub is in the village of Maghera with great food. Newcastle is the nearest small town for all the amenities you will need from shops to spa's. The area is served by the local bus network but a car is recommended. The cottage is 50 minutes from Belfast City with its two airports and 1 hours 40 minutes from Dublin
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