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Barbara's Cottages

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Overview
Cottage -
5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
Castletownshend, County Cork
Our cottages are welcoming and cosy, offering all the character 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 and pick some veggies (when available), collect some eggs and retreat to snuggle up around the fire or head out for a pint down the local Mary Ann's.<BR><BR>The entrance from the courtyard leads to open-plan living, dining and kitchen areas.<BR><BR>The kitchens have a stainless steel range, Belfast sink, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, washing machine/drier.<BR><BR>Lounge with wo... Read more
About the Owner, Barbara O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 70 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL108201 by: Holiday Lettings
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ee2x2
Cork, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 July 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We stayed in one of Barbara's cottages in May 2016. Barbara was extremely helpful through out the booking and our stay. The cottage was beautiful decorated and equipped with all you need. We have two small kids who absolutely loved playing in the front garden with the swing on the beautiful oak(I think) tree, playing hide and seek around the...

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CFH85
Tipperary, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

My friends & I had a short stay in one of the cottages last weekend but wish we could have stayed longer! Such a beautiful setting, very close to the town but still has the feeling of being cut off from everywhere! The cottage itself was gorgeous, so cosy and very well stocked, The weather was bad but that just...

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georginao...
Limerick, Ireland
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36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Fabulous cottage, modern spacious, clean. Safe for the children, surrounded by nature. All you need & more supplied. 5 minute drive into Skibbereen, lovely little village, only 20 minutes walk, Castletownsend, was gorgeous with a beautiful pier. A tranquil setting, I would return in a heartbeat.

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Ask
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£172
€198
£208
€240
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1 Sep 2016 -
5 Nov 2016
Autumn
2 nights
£172
€198
£208
€240
£954
€1,100
6 Nov 2016 -
16 Dec 2016
Winter
2 nights
£172
€198
£208
€240
£859
€990
17 Dec 2016 -
6 Jan 2017
Christmas and New Year
7 nights -- --
£603
€695
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All rates are based on 8 people sharing (4 per cottage) for any additional persons, there is a 10 euro per person per night charge.
Short breaks are also available except during the period of July 2nd- August 28. Please contact owner for specific prices.

3 Night Bank Holiday Weekends are 720 Euro for the weekend.

Well behaved pets are welcome
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How to get there
Barbara's Cottages are situated in small Keelahangil just off the main Castletownshend to Skibbereen Road. Just take a left before the school and thereafter take the next right and we are the the top of this road on the right hand side.<BR><BR>The Cork Swansea Ferry will start running again from March 1 2010: http://www.fastnetline.com/
Activities nearby
Watersports Nearby.
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