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Rourke's Cottage

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Rourke's Cottage - 1 of 5 Luxury Cottages nestled in the back drop of the Mourne Mountains
Country style living room with cosy wood burning stove
Annalong Harbour
1 of 10Rourke's Cottage - 1 of 5 Luxury Cottages nestled in the back drop of the Mourne Mountains
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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ROURKE'S COTTAGE Is one of 5 luxury cottages nestled against the magnificent back drop of the Mourne Mountains in a rural picturesque setting close to the bustling seaside town of Newcastle. A prime location not just for hill walkers/hikers but golf enthusiasts too, with the Royal County Down Championship Links Golf Course just 10 minutes away. Rourke's is a spacious 2 storey 3 bedroom house sleeping 6. Ground floor 1 twin bedroom with en-suite, first floor, 1 double room, 1 twin room and a luxury bathroom including free standing bath and soft fluffy towels. The well designed interior is finished to a very high standard to include a spacious fully fitted kitchen, utility room/drying area, cloakroom with wc, comfy leather sofas, cosy wood burning stove and under floor heating. From th...ROURKE'S COTTAGE Is one of 5 luxury cottages nestled against the magnificent back drop of the Mourne Mountains in a rural picturesque setting close to the bustling seaside town of Newcastle. A prime location not just for hill walkers/hikers but golf enthusiasts too, with the Royal County Down Championship Links Golf Course just 10 minutes away. Rourke's is a spacious 2 storey 3 bedroom house sleeping 6. Ground floor 1 twin bedroom with en-suite, first floor, 1 double room, 1 twin room and a luxury bathroom including free standing bath and soft fluffy towels. The well designed interior is finished to a very high standard to include a spacious fully fitted kitchen, utility room/drying area, cloakroom with wc, comfy leather sofas, cosy wood burning stove and under floor heating. From the patio doors step out onto the decking which leads to a secluded picnic and BBQ area. An ideal setting to enjoy spectacular views over the surrounding countryside, unwind with glass in hand, recharge your batteries and enjoy the peace and tranquillity. Located only 1 hour from Belfast and 2 hours from Dublin the area is an ideal location for hill walkers/hikers, golfers and families who can enjoy the many forest parks, horse riding, mountain biking, cycling and beaches. Situated on the Mourne Rambler bus route which circles the Mourne Mountains in the summer months, this is a great base to explore and discover the many varied walks and hikes the Mournes have to offer, a walkers paradise with access to the mountains from your door step.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Manager
Myrtle Haugh (Property Manager Myrtle Haugh)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
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Reviewed 15 September 2021

We spent a week in Rourke’s cottage with 4 adults and two dogs. The cottage has everything you need and the outside area is to die for. The sunrises were amazing and made a great start to the day. Loved the surrounding walks from the...More

Date of stay: August 2021
Thank moorecm
Reviewed 28 August 2020

We’ve just had our second stay at Rourke’s Cottage and everything was perfect once again. The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped, and and everything is spotlessly clean. The setting is perfect, with stunning sea and mountain views and it is so peaceful. Would...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank ALISON L
Reviewed 4 August 2020

The cottages are located in a superb location with picturesque views. They are finished to an extremely high standard with spacious rooms. Lovely gardens and great little park for the kids. Thoroughly enjoyed our 4 night stay, this was our second time coming here and...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank markmckee5
Reviewed 31 December 2019

I highly recommend these fabulously located cottages. Rourke’s Cottage overlooks the mountain and sea in the distance. It is encompassed by beautiful dry stone walls in a small group of cottages with a traditional style electronic Irish gate to secure the properties. The cottages are...More

Date of stay: December 2019
2  Thank Alison K
Reviewed 31 July 2019

Cribben cottages are a group of cottages in an excellent location at the foot of the Mourne Mountains in County Down. We stayed in Seefin cottage. It was light and spacious ,very well equipped with lovely views to the mountains and the sea. As hill...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank marion w
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Reviewed 26 June 2019 via mobile

We had a wonderful family break at Rourke’s Cottage. The setting couldn’t be more peaceful and the views are stunning. The cottage is very clean, comfortable and well equipped and has been tastefully furnished. It boasts excellent bathrooms with good showers and comfortable beds. All...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank ALISON L
Reviewed 19 June 2019 via mobile

A beautiful place sitting in the mourne mountains but so handy to the sea also. Just 15 mins away from Newcastle which is very handy and a stone throw away from the silent valley. The bungalow itself is amazing very equipped with everything and beds...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Janice M
Reviewed 2 May 2019

Absolutely fantastic stay. Cottages so clean and tidy, fully kitted out with everything you need. Kids just loved playing around in the park, fully enclosed with security gates. Lovely picturesque setting right at the mournes. Will be back again for sure

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank sparky52019
Reviewed 27 February 2019

Spent 2 nights in February at Rourke’s Cottage and how I wish it had been longer! This is the perfect place to stay if you’re wanting to explore the Mournes. The cottage has every modern convenience you could think of and the owners have thought...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank GillyG123
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We have just arrived home from our 4 night stay in Seefin Cottage. In the words of my 2 year old granddaughter, Pippa “Perfect”! The cottage is situated in such an idyllic setting and is beautifully presented both inside and out! Pippa particularly liked the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank d66keegan
Myrtle H, VR Owner at Rourke's Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you Denise for your wonderful feedback. We are also thrilled to receive such high praise from your adorable Granddaughter, Pippa. It was a pleasure meeting your lovely family and we hope to welcome you all back again soon. Myrtle

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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Frequently Asked Questions about Rourke's Cottage

Rourke's Cottage is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

Rourke's Cottage has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Rourke's Cottage has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Rourke's Cottage must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.