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Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage

18 reviews
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Happy Vale, located in the heart of the Mourne Mountains, has two luxury cottages Bearnagh and Meelbeg separated by a courtyard. A walking equipment/bike store/heated drying room is provided. The cottages have been designed to suit families, walking groups, mountain bikers and other outdoor enthusiasts who want a warm cosy base with mountain walking from the door. Situated on a hill farm close to Happy Valley in the Mourne Mountains. Happy Vale with a mountain stream running past is a smaller version of Happy Valley. Meelbeg cottage is ideally suited to a small family or group of walkers/mountain bikers. A well equipped live in kitchen has a sofa that easily converts to a double bed. Outside, a picnic table is perfect for groups eating outdoors while enjoying views of the mountains abov...Happy Vale, located in the heart of the Mourne Mountains, has two luxury cottages Bearnagh and Meelbeg separated by a courtyard. A walking equipment/bike store/heated drying room is provided. The cottages have been designed to suit families, walking groups, mountain bikers and other outdoor enthusiasts who want a warm cosy base with mountain walking from the door. Situated on a hill farm close to Happy Valley in the Mourne Mountains. Happy Vale with a mountain stream running past is a smaller version of Happy Valley. Meelbeg cottage is ideally suited to a small family or group of walkers/mountain bikers. A well equipped live in kitchen has a sofa that easily converts to a double bed. Outside, a picnic table is perfect for groups eating outdoors while enjoying views of the mountains above and the farmland below the cottage. Ample parking space is provided. The cottage is Northern Ireland Tourist Board approved but not star rated. One bedroom, sleeps 2 in bunk beds Luxury bathroom with walk in shower and facilities for wheelchair users. Happy Vale is a showcase for environmentally friendly systems: ground source heat pump linked to under floor heating, solar hot water, solar PV electricity, grey water system from our mountain spring for flushing toilets, external sockets for charging electric vehicles. More
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Gerry K
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Fantastic location; beautiful scenery and close to all attractions. Garry is the most helpful and kind landlord I ever met. Cottage was cosy, modern and fully equipped but also eco-friendly. We will definitely be back!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Eva R
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thanks Eva for your kind comments, your will all be very welcome to return

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2018
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

The cottage is situated in a secluded area surrounded by beautiful scenery and rolling hills all around. Gerry is an exceptionally gracious and helpful host. The little cottage we stayed in had a fold down bed/lounge in the kitchen dining area and it was surprisingly...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank David M
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hope to see you back again. It was very interesting to hear about previous generations in the area

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Stayed for 2 nights with my wife and 9 year old daughter. Gerry was very helpful before the visit getting in touch with info about the venue etc. Gerry also welcomed us on arrival and showed us around the cottage. Although small the cottage was...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank colinb515
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Meelbeg is described as a small cottage with a sofa bed that converts into a double bed. The new sofa bed is slightly larger than a normal double mattress. Bearnagh Cottage on the same site clearly states it has space and luxury but at a...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Beautiful surroundings in the peaceful area of the Morn Mountain, Great base for all the great mountain biking. Great walk in local area. Fantastic accommodation very worm cottage. Loved the drying room with underfloor heating. Good information available in the cottage. The owner was very...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Mhairi R
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

You made great use of the drying room/bike shed and did well to get about the local mountain biking areas. Hope to see you here again, Gerry

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Cycling Trips
Parking
Hiking Trips
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
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