We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Crab Cottage, lovely cottage with panoramic views, Mill Cove, Rosscarbery

Save
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
19 reviews
Lounge area of large open plan living space
The kitchen with dishwasher, range cooker and smeg fridge
Main bathroom downstairs with bath and basin (separate WC next door)
Utility area with washing machine, tumble dryer and microwave oven
One of the twin bedrooms
View from the back of the house. Coppingers' Court in the middle of the photo.
Mill Cove, a few minutes walk from the house
View from fields above Crab Cottage (cottage just visible lower left in photo)
View across the valley from the cottage
Ruins of another cottage within the garden
Sign at the bottom of the track
Wild flowers in the garden
Famous West Cork Fushias
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
County Cork
Get away from it all at this detached rural cottage with cosy fireside and accommodation for six people. Crab Cottage is ideally situated between Mill Cove and Glandore in the heart of West Cork, one of the most magical and tranquil parts of Ireland. The cottage is in a rural location, high above the Roury River valley affording magnificent panoramic views. You can see the sea, Galley Head lighthouse, Long Strand and Mill Cove slipway, the river valley, Coppinger's Court and distant Dunmanway Mountains. There is a small shingle beach 7 minutes walk away. Rosscarbery is the nearest town and is situated 7 minutes away by car to the east. Other places within easy reach include Glandore, Clonakilty and Skibbereen. We have produced a very comprehensive free guide to the local area 'The Not-So-Rough Guide to West Cork' which we upda... Read more
About the Owner, Kate P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Feb 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 1 property
Contact Owner | See more properties
Listing #HL117031
Reviews from our community
 of 5 bubbles
5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 19 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
melissaf0...
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Our second time to stay at Crab cottage and both experiences were excellent. The cottage is in a beautiful location and with easy access to the local town and beaches, as well as the spectacular views surrounding the cottage itself. Will definitely be staying here again. Kate is really easy to deal with and very accommodating. The cottage is clean,...

More
Cambridge, United Kingdom
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

More
Wakefield, United Kingdom
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

More
Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The property offers 3 bedrooms and sleeps up to maximum 6 people.<BR><BR>Main bedroom with 'lookout' - 1 double bed, east bedroom - 2 single beds, west bedroom - 2 single beds<BR><BR>All bedrooms are light and airy. There is a double room and two twin bedrooms. The double room enjoys particularly good views from the large 'lookout' windows. Duvets, pillows, linen and towels are included in the rental price. A travel cot and high chair available.<BR><BR>There are two bathrooms. An upstairs shower room with power shower, basin and toilet. Downstairs there is cloakroom with toilet and wash handbasin and a separate bathroom with large bath and basin. There are heated towel rails and all bathroom fittings are modern and of a high standard.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

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

Showing rates for up to guests.
Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
£70
£390
2 Jan 2017 -
26 May 2017
low season
3 nights
£70
£390
27 May 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
mid season
3 nights
£85
£480
1 Jul 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
peak season
7 nights --
£635
View all periods
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rental rates include heating, electricity, linen, towels and an initial supply of fuel for the fire. A 25% non-refundable deposit is required to secure the booking with the balance of payment to be received at least 6 weeks prior to the requested date(s).PLEASE NOT CHECK IN IS 3.30PM NOT 4PM (WEBSITE DOES NOT ALLOW FOR HALF PAST THE HOUR TIMES!). Wifi is available by purchasing 'top up' for out mobile broadband router - 10 euro enough for most people for 1 week, full instructions provided.
Hide Rates
Map
About the neighbourhood
Crab Cottage is ideally situated between Mill Cove and Glandore in the heart of West Cork, one of the most magical and tranquil parts of Ireland. <BR><BR>The cottage is in a rural location, high above the Roury River valley affording magnificent panoramic views. You can see the sea, Galley Head lighthouse, Long Strand and Mill Cove slipway, the river valley, Coppinger's Court and distant Dunmanway Mountains. <BR><BR>There is a small shingle beach 7 minutes walk away. Rosscarbery is the nearest town and is situated 7 minutes away by car to the east. <BR><BR>Other places within easy reach include Glandore, Clonakilty, Castletownsend and Skibbereen. Explore the nearby prehistoric stone circles, enjoy one of the many coastal and countryside walks or rela... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Cork Airport: 60.0 km
Railway: Cork Station: 50.0 km
Ferry: Rosslare: 260.0 km
Cork airport is just 60minutes away, from the UK many airlines fly here: Aer Lingus; Ryanair, BmiBaby, Air Southwest.<BR><BR>From all over the word, British Airways, KLM, United, Wizz Air and Etihad Airways.<BR><BR>From the UK ferry crossings can be made from Pembroke or Fishguard in Wales to Rosslare (Irish Ferries or Stenaline).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
How will the owner contact me?
This owner may contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your personal email, or phone.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. send enquiries to other properties. \n If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send enquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
For this property, you may use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox; the owner may also offer other payment options. \n You must pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox if you want to be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
If you pay online via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your payment will be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
from
£70
/
Night
Week
Book Now
12 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.