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.

Croi na gCnoc

20 reviews
Overview
Amenities
Reviews
Availability
Map
Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
The property is sited on half an acre, on this picturesque Island, and is ideally placed near to the sea. It boasts some of the most spectacular views on the Island and the house has been designed with this in mind. The nearest (shale) beach is visible and within easy walking distance from the house. Equally the small fishing village of Portmagee with award winning pubs, restaurants and post office can be reached on foot. This house provides the opportunity to access the rugged Kerry countryside and an excellent base to tour the famous ring of kerry and beyond.The Island itself offers a wealth of activities including angling, diving, and island cruise charters are available at both Portmagee and Knightstown piers, and you can enjoy the freshly caught seafood in the local restaurants. ...The property is sited on half an acre, on this picturesque Island, and is ideally placed near to the sea. It boasts some of the most spectacular views on the Island and the house has been designed with this in mind. The nearest (shale) beach is visible and within easy walking distance from the house. Equally the small fishing village of Portmagee with award winning pubs, restaurants and post office can be reached on foot. This house provides the opportunity to access the rugged Kerry countryside and an excellent base to tour the famous ring of kerry and beyond.The Island itself offers a wealth of activities including angling, diving, and island cruise charters are available at both Portmagee and Knightstown piers, and you can enjoy the freshly caught seafood in the local restaurants. Valentia Island is an undiscovered paradise for many and a well kept secret by those that return year after year to holiday here.More
House Rules
Bathrooms
Show more
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
The house was constructed and completed in 2008. It is heated with the newest technological geo-thermal hot water/heating system, with under floor heating on the ground floor and radiators heating the upstairs rooms. The property is furnished to a high standard and comprises of a grand and imposing entrance hall, with a feature open fire. The hall is full height with exposed beams and a first floor galleried seating area with spectacular views from an arched window looking over Portmagee channel to the Kerry mountains. Access to the main living room, featuring a further open fireplace with panoramic windows capatalising on the spectacular views. Furthermore guests can benefit from Freeview satalite TV, and DVD player. Leading from the hall is the entrance to the open plan Kitchen/Dining area with all modern appliances including 5 ring hob and separate double oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave. A dining table overlooks the patio area with additional seating at the breakfast bar. The utility room is located off the kitchen and houses a washing machine and dryer. Also located on the ground floor a large bathroom with bath, toilet and electric shaving point. In addition to the rooms already described there is a spacious double bedroom featuring an adjoining room containing a single cabin style bed, and separate en suite shower room. Upstairs features an open gallery with leather chair overlooking the hall and surrounding area through an arched picture window, the ideal place to sit and relax. Off the walnut floored landing are three bedrooms and the main family bathroom. The front room having a double and single bed with stunning sea views, a bedroom to the back of the property has 2 single beds with a further bedroom that has double bed and shower en suite. This room commands both sea and mountain views to the front and side of the property. The family bathroom, features a jacuzzi bath with electric shaver point, toilet and hand basin.
See more amenities
Write a ReviewReviews (20)

1 - 5 of 20 reviews

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 19 August 2018

More

595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

More

Reviewed 15 July 2018

The house was perfect for our family of elderly and young. The view of the sea and the mountains were amazing. My childs favourite part of his holiday was spending time with the owners beautiful dogs. Marie, the owner was very friendly and helpful. I...More

Thank Catherine00000012345
595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Catherine thank you so much for your lovely words I’m delighted you had a good stay and my dogs definitely miss the attention Padraig gave them!!! Hope to see you and your family in the future!

See more reviews
Reviewed 6 July 2018

My family and I ( including our beloved dog ) recently stayed at this property for one week. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house is very well equipped with all your family could need. Should you need anything additional Marie was always at hand...More

Thank Cantwellc
595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you Claire and Garry it was a pleasure to have you all and we look forward to welcoming you again in the future!!

Reviewed 3 January 2018

We had a great stay at Croí na gCnoc, it's a beautiful house in a beautiful location and the owners were so friendly and helpful. We couldn't have asked for more!

Thank Thomas K
595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you so much Thomas for coming it was our pleasure!!

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

More

About the Owner
Marie O
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2008
Interaction with guests
On arrival there will be an information booklet with things to do and see on Valentia. I will be available to answer any queries quest may have. I am fully contactable throughout your stay. We want all who visit us at Croi na gCnoc to fully enjoy their holiday with us.
Availability
December 2018
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
January 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
February 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
March 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
April 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
May 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
View all months
See more rates and fees
Map
About the neighbourhood
Walking anywhere in Valentia is an experience in itself. For the fishing enthusiast, whether deep sea angling or shore fishing is your passion, Valentia is an ideal base. You can hire a boat from Knightstown pier and go deep sea angling. For a more prersonal service, and to cater for your individual needs boat cruises can be arranged on request. There are some great places to eat both in Valentia and it's surrounding areas offering varied types of cuisine. The Island offers a wealth of activities and you might consider:- Hill walking Photography Golf (Links nearby include Waterville & Killorglin) Horse riding Cycling Canoeing Deep-sea angling Fishing World renowned Diving Centre Skelligs Rocks (Located approx 7 miles out to sea) No trip to Valentia would be complete without a boat tri...
Getting around
Due to the many sites and points of interest on the Wild Atlantic Way it would be useful to have a car so as to include as much sightseeing as possible into your holidaying experience. It is also lovely to have a cycle around the island. Bikes are available locally for rent. There are also guided bus tours running locally which are most enjoyable and informative. You will information on same in your information pack in the house.
More
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
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
#HL52131