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The Stable

Upsidedown house!! Living area upstairs to avail of more sunlight.  Bedrooms downstairs.
Very good
12 reviews
Upsidedown house!! Living area upstairs to avail of more sunlight.  Bedrooms downstairs.
Spacious doubleroom
Large spacious and welcoming livingroom with lots of sunlight.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Skibbereen, County Cork
The old stable which has been beautifully furnished and restored to a 2 bedroom cottage to provide 4 star accommodation.

Ground Floor: 1 double bedroom and 1 twin bedroom (twin single beds), full bathroom (shower over bath), and utility room.

First Floor: Kitchen/dining room, toilet and basin, spacious living room with electric fire, leading onto outdoor steps to shared central courtyard and shared lawned area.
Listing #FKN3510492
About the Owner
Mary F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Wonderful location in the south west of Ireland. Great accommodation in this upside down house which adds greatly to its appeal. The living space is upstairs so very easy to look out over the countryside. Both Mary and Aidan made us very welcome and also...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 3 September 2017

It was a pleasure having you stay with us. Delighted you enjoyed your holiday in West Cork. Hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This was our third stay at abbey farm. Each time is better than the last. Our 4 and 6 year old love visiting the animals and feeding the new calves. Accomodation is spacious, in perfect order and its just really relaxing. Close to loads of...More

Thank Claire M
Management response:Responded 6 May 2017

It was great to meet you all again this year. Delighted the boys enjoyed "farming". Perfect guests as usual, looking forward to seeing you again next year. Best of luck with your new home.

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Abbey Farm is the ideal mix of country and town--it's a working dairy farm but only minutes from Skibbereen. The hosts are friendly and helpful, and willing to answer questions. The place was spotlessly clean, and comfortably equipped. I need to add that anyone planning...More

1  Thank Sheila C
Management response:Responded 25 June 2016

Sheila, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and it was lovely meeting and talking with you. I hope your house furnishing for your new home went well. There are mugs and a china tea set supplied in the kitchen and usually a teapot...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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16 Jun 2018 -
22 Jun 2018
1 night
23 Jun 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
1 night
30 Jun 2018 -
6 Jul 2018
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Abbey Farm Holiday Homes were originally the eighteenth century homestead of a strong tenant farmer. The original farmhouse, stables and barns have been beautifully renovated and furnished to provide a complex of four exclusive holiday cottages, offering comfortable, relaxing, four star accommodation. Two of the cottages have been designed to cater for the comforts and needs of people with disability. Situated around a central courtyard, the cottages are adjacent to a present-day, working, dairy farmyard.

Taking their name from the nearby ruins of the 13th century abbey of Mainistir na Strutha, Abbey Farm Holiday Homes are situated just one mile from the town of Skibbereen and are an ideal base for exploring south-west Cork.

Facilities included:

Welcome Pack provided (tea, coffee, milk, sugar, salt, pepper)
Storage heaters, Open fire in living room (initial supply of fuel provided)
Electric Hob and Oven, Microwave, Fridge-Freezer
Dishwasher, Washing machine, Tumble Dryer
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About the neighbourhood
Situated 1 mile outside the town of Skibbereen, Co. Cork on the beautiful West Cork Coast.
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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