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Beautifully restored 200 year old Irish Farmhouse located on 2.5 acres of land.

East side of the house at dusk!
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Bantry, County Cork
This high spec property is sometimes used as a recording studio, but when the owner is on tour it is available to rent. Set on 2.5 acres on the shores of The Wild Atlantic Way, (Bantry Bay) with magnificent sea views. Ideal for dreamers and walkers, the perfect getaway! Ideal for a family or a group of four or five friends. Perfect for music lovers with a Baby grand piano. Perfect for Ocean swimmers with a beautiful pier 250 meters from the house.There is fabulous deep sea fishing from the North shore. It is full of light and character. It is just over the mountain from the beautiful village of Kilcrohane with its pubs and restaurants and 20 minutes from Bantry town with absolutely all amenities .
Listing #FKN8622961
About the Owner
Avril I
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2017
Interaction with guests
Our caretaker will meet our guests or leave the key out for collection. She is also available for all queries during the stay. The owners are also immediately reachable by phone and happy to help . There is a folder which is left on the Kitchen table which has all the information about the house, utilities, local area and is full of tips, suggestions and recommendations for your stay.
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Amazing views onto Bantry bay and the ocean. A place that really captures the ocean magic and the spirit of music too. Windy and wild it was when we stayed. The house is full of charm just as the pictures show, it is spacious and...More

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  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
We have guests who travel from all over the world to record here so we really appreciate our guests looking after our property. No parties or events (except of course dinner...
    1 Unknown type
    1 Sofa
    1 King
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: £176 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The house is situated in the most stunning area on the south shores of Bantry Bay. The house comes with 2.5 acres of beautiful unspoiled land and gardens. It is surrounded by nature on all sides and has remarkable views and if you are a star gazer it has virtually no light pollution at all.
There is a great wealth of fabulous places to see and things to do in the area ,it is an ideal centre for touring ,with Art Galleries,award winning restaurants,Music Pubs, Bantry House, Bantry Bay riding stables, Sheeps Head way award winning walks, swimming off Gortnakilla pier or Kilcrohane beach, Bantry golf club, Fishing off the cliffs of Gortnakilla, Tennis,Sailing,Canoeing Cycling ,Diving a Children's Play ground and much much more.
Getting around
Bus Eireann run very regular buses from Cork City/Airport and Ferry Port to Bantry.
Cork Airport is a major airport 60 k away
Farranfore Airport is in Kerry and 70K away
There are numerous Taxi companies .
A twice weekly rural bus service from Bantry to the house.(Stopping 500 metres away).
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Cork Airport: 100.0 km
Railway: cork: 100.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 100.0 km
Ocean studios House is situated on the South shore of Bantry Bay on the wonderful Sheeps head peninsula.The best route is to head directly for The Westlodge Hotel Bantry. Across from the hotel are 2 roads. Take the road signposted to Kilcrohane/The Goats Path. Follow this road for exactly 15.5 kilometers, on your right hand side(sea side) you will see a sign for Gortnakilla Pier and Sheeps head pony trekking and rescue centre. Turn right and drive down this narrow country road for 500 metre's the house is on your right hand side, (Ocean studios Ireland) it is the tall white house on your right. Park directly across from the house or in the designated spaces(blue cones)..
Ideally one would need ones own transport as The Sheeps Head peninsula has so many wonderful places to visit and...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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