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ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork.

43 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
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Pet friendly, wi fi enabled, no smoking self catering holiday accommodation overlooking Dunmanus Bay and the Sheeps Head in West Cork. This stunning cottage is spacious and tastefully furnished. Downstairs, the living area with wood pellet stove,dining/fully equipped kitchen with its full size cooker, microwave, washer/dryer. Satellite TV, DVD, stereo/CD player. Shower room and toilet. Upstairs, a huge bedroom with a 6ft. bed with a wonderful memory foam mattress and a double futon. On the landing are two 3ft. single beds. Two Z-beds and a travel cot are also available. The cottage has its own private courtyard with flowers and seating and stands detached on the grounds of the owners' home with its natural pond where you have your own large masonry BBQ. Watch the sun go down over glorio...Pet friendly, wi fi enabled, no smoking self catering holiday accommodation overlooking Dunmanus Bay and the Sheeps Head in West Cork. This stunning cottage is spacious and tastefully furnished. Downstairs, the living area with wood pellet stove,dining/fully equipped kitchen with its full size cooker, microwave, washer/dryer. Satellite TV, DVD, stereo/CD player. Shower room and toilet. Upstairs, a huge bedroom with a 6ft. bed with a wonderful memory foam mattress and a double futon. On the landing are two 3ft. single beds. Two Z-beds and a travel cot are also available. The cottage has its own private courtyard with flowers and seating and stands detached on the grounds of the owners' home with its natural pond where you have your own large masonry BBQ. Watch the sun go down over glorious Dunmanus Bay. Durrus village with its excellent grocery store and four bustling pubs, three of which serve food, and two restaurants. Mizen and SheepsHead peninsulas with their famous walks and cycle routes. Visit Bantry House. The West Cork Garden Trail. Take a boat trip from Schull to Cape Clear Island. Go Whale Watching. Visit the seals. The cottage overlooks Dunmanus Bay and has wonderful views of the famous Sheeps Head trail. Durrus village is half a mile with its excellent grocery store and four pubs, two serving excellent pub food. The nearest town is Bantry, six miles away with its many restaurants, shops, banks, cinema, golf course, swimming at the West Lodge Hotel and the delightful Bantry House. Schull, eight miles, where you can take a boat trip to Cape Clear Island, go fishing. Barley Cove, the most wonderful beach in West Cork. Further afield is Fota Wild Life Park, Cork. Take a drive across the mountains to see the beautiful Killarney Lakes. Take the Cable Car across to Dursey Island, but remember that sheep take priority!! Skibbereen, Baltimore and Lough Hyne are all within a 40 minute drive. Visit the Italian Gardens on Garnish Island, en route, visit the seals and the Bamboo Park at Glengarriff. More
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About the Owner
Jane G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2010
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Great place to stay in a very convienent location for exploring the south west of Ireland. Excellent hosts, with fresh baked wheat loaf for us on arrival.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Kevin M
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

So pleased that the three of you had a good time. Hopefully we shall see you all again very soon. Jane

Reviewed 7 June 2018

Beautiful cottage in a great location with everything required to give an enjoyable experience. Lovely, friendly hosts who bend over backwards to give perfect hospitality. Many thanks Jane and Jim we had a lovely stay.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank John P
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you, Maureen and John, for the great review and for being the most fantastic guests. Hopefully we shall see you again very soon. Jane

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

This little cottage is not in fact little! It has all of the amenities, a lovely upstairs bedroom with king sized bed and a ton of space for our yoga mats! Comfortable space for two of us, but clearly well suited for a family of...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Stonesthrow65
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you so much for the great review! So informative for future guests! Fantastic! Do hope you will both return. Jane

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Beautifully spacious and spotlessly clean cottage. Lovely attention from the owners and their delightful little dogs (all rescued and now enjoying a happy life). Walking/sightseeing/eating/drinking and a great Irish welcome to an unspoilt region combined to make a perfect holiday.

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Susan T
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you for the great review. And thank you for being such lovely visitors! Hopefully we shall see you both again, soon.

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Apologies for late review thought I had already done the review. What a lovely cottage so warm and cozy beautiful decor from furnishing to art on walls loved it. wood burning stove amazing! and yes all visitors talk about the bed and yes it is...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank deedeedoheny
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for the great review! Do hope that Kofie is fully recovered. Hope to see you all again very soon. Don't forget the 10% discount! Jane

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Situated at the head of Dunmanus Bay. A 10 minute walk from Durrus village with it's excellent grocery store, cafe, four pubs and two award-winning restaurants. Ample off road parking outside the cottage. GPS: 51deg 36.9min N. 09deg 31.5min W
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