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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 14 June 2017

An excellent little purpose built cottage. It's often difficult to find places suitable for just two people but this fits the bill very well even though it is big enough for larger numbers too. Declicious homemade soda bread and eggs from their own hens to...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank anntaylor8
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thanks for the great review! Hopefully we shall see you both again in the not too distant future.

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed from the 18th May until the 22nd. It was beautiful place and had everything we needed there from wifi to satellite tv. Jane was ever so helpful and the cottage was so comfortable. No distance from the village and the nearby town of...More

Date of stay: May 2017
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ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

So pleased that you had a good time and thanks for the great review! Hopefully we shall see you both, plus the dogs, of course, again very soon.

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

Great location for touring the Wild Atlantic Way. The cottage was roomy and comfortable with lots of first class amenities, great wifi signal, tv,cable netflix, convection oven stove, and pellet stove heater. Could be featured in Country Garden magazine. I also have to mention that...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank radpappy
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Gosh! What a fantastic review! Thank you so much. Please, do visit us again. Let me know how the memory foam mattress search goes!

Reviewed 27 September 2016

We are traveling with our 2 year old daughter and this place is spacious and family friendly, well equipped, clean and quiet and the bed is very comfortable. For us the highlight of this cottage it a wood pellet stove, which heats up the living...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank karinacanada1
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2016

Thanks so much, Karin for the lovely review and for being such wonderful guests. Looking forward to seeing you all again, hopefully, very soon. Jane

Reviewed 28 April 2016

The cottage is exactly as advertised and I enjoyed a very quiet, peaceful and relaxing week. There was no sound at night other than the wind (and the rain) and the only lights were from neighbouring properties as there is no light pollution. You really...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Stephen O
ardogeena, VR Owner at ARDOGEENA COTTAGE, Durrus, Near Bantry, West Cork., responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2016

Thanks, Steve, for the great review.. Do hope that you'll return to avail of the 10% reduction and if you tell me how to get that 5th, elusive, star we shall try to do better next time! Thanks 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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