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Unique cottage in peaceful setting, Bantry

9 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This property is an unusual type of house, built as an octagonal one room living space, it has recently been completely renovated and a big bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe and a bathroom with toilet and power-shower have been added. The original house contains a large modern kitchen, a big bright eating area and a comfortable place where you can sit and relax on a couch in front of the fireplace. in the centre of the building is the chimney with a new stove that can warm up the whole place even in winter and lets you feel at home anytime. This place would be ideal for 2 - 3 adults, with one big double bed in the bedroom, and the couch (easy to be converted into a 4ft sofa bed). From the main door and the bedroom you have access to the outdoor sitting area and the garden. A warm sheltered ...This property is an unusual type of house, built as an octagonal one room living space, it has recently been completely renovated and a big bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe and a bathroom with toilet and power-shower have been added. The original house contains a large modern kitchen, a big bright eating area and a comfortable place where you can sit and relax on a couch in front of the fireplace. in the centre of the building is the chimney with a new stove that can warm up the whole place even in winter and lets you feel at home anytime. This place would be ideal for 2 - 3 adults, with one big double bed in the bedroom, and the couch (easy to be converted into a 4ft sofa bed). From the main door and the bedroom you have access to the outdoor sitting area and the garden. A warm sheltered place ! Sorry, no pets in the cottage The Neighbourhood Decide to stay here ! you will enjoy your privacy in this place, yet Bantry is only 5 km away, a lovely irish town with well known Bantry House, many festivals during the year, a big market every Friday, pubs, restaurants, a ferry to Whiddy Island and more. Getting Around From here you can make daytrips to the beautiful, yet not well known Beara Peninsula, or you choose the Sheeps Head route with its well known public walking ways, the Mizen Head with its lighthouse and nearby gorgeous sand strand at Barley Cove. KInsale, Skibbereen, Baltimore and Schull are smaller or bigger towns near or at the sea well worth a visit. You also might decide to travel to Glengarriff with the gardens on Garnish Island, or a bit farther to the town of Kenmare or visit Killarney and its lakes. From all trips you can come home anytime and enjoy your beautiful cottage. Rent a bike If you wish, 2 bicycles are available to explore this beautiful area Horses and riding A special note for horse lovers: we own and breed horses, our daughter is an experienced riding instructor and well schooled horses and ponies are available for a hack in the beautiful Mealagh Valley or for a lesson indoors or outdoors, for beginners or advanced riders, More
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About the Owner
Urs F
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:93%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
Interaction with guests
You will have your very own private space. But if you like, you may walk up to the hill and enjoy the view of the lake and surrounding, or go through the fields to the shore. On the way you could meet sheep goats or horses.
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

A comfortable, clean and well-equipped property in beautiful, peaceful countryside within easy reach of Bantry. An ideal place to get away from it all. Fantastic hosts. Wish we could have stayed longer!

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Everything we needed,only a short drive to Bantry and yet felt in the middle of nowhere. Clean,tidy,querky, compact but surprisingly spacious.Thoroughly enjoyed our stay , wished we had longer. Already thinking of next visit. Dont need to shop around, we will not better the accomodation...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank John M
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were in Bantry for 2 nights in May. The location of the house is perfect, only 5 minutes from main road but far enough to be very quiet. The house is well-equipped with everything you need and very clean. There is a nice terrasse...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Laurence P
Reviewed 26 August 2018
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Date of stay: August 2018
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Mountain Views
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Patio
Fireplace
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How to get there
About 10 min. Drive from Bantry. Diretins available.
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Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km
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