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Bringing Friends together - Old Essmore Cottage -Carlingford Lough

16 reviews
The cottage
Irish Tourist Board approved
Bedroom 2
The sailor room
Old Essmore Cottage -
View from Old Essmore cottage - Carlingford lough
View from Old Essmore Cottage - Ryeland river
The Greenway path , entrance outside cottage gate
Slieve Foy & Cooley mountains
Looking over to the Mourne Mountains
Carlingford village
Carlingford Oysters
Old Essmore Cottage - Carlingford lough
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Carlingford, Cooley Peninsula, County Louth
Old Essmore Cottage - Ballinteskin, Carlingford lough: your private getaway
A peaceful and picturesque holiday home set on the shores of Carlingford Lough and overlooking the Mountains of Mourne, just situated between the beautiful medieval village of Carlingford and Omeath..

The villages are part of the Cooley Peninsula and set in the smallest county in Ireland, County Louth. With just little over an hours drive to Dublin or Belfast. Old Essmore Cottage makes this the perfect location for relaxation & discovery.

Sleeping up to seven persons, our three bedroom country self catering accommodation is located along the coastal road, only a five minute drive from the beautiful village of Carlingford and only two minutes to Omeath. Old Essmore Cottage offers all you need in a self catering accommodation with spacious rooms overlook...
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About the Owner, gerard m
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We shall be there when you arrive and guide through the cottage, give you some guidance on the local area and answer any questions you any have.
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Listing #HL301971
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Excellent - based on 16 reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Mary Elle...
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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Old Essmore cottage is the perfect vacation rental. Its location is convenient to many attractions and the view across the street never gets old. The owner, Gerald, made us feel like old friends. He was on site when we arrived after a very long journey from the USA and greeted us with a table set with a beautiful breakfast and...

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Reviewed 25 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    3 Twins
    2 Fulls
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3 Nov 2017 -
16 Dec 2017
Winter seaon
2 nights
17 Dec 2017 -
4 Jan 2018
Christmas & New Year
3 nights
5 Jan 2018 -
22 Mar 2018
winter 2018
2 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: £89 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
We're convinced you'll love it here at Old Essmore Cottage. But see for yourself what lies in store.
Carlingford, less than 5 minutes drive with its wide range of bars and restaurants is full of medieval history and charm

?Be sure to take advantage of our outdoor activities, including:
Hiking - Many trails from 'The Omeath Loop' 5kms,to the' Tain Way' 15kms
Sailing - Carlingford Yacht Club
Fishing - Of the beach at Greenore - fresh water fishing Newry Canal
Sea Angling - www.ukcharterboats.co.uk
Golfing - Greenore Golf Club - Warrenpoint Golf Club
Mountain biking
Arts And Crafts - Landscapes of outstanding beauty
Wind Surfing & Kayaking - www.carlingfordadventure.com
Bird watching
Cookery School - Check out www.ghanhou...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Belfast or Dublin: 100.0 km
Railway: Newry: 12.0 km
Ferry: Dublin or Belfast: 100.0 km
Directions from Dublin (85km)
Drive North on the M1 towards Belfast
Take exit 18 for Dundalk north/Carlingford then take the third exit off the first roundabout, follow the sign for Carlingford - Continue for 14km and take the left turn for Carlingford. Pass through Carlingford traveling along the coastal road heading towards Omeath.
Travel approx 5Km , At the foot of each road going into the mountain is a sign with a number. When you see sign number L7056 then you have arrived.
G.P.S. -Sat- Nav
If you are using a sat-nav and traveling north from Dublin, please set your location to Greenore and approx 1 mile from Greenore turn left along the Carlingford / Omeath / Newry Road. This road will take you along the coast and is a much safer road than...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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