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The Cottage

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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This traditional renovated house is in a magnificent costal location. Close to Mizen Head, it enjoys breathtaking views over, Dunmanus Bay, the open ocean, Sheep's Head, and the Kerry mountains. SHEEPS HEAD is a PREMIER WALKING DESTINATION and WAS DESIGNATED THE EUROPEAN DESTINATION OF EXCELLENCE 2009. It is situated on the newly designated Wild Atlantic Way The house is located only 5 minutes drive from Goleen, a traditional rural village, and is close to the beautiful sandy beaches of Balyrisode, Barleycove and Crookhaven within driving proximity. The property is single storey traditional cottage property that has been renovated to the highest standards incorporating native Irish timber, including cedar wood double glazed handcrafted windows and exterior doors throughout. The ho...This traditional renovated house is in a magnificent costal location. Close to Mizen Head, it enjoys breathtaking views over, Dunmanus Bay, the open ocean, Sheep's Head, and the Kerry mountains. SHEEPS HEAD is a PREMIER WALKING DESTINATION and WAS DESIGNATED THE EUROPEAN DESTINATION OF EXCELLENCE 2009. It is situated on the newly designated Wild Atlantic Way The house is located only 5 minutes drive from Goleen, a traditional rural village, and is close to the beautiful sandy beaches of Balyrisode, Barleycove and Crookhaven within driving proximity. The property is single storey traditional cottage property that has been renovated to the highest standards incorporating native Irish timber, including cedar wood double glazed handcrafted windows and exterior doors throughout. The house consists of 4 bedrooms, 2 en- suite, an entrance hall,/study, a living room/ kitchen dining room area on a split level and a utility/boiler room. The living area has open fireplace, and hosts spectacular panoramic views of the bay and mountains, and for this alone it is a must see. The house is perched above Dunkelly Pier. Swimming,fishing, boating at Canty's Cove are within walking distance of the house, and a number of golf courses are within reach. Whilst living in splendid surroundings with total privacy, you remain within easily reach of shopping in Schull, Ballydehob Skibereen and Bantry with a choice of renowned restaurants and excellent craft shopping and traditional weekly markets More
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About the Owner
Diane M
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my family for a week in June. The cottage is located in a stunning area. The sea views are amazing. I enjoyed the lack of tv in the house as you could admire that view all day long. The cottage was...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Cathy D
Management response:Responded 15 July 2016

Thank you Cathy for your kind words I'm so sorry about the chairs .I will have them replaced this weekend when we are down. Yes it is a wonderful area with stunning views and the house is warm and comfortable Hope that you will consider...More

Reviewed 20 August 2015

We had a week here with our two boys and we found the cottage was a perfect base for exploring the beautiful mizen. We enjoyed mornings watching wildlife on the bay and evening watching the sunset and gannets feeding off the cliffs below. The cottage...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank C O
Management response:Responded 21 August 2015

We are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday at our house in Goleen and hope you will consider it again regards Diane

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Reviewed 18 August 2015

This was one of the best holiday homes we ever had. It is spacious, clean, well equipped (very comfy beds) and just beautiful. Wooden floors and doors, wooden open kitchen. The biggest room in the house with the kitchen, dining table and living room has...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Sandra F
Management response:Responded 20 August 2015

Thank you for your review We are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday in lovely Golden and hope you will consider returning to this most beautiful area

Reviewed 14 August 2015

A very special place to be. Everything is just perfect if you want to be in a very peacefull place but not to far from pretty town like Schull, Bantry, Skibbereen, .... Highly recommended for whose like to be in real west cork countryside and...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank joel c
Management response:Responded 20 August 2015

Thank you for your kind review We are happy that you all enjoyed your holiday in Goleen and hope you will return to holiday here again.you will agree that there is so much to do for adults and children that a return visit may be...More

Reviewed 18 August 2014

We have just returned home from spending a week in this beautiful bungalow! The views are spectacular! It is in quite a remote position but we got used to travelling up hill & down dale to get to it. The wooden furniture adds to the...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank Helizf
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Located on the north side of the Mizen Head, the most southwesterly point in Europe. Rural and traditional area within short drive of the local village Goleen as well as Durrus (20 Mins), Schull (20 mins), Bantry (25 Mins) and Crookhaven(15 mins). Great walking, cycling and sandy beaches as well as pubs restaurants ; shops and the busy village of Schull.
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