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Waterfoot Cottage

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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Magherafelt, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Welcome. If your planned holiday is a break from the constant doings of everyday living you have found it.

We have just completed re-decorating in January 2016 and now offer free Wi-Fi.

Wake up each morning to green fields, our guests tell us the closest thing to an alarm call is if the resident pheasant taps the window looking for a treat. After breakfast, we supply eggs from our own flock of hens, a short stroll to the Lough takes you past the pond with our resident duck 'quackers' and a wild mallard who are now an item. They love any treats.

You can fish on this pond, guests have caught perch, bream and eel, and although the pike has been pulled in on tow with another fish, he lives to fight another day.

The private walk to Lough Neagh takes five minutes where you can enjoy the view from the picnic table. Along the walk an...
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Listing #HL327278
About the Owner
Kathleen W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Our stay at Waterfoot cottage was a highlight of our time in Ireland. The cottage is perfect for a base for visiting relatives and seeing the fantastic scenery in Ireland. Loved the country setting, the friendly horses and cows. The walk down to the Lough...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank rbaseman
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights while visiting relatives in the area. Loved the cottage and the setting. Everything was clean and well stocked. The hosts were more than helpful. Made for an authentic Irish holiday.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank rcbasemsn
Tile666, VR Owner at Waterfoot Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our cottage. I’m delighted you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Kathleen

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Everything you could possibly need for a tranquil holiday. The cottage has all amenities. It was very clean and beautifully presented. Kathleen is extremely thoughtful and supplied maps for walks, local shops and nearest Tesco. Kathleen also has the number for the nearest doctor on...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Karen D
Tile666, VR Owner at Waterfoot Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Karen you are very welcome to return at any time. It was lovely to meet your family and I enjoyed their art work! I appreciate you taking the time to review us and how perfectly you left the cottage. Regards Kathleen

Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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£653
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Fees
  • Welcome pack: £0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The prices are based on up to 4 adults sharing.Each additional adult is £25 in total either over a week or a weekend.
Children are free of charge.
Logs and turf are supplied f.o.c.
Normal usage of oil and electric is f.o.c Meter readings are taken in case e.g. the immersion is accidentally left running. Heaney Escape includes family ticket to Seamus Heaney Homeplace Exhibition for one visit.
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Wake up each morning to green fields, our guests tell us the closest thing to an alarm call is if the resident pheasant taps the window looking for a treat. After breakfast, we supply eggs from our own flock of hens, a short stroll to the Lough takes you past the pond with our resident duck 'quackers' and a wild mallard who are now an item! They love any treats. You can fish on this pond, guests have caught perch, trout and although the pike has been pulled in 'on tow' with another fish he lives to fight another day. The private walk to Lough Neagh takes five minutes ending at a picnic table. Along the walk an old tree trunk and large stones are good stopping points to enjoy the peace and observe the goings on in nature. From here there is a choice of path...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Belfast International Airport: 30.0 km
Ferry: Belfast: 48.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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