Bantry 2 miles.
An attractive wing of the owner's home, in a small rural hamlet, 2 miles from Bantry, County Cork.
This cosy retreat offers bright, comfortable accommodation in peaceful, rural surroundings, perfect for a romantic getaway.
The large lawned garden and patio area, overlooking the surrounding countryside, are ideal for alfresco dining, and relaxing after a day at the beach.
Just 2 miles away is cultural Bantry, with its beautiful, secluded sandy beaches, golf, fishing and cycling.
Situated between the Sheep's Head Way and the Beara Peninsula, Bantry also offers plentiful walking opportunities.
A 15-minute ferry ride from Bantry Pier will take you to Whiddy Island; steeped in history and dating back to the 6th Century, Whiddy Island offers an ideal location for a day-trip, allowing you to explore one of Ireland's best kept secrets.
A lovely alternative to a traditional Ireland Cottage, Bantry Apartment is ideally situated for exploring or relaxing.
All ground floor.
One family bedroom with 1 double and 1 single bed and en-suite shower room (shower, basin and WC). Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area, with woodburner-effect electric fire and countryside views.
About the location
BANTRY, COUNTY CORK
Glengarriff 12 miles; Skibbereen 20 miles; Kenmare 21 miles.
Bantry is a town of sweeping sea views and varied colourful buildings, located in West Cork between Sheep's Head and the Beara Peninsula. It is home to a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants ideal for dining out or for experiencing local Irish music and culture. 'Bantry House' is well worth a visit, sitting in an elevated position above the town and being home to a rich collection of tapestries, furniture and art, while there are also beautiful gardens to explore, which have been restored and are open to the public. Just a short boat ride from the town in the heart of Bantry Bay you will find Whiddy Island and Garnish Island. Garnish Island was turned into an exotic garden in the early 20th Century and is home to a variety of plant species, which thrive in the warm, moist climate and peaty soils. For outdoor enthusiasts there are opportunities for golf, sailing, scuba diving, walking and cycling nearby, as well as a whole host of local treasures just waiting to be discovered. The perfect location for a truly enjoyable holiday.