Kate's Cottage

Lisheen near Skibbereen, County Cork (Ref. 3903)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Skibbereen 10 miles. In a lovely, elevated, seafront location, overlooking the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, 3 miles from Lisheen and 10 miles from Skibbereen, County Cork, lies this fantastic, detached Skibbereen cottage. Cosy and comfortable inside, with pretty rooms and a well-equipped kitchen, this country-style Skibbereen cottage makes an ideal base for friends and families seeking a peaceful, coastal getaway. Enjoy the stunning sea and mountain views from this Skibbereen cottage while relaxing in front of the cosy multi-fuel stove, or take a stroll down to the seafront, and dip your toes in the cooling water on a warm, sunny day. Enjoy the unique shops and markets in Skibbereen, discover the secluded beaches, rivers and forests, or walk, cycle or drive your way around the beautiful county of Cork. With lots to see and do from the doorstep, this Skibbereen cottage is perfectly located for touring and exploring the area.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 1 x double, 1 x twin (all with sea & harbour views). Ground floor shower room with shower, basin & WC. Shower room with shower, basin & WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area & sitting area with multi-fuel stove & sea views.

Amenities

Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove in sitting area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio, library of books. Oil, electricity & starter pack for multi-fuel stove inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair. Off road parking for 4 cars. Lawned garden with bench. Sorry, no pets & no smoking. Shop & pub 3 miles. Note: Due to the seafront location, children must be supervised.

About the location

SKIBBEREEN, COUNTY CORK

Leap 7 miles; Baltimore 8 miles; Glandore 9 miles; Rosscarbery 12 miles.

The market town of Skibbereen boasts colourful shops, restaurants and pubs and along with the fascinating West Cork Arts Centre and Skibbereen Heritage Centre, you will be guaranteed a warm welcome by the town's inhabitants. Skibbereen prides itself on excellent local produce, including local seafood, local meat and bread from its own bakery, as well as weekly country and farmers’ markets. It is also situated at the heart of some of Ireland's most beautiful scenery, with sandy beaches, secluded coves, fast-flowing rivers, lakes, hills and forests, as well as Lough Hyne's nature reserve, all easily accessible for walkers, cyclists and drivers. For the more energetic, there is a superb 18-hole golf course and an indoor sports centre offering a number of activities including tennis, badminton and a fully equipped gymnasium plus sauna. Leap, Union Hall and Rosscarbery are within easy reach, set in picturesque surroundings overlooking the rugged West Cork coastline, and offering many outdoor and water-based activities such as sea kayaking, pedal boating and surfing, as well as adventure golf, not to mention Ballydehob, Baltimore, Glandore, Schull and the beautiful town of Bantry. Further afield but within driving distance is the lively market town of Kinsale - renowned as the “gourmet capital of Ireland” and famous for its food, friendliness and traditional flavour. There are dolphin and whale watching opportunities available in the area and an array of beaches and rugged cliffs, making this a walker's delight and a sunbather's paradise, and the ideal location for discovering this unspoilt area of West Cork.