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Beara 4

Allihies, County Cork (Ref. 27857)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Mrs Epstein
    July 2016
    “The location of the property was ...”
    The location of the property was superb, the cottage lovely and the owner was amazing, could not be more helpful.
    The location of the property was superb, the cottage lovely and the owner was amazing, could not be more helpful.

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

Allihies Cottages

Allihies 1 mile. These two semi-detached cottages are situated within a short walk of a sandy beach, just off the coastal road, one mile from Allihies, County Cork. These two all ground floor Allihies cottages provide comfortable, cosy accommodation for couples, families and friends alike, and offer an ideal location for exploring the wild and wonderful Beara Peninsula. These delightful Allihies cottages share a garden with the neighbouring properties, and to the front there is a patio with outdoor furniture, so catch your breath and enjoy a refreshing drink after a day of walking along the cliffs and coastlines. Whether you’re looking for an energetic, activity-filled break or simply a chilled out, well-earned rest, you will be sure to find it in this part of Cork. Breathtaking seascapes, uninterrupted natural landscapes and miles of sandy beaches can be seen close by, plus you may wish to take a trip to Dursey Island on Ireland’s only cable car, or to the town of Castletownbere, which boasts delightful pubs and a colourful weekly market. From Castletownbere you can also catch the car ferry, which takes you to Bere Island, a haven of glorious unspoilt scenery with walking and cycling routes. From your Allihies cottages the vibrant town of Kenmare is just over an hour’s drive away, making these County Cork holiday homes an ideal base for touring the area.

The property

This all ground floor, semi-detached Allihies cottage offers an open plan living area comprising of a fitted kitchen, a dining area, which opens out onto the front patio, and a cosy sitting area with open fire.

This County Cork holiday home also has two welcoming bedrooms, and a shower room.

This Allihies cottage lies within easy reach of sandy beaches and beautiful scenery, making it an ideal base for couples and families who wish to discover west Cork.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 27856, together they sleep 8.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with open fire.

Amenities

  • Electric storage heaters with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Electricity charged by meter reading, first €20 included in rent
  • Starter pack for open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Communal off road parking
  • Private front patio with furniture and shared lawned garden
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile
  • Beach 5 mins walk.

About the location

ALLIHIES, COUNTY CORK

Castletown Bearhaven 7.5 miles.

The village of Allihies in County Cork, on the Western tip of the wild and rugged Beara peninsula, lies in a region of unspoiled natural beauty. Allihies overlooks beautiful Ballydonegan Bay, with its magnificent quartz strand, a direct result of the mining era. Each summer a festival is held in August (around the 15th), with horse racing, novelty events, and dancing in the Community Hall. The village lies on The Ring of Beara, a tourist trail of about 195 kilometres (121 miles) circumnavigating the peninsula. Attractions nearby include Dursey Island, which is linked to the mainland by a Cable Car and is the only such ride in Europe to cross over water. The island is also a recognised Bird Sanctuary, with numerous species, rare and otherwise, seen regularly. There are also many coastal and countryside walks and quaint villages to enjoy. A great location for exploring West Cork.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas