Sykes rating Sleeps 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 1 Pets No Show on map Features Off road parking Ground floor accommodation Garden / Patio Cot available Highchair available Washing machine Dishwasher Reviews 1 Customer Review "Beautiful home in stunning location." Host was excellent and made us feel very welcome. Reviewed by ClareJul 2021 Summary Three double bedrooms Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC First-floor cloakroom with basin and WC Kitchen/diner Sitting room. Oil central heating Electric oven and hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV and WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc in rent Highchair and travel cot Off-road parking Lawned garden and gravelled areas with furniture Sorry, no pets and no smoking Shop 4.6 miles and pub 2.7 miles The property Bantry 5.1 miles. Nestled on the outskirts of Bantry, in County Cork, is this delightful cottage. Internally, the property has been renovated into a stylish and contemporary holiday home for a group of friends, families or three couples looking to explore this wonderful area of Ireland. Step into the sitting room and look forward to unwinding in your very own living space with some contemporary furnishings to curl up and enjoy a family movie night. Walk through to the open-plan kitchen/diner with its high-quality fitted units and sleek granite worktops, providing plenty of preparation space. Gather around the dining table to enjoy your meals over a well-deserved glass of wine, or bring some board games from home and use the table to spread out for a family game night. Retire to one of the three well-presented double bedrooms, each with plenty of furnishings for storing your personal items. The family bathroom has the choice of a bath or a shower, so you can enjoy a relaxing soak at the end of a tiring day. Step outside to the garden with lawned areas to the front and gravelled areas to the rear, and simply enjoy the stunning rural scenery with a refreshing drink in hand. While you're in the area, take a drive towards the bustling coastal town of Bantry, which has a selection of traditional Irish pubs and restaurants if you don't fancy cooking one evening, as well as a choice of shops for picking up any last-minute essentials. For a spot of history, visit the historic Bantry House overlooking Bantry Bay and houses a private collection of furniture and artwork and access to its formal, landscaped gardens. Take long walks or cycle along the stunning coastline, take a boat trip towards Whiddy Island, explore the woodland setting of Carraig Abhainn Gardens with its mill stream and spectacular waterfall, as well as the Kealkill Stone Circle. With so many places to visit, Forest View is an exceptional place for touring the very best of Ireland. 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.