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Sugarloaf Cottage

Glengarriff, County Cork (Ref. 28016)


Very good

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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19 Customer Review(s)

  • “Very cosy cottage in a lovely setting overlooking Bantry bay.”

    We thoroughly enjoyed our week's holiday.

    We thoroughly enjoyed our week's holiday.

    - Mr Giles, September 2021

The property

Glengarriff 5 miles.

A beautiful former farmhouse located on a quiet lane on the Beara Peninsula, just a short drive from Glengarriff in County Cork.

This Cork cottage has been renovated to an excellent standard and provides good quality accommodation that still retains a sense of character.

Traditional features such as solid walls and a lovely solid fuel stove are complemented by modern conveniences throughout, making this a County Cork cottage that is ideal for any group.

Situated in an elevated position, this cottage near Glengarriff boasts stunning views across Bantry Bay that can be enjoyed from the conservatory or the patio.

Located in a small hamlet, this Cork cottage exudes tranquillity and is just a short walk along the quiet lane to a small, sandy beach; a truly idyllic spot where you can go for a swim or relax in the company of friends and family.

The lively town of Glengarriff is just five miles away and has a wide variety of shops, pubs and restaurants to enjoy.

Take a boat trip to Garnish Island, explore the Caha Mountains or climb Hungry Hill for some breathtaking views.

There is so much to do on the Beara Peninsula including fishing, watersports or you can take a trip to Dursey Island on Ireland's only cable car.

The towns of Kenmare and Bantry are also within easy reach from your Cork cottage.

This wonderful location is just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed, so book this superb Glengarriff cottage today.


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x twin
  • Ground floor bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with solid fuel stove
  • Conservatory.
  • Oil central heating with solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher
  • WiFi, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Patio and lawned garden to front with furniture
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2.8 miles
  • Beach 1 mile
  • Please note: the property sleeps 6 guests however it can accept maximum 5 adults and one child (or 4 adults and 2 children) but it is not suitable for 6 adults

About the location


Bantry 10 miles; Kenmare 16 miles; Castletownbere 18 miles.

Sitting at the head of Glengarriff Bay, the village of Glengarriff boasts many natural attractions, and is very popular with tourists. With its seaside location, nature reserve and Glengarriff Golf Club, there is plenty on offer to cater to all tastes. There is an abundance of exciting walks available for all abilities in the area surrounding Glengarriff; enjoy a scenic riverside or forest stroll in the Glengarriff Nature Reserve or, if you’re feeling adventurous, enjoy a challenging walk in the Caha Mountains. The world-renowned Garnish Island, with its tropical gardens, ensures a memorable day out, while the popular Ewe Sculpture Garden is well worth a visit. A little further afield, visit Bantry House and Gardens, Kenmare for Macgillycuddy's Reeks, and Caha mountain range, or Castletownbere with Dunboy Castle. A great location not to be missed!

Note: Property unsuitable for infants.