8 Blakes Glen

Curracloe, County Wexford (Ref. 27031)

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  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher

The property

A beautifully presented, detached cottage set in a quiet cul-de-sac, close to the centre of Curracloe in County Wexford.

Furnished with a contemporary style, this ground floor Curracloe cottage provides spacious holiday accommodation, which is perfect for families or groups of friends looking for a break in Ireland’s Sunny South East.

This cottage in Curracloe has three comfy double bedrooms, one with an en-suite, as well as an additional single bedroom and a shower room.

The sitting room offers a wonderful space to relax in, with comfortable sofas perfect for sinking into after a busy day and where weary feet will be instantly soothed by the crackle of the cosy open fire.

The kitchen in this lovely Curracloe cottage is modern, bright and cheerful, and is the heart of this holiday home, with the attached summer room providing additional space for guests to dine together or merely relax and enjoy the surrounding greenery.

With patio doors leading from the kitchen and summer room, on fine days, why not dine alfresco in the large garden?

A short stroll brings you to the centre of Curracloe and a little further will lead you to Wexford’s glorious coastline, just over a mile away.

The nearby expansive Ballinesker Beach is the famed location for the opening scenes of Saving Private Ryan, with a stroll along the sweeping sands with just the sound of the sea for company, promising a truly relaxing experience.

This area also attracts bird watchers as well as golfers and fishing fans with many opportunities close by.

Visit the local towns of Wexford, Gorey and Enniscorthy for a taste of authentic Ireland with quality restaurants and pubs exuding charm to the regular accompaniment of traditional Irish music.

Explore the coastline further with picturesque beaches at Courtown and Ballygarrett and a day trip to the Wicklow National Park, with its impressive mountains and rolling hills, is a must.

All before returning to your superb Curracloe cottage, a wonderful choice for your holiday in the South East.


All ground floor. Four bedrooms: 3 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x single. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Summer room (seats 5) with dining area (seats 6). Sitting room with open fire.


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD, selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent, Apr – Oct inclusive, charged by meter reading Nov – Mar inclusive, first €20 inc. Starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Additional roadside parking
  • Lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 5 mins walk
  • Beach 1.4 miles
  • Note: There are 2 internal steps up to en-suite double and 2 down to single and shower room.

About the location


Wexford 6.5 miles; Enniscorthy 13 miles.

Curracloe is a popular tourist destination for both Irish and overseas visitors alike. Situated on the stunning Wexford coastline and offering unrivalled beaches, world-renowned bird watching, shore & offshore fishing and numerous watersports, this village is a perfect destination at any time of the year. The village hosts a shop, pub, and restaurant, so if you're seeking a relaxing holiday, this is a wonderful choice. Take a 15-minute walk from the village and you will be rewarded by the breathtaking Ballinesker Beach, stretching for miles and best known for the dramatic opening scenes of the film, Saving Private Ryan. For a day out, why not visit the town of Wexford, where you can experience true Irish hospitality with a number of bars, restaurants and retail outlets? A little further afield, but within easy touring distance, is the town of Enniscorthy, boasting a splendid Norman castle, which is home to the Wexford County Museum. Curracloe is easily accessible from the international ferry port of Rosslare and the ferry and airports of Dublin. A well-placed location for discovering Ireland's Sunny South East.