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Urhan near Eyeries, County Cork (Ref. 25779)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    8

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside

The property

Eyeries 4 miles. Set in Urham, a hamlet on the unspoilt Beara Peninsula in County Cork, you will find this detached cottage, close to the village of Eyeries. Decorated in a traditional style, this Eyeries cottage provides homely and comfortable holiday accommodation, ideal for families or groups of friends who are looking to discover the rural Beara Peninsula countryside. This cottage near Eyeries benefits from four cosy bedrooms, a well-equipped kitchen with dining area, perfect for enjoying meals together and discussing what adventures are still to come. The sitting room is spacious and there is an open fire which adds to this tranquil space, where you can relax with a book or simply take in the views across the bay. To the front of this Cork cottage is a flourishing garden with a patio and furniture; a wonderful spot for enjoying the distant sea views whilst you reminisce about your day out discovering all that this fantastic area has to offer. In the village of Eyeries there are welcoming pubs and quaint cottages and the village itself shows traditional Irish living at its best. Eyeries has views out over the mouth of the Kenmare River and there are delightful scenic drives and walking routes to enjoy. Along some of these picturesque routes you can see Ireland's largest standing Ogham stone. Kenmare is a vibrant market town and is only a short drive away, boasting a variety of pubs, cafes and shops and with such a colourful and lively personality, this town is well worth a visit. A trip in the opposite direction will bring you to Glengarriff, a pretty village which is home to some Irish art and craft markets and some stunning gardens. The tranquil Dursey Island is well worth visiting and why not take the trip in style, by travelling on Ireland's only cable car which departs from the tip of the Beara Peninsula in Ballaghboy? Whatever it is you decide to do on your holiday in Ireland, this cottage near Eyeries is a wonderful base all year round.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Kitchen with oil stove & dining area (seats 5)
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with open fire

First floor

  • Four double bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC

General

  • Oil central heating with oil stove & open fire
  • Electric oven & gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer in utility
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for open fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • No pets
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed, lawned garden to front with patio, furniture & BBQ
  • Rear patio
  • Shop, pub & beach 1 mile

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

EYERIES, COUNTY CORK

Castletownbere 5 miles; Kenmare 26 miles; Bantry 37 miles.

Driving times:

  • Cork Airport - 85.3 miles; 2 hrs 9 mins
  • Cork Ferry - 92.8 miles; 2 hrs 18 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; 1 mile

On the doorstep:

  • Beara Peninsula - Half in kerry, half in Cork, walk or drive this beautiful rugged landscape and take in the breathtaking scenery
  • Dursey Island - Lying off the western extremity of the Beara Peninsula, connected to the mainland by a cable car

Day trip:

  • Ring of Kerry - This wonderful part of Ireland offers fishing, golf, beaches, walking, pubs & restaurants
  • Killarney National Park - Spend restful hours among the waterfalls, lakes and mountains