Beara 1

Allihies, County Cork (Ref. 27856)


  • 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

Located just a short walk from a sandy beach, this lovely ground floor cottage is located just a mile from Allihies in County Cork. Ideal for a small family, this cottage near Allihies has two bedrooms, a double and a twin along with a family shower room. With plenty of space, the open plan living area at this cottage in County Cork boasts a fitted kitchen and a sitting area with a warming open fire for those chilly autumn evenings. On bright sunny days, throw open the patio doors and let the breeze flood in from the private patio area outside. Let the kids run off some energy in the shared lawned grounds, or head down to the beach to build sandcastles and paddle in the sea. Ideally placed for day trips out, this cottage near Allihies is just a short drive from the magnificent Ring of Beara, a wonderful walking route that encompasses the spectacular Bear Peninsula. Head off for a trip to Castletownbere to visit the weekly market, or maybe hop n the ferry to Bere Island. A wonderful location in West Cork, and this Allihies cottage is a comfortable base for your Irish holiday.



Ground floor

  • One double bedroom
  • One twin bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with...
  • Kitchen, dining area & sitting area with open fire


  • Electric storage heaters with open fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with Saorview
  • DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Electricity charged by meter reading, first €20 included in rent
  • Starter pack for open fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking


  • Communal off road parking
  • Private front patio with furniture & shared lawned garden
  • Shop & pub 1 mile
  • Beach 5 mins walk

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Castletown Bearhaven 7.5 miles.

Driving times:

  • Cork Airport - 90 miles; 2 hrs 14 mins
  • Cork ferry - 97 miles; 2 hrs 24 mins


  • Nearest shop; Allihies, 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; Allihies, 1 mile
  • Nearest town; Castletown Bearhaven, 11 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Beara Peninsula - A rugged peninsula in County Cork with great beaches
  • Ring of Beara - A beautiful route for walking or cycling
  • Skellig Rocks - A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Day trip:

  • Macgillycuddy's Reeks - Ireland's highest mountain, part of County Kerry's rugged mountainous scenery
  • Valentia Island - Home to the Fogher Cliffs, Glanleam House and its sub-tropical gardens and the Geokaun Mountain