Beara 4

Allihies, County Cork (Ref. 27857)

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  • 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

Situated a mile from Allihies in County Cork and just a short walk from a sandy beach, this lovely ground floor cottage is ideal for discovering West Cork. Perfect for a family holiday, this cottage near Allihies has two bedrooms, a double and a twin along with a family shower room. The spacious open plan living area offers a fitted kitchen, a dining area with doors to the patio and a sitting area with a delightful open fire for warming the toes after a day on the beach. Have a morning coffee on your private patio area at this cottage near Allihies before heading down to the beach where kids of all ages can spend the day building sandcastles. Spend a day visiting the shops and bars of Castletownbere with its weekly market, or hop on a ferry to Bere Island. The magnificent Ring of Beara is a walking and cycling route that takes in the spectacular Bear Peninsula and offers stunning views of the Atlantic coast. A delightful family holiday cottage in Allihies.



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:

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

Day trip:

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