Cahirkeem Cross near Eyeries, County Cork (Ref. 920703)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Seaside

The property

Eyeries 4.5 miles. A delightful detached country house which is situated on the beautiful Beara Peninsula in County Cork. The cottage is in an ideal rural location for those wanting a relaxing holiday walking and soaking up the fantastic scenery. The cottage is set over two floors with exposed beams throughout and one of the bedrooms is on the ground floor, alongside a cosy sitting room with a warming multi-fuel stove. Also on the ground floor is a well-equipped kitchen where you can prepare sumptuous meals to be enjoyed in the sitting room, where you can relax on the comfortable seating and marvel at the fantastic views of the mountains and countryside. Step outside into the large garden and sit back with a glass of something refreshing whilst the youngsters run off the last of their energy. The Bear Peninsula is world-renowned for the magnificent scenery and the spectacular mountain ranges which tumble down to the coast where they meet majestic sandy beaches. Discover the superb countryside on foot or by bike, or trek through the ancient, mysterious landscape on horseback. Alternatively spend a day discovering the local crafts at one of the local art galleries or partake in a pint of the black stuff, guaranteed to make you appreciate Irish culture at its finest. A traditional farmhouse with outstanding views in an exceptional position, to enjoy whatever the weather.



Ground floor

  • Kitchen
  • Sitting room (seats 4) with multi-fuel stove
  • Sun room with dining area (seats 6)
  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC

First floor

  • One twin bedroom
  • One family bedroom with 1 double & 1 single


  • Electric central heating with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • TV with Free-to-air channels
  • CD/radio
  • Power and starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking


  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Lawned garden to front & rear with decking & furniture
  • Shop 4.5 miles
  • Pub 1.5 miles

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

Note: A reading of the electric will be taken on arrival and is to be paid on departure

About the location


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

Driving times:

  • Cork Airport - 85 miles; 2 hrs 3 mins
  • Cork ferry - 93 miles; 2 hrs 13 mins


  • Nearest shop; 4.5 miles
  • Nearest pub; 1.5 miles
  • Nearest town; Castletownbeare, 8 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
  • Walks - There are many stunning countryside and coastal walks in this area
  • 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
  • Lakes of Killarney - Renowned scenic attraction consisting of 3 lakes, also renowned for great trout fishing