Rose Cottage

Carrigaline, County Cork (Ref. 932757)

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

The property

Carrigaline 5 miles. This is a traditional detached cottage set in beautiful rolling countryside and located next to Tracton Wood, close to the town of Carrigaline, County Cork. The cottage is in a great location and is ideal for families and friends who enjoy walking, running and cycling with different levels to suit all. With all the accommodation being on the ground floor, the cottage has three comfortable bedrooms, two with double beds and one with twin beds, together with a wet room. There is also a well-equipped kitchen with a dining area, a great entertaining space for friends and family, with a solid fuel stove for chillier nights. For a peaceful interlude, head to the cosy separate sitting room which has an electric stove. Outside this lovely cottage there is a front and side patio where you can sit and relax with a good book whilst enjoying a refreshing drink and the peace and quiet of the surrounding countryside. After a busy day out why not head next door for a bite to eat or perhaps enjoy a pint in the friendly surroundings? The village of Carrigaline is five miles away and close to the dramatic coastline and hills and valleys. You can stroll along the estuary for several miles on the stunning Carrigaline-Crosshaven Pedestrian Walk. Crosshaven is a lovely sailing town and hosts Cork Week every two years, with the village becoming a buzz of sailing activity with many foreign tourists travelling in for the event. Rocky Bay Beach is only a few miles from this delightful cottage, together with the Oyster Haven Centre, Ireland's premier watersports and activity centre. Within reach is the town of Kinsale, known for its marina, fine restaurants, bars and shops, as well as Charles Fort, and Desmond Castle, which houses the International Museum of Wine. Further afield is the bustling Cork city centre, which have many pubs, restaurants and shops for you to wander around. Blarney Castle is located just 25 minutes from Carrigaline, home to the world-famous Blarney Stone. This historic and famous castle is well-known for its stone, which has the traditional power of conferring eloquence on all who kiss it! Afterwards enjoy some gift shopping in Blarney Woollen Mills and Meadows and Byrne, all situated in the one building in Blarney. A lovely County Cork cottage.



Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms
  • One twin bedroom
  • Wet room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area and solid fuel stove
  • Sitting room with electric stove


  • Electric storage heaters with solid fuel stove and electric stove
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Radio
  • Selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent Apr-Sept (€20 supplement Oct -Mar, payable directly to owner)
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Front and side patio with furniture
  • Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant next door


  • The water supply to this property is private and incorporates a water filtration system.
  • Young children to be supervised when outside.

About the location


Cork 11 miles; Kinsale 24 miles;

Driving times:

  • Cork Airport – 12 miles, 25 mins
  • Cork ferry – 30 miles, 50 mins


  • Nearest shop; 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; next door
  • Nearest town; Carrigaline, 5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Wild Atlantic Way - Explore this unspoilt coastal route that passes through nine counties, from the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal to Kinsale in County Cork
  • Cork City - Explore this upbeat city, alive with shops and bars, with the chance of a whale watching boat trip from the harbour

Day trip:

  • Youghal- Fantastic seaside resort with great beaches, seafood and fun activities
  • Killarney National Park - Explore this beautiful part of Ireland and admire the mountains, lakes and waterfalls