Castlekevin House

Castlekevin near Mallow, County Cork (Ref. 21971)

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine

The property

Set in the quiet hamlet of Castlekevin, six miles from the town of Mallow, and surrounded by beautiful County Cork countryside, this charming, detached cottage is the perfect getaway for friends and families. Set solely on the ground floor, making it great for the kids and grandparents alike, this cottage near Mallow is perfect for exploring all the delights of Ireland, from its glorious, luscious landscapes, to its rugged, unspoilt coastline. There are two double bedrooms, one enjoying its very own en-suite, two twin rooms, and a family bathroom. A social open plan living space makes this Castlekevin cottage ideal for a family get together where you can cook, eat, and relax together by the fire. Reminisce over the day’s adventures, and plan tomorrow with your maps and guide books spread across the dining table. There is so much space in this County Cork cottage, that if you fancy a little peace and quiet, you can quite happily curl up with a good book in the second sitting room, boasting another warming fire of its own! On warm summer days, venture out into the lawned garden to the front of this Castlekevin cottage, and let the kids run around in the fresh, country air, while you sit back with a refreshing drink and enjoy the serenity that this peaceful area offers. When you’re feeling adventurous, try out the fantastic facilities at the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trails centre, or explore the many walking opportunities available, from pretty looped routes, to mountain and forest hikes. Fishermen will love the bountiful stocks available in the Blackwater River running through the town of Mallow, which plays host to a collection of shops, cafés and pubs. If you want to spend a relaxing break exploring the delights of the south of Ireland, this fabulous County Cork cottage is just the base for you!



Ground Floor

  • Two double bedrooms (one with en-suite shower, basin & WC)
  • Two twin bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area & sitting area with electric fire
  • Utility
  • Second sitting room with electric fire


  • Oil central heating with electric fire in sitting area & second sitting room
  • Electric oven
  • Two hobs
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD, CD/radio
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel & power included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Front lawned garden with furniture
  • Shops in Mallow, 6 miles
  • Pubs and restaurants in Mallow, 6 miles

About the location


Blarney Castle Estate 17 miles; Cork 21 miles.

Driving times:

  • Shannon Airport; 55 miles, 1 hr 16 mins
  • Rosslare ferry; 116 miles, 2 hrs 37 mins


  • Nearest shop; Mallow, 5 miles
  • Nearest pub; Mallow, 6 miles
  • Nearest town; Mallow, 5 miles
  • Nearest village; Castletownroche, 5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Mallow – Visit this pretty Cork town, peruse the shops and friendly pubs, and fish for your dinner on the Blackwater River
  • Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trails – A fun and challenging way to view the beauty of this region
  • Doneraile Wildlife Park – An 18th century landscaped park, perfect for walkers and nature lovers

Day trip:

  • Killarney National Park- Huge national park home to an abundance of flora and fauna
  • Portumna Forest Park - Fantastic forest park with walking, cycling and mountain biking trails