Ard Na Greine

Union Hall, County Cork (Ref. 955678)


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A well-presented detached house on the outskirts of the small fishing village of Union Hall, in West Cork. This spacious home is ideal for families or friends wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life, yet still being within easy reach of the towns of Skibbereen and Rosscarbary. There is a well-equipped farmhouse-style kitchen which includes a dining area, perfect for having breakfast around as you plan your day ahead, and should you prefer a more formal setting there is also a separate dining room. The cosy lounge features a lovely open fire, where you can warm your toes of chilly evenings with a large mug of cocoa in hand, whilst settling down to watch your favourite TV show.
Upstairs, there are three comfortable double bedrooms and a twin room, along with a handy cloakroom which includes a basin and WC, with a family shower room being located on the ground floor. Outside, there are lawned gardens which offer lovely views and great for keeping children entertained, whilst you relax and enjoy your favourite tipple in the afternoon sunshine, and once the sun has gone down and there is a nip in the air you can still enjoy the views from the conservatory. The quiet and popular village of Union Hall, is home to a selection of pubs where you can take in the local atmosphere and restaurants should your designated chef fancy a night off from cooking. The harbour village of Glandore, is a great place for spending a relaxing afternoon watching the yachts and sailing boats drift in and out of Glandore Bay. Nearby, the vibrant, bustling market town of Skibbereen is waiting to be explored, and has plenty to see and do including a Heritage Centre, a weekly farmers’ market or sample some traditional Irish music in one of the friendly pubs. Ard Na Greine is a great base for your perfect Irish getaway.


Four bedrooms: 3 x double, 1 x twin. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. First floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 6). Utility. Dining room (seats 6). Sitting room (seats 6) with open fire. Conservatory.


Oil central heating with open fire. Electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TVs with Saorview , CD/radio, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate. Home gym and exercise machine in the garage Off road parking for 4 cars. Lawned garden with furniture. Two small dogs welcome, sorry no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Skibbereen 7 miles.

Almost hidden in its own harbour, the small fishing village of Union Hall in West Cork has its own active fishing fleet, pleasure boats, and calm waters for water skiing, diving and canoeing. A causeway leads into the village, which is steeped in history, with castle ruins and forts scattered through the area. Today, the village offers a selection of pubs and seafood restaurants, a supermarket, fishmongers, a Post Office, a bureau de change and the annual Union Hall Festival, held every June, featuring a variety of games and watersports. Boat hire for visiting some of the off shore islands is available locally, while the village and surrounding area also offer good walking opportunities. The vibrant market town of Skibbereen, renowned as the capital of West Cork, is approximately 7 miles away, boasting colourful shops, restaurants and pubs, along with the fascinating West Cork Arts Centre and Skibbereen Heritage Centre. Also within easy reach are Glandore, Rosscarbery, Baltimore, Schull, Bantry and Killarney.