Ahakista, Bantry, Co. Cork

Detached Character Cottage

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Sleeps8 4 Bedrooms 3Bathrooms Pets 1


This cosy cottage overlooking Dunmanus Bay is in a beautiful tranquil setting, a stroll to Ahakista village at the centre of the Sheep's Head Peninsula and 12 miles from Bantry. It has been lovingly restored with traditional cottage characteristics such as low ceilings and steep narrow stairs which give it a cosy homely atmosphere. In the lounge a TV is provided for DVD viewing as there is no TV reception. Free satelilte Wi-Fi is available for your enjoyment. A small stream runs at the end of the garden.

The property owner will not entertain single sex groups / stag or hen parties i.e no groups of single people.

Shop 4 miles. Pub 880 yards. Restaurant 1320 yards. Beach 880 yards.

GF: lounge, kitchen, dining room, utility room, shower room. FF: double, 3 twins, 2 bathrooms.

Electricity by meter read, Heating by panel heaters., open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, aga style stove, travel cot, TV, dvd player, CD, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, internet access, welcome pack, partially enclosed garden, patio area, patio furniture, private off road parking. One small pet welcome.

Features & Facilities

  • AGA style stove
  • CD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Microwave
  • Travel Cot
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Welcome Pack


First Floor

  • Bathroom
  • Double
  • Twin

Ground Floor

  • Shower room
  • Dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Utility room


Services & Amenities

  • Beach 0 yards
  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Restaurant 0.75 miles
  • Shop 4 miles
  • Laundrette 11 miles
  • Supermarket 11 miles

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Stayed: August 2019

We really enjoyed this cottage, as a base for touring West Cork. The house is very old with a newer addition. Therefore it come with all the quirks of a very old Irish cottage. Our kids loved the yard...


Stayed: June 2018

We love this location and cottage! It was a perfect combination of old and new. It's breathtaking views from the bedrooms are second to none! We were well looked after and highly recommend the cottag...

Deasy Family

Stayed: August 2017

This charming traditional cottage is in the beautiful hamlet of Ahakista on West Cork's stunning Sheeps Head Peninsula. You can easily walk to the pub and the small restaurant although you will need t...

Peter & Co.

Stayed: July 2017

Very comfortable with wonderful views of the light on Dunmanus Peninsula to the South.

Matthias & Co.

Stayed: July 2017

A very relaxing week in this lovely cottage.

Harvey & Co.

Stayed: June 2017

Great cottage with all you could ask in a Self-Catering property. Great local people!




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