Castletownshend, Skibbereen, Co. Cork

Detached Character Cottage

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Sleeps5 3 Bedrooms 2Bathrooms Pets 1


Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and Horse Island, from a superb vantage point, this property is nestled on a half acre site in unspoilt woodland. The property is fully equipped and boasts a seating area overlooking some of Ireland's most spectacular views. The property lies just a quarter of a mile from the picturesque Georgian harbour village of Castletownshend and is just 5 miles from the market town of Skibbereen. There is a shop, pub and restaurant in the village and it is the ideal location for a quiet getaway, perfect for a peaceful stroll or a swim on the beach.

Shop. Pub. Restaurant. Beach 880 yards.

GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, utility room. FF: double (accessed through single bedroom) with basin, twin, single, bathroom, shower room.

Electricity by meter read, storage heaters, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, TV, dvd player, radio, fridge/freezer, microwave, w/machine, dryer, mobile phone reception - poor, welcome pack, fully enclosed garden, garden furniture, private off road parking. One pet welcome.

Features & Facilities

  • Dryer
  • DVD player
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Mobile phone reception - poor
  • Radio
  • Storage heating
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Welcome Pack


First Floor

  • Bathroom
  • Shower room
  • Basin;
  • Single
  • Twin

Ground Floor

  • Kitchen/diner
  • Lounge
  • Utility room


Services & Amenities

  • Beach 0.5 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Restaurant 0.5 miles
  • Shop 0.5 miles
  • Supermarket 6 miles

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O'Farrell Family

Stayed: August 2020

A homely property with great views, very well-equipped and a good base for exploring West Cork

The Wallace Party

Stayed: May 2019

We had a geat welcome by the local representative. The location and view from the property were amazing. The furniture and equipment were a little dated but in no way did this spoil our wonderful holi...

The Wint party

Stayed: May 2019

I loved this cottage. It is a sweet unpretentious, warm, well equipped cottage with an amazing view and lots of privacy.

Casserly Family

Stayed: September 2018

Nice location, very quiet. The house had everything needed, in a very nice, quiet location and with a lovely garden and great views. Very comfortable, which contributed to an enjoyable stay in a lovel...

Cunningham Party

Stayed: May 2017

The cottage is in a wonderful location and there are lovely views from the garden. Great that we could bring our dog!


Stayed: January 2017

Beautiful, quiet location, cosy house. Well equipped kitchen. Big open fire place and decent TV channels. We spent a nice relaxing weekend here in winter.


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