You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Castletownshend, Skibbereen, County Cork. It is a End Terrace Cottage.
This 18th century character cottage is located in Castletownshend village, 6 miles from Skibbereen, 10 miles from Baltimore and 25 miles from Bantry. The cottage is welcoming, featuring a solid fuel wood burning stove that heats the water and radiators via its back boiler. There are additional storage and portable heaters. Its character is evident in the exposed beams and rustic walls that form large deep sills in every room. It is an ideal base for a relaxing holiday or to explore the magnificent countryside, coastline and beaches of West Cork.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 440 yards. Beach 2 miles. Beach 440 yards.
GF: lounge/diner, kitchen. FF: double, twin, bathroom with shower over bath.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, Gas for cooker included, wood burner (no fuel supplied), linen and towels included, travel cot, radio, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, internet access, uk tv channels, partially enclosed shared garden, garden furniture, private off road parking. One small pet welcome.
Castletownshend is a small village which features the famous Mary Ann's pub and seafood restaurant across the road from the cottage, Lil McCarthy's which is a traditional Irish pub and a village shop which sells basic supplies. There is a stony beach which is clean and safe for swimming and a public pier suitable for launching small boats.
The bustling market town of Skibbereen has so much to offer including; world class food, unique shops, live music, the town retains a local, colourful and friendly feel.
West Cork is one of the best places in Europe for seeing whales, dolphins and seals. Trips out to see them can be arranged, where you are picked up from the public pier.
Castletownshend has a public stony beach which is clean and safe for swimming, and a public pier suitable for launching small boats. Sandycove is a sheltered sandy beach 2 miles away from the cottage. You can sometimes see seals from the beach.
Walking - Easy 100 yards. Fishing, Tennis, Childrens Playground .25 miles. Walking - Hill 1 miles. Traditional Music, Golf 6 miles.
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