Island View Cottage Beach Cottage in Bantry, Cork

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From €398 to €1177 weekly
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Accommodation details
Sleeps: 10
Rooms: 5
Bathrooms: 4

Island View Cottage Beach Cottage

Holiday home
Island View Cottage is a spacious, detached cottage located in an elevated position with views of Bantry Bay, Whiddy Island and Garnish Island, just outside the town of Bantry in County Cork. With four double bedrooms (one with ensuite facilities) and one twin with an ensuite, this cottage can sleep up to ten people in style. The accommodation also contains a family bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath, a fitted kitchen, a dining room with a woodburning stove and a sitting room with an open fire. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for six cars, a children's play area to the rear and a lawned garden to the front. Living up to its name, with its stunning views and the entire County Cork coastline to discover, Island View Cottage is sure to suit all holidaymakers, all year round.

Area
Bantry is a town of sea views and colourful buildings located in West Cork between Sheep's Head and the Beara Peninsula. It is home to a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants ideal for dining out or for experiencing local Irish music and culture. Just a short boat ride from the town you will find Whiddy Island and Garnish Island. Garnish Island was turned into an exotic garden in the early 20th Century and is home to a variety of plant species, which thrive in the warm, moist climate and peaty soils.

Region
County Cork is full of truly breathtaking natural beauty. With unspoilt beaches, historic castles, and modern visitor attractions, there's plenty for all ages to absorb and there is always plenty to see and do in County Cork.

Amenities
Oil central heating with woodburner and open fire. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV, video, DVD, CD/radio, library of books. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and stairgate on request. Off road parking for 6 cars. Lawned garden to front, children's play area to rear. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: Fishing permits for Lough Bofinne are available at the local sports shop.

Amenities

  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Log fire
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
Island View Cottage Beach Cottage reviewsWrite a review
August 2015
alan c

We recently stayed in this cottage and had a terrific time. to call it a cottage does it no justice at all. The location is superb and the amenities first rate. From the moment we arrived and being met by the owner Dan O'Sullivan and his wife Dymphna who could not have been nicer and helpful we were comfortable and relaxed. it is also worth pointing out they have a sweet shop in Bantry called "Sweet stop" which is definitely worth a visit and more than once. If anybody is looking for a self catering holiday I would not just recommend this property but insist they must try and book it.

August 2015
Mrs Maher

We had a great time. The pictures on the website don't do the house justice! It's in an amazing location with stunning views. The bedrooms were big, the kitchen well equipped and the dining room spacious. The owner was very helpful and we received a warm welcome. Highly recommended.

January 2016
Mr Abel

Island View Cottage is in a remote, quiet location but close-enough to Bantry town. It has fantastic views and a very well equipped kitchen. Spacious and comfortable.

October 2014
Mr Hoy

Fantastic views across Bantry Bay. The house is very well maintained and kept really clean. The owner is really accommodating and helpful. The rooms are spacious. Highly recommended.

August 2013
Mr Pitt

Everything was perfect, would definitely return, beautiful surroundings, and plenty for the children to do also.

October 2013
Miss Ward

The cottage was superb, couldn't fault it. Lovely and clean, warm, great views and perfect location, easy to find and the owners were great.

November 2013
Mrs O'sullivan

Lived in sheer luxury for one week, we had a lovely week. The house was spotless. The owner was very kind and welcoming.

December 2013
Mr Lowry

The house was totally amazing, in every way possible. We spent Christmas week there, the house was equipped with every utensil and appliance anybody could need. The fire and stove were set and ready on arrival. The owner of the house was on hands should we need anything. The range for cooker was fabulous for entertaining. This house passed all our expectations. We will be returning.

June 2014
Miss Smith

Beautiful home with great location and wonderful hosts. Having lived in the area some years ago we used the holiday home as a base and visited friends and the gorgeous area. Superb place to stay with great facilities, real fires, large kitchen and very comfortable bedrooms.

August 2011
JaneanneSteven

Really enjoyed our stay in this house. Perfect house for a large family or group. Plenty of space, superb kitchen with everything you could possibly need to cater for large groups. It is a bit of a hike up the hill from the town of Bantry and you would probably need your car but the quality and comfort of the house make up for it. We stayed there for the weekend of the Bay Run in Bantry and we had a group of 10 people staying and there was plenty of room and ideal for the large breakfast and chill out the day after the race, and plenty of bathrooms and showers for relaxing the sore muscles after the run. The owner is so nice... he even left fresh milk in the fridge and biscuits... could not fault it.

August 2011
JaneanneSteven

Really enjoyed our stay in this house. Perfect house for a large family or group. Plenty of space, superb kitchen with everything you could possibly need to cater for large groups. It is a bit of a hike up the hill from the town of Bantry and you would probably need your car but the quality and comfort of the house make up for it. We stayed there for the weekend of the Bay Run in Bantry and we had a group of 10 people staying and there was plenty of room and ideal for the large breakfast and chill out the day after the race, and plenty of bathrooms and showers for relaxing the sore muscles after the run. The owner is so nice... he even left fresh milk in the fridge and biscuits... could not fault it.

July 2014
Mrs Lavy

The cottage was fantastic, so spacious, spotlessly clean with everything we needed. It was set in a private location with stunning views. The owner was really helpful and friendly.

September 2012
Mr Goodwin

The house was extremely comfortable and the area we stayed in was exceptionally beautiful. We also felt that the representation of the cottage by Hogans was extremely accurate.

July 2011
Mrs Finnegan

Owner was extremely helpful and willing to assist in any way. Property was very spacious. Wonderful views from bungalow over Bantry Bay. Well placed for touring the beautiful West Cork and Kerry coastlines.

October 2013
Guest

We had a family holiday at this super cottage ( more like a 5 star hotel )everything was perfect - clean with all the essentals anyone would need, the location is magnificent and so tranquil yet local to the town - would go back tomorrow and Dan the owner and his wife have that lovely Irish charm, hopefully we can go back again in the near future.

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Key features

  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • High chair
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