Cahirkeen Cottage is a stone-built, detached cottage in an elevated position overlooking the sea in a hamlet just five miles from Allihies in County Cork. With three double bedrooms and a family shower room, this cottage is suitable for six people. Also within the cottage is an openplan living area comprising, a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room with French doors to the patio. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for three cars and a patio and gravelled area to the rear with garden furniture and a BBQ. With its neighbouring cottage, Cahirkeen Cottage can sleep up to thirteen people and is perfect for a large family gathering or for a group of friends wishing to discover this stunning part of Ireland.
Accommodation: Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 2 x double with sky lights. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area (seats 4) with French doors to patio and sea views.
Amenities: Electric heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books and games. Electricity charged via meter reading. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available. Off road parking for 3 cars. Patio and gravelled area to rear with furniture and BBQ. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 miles. Note: This property has a spiral staircase and limited head room on the landing, which may be unsuitable for the less mobile.
About the area: The village of Allihies in County Cork sits on the Western tip of the Beara peninsula, in a region of unspoiled natural beauty. The village lies on The Ring of Beara, a tourist trail of about 195 kilometres (121 miles) circumnavigating the peninsula. Attractions nearby include Dursey Island, which is linked to the mainland by a Cable Car and is the only such ride in Europe to cross over water. The island is also a recognised Bird Sanctuary, with numerous species, rare and otherwise, seen regularly.