This stunning cottage is spacious and tastefully furnished. Downstairs, the living area with wood pellet stove, dining room, fully equipped kitchen with its full size cooker, microwave, washer/dryer. Satellite TV, DVD, stereo/CD player. Shower room and toilet.
Upstairs, a huge bedroom with a 6ft. bed with a wonderful memory foam mattress and a double futon. Off the landing are two 3ft. single beds. Two Z-beds and a travel cot are also available.
The cottage has its own private courtyard with flowers and seating and stands detached on the grounds of the owners' home with its natural pond where you have your own large masonry BBQ. Watch the sun go down over glorious Dunmanus Bay.
The cottage is in Durrus village, with its excellent grocery store and four bustling pubs, three of which serve food, and two restaurants. Mizen and SheepsHead peninsulas with their famous walks and cycle routes are nearby. Places to visit include Bantry House and the West Cork Garden Trail. Take a boat trip from Schull to Cape Clear Island, go whale watching.
The nearest town is Bantry, six miles away with its many restaurants, shops, banks, cinema, golf course and the delightful Bantry House. Schull is within eight miles, where you can take a boat trip to Cape Clear Island and go fishing. Barley Cove is also nearby with the most wonderful beach in West Cork.
Further afield is Fota Wild Life Park, Cork. Take a drive across the mountains to see the beautiful Killarney Lakes. Take the Cable Car across to Dursey Island, but remember that sheep take priority!! Skibbereen, Baltimore and Lough Hyne are all within a 40 minute drive. Visit the Italian Gardens on Garnish Island, en route, visit the seals and the Bamboo Park at Glengarriff.
Set in the grounds of the owners' house, with its childrens play area for use with your supervision, natural ponds and wandering hens, we have tried to cater for your every need. And should you think of something that we might have forgotten, we shall do our best to help.