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Southern Exposure, Beautiful Sea View, Villa with Pool, Close to Bantry and Beara Peninsula

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Last updated: 10/06/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Eco House in Maulnaskeaha, Ahakista, designed by Paul Leech and was awarded the Construction Excellence Award 1995th
The southern exposure ensures a good view of the sea and the majestic landscape.
The 'Eco House' was the place for the famous singer Christy Moore and his wife Valerie for 14 years.
Bathe in a south-facing oval pool, lie down on the lawn surrounded by a garden of colorful flowers and rock gardens, sip tea in 180 degree 'sun room' with its many windows see photo or read a book in the reading chair overlooking the sea. Or put your feet up in the living room and look at the open fire. For self-catering there is the kitchen with light wood with a table for up to 6 people, and outside in the southeast the cast-iron bistro table and chairs next to the sliding door from the kitchen to the garden.
The Eco House has 2 single apartments, each with a bathroom = shower / toilet and separate entrance (one with loft and 2 futon beds for children), and a double room with bath = bathtub / toilet, a living room with fireplace, a winter garden and a dining room with kitchen ,


geothermal heating
Private Well
Created 1.3 ha garden according to Feng Shui principles
starry sky
fresh air


Property Type

  • House
  • 146 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Schlafzimmer 1: 1 queen


  • Schlafzimmer 2: 1 queen


  • Schlafzimmer 3: 2 twin/ single

    2 Futonbetten auf einer Empore...moreless

  • Suitable for 4 adults and 2 children. The 2 futon beds (for children) are on a loft above one of the single bedroom and 190cm times 80cm....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Gladly can be smoked out :-) Ashtrays are available :-)


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Lawn / Garden
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


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from 3 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 18 - Sep 3, 2016
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

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  • Endreinigung €65
  • Taxes Not included


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Last updated: 10/06/2015
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65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cork Airport oder Kerry ( Farranfore ) Airport
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Tin Pub & Arundels by the pier in Ahakista
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bantry Golf / Oldhead Golf / Killarney Golf
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Heron Cafe/ Arundels by the pier/ Good Things Cafe
23 Miles
Nearest Beach
schönster Strand Barleycove

Car: Necessary

Sheepshead is a 33km long peninsula - no more than 6km wide - in the southwest of Ireland. Ahakista is surrounded by the promontory known for its rugged beauty. The Eco House is ideally located for exploring the region West - Cork. Hiking trails with 85km on the Sheepshead alone, signposted cycling routes in stunning countryside, a day at the beach at Barleycove, horse riding, sailing, diving, fantastic fish and specialty restaurants (the 'The Good Things Cafe' with 1 Michelin star !! is only 10 minutes away by car), a pub and restaurant (the legendary Tin Pub and Arundels by the Pier) is only 10 minutes walk away, the Heron Cafe & Gallery with free WiFi just 10 minutes on foot. Of course load attractions like the Botanical Garden on Garinish Island- with short shipping and seal banks -, Glengarriff with great shops, the Sheepshead Lighthouse, Mizen Head with the lighthouse Fastnet Rock in the sea, a place of pilgrimage Gougane Barra and the cities Bantry and Skibbereen with their many shops, restaurants, pubs and cinemas to stay. Just a short drive from Eco House removed the village Kilcrohane, with its quay and coves and 2 cozy pubs.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

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Speaks: english, french, german

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Southern exposure, beautiful sea view, villa with pool, close to Bantry and Beara Peninsula

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