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Baile Na Ratha ,Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula,Next Stop Blaskets Islands.

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Baile na Ratha Cottage Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula, Kerry,Next stop Blaskets Islan

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Last updated: 06/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

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BAILE NA RATHA COTTAGE
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Baile na Ratha cottage has two bedrooms,one with double bed one with double and single bed,all rooms with lockers,lamps,robes,dressing table,chairs,,mirrors, both bedrooms with timber floors,Bathroom with toilet,wash basin and walk in shower with instant hot water,sitting dining room is an open plan with a big stone working fireplace and a small kitchen off the dining area with fridge and small ice box/ dishwasher/ 12 cup coffee maker/ 2 slice toaster /a big fan oven and 4 ring hob with plenty ware cutlery pots and pans and electric kettle,there is Oil Fired Centeral Heating very cost effective,its cosy and comfortable in its own grounds.
LOCATION.
The cottage is situated in Dun Chaoin (Dunquin)at the most westerly tip of the Dingle Peninsula & called the next village to the USA Dun Chaoin is in a valley that over looks the Blasket Islands and Inishtooskert or the Sleeping Giant and the cottage is in the middle of this valley in peaceful and tranquil setting with its own grounds, view of the Islands,walking distance to Krugers Pub,Dun Chaoin Pottery and Cafe,Slea head house & Cafe,Church,Coomonale Beach which had a big part in 'Ryans Daughter'film in the early 1970,the wonderful Heritage Centre which celebrates the lives of the Blasket Islanders,there culture and literary talents also a good restaurant in the Centre,Slea Head for splendid view out over the ocean and the Blasket Islands or watch the sun set into the ocean,the picturesque,narrow,winding pathway leading to pier with boats leaving every half hour for the blasket during the summer months which was abandoned by its 22 inhabitants and transferred to mainland Dun Chaoin in 1953.
the Magestic and powerful Clogher Beach with its lovely white sand and sheltered cliffs is only 4 minute drive away,the Dingle Peninsula was selected as Ireland Best Costal Town in a Today FM Radio Competion this year'2011'Dunquin and the Dingle Peninsula is an anglers paradise spanning a coast line of over 100kms,ideal area for deep sea and shore angling,Dun Chaoin is steeped in culture and history and surrounded by some of the most dramatic scenery in the world ,Beal Ban Beach and Ventry Beach only a short drive away with unspoilt golden sand stretching for miles and safe for swimming and other sea activities,The Conor Pass is the hightest pass in Ireland and provides specatacular views of the lakes and Dingle Bay.
Test your climbing skills and climb Mount Brandon that is 3000 feet high,the Slea Head Drive meanders through some of the most ruggedly beautiful landscapes in the world is only a short walk away,Sybil Head famous and beautiful 18 hole Golf Links is only 5 minute drive from cottage.
The area has the greatest concentration of archaeological sites in Ireland with such treasures as Kilmalkeader Church,Dun An Oir Fort Of Gold,Gallarus Oratory which is shaped like an upturned boat and it is the most perfectly preserved example of Irish architecture,Behive Huts and many more only a short distance from Baile Na Ratha Cottage.Explore te boreens of Dunquin and the Dingle Peninsula by bike which can be hired from Foxy Johns Quaint pub ,Main Street,Dingle..

DINGLE TOWN.(AN DAINGEAN)15 minute drive from cottage

Dingle is a brightly painted fishing port , home to musicians,craftsmen,foodies,.Partake of a traditional music session in one of the many pubs,or catch one of the folk concerts held in St James Church in the Main Street,Sample the local freshly-caught seafood or look in on the Farm Market on the Friday from 10am to 2pm, among the many craftshops of the town find pottery,weaving,jewellery ,crystal ,wander around the art galleries displaying both traditional and contemporary paintings. Dingle is full of pubs, fine sea food restaurants,cafes,shops,internet cafe,2 banks,Church of Ireland and Roman Catholic Church, Medical Centre,Chemist shops,Art Gallaries,Supermarkets,Hotels,indoor swimming pool and keep fit , Hairdressers,Hardware stores,Clothes Shops ext.

THINGS TO DO IN DINGLE(AN DAINGEAN)
The Oceanworld Aquarium- ,enchanting underwater display of native marine and freshwater species,sandtigersharks,Molly the turtle,piranhas ,friendly rays,penquins and much more.
Visit the twelve Harry Clarke stained -glass windows in the little chapel or take a cruise of the harbour to visit' Fungie 'our much loved Dolfin.Walk along the town and look or walk into the many small quaint shops or do the ring of the town along the seaside and the fantastic Marina and its big fishing boats or take a lesson at the sailing school.Spend the afternoon exploring the caves of Dingle Harbour by Kayak and say hallo to Fungie the dolphin,The Play at Height Adventure Centre- .located just outside town ,is Irelands,hightest climbing wall-experience wall climbing,abseiling, zipwire and outdoor freefall.

BArLLYFERRITER (BAILE AN FHEIRTEARAIGH)
Ballyferriter is only 7 minute drive with a church,3 pubs,hotel,supermarket,restaurants,cafes,heritage centre and pottery.there is Irish schools held there for the 3 months of the Summer for school going children and Adults,if you are interested in learning the cupla fochal or improving your 'Gailge' contact Baile an Fheirteuraigh Co OP.

DUN CHAOIN(Dunquin)
Baile Na Ratha Cottage is surrounded by Hills,Cliffs, vast
landscape and the Atlantic Ocean.The Dingle Way is on your
doorstep so BRING your walking BOOTS.
Dun Chaoin is renowned for its scenery and surviving Gaelic Culture and the Irish language.
The people of Dun Chaoin are proud and friendly determined people proctecting there Language(Gaelic)there culture and Religion ,you will feel good and proud to be among the families of Dun Chaoin....

THE BLASKET ISLANDS:
Uninhabited since 1953,the Great Blasket Island can be accessed by passengers ferry from both Dun Chaoin and Dingle Harbour. Walk the Island or picnic on the white strand: watch out for Puffins,Seals, Choughs and Gannets,
The maritime wildlife of the Islands can be further explored by Eco-Tours a 2.5 to 3 hour crusie around the Blasket Islands-boats leave both Dun Chaoin pier and Dingle Marina everyday throughout the summer months.


Keywords: lovely 2 bedroom cottage in a very peaceful and tranquil setting with view of Blasket Island in a cul de sac and own garden.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    there is a local family with children close to the cottage that speak Irish and there is a garden for children to play....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    smoking is not allowed but there is a sheltered place outside to smoke...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    one well cared for dog is allowed, there is a shed if required,owner of cottage informed on booking....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Double Beds (2) two bouble beds, one in each bedroom., Twin or Single Beds (1) one single bed, Baby Cribs (1) crib provided if required also high chair....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    walk in shower/toilet/hand basin...moreless

  • bathroom with walk in shower..toilet and washbasin.

Other Amenities

  • Hair dryer,soap,toilet paper ,electric blankets,extra Blankets,alarm clock,hoover,firewood and real turf as a started for fire,a library with all kinds of books,fiction,non fiction,books of the area,and some childrens books,laundry powder for washing machine to start with.....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    some Irish music cd provided...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    22inch flat TV with 8 channels also a DVD ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library:

    some videos provided...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    the cottage is surrounded by mountains to the back and gable,Mount Eagle,Chruach Mhartain on its slopes the village of 'Ryans Daughter' was constructed. ,Ceann Shratha,Mionan na Graige,both played a big part in the film of 'Ryans Daughter' and 'Far and Away.'...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    you are close to the Blasket Island/.the Sleeping Giant and the vast Ocean...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Big stone fire place....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    central heating ...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets/quilt covers pillow covers provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    open plan sitting/dining area ...moreless

  • Parking:

    plenty parking for 3 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    ample space for 2or 3 cars...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    ample parking for boat and trailer...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    there is a launderette on site with a washer and dryer also a freezer...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    big stone fire place for burning wood,coal or turf...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker:

    12 cup coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    plenty ware/cutlery/glasses/pots,frying pans,oven trays ext....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    slim line dishwasher ...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    full cooker with oven/grill and 4 top rings,coffee maker,iron and board,toaster....moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    seating outside for 4/5 people...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 27 - Aug 29, 2015
7 night min stay

€690
August/September
Aug 30 - Sep 26, 2015
3 night min stay
€130
€450 €1,600
oct/nov/dec
Sep 27 - Dec 18, 2015
4 night min stay
€80
€350 €1,000
christmas/new year
Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

€550
winter
Jan 4 - Mar 25, 2016
3 night min stay
€95
€350 €1,000
March/April/May
Mar 26 - May 27, 2016
4 night min stay
€100
€450 €1,200
May/June
Jun 25 - Jul 1, 2016
3 night min stay
€130
€495 €1,500
July/Aug
Jul 2 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

€695
September
Aug 27 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
€130
€495 €1,500
Oct/Nov/Dec
Oct 1 - Dec 16, 2016
3 night min stay
€100
€375 €1,000
Dec/Jan
Dec 17 - Jan 3, 2017
7 night min stay

€650
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
€100
€400 €1,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

June-Sep weekly changeover day is Sat-Sat,other months flexible,Xmas&New Year min stay is 7 nights.

deposit of 25% paid on booking and a rental contract agreed to by email.balance of rent paid

60 days before arrivial unless other arrangments are made.

utilities (oil and electricity)is paid for at departure.starter basket of turf/timber provided for open fireplace.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 06/26/2015
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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
kerry
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Dunquin
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Ceann Sibeal 18 hole Golf links
40 Miles
Nearest Train
Tralee
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Dingle
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Dun Chaoin pottery
2.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Clogher beach

Car: Necessary

shed for fishemens gear also a freezer ext.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2000

About: I was born in the area and my first language was Irish

Why Dingle:
The peace and tranquility and friendly people of Dunquin at times nearly empty of number and by the design of others of hope, those families ,one hearth at a time ,repelled attacks on there language,their culture their religion share ,within sight,sound of violent or calm sea there home,there familys there village of Dunquin with the rest of us.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
if you need peace and quiet this is the place to stay,the tranquilitie of Baile na Ratha Cottage ideal to relax in a peaceful setting,


Contact us

Speaks: english, Irish/english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Baile na Ratha Cottage Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula, Kerry,Next stop Blaskets Islan

    Baile na Ratha Cottage Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula, Kerry,Next stop Blaskets Islan

  • Dining area in Baile na Ratha Cottage,Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula,,Co Kerry,Ireland

    Dining area in Baile na Ratha Cottage,Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula,,Co Kerry,Ireland

  • Bedroom no 2 with double bed and single bed.

    Bedroom no 2 with double bed and single bed.

  • Pier for the boat to the Blasket Island,Dunquin,
Only a short walk from Cottage

    Pier for the boat to the Blasket Island,Dunquin, Only a short walk from Cottage

  • Ferry to Blasket Island every half hour in season.The blasket in the distance.

    Ferry to Blasket Island every half hour in season.The blasket in the distance.

  • view from back of cottage

    view from back of cottage

  • Pier to Blasket Island few minutes walk.

    Pier to Blasket Island few minutes walk.

  • Slea Head looking out at Blasket Island,few minute drive from cottage

    Slea Head looking out at Blasket Island,few minute drive from cottage

  • stone open fireplace in dining/sitting area

    stone open fireplace in dining/sitting area

  • Great Blasket Island.

    Great Blasket Island.

  • Seals on the beach on the Great Blasket Island

    Seals on the beach on the Great Blasket Island

  • Sybil Head and the vast ocean short drive or lovely walk

    Sybil Head and the vast ocean short drive or lovely walk

  • Sitting area with big stone fireplace at Baile na Ratha,Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula

    Sitting area with big stone fireplace at Baile na Ratha,Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula

  • Double Bedroom in Baile na Ratha Cottage in Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula,Co Kery,

    Double Bedroom in Baile na Ratha Cottage in Dunquin,Dingle Peninsula,Co Kery,

  • Kitchen.

    Kitchen.

  • Slea Head drive,close to cottage

    Slea Head drive,close to cottage

  • Front of cottage looking out at Inishtooskert or the sleeping giant

    Front of cottage looking out at Inishtooskert or the sleeping giant

  • Beautiful Clogher beach and sybil head few minute drive or a beautiful walk

    Beautiful Clogher beach and sybil head few minute drive or a beautiful walk

  • The hill where part of Ryans Daughter Film was made seen from house

    The hill where part of Ryans Daughter Film was made seen from house

  • Ballyferriter Village 5 minute drive with supermarket/hotel/3pubs/RC Church ext

    Ballyferriter Village 5 minute drive with supermarket/hotel/3pubs/RC Church ext

  • setting sun

    setting sun

  • Gallarus Oratory was build of dry stone between 7/8 century

    Gallarus Oratory was build of dry stone between 7/8 century

  • Drop on the Great Blasket Island

    Drop on the Great Blasket Island

  • Great Blasket Island and the beautiful white beach as seen from mainland

    Great Blasket Island and the beautiful white beach as seen from mainland

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, Irish/english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 06/26/2015
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