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Luxury Bright, Spacious, Stylish Apartment with Stunning Mountain & Bay Views

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Relax on the balcony and enjoy spectacular views!

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Last updated: 04/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Newcastle apartment description

This is a stunning, luxury, 1st floor apartment in a peaceful village which has the 'wow' factor. Enjoy uninterrupted views over the beautiful Dundrum bay and the Mountains of Mourne - classified as an 'area of outstanding natural beauty'. You would find it difficult to find a more spectacular view anywhere in Northern Ireland. The apartment is south-facing and is bright and sunny all day long. It has a large spacious open plan kitchen, living and dining area and balcony. The superb floor to ceiling corner windows frame the amazing view while you cook, eat or relax! The apartment has wifi and all modern conveniences. One of the bedrooms is ensuite with a king size bed and views of the bay (fabulous for enjoying the sunrise), the second has a double bed and the third one single bed and cot. The apartment has solid wood floors, original artwork, high quality beds and furniture and contemporary furnishings - all guaranteed to ensure you have a comfortable stay - but of course the view steals the show! - ever changing throughout the day as the tide ebbs and flows in and out of the bay!

Things to do: Whether you are looking for a relaxing get away from it all holiday or an adventure filled holiday, our apartment offers you a gateway to both. Dundrum offers breathtaking views, historical sites and nature walks, In nearby Newcastle you can enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities including golf, hiking, cycling, fishing, mountain climbing, canoeing etc. Newcastle has a world class golf course (Down Royal), which recently hosted the Walker Cup. The stunning Slieve Donard Hotel has a luxury spa, perfect for a little pampering. Castlewellan has a beautiful castle, lake and gardens - perfect for walks. cycling and canoeing. Within a half day or full day's drive you can enjoy most of the tourist sites of Northern Ireland - Strangford Lough, Antrim Coast, Fermanagh lakes, the city of Belfast, historic towns of Downpatrick and Armagh and beautiful villages such as Hillsborough and Crawfordsburn.

PLEASE NOTE: In addition to rental prices there is a cleaning/laundry charge to be left on departure (£35 for 2 guests and an additional £5 for each further guest).

French Villa for Rent: We also have a lovely villa to rent in St Paul de Vence just outside Nice. Visit listing no. 486700.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 100 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

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  • The master bedroom has an ensuite shower room and stunning views. The apartment features a second large bedroom with a double bed. There is a smaller bedroom with a single bed. Two travel cots are available....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • The ensuite has a fully tiled walk-in shower. The bathroom has a bath with a shower head....moreless

Other Amenities

  • This spacious apartment is in prime position to enjoy stunning views of the mountains and bay from its floor to ceiling corner windows and balcony. There is a lift in the apartment block so it would be suitable for the elderly but as there are several steps to the front door it is wheelchair inaccessible. Bring along your Sky card and enjoy Sky television. There is also a dock for your I pod so you can listen to the music of your choice - although we do have a selection of CD's and DVD's for you to enjoy. We have games, colouring books and some toys for younger children. The internet can be accessed using a 3 mobile dongle if you bring your laptop. Please let us know if advance if you require this service....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Good selection of board games...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Free to air channels ...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas central heating...moreless

  • Internet:

    wifi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Parking:

    Parking for 1 or more cars...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Table and 2 chairs - 2 additional fold up chairs...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid season
Apr 11 - May 29, 2015
3 night min stay
£85 £95
Fri, Sat, Sun
£475
High season
May 30 - Jun 26, 2015
3 night min stay
£95
£575
Peak season
Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

£650

Changeover Day: Saturday

High season
Aug 29 - Sep 25, 2015
7 night min stay

£575

Changeover Day: Saturday

Mid season
Sep 26 - Nov 6, 2015
3 night min stay
£85 £95
Fri, Sat, Sun
£550
Low season
Nov 7 - Dec 18, 2015
2 night min stay
£80 £90
Fri, Sat, Sun
£395
Christmas
Dec 19 - Jan 2, 2016
3 night min stay
£110
£650
Low Season
Jan 3 - Mar 25, 2016
2 night min stay
£80 £90
Fri, Sat, Sun
£395
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
£80 £90
Fri, Sat, Sun
£395

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit £250
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

There is an additional utility/linen charge of £35 for parties of 2 and a further £5 for each additional guest, paid on departure.

A weekend night refers to a Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

A 30% deposit will confirm the booking. The remaining balance must be paid 8 weeks before rental commences.

There is a £200 damage deposit payable with the remaining balance, returned shortly after departure.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Belfast International Airport
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Dundrum
40 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Belfast
4 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Newcastle
28 Miles
Nearest Train
Belfast or Newry
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Award winning Dundrum restaurants
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
Right outside the door or Murlough 2 kms away

Car: Recommended

This spacious, luxury 3 bedroom apartment offers stunning, uninterrupted mountain and bay views. This is a superb spot for bird-watching and seal-spotting. There is a beach right at your doorstep and you are a short walk to the nature reserve of Murlough Bay and the ruins of Dundrum castle which offers superb views and is great for picnics. The nearby village contains a supermarket, antique shops, beauty salons and some renowned restaurants. You're in Ireland so there are plenty of pubs within walking distance! A short drive away will take you to the town of Newcastle at the foot of the Mournes and Castlewellan where you have access to any number of outdoor activities, golf, fishing, mountain climbing, canoeing, abseiling, sailing, mountain biking, tennis etc. Newcastle has a heated outdoor swimming pool during the summer months. You are a 30 minute drive to Strangford Lough, 40 minutes to Belfast ,1.5 hrs to the stunning Antrim Coast and Giants Causeway and 2 hours to Dublin.

Golf: Royal County Down is one of the oldest and most renowned Golf Clubs in Ireland with traditions dating back for more than one hundred years. In 2007 the Walker Cup matches were held here. Situated in Newcastle, where in the immortal words of Percy French, 'The Mountains of Mourne sweep down to the sea', Royal County Down is not only a fine test of golf but has accompanying scenery that is spellbinding. Alongside the Championship Links, Royal County Down has a second course, The Annesley Links. Laid out beneath the same massive, almost menacing backdrop, the Annesley Links is nowhere near as intimidating or as formidable a challenge as the Championship Links, but then it was never intended to be. It is a course for everyone. (Extracts from the official Royal County Down Golf Course website). For further details tel: (028) 4372 3314

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: Our wonderful Bayview Apartment is owned by my husband and I. We have 2 children aged 5 and 7 years. My husband is an artist and I am self-employed. I manage this apartment and our other rental properties in Greyabbey and the South of France. I also work freelance as a management consultant within the voluntary sector. We live in Belfast. Our other holiday rental propertiies are: 'Rose Cottage' Greyabbey, Northern Ireland, listing no. 1130644, 'Jasmin Villa', St Paul de Vence, South of France, listing no. 486700 and 'Mimosa Villa', St Paul de Vence, South of France, listing no. 18909. We pride ourselves in offering a 'home from home' experience for our guests by ensuring our properties are comfortable, stylish and well equipped.

Why the Owner Chose Newcastle:
Simply....the views are second to none! We have travelled the world and stayed in many wonderful places but the view of the mountains and the bay at Dundrum captured our heart. We plan to retire there and can't imagine ourselves ever parting with it! It has been our pleasure to share it with guests from all around the world and many return each year, sometimes twice or three times a year to enjoy it! I think it has captured their heart also!

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The apartment is one of only three properties at The Quay which have floor to ceiling corner windows taking in both the views of the Bay and the Mountains. We may be bias but we believe we chose the best spot! It is bright and spacious and as soon as you walk in through the doors, we guarantee you will relax! It is totally calm and peaceful and it wouldn't be hard to lose track of time kicking back and enjoying the ever changing views. We take pride in how we present the apartment for our guests and the furnishings, artwork, bedlinen etc are all of good quality. Believe me, we want you to have a wonderful experience and to enjoy your stay at the apartment as much as we do!


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, dutch

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Photos

  • Relax on the balcony and enjoy spectacular views!

    Relax on the balcony and enjoy spectacular views!

  • Prime position to enjoy the views!

    Prime position to enjoy the views!

  • Spacious living room with views to the mountains and bay beyond

    Spacious living room with views to the mountains and bay beyond

  • Enjoy wine and crackers with our compliments!

    Enjoy wine and crackers with our compliments!

  • Enjoy wonderful sunrise views from master bedroom

    Enjoy wonderful sunrise views from master bedroom

  • Second double bedroom

    Second double bedroom

  • Another spectacular sunset....

    Another spectacular sunset....

  • View of The Quay and bay from Dundrum Castle

    View of The Quay and bay from Dundrum Castle

  • Beautiful beach at Murlough Nature Reserve

    Beautiful beach at Murlough Nature Reserve

  • Tollymore Forest Park in nearby Newcastle

    Tollymore Forest Park in nearby Newcastle

  • The local town of Newcastle under the mountains

    The local town of Newcastle under the mountains

  • Sunshine floods the apartment - even in December!

    Sunshine floods the apartment - even in December!

  • Cameras at the ready…this photo was taken from the balcony!

    Cameras at the ready…this photo was taken from the balcony!

  • Large living room - bright and sunny all day long!

    Large living room - bright and sunny all day long!

  • Cook a nice meal and enjoy the views while you eat

    Cook a nice meal and enjoy the views while you eat

  • Modern kitchen with all applicances

    Modern kitchen with all applicances

  • Master bedroom - calm, bright and peaceful...

    Master bedroom - calm, bright and peaceful...

  • Snow on the mountains - taken from the balcony

    Snow on the mountains - taken from the balcony

  • Ever changing views of the beautiful bay

    Ever changing views of the beautiful bay

  • Dundrum Castle - perfect for a picnic - fab views!

    Dundrum Castle - perfect for a picnic - fab views!

  • The stunning nearby Silent Valley

    The stunning nearby Silent Valley

  • Castlewellan Castle and lake - perfect for walks

    Castlewellan Castle and lake - perfect for walks

  • Looking out the corner window in winter

    Looking out the corner window in winter

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
  • Calendar last updated: 04/18/2015
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