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A House to Live for -View to Die for.

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the stone house with the best view in the world

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Last updated: 04/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

THESE ARE THE ONLY VACENCIES LEFT FOR THE SUMMER ======================================================
9 May until 13 May
MAY 20 until 23 MAY
JUNE 6 until 20 JUNE
September 8 until September 18
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WIFI AVAILABLE
WELCOME TO THE SPLENDOUR OF THE DINGLE
PENINSULA
Allow yourself to be enchanted by Corca Dhuibhne (West Kerry),a land of stunning impressive mountains, spectacular coastline and sandy beaches.
Spend time in a place rich in tradition, literature and culture, where our native Irish language prospers but most of all spend time in a beautiful house where you can marvel at the splendour of its surroundings with every modern convenience the house offers privacy and comfort.

This is no ordinary cottage, quite apart from breath-taking views from every windows,the house is utterly delightful and comfortable with oil fired central heating,wooden floors and subtle decor which sets the tone in this tranquil hideaway. Situated right at the heart of what
National Geographic calls it 'the Most Beautiful Place on Earth .The spectacular views of the rugged cliffs which make up the coastline can be seen from every window of the house.


It overlooks Clochar Beach, Sybil head,The Three Sisters, Mount Brandon,Smerwick Harbour..It inspired classic films such as David Leans 'Ryan's Daughter' Tom Cruise/Nicole Kidman epic 'Far and Away'.




Situated on the Panoramic Slea Head drive and the Dingle Way,10Km from the quaint fishing town of Dingle, Golf links, horse riding,hill walking, and beautiful safe sandy beaches close by.


Sheep graze the lush land around the Stone House as do ponies from time to time,if the ponies are there they like you to pay them a little attention and feed them carrots/apples.

You can walk through the fields attached to the house and feel the freedom of living in the country also you can walk to the cliffs through the fields and sit on the stone wall and watch the waves and the ocean and the surrounding hills and cliffs and feel the peace and tranquility seep through your body!!

The house is probably the best situated on the dingle peninsula with views that awe-inspiring, the pictures that accompany this sight are all the the views you will experience from you visit.

The Kindest of Wishes;
Philomena O'Connor

website.
http://www.dinglestonecottage.com
The house is situated in an ideal place,


-For golfers with the beautiful Cean Sibeal 18 hole golf course links 5 minute drive from the house,
-Walking/ Tracking; The surrounding area is full of trails also, the Dingle Way is on your door step so don't forget your walking boots and a few hidden gems that I myself can share with you.
-Its an all inspiring location for writers, landscape artists or photographers alike.
-The area is steeped in culture and history and surrounded by some of the most dramatic scenery in the world
-The Dingle Peninsula is an anglers paradise spanning a coast line of over 100kms,ideal area for deep sea and shore angling close to the house,guided tours and walks can be arranged.

-We speak Irish(Gaelic) as a first tongue and summer schools are held in Ballyferriter all summer for all ages who wants to learn or improve same,


-Beaches; Beal Ban Beach and Ventry Beach is only a short drive away with unspoilt white sand stretching for miles and safe for swimming,also Wine Strand,Black Strand,Coomanole beach which was a big part in' Ryans Daughters' movie and you are looking out from the house at our beloved Clogher Strand with its lovely white sand also close by is the little cove called Cuas Naoa where fishermen used go out to fish in there little canoe in bye gone days.
-The Connor Pass is the hightest pass in Ireland and provides specatacular views of the Lakes and Dingle Harbour.
-Test your climbing skills and climb 3000 feet high Mount Brandon only a short drive then enjoy a glass of wine after on you balcony with the view of conquered mountain.
-The Slea Head Drive meanders through some of the most ruggedly beautiful landscape in the world is on your door step (Literally).
-Local Hangouts; 2Km from the village of Dun Chaoin(Duinquin) Kruger's pub (the nearest pub to America) and the Blasket Island heritage center and restaurant.-Near by; A good local Restaurant-cafe on your door step and the famous Murphy's Ice Cream is available there.
You will also see hens, chickens,geese,ducks and goats run around the field near Restaurant. History; The area has the greatest concentration of archaeological sites in Ireland with such treasures as Kilmalkeadar Church,Dun an Oir Fort of Gold,Gallarus Orartory which is shaped like an upturned boat it is the most perfectly preserved example of Irish architecture,Behive Huts and many more only a short distance from Tig Meaig.
Blaskets islands; The wonderful Heritage Centre at Dunquin celebrates the lives of the Blasket Islanders there culture and literary talents and the Irish Language just a stroll away, Boats to the Blasket Island leaves from the pier on the hour in Dunquin .

-Dingles First Citizen; You take a boat trip from Dingle Bay to see our much loved Dolfin ‘Fungi

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking allowed within the house or the Basement...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Spacious Bright and easy accessible....moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Spacious, Bright and easy accessible....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Quaint and comfort....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    the smallest bedroom in the house is quite bright spacious...moreless

  • Room 1 First floor; Master bedroom, King size bed (1) , En-Suit with Tub, Pressurised Shower & Heated Towel rail,( 2) lounging chairs. Room 2 First Floor; Double Bed (1) En-Suit with Pressurised shower. Room 3 First Floor; Twin Beds (2) En-Suit with Pressurised Shower. Room 4 Ground Floor; Queen size Beds (1) En-Suit Pressurised Shower. If Required we provide; Baby Cribs (1) crib for infant & high chair. folding bed (1)....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Golf 4 minute drive.library with fiction,non fiction,books of the area and Ireland,some children books,alarm clock,hairdryer,oil fired central heating,starting pack of soap,toilet paper,kitchen paper,laundry powder,turf,logs,firelighters. Private land to walk down to the sea from house . ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Satelite TV Music Library,audio tape player and radio....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Video Library....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • 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

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

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    You over look the beautiful beach of Clochar called the Traigh Bhain are white beach because of its beautiful sand. This beach is only minutes from the house....moreless

  • Beachfront
  • Golf Course View:

    Ceann Sibeal 18 hole Golf links with beautiful scenery and a fabulous course a mere 4 minute drive away....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Tig Meaig is surrounded by sea, cliffs and mountains,Mount Brandon which is majestic for climbers and walkers.The magnificent Cruach Mharthain on whose slopes David Lean constructed the village of Kirrary for the film Ryan's Daughter. The view from these mountains is divine. You will never want to leave this and Tig Meaig!!...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    You are overlooking the vast Atlantic ocean which is generally calm in the summer but in the winter the waves are so high people come from far and near to see it from this spot, It is powerful and magical....moreless

  • Oceanfront
  • Village:

    4Km away is the village of Baile an Fheirtearaigh(Ballyferriter)with a church, 3pubs, hotel,supermarket,restaurant Even a Brewery. Dunguin is 2km with famous bar 'Krugers' serves the best pint around....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining room includes dining table seating for 8-10 comfortable with double glass doors leading to balcony which has seating for 8 to 10 people which has stunning views of Clochar Beach, Sybil Head....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    dryer is in the basement of the house...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Open Fire Place, Ideal for Logs, coal & turf....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    WIFI AVAILABLE...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    good quality bed linen provided...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    enclosed safe private parking for 4 cars or more,...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    private parking for boat /trailer...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    washer is in the basement of the house...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    a basket of wood/turf is supplied on arrivial.coal is also used...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    We can recommend a god cook that will come to the house and cook for you, what you want also will provide a menu,all you have to do is sit and enjoy the fab food she will provide and also enjoy the spectacular views, she also cleans up after....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Dishwasher,cooking utensils,microwave.Refrigerator,two oven cooker and 4 ring cooker & grill,toaster,electric kettle ,coffee blender,iron &board.plenty ware,silver, cutlery,pots,trays frying pans etc. Catering available....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

    big refrigerator and top freezer...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    balcony overlooks the beach, cliffs, The Three Sisters, Sybil Head, Clochar Head, Clochar Beach, and the ocean. You can watch the sun go down and disappear into the ocean,magic! also its the nearest spot to America, The balcony has seating for 8 people with views all around you,views you will not find anywhere else in the world,Clochar Beach ,Sybil Head,the Three Sisters,Mount Brandon,Smerwick Harbor and Ceann Sratha where part of the film Ryan's Daughter was made,and where the village of Far and Away was build; You will see Cruach Mharthain where the village of Kirrary was build for the film of Ryan's Daughter. All these and lot more to savour an enjoy......moreless

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio with seating for 8 people overlooking Clogher beach,the vast Atlantic ocean cliffs and mountains ...moreless

  • Golf:

    18 hole Golf course...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April/May
Apr 25 - May 29, 2015
3 night min stay
€220
€980
June
May 30 - Jun 26, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,250
July/Aug
Jul 4 - Aug 29, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,690 €6,000
September/October
Aug 30 - Oct 31, 2015
5 night min stay
€225
€1,250 €3,500
november/december
Nov 7 - Dec 19, 2015
4 night min stay
€175
€850 €2,000
December/January
Dec 20 - Jan 9, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,250
june/Aug
Jul 2 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,690
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
€200
€890 €3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €200
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

25% deposit paid by bank transfer or personal cheque or paypal due on booking ,balance due 60 days before arrival.weekly changeover is Saturday June to September,other months flexible.

Xmas and New Year min stay is 7 nights.

rates are subject to change without notice.

utilities extra.

letting agreement will be emailed by owner and must be agreed to when making the reservation,


Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 04/28/2015
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
kerry
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ballyferriter/Dunquin
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Ceann Sibeal 18 hole Golf links
40 Miles
Nearest Train
Tralee
40 Miles
Nearest Motorway
tralee
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tig Aine ,Graig,Ballyferriter/Murphys Ice Cream
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Clogher beach

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: I was born hear and my first language was Irish I Came from a large family of 8 kids. I became a nurse where I traveled to England for work in my younger days but my heart never left home, I returned where myself and my husband Alec reared our family.

Why the Owner Chose Dingle:
Alec and I build the house as we wanted to share this piece of Heaven with our guests . Never have i grown tired of the view or even seen a place to equal the place that i call home. Within a few minutes walk you are on the magical beach of clogher which you see from the cottage or Cuis Na Naon where generations of my family have fished from to rear there big family.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The view/Peace/Tranquility/Walks or Tracks and simple life... come and see for yourself!!


Contact us

Speaks: english, Irish/english

 

Photos

  • the stone house with the best view in the world

    the stone house with the best view in the world

  • Tig Mheaig. Our  stone cottage looks out over the vast Atlantic ocean.

    Tig Mheaig. Our stone cottage looks out over the vast Atlantic ocean.

  • Master Bedroom, With bath room. First floor.

    Master Bedroom, With bath room. First floor.

  • Master bedroom. Refer to balcony photo for full view from your pillow.

    Master bedroom. Refer to balcony photo for full view from your pillow.

  • Dining Room.comfortable seating for eight people

    Dining Room.comfortable seating for eight people

  • Master bedroom with seating area,fantastic view from all window,tub with shower

    Master bedroom with seating area,fantastic view from all window,tub with shower

  • powder room on ground floor.

    powder room on ground floor.

  • Master bedroom ensuit,Traditional CastIron Tub, Heated Towelrails & power shower

    Master bedroom ensuit,Traditional CastIron Tub, Heated Towelrails & power shower

  • Sybil Head and the ocean as seen from the house.

    Sybil Head and the ocean as seen from the house.

  • Fancy quick 20min walk in the evening? This would be it. looking out at  blasket

    Fancy quick 20min walk in the evening? This would be it. looking out at blasket

  • Your Evening View.

    Your Evening View.

  • First Bedroom, on suit. Ground floor.

    First Bedroom, on suit. Ground floor.

  • Sitting room, open fireplace on right, the view on left.

    Sitting room, open fireplace on right, the view on left.

  • Dinning room with Balcony entrance.

    Dinning room with Balcony entrance.

  • Fully equipped kitchen with electric oven.

    Fully equipped kitchen with electric oven.

  • double room on the 1st floor with ensuite,looking out the the volconic mountain

    double room on the 1st floor with ensuite,looking out the the volconic mountain

  • Twin room with en-suit ,First floor

    Twin room with en-suit ,First floor

  • How about a view out from your bed every morning?

    How about a view out from your bed every morning?

  • the view of our beautiful clogher beach from the cottage

    the view of our beautiful clogher beach from the cottage

  • Your view From the Balcony. Irish navy 'LE Eithne'  in back ground

    Your view From the Balcony. Irish navy 'LE Eithne' in back ground

  • Clogher beach on a stormy day

    Clogher beach on a stormy day

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    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4.5
  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, Irish/english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/28/2015
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