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#####SENIOR AND COUPLES RATES AVAILABLE NOW FOR THE OFFSEASON ##### 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
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
Satellite / Cable:
Satelite TV Music Library,audio tape player and radio....moreless
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
Golf Course View:
Ceann Sibeal 18 hole Golf links with beautiful scenery and a fabulous course a mere 4 minute drive away....moreless
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
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
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
Golf Privileges Optional
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
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
a basket of wood/turf is supplied on arrivial.coal is also used...moreless
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
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.
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
Deck / Patio:
Patio with seating for 8 people overlooking Clogher beach,the vast Atlantic ocean cliffs and mountains ...moreless
Christmas/New Year Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2015 4 night min stay
january/february Jan 3 - Feb 27, 2015 3 night min stay
march/april Feb 28 - Apr 25, 2015 4 night min stay
may /june/Sep/Oct May 1 - Jun 26, 2015 4 night min stay
July/Aug Jul 4 - Aug 29, 2015 4 night min stay
September/October Aug 30 - Oct 31, 2015 4 night min stay
november/december Nov 7 - Dec 19, 2015 4 night min stay
December/January Dec 20 - Jan 9, 2016 7 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit€200
non refundable 25%deposit paid by bank transfer or personal cheque due on booking ,balance due 90 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.
letting agreement will be emailed by owner and must be agreed to when making the reservation,
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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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!!