Sweet Cottage on a Headland -Beside a Beautiful Beach on the Wild Atlantic Way(8 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps max 7)
The cottage sleeps 7 people and if extra room is needed our Coach House can be rented.
THE LAY OF THE LAND:
An open plan sitting room & kitchen downstairs is floored with rustic slate and beautiful rugs & overlooks the a stunning vista of rolling West Cork countryside.
Kitchen contains all mod cons and cooking utensils.
Two steps lead up to a charming dining area which can comfortably seat 8 people (see Catering notes below!)
Next to this is a double bedroom with a window leading outside into the herb garden.
Upstairs to the left is the second bedroom which contains both double and single beds.
From here a small stone balcony has steps leading down into the garden and overlooking the rolling hills and Maloney’s beach.
Along the corridor upstairs is a bathroom including both a bath and a shower.
Beside this lies the master bedroom which has a a breathtaking view of the surrounding hillsides.
All double beds are king size & the duvets & pillows are all feather & down.
For those who can’t totally embrace the seclusion of wild West Cork, we have WIFI set up in the cottage free of charge so you can keep in touch with the outside world!
To make booking restaurants etc. easier we also provide you with a free landline to call other landlines in UK & Ireland, free of charge :)
** (advance booking for this is essential) **
Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner are all available, just ask Gilly for more information & pricing!
We use our own organically minded, fresh produce from our garden & locally sourced meat to create some utterly delicious food.
All allergies & dietary requirements can be catered to.
Or, If you'd just prefer dinner, a delicious 3 course meal with locally reared meat & vegetables plucked straight from our organically minded garden is €30 per person.
We can serve food in the comfort of the Cottage.
You can save a fortune on restaurant-priced wine by drinking your own bottles at dinner!
For sample menus, photos & reviews check our FB page by searching for Dunworley Cottage.
For extra accommodation we also have a coach house (VRBO Listing 42688) which sleeps three and has one bedroom on a balcony overlooking the sitting room which has a single bed in it. It also has a bathroom and a kitchen with all the necessary appliances in it. This can be booked at an extra cost.
Dunworley is on the breathtaking Seven Heads Peninsula, part of the Wild Atlantic Way route.
A sandy tidal beach lies just a moment's walk away and offers a tranquil swim, a rugged coastline climb, or just a wander around the beach.
The walks along our headland are absolutely incredible, with a 17th century watch tower, a secluded cove and a salt tower among it's delights.
The surrounding countryside is dotted with small colourful towns and villages, which provide a range of food from irish pub grub to high restaurant quality standard.
Clonakilty, the home of Michael Collins, is just seven miles from the cottage and has a wide variety of delicious restaurants and, in particular, a traditional Irish pub where many renowned bands play, De Barra's.
There is also the spoiling Incheydoney Spa with an indoor sea water pool and a thalassic health spa.
Bandon and Lisselan offer great golf clubs - Bandon (18 holes) and Lisselan (six holes).
Bandon also offers fishing on the sea trout and salmon river, day passes are available.
Kilcoleman fishery is well worth the day.
You can follow the Wild Atlantic Way from Dunworley to Kinsale for a stunning drive.
Be it during the day for some sightseeing (from 17th century forts to rugged walks along the headlands Kinsale is a haven for tourists) or by night for an uplifting irish experience, lively pubs host some excellent bands.
Courtmacsherry is another beautiful harbour town, just 5 miles away and has sailing, riding, sea fishing, and windsurfing facilities along the beautiful strand.
Barryroe Co-Op is the nearest shop, 2.5 miles away.
And the nearest pub is 1.5 miles away.
Keywords: Cottage, Wild Atlantic Way, The Gathering, Beach, Clonakilty, Cork, Ireland
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Member since: 2004
- Max. occupancy 7
- Events Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Booking Possible
- Lunch - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Private Chef
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7
- 3 x King size beds , 1 x Single Bed, 1 x Baby Crib
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Bath & Shower
- DVD Player
- Ping Pong Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Nude Beach
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View
- Ocean View
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
Gilly is a professional chef, creating some incredibly delicious food with produce fresh from our organically minded garden. Just ask Gilly about having an unforgettable dinner- or more if you'd like!...moreless
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
Lawn / Garden:
There are 2 gardens for your use: The first has a tall fence surrounding it for privacy & is perfect for relaxing outside. The second is below the balcony & has a clothes line for your use....moreless
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $27 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $217.89
- Cleaning, Gas & Electric $108.95
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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About the owner: I own a small holding in West Cork which I farm organically. I have two cottages on the land which I rent out.
Why the Owner Chose County Cork, Ireland:
Dunworley is somewhere that we used to visit a lot, being the most beautiful beach in Ireland! The property used to be the famous organic restaurant, Dunworley Cottage Restaurant, where we we would often eat. When it came on the market we fell in love and moved here with our family to start out own organic small holding. We couldn't resist having the most breathtaking vistas on our doorstep!
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
You can have a delicious gourmet dinner cooked by a professional chef. Incomparable walks on the Seven Heads Peninsula (on the Wild Atlantic Way) with incredible views.
- Primary: +353 238840 014 (Ireland)
Links to more information:
view of watchtower with Galley head in the distance
Panoramic View of the headland
Ask us about catered option for your holiday :)
17th Century Watch Tower
Sample Breakfast Menu. Read our reviews to learn more!
Bedroom with a double and a single bed
A December Sunset
view from a cave on Dunworley beach
Timoleague Abbey, founded in 1240 for the Franciscan monks.
This listing was first published here in 2004.
Date last modified - Saturday, April 29, 2017
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