Private & Calm Country Cottage, Near the Seaside & with Local Attractions(12 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-5 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
3 Double Bedroom, 3 Bathroom, 2 Gardens, Seaside Irish Cottage
The house is situated on the edge of the village of Durrus, 10 kms from the historic and vibrant town of Bantry and 92kms from the city of Cork. Unlikely to take bookings for less than a week during Summer-time.
The charming village is on the sea and has three good restaurants, shops and pubs all in walking distance from the house.
The surrounding countryside is exceptionally beautiful and the famous towns of Schull, Skibbereen and Kinsale are nearby.
Microwave/convection oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, gas oven and 6 ring hob.
Three colour TV's, two DVD players, CD player and radio.
Library of books and games.
Bedlinen and bath towels included. Beach towels not included.
Off road parking for 2 cars.
Housekeeper/Cleaner by arrangement.
Home cooked food can be ordered and delivered.
Member since: 2014
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- The first double bedroom is downstairs and has its own private en-suite bathroom. This bedroom also has it's own conservatory which leads onto the private grass garden at the front of the house. The second double bedroom is upstairs and this also has it's own large en-suite shower room. This bedroom also has steps that go outside and lead onto the grass private garden. The third double bedroom is smaller than the others but also has it's own bathroom next door to it....moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Check in is from 15:00 and departure at 10:00
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Just on the outskirts of the small village of Durrus Mill Race House benefits from the countryside and being a mere two minute walk from the town and it's charming bars, shops and restaurants. ...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 5 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 1 - Sep 17, 2017
5 night min stay
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
Please note a cash deposit of 100 euro per week will be required on arrival this if for damage deposit and is also for gas and heating, on arrival we will show you the oil level reading and on departure will quote a charge for heating/electricity and anything you do not use will be refunded to you after your stay.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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The small town of Durrus has to offer restaurants, bars, scenic walks in local countryside, Irish charm and hospitality, live music, and the many bays within a ten to twenty minute walk.
You are a ten minute drive from Bantry which can offer sea fishing, golf, a wider selection of bars, music and restaurants. There is also a charming market in the market square and many historical sights such as Bantry House.
There are further attractions throughout the county such as Blarney castle and the famous Blarney Stone. The English Market in Cork city and the many museums within the Capitol. The fantastic live music in Clonakility and it's market. Kinsale town has a wide variety of excellent restaurants and the harbour port has a number of entertaining distractions.
Or it is easy to relax and stay in the local area and drink well and eat good food. Whatever it is you are looking for we are happy to advise and offer our insights.
Please note a 100 euro cash deposit per week is required upon arrival for damage deposit also electricity and heating fee.
Year Purchased: 1990
About the owner: I live and work in London but I know and love Ireland from my childhood. It has always been a special place for me and I am glad to still have this house to make this connection with the country strong.
Why the Owner Chose Rusheenaniska, Co. Cork, Ireland:
This was my grandmothers house and it is very dear to me, I am renting it so that it stays in the family. I hope that it brings as much joy to you as much as it does me.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The magnificent thing about this house is you feel completely closed of from the world and totally at piece, however you are mere metres from the lively little town of Durrus. It is very comfortable and has a warm feel to it and there are plenty of great bars nearby so if you fancy ducking out of the quiet life it is easily done!
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The garden view from the front door
View from kitchen to dining room.
Sitting room with fireplace and master downstairs bedroom beyond.
Other side of the sitting room.
Master bedroom en-suite bathroom.
Upstairs bathroom, next to the smaller of the two upper bedrooms.
En-suite to the larger of the two upstairs bedrooms.
Master upstairs double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and steps to the garden.
Peace and quiet
Plenty to do locally!
Lovely rural countryside
The dining room and kitchen beyond.
And the kitchen again.
Nice warm fire
Downstairs master bedroom with conservatory and garden to the left.
Private conservatory to the downstairs bedroom.
The smaller of the double bedrooms, has its own bathroom next door.
The shower in upstairs en-suite.
The patio garden at the back of the house
Even a little sunbathing!
The coastline 10 minutes walk from the house.
Lovely fresh local produce
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Saturday, January 21, 2017
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