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“A tranquil spot and very spacious family...”
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Location of the property on the Toe Head peninsula
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Location of the property on the Toe Head peninsula
Large garden with views across Toe Head Bay- plenty of space for children to play!. Sea view from the front of the property across Toe Head Bay
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Location of the property on the Toe Head peninsula
Large garden with views across Toe Head Bay- plenty of space for children to play!.
Sea view from the front of the property across Toe Head Bay
The property from the front which overlooks Toe Head Bay
Our newly refurbished kitchen.
King size double room with sea views - sit in bed and watch the waves!
The newly refurbished bathroom with contemporaty suite, shower bath and heated towel rail.
Living room with wood burning stove and very comfortable sofa. Shows adjacent large dining room
Sea views from the front and side gardens lots of space for outdoor dining in summer!
The spacious single room with wash basin. Situated at the back of the property with a garden view.
Twin room with sea view
Twin room with countryside view
The newly refurbished light and spacious bathroom.
Toe Head sunset - from property - taken from the dining area.
The dining room off the sitting room will comfortably seat ten people.
The property surrounded by large private garden
Walking from the doorstep! View from the road immediately outside the property gates
Dolphins swimming in Toe Head Bay - we sat in bed and watched them!
Surrounding area: excellent for walking and cycling!
Winter seas - view from the property
Bathroom with showerbath, heated towel rail, and contemporary fittings.
looking AT the property from across the Bay
Nearby unspoilt beaches
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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Castletownshend, County Cork

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Excellent - based on 14 reviews
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Rose L
Hexham, England, United Kingdom
1 review
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“A tranquil spot and very spacious family accommodation with amazing panoramic views.”
Reviewed 13 June 2012 for a stay in August 2011
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We stayed at Moynihan's for a week with our young children. The house is in a very quiet location with beautiful views across the sea-scape. There are lots of lovely walks, bike rides and beaches to explore. The house itself is very spacious and well equipped, even down to the picnic equipment. We would love to go there again as it is a very peaceful retreat.

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Liked best: location
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Older travelers Families with young children
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Nadine M
Charlbury, England, United Kingdom
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“A blissful rural escape”
Reviewed 3 May 2012 for a stay in March 2012
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We flew into Cork and hired a car travelling out on to the peninsula SW of Cork. We were very impressed with this spacious property. The house is one of only a few houses at Toe Head with an uninterrupted view of the sea which gave us several fab sunsets and it has a very large garden. It is very quiet and peaceful and not too far to Castletownshend and Skibbereen where you can stock up on food and other essentials or find places to eat and buy souvenirs. It is well equipped and even has a dishwasher so no washing up after dinner. My partner, who is a keen fisherman managed to catch mackerel and pollock off the rocks at Toe Head which we barbequed - delicious. We also loved the organic country market in the town of Schull which is on every Sunday. Great if you love country walks, running, self-catering, pretty local beaches and seclusion. All in all a very relaxing stay!

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Liked best: The tranquility
Liked least: You do need to hire a car or have a car.
Travelling group: With Friends
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 for a stay in April 2018
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Management Response
30 Apr 2018
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review.
We are delighted that you enjoyed the sea views and spotted wildlife too!
I have passed on your kind words to Pauline.
I hope that we can welcome you back in the future.
Merci!
Paula
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