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Idyllic seaside village on the Wild Atlantic Way in beautiful West Cork, Ireland

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Overview
5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
11 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Castle Gardens is a courtyard of 4 semi detached houses in the peaceful idyllic village of Castletownshend in West Cork. Close by is The Castle, which takes guests for b&b and also serves morning coffees, lunches, afternoon teas and drinks in it's cafe or sitting outside on the terrace overlooking the sea. There are also lovely seaside/woodland walks in the grounds. There are 2 pubs in the village - Mary Ann's which is also a restaurant, and Lil's which boasts a pool table and darts board. There are 2 whale watching/sports fishing boats which go out from the harbour. Kayaks and kayak lessons can be hired nearby. The harbour is ideal for sailing but you need to have your own boat. There is a sailing school in Glandore (10 kms) and Baltimore (25 kms). There are numerous lovely vi...The Castle Gardens is a courtyard of 4 semi detached houses in the peaceful idyllic village of Castletownshend in West Cork. Close by is The Castle, which takes guests for b&b and also serves morning coffees, lunches, afternoon teas and drinks in it's cafe or sitting outside on the terrace overlooking the sea. There are also lovely seaside/woodland walks in the grounds. There are 2 pubs in the village - Mary Ann's which is also a restaurant, and Lil's which boasts a pool table and darts board. There are 2 whale watching/sports fishing boats which go out from the harbour. Kayaks and kayak lessons can be hired nearby. The harbour is ideal for sailing but you need to have your own boat. There is a sailing school in Glandore (10 kms) and Baltimore (25 kms). There are numerous lovely villages/towns and restaurants in the area. The market town of Skibbereen is just 9 kms away. Here there is an excellent farmer's market on Saturdays and a country market on Fridays. The town has excellent supermarkets, chemists, hardware shops etc. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No crockery, cutlery, cooking utensils, bed linen, towels, bed covers, mattresses, furniture, furnishings to be removed from the property. No more than 10 people to stay in the property apart from a baby in a cot. No pets.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 2 Attached (ensuite), 2 Showers
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About the Manager
Anne C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2017
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Reviewed 12 July 2020 via mobile

The house was lovely and comfortable for all 8 of us. It was also sparkling clean on arrival. The village itself is in a lovely setting in a harbour and is overlooked by a church from where there is a good viewing point. It is...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Caroline0t
Aine_12, VR Owner at Idyllic seaside village on the Wild Atlantic Way in beautiful West Cork, Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2020

Thank you Caroline you were the most perfect guests and I am so glad that you enjoyed West Cork.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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