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The Muddy Cottage

The Muddy Cottage
15 reviews
The Muddy Cottage
Living/Dining Room
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Living/Dining Room
Main Bedroom, new duvets and linen for 2015!
Main Bedroom
2nd Bedroom with Children's room adjoining. New duvets and linen for 2015!
2nd Bedroom through to den
2nd bedroom
Into the Living Room
Fairy Houses
Sunset by Baltimore
Shower room
Local map
Living/Dining Room Fireplace
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Muddy Cottage during construction
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Union Hall, County Cork
Welcome to "Tigin Laibeach", the Muddy Cottage. Perched on a hillside, overlooking a beautiful sea inlet, this renovated barn dates back to at least 1838. In the townland of Ballincolla, Union Hall is the perfect place to enjoy rural and coastal delights of West Cork.

House description:
Entrance hall leading to sitting room/games room with open fire, living room (open plan dining, kitchen and sitting room with open fire, telephone, Broadband, WiFi), ground floor shower room with w.c. and utility room (washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge).

Stairs lead from the open plan living room to 2 double bedrooms with King size beds (new duvets and linens from April 2015) and a bathroom with w.c..

From the 2nd double bedroom there is access to the children's room built into the triangular roof space complete with magic doorway tha...
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About the Owner, Jana F
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 89 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2012
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL203123
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Excellent - based on 15 reviews
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English first
Falmouth, Maine
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Near the top of a hill a couple of minutes by car or on foot from the village of Union Hall, the cottage offers all the amenities needed, including excellent wifi, a welcoming and beautifully decorated kitchen, very comfortable beds and bucolic views from every window. The spacious backyard, overlooking the valley and the bridge in the distance, offers stunning...

Management response:

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay, thank you very much for your lovely review!


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George B
Mons, Belgium
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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Muddy Cottage was perfect for our week-long stay in the gorgeous Union Hall/Glandore area. Perfectly equipped, clean, comfortable and only a 5 minute walk to the pub. Recommended.

2 reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016 for a stay in August 2016

A great cottage in a beautiful location. Well equipped and homely. We had a baby and two childten and it was a perfect home from home. The only down side was having to dispose of rubbish yourself due to the absence of refuse collection in the area. Other than that we had a lovely time there.

Management response:

Thank you very much for your kind review of Muddy Cottage. I will mention the refuse collection in our listing, I hadn't thought to do that before. I hope it wasn't too much of a nuisance and that you found the recycle centre in Skibbereen ok. Jana


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Shower
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
1 Oct 2017 -
16 Dec 2017
4 nights
Additional Rate and Availability Information
A non-refundable deposit of 25% of the full rental on confirmation of the booking please.

The balance of the booking plus a Good Housekeeping Bond of €200 is payable 6 weeks before the start of the booking. Late payment may result in cancellation of your booking.

The Bond will be refunded within 2 weeks of end of the booking, once our housekeeper has checked the property.
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About the neighbourhood
The new causeway leading into the village creates a natural lagoon and the sweep of homes and shops surrounding it lend a vision of brightly coloured ribbons on the water's surface.<BR><BR>Good craic and entertainment are the norm at the local pubs and the Union Hall Festival is held yearly in June, featuring games and water sports of all kinds, from serious racing to outrageous tom-foolery<BR>http://www.cork-guide.ie/union-hall/index.html
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cork: 70.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 70.0 km
Ferry <BR>Swansea - Cork<BR>Fishguard - Rosslare
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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