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The Muddy Cottage

The Muddy Cottage
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The Muddy Cottage
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5.0 of 5 stars
8 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
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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 that...
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About the owner, Jana F
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jan 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL203123 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 8 reviews
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English first
Newport, Rhode Island
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 November 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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We stayed at the Muddy Cottage during our first trip to Ireland and it did not disappoint! This is a lovely home located along a country lane on the outskirts of Union Hall. The house is very comfortable with plenty of room for our family of four to enjoy. Beds were very comfortable with new linens. Downstairs was a bathroom... more

Sian O
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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After a truly hectic year we needed a break. We wanted to find somewhere that ticked a few boxes. Isolation but close to a pub and ideally on the coast. After searching for a while we decided on west Cork and then Union Hall. We selected the west Cork fishing village as it is ideally located half way between Clonakilty... more

Neill Q
London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Muddy Cottage is a very spacious and detached property in an idyllic location up a hill just out of the village. With the third kids' bedroom off one of the main bedrooms, it's particularly perfect for families with young kids, packed full of toys and generally very well equipped. This is not a soulless holiday let, but a lived-in and... more

Management response:

Thanks for your review Neill. The cleaning and linens now included for 2015/2016 ! discount for 2 week bookings. Also refreshed the quite a bit of paintwork in 2015, kitchen cupboard doors painted too :) more

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  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Hill top locationLocal village, Union Hall 10 minutes walk downhill (uphill coming back!) good quality supermarket, pubs, café and restaurantsCheck out by 11am - Check in after 4pmViews of the estuary15 minutes walk to nearest beach
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Default 3 nights
19 Mar 2016 -
30 Jun 2016
Mid Season
3 nights
1 Jul 2016 -
3 Sep 2016
High Season
1 night
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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 £100 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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Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cork: 70.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 70.0 km
Swansea - Cork
Fishguard - Rosslare
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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