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Vacation Rentals in Clonakilty, County Cork

Cathedral Room with free-standing bath
Excellent
114 reviews
Cathedral Room with free-standing bath
Sitting Room with patio doors
Red Strand and Galley Head in the distance
Dunowen House
Noel's Room
Music Room
Noel's Ensuite
Captain's Room
Bathtub in Cathedral Room
Ensuite Bathroom
Studio Bathroom
Dining room with concertina doors to patio
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In olden times, the bell was rung to summon the seven gardeners of Dunowen House to work
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Overview
Manor House -
6 Bedrooms , 8 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Clonakilty, County Cork
Interaction with guests
Owners Kela & Stephen Hodgins live in the renovated Coach House on the grounds of Dunowen House. Guests are welcomed on arrival, given a tour of Dunowen House and shown how everything works. Kela & Stephen are on hand for any queries, assistance or recommendations if required but far enough away that guests have complete privacy during their stay. Kela & Stephen also offer additional catering services, with Dinner Parties being most popular with guests. These must be booked in advance. Additional cleaning services can also be provided if required.
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BNM79
Cork, Ireland
Level 6 Contributor
347 reviews
95 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We stayed here with our family to celebrate my wife's 40th birthday, and the property did not disappoint. Stephen and Kela are lovely hosts and were very accommodating for anything that we needed. They cooked a beautiful dinner on the second night and also made a different meal for the children that they all devoured. The house is so well...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for your lovely comments! Your children were fab x Kela & Stephen

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MillyandM...
Cork
Level 5 Contributor
16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017
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No need to search any further... book your stay at Dunowen House!!! Quick! Whether for a big family get together or in my case a hen party to remember this is the place for you!!! I had spotted Dunowen a while back when searching for a house to accommodate over 20 guests, near the sea for activities and with an...

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Management response:

You're a star! What a lovely review, delighted that you all enjoyed your stay. Such a great bunch of ladies and not a starched bonnet in site...although wouldn't mind Mr. Darcy climbing out of the ponds here ;-) Kela & Stephen

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Dantis111
Manchester, Großbritannien
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 for a stay in March 2017
1
person found this review helpful

On arrival all of us where surprised by the scale and beauty of this venue and its surroundings. The inside is nicely decorated and very functional with a large terrace space to soak up the glorious Irish sun (which we where lucky enough to have experienced). The house is not far from Clonakilty (easily reachable by taxi for about €20)...

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Management response:

You are most welcome!! We are blessed to live in such a wonderful location and have the opportunity to share it with fab guests. It really is stunning when the sun shines. Many thanks and hope to see you again at some point in the future. Kela & Stephen

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (2)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (18)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(5)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    2 Half baths
    6 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    5 Kings
    1 Full
    4 Twins
    1 Super King
    1 Crib
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
€550
€1,000
€3,200
31 Oct 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
Winter 2017
2 nights
€500
€950
€3,200
23 Dec 2017 -
6 Jan 2018
Christmas 2017 / New Year 2018
5 nights
€750
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7 Jan 2018 -
28 Mar 2018
Low Season
2 nights
€500
€950
€2,800
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
PLEASE NOTE THE PRICES SHOWN ARE FOR RENTAL OF THE WHOLE HOUSE AND NOT PER PERSON PRICES.

Discounts on late availability (short notice) can be facilitated. October - April inclusive, for stays of more than 2 nights, additional metered standard electricity charges will apply.
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About the neighbourhood
Whether you are seeking an activity filled break (fishing, sailing, surfing, horse riding, golfing) or just want to get away from it all and chill in a beautiful tranquil setting close to some amazing beach and cliff walks set amongst some of West Cork's most stunning scenery - Dunowen House offers everything. Set in 4 acres of landscaped gardens, with mature trees Dunowen offers total seclusion and privacy. Only 500 yards from Sands Cove beach and within easy reaching distance of Red Strand, Galley Head lighthouse and Long Strand the only problem you will have will be deciding which beach to or cove to visit. Vibrant Clonakilty town is 10 minutes drive & hosts numerous music festivals, traditional Irish pubs, shops and restaurants.
Getting around
A car is necessary when staying at Dunowen as there is no public transport to the house. There are local taxi services available for evening trips into Clonakilty or other nearby towns.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
We are located 1 hours drive from Cork Airport and 40 minutes drive from Cork/Swansea ferry
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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