(Reference number: 178875)
The Garden Cottages are Nestled in a peaceful, rural, wooded hideaway, surrounded by stunning West Cork countryside, and only about a mile and half from the quaint village of Castletownshend with beaches nearby. Well situated only a 5 minute drive from Skibbereen, which is the 'hub' of West Cork and is an ideal base from which to discover the delight that the area has to offer.
We aim to provide not just self catering accommodation, but a country living experience that feels like home, where you can bring your dog and walk out your door into the countryside undisturbed by traffic and let time stand still. On your return, stop by the vegetable plot and pick some veggies, collect some eggs and retreat to snuggle up around the fire or head out for a pint down the local Mary Ann's.
There are 2 cottages in total and they can be rented individually or all together for larger groups.
Cottage 1. Sleeps 6 - 8 guests. 2 double bedrooms en-suite. One twin room and a sofa bed on the mezzanine that sleeps 2 extra guests.
Cottage 2. Sleeps 5 - 7 guests. One triple room en-suite, one double room en-suite and a sofa bed that sleeps 2 extra guests
The 2 cottages combined sleep a total of 16 guests.
The gardens are a mix of old and new, with mature native species trees lining the meandering drive and new features such as our ornamental pond furnished with Coi and the odd goldfish.
We have concentrated on getting our kitchen garden up and running, we now have two (bursting to the brim) ...