DescriptionComing to the market soon! (Three Stone Cottages and a Wooden Chalet and sleeps 10) This property comprises a holiday retreat with a great income (full figures and can be provided) or could be used as a luxury home. Also, along with adjacent 3-bedroom good size detached house.
The Main Cottage is called Elka’s Retreat and offers a dream perspective where Thailand meets West Cork. The present owner has travelled all over the world and brought back her ideas and has sympathetically merged her concepts in this stunning luxury holiday development.
Just stone’s throw from the Castledonovan and the area has an abundance of walks ideal for the hiker or the adventurer. Down to last the detail everything is the best that money can buy. The accommodation is bright and airy. The ground floor interconnects with a luxury kitchen/dining/lounge area and. There is a large wood burning stove which is so inviting and where can spend winter evenings reading a good book and enjoying a very fine glass of Chianti. There is useful large well fitted utility room. The first floor has two bedrooms and bathroom with a walk-in rain shower and free-standing bath
Adjacent to the house you will find the kid's cottage, lovingly named after the baby goats that used to live there. The space is 1 bedroom with a bunk bed (lower bed is a double, the top is a single). The roof is fitted with dome shaped sky lights, so relax and watch the starry sky above. The space also has a walk-in wet room with a shower and toilet. The bedroom has underfloor heating. Tea and coffee station is provided.
The third property is a wooden lodge at the bottom of the garden. This space has a double bed and a sofa bed. It can sleep 3 very comfortably but the sofa bed can be extended to 2 single beds, allowing for a group of 4. The lodge is an open area that includes a traditional roll top bath with views of the rolling hills and has a separate toilet, tea and coffee station and a large decking area perfect for evening sundown drinks or your morning yoga. The lodge is fitted with electric heating.
There is a canopy over the decking with an outside patio heater and a clear roof for stargazing on the rainy cold nights.
Outside areas: Take a few steps down from the decking and you will find a large sauna barrel with with a selection of aromatherapy oils, a hot water outside shower with views of the rolling hills. You will also find a hot tub with a smaller cabin next to it. In the Chill Hut you will find bean bags, cushions. The hut is fitted with electric heating.
By the main house there is a picnic area with tables, benches and chairs enough to seat 10. Enjoy a social drink or some grilled food in our BBQ hut with the ceiling covered in fairy lights, sheep skins and cushions for your comfort.
Our BBQ hut will allow you to spend time with family or friends all year long, no matter the weather! Elka's Retreat invites you to unwind. Set on an acre of land next door to a small working farm, this unique property is surrounded with views of fields and rolling hills. Relax and unwind in our Sauna, outdoor shower, Hot Tub or cosy up in the BBQ Hut and in front of the fire with a spot of Karaoke. There is a large outside decking area with a patio heater, Fire pit and Yoga matts provided.
The retreat is unique in the way it comprises of the 3 separate sleeping areas.