About this listing
Our south facing home is in a rural setting built on the site of an old estate with beautiful views of Cork harbour. We are slowly reclaiming the gardens.
The bedroom/living area is spacious and very comfortable.
We welcome you to our home and can give you a lot of time and information about what is available in the area.
We are 5 minutes journey from Little Island by car and also train to Little Island junction. Drive or take train to Cork city, Cobh or Midleton. We are ten minutes train journey from Cork city/10 minutes from Dublin motorway/ twenty minutes by car from Cork airport.
Guest(s) have private bedroom (13'x18' ) with king size bed and en suite.
Guests have own sitting room and access to kitchen for meals and washing machine/dryer.
Bedroom can sleep couple and extra single bed may be placed in room if needed.
Interaction with guests
We want people to feel at home here and we also respect our guest's privacy.
We can provide so much information about local history and tourism.
We have restaurants, pubs and golf clubs locally. We are 6 minutes drive from Fota Golf club where the Murphy's Irish Open is hosted this year. Fota Wildlife Park is beside this and in Carrigtwohill is the beautiful Barryscourt Castle.
Cobh tells the story of the Titanic and Lusitania history and other maritime history.
Midleton town has the famous Jameson Whiskey Distillery which has guided tours.
Cork city has many places to visit including St Finbar's Cathedral and the famous English Market. The city also has many Arts festivals including the Midsummers/Choral/French Film/Cork film and Indy festivals. Art galleries include the Glucksman Art Gallery and the Crawford Art Gallery. There are also the famous Shandon Church bells to ring!
West Cork and West Waterford/Tipperary are day trips from here to some of the beautiful sights such as Gougane Barra, Blarney Castle,Kinsale, Rock of Cashel and Lismore Castle.
We can make sure you get to all these destinations easily and also provide information locally about where to dine and socialize including for those with special diets.
This home would suit anyone visiting this area on business for a period and give real comfort in a family home.
Smoking permitted outside only. Totally non smoking house.
Please let me know 24 hours in advance by text message your estimated time of arrival.
Check out 12 noon. Check in 2.00 pm.
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Please respect our home and enjoy. No smoking in building. Let us know if you are delayed getting to us if time arranged.
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Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
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Martin here. Some info about myself. Am from Cork and married with three children. Any questions contact me. Just starting airbandb and this is exciting. Looking forward to your visit to Cork!