About this listing
Charming two bedroom cottage set in a quite but beautiful location close to Kinsale & Innishannon. This cottage is fitted to the highest quaintly, two double bed rooms with fully equipped kitchen,log stove.Private river access free use of canoes ,
A lovely cottage with private access to the river Bandon, the cottage is set on private grounds 5 minute walk from the picturesque riverside village of Innishannon and 15 mins drive from the famous fishing harbor town of Kinsale.
The cottage has two double rooms with comfortable double beds (one super king size) and can be made into two singles with good linen, decorated sitting /dining area with a log burning stove ,with plenty of wood supplied, The fully fitted kitchen with a good electric oven and separate hob,fridge/freezer and microwave.Also a nescpresso coffe machine.
Our guests are welcome to enjoy all the (website hidden) on our riverbank,boating or kayaking on the river ,birdwatching or relaxing in the grounds. There is a good riverside restaurant next door if you dont want to cook !.The cottage is 1/2 Km from the historic village of Innishannon ,with good shops,a country market,butcher ,cafe and pubs.The famous historic fishing harbor of Kinsale is 9Km away ,renowned for its beautiful setting in a sheltered harbour dominated by the 17th Century Charles Fort and its array of excellent restaurants,lively night life and eclectic craft shops and galleries.
There is no shortage of activities in this area.The world famous Old Head Golf course is 20 minutes and there are 2 very good golf clubs in Kinsale and Bandon.(10 mins )Whale and Dolphin watching can be arranged with a superb local expert as can fly fishing and sea angling,day sailing along the west cork coast.There are also 2 water sports centres in nearby Kinsale.The beautiful sandy blue flag beaches of Garretstown and Garylucas are just 20 mins away.The Innishannon Kinsale area is steeped in history and there are many interesting sights to visit particularly associated with the Spanish Armada and the sinking of the Lusitania.
Interaction with Guests
The cottage is approximately 1/2 km from the nearest village which is on a main bus route to Cork City and also to all the major towns in West Cork; Clonakilty,Bandon,Skibbereen and Bantry.The cottage is a 20 minute drive from the airport and there is also a bus service to Cork City which is 10 minutes from the airport where one can then get a bus to Innishannon ,our local village.There is private parking at our property.
the village is a 5 min walk away where there are buses to cork and west cork
no smoking in the house pets welcome by prior arrangement with the host
From Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2015 the minimum stay is 2 nights.