About This Listing
Comfortable 4-bed home with all rooms en-suite available on beachfront near Cobh. Under floor heating throughout downstairs and wooden flooring throughout downstairs.
Lovely modern kitchen available for meal preparation including rice cooker.
A beautiful executive home in the picturesque, historic town of Cobh, Ireland right on the beach front with large gardens. The house is over 2 floors.
There are 4 double bedrooms (one occupied) all bedrooms are ensuite, one additional bathroom with a shower stall and a separate bathtub. Two of the bedrooms has harbour views. the other bedroom looks out into the front garden. There is also a large kitchen, dining room and large sitting room with movies and a few good books. I currently live in the home so I can welcome you on your arrival outside of working hours.
Bed linen, towels and vegetarian breakfast food provided.
10-15 minutes walk from the town of Cobh in Cork Harbour but I am also 2 minutes walk from the train station which gets you into Cobh in 1 minute.
-Visit the Heritage Centre
-Live music in many of the lively bars
-Take the Harbour Cruise
-Take guided historical walks or stroll around the island and explore it for yourself
-The Titanic Trail, a guided walking tour that explores Cobh, which was the last port of call of RMS Titanic
-Taste the wonderful cuisine in the local restaurants
-Visit the awesome Cobh Cathedral
-Watch the cruise liners pull into the harbour and if you are lucky you may even see the world's largest cruise ship
-Only 25 minutes by train from Cobh to Cork City, which is a really picturesque journey. The train station is a 2.5 minute walk from the house.
-Parking for up to 8 cars
-Rent a car from Great Island Motors, 2 minute walk from the house.
-Petrol/Diesel station, Great Gas, 2 minute walk.
kitchen, washing machine and dryer.
Very small estate of 7 homes and multicultural neighbours
Guests can either take a train (5 mins walk) to Cork city centre, rent a car from Great Island Motors (2 mins walk) or take a brisk stroll to the Cobh town centre to visit all things Titanic
Check out time is 11:00am. A later check out time may be available on request.
Smoking not allowed inside or outside the house.
No friends to be brought to the bedrooms.
About the Host, Alvern
Love to travel (got the travel bug), vegetarian food, photography, books, innovation and technology. I enjoy visiting totally different cultures and learning new languages.
I am your humble servant.
Great place for childcare from 0-12 years of age. Only a 5 minute walk from the house.High Rd Cobh Cork
If you are into tennis and/or croquet then grab your ball and racquet and head on up to the local tennis club.
Great way to get from Cobh Town Centre to Cork City Centre.Lower Rd Cobh Cork
If you want to find out the real story behind the Titanic and its visit to Cork, Ireland then it is really important that you visit the Cobh Heritage Centre. You may be surprised about what you find.Cobh Cork
Come see our local artist at the Sirius Arts Centre right in the heart of Cobh Town Centre.Lower Rd Cobh Cork
It is great way to get from Great Island in Cobh to the other side of Cork is by using the local car ferry. Only 2.50 euro one way.
Great way to experience the history of the TitanicCobh
Delicious food available, they even cater for special dietary requirements.Watersedge Hotel Cobh CO. CORK
If you would like to rent a DVD movie then head on down to our local Xtra-vision store.Pearse Square Cobh Cork
St. Colmans Cathedral in Cobh is the only such instrument in this country and is the largest in Ireland and Britain. It also includes Irelands largest bell, named St. Colman (3.6 tons) with 49 bellsCathedral Terrace Cobh Cork
If you need to buy groceries but you need a wide range of choices then visit the our three local supermarkets, Aldi, Lidl and SuperValu.Cobh Cork
If you are into history, this is a great spot to visit.Cork
A lovely golfing range that is nearer than the Fota Golf resort. Great if you want to meet the locals.Cobh
If you are into bird watching then dont miss a chance to visit the Cuskinny Nature Reserve which is about a 10 minute drive from the house, located on the other side of the island of Cobh.Cork
If you have kids or you are just into animals then visit our local zoo, you can take the train or get there by car. Parking is available.Carrigtwohill
If you are into golf or just want to experience a unique lunch then visit Fota Island Resort where they have beautiful scenery and lovely food. There is also an amazing Spa for those needing TLC.Cork NONE
Lovely place to pick up luxury bedding and furniture.Cobh Cross Cork
If you are travelling with children 12 and under and want to keep the children entertained then Go Safari is the place to be. They cater from ages 1 to 12. Admission starts from 5.00 euro per child.Cork
If you are a fan of watching movies while in your car then you can visit the local Movie Junction Drive In cinema. It is quite an experience.Carrigtwohill
While staying in Cobh you can visit the nearby town called Carrigtohill and check out the Barryscourt Castle, it is great for sight seeing and for kids.Carrigtwohill