About this listing
Self Catering Blarney is located in the heart of Blarney Village. The house is less than 5 minutes walk from Blarney Village, Blarney Castle and Blarney Woollen Mills. There are coffee shops, a full supermarket and various other shops in the village
Self Catering Blarney is located in the heart of Blarney Village. The house is less than 5 minutes walk from Blarney Village, Blarney Castle and Blarney Woollen Mills. There are coffee shops, a full supermarket and various other shops in the village again all within 5 minutes walk from the house.
The house has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate 7 people. With excellent views overlooking Blarney village and area, the house also has beautiful views of Blarney Castle by day and night. The house is located in a very quiet cul-de sac and has ample parking.
Self Catering Blarney is only 17km from Cork Airport and 7km from Cork City Center.
There are lots places to eat and pubs within walking distance of the house and Cork City is only 10 minutes drive.
Blarney Tourist Office if located in Blarney village center again only 5 minutes walk from the house.
There is a bus service from Blarney to Mahon Shopping Centre via Cork City Centre operating every 30 minutes with a bus stop located in Blarney Village (Outside the Church) only 5 minutes walk from the house.
The house comes with a good CD collection and lots of reading material.
Sample of the Irish music provided: (URL HIDDEN)
The house includes gas central heating, multi fuel stove fire (with some fuel provided), gas fire, wireless broadband, televisions, washing machine and dryer, microwave, full gas and electric cooking facilities, fridge, ice machine, outside clothes line, iron and board, 2 bathrooms with showers, ample parking, full dining table and chairs for 8 people (or more on request)
The house includes all linen on arrival.
A baby cot and high chair comes with the property.
The house guide provided before arrival includes a great list of places to eat.
In Blarney village there is a great local butcher and full supermarket.
There is lots to do in the Cork area and within easy reach of Self Catering Blarney.
Below is a list of local attractions in Blarney and the surrounding area with some activity information for kids in Cork.
Blarney Woollen Mills
World Famous Blarney Castle
Fota Wildlife Park
The Cobh Titanic Heritage Centre
Cork City Gaol
Cork English Market
Killarney (perfect a day trip from Blarney)
Jameson Irish Whiskey Tour (Midelton, Co. Cork)
Cork Butter Mueseum
St Fin Barres Catheral, Cork City
Kinsale - (only 29km from Blarney - 45 minutes drive)
There is a newly developed large kids outdoor playground on the outskirts of Blarney village located near the local Blarney GAA field. This is only 10 minutes walk from house
Check out Chuckies indoor kids centre located in Cork City 7km
3 - 10km Clogheenmilcon Sanctuary Walk Loop Walk starting 200 meters from the house:
There are lots of Golf courses in the Cork area that are open to the public.
Interaction with Guests
The house comes with a full information pack on arrival (and prior to arrival by email) on the house, local area, local services and wifi. If required guests can contact the owner 24x7.
All the houses on the road have lovely views of the castle and local area. The house is on a cul-de-sac which means its really quiet
Bus stop 5 minute walk from house. Buses arrive every 30 mins which take you into Cork City Centre
No smoking within the house.
Strictly no stag or hen parties.
This is a quiet neighbourhood and guests should respect the neighbourhood.
Please use the rubbish bins provided. There are recycling bins provided for glass, tins, paper, cardboard, paper etc. etc.
The bins are clearly marked and there is an information folder provided for each visitor with all the required information for the house plus information on local attractions.
There is a tourist office within 5 minutes' walk of the house in Blarney Village.