Gort na Tornoige

Castlemaine, Co. Kerry


Property Reference: YWF
  • Sleeps2
  • Pets 1
  • Bedrooms1
  • Grade4 Star rating
Exterior Living room Kitchen/diner Kitchen/diner Double bedroom View View View Surrounding area Surrounding area

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Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

 
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Call us on 0345 268 0760.

Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Ground Floor FacilitiesGround Floor Facilities
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Satellite TVSatellite TV
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • Shower RoomShower Room
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Coastal PropertyCoastal Property

Property Description

Ideally located for touring the Ring of Kerry and the Dingle Peninsula, you are within an hour’s drive from the region’s main towns of Tralee, Killarney, Killorglin and Dingle. This cosy, romantic, detached cottage offers great panoramic views of the McGillycuddy’s Reeks, Ireland’s highest mountain range, the Slieve Mountains to the rear, offering many hiking possibilities, and distant sea views. More gentle walks and trails are also available, or stroll along the miles of sands at Inch beach. Enjoy the beautiful sea views from the private patio where you can pick some herbs and salad leaves which are there for the holidaymaker’s pleasure. The area offers many attractions including golf, horse riding, fishing, beaches and farmer’s market. Shop, pubs and restaurant 1.3 miles.

Ground floor: Living/dining room with wooden floor/kitchen with tiled floor. Shower room with toilet. First floor: Mezzanine with double bed, sloping ceiling and wooden floor.

Woodburner in living room (initial fuel included). Electric central heating and electricity (€2 coin meter). Bed linen and towels included. Satellite TV. DVD and small library. Video and small library. CD and small library. Combi microwave/oven/grill. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Shared lawned garden with patio and furniture. Barbecue. Parking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Julie was a wonderful welcoming host. We got to sample her great cooking. Highly recommended. We would recommend that all properties provide SatNav location. May 2012.
  2. The reference for this cottage is YWF, which stands for ’You’re Welcome, Friend! The cottage is comfortable and well appointed and the owner made us very welcome indeed. Her fresh baked soda bread made her my friend for life! Our stay was marked by severe unseasonal gales, which exposed cold draughts that made it hard to keep the cottage warm, but I would happily come back here again, there is so much to see and do in the area, this is ideally situated and thanks to the weather we have hardly begun to explore farther afield. My dog especially enjoyed roaming round the sand dunes on Inch Strand! April 2012.
  3. Made very welcome, lovely peat fire (needed), no private sitting out area (not needed due to weather). Very close to owner’s home. April 2012.
  4. First-class and particularly comfortable open-plan cottage, in a peaceful rural location. Excellent access to the Dingle and Iveagh peninsulas, where the mountain scenery and roads exceeded our expectations and two attractive towns such as Killarney and Kenmare. The owner’s were thoughtful and very kind hosts. July 2011.
  5. An excellent base for touring Kerry. The accommodation is first class - more like a hotel and the hosts are extremely welcoming and very helpful. The soda bread is lovely. It was our second holiday here and it certainly will not be our last - we are looking forward to our next visit. June 2011.
  6. The property was small, well decorated and extremely well equipped. Very cosy with lots of character. Sept 2010.
  7. The accommodation was first class - better than some hotels I have stayed in. The attention to detail could not be faulted and one of the most important factors that made our holiday so enjoyable was the hosts themselves. Julie and Jo were fantastic, nothing was too much trouble and her soda bread and apple pie were beautiful. We certainly enjoyed our stay. June 2010.
  8. Scenic area with good parking facilities, owners were very welcoming and the open peat and wood fire was very good. May 2010.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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