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Luxury coastal house near Schull West Cork-Frontline Spectacular sea views

Overview

Property

Updated: 08-Dec-2016
3 bedrooms - 1 master en-suite, 1 double en-suite, 1 twin, shower +2 WC

The Stone House faces south over a tranquil seawater cove with uninterrupted views to 14th century Rossbrin Castle and then out to Roaring Water Bay and Carberry's 100 isles. Right on THE WiLD ATLANTIC WAY. Set in its own grounds and frontline to the sea on 2 acres the house is furnished to a very high standard with a contemporary scheme and sleeps six comfortably. It is perfect for a relaxing holiday and if you are on a first visit to Ireland the perfect base for touring. The house is spacious, light and well equipped. Schull is 5km away with its pretty shops and delis and of course lovely little pubs and great food. Local golf courses at Bantry and Skibbereen. The area is well served with gourmet restaurants as well as numerous cafes, some at wonderful beauty spots. Schull in the summer months is renowned for its sailing regattas, festivals and seafood. It is possible to moor a boat in Rossbrin cove which you can view from the house. Rossbrin Cove is an easy one and half hours drive from Cork city. You won't want to leave - just take a look at the reviews below !

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I fell in love with Rossbrin Cove and Schull 16 years ago on a weekend trip. It was 1999 and I had a magical year creating and working with local craftsmen on the house. The magic of both the landscapes and seascapes as viewed from the house never fail to take my breath away on each visit. The people of West Cork are the friendliest on earth. I have the most wonderful neighbours in the cove who keep an eye on the house as I live and work in London. My team include Lizzie the housekeeper. Julian a dear friend and neighbour. Brendan the gardener. David the window cleaner and Ian my wonderful handyman. Couldn't do it without them. The dream house in a magical location is my little piece of heaven on earth and I am delighted when others enjoy the peace and tranquility too on their well deserved holidays.

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36 Reviews

5
based on 36 holidaymaker reviews

5

An enchanting and sumptuous rural home set in 2 acres of lush landscaping with a breathtaking view.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent 12 glorious days with a friend and two other family members in this spectacular home surrounded by lush green landscaping and a panoramic view of Rossbrine Cove. The home is large, immaculate, full of light, tastefully decorated and extremely well appointed. It is rural but within a short drive to many small and lovely villages with limitless things to occupy your time with. The peace and quiet at this property was sublime. It was very easy just to get lost in the home, cozy up and read a book or set out for a long meditative walk. We will miss it's wonderful ambience.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relax and get away from it all!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property with a great location. Well provided with all necessities including wi-fi to research the local area. Views spectacular and some must-do walks in the area. Explore the local penisulas for some breath-taking views!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing Stay at The Stone House

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful stay in Rossbrin! The Stone House was beautifully decorated, clean, and comfortable, just as pictured. We loved the serenity of the area and were fortunate to have blue skies and warm temperatures during our week’s stay. Angela provided helpful tips on day trips and restaurants; and her friend and neighbor Julian showed us such hospitality. It was a very special holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home and stunning vistas!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful week in the Stone House. The house is in excellent condition with all the amenities of home. The owner's description of the property is spot on. The views from the house are breathtaking. We especially loved the horse family on the neighbor's land. We traveled to Killarney, Cork and Cobh from the house and, although a couple of hours away, returning back to the beautiful home was worth the extra drive. We took advantage of the owner's recommendations for dining and certainly were pleased. Angela, the owner, is a pleasure to work with. Thank you for a memorable vacation!!!!

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is such a pleasure to share this house and surrounds. You managed to get to all the best places ! See you all again aome time
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Excellent place for relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the stone house at June 2014, two couples from Israel.

the house is great. the location if great. very quite and romantic.

The house was very clean, and had everything you need for a week of vacation. everything needed.

great vacation, highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gorgeous place!

  • 5 of 5

Great house, good neighbours, wonderful part of Ireland. Bit off the beaten path, but that is what we wanted. Weather rather chilly at that time of year, but snuck in some sunshine. Easy to provision house from market in Shull. Fair selection of wine and booze. Had trouble finding local seafood at that time of year. And not a sailboat to be found. We thank Angela (and Ian) for making our visit wonderful. Horses and fox also has a nice time with us, though we were late in reading the "please don't feed" note! Thanks to all. From initial contact through our stay the whole visit was terrific!

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  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

So accessible to other beauty spots and day trips.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Cork at 95 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : The Sandboat in Ballydehob at 3 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Rosslare at 300 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Skibbereen at 15 Kilometres Nearest Train : Cork at 95 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : N71 at 5 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Antonios in Ballydehob at 3 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Rossbrin at 30 Metres Car: necessary

The Mizen peninsula ( on THE WILD ATLANTIC WAY) offers so much to the visitor and at Ireland's most south-westerly point,is renowned not only for the beautiful coastline and rugged landscape but also the prospect of a warm and inviting welcome to sample the artisan quality food, sailing regattas and festivals, irish pubs galore, song and dance, peace and quiet, coastal walks, sea kayaking,canoeing, horse riding, swimming. In fact everything is here for a perfect holiday for all ages. The abundance of local farmers markets promote A Taste Of West Cork. We are fortunate to have some of the best food producers in Ireland here on our doorstep. Please read the reviews from visitors past to get a sense of the Heaven on Earth a stay in Rossbrin can offer.

A tour of the Mizen Ring gives you the chance to visit Ballydehob, Schull, Goleen, Bantry and beyond to Skibbereen, Baltimore and by boat to the islands Cape Clear/Sherkin/Heir. Kerry is a day out option over the Healy Pass.

Other Activities: Planetarium /Garden Trails/ Island Hopping /Sea Kayaking/Tennis

Golf: 18 hole golf courses at Bantry /Skibbereen/Kinsale

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Autumn
29 Oct 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£887
for 7 nights
£887
 
 
Xmas & New year 2016
22 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,183
for 7 nights
£1,183
 
 
Low
5 Jan 2017 - 10 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£930
for 7 nights
£930
 
 
Spring
11 Mar 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,014
for 7 nights
£1,014
 
 
Easter 2017
15 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,099
for 7 nights
£1,099
 
 
Late Spring
29 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,099
for 7 nights
£1,099
 
 
Summer
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,183
for 7 nights
£1,183
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,521
for 7 nights
£1,521
 
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,099
for 7 nights
£1,099
 
 
Autumn 2017
30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,014
for 7 nights
£1,014
 
 
Low Season
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£930
for 7 nights
£930
 
 
Xmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,437
for 7 nights
£1,437
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£972
for 5 nights
From
£169
From
£211
Fri,Sat,Sun
£972
 

Additional pricing information

Utilities (Oct to May) £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £423
Pet Fee £0
Final Cleaning £85

One small dog is considered on booking and only with PRIOR CONSENT from owner at time of booking.

Cancellation of booking for any reason. We will only refund payments made if another booking can be taken for the same amount and dates otherwise there is no refund. We advise Holiday Cancellation Insurance as necessary.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

From the Owner

Peaceful location overlooking calm Rossbrin Cove with views to 14th century castle ruin and islands in Roaring Water bay. Heaven !

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • bay
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 2500 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom - Toilet
  • Bathroom 4
  • En-suite bathroom on ground floor En-suite bathroom upstairs One family bathroom upstairs (shower) One guest cloakroom/toilet ground floor.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • 3 bedrooms - 2 doubles, 1 twin, 1 large double sofa bed in sitting room. 3 bathrooms + 1 WC. Cloakroom/ cot

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Tennis
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • PAYMENT BY CREDIT CARD NOW ACCEPTED Boats can be hired nearby and moored in the cove for easy access to islands. Golf 18 holes in Skibbereen and Bantry. Horse riding 15 minutes walk from house at Ballycumisk. Garden trails and open days to see some of the best gardens in Ireland. Fishing. Sailing school in Schull including sea kayaking/canoeing. May Jazz festival in Ballydehob. Farmers markets in Schull, Skibbereen and Bantry all year round.

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