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    Sitting Room
    Sitting Room
    Twin Bedroom with ensuite
    Twin bedroom with ensuite
    Property description
    Carrickfergus
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    Situated in a rural location 3 miles from Carrickfergus town 15 miles from Belfast this converted 19th century stone barn has been beautifully renovated to maintain its original charm but with all modern facilities. The cottage has been graded four stars by NI Tourist Board and sits on a hillside overlooking Belfast Lough.The cottage has a double king sized bedroom downstairs with a full kitchen and full bathroom. The first floor has a twin room with en-suite and a sitting room. Located next to the owners home, on a 5 acre small holding, it is ideally situated for visiting Belfast and touring the Causeway Coast.
  • Amenities & details
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Ocean Views
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL325486 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Belfast International Airport: 19.9 mi
    Railway: Carrickfergus: 3.1 mi
    Ferry: Belfast or Larne: 12.4 mi
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby.
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GemAndyCu...
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We were met by Bob on arrival who kindly showed us around, lovely welcome. The cottage was a typical country cottage with amazing views over carrickfergus and Belfast lough. The upstairs was very well decorated with a lovely living area. My mum loved the upstairs bedroom and ensuite and commented that the beds were very comfortable. The downstairs bedroom was... more

Management response:

we are glad you enjoyed your stay in our cottage. As we are in the country you tend to get more insects. However we are surprised you found any spiders or indeed any cobwebs. My wife and I clean the cottage ourselves and we are very thorough and remove dust, cobwebs etc., giving the cottage a final check shortly before... more

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vic2r01
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

I found the surroundings interesting, near the sea front, which would be great in the Summer. The cottage had everything included and was close to all shops an supermarkets. The Family as a whole were friendly and helpful. The location was, what you would expect from an Irish cottage,warm and inviting , mixing old traditional feel , with modern appliances.... more

Management response:

thank you for taking the trouble and time to write a review. We are pleased everything was to your satisfaction and hope to see you in the future. Norma and Bob more

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JonGroves
Telford, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 for a stay in December 2013

Spent a week at this cottage visiting family over the Christmas period 2013. Met by the owner on the first day and given a tour etc. Thankfully the owner had put the central heating on it was cold and windy outside and was very welcome. It was explained that the heating was set for all day and only went off... more

Management response:

I must apologise for the heating thermostat in the cottage not working. Unfortunately we were not able to get an electrician over the Christmas period. Regarding updating, the washer/dryer, fridge freezer, cooking pans, cutlery and stair carpet are all new this year. In addition the downstairs bedroom was completely refurnished in quality solid oak. The twin room will be updated... more

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Hillcrest C
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Listed since : Oct 2014
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Response Time: Within a few hours
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