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Irish Tourist Board approved
Bedroom 2
The sailor room
Old Essmore Cottage -
View from Old Essmore cottage - Carlingford lough
View from Old Essmore Cottage - Ryeland river
The Greenway path , entrance outside cottage gate
Slieve Foy & Cooley mountains
Looking over to the Mourne Mountains
Carlingford village
Carlingford Oysters
Old Essmore Cottage - Carlingford lough
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Carlingford, Cooley Peninsula, County Louth

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ccmNorthe...
northern ireland
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“PERFECT !! EVERYTHING YOU COULD WANT OR NEED FOR RELAXED GETAWAY”
Reviewed April 23, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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My parents,husband,7yr old daughter and myself stayed in this cottage for easter it is absolutely gorgeous and set in beautiful countryside we loved catching up with family and being out and about. owners Gerard and Maureen are such a friendly welcoming couple who couldn't do enough for us they have thought of all needs, couldn't ask for better perfect getaway just an hour from Belfast or Dublin and 5min from the beautiful village of carlingford,and 2min from omeath itself ..stunning views ,hopefully we will return sometime would highly recommend ;-)

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Liked best: the "old rustic wee irish cottage feel"........
Liked least: no shower upstairs
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Laxmi C
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Wonderful stay in an idyllic and relaxing home from home.”
Reviewed April 6, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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A group of 5 of us booked Old Essmore Cottage for 2 nights and we had a fantastic time! Gorgeous house, very comfortable beds and everything u could possibly need is here. Great modern kitchen and lovely log fire made for a memorable and relaxing stay. Our host Gerard and his wife were available to contact with any issues/ questions and very prompt in sorting them out. We felt very much at ease here and will definitely be back again very soon!

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sean c
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Cottage was just fab and will return soon.”
Reviewed May 27, 2013 for a stay in May 2013
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person found this review helpful

A fun, homely little cottage and will retun with friends.
A great location for touring and discovering the east coast of Ireland. Made a few trips into Carlingford village were I found the choice of restaurants and bars just wonderful

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Liked best: The sea and mountains on your door step
Liked least: The rain
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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