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The Waterfront Penthouse,Cobh

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The View With A Room
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Cobh, County Cork
A stunning three-bedroom penthouse apartment with breathtaking views across Cork harbour that has been awarded a Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence.
This fabulous apartment,reached by elevator, features a contemporary design, large South-facing roof terrace, two ultra-sleek bathrooms and a kitchen fitted out with granite worktops and modern appliances.
Dine in style on a hand-crafted captain's table with a bird's-eye view of passing harbour traffic including some of the world's largest cruise liners.
Sleeping six people in total each bedroom has a comfortable king-size or double bed with luxury 800-thread Egyptian Cotton bed linen and a magnificent harbour view of its own.
The apartment comes equipped with free wi-fi, HDTVs featuring Irish,UK and international channels in main living area and master bedroom,ipad/iphone doc...
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Listing #HL537304
About the Owner
Ken A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
Check-in Time is 4pm and Check-out Time is 10am. Shortly before your arrival we will provide you with a 'phone number to call when you get to Cobh. We recommend you park up near the Railway Station/Heritage Centre We have tea,coffee,milk and sugar in the apartment for your arrival as well as providing all bedding and towels. We know most folk like to be left alone on their holidays so you won't see us at all during your stay but we live very close and you can call us anytime if you need advice or help.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first time to Cobh and we were delighted with the accommodation. It lived up to the billing with out a doubt. located on the top floor with an expansive porch and spectacular views of the surrounding sea and town. The place was clean, spacious...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean, spacious, awesome decor, beautiful views, easy walk into town with several great restaurants and pubs! This is the place to stay! Go see Danny at Connie Doolan’s for a pint!More

Thank John M
Voyager699198, VR Owner at The Waterfront Penthouse,Cobh, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi John, Thanks for leaving a great review of The Waterfront Penthouse and we're delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Connie Doolan is a couple of minutes walk from the apartment - not many people know that some years ago it was put up...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2018

Just had a fab week in this wee gem. Stunning views from large terrace. Ample room for family of 6. Modern and spotlessly clean. We were warmly welcomed by Ken who was nearby if needed. Brilliant location and lovely Cobh right on the doorstep. Would...More

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Management response:Responded September 3, 2018

Hi: Glad you had a great time and enjoyed the spectacular views from the windows overlooking the mouth of Cork Harbour and out into the Irish Sea. And wasn't it great summer weather ! Thanks so much for taking the time to review The Waterfront...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    1 King
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About the neighborhood
There are shops,a supermarket,several banks with ATM,a Post Office,pubs,restaurants and take-away food outlets and an off-licence all within walking distance of the apartment.
On the edge of town there are three large supermarkets called Supervalu,Aldi and Lidl all of which have in-house bakeries.
For lovers of traditional music the Roaring Donkey pub has a famous Wednesday night trad session starting at 10pm and the Rob Roy also has regular music sessions every week.
Getting around
During the Spring-Autumn season large cruise liners frequently sail past the penthouse and dock in Cobh.You can check the schedules on the port of Cork website has a cruise
Tourists attractions such as Kissing the Blarney Stone,Kinsale and Waterford are all within easy driving distance.
There are beaches within about a 30 minute drive but be warned,the water is ccccccold all year round !
Cobh also has an indoor swimming pool,leisure centre and gym open to the public.
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How to get there
Airport: Cork International Airport: 16.2 mi
Railway: Cobh: 0.3 mi
Ferry: Rosslare Harbour: 117.4 mi
The nearest airport to Cobh is Cork International Airport,about a 30 minute drive away.It's served by connections from London,Paris,Amsterdam and other European destinations.
Dublin Airport is about three hours away and you can reach Cobh either by car,a train from Dublin city centre or an Air Coach direct from the airport to Cork.
Cobh has a railways station connecting it to Cork and Midleton along a beautiful route across Cork harbour.
If you're coming by car there is off-street parking underneath the building.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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