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Billy's Cottage, a traditional Irish Farmhouse

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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Castletownroche, County Cork
The Farm Cottages Holiday Accommodation is situated in a haven of beauty and tranquillity, where the pace of life is slow. We offer the discerning holiday maker the chance to re-discover quality living like it used to be, from the people of The Blackwater Valley

Billy's Cottage is a 17th century self-catering Farmhouse in the heart of rural county Cork.

John and Gertrude welcome you to experience our way of life. The cottages are attached to our working dairy farm, ideal for children and pets. Farm tours are free to our guests who are welcome to help at calf feeding time. Bird and animal watchers can sit in the garden or by the river bank where there is an abundance of flora and fauna.
On site amenities include riverbank walk, a full sized tennis court, children’s play area, a mini soccer pitch and pool tables. We are happy...
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Listing #HL7398443
About the Owner
John & Gertrude M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

Billy's Cottage is a very comfortable, well equipped cottage in a lovely location. Gertrude and John made us feel very welcome. We would definitely stay here again.

Thank Elizabeth E
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

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Reviewed July 6, 2017

This 3 bedroom home that has character and history overlooks beautiful pastures with a perfect yard for children to run and romp. It is well located for day trips to Cork, Rock of Cashel, Donkey Sanctuary, and quaint villages to explore. We truly enjoyed the...More

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thefarmcottages, VR Owner at Billy's Cottage, a traditional Irish Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

Thank you, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, it was lovely to meet another family who have " a John and Gertrude".

  • Central Heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Pool Table
  • Private Yard
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    3 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $169 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Mallow is centrally located for everything from historic buildings and stately homes and gardens to activities like golfing, fishing, walking, mountain biking, pony-trekking and horse riding. The town has an excellent tourist office and information centre, genealogy centre, two historic castles, and great bus, rail and road links.
It boasts two weekly food markets for those wishing to avail of the best of local produce, fresh from the producers. And within striking distance of the town is an excellent activity centre that offer everything from fishing lessons, to archery, kayaking to Zorbing and Zip lining! There is a choice of equestrian centres and for those of us preferring less challenging activities there is everything from Liscarroll Donkey Sanctuary, Cork Racecourse Mallow and Done...
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Nearest Beach: 23.6 mi.
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