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Bringing Friends together - Old Essmore Cottage -Carlingford Lough

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Carlingford, Cooley Peninsula, County Louth
Old Essmore Cottage - Ballinteskin, Carlingford lough: your private getaway
A peaceful and picturesque holiday home set on the shores of Carlingford Lough and overlooking the Mountains of Mourne, just situated between the beautiful medieval village of Carlingford and Omeath..

The villages are part of the Cooley Peninsula and set in the smallest county in Ireland, County Louth. With just little over an hours drive to Dublin or Belfast. Old Essmore Cottage makes this the perfect location for relaxation & discovery.

Sleeping up to seven persons, our three bedroom country self catering accommodation is located along the coastal road, only a five minute drive from the beautiful village of Carlingford and only two minutes to Omeath. Old Essmore Cottage offers all you need in a self catering accommodation with spacious rooms overlook...
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Listing #HL301971
About the Owner
gerard m
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
Interaction with guests
We shall be there when you arrive and guide through the cottage, give you some guidance on the local area and answer any questions you any have.
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

My friends Trevor Trudy and myself had a fabulous stay in old essmore cottage. On arrival we were met by the owner Gerard,who gave us the warmest welcome,Gerard gave us a tour of the cottage, which was beautiful,and also had the table set for afternoon...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Freedom738755
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

What can I say. A home from home. Fantastic location. Cozy intimate and atmospheric accommodation. Great walk way into carlingford. Just the idea location and accommodation for a totally relaxing girly weekend with friends. Sooo much work has gone into maintaining the character of the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank ursula7143
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Hanover, Massachusetts
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile


Date of stay: April 2018
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    2 Fulls
    3 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $114 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
We're convinced you'll love it here at Old Essmore Cottage. But see for yourself what lies in store.
Carlingford, less than 5 minutes drive with its wide range of bars and restaurants is full of medieval history and charm

?Be sure to take advantage of our outdoor activities, including:
Hiking - Many trails from 'The Omeath Loop' 5kms,to the' Tain Way' 15kms
Sailing - Carlingford Yacht Club
Fishing - Of the beach at Greenore - fresh water fishing Newry Canal
Sea Angling - www.ukcharterboats.co.uk
Golfing - Greenore Golf Club - Warrenpoint Golf Club
Mountain biking
Arts And Crafts - Landscapes of outstanding beauty
Wind Surfing & Kayaking - www.carlingfordadventure.com
Bird watching
Cookery School - Check out www.ghanhou...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Belfast or Dublin: 62.1 mi
Railway: Newry: 7.5 mi
Ferry: Dublin or Belfast: 62.1 mi
Directions from Dublin (85km)
Drive North on the M1 towards Belfast
Take exit 18 for Dundalk north/Carlingford then take the third exit off the first roundabout, follow the sign for Carlingford - Continue for 14km and take the left turn for Carlingford. Pass through Carlingford traveling along the coastal road heading towards Omeath.
Travel approx 5Km , At the foot of each road going into the mountain is a sign with a number. When you see sign number L7056 then you have arrived.
G.P.S. -Sat- Nav
If you are using a sat-nav and traveling north from Dublin, please set your location to Greenore and approx 1 mile from Greenore turn left along the Carlingford / Omeath / Newry Road. This road will take you along the coast and is a much safer road than...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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