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Number 42

33 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
1 night minimum
Rental Home
Located in the idyllic village of Strangford on the shores of Strangford Lough, Number 42 is a listed self catering property and accommodates up to 5 people. The accommodation has been extensively renovated in 2009. The rate for your holiday is fully inclusive and includes central heating, electric, bed linen and towels. There is a large south facing rear garden which is fully enclosed with an old stone wall including lockable gates. This is ideal for children as they can play without having to leave the premises giving Mum & Dad a well deserved break! There is also ample room to park your car at the bottom of the garden. Along with this there is a BBQ and garden furniture for your use. As Number 42 is situated in the village of Strangford you are within walking distance of shops, bars, r...Located in the idyllic village of Strangford on the shores of Strangford Lough, Number 42 is a listed self catering property and accommodates up to 5 people. The accommodation has been extensively renovated in 2009. The rate for your holiday is fully inclusive and includes central heating, electric, bed linen and towels. There is a large south facing rear garden which is fully enclosed with an old stone wall including lockable gates. This is ideal for children as they can play without having to leave the premises giving Mum & Dad a well deserved break! There is also ample room to park your car at the bottom of the garden. Along with this there is a BBQ and garden furniture for your use. As Number 42 is situated in the village of Strangford you are within walking distance of shops, bars, restaurants and the harbour with its ferry service to Portaferry. Being so close to the village means that you can enjoy a night out and leave the car at home – safe and sound in the secure parking at the rear of the garden! More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Yard
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Toaster
Stove
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
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1 - 5 of 33 reviews

Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful house in great location to explore Strangford, Portaferry and national trust properties. Very clean and spacious property. Well equipped kitchen.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Traveler453986
Sherpa284906, VR Owner at Number 42, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2018

Helen, thank you and hope to see you again soon. Paul

Reviewed September 26, 2018

Really enjoyed our stay in Strangford. Perfect village for a quiet break with lots to see and do in close proximity. House in great location for local shops, restaurants and pubs. No 42 has everything you need and is beautifully finished

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank rmckay13
Sherpa284906, VR Owner at Number 42, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Thanks Ruairi hope to see you again soon. Paul

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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Great stay again... 4th and counting. Got to visit family, have a few drinks in the hole in the wall and go exploring. Paul’s place is always clean and tidy with everything we need- like a second home every time we visit. It’s always peaceful...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank robertdean365
Sherpa284906, VR Owner at Number 42, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Thanks Robert hope to see you again soon. Paul

Reviewed September 12, 2018

This was our 3rd stay with Paul & Claire. This time it was our 35th wedding Ann. Anytime we are in need of a break in Co Down we would not go past No. 42, Strangford. As always setting up the booking was dead easy...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank John M
Sherpa284906, VR Owner at Number 42, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

John, glad you enjoyed your stay with us again. Hope to see you for a 4th visit!! Cheers Paul

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Very comfortable accommodation packed with period details. Immaculately clean. Convenient arrangements for exchange of keys. Would highly recommend as a base to explore Strangford and the surrounding Lecale area.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Mary Jo M
Sherpa284906, VR Owner at Number 42, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Thanks Mary Jo, hope to see you again. Paul

About the Owner
Paul S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2008
Availability
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About the neighborhood
It’s hard to believe that Strangford was once situated on the equator. Of course, this was 5-million years ago!! The deposits laid down then and since have shaped the scenery around Strangford into an area of outstanding natural which you will see and enjoy today. Within 1 mile from Number 42 is Castleward. A National Trust Property set in 332-hectare (820-acre) walled demesne is in a stunning location overlooking Strangford Lough. The mid-Georgian mansion is an architectural curiosity of its time, built inside and out in two distinct styles, Classical and Gothic. The Victorian laundry, playroom, cornmill, leadmine and sawmill give the full flavour of how the estate worked. The grounds encompass woodland and lough-side paths and horse trails, formal gardens, Old Castle Ward, Temple Wa...
How to get there
From Belfast: Strangford is about 30 miles (50 kilometres) from the centre of Belfast. Start out at Belfast, follow the signs for Newcastle (A24).This will take you onto the Saintfield Road which takes you to Carryduff, follow signs for Downpatrick (A7). Go through Saintfield (A7). Go through Crossgar (A7). Go to Downpatrick, follow signs for Strangford (Strangford ferry) A25. As you enter the village you will see a church on the right hand side. Just past the church there are steps up to the footpath Number 42 is the 2nd last house (Black door). From Newry Follow the A25 through Castlewellan, Clough, DownPatrick to Strangford .As you enter the village you will see a church on the right hand side. Just past the church there are steps up to the footpath Number 42 is the 2nd last hous...
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