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Clonakilty, County Cork, Ireland

Host: Claire B.
Published May 07, 2019

General description

  • Main home
We live in a cosy cottage looking out at Long Strand Beach, 15 min drive from Clonakilty and 10 min from Rosscarbery. It is a very scenic area with lots of walks .

Needs and Animals

  • My pets
  • 2 cats
The cats gets lonely when we are away. They like to sleep inside for part of the day. We prefer them to be in at night. They like cuddles several times a day, but generally just like people being around. They are very easygoing.

Practical life

  • Isolated
  • 150 - 500 m² (1590 - 5290 sq. ft.)
  • More than 1000 m² (1060 sq. ft.)
  • Bus stop
  • Airport
  • Small shop / Minimarket
  • Doctor
  • Pharmacy
  • Internet
  • Television
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Deep freeze
  • Ground floor
  • No disabled access
Very relaxing here close to nature but shops, restaurants and pubs in rosscarbery and clonakilty nearby. Own transport best but is possible to to get bus to clonakilty or rosscarbery from cork and do food shopping then get taxi to our place for 20 euro. We are just under an hours drive from cork airport.

Comfort and Luxury

  • 2 floors
  • 6 rooms of which 3 bedrooms
  • Contemporary
  • Terrace / Balcony
  • Car parking available
  • Television / DVD library
  • Book library
  • Art and music
  • Fitted kitchen
We have lots of CDs and musical instruments including an old grand piano. Also have lots of books.

Tourism and Leisure

  • Sea
  • Countryside
  • Beach
  • Cinema
This is a beautiful area to visit, lots of sandy beaches and walks in nature, good for surfing. Day trips to beara peninsula and glengarrif to visit garnish island and sea eagles. 1 he 40 to national parks and mountains of Killarney. 45 min drive to Baltimore. Drombeg stone circle 20 mins drive. Clonakilty voted best place to live in Europe in 2018.

Clonakilty, County Cork, Ireland

Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Ireland


From Saturday 2019

To Saturday 2019

flexible dates

These are the dates we are on holiday. If these dates don't completely match up for you, we can ask a neighbour to look after the cats for a day or 2.

Home-sits over



Claire B.

Registered since 07/05/2019

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