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TRANQUIL WATERFRONT HOME IN SPECTACULAR SETTING WITH STUNNING SOUTH FACING VIEWS

Debbie Mundy

Advertiser since 2011
Call Owner
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Speaks English
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Debbie Mundy

Advertiser since 2011
Speaks English
Call Owner
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Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
Free protection up to £700 for all bookings.
£10,000 fraud protection when you pay using the secure HomeAway Payments system. 
Low cost, tailor-made insurance exclusively for holiday rentals from Europ Assistance. Get a quote

TRANQUIL WATERFRONT HOME IN SPECTACULAR SETTING WITH STUNNING SOUTH FACING VIEWS

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Dunmanus Bay - Bay House, Durrus, Bantry

5 bedrooms 3 bathrooms - sleeps up to ten persons

Bay House, Durrus, Bantry, is situated in the most commanding waterfront position at the very head of Dunmanus Bay.

It has five beautifully appointed bedrooms, consisting of three double bedrooms rooms looking out over the bay (each with a king-size bed), one has an en-suite bathroom with bath, power shower and WC. There are two twin bedrooms located at the rear of the house with two further bathrooms, each with a separate bath, a power shower and WC.

BAY HOUSE CAN BE ADAPTED FOR SMALLER NUMBERS, DURING THE LOW SEASONS. OTHER DISCOUNTS MAY ALSO APPLY DURING THE WINTER MONTHS. Please get in touch for further information.

All bed linen is pure cotton. We also have a travel cot and a high chair.

The living area consists of a generous open plan living/dining/kitchen area with American style fridge/freezer, blu ray 5.1 surround sound, 46' LED flat screen TV, iPOD dock, leather sofas, dining table to seat 10 and log burner.

Wifi is free of charge and covers all areas of the house. Separate utility room with washing machine/tumble dryer and dishwasher. Sun porch (also doubles as children's playroom). All of the living and sleeping accommodation is on one level.

There is a large table with benches on the outside terrace. The house is spacious and very well equipped. .

In front of the house is almost an acre of lawn with direct access to a shingle/slate beach and sea waterfront - buckets and spades are provided for crab catching! .

Whether you are enjoying a break with family & friends in West Cork, a golfing trip (Bantry Bay Championship Golf Club is only 20 mins away), your cookery course at The Good Things Cafe, Durrus or a painting holiday with some of the most spectacular scenery on our doorstep, Bay House is the perfect place for you!

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Debbie Mundy (Owner)
Advertiser since 2011
Call Owner
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Speaks English

Why HomeAway

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
Free protection up to £700 for all bookings.
£10,000 fraud protection when you pay using the secure HomeAway Payments system. 
Low cost, tailor-made insurance exclusively for holiday rentals from Europ Assistance. Get a quote

Location

Location

Nearest Airport
85 Kilometres
Cork
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Durrus
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Bantry Bay Golf Course (special tuition rates!)
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Blairs Cove
Nearest Beach
13 Kilometres
Slate beach at the end of our lawn or sandy beach
Car: not necessary

Bay House is a superb waterfront property, in a truly spectacular and private setting. We consider our location and stunning views to be some of the finest in West Cork. Set in 1.7 Acres and approached by a half-mile quiet country lane, Bay House and gardens overlook Dunmanus Bay. The views reach for over twenty miles, out into the Atlantic, over the Sheeps Head and Mizen peninsula and with a backdrop of the Beara peninsula. Stone steps from the garden sea wall lead straight onto a slate/shingle beach. Many claim to be waterfront but we really are the real deal!

The Mizen peninsula's sandy beaches, including Barley Cove’s beautiful Blue Flag beach, are just a short drive away and the Sheep's Head peninsula with the Goats Path is famous for having many miles of scenic and rugged walks.

The friendly and lively village of Durrus is only 1.5 km away (within walking distance), where there is a grocery shop, pubs, lovely restaurants and a Café. There is also a post office and a general hardware store that also sells fishing equipment. The historic waterside and market town of Bantry is approximately 8 kilometres away. Here you will find many more bars, restaurants and a larger supermarket, also offers online delivery (supervalu.ie).

The Mizen peninsula's sandy beaches, including Barley Cove’s beautiful Blue Flag beach, are just a short drive away and the Sheep's Head peninsula with the Goats Path is famous for having many miles of scenic and rugged walks.

Within easy reach are: Bantry House, Mizen Head Lighthouse, Glengariff Bamboo Park, Schull Planetarium, Ewe Sculpture Garden, Waterfall Alpaca Farm in Drimoleague, Cape Clear Island, Fastnet Rock & Garnish Island.

Other activities in the area include: fishing, boat trips, kayaking, horse riding, scuba diving, cinema, whale watching, swimming & Spa, walking/hill walking, beaches, golf, Bantry Bay Golf Course is an 18-hole championship course with some stunning scenery overlooking Bantry Bay. The local golf professional, Steve Cameron, has provided discounted rates on tuition, either at Bantry Bay Golf Course or Glengariff Golf Course, when staying at Bay House!

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house in Dunmanus Bay, County Cork

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
low season - halloween
25 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
£885
for 3 nights
From
£295
£990
 
 
low season
1 Nov 2014 - 19 Dec 2014
3 night minimum stay
£885
for 3 nights
From
£295
£990
 
 
mid season - christmas
20 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
low season
3 Jan 2015 - 27 Mar 2015
3 night minimum stay
£885
for 3 nights
From
£295
£990
 
 
mid season - easter
28 Mar 2015 - 10 Apr 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
mid season
11 Apr 2015 - 3 Jul 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
high season
4 Jul 2015 - 28 Aug 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,490
for 7 nights
£1,490
 
 
low season
29 Aug 2015 - 18 Dec 2015
3 night minimum stay
£885
for 3 nights
From
£295
£990
 
 
mid season - christmas
19 Dec 2015 - 1 Jan 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150
Notes We ask for a deposit of 50% (non-refundable) to secure the reservation.

The balance of 50% (non-refundable) of the total rental amount, plus the security deposit of £150 is payable 6 weeks prior to arrival.

Wifi is free of charge.

Electricity and heating oil are not included and will be charged for at unit cost at the end of your stay - usually this can be deducted from the security deposit.

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Dunmanus Bay in County Cork

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Thermos Flask
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • All bathrooms have a bath, a shower, sink/sinks and a W.C.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
  • All beds are King Koil or of similar quality
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

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