Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Mizen Head - The Loft at Three Castle Head
Modern style apartment
The Loft at Three Castle Head is a modern attractive barn loft conversion which was created in 2011.
The apartment is set on the land of a large Organic Sheep Farm overlooking the rugged Cliffs of the Atlantic on one of Ireland's most South Westerly Peninsulas, with stunning views of Dunlough Bay and the Mizen Head.
The farm on which the apartment is located has one of the most picturesque and popular walks in this part of West Cork, with magnificent 12th Century Castles and a lake situated on the land, - a 10 minute walk from the house.
It is very popular with Bird Watchers, Whale Watchers, Photographers and Hikers. It is within walking distance to the beautiful Barleycove Beach and a 5 minute drive to the little seaside village of Crookhaven. There are many attractions in the area including The Mizen Vision Lighthouse.
The apartment offers a very comfortable living environment combining modern convenience with rural charm. It boasts a large open plan living area and oak floors. The apartment has two bedrooms, one double and the other with two singles or one double depending on guests requirements. There is a bathroom (with a large bathtub, shower and toilet) and also a separate WC.
The outside of the apartment has a private wooden deck overlooking beautifully landscaped gardens, lawns and ponds.
It is an ideal getaway and combined with The Cottage (also situated on the farm) can cater for larger groups.
Nature Lovers: Three Castle Head is very popular with Bird Watchers - many first sightings of new species to Ireland have taken place here. It is also a very good spot for Whale Watching. Some of the Wildlife here includes Birds, Foxes, Wild Sheep, Rabbits, Seals, Sharks Whales and much more. Three Castle Head is also very popular with people that like hiking, hill walking and photography - as there are an abundance of spectacular mountain and coastal views here.
Activities: There are a lot of things to do in the area including - Horse Riding, Golf, Fishing, Surfing, Canoeing, Hill Walking or just lazing on the beach ( wetsuits, fishing rods and bicycles available for guests).
There are some great Traditional Irish bars in the area., particularly Billies in Crookhaven, there are also some very good restaurants in the area - Herons Cove in Goleen, Blairs Cove and the Good Things Cafe in Durras.
Golf: There are many great Golf Courses in West Cork including the Old Head of Kinsale which is one of the best links courses in the country. There are other nearby links courses in Bantry and Glengarriff.
- children welcome
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible