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Beautifully restored two bed house in centre of Kinsale with garden

Bedrooms 2
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Beautiful house with sun drenched garden in the heart of Kinsale

Beautiful house in the heart of Kinsale within walking distance of Kinsale's famous pubs, restaurants and shops. The house has been decorated to a very high standard by its interior designer owner. The living room is very comfortably furnished and has a wood burning stove. The kitchen is finished to a very high standard and has all modern conveniences.Throughout the ground floor of the house there is a limed oak wooden floor. There is a dining table for entertaining which seats up to eight people. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms with windows back and front. The bathroom has a beautiful limestone finish. The electric shower provides instant hot water. The garden to the rear is a real sun-trap till late evening and is furnished with a barbecue and seating for up to six people.

Trisha Younge
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
2 October, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Sleveen in Kinsale

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Tiled Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Electric Shower (instant). Electric Wall Heater.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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(12 traveller reviews)

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Beautifully restored two bed house in centre of Kinsale with garden
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Incredible owner and perfect location makes this home a perfect vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Trisha for your outstanding service and beautiful home right in the center of Kinsale.

I rarely write reviews but I must let you know that you will not be disappointed with this property and outstanding customer service. I spent a week with a friend over St. Patrick's Day 2017. I have been to Kinsale 3 times and rented from others which were nice. I am so happy that we found this home and plan on coming back soon. The location is right in the heart of town and it still seems like a quaint private and quiet location. Yes Kinsale has Ireland's best food and the world's greatest people. Trisha is no exception. Everything felt like home and the service was outstanding.

I left plenty of coal for the BBQ as well as kindling to start a beautiful fire at night. This was by far my best visit to Kinsale. I hope that you enjoy the best vacation ever in the heart of Kinsale.


Kevin F.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A lovely house, tastefully restored.

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased to spend a week in this spotless, comfortable house. It's short walk to excellent restaurants, good shops and historic buildings; a short drive to some of the most beautiful spots on Ireland's south coast. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its so great to get such positive feed back from guests who stay in Higher O'Connell Street, we are very proud of our house and love when other people get to enjoy it. Kinsale is a great town with some of the best restaurants in Ireland, everyone makes a huge effort to keep it that way! Trisha
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What a find!

  • 5 of 5

I chose this cottage because I was really impressed with the photos and the positive reviews, I have to say I was not disappointed! The house is Soooo fabulous, the interior is stunning and the patio area a real sun trap. We had our 16 month old daughter with us and it was great as we didn't need to bring a high chair or travel cot. The location is great too as it's so quick to get to the shops, cafe's and restaurants. We had a wonderful holiday and thoroughly recommend staying in this little gem.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing property, Fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

We were searching for a small home in or near Kinsale. What a find!

Lovely, refurbished 2 bedroom with one bath, in the heart of Kinsale. Beautifully decorated, with a professional designer's flair. Fresh flowers and plenty of fuel for the fire on arrival.

Walk to everything, yet in a peaceful, quiet location. Master has a queen, 2nd bedroom has a queen and twin. (Livingroom couch is also a comfortable sleeping alternative.) Car park in the back, good wifi. Delightful owner.

When you rent it, please take good care of the place, as we can't wait to return.


  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great house and location-family friendly

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this 2-bed home at the start of August. A family with 3 young boys, we were able to have meals together in the back garden and the large open plan living/dining space as well as easily enjoy our very first visit to Kinsale. The kitchen, which is all modern like the rest of the house, has folding doors that open it up to the patio garden - perfect for summer visits but even when it rained were terrific to be able to open up the house. The pictures on the website are not an exaggeration, this is a cleanly designed and presented house with TV/sofa perfect for the end of a busy day and early morning kids' entertainment while preparing for our next day out. Bedrooms and bathroom have great furniture and natural light, all well presented when we arrived.

The house is two minutes walk from a terrific local pub and shops and five minutes from the town centre and marina so evening walks were easy - and we were able to go out for forgotten pints of milk or just explore without hassle. We had a large 7-seater car too that we either parked just outside the front door or in the parking area at the rear of the property. Both were no problem so we could use the house as a base to explore the beaches south of Kinsale or head into Cork, Cobh and other local places.

The house owner was also in contact with us by mobile phone with tips for where to go and where to eat out, and with answers to any questions. Very helpful. We very much recommend this rental if you want to be central for access to a great place like Kinsale or to venture to the rest of the south coast/West Cork area.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and that the house suited your needs, I hope you will get a chance to stay again! Trisha
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Gorgeous house

  • 5 of 5

I rented this house for a weekend away with the girls. The house was so inviting and cosy that we didn't want to leave. The location is excellent and the house has all the facilities you could ask for in a rental property. I would highly recommend staying here as the unique and quirky characteristics of this cottage offer much more than a holiday home.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 14, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
18 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Tap Tavern
Nearest Ferry
26 Kilometres
Cork and Passage West
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Kinsale Golf and Old Head
Nearest Train
26 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
26 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Kinsale is renowned for its bars and restaurants, most located within a few minutes walk of the house. There is beautiful scenery surrounding Kinsale and several magnificent beaches close to the town. There is an abundance of activities in the area including sailing, surfing, fishing, walking, horse-riding, golf, etc.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Sleveen, County Cork

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Autumn 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

All payments to be made by bank transfer. 50% deposit (non-refundable) on booking. Balance to be paid eight weeks prior to arrival. Any cancellation within eight weeks of arrival will result in no refund. A refundable security deposit of 250 Euros to be paid with final balance for breakages, damage to property, etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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