Dating back over 300 years, Thatcher's Rest Cottage is one of six exclusive thatched holiday cottages nestled on Bettystown's beach front. Enter into this secluded dreamy thatched hamlet with large organic flower gardens and be greeted at your holiday cottage with a warm Irish welcome and hot, home-made scones and jam.
This luxurious 5 Star self-catering cottage offers the perfect base to come and explore the mysterious and ancient beauty of The Boyne Valley, Ireland's Heritage Capital and gateway to Ireland's Ancient East. Situated just 25 minutes north of Dublin Airport, with the vibrant beat of Dublin's heart a mere 45 minutes away and a host of local attractions, culture and family activities all within easy reach. All of this makes Thatcher's Rest Cottage superbly located for a dream Irish getaway.
The Cottages Ireland have a great team whose aim it is to make your holiday a special one, just let them know what they can do for you and they will do their utmost to help. Welcoming visitors since 1908 they have a handle on contented guests. To quote a recent travel writer who visited... 'In a completely selfish moment I thought ... 'don't write about this one, keep it as a secret hideaway'... but a place so beautiful is meant to be shared and enjoyed.'
The cottage at a glance:
This picture postcard cottage offers luxury 5 Star self-catering accommodation in the most peaceful and tranquil of settings. Along with stunning sea views from the big bay window seat, this bright and spacious cottage features a large open-plan lounge with vaulted oak beams, solid oak floor and a feature stone fireplace. The fully fitted farmhouse kitchen has everything you could need to make it a home from home.
Thatcher's Rest Cottage can accommodate up to 6 guests over three bedrooms, 2 doubles and 1 twin bedroom with two single beds. It offers two luxurious full sized bathrooms with walk in power showers, separate double ended baths, under floor heating, heated towel rails and fitted hair dryers. Bathrobes, slippers and toiletries are also provided for guests. As well as benefiting from the shared gardens including BBQ, seating area and a wonderful play area for children including a playhouse, tree house and swings, Thatcher's Rest Cottage also has its own barbeque facing out to sea whilst the master suite and twin bedrooms share a sunny west facing patio.
Listed amongst the "50 Coolest Cottages in Britain and Ireland" by The Sunday Times Travel Magazine.
Listed within the "Top 10 Romantic Breaks in The Irish Times.
The Boyne Valley featured in the "Top 20 World History Destinations" by the BBC & The Lonely Planet.