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Kinsale, 2 Bed holiday apartment, stunning harbour views

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 635 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Kinsale, Ardbrack Heights, waterfront, large balcony 2 double bedrooms

This wonderfully sunny holiday apartment is located in Kinsale's prestigious Ardbrack Heights in the village of Scilly, a ten-minute walk outside the town of Kinsale. The huge floor to ceiling, wall-to-wall windows allow amazing sea views from the master bedroom (breakfast in bed with a sea view!) and the entire sitting room/dining area. Outside, the sheltered balcony, which runs the entire width of the accommodation, is perfect for a relaxing drink whilst watching the sunset or the busy harbour activity.

The two bedrooms sleep four comfortably and the newly refurbished modern kitchen is fully fitted and ideal for a self catering holiday.

The only sounds you can hear from this property are on the water or the bird song, yet a short ten-minute stroll brings you into Kinsale centre. Kinsale is a popular holiday resort for Irish and foreign tourists which is known for its many gourmet restaurants and excellent leisure activities including yachting, sea angling, and golf.

Kinsale - sedate: Not only does this town lay claim to being the oldest town in Ireland, but it is also renowned internationally for the number and quality of restaurants in the town. It is hailed as the gourmet capital of Ireland, with no shortage of pubs and restaurants to suit every taste. However relaxed or active you wish to be on your holiday Kinsale allows you to take things at your own pace.

Kinsale - Active: Sailing, Harbour Trips, Fishing and whale watching, Golf, Horse Riding, Shooting, Archery, Paintball, Windsurfing and water sports - Walking and Historical Visits - Museums and Forts Leisure - Pottery Workshops - Readings - Taxi and bus tours.

Kinsale History: The Battle of Kinsale, fought in 1601 between a combined Spanish, an Irish force and English armies, was a turning point in Irish history. The harbour is guarded by two very fine star-shaped fortresses built in the 17th century: Charles Fort is well worth a visit (guided tours). See also the old Courthouse, now a museum; St Multose Church, built in the 13th century and still in use, and 'French Prison', the 16th century Desmond Castle. There is a signposted tourist trail to this fascinating town with a guide booklet. Take a trip too to the Old Head of Kinsale for magnificent cliff scenery. It was off here that the Lusitania was sunk in 1915 with a loss of over 1,500 lives.

More Details

Owner
Minnie Lucey
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 June, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Waters-Land South in Kinsale

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 635 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Power shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The large and airy master bedroom has a combined TV/DVD and magnificent sea views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A complimentary welcome pack of basic groceries will be waiting for your arrival!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Kinsale, 2 Bed holiday apartment, stunning harbour views
average rating of 4.851852 based on 27 reviews
Winterthur, Switzerland
5

Fantastic view

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay, very happy to have found this beautiful apartment with its stunning view. The apartment is very nice, clean and spacious, nice furnished, has everything and its very quite. We did not cook, nor wash, as its a short walk into town, (ca 15 min) either on the road or just in front of the apartments are the steps that lead into the Scilly walk that brings you either into town to many very good restaurants or to Charles Fort and from there going further is a small path, passing a boat yard, through woods, fern, beautiful landscape till the end and you have in front of you the open sea. We loved our stay and would return to the apartment and to Kinsale. The town is very colorful, the people are very nice and friendly, many restaurants and pubs to chose from, very very good food and a very good service. Also there is every hour a Bus into Cork.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect spot for a relaxing break

  • 5 of 5

I've been before and will be back. A very comfortable apartment with stunning views .

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Greenwich, NJ
5

Splendid apartment

  • 5 of 5

This apartment has a splendid view of the Kinsale Harbor as well as out the river to the Atlantic. The walk to 'downtown' Kinsale is an easy 10-15 minutes with charming houses and views the entire way. Kinsale is worth a visit for the restaurants and history. The apartment was neat as a pin and spacious. My only tiny complaint would be a little better kitchen equipment (a cheese grater and some bowls for mixing), but we got by without. We will certainly return.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted to hear you enjoyed Kinsale and I'm always grateful for the tips on how to improve the apartment. We offer a 10% discount to returning guests. Thank you for your business and the lovely review.
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Marblehead, MA, USA
4

Brilliant!

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful flat and an easy walk to town. We really enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Loved the apartment! Especially the views!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time in Kinsale. The apartment was a great place to stay and had everything we needed. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Really Good Kinsale Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Apartment 2A is a very well maintained two bedroom apartment overlooking Kinsale harbour. The location is wonderful, and the apartments' fully glassed living and main bedroom afford superb views.

The apartment is very well equipped, and comfortable.

We will definitely use this again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
21 Kilometres
Cork
Nearest Ferry
27 Kilometres
Ringaskiddy, Cork
Nearest Train
29 Kilometres
Cork City
Nearest Beach
3.8 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Amazing waterfront location in Ardbrack Heights, Scilly, Kinsale. Kinsale is a popular holiday resort, which is known for its many gourmet restaurants and excellent leisure activities including yachting, sea angling, and golf. The town is also rich in culture with its art galleries and first class school of English

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Waters-Land South, County Cork

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Off peak
8 Sep 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£366
for 3 nights
From
£122
 
 
Nightly Rate
26 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£488
for 4 nights
From
£122
 
 
Nightly Rate
2 Jan 2018 - 7 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£421
for 4 nights
From
£105
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£488
for 4 nights
From
£122
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £168.44

A refundable security deposit of 200 Euro is extra to the rental cost.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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