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Beautifully Appointed and Restored 5 Bedroom Traditional Farmhouse

Bedrooms 5
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps 8. 5 bedroom farmhouse in Kilkern

Beautiful farmhouse, modernised yet retaining traditional character, just a few minutes drive from sandy beaches. Kilkern is the perfect base for a family holiday in idyllic West Cork, one of the most beautiful regions of Ireland. Great fishing, golfing, walking, surfing. This farmhouse has been in the owners family for more than one hundred years and has been thoughtfully updated to form the perfect family holiday home.

Situated in grounds of more than an acre incorporating ancient ruined outbuildings, a viewpoint offering stunning sea views, lawned areas and a large decked area(enclosed for child safety), Kilkern is the sort of place you may not wish to leave. But if you have the desire to explore there are sandy beaches just a few minutes drive away, the picturesque award winning village of Rathbarry a mile away, the vibrant Clonakilty(home to much music and excellent restaurants) 5 miles away, and woodland and lakeside walks practically on the doorstep.

Kilkern is as ideal for family holidays as it is for friends and couples to get away for a relaxing break.

Make this country house your home base for a week's fishing, be it sea, lake or river (Argideen, Ilen, Bandon).

Or perhaps golfing is more your thing : try the Lisselan Estate, Dunmore Golf Club, Skibereen Golf Club, Bandon Golf Club, Old Head of Kinsale Golf Club or Farrangalway Golf Courses, to name but the nearest courses.

More Details

Paul Fallon
Member since: 2014
Speaks French
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
9 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Clonakilty in County Cork

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible


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(2 traveller reviews)

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Beautifully Appointed and Restored 5 Bedroom Traditional Farmhouse
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews

Idyllic and comfortable

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here. There was four adults and four children and never felt that there wasn't adequate room. Our children range in age from 18months to 8yrs and it was safe and child friendly. The bathrooms are very modern and clean. Would have no problem recommending the property.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Briege, It's always satisfying to hear that guests have enjoyed their stay. Thank you for the nice words and for looking after the house for the week. You'll be very welcome in the future if you are ever visiting West Cork. Best Wishes, Paul.
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wonderful location, comfortable spacious property

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 8 spanning 3 generations. The layout of the rooms was ideal as there was a lot of living space for is all to be together. Equally we had room for privacy.

The kitchen was excellent, well equipped. We loved the three high quality bathrooms.

The location is beautiful. It was our first visit to Ireland, we will definitely be returning!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ingrid and family. Many thanks for the nice review. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Kilkern. It's a lovely house which has been in our family for generations, and it's great to see it being enjoyed by new guests, particularly if they've never visited the area before. Best Wishes and we hope you'll return one day. Paul
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Clonakilty, Ireland

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
30 Jun 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £132.7

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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