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Watch House Cottage in Knightstown, Kerry

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sleeps 4
2 rooms
2 bathrooms

Watch House Cottage description

Holiday home
Watch House Cottage is a lovely mid-terrace cottage located in the pretty village of Knightstown on Valentia Island, County Kerry. The cottage can sleep four people in one double and one twin bedroom, and there is also a a family bathroom, and a ground floor wet room style shower room. The rest of the cottage is open plan with kitchen, dining and sitting area. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for one car and a courtyard garden to the rear with furniture. Located on the harbour, Watch House Cottage is a lovely cottage in a fabulous part of Ireland.

Area
Knightstown is the main village on Valentia Island, which lies off the coast of the Iveragh Peninsula in County Kerry. It is accessible from the mainland by ferry from Reenard Point, or via the road bridge at Portmagee. Knightstown provides restaurants, Irish pubs and local shops. It is also the departure point for boat and fishing trips. With around 650 residents Valentia Island stands out as one of the westernmost inhabited locations in Europe, and was the site of the first permanent communications link between Europe and the United States. The Island is famed for its magnificent 'Fogher' sea cliffs on the northern side of the Island, and the subtropical gardens at Glanleam House.

Region
County Kerry is a mystical and unspoilt part of Ireland, with spectacular natural beauty and a fascinating history. Facing the Atlantic Ocean, it features many sandy beaches, rocky inlets and stunning peninsulas.

Amenities
Electric central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 1 car. Courtyard garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop, pub and beach 1 min walk.

Amenities

  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed garden
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Great view
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Near beach
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • By the sea
  • Near Pub
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Reviews

Mrs Mcgunnigal
June 2019
Beautiful place
Mr Wilkinson
May 2019
Great location, lovely cottage..
Murphy
March 2019
RAW & BEAUTIFUL IS VALENCIA ISLAND, GOD MADE PLACES LIKE THIS BUT, REGRETTABLY STOP MAKING THEM.. SYKES ARE JUST OUTSTANDING IN EVERY WAY. SANDRA WAS A CREDIT TO THE COMPANY, MADE US FEEL WARM & WELCOME THE VERY MOMENT WE ARRIVED. WE WILL BE BACK NEXT YEAR HOPEFULLY IN MAY. THANKS EVERYBODY
Mr O'gorman
August 2018
Very pleased that our dog was permitted to stay.. its very important to us to be able to bring our pet on holidays. It's a pity that there are't more pet friendly accommodations available
Mr Gillott
April 2018
Wonderful position in the centre of Knightstown and a perfect base for exploring everything Valentia Island has to offer.. The cottage is very well equipped, clean and maintained.
Mrs Brown
August 2017
Beautiful cottage and location
Mrs Gordon
January 2017
We had a lovely time on Valentia island,the property was in a good location,right opposite the harbour.. If we needed anything Sandra was on hand.All in all a great holiday.
Mr Millar
October 2016
Fabulous cottage in a great location, that allowed us to tour this extremely beautiful part of Co Kerry..
Mrs Kane
October 2016
It was perfect holiday and perfect for ourselves in our late 60's and our grandaughter of 15 as well.. The landlady was extremely helpful as well. tk
kaamaz
August 2016
We stayed here in July with our Golden Retriever in July and we loved it. Cottage is right on the pier of Knightstown, and only 30 meters walk from the hotel and other amenities. The cottage has everything you require, its fantastic, it even has Wifi which I was impressed with for self catering. would highly recommend and will definitely be back!
kaamaz
August 2016
The reason I have put that we would not be booking this property again is nothing to do with the cottage but it was a very long journey and we have been.. We found that a number of businessses had closed for the season, so there was very little locally. We found the ferry to be very good and made journeys so much shorter. Unfortunately we had dreadful weather so the holiday wasn't as enjoyable as we had hoped (not the fault of Sykes). I am sure we will be booking with you again as we have a dog and you have plenty of dog friendly properties.
Ms Ni Mhaolalai
August 2016
Only one small problem.. The bins were very full when we arrived. They were not emptied for some time.
Dr Isbister
May 2016
The cottage was clean, done up well and modern. It had everything we needed to make our stay in Ireland relaxing and enjoyable. The setting was perfect - quiet yet within reach of all the amenities we needed. We are definitely considering returning again.
Mr Mc Caughan
August 2015
Liked everything, it was fantastic; the location of the cottage, facilities and things to see. We will definitely be back.
July 2015
We loved the Cottage, it was very central. We will be back!
Margaret C
July 2015
Watch House is conveniently located in Knightstown and is a good place to stay and explore Valentia Island. The house has everything you need but is a bit smaller than the pictures reflect.
Mr Sanftleben
April 2015
This house and the island are a paradise for everybody, no matter if young or old.
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