Built by the Great Southern and Western Railway in 1893 for the Station Master at Carrigaloe our wonderful cottage is just three miles from the centre of Cobh a five minute car or train journey and 20 mins from Cork Airport by car . We are ideal for those arriving by train as we are located next to the village train station in Carrigaloe.
We offer a private spacious bedroom and bathroom. The bedroom has french doors to a private terrace with sea views.
Continental Breakfast is included
We are located three miles from central Cobh in Carrigaloe village with its own rail station making it easy for guests to access Cobh (5 mins by train:car), Fota Golf, Gardens or Wildlife Park > (5mins), Cork City 20 mins .
Off road parking is available for guests.
Wifi connection is free
Interaction with guests
We are available to help guests to make their stay as enjoyable as possible.
Reservation requests are dealt with quickly response time is normally less than one hour.
Continental breakfast is provided. Vegetarian and vegan options available. Homemade soda bread and scones are usually available as well as fruit and cereals.
Guests take breakfast in our family dining room. There is a TV in the main living area that guests are free to use. Wifi is available.
Other things to note
We are easily accessible by train from Cork city and only a twenty minute drive from Cork Airport. Amenities nearby include two Golf Courses, Fota House and Gardens, Fota Wildlife Park.
Cobh is only five minutes by car or train and has lots to offer visitors including its newest attraction Spike Island Tour via boat from Cobh.
Guests are asked to not smoke within the house.
A continental breakfast is provided daily.
There are no cooking or laundry facilities.
The accommodation is purely for booked guests .
Early or late check in possible by arrangement.
I am retired but I keep busy with my hobbies, which include patchwork and quilting and interior design.
My husband and I love to travel and we have exchanged our home many times. I became an Airbnb host in July 2017 and I am really enjoying it!