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Bothy in scenic mountain valley

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Bothy in scenic mountain valley

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
John is a Superhost
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Sparkling clean
13 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

The space

Comfortable separate private guest accommodation on 22 acre farm in a quiet mountain valley on the beautiful Beara Peninsul (Website hidden by Airbnb) Separate small house , one room with wood stove , kitchenette , gas hob ,sink ,fridge ,kettle , toaster , bathroom (with shower ). BBQ and outdoor seating . There is a Stereo and Tv monitor with DVDs and CD's
Private parking ,no internet connectio (Website hidden by Airbnb) We breed Connemara ponies and I make pottery when I have time .You are welcome to walk our land ,at the top are the mountains at the bottom is a river with a large pool lined by oak , birch and alder tree (Website hidden by Airbnb) At the end of our road is a spectacularly beautiful side valley ( the Glen ) ,it has many unusual old ruins , also archaeological sites including a pre Ogham stone ,( Pluais na Scrio (Website hidden by Airbnb)
(Website hidden by Airbnb)
(Website hidden by Airbnb) One and a half miles from the sea and Deereen gardens. Kenmare with many pubs restaurants and shops 17 miles/23 km . Castletownbere also 23 km.

Local pub restaurants, 3 miles appro (Website hidden by Airbnb)

Amenities

Essentials
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Free parking on premises
Breakfast
Kitchen

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants - Steep steps ouside back door .
No smoking
No pets
Check-in time is 2PM - 7PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Availability

168 Reviews

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Joan User Profile
Joan
September 2018
I could not recommend highly enough a stay in John and Siobhan’s beautiful Bothy.This was our second visit, and l would love to return again and again. You can expect homemade jam, flapjacks and brown bread on arrival and other thoughtful touches like fresh flower arrangements. S…
Joan User Profile
Joan
September 2017
John and Siobhans bothy was one of the most beautiful places l have ever stayed in all my travels. Set in an incredible location with breathtaking scenery. I can't say enough wonderful things about this very special place. Next time we return it will definitely be for a much long…
Ciara User Profile
Ciara
April 2017
John and Siobhan's cottage is simply amazing. We loved everything about our stay from the beautiful scenic location to the gorgeous homemade food and welcome we received. The cottage is beautifully decorated and is very clean and spacious. John and Siobhan have thought of everyth…
Robert User Profile
Robert
July 2016
I had a fantastic 7 days in the Bothy. John and Siobhán were wonderful hosts. They were helpful in every respect, even getting me a lend of bicycle helmet when I realised I had forgotten my own. The Bothy is very comfortable and has everything you could need to keep you entertain…
Moira User Profile
Moira
May 2016
The cottage is just how the pictures show it, really gorgeous! John was friendly and helpful, we really enjoyed our stay. The stove was so lovely, just what we wanted!
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Pauline
June 2015
Spent a glorious few nights at the Bothy! It's a beautifully crafted and designed space, with the comfiest of beds imaginable! John and Siobhan are lovely hosts, and the breakfast is to die for! Eggs from the resident hens ;), and Siobhan makes the most delicious Jam's. We are lu…
David User Profile
David
June 2015
Had a wonderful 3 days staying in John and Siobhan's cottage. The cottage is very cosy and tidy with homemade breads and biscuits to keep you going. It is in a great location with amazing walks into the nearby valleys and mountain. Only a short drive away there are many great w…

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County Kerry, IrelandJoined in December 2011
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John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a farmer and potter . I was born by the sea and mountains on the west coast. I have lived many places around Ireland and abroad but the place I love is the west coast of Ireland . I like the quiet life , practicing yoga ,walking in the mountains and swimming in the river …
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