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Spectacular Skellig experience from Ballinskelligs

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Spectacular Skellig experience from Ballinskelligs

7 guests3 bedrooms5 beds1.5 bathrooms
7 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
1.5 bathrooms
Entire home
You’ll have the cabin to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
94% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

3-bedroom cottage sits atop the ancient "Bolus Head",Ballinskelligs, an iconic mountain steeped in Irish history. A 10 -minute walk from the house to the top of the hillside offers an incredible view,which is the cover photo.The view from the mountain takes in the Skellig Islands and St. Finian's Bay.

Perfect for those in search of adventure, peaceful relaxation,


Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds



62 reviews
Quick responses
Stylish space
Sparkling clean
Arthur User Profile
September 2019
Beautiful trad cottage in a sublime location. Couldn’t ask for more
Sam User Profile
August 2019
A lovely cottage in a remote but gorgeous location. The view from the property was stunning and some lovely walks, if you enjoy walking. We thoroughly enjoyed our break away from it all and would recommend to anybody seeking peace and relaxation.
Tim User Profile
Response from Tim:
Thanks Sam for your kind review.
August 2019
Suzie User Profile
July 2019
In love with this cottage and it's surroundings. We got some great local tips about walks to do, beaches and pubs. We brought our dogs and had a very comfy few nights in front of the fire. One of the days we got a flat tyre and Louise the housekeeper sorted us out with a mechanic…
Anne Marie User Profile
Anne Marie
June 2019
This place was truly amazing. It was more than we expected. The house is a wash with history and character and the uniqueness of the location is a complete rarity. We did not expect to have the amazing views we had of the Atlantic Ocean and indeed of the Skellig Michael Islands…
Kasia User Profile
August 2018
The house is quite big with 2 spacious bedrooms plus a large master bedroom. Tadgh has a few spares mattresses so the place could probably fit 10 people easily. There is a well equipped kitchen. You have everything needed to cook a nice dinner. The house has a sunny living room,…
Tim User Profile
Response from Tim:
Delighted you relaxed and found the place peaceful.And again thank you for your patience in the short delay in getting back to you.
August 2018
Rory User Profile
August 2018
Cosy and homely place to stay and amazing location and views. Great experience overall.
Tim User Profile
Response from Tim:
Thanks Rory,delighted you enjoyed your stay.Also i haven,t forgot about your coat.
August 2018
Romain User Profile
August 2019
What a unique place ! We loved our stay at Tim’s place. The stunning view brings a large smile on you face, your neighbours the sheep are pretty friendly ...the way up to the house is special (special nice....spectacular even!). The house is big and has all the necessary…
Tim User Profile
Response from Tim:
Thank you for your beautiful review.Thank you very much.
August 2019

Hosted by Tim

Dublin, IrelandJoined in March 2015
Tim User Profile
73 Reviews
Hi everyone! My name is Tadgh (Don't worry, nobody outside of Ireland can pronounce it either) We hope to see you here soon, and as we say here in Ireland: sláinte! Tadhg
Interaction with guests
I won't be present during your stay but will be fully contactable by phone/text/email etc at all times should you need anything.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 5PM - 12AM (midnight)
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox
5PM - 12AM (midnight)

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events