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“Great place for a country side getaway”
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Clonakilty, County Cork

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Very good - based on 25 reviews
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“Great place for a country side getaway”
Reviewed 19 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Service was great! The owners were nice and helped us with anything we needed.
The property was beautifully decorated in a vintage way, we loved the decor.
It is an ideal place for a couple looking for a cottage in the country side surrounded by nature & farms that is also near the Inchodoney beach and is also close by to many pubs and the main street for shopping. Also walking distance from the Michael collins birthplace.

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Rachelpre...
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
1 review
“Perfect for a relaxing week away”
Reviewed 12 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

The perfect base for a great break in West Cork - the Blue School is open and airy with everything we needed for the week.
The area is beautiful with dramatic coastline, long sandy beaches and quieter coves, lively evenings in Clonakilty (if you want them) and friendly people.
We'd definitely go back.
Thanks!

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Management Response
14 Jun 2016
Thank you, Rachel. So glad you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to host you both.
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ballyerma...
Sydney, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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“lovely & charming little cottage”
Reviewed 14 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015

Stayed here with my girlfriend over new years. Really nice setting where the property is located.Cottage is spotlessly clean and equipped very well. The two owners were really helpful with organizing taxi into clonakilty and giving general information about the area.
We will stay here again when we are in this part of Cork

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Liked best: The owners were kind nice people
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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457jsw
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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“A perfect retreat !”
Reviewed 5 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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We absolutely loved our stay here - a peaceful and leafy setting (I rather liked hearing the odd tractor going past), a big comfortable bed with proper hotel quality bedding, helpful hosts who were on hand if needed but gave us complete privacy, and apart from the lack of a full length mirror (back of the wardrobe door perhaps?), the studio was really well-equipped. We will definitely return !

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Liked best: Peaceful setting, wonderfully comfortable bed
Liked least: lack of a full-length mirror
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Clonakilty, Ireland
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“Serene, Impeccable, and Perfect Holiday Let”
Reviewed 30 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015

My husband and I needed a restful getaway prior to moving into our new home and The Blue School was the answer to our prayers. Convenient to Clonakilty, beaches, and all the attractions of West Cork yet nestled in the countryside. The owners were charming, accommodating, and helpful. The house itself was a delight; renovated just enough without losing its character, light, spacious, and modern with a functioning kitchen and laundry facilities. We would definitely stay again and/or recommend to guests.

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Liked best: The hosts and the ambience
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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