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Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
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Happy Vale, located in the heart of the Mourne Mountains, has two luxury cottages Bearnagh and Meelbeg separated by a courtyard. A walking equipment/bike store/heated drying room is provided. The cottages have been designed to suit families, walking groups, mountain bikers and other outdoor enthusiasts who want a warm cosy base with mountain walking from the door. Situated on a hill farm close to Happy Valley in the Mourne Mountains. Happy Vale with a mountain stream running past is a smaller version of Happy Valley. Meelbeg cottage is ideally suited to a small family or group of walkers/mountain bikers. A well equipped live in kitchen has a sofa that easily converts to a double bed. Outside, a picnic table is perfect for groups eating outdoors while enjoying views of the mountains abov...Happy Vale, located in the heart of the Mourne Mountains, has two luxury cottages Bearnagh and Meelbeg separated by a courtyard. A walking equipment/bike store/heated drying room is provided. The cottages have been designed to suit families, walking groups, mountain bikers and other outdoor enthusiasts who want a warm cosy base with mountain walking from the door. Situated on a hill farm close to Happy Valley in the Mourne Mountains. Happy Vale with a mountain stream running past is a smaller version of Happy Valley. Meelbeg cottage is ideally suited to a small family or group of walkers/mountain bikers. A well equipped live in kitchen has a sofa that easily converts to a double bed. Outside, a picnic table is perfect for groups eating outdoors while enjoying views of the mountains above and the farmland below the cottage. Ample parking space is provided. The cottage is Northern Ireland Tourist Board approved but not star rated. One bedroom, sleeps 2 in bunk beds Luxury bathroom with walk in shower and facilities for wheelchair users. Happy Vale is a showcase for environmentally friendly systems: ground source heat pump linked to under floor heating, solar hot water, solar PV electricity, grey water system from our mountain spring for flushing toilets, external sockets for charging electric vehicles. More
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Gerry K
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
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Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

Date of stay: July 2019
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2019

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Reviewed 17 June 2019

Had a fabulous week in Meelbeg Cottage with my husband and daughter. The accommodation is spotless and really comfortable. In a stunning location the cottage is just 15 minutes from County Down Golf Club and Newcastle with all the amenities you may need. The drying...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2019

Thanks for your response and well done in the golf competition. Hope to see you again. Gerry

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Fantastic location; beautiful scenery and close to all attractions. Garry is the most helpful and kind landlord I ever met. Cottage was cosy, modern and fully equipped but also eco-friendly. We will definitely be back!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Eva R
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thanks Eva for your kind comments, your will all be very welcome to return

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2018
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

The cottage is situated in a secluded area surrounded by beautiful scenery and rolling hills all around. Gerry is an exceptionally gracious and helpful host. The little cottage we stayed in had a fold down bed/lounge in the kitchen dining area and it was surprisingly...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hope to see you back again. It was very interesting to hear about previous generations in the area

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Parking
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
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Would you recommend this holiday rental to a family with kids?YesNoUnsure
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