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Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage

Meelbeg Cottage
Certificate of Excellence
16 reviews
Meelbeg Cottage
Kitchen in Meelbeg Cottage
Walk in shower in Meelbeg
Bunk beds in Meelbeg bedroom
Bike Shed/drying room in Meelmore Cottage
Meelbeg cottage is to the left of the larger Bearnagh Cottage
Mourne Mountains - Silent Valley
Sofa in Meelbeg Cottage
Sofa converts easily to a double bed
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Newcastle, County Down, Northern Ireland
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 parkin...
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Listing #HL5644566
About the Owner
Gerry K
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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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

Thank mccphoto
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

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Stayed for 2 nights with my wife and 9 year old daughter. Gerry was very helpful before the visit getting in touch with info about the venue etc. Gerry also welcomed us on arrival and showed us around the cottage. Although small the cottage was...More

Thank Colin B
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Meelbeg is described as a small cottage with a sofa bed that converts into a double bed. The new sofa bed is slightly larger than a normal double mattress. Bearnagh Cottage on the same site clearly states it has space and luxury but at a...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Beautiful surroundings in the peaceful area of the Morn Mountain, Great base for all the great mountain biking. Great walk in local area. Fantastic accommodation very worm cottage. Loved the drying room with underfloor heating. Good information available in the cottage. The owner was very...More

Thank Mhairi R
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Meelbeg Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

You made great use of the drying room/bike shed and did well to get about the local mountain biking areas. Hope to see you here again, Gerry

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
Ball games are not allowed beside the cottages but guests are welcome to use the field above the cottages for ball games provided children are suitably supervised.
    1 Full bath
    1 Sofa
    1 Bunk
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
GBP 55
GBP 60
GBP 240
GBP 600
27 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
Summer 2018
2 nights
GBP 60
GBP 280
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: AU$175 / stay - Deposit
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