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Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
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. Bearnagh Cottage has a stunning spacious live in kitchen/sun room with granite fireplace and wood burning stove. Outside, a massive picnic table is perfect for groups eating outdoors while enjoying the sound of the stream babbling past. A car port is provided. Three bedroo...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. Bearnagh Cottage has a stunning spacious live in kitchen/sun room with granite fireplace and wood burning stove. Outside, a massive picnic table is perfect for groups eating outdoors while enjoying the sound of the stream babbling past. A car port is provided. Three bedrooms sleeping up to seven guests: • Bedroom one – sleeps two, king size bed with en suite bathroom, TV. • Bedroom two – sleeps three, double bed and a single bed, TV. • Bedroom three – sleeps two, bunk beds. Luxury bathroom with separate shower and bath. Happy Vale is a showcase for environmentally friendly systems: ground source heat pump linked to under floor heating, wood burning stove, solar hot water, solar PV electricity, grey water system from our mountain spring for flushing toilets, external sockets for charging electric vehicles. All these features allow you to enjoy four star luxury while minimising your impact on the environment. Guests can enjoy the sound of the stream running past or can relax on one of the 4 leather sofas about the log burning stove. With under floor heating throughout (even in the bike store/drying room) guests can look forward to a warm cosy base at any time of year. Situated just a few miles from Tollymore and Castlewellan forest parks this provides an ideal holiday base. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Ball games are not allowed beside the cottages but guests are welcome to use the field above the cottages provided children are suitably supervised. No guests between 10.30pm and 9am without specific permission. The Landlord has the right to immediate evict any guests who wilfully persist in breaking the rental rules/regulations
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Gerry K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first stay in Bearnagh cottage, having stayed in Meelbeg for a few nights in 2015. This was a longer break so we definitely wanted Bearnagh for this having been impressed (from a distance) on our previous visit. It didn't disappoint. The cottage...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank DSMayner
Reviewed 31 July 2020

I stayed at Bearnagh Cottage with my three children and elderly mother, and our stay really couldn't have been any more perfect. The owner / host - Gerry, was so very welcoming and friendly, and was able to accommodate any questions or queries we had....More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Inspire53579963644
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou for your kind comments. It was a real pleasure to have you staying and you are very welcome to return. I might have the firepit area ready for your next visit.

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Reviewed 4 June 2019

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

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 April 2019 via mobile

Date of stay: April 2019
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2019

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Reviewed 24 April 2019

Location was excellent, a quiet setting right in the heart of the Mourne Mountains with good access to the mountains, the local forest parks and the sea. Fantastic accommodation, good sized bedrooms and very large dining and Living space. We had friends/family come round for...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank StuartandBrenda
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2019

Thanks for your kind comments. Great to see the cottage being used for these family gatherings. You will be very welcome to return. Gerry

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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