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Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage

28 reviews
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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
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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. 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
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Patio
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1 - 5 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 3 October 2018

First rate facilities set in stunning surroundings and really well cared for. We wuold happily return in the future.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Philip J
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks Philip. You will be very welcome to return. Gerry

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We came to Ireland to visit family and get a much needed break. Happy Vale was perfect in every respect. Fantastic central location meant we were a short drive from local amenities and only slightly longer to places like Belfast/Dublin. The house itself was really...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Barney S
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thanks for your kind feedback. You will be very welcome to return. Gerry

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Idyllically located, with far reaching views across the picturesque Northern slopes of the Mournes. Our host Gerry, has clearly thought of everything to make one immediately feel at home, and after long days exploring the endless attractions of County Down, it was great to to...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Colum O
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

On and on, over the hill and the craic is good. Wouldn't it be great if it was like this all the time. VM

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: May 2018
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This was our second stay atHappy Vale, and I just wanted to say how amazing it is yet again. The cottage is big and clean and has all the amenities you need, including a washing machine and drying room which is essential when on holiday...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank zarawhitey
Gerry K, VR Owner at Happy Vale - Bearnagh Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

I agree - the Mournes are great. You will be very welcome again next yer. Gerry

About the Owner
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Listed Since:November 2014
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