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Holywood Hill Country Cottages

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Holywood Hill (Summer 2016)
Covid-19 Regulations approved - Good to welcome visitors July2020
Original watercolour painting a present to us from one of our guests - view from Ballycultra Cottage
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Holywood Hill Country Cottages are new holiday cottages in the heart of the North Down tranquil countryside, yet only ten minutes drive from Belfast, Titanic Quarter, City Airport, Bangor, Newtownards, Dundonald and Holywood, a great location to explore Northern Ireland. The cottages, set in 8 acres of private grounds with an extensive area for secure parking, have recently achieved a 4* rating from the Northern Ireland Tourist Board and have everything you need for individuals, couples or families to enjoy a wonderful holiday. There are two cottages available, so if it appears that there is a booking on the dates you are interested in, please send me an enquiry message and I will check if the other cottage is available for your stay. Please email me directly or send a message to ...Holywood Hill Country Cottages are new holiday cottages in the heart of the North Down tranquil countryside, yet only ten minutes drive from Belfast, Titanic Quarter, City Airport, Bangor, Newtownards, Dundonald and Holywood, a great location to explore Northern Ireland. The cottages, set in 8 acres of private grounds with an extensive area for secure parking, have recently achieved a 4* rating from the Northern Ireland Tourist Board and have everything you need for individuals, couples or families to enjoy a wonderful holiday. There are two cottages available, so if it appears that there is a booking on the dates you are interested in, please send me an enquiry message and I will check if the other cottage is available for your stay. Please email me directly or send a message to check if there are any discounts available for the dates of your stay. Ballydavey cottage, on the ground floor has two large bedrooms and sleeps 4. Ballycultra Cottage, on the first floor, also has two large bedrooms and sleeps 3 - this cottage has the attraction of a beautiful balcony to relax and enjoy the uninterrupted views over Belfast Lough. Both cottages are fitted out to a very high standard with electric central heating and solar panels, and come complete with free WIFI, dishwasher, microwave, fridge, cooker with glass hob, large television, DVD player, bed linen, towels and a welcome pack. There is also a fully equipped laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer and ironing facilities. A large outdoor grass area, BBQ facilities and Ballymenach forest walks across the road will ensure you experience the relaxation of countryside living. We warmly welcome families, walkers, cyclists and golfers, as the beautiful Ulster Way and many golf courses, including the famous Rory McIlroy's local club, are only a few minutes drive away. Visitors are always impressed with the variety of unique shops, restaurants, wine bars and cafes' in Holywood as it is an excellent location for exploring Belfast, North Down and beyond.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Wendy H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

This was our second time back to Holywood Hills and it won't be our last : the cottage is very well equiped, it is a stone's throw from Belfast and Newtownards and the views over Belfast Lough are beautiful.Great for nature lovers who want a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Holywood H, VR Owner at Holywood Hill Country Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks for a lovely review. It was lovely to see you and the family enjoying the fresh country air once again. Glad we could help with the early delivery of provisions before your arrival at the cottage. Thanks again for choosing to stay with us...More

Reviewed 1 March 2018

The location gave the best of both easy access to Holywood and peaceful spot with fantastic views. The cottage was comfortable, clean and well equipped. We’ll visit again.

Date of stay: February 2018
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Holywood H, VR Owner at Holywood Hill Country Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay at Holywood Hill. Glad you enjoyed the peace and the quiet and the views of Belfast Lough. Love to welcome you back again. Kind regards. Wendy

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

My family booked one of the upper cottages for 2 weeks last July. I was a bit concerned that the sloped roof would make the cottage feel cramped and small (the lower cottage was booked) but it was modern and spacious with no issues at...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Holywood H, VR Owner at Holywood Hill Country Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Well what can I say to your lovely words "the most well appointed rental that we have ever had." "absolutely nothing lacking from the bedding to the utensils to the badminton rackets. It literally felt like home with nothing missing." Really, really appreciate you taking...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous as ever. Have stayed here multiple times with my husband and two children. This time it was for 2 weeks! Place spotless as ever on arrival and Wendy was there to welcome us. Great welcome basket with treats for the kids. Wouldn’t stay anywhere...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Holywood H, VR Owner at Holywood Hill Country Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Hi Gemma. Thanks a million for taking the time to review your recent stay at Holywood Hill .... it's taken me a while to respond to your review and you've been back again and again since. Always lovely to welcome you and your family and...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Date of stay: September 2017
Holywood H, VR Owner at Holywood Hill Country Cottages, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Northern Ireland is a country of beauty and variety; and no part of it combines so much of each in so neat and compact an area as the heart of Down. The world knows that the Mountains of Mourne sweep down to the sea - at Newcastle. The sea itself invades the land, forming the great bird sanctuary and yachting paradise of Strangford Lough. St Patrick sailed into the lough in A.D. 432 and eventually died - at Downpatrick. The Ards Peninsula with it's rolling drumlins and protected coves forms a shelter for the waters of Strangford Lough. Patrick Bronte, whose three daughters became great novelists, inspired them by tales of his youth in the Bann Valley. The quiet river valley from Banbridge to Rathfriland is nowadays called The Bronte Country. Here is a concentration of delights for w...
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