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Gwendolines Retreat

14 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
7 nights minimum
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N I T B 4* rated ...Delightful family self catering bungalow. In tranquil rural settings with breathtaking views across the countryside. Located only four miles from the famous Bushmills distillery where you can take a steam train to the Giants Causeway. Within a short drive are the stunning beaches of Whitepark Bay, Portrush and Ballycastle. Golf courses at Portballintrae only 2 miles away and the Famous Portrush Golf course being 7 miles. You could also take a ferry accross to Raithlin Island great for bird watchers. Or walk the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge! Wonderful restaurants and bars in the surrounding areas many serving local produce. The cottage is set in beautiful gardens offering spacious living accommodation with bed linen, towels, oil and electric supplied. Enjoy sightsee...N I T B 4* rated ...Delightful family self catering bungalow. In tranquil rural settings with breathtaking views across the countryside. Located only four miles from the famous Bushmills distillery where you can take a steam train to the Giants Causeway. Within a short drive are the stunning beaches of Whitepark Bay, Portrush and Ballycastle. Golf courses at Portballintrae only 2 miles away and the Famous Portrush Golf course being 7 miles. You could also take a ferry accross to Raithlin Island great for bird watchers. Or walk the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge! Wonderful restaurants and bars in the surrounding areas many serving local produce. The cottage is set in beautiful gardens offering spacious living accommodation with bed linen, towels, oil and electric supplied. Enjoy sightseeing along the North Coast, fish in local rivers, lakes or at sea. Or just relax in the garden or conservatory. A peaceful retreat!More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Dryer
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Hairdryer
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Fireplace
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Very pretty garden which is safe for children. Out door loungers available. Off road parking. Quiet rural setting, with wonderful views overlooking the countryside. NO PETS ALLOWED
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1 - 5 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 22 August 2018

We stayed for a week in this beautiful, well-equipped cottage surrounded by beautiful countryside. Despite the hot and dry summer, we visited the causeway coast and the numerous tourist attractions as: the giants causeway, white park bay, carrick-a-rede, Rathlin Island and the Glens of Antrim....More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Explorer801736
Management response:Responded 25 August 2018

Dear Manfred Thank you so much for leaving this lovely review. I’m so glad that you had a wonderful time visiting the beautiful North Coast and that your stay in the cottage was so enjoyable .... Gwen

Reviewed 5 August 2018

Wonderful place to stay. Very peaceful and tranquil and contains everything you need, such as towels etc. Wonderfully comfortable beds - slept better than we ever have! Didn't want to go home.

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Brian W
Management response:Responded 6 August 2018

Thank you so much Brian for your lovely review. I’m so glad you enjoyed your time at Gwendolines Retreat. We would love to have you stay again ... 😊 Gwen

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

A group of friends and I stayed in this beautiful and homely cottage in early November. The location is amazing, with Bushmill's just a short drive away and surrounded by all the sites we wanted to see during our visit. The cottage is warm, cosy...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Georgina W
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: September 2017
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The children loved the house, the sunroom was especially lovely, very clean and lots of space and yet cosy, and the views were fabulous, so handy location wise to Ballycastle and the Dark hedges and close to some lovely beaches. Definitely a home from home...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Laura M
Management response:Responded 24 September 2017

Thank you Laura for your lovely review . Glad you felt at home in our cottage.. look forward to having you visit again . Regards Gwen

About the Owner
Gwen C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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About the neighbourhood
Bushmills is a village on the north coast of County Antrim. The village owes its name to the River Bush and a large watermill built in the early 17th Century. The diamond area is typical of many old traditional Ulster towns and villages where the corners are gathering places for the exchange of news and banter and still happens today. The best known attraction is the Old Bushmills distillery which was founded in 1608. The distillery gives guided tours which is well worth a visit. From bushmills you can take a steam train to the famous Giants causeway. This is an area of about 40,000 interlocking bassalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. The causeway is today owned and managed by the National Trust. Bushmills has many good restaurants and pubs serving good local produc...
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Flights from Luton To Belfast Flights from Gatwick to Belfast Flights from Standstead to Belfast Flights from Heathrow to Belfast Airlines include ...Easy jet , BMI....Ryan Air....Aerlingus Also Ferries from Stranraer..........near Liverpool too
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