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Bringing Friends together - Old Essmore Cottage -Carlingford Lough

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Old Essmore Cottage - Carlingford lough
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
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Old Essmore Cottage - Ballinteskin, Carlingford lough: your private getaway A peaceful and picturesque holiday home set on the shores of Carlingford Lough and overlooking the Mountains of Mourne, just situated between the beautiful medieval village of Carlingford and Omeath.. The villages are part of the Cooley Peninsula and set in the smallest county in Ireland, County Louth. With just little over an hours drive to Dublin or Belfast. Old Essmore Cottage makes this the perfect location for relaxation & discovery. Sleeping up to seven persons, our three bedroom country self catering accommodation is located along the coastal road, only a five minute drive from the beautiful village of Carlingford and only two minutes to Omeath. Old Essmore Cottage offers all you need in a self cater...Old Essmore Cottage - Ballinteskin, Carlingford lough: your private getaway A peaceful and picturesque holiday home set on the shores of Carlingford Lough and overlooking the Mountains of Mourne, just situated between the beautiful medieval village of Carlingford and Omeath.. The villages are part of the Cooley Peninsula and set in the smallest county in Ireland, County Louth. With just little over an hours drive to Dublin or Belfast. Old Essmore Cottage makes this the perfect location for relaxation & discovery. Sleeping up to seven persons, our three bedroom country self catering accommodation is located along the coastal road, only a five minute drive from the beautiful village of Carlingford and only two minutes to Omeath. Old Essmore Cottage offers all you need in a self catering accommodation with spacious rooms overlooking Carlingford lough and plenty of modern amenities to enhance your stay. We believe our cottage can offer you what you expect in luxury Holiday Homes in Ireland and is perfect for that family holiday, a special party occasion or Weekend Break. Capacity up to 7 guestsMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
gerard m
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
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Reviewed 10 August 2019

Welcomed by the owner Gerard who showed us around and explained everything we needed. Lovely touch were the cakes and scones with butter, jam & cream! Very nice cottage with everything you could need, cosy & homely. Lovely to sit in the conservatory looking out...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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gerard-belfast, VR Owner at Bringing Friends together - Old Essmore Cottage -Carlingford Lough, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2019

Thank you for your kind words, it is really much appreciated.

Reviewed 29 December 2018

We arrived two days before Christmas to find wine, champagne awaiting us. The cottage was decorated with beautiful decorations and some rather gorgeous candles making the cottage seem very atmospheric. Our host Gerard was simply wonderful. The cottage was next to the lough . We...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

My friends Trevor Trudy and myself had a fabulous stay in old essmore cottage. On arrival we were met by the owner Gerard,who gave us the warmest welcome,Gerard gave us a tour of the cottage, which was beautiful,and also had the table set for afternoon...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Freedom738755
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

What can I say. A home from home. Fantastic location. Cozy intimate and atmospheric accommodation. Great walk way into carlingford. Just the idea location and accommodation for a totally relaxing girly weekend with friends. Sooo much work has gone into maintaining the character of the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

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Date of stay: August 2017
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Old Essmore cottage is the perfect vacation rental. Its location is convenient to many attractions and the view across the street never gets old. The owner, Gerald, made us feel like old friends. He was on site when we arrived after a very long journey...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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gerard-belfast, VR Owner at Bringing Friends together - Old Essmore Cottage -Carlingford Lough, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words and I look forward to seeing you back soon.

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

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Date of stay: March 2017
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Gerard & Maureens holiday home in Omeath from 27th-29th January 17, what an amazing home and brilliant location, 5 minute drive from Carlingford with so much to do. The house was spotless clean and so cozy just like a home from home. We...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Caoimhe D
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Just back from a lovely long weekend stay in Old Essmore Cottage and I had to write a review as a thank you to Gerard and Maureen for allowing me to experience their stunning holiday home. First of all, the cottage is in the perfect...More

Date of stay: October 2016
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Ocean Views
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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
ACTIVIITIES & OUT AND ABOUT We're convinced you'll love it here at Old Essmore Cottage. But see for yourself what lies in store. Carlingford, less than 5 minutes drive with its wide range of bars and restaurants is full of medieval history and charm ?Be sure to take advantage of our outdoor activities, including: Hiking - Many trails from 'The Omeath Loop' 5kms,to the' Tain Way' 15kms Sailing - Carlingford Yacht Club Fishing - Of the beach at Greenore - fresh water fishing Newry Canal Sea Angling - www.ukcharterboats.co.uk Golfing - Greenore Golf Club - Warrenpoint Golf Club Mountain biking Arts And Crafts - Landscapes of outstanding beauty Wind Surfing & Kayaking - www.carlingfordadventure.com Bird watching Cookery School - Check out www.ghanhouse.com Horse Riding - i...
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