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Croi na gCnoc

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Croí na gCnoc  Valentia Island
1 of 28Croí na gCnoc Valentia Island
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Valentia Island, County Kerry
The property is sited on half an acre, on this picturesque Island, and is ideally placed near to the sea. It boasts some of the most spectacular views on the Island and the house has been designed with this in mind.

The nearest (shale) beach is visible and within easy walking distance from the house. Equally the small fishing village of Portmagee with award winning pubs, restaurants and post office can be reached on foot.

This house provides the opportunity to access the rugged Kerry countryside and an excellent base to tour the famous ring of kerry and beyond.The Island itself offers a wealth of activities including angling, diving, and island cruise charters are available at both Portmagee and Knightstown piers, and you can enjoy the freshly caught seafood in the local restaurants.

Valentia Island is an undiscovered paradise for...
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Listing #HL52131
About the Owner
Marie O
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2008
Interaction with guests
On arrival there will be an information booklet with things to do and see on Valentia. I will be available to answer any queries quest may have. I am fully contactable throughout your stay. We want all who visit us at Croi na gCnoc to fully enjoy their holiday with us.
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Reviewed 19 August 2018


595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018


Reviewed 15 July 2018

The house was perfect for our family of elderly and young. The view of the sea and the mountains were amazing. My childs favourite part of his holiday was spending time with the owners beautiful dogs. Marie, the owner was very friendly and helpful. I...More

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595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Catherine thank you so much for your lovely words I’m delighted you had a good stay and my dogs definitely miss the attention Padraig gave them!!! Hope to see you and your family in the future!

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

My family and I ( including our beloved dog ) recently stayed at this property for one week. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The house is very well equipped with all your family could need. Should you need anything additional Marie was always at hand...More

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595Marie, VR Owner at Croi na gCnoc, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you Claire and Garry it was a pleasure to have you all and we look forward to welcoming you again in the future!!

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The house was constructed and completed in 2008. It is heated with the newest technological geo-thermal hot water/heating system, with under floor heating on the ground floor and radiators heating the upstairs rooms.

The property is furnished to a high standard and comprises of a grand and imposing entrance hall, with a feature open fire. The hall is full height with exposed beams and a first floor galleried seating area with spectacular views from an arched window looking over Portmagee channel to the Kerry mountains.

Access to the main living room, featuring a further open fireplace with panoramic windows capatalising on the spectacular views. Furthermore guests can benefit from Freeview satalite TV, and DVD player.

Leading from the hall is the entrance to the open plan Kitchen/D...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
    2 Queens
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Tenancy is Saturday - Saturday from 4pm on day of arrival to 11am on day of departure.
House must be vacated completely clean and tidy.
Christmas, New Year and Bank holidays charged as per high season.Short breaks/weekends/mid-week on application.
Groups of 4 or less please deduct €100 from weekly rate.
Additional Extra's for electricity metered and paid locally in euro.
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About the neighbourhood
Walking anywhere in Valentia is an experience in itself. For the fishing enthusiast, whether deep sea angling or shore fishing is your passion, Valentia is an ideal base. You can hire a boat from Knightstown pier and go deep sea angling.

For a more prersonal service, and to cater for your individual needs boat cruises can be arranged on request.

There are some great places to eat both in Valentia and it's surrounding areas offering varied types of cuisine. The Island offers a wealth of activities and you might consider:-

Hill walking
Golf (Links nearby include Waterville & Killorglin)
Horse riding
Deep-sea angling
World renowned Diving Centre

Skelligs Rocks (Located approx 7 miles out to sea)
No trip to Valentia would be complete without a...
Getting around
Due to the many sites and points of interest on the Wild Atlantic Way it would be useful to have a car so as to include as much sightseeing as possible into your holidaying experience. It is also lovely to have a cycle around the island. Bikes are available locally for rent. There are also guided bus tours running locally which are most enjoyable and informative. You will information on same in your information pack in the house.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cork: 166.0 km
Railway: Tralee: 83.0 km
Ferry: Cork: 166.0 km
Fly to Cork - Valentia Island is 166km ( 103 miles) from the airport.
Fly to Shannon - Valentia Island is 199Km ( 123 miles) from the airport
Fly to Kerry - Valentia Island is 79Km ( 49 miles) from the airport
Cheap flights available from Ryan Air, BMI Baby flying from from Birmingham East Midlands, Stanstead Airports. (Stanstead direct to kerry)
Car hire available from Irish car rental, Dan Dooley, Hertz etc
Ferrys from:-
Holyhead - Dun laoghaire
Fishguard - Rosslaire
Swansea - Cork
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
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