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Flora Cottage, Millin Bay

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Portaferry, County Down, Northern Ireland
Do you want a retreat away from it all. Or a comfortable base from which to explore or to play golf. Flora Cottage is in the secluded Millin Bay surrounded by rural activities. Plenty of wildlife, walking in drumlins, cycling, archeology, riding,painting. It is an ideal place to explore from - Strangford Lough, Downpatrick or further afield to Belfast,the Antrim coast or even Dublin.
Flora is highly equipped and we can arrange laundry, catering or buy in your groceries to await your arrival. There is a taxi service that can take you to Portaferry, three miles away, for dinner or live music in a local pub. Or you can curl up by the open fire and relax with a glass of wine and a good book. The choice is yours. Enjoy.
Listing #HL257560
About the Owner
Karen E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

We're just back from a great week in what is a lovely, well finished cottage in a very quiet area and with a fantastic view. The deck was a perfect place to sit and relax (and yes, we saw the hares too!) and what a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank HAF122
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We know the area very well, and have stayed close by in the past. We visited Kearney again and followed the coast road from Cloughey to the north side of Portaferry. The scenery is spectacular. The roads in the area are quiet so ideal for...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank SmileyFace1000
Management response:Responded 24 June 2018

Delighted you enjoyed yourselves. yes - good cycling - also great sailing and walking. We look forward to welcoming you back. Karen

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Had two lovely weeks here in May. Flora Cottage has a wonderful location right on the sea and it helped me to relax and feel calm. It's fantastic to sit in the Living Room and watch the sea and sky change from your armchair. The...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Jutsy
Management response:Responded 30 May 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay. I arrive with great intentions of working but the soporific atmosphere takes over and relaxation kicks in! I am glad you met the hares- they had gone for a while but they are back now along with the heron,...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Sliding double doors to deck 10 yards from sea
Airy open plan sitting kitchen dining room
Well stocked kitchen for trying new recipes
Drying area for wet clothes
Views of the sea from every room
Master bedroom ensuite
View the video on http//www.millinbaycottage.com
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: R 2 705 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekends 2 nights £275.00.
Weeks only July and August. £750.00
Adults only. No dogs
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About the neighbourhood
Portaferry (3 miles from Flora Cottage) is a small town at the bottom of the Ards Peninsula with a marina and boat trips round Strangford Lough. There are restaurants and pubs playing live Irish music as well as shops selling local produce and meat. On Saturday morning in the summer there is a country market and year round there are open markets in Newtownards and Bangor. The peninsula is an archaeological haven and home to the aquarium. There are a host of anique shops in Greyabbey and Mount Stewart is only 30 minutes away. On the peninsula there are two golf clubs, riding schools, art galleries,national trust properties, restaurants, pubs and so much more. Beautiful beaches, walking and cycling trails, wildlife and fishing.
Car recommended
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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