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'50 COOLEST COTTAGES IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND'

Roger and Liz Pickett

Advertiser since: 2011
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Roger and Liz Pickett

Advertiser since: 2011
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'50 COOLEST COTTAGES IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND'

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

County Meath Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Luxury 300 year old thatched seaside cottage newly renovated to 5 Star

Come and explore the mysterious and ancient beauty of the Boyne Valley, just 20 minutes from Dublin Airport, these six exclusive 300 year old thatched holiday cottages nestle on the beach front, in a 'gated' hamlet like setting on Ireland's East Coast. They offer luxury self catering accommodation in the peaceful and tranquil surroundings of large organic flower gardens. Superbly located for a dream Irish holiday whether for Golf Holidays, Fishing, Walking, Heritage or just to relax, this is the ideal get away location or extended holiday.

The Cottages can be enjoyed by families, couples, honeymooners - any one who wants a break from the hustle and bustle of modern day living, experience an idyllic haven of peace in this private gated hamlet like setting.

A little background: Selected among the '50 Coolest Cottages in Britain and Ireland' by the Sunday Times Travel Magazine in 2011 these are extra special cottages! Lovingly renovated by owners Roger and Liz Pickett these luxury cottages provide an exceptionally high standard of self catering accommodation with stunning sea views or picturesque garden outlooks.

We have a great team whose aim it is to make your holiday a special one, just let us know what we can do for you and we will do our utmost to help. Here since 1908 we feel we have a handle on contented guests, to quote a recent travel writer who visited...

'In a completely selfish moment... I thought ... 'don't write about this one, keep it as a secret hideaway'... but a place so beautiful is meant to be shared and enjoyed...'

Location: Traditional Irish pubs, restaurants, shops, supermarkets and services are all just a short 10 minute walk by beach or road. Drogheda our local town, gate way to the Boyne Valley with all it's attractions is 10 minutes by car.

Excellent luxury coach service from outside the gates, runs non-stop to Dublin City centre on the hour from 6 am to 12 midnight @ €7 per person.... beat the hassle with navigation, parking and traffic.

Private, gated, secure parking at The Cottages.

Dublin Airport 25 Minutes!

More Details

Details for Thatcher's Rest Cottage 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathrooms

Directly on the beach front this picture postcard spacious thatched holiday cottage recently renovated to the highest standard provides luxury accommodation for up to 6 people. Stunning sea views from the big bay window complete with window seat. Large open plan lounge with vaulted oak beamed ceiling, feature stone fireplace, solid oak flooring. Fully fitted farmhouse pine kitchen (integrated electric oven and hob, microwave, refrigerator, freezer, dishwasher and breakfast bar). Utility room (washing machine, tumble dryer) with separate WC. Three bedrooms one master king suite, one double and one twin en-suite. Two luxury full sized bathrooms en-suite (walk in power showers, separate double ended baths, under floor heating, heated towel rails, fitted hair dryers). Gas fired central heating and double glazing throughout. The master and twin bedrooms share a sunny west facing patio. Free WiFi, Satellite TV/DVD, CD, Radio, Games and Books. Thatcher's Rest is exceptional!
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Roger and Liz Pickett (Property Manager)
Advertiser since: 2011
Call Manager
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Speaks: english, french, Translation service for emails in any language.

About Roger and Liz Pickett

Roger and Liz and their Team personally run The Cottages. Their attention to detail and wealth of experience following over 100 years of family tradition which makes them your ideal hosts.

Roger and Liz Pickett purchased this cottage in 1908

Why Roger and Liz Pickett chose County Meath

It's unique and very special the review on XXXXXXX speak for themselves.

What makes this cottage unique

Private, gated, beach side location within easy reach of so many Tourist Attractions - Heritage, Culture, Sporting, Entertainment, Shopping, Children's Activities City, Seaside and Country all rolled into one The Cottages tick all the boxes.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Dublin Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Cottage Inn
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Dublin Port
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Laytown Bettystown Golf Club
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Laytown
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
M 1 Exit 7
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Relish
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Gold Coast County Meath
Car: recommended

Located between the villages of Bettystown and Laytown near the historic town of Drogheda on the Boyne, in The Boyne Valley, just 25 minutes from Dublin Airport this is a superb holiday location. Featured by the Sunday Times Travel Magazine in the “50 Coolest Cottages in Britain and Ireland” by The Irish Times in their “Top 10 Romantic Breaks” and Shortlisted by The Weather Channel in the superb year of 2014 in their “UK and Ireland’s finest getaways”. BBC & Lonely Planet 2013 Listed ‘The Boyne Valley’ in the Top 20 World History Destinations. Our exclusive 300 year old thatched holiday cottages nestle on the beach front in a 'gated' hamlet like setting on the beach. The Cottages offer the perfect setting for exploring the Royal County known as the Heritage Capital of Ireland with easy access to Dublin City and the East Coast, making it the perfect location for families, couples, honeymooners, anyone looking for a tranquil beach side setting from which to explore the mysterious and ancient beauty of the Boyne Valley and the vibrant beat of Dublin's heart. UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth are just 15 minutes away. Fishing on it's many rivers the Boyne, Blackwater and Nanny. In golfer speak, it is the Home of the Mulligan with over 40 excellent golf courses within easy reach including the K Club venue for Ryder Cup and Killeen Castle venue for the 2011 Ladies Solheim Cup. Easy access Dublin City with excellent transport links, great for shopping, museums, art galleries and other attractions, like the Guinness Brewery and the Book of Kells at Trinity College. Water World, Tayto Park, Malahide Castle, Newbridge House, Newgrange Farm and a wealth of other attractions make this the ideal location of all the family.

The Cottages offer luxury self catering accommodation in the peaceful, tranquil surroundings of large organic flower gardens. Superbly located for a dream Irish holiday whether for Golf Holidays, Fishing, Walking, Heritage or just to relax, this is the ideal get away location or extended holiday. Experience an idyllic oasis of peace and tranquillity.

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Rates & Availability

From €390 Per night

County Meath Cottage Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Notes Rates based on €65 per person sharing all inclusive/Special GBP £ sterling rates available.
Special Low Occupancy rate available for 4 people sharing, email info@cottages-ireland.com for details.
Housekeeping twice weekly, additional service on request.
Flexible arrival and departure dates. Early Bird Rate for booking made before 28th February.
Booking deposit 1/3 of rental payable on booking, balance due 10 weeks in advance of arrival date.
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Amenities

County Meath Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Double ended tub, power shower, bathrobes, slippers & extras
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Double ended tub, power shower, bathrobes, slippers & extras
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , House Loo
  • Luxury bathrooms with extra large power showers, double ended bathtubs, heated towel rails, under floor heated tiles, hair-dryer, towels, bathrobes, slippers, toiletries and magnified mirrors.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Suite - 1 queen , Cot on request. En-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Shared en-suite
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 4 ft single beds
  • Large master bedroom with king size bed and en-suite bathroom. Luxury Bathrooms include, heated towel rails, underfloor heating, double ended bath and power showers together with bathrobes, slippers and toiletries and hairdryers. Private patio area off main bedroom. Second double bedroom is smaller with separate door to shared en-suite. Third bedroom, has two large 4ft single beds shared en-suite with separate door to bathroom en-suite.Luxury Bathrooms include, heated towel rails, underfloor heating, double ended bath and power showers together with bathrobes, slippers and toiletries and hairdryers. Double patio doors to west facing garden patio area.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Housekeeping twice weekly, including full linen and towel change. Additional housekeeping available on request.

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