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Quality Costal Kinsale Cottage, overlooking Castle Marina,

Bedrooms 3
Space 9,687 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms/2 Baths/ Shower Rooms, Downstairs Parking, Sea Views

Welcome to Kinsalethis tastefully decorated Home in the beautiful town of Kinsale is just 5 minutes waterside walk to the town centre, It is in a nice quite residential area with private parking. Secure online payment by PAYPAL

It has 3 nicely decorated bedrooms all upstairs, master has a Queen Bed, with en suite facilities .No 2 has 2 singles beds, sea views, and the third a small bedroom suitable 1 adult or 2 children with DVD, Playstation and also has sea views. We also provide high chair and travel cot for your convenience.

Downstairs the kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, washing machine,hob,grill, oven and Fridge Freezer. Living/Dining Room is open plan. There is comfortable seating, coffee table Sky TV, Wi Fi Radio for your comfort. We also have a pay as you go phone available for your use should you need it. The views from the patio is a pretty site watching the boats sail by, they can also be seen from the sitting room. There is a small enclosed rear yard for safety. On cooler evenings there is an open fire. The house is suitable for elderly, families, fishermen,golfers, romantics or ladies get away. It can be rented monthly in winter time for writing or painting.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 3, 2018


Have been accommodating guests for 15 years in our B&B and in the Selfcatering Cottage for 9 years. Educated in the Ursuline Convent Thurles and in The College of Catering Dublin. Grew up in HolyCross Co Tipperary,,holidayed in Kinsale, lived in Dublin, now run my B&B business Holycross Tipperary. Love meeting people, welcoming guests to our beautiful country.

MARY FLANAGAN HUNT purchased this house in 2005

Why MARY FLANAGAN HUNT chose Dromderrig

This property is on the waterfront with lovely sea views, and a short walk brings you to the pubs and restaurants, After holidaying in Kinsale on several occasions we came across this property and fell in love immediately, the half door was just attractive and unique. There is no better setting in Kinsale than Worlds End area in my view, DO COME AND VISIT AND EXPERIENCE FIRST HAND.

What makes this house unique

The Location, why be in Kinsale and not have the views and yet be in a nice homely residential area.


Dromderrig House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 9687 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Downstairs Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size Bed, dressing table 2 lockers and en suite shower enclosure wash hand basin and toilet decorated tastefully for your comfort.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Yard
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

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Quality Costal Kinsale Cottage, overlooking Castle Marina,
average rating of 4.6 based on 10 reviews

What a special treat!

  • 4 of 5

What a really lovely cottage. Beautifully equipped, comfortable beds - but most of all a perfect position. The teasing seal only added to the pleasure. So thank you to Mary.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Polly, hope to see ye again sometime. Glad ye enjoyed.
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Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

My family and I, my wife and three children , (and later in the week granny) had a super week in Kinsale staying at 2 Lobster Cottage. The property itself is more spacious than it looks in the photos and is bright throughout, a home away from home. The location is perfect, a short work from Kinsale town centre, but also the right side of town for exploring West Cork saving you from driving through town on day trips etc. We found everything within the property one could need, all mod cons as it were, and the owner was lovely and responded positively and promptly to any requests. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and your lovely family for booking no 2 lobster cottage. Glad you enjoyed your holiday, and also thanks for leaving it spotless. Hope to see you all back again sometime,. Mary
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Lobster Cottage in Kinsale

  • 5 of 5

My cousin and I stayed in Kinsale at one of the Lobster cottages. The home was very comfortable, clean, and located within walking distance of Kinsale's town, pubs, shops, etc. We highly recommend staying here and look forward to future visits.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, hope to see you back again, in Ireland and Kinsale. MRy
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Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Lobster cottage is absolutely lovely. It's location was perfect for us - just a short walk from the town center. Directly across the road is a small pier and we loved watching beautiful herons and seals gather there everyday, waiting for fishermen to arrive and throw them scraps - quite something to see from your sitting room window! The house is very well equipped and comfortable and has a lovely homely feel. I would definitely recommend staying here. Thanks Mary for your warm welcome and hope to see you again!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, glad the house was chosen by you stay in Kinsale, it was great having ye for the 3 weeks, hopefully you will be back sometime. Mary
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Great visit to Kinsale

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful stay at the Lobster Cottage. Mary, our host, couldn't be nicer and more accommodating. If you are looking for accommodations in Kinsale that are within walking distance and offer charm, this is the place. We are coming back soon!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you all, and look forward to your future stay. MAry
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Perfect location in Kinsale

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Lobster Cottage for a very pleasant week from 23/8/15. The house is very well maintained and comfortable. Great value and walking distance to town and beach. Thanks Mary who was so accommodating.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you to all and happy you enjoyed your stay.
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Cork Airport
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Ringaskiddy Cork
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
22 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Trident hotel
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
The Dock
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Check in between 14.00 and 16.00 Notification needed if outside these times.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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