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Eagry Cottage, at the heart of the Causeway Coastal Route

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 5 plus baby - 3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, 1 half bathroom

'Eagry Cottage' offers luxury self catering accommodation just walking distance from the geological wonders of the Giant's Causeway. Located in Bushmills, the area offers excellent beaches, great fishing, pony trekking and a royal links golf course - all just a few minutes drive away, making the bustling little village the perfect base for a holiday in Northern Ireland.

Situated a few minutes walk from the center of the Bushmills, the cottage is spacious, scrupulously clean and very comfortable. The lounge seats 7 people comfortably with the cosiness of an open fire on cooler evenings while a paved patio offers a peaceful suntrap on warmer days. The excellently equipped kitchen accommodates 6 diners and a separate utility room contains a washer/dryer, sink, microwave and dishwasher.

A travel cot, high chair and stair gate are also available for our littlest guests, All year round, there's a warm Irish welcome with peace and quiet to relax in.

More Details

Owner
Etta Halliday
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

About Etta Halliday

Belfast born and bred and currently living in another small fishing village with lots of history in Co Down. I love the rugged Co Antrim coastline just as much - particularly the great first gasp of 'north coast' sea air every visit - wonderfully restorative!

Etta Halliday purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Etta Halliday chose Northern Ireland

It's walking distance to the places I love most - Giant's Causeway and Dunluce Castle. I'm a 'Chronicles of Narnia' fan and if this landscape could inspire CS Lewis, it's inspirational for this writer too.

What makes this cottage unique

It's a home from home - for me, my family and it seems our guests love it just as much. I love that our little cluster of homes is surrounded by fields and hedgerows yet walk for just a handful of minutes and you're at the restaurants and stores in the village. Perfectly peaceful and perfectly positioned.

Amenities

Bushmills Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • River ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • In addition to the two upstairs bathrooms, there is a downstairs cloakroom with basin and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , en suite shower room
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
  • Bedroom 1: en suite contains shower, basin, wc. Linen and towels included in the rental. A travel cot, high chair and stair gate are available for babies.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Patio area to rear of the cottage is gated and safe for children.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

Eagry Cottage, at the heart of the Causeway Coastal Route
average rating of 4.972973 based on 37 reviews
5

Well situated, spacious home away from home

  • 5 of 5

All the information we needed was readily available on my Home and Away site and we accessed the key easily. All instructions were spot on including driving directions from Belfast. The village of Bushmills had all our basic needs within easy walking distance and the surrounding area is stunning. Ballentoy is a lovely harbour to visit and also to eat the delicious home made food!

We took the park and ride into Belfast and met the kindest and most helpful people along the way. From the bus drivers to people on the street who made sure we got on the right bus and walked in the right direction. The Titanic museum is a must see for the whole family. We were a group of seniors and loved it and there's lots there for all ages to enjoy.

I will readily recommend Eagry Cottage to anyone wishing to visit Northern Ireland.

Thank you Etta.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a really helpful review Davina, thank you! I'm so glad you found folk helpful along the way - and that you loved the Titanic Centre (I do too!) Hope you have lots of great memories to look back on. Best wishes, Etta
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5

Very good.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was perfect. All rooms and equipment could be used to our satisfying. We have had enough space for everybody of the family. The area around the house was very calm and safe. Also the position near the coast and other interesting points was excellent.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Andreas and family for the lovely review. We're very glad you had such a lovely holiday! Come back anytime!
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5

Fantastic home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience with this type of accommodation booking and as a group of 5 adults it was fantastic. The ease in dealing with Etta was a pleasure and her house met all our needs. Hope to be back one day

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Andrew, so delighted you enjoyed your visit and would be very happy to welcome you back on your next visit! Thanks for the lovely review. Etta
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Oceanside, CA
5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at the Eagry Cottage in Bushmills for 3 nights and absolutely loved it. The house is very clean and has everything anyone would need for a comfortable stay. Etta is very accommodating, has great communication and responds very quickly with any questions. The house is located near many main tourist attractions in Northern Ireland. Perfectly located for a great time. We definitely will be back to Ireland again and would love to stay at this location again and would recommend it to family and friends also.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the lovely review Alaina and we look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Northern Ireland! Come back soon.
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Downingtown, PA
5

Eagry Cottage - Highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

Great location and set up for a small family...relaxing. Lovely town (which is an easy walk) and very close to Royal Portrush (golf) and Giant's Causeway. Etta's communications throughout the stay were very helpful and I would highly recommend for folks visiting from USA. Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review Kevin. Hope you enjoyed the golf too! Welcome back anytime.
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Maroochydore
5

Beautiful home in a beautiful region

  • 5 of 5

We were two middle aged Australian couples and this was a perfect place to stay in a beautiful region of Northern Ireland. It is accurately depicted in the pictures and description provided and is a great 'home away from home' - there is everything provided that you could need for a short or long stay. Etta was very easy to deal with and responded to any question very quickly. I would highly recommend this property to friends.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review - we're really glad you'd a good stay and enjoyed your visit.
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Belfast International Airport
Nearest Ferry
49 Miles
Larne
Nearest Train
9 Miles
Coleraine
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
A26
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Portballintrae, White Rocks, Portrush Strands
Car: recommended

Bushmills is just one hour from Belfast International airport, yet it's another world. We're right at the heart of the stunning Causeway Coastal Route - the essential Irish journey. With nine breathtaking Glens of Antrim to cycle, walk or drive, Eagry Cottage is less than a handful of miles from the main attractions: it's just 2 miles to the Giant's Causeway (World Heritage Site), Portballintrae beach, Dunluce Castle, Royal Portrush Golf Course, great surfing, and we're right on the doorstep of the famous Old Bushmills Whiskey Distillery - 'legally' making whiskey since 1608!

There are great restaurants, pubs, coffee shops and craft nooks just an easy, short stroll away as well as seaside towns, fishing villages, National Trust properties and tiny, peaceful harbors to visit.

Pony trekking, the Old Llammas Fair in Ballycastle (August), the North West 200 road race (motorbikes) and Bird Sanctuary on Rathlin Island are all within easy reach of the house.

Golf: Links golf is the game played on a course designed by mother nature with as many humps and bumps as you like with a view unequalled for it's beauty! At Eagry Cottage, we love to boast one of the word's top links courses almost on our doorstep. Royal Portrush - just 3 miles away and home to the 2012 Irish Open! ('Home' to Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell - GMac, Darren Clarke and Padraig Harrington - if you have to ask.... you're not a golfer!)

The Royal County Down Course is easily within driving distance too, though by the time you've tested your skills on the marvellous Portstewart and Castlerock courses as well, we think you'll have enough travellers tales to tell of the game at it's best, along one of the world's most spectacular coastlines.

All courses have specific information on their respective websites - easy enough to find on the web.

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Rates & Availability

Bushmills Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Early Summer
May 15 2017 - Jun 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$129
$711
 
 
Summer
Jun 26 2017 - Jul 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$142
$737
 
 
Irish Open Gold
Jul 5 2017 - Jul 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$194
$906
 
 
Summer
Jul 10 2017 - Sep 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
$142
$737
 
 
Late Summer
Sep 11 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$129
$686
 
 
Mid Season
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$129
$647
 
 
Low season
Nov 4 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$129
$634
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$129
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $258.72

Payment is encouraged using the Book Now button on this site.

~ Bookings are secured on receipt of a completed booking form (emailed following an enquiry) and 100 British pounds deposit.

~ A security deposit of 200 British Pounds is required before any booking commences and will be fully refunded within 10 days after completion of the booking.

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