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Luxury coastal house near Schull West Cork-Frontline Spectacular sea views

36 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights


County Cork House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms - 1 master en-suite, 1 double en-suite, 1 twin, shower +2 WC

The Stone House faces south over a tranquil seawater cove with uninterrupted views to 14th century Rossbrin Castle and then out to Roaring Water Bay and Carberry's 100 isles. Right on THE WiLD ATLANTIC WAY. Set in its own grounds and frontline to the sea on 2 acres the house is furnished to a very high standard with a contemporary scheme and sleeps six comfortably. It is perfect for a relaxing holiday and if you are on a first visit to Ireland the perfect base for touring. The house is spacious, light and well equipped. Schull is 5km away with its pretty shops and delis and of course lovely little pubs and great food. Local golf courses at Bantry and Skibbereen. The area is well served with gourmet restaurants as well as numerous cafes, some at wonderful beauty spots. Schull in the summer months is renowned for its sailing regattas, festivals and seafood. It is possible to moor a boat in Rossbrin cove which you can view from the house. Rossbrin Cove is an easy one and half hours drive from Cork city. You won't want to leave - just take a look at the reviews below !

Two week bookings only in high season.


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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

The Stone House
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 28, 2016
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About The Stone House

I fell in love with Rossbrin Cove and Schull 16 years ago on a weekend trip. It was 1999 and I had a magical year creating and working with local craftsmen on the house. The magic of both the landscapes and seascapes as viewed from the house never fail to take my breath away on each visit. The people of West Cork are the friendliest on earth. I have the most wonderful neighbours in the cove who keep an eye on the house as I live and work in London. My team include Lizzie the housekeeper. Julian a dear friend and neighbour. Brendan the gardener. David the window cleaner and Ian my wonderful handyman. Couldn't do it without them. The dream house in a magical location is my little piece of heaven on earth and I am delighted when others enjoy the peace and tranquility too on their well deserved holidays.

Why The Stone House chose Ireland

So accessible to other beauty spots and day trips.

What makes this house unique

Peaceful location overlooking calm Rossbrin Cove with views to 14th century castle ruin and islands in Roaring Water bay. Heaven !


based on 36 traveler reviews

Luxury coastal house near Schull West Cork-Frontline Spectacular sea views
average rating of 4.9722223 based on 36 reviews

An enchanting and sumptuous rural home set in 2 acres of lush landscaping with a breathtaking view.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent 12 glorious days with a friend and two other family members in this spectacular home surrounded by lush green landscaping and a panoramic view of Rossbrine Cove. The home is large, immaculate, full of light, tastefully decorated and extremely well appointed. It is rural but within a short drive to many small and lovely villages with limitless things to occupy your time with. The peace and quiet at this property was sublime. It was very easy just to get lost in the home, cozy up and read a book or set out for a long meditative walk. We will miss it's wonderful ambience.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relax and get away from it all!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property with a great location. Well provided with all necessities including wi-fi to research the local area. Views spectacular and some must-do walks in the area. Explore the local penisulas for some breath-taking views!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Relaxing Stay at The Stone House

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful stay in Rossbrin! The Stone House was beautifully decorated, clean, and comfortable, just as pictured. We loved the serenity of the area and were fortunate to have blue skies and warm temperatures during our week’s stay. Angela provided helpful tips on day trips and restaurants; and her friend and neighbor Julian showed us such hospitality. It was a very special holiday.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home and stunning vistas!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful week in the Stone House. The house is in excellent condition with all the amenities of home. The owner's description of the property is spot on. The views from the house are breathtaking. We especially loved the horse family on the neighbor's land. We traveled to Killarney, Cork and Cobh from the house and, although a couple of hours away, returning back to the beautiful home was worth the extra drive. We took advantage of the owner's recommendations for dining and certainly were pleased. Angela, the owner, is a pleasure to work with. Thank you for a memorable vacation!!!!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Owner's Response: It is such a pleasure to share this house and surrounds. You managed to get to all the best places ! See you all again aome time
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Excellent place for relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the stone house at June 2014, two couples from Israel.

the house is great. the location if great. very quite and romantic.

The house was very clean, and had everything you need for a week of vacation. everything needed.

great vacation, highly recommended.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Gorgeous place!

  • 5 of 5

Great house, good neighbours, wonderful part of Ireland. Bit off the beaten path, but that is what we wanted. Weather rather chilly at that time of year, but snuck in some sunshine. Easy to provision house from market in Shull. Fair selection of wine and booze. Had trouble finding local seafood at that time of year. And not a sailboat to be found. We thank Angela (and Ian) for making our visit wonderful. Horses and fox also has a nice time with us, though we were late in reading the "please don't feed" note! Thanks to all. From initial contact through our stay the whole visit was terrific!


  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Nearest Airport
95 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
The Sandboat in Ballydehob
Nearest Ferry
300 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
95 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Antonios in Ballydehob
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
Car: necessary

The Mizen peninsula ( on THE WILD ATLANTIC WAY) offers so much to the visitor and at Ireland's most south-westerly point,is renowned not only for the beautiful coastline and rugged landscape but also the prospect of a warm and inviting welcome to sample the artisan quality food, sailing regattas and festivals, irish pubs galore, song and dance, peace and quiet, coastal walks, sea kayaking,canoeing, horse riding, swimming. In fact everything is here for a perfect holiday for all ages. The abundance of local farmers markets promote A Taste Of West Cork. We are fortunate to have some of the best food producers in Ireland here on our doorstep. Please read the reviews from visitors past to get a sense of the Heaven on Earth a stay in Rossbrin can offer.

A tour of the Mizen Ring gives you the chance to visit Ballydehob, Schull, Goleen, Bantry and beyond to Skibbereen, Baltimore and by boat to the islands Cape Clear/Sherkin/Heir. Kerry is a day out option over the Healy Pass.

Other Activities: Planetarium /Garden Trails/ Island Hopping /Sea Kayaking/Tennis

Golf: 18 hole golf courses at Bantry /Skibbereen/Kinsale


Rates & Availability

County Cork House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Autumn 2016
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 28 2016
7 night minimum stay
Late Autumn
Oct 29 2016 - Dec 21 2016
7 night minimum stay
Xmas & New year 2016
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jan 5 2017 - Mar 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mar 11 2017 - Apr 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
Easter 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Spring
Apr 29 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jun 3 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Season
Jul 8 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
Autumn 2017
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
Xmas 2017
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0
Refundable damage deposit $547
Utilities (Oct to May) $0
Final Cleaning $109

One small dog is considered on booking and only with PRIOR CONSENT from owner at time of booking.

Cancellation of booking for any reason. We will only refund payments made if another booking can be taken for the same amount and dates otherwise there is no refund. We advise Holiday Cancellation Insurance as necessary.

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County Cork House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - toilet
    Bathroom 4 -
  • En-suite bathroom on ground floor En-suite bathroom upstairs One family bathroom upstairs (shower) One guest cloakroom/toilet ground floor.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • 3 bedrooms - 2 doubles, 1 twin, 1 large double sofa bed in sitting room. 3 bathrooms + 1 WC. Cloakroom/ cot
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
  • bay/sound
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
PAYMENT BY CREDIT CARD NOW ACCEPTED Boats can be hired nearby and moored in the cove for easy access to islands. Golf 18 holes in Skibbereen and Bantry. Horse riding 15 minutes walk from house at Ballycumisk. Garden trails and open days to see some of the best gardens in Ireland. Fishing. Sailing school in Schull including sea kayaking/canoeing. May Jazz festival in Ballydehob. Farmers markets in Schull, Skibbereen and Bantry all year round.

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