We loved our time here. The place was extremely clean, which is what mattered most to me, and the setting could not be more beautiful. A very magic...
We loved our time here. The place was extremely clean, which is what mattered most to me, and the setting c...
Description of Glamping Units
Situated on an alpaca farm near Cork, Ireland, is this cozy, rustic cabin. The cabin rental itself is spacious and very bright, and can comfortably sleep four (but can fit up to six, if need be, for an additional per person fee). There is a double bed, two single beds, a sofa bed, and camping equipment available if desired. Within the cabin, there is a simple but very well equipped kitchen, which comes with a fridge, sink, and four-top gas stove and kettle. The toilet and shower building is separate from the cabin but isn't more than a few steps away. Read More
- Board games
- Dining table
- Double bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Queen-size bed
- Running water
- Safety box
- Sofa bed/Futon
- Tea kettle
- Twin/Single Bed
There is a separate building for the toilet and shower, which is just past the cabin. Additionally, there is a picnic table and a barbecue grill that are available upon request. There are swimming areas available on the property as well as along the nearby river. Just a four short miles away, the village of Drimoleague provides the area with a grocer, butcher, and several pubs and restaurants. No more than a 20 minute away are the larger towns of Dunmanway and Bantry, both which provide a wider variety of facilities.
Location + Surroundings
Situated in the rolling hills overlooked by Castledonovan in West Cork, Ireland, this cozy cabin is a well-reviewed glamping cabin. There is only one cabin available so guests have the farm to themselves with hosts nearby if needed. The farm has a selection of friendly animals, many of whom were rescued, including alpacas, donkeys, Shetland ponies, rabbits, hens, cats, and dogs. Guests can enjoy the farms beautiful riverside walk, home to an abundance of wildlife, complete with a spectacular waterfall with a fabulous pool for swimming.
With the ancient castle and picturesque mountains providing the backdrop, this serene alcove of rural Ireland is a perfect getaway for both couples and families alike. The area provides countless nature walks through farm country, particularly along the winding Illen River, which runs down to the nearest town of Drimoleague or up to the mountains to take in the stunning views of the area. Read More
The Alpaca Walks cost an additional fee of 30€ for the first two alpacas, 10€ each thereafter, and 5€ for people accompanying the tour but not leading an alpaca. These fees include meeting and feeding the other animals as well.
- Bird watching
- Horseback riding
- Movie theater
This property provides guests with many opportunities to spend time with animals, including sheep, donkeys, cats, dogs, rabbits, and of course, alpacas! There are featured "Alpaca Walks" where guests can lead the curious and intelligent animals around the sprawling landscape. The entire property is covered in walking paths waiting to be explored. Additionally, Drimoleague Heritage Walkways is a local organization which gives walking tours around the entire area. There are plenty of opportunities to swim as well, in both the Illen River and near the waterfall on the property. The nearby towns of Dunmanway and Bantry provide horseback riding, fishing, kayaking, art museums, and a cinema. The larger city of Cork is only an hours drive away.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
There is a minimum stay of two nights.
The cabin is not pet-friendly, since there are so many animals on the farm.
Bedding is provided in the cabin, but guests need to bring their own towels.
During June, July and August the rate includes a free alpaca walk for stays of at least a week.