Silver Birch House

Glengarriff, Cork
 
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From: €4,500 weeklySleeps: 22Bedrooms: 11Bathrooms: 10

Silver Birch House: Cork

Spectacular 11 bed-roomed luxurious rental on Ireland's Atlantic Coast


Famed for its natural beauty, Glengarriff is situated 'where the mountains meet the sea', on world-renowned Bantry Bay.

This Five-Star vacation rental property boasts breathtaking views overlooking Glengarriff harbour, and is literally a few minutes stroll from the seashore.

Silver Birch is one of a handful of holiday rental properties in Ireland to receive the coveted Five-Star Award in 2014.

Set on a private estate surrounded by lush vegetation and woodland, this luxury holiday lodge has eleven spacious bedrooms, including nine en-suites.

Silver Birch is a dream self-catering destination for families and corporate groups. The house accommodates up to 22 people and includes: saunas, games rooms, conservatory and terraces.

Accommodation
There are saunas and a games room providing fun for all the family.
The living room in the South and West Wing can be linked to accommodate large groups for parties, family reunions or conferences.

The West Wing kitchen and dining area is a well appointed space where up to twenty two people can dine together. The spacious kitchen is fitted with a full range of cooking equipment and utensils that would be the envy of even the most fervent cook.

There is a spectacular view of Glengarriff Harbour from this kitchen which opens out onto a large terrace leading down to the seashore.

Nine of the eleven bedrooms have en suite bathrooms (bath and shower) with large wardrobe space in each. The interior design is an original mixture of antique and modern furniture. Each room has its own telephone.

Silver Birch House Bedroom/Bathroom Layout

South Wing – Ground Floor
1 Double Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom (2)

South Wing – First Floor
1 Double Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom (2)
2 Twin Bedrooms (4)
1 Bathroom

West Wing – Ground Floor
1 Twin Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom (2)
Sauna with Shower

West Wing – First Floor (Lower)
1 Twin Bedroom with en-suite Bathrooms (2)
2 Twin Bedrooms (4)
1 Bathroom
1 Double Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom (2)

West Wing – First Floor (Upper)
1 Double Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom (2)
1 Twin Bedroom with en-suite Bathroom (2)

= Total: 22 person.

Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony Terrace
  • Bars nearby
  • Barbeque
  • Bath towels included
  • Beach very close
  • Bike rental
  • Broadband Wi-Fi
  • Central heating included
  • Close to sea
  • Cot available
  • DVD
  • Detached property
  • Dishwasher
  • Downstairs WC
  • Games / Play facilities
  • Golf
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Horse riding
  • Internet access
  • Nature walks
  • Open all year
  • Oven
  • Parking
  • Relaxation
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Sea view
  • Shops nearby
  • Short breaks
  • Shower
  • Snooker / pool
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Watersports

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Bill B. Reno, Nevada.
June 2012
We had a group of 16 family members from the US and Ireland spend a full week at Silver Birch house in late June 2012. We wanted to find a large high-end house that was large enough to have our entire group under one roof and Silver Birch House certainly fit that bill. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in all respects. The house is situated just off the bay, deep within a private estate with lush vegetation all around. It is a very private location, yet still close enough to walk to town if you are so inclined. There are a few other rental houses elsewhere on the estate, but they are no where near Silver Birch House. The local golf course is actually part of the estate (at least as far as I could tell ), just a short walk away and happy to accommodate visitors. The house is very clean and in excellent shape overall (which must be hard to do given the climate). Its large common areas are great for family gatherings and dinners. The children on the trip enjoyed the game room as well as the easy access to the bay. The pictures of the house accurately reflect the reality of what you get which I would characterize as a clean, Scandinavian/modern, upscale house with great common areas. If I had to pick one area to upgrade it would be the towels/linens. They are fine and in great shape, but if they were upgraded I think it would make the house over-the-top luxurious. Just a minor quibble though. I also have to say that for the size and condition of the house, I think it represents an excellent value as rental homes of this size and quality (of which there are few in Ireland) seem to cost a lot more to rent in most cases. The rental agent was professional and easy to deal with. They have their own website which has floor plans of the house and some more information. You can find the website just by searching for "Silver Birch House". Just FYI, you have to wire, in euros, your deposit and rent. You also have to settle up the utilities bill at the end of your stay in cash. Minor logistical hassles that are more than worth it. Overall we had a great stay in the house and would highly recommend it to anyone looking for a private, high end house to host a group gathering.
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  • Property Features
  • From: €4,500 weekly
  • Spectacular setting on seashore
  • Stunning sea views
  • Luxury accommodation & design
  • Games room and saunas
  • Internet access / Cable television
  • Nine en-suite bedrooms
  • Perfect for special events