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Reviewed 28 October 2016

There can not be enough said about how wonderful this place is. Our first trip to Ireland and we were going to stay in a hotel. So glad we didn't. Liz was wonderful to work with and made us feel right at home. Next trip to Ireland we will be staying here for sure.

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Chris, Hope you had a good journey home, it was a pleasure to meet you both. Thank you for that glowing review of your stay at The Cottages, we're delighted you had a wonderful first trip to Ireland and the Boyne Valley. Thanks too on behalf of our excellent local restaurants, the Eastern Seaboard, the Lime Kiln and the...

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Lovely cottage in a beautiful location right on the beach. It was well appointed and spotlessly clean. Nothing was too much trouble for Liz and her team, they were all so friendly. Good location for visiting the Boyne Valley, Dublin and many other great sites.

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Cleethorpe, Thank you for taking the time to post that lovely review on Trip Advisor, it is much appreciated. We're delighted you loved your cottage, the location and most importantly that you had such a relaxing break. Great that you got to tour some of our many enchanting treasures, we are so lucky to be located in the Boyne...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My Wife and I have just returned from a 4 day visit ( 19/10-22/10/16 ) We stayed in the "Honeymoon Cottage" which was truly wonderful, very clean and extremely quiet. the cottages are right on a very large clean beach, fabulous for walks. The owners Roger and Liz made us extremely welcome. We will definitely come back here

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Gordon, Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a lovely review on Trip Advisor. It was a delight to meet you both and we're thrilled you had such an enjoyable stay in Honeymoon Cottage and are looking forward to another trip to Ireland sometime in the future. Till we meet again, Warmest regards, Roger, Liz...

Fishkill, New York
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in the Honeymoon Cottage. It was so adoreable. We enjoyed the huge bathtub. So relaxing. We were both not feeling too well so it was nice to just rest by the fire. We could also make tea and cook a little something. We went to a great restaurant Black Bull that Mel recommended. It was so...

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Jeanob55, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor... We love 'Adorable'! We're delighted that you had such an enjoyable break and that The Cottages worked their magic for you despite feeling a little under the weather. We look forward to having you back with us another time. With warmest regards, Roger, Liz and...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The Cottages are spectacularly located in truly lovely gardens with views of the sea. We stayed in Rose Cottage which was cozy and beautifully appointed. The Owners were helpful and attentive, as was everyone who worked there. The Bettystown location was a perfect home base for touring Bru na Boinne, Hill of Tara, and even venturing into Northern Ireland. A...

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Proncha, Thank you for that glowing review of your stay in Rose Cottage, lovely to read on a Monday morning what a great start to the week. It was such a pleasure to meet you both, we're so pleased that you had such a special visit to Ireland. Great that you got to tour the Boyne Valley, to see...

Waretown, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Going to the cottages Ireland was like finding the gold at the end of a rainbow. Their one of a kind location was landscaped beautifully and their staff was friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable. Our stay was over and beyond our expectations. We are already planning our trip back to their location with our children and grandson. Absolutely LOVED the stay.

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Goddessserena77, Hope you had a good journey back to the States and are all settled back in at home. What a superb review! Thank You! We're so delighted you had such a wonderful Honeymoon here at The Cottages, loving your stay so much that you're coming back to us with all the family, we love it! We're so sorry...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We spent 3 days at Little Orchard cottage & it was just a wonderful experience. Comfortable & cozy with such a beautiful beach at our door-step. Our stay couldn't have been more perfect & our hosts & the staff couldn't have been more welcoming!

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Pleibo, Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review of your break in Little Orchard Cottage. We're delighted you had a wonderful experience and loved your cottage and the location so much. It's always a joy to read that we and our staff are helping to make Ireland holidays extra special for our guests. We...

Seaside, Oregon
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This was our second stay at The Cottages. Once again the Apple Loft has truly felt like our home away from home, and Liz and Roger are fabulous hosts. Love being there to walk along the sea in all that Irish splendor.

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Honey, Thank you so much for that glowing review. It was a pleasure to have you staying in Apple Loft Cottage once again, and that you loved it just as much second time around. We were delighted that you got to experience the thrill of Laytown Horse Races on the beach, such a memorable and unique event. Hope you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Love the cottages this is our fourth time visiting and looking forward to the fifth . Accommodation and grounds are beautiful , owners and staff are great it is always a pleasure to see them. The cottages are in a great location with lots to see and do although we are very happy to spend the day on the beach...

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CottagesIreland, Owner at The Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Angela, So lovely to read your review this morning. It was wonderful to have you back with us and delighted that you enjoyed your 4th time to the Laytown Races what a Happy event it is! Looking forward to having you with us next year, just to mention that we are booking up fast for next September, Race date...

Farnborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had a fantastic few days at Seabank Cottages Thatcher's Rest is a gorgeous ,comfortable and homely cottage . LIz and her team are so welcoming and the welcome scones were marvellous!!! The gardens are absolutely stunning, and the views of Laytown beach are breath taking ! ( although the sunshine does help. !) Can't wait to return. Julie Bodimeade

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Dear Julie, Thank you for that wonderful review, we love that you had a great time and are so enamoured of Thatcher's Rest Cottage. Delighted to have you all back with us for Laytown Races and what a great day it was. It's such an exciting day and the thunder of the horses hooves on the beach never fails to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
5 Star Luxury Thatched Seaside Holiday Cottages on Ireland's East Coast. Private, gated, hamlet-like setting directly on 6 miles of sandy beach. Explore the mysterious and ancient beauty of the Boyne Valley with easy access to Dublin City. Dublin Airport is just 25 minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cottages

Address: Coast Rd, Bettystown, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Bettystown
Price Range: $170 - $1,531 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
The Cottages Hotel Bettystown
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