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Charming 'Rose' Cottage in Greyabbey village, Strangford Lough, County Down

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Greyabbey, County Down, Northern Ireland
'Rose Cottage' is a pretty, traditional Irish cottage which dates back to 1860. It is located on a quiet listed street on the edge of the historic village of Greyabbey with its Cistercian abbey dating back to 1160. The abbey is set in beautiful parkland and is just across the way from the cottage, the perfect spot for walks and picnics. Greyabbey has a number of historic buildings and a great selection of antique and vintage shops, restaurants and coffee shops. The village is on the side of Strangford Lough which has a multitude of attractions.

Rose Cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway or for a young family. As the bathroom is ensuite it may not suit parties of adults.
The cottage has been recently renovated and furnished with a mixture of vintage and contemporary pieces yet maintains its rustic charm with many original f...
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Listing #HL528166
About the Owner
Janet H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
Interaction with guests
I live close by and I'm on-hand to help you with anything during your stay!
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Beautiful Rose Cottage was everything and more we were looking for on our stay in Greyabbey. Stunning interiors, furnishings and attention to detail. Warm, comfortable beds ensured we felt totally relaxed and refreshed for the duration of our stay. Will definitely be back!

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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Just back from a 6 night stay in Rose Cottage. It is a beautiful cottage full of charm and character and from the first night to the last it was so comfortable and was just like a home from home. Janet and her brother Trevor...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

We came along to celebrate my fiancee's birthday and to check out the accommodation ahead of our wedding next year. Janet could not have been more helpful, giving us a tour on arrival and making us feel very much at home. Rose cottage is amazing,...More

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  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: C$253 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning/laundry: C$34 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Rose Cottage is on the edge of the small village of Greyabbey and is within easy walking distance of the ruins of the stunning 12th century Cistercian Abbey and its beautiful parkland, local play park, boutique, antique and vintage shops, coffee shops and restaurants and just a short drive to the beautiful beach and harbour of Ballywalter. Major supermarkets and amenities at Newtownards are just 10 minutes drive away. All major attractions of Strangford Lough are on your doorstep including the pretty towns of Portaferry and Strangford, the historic town of Downpatrick and stunning National Trust properties at Mount Stewart and Castleward. All the major attractions of Northern Ireland are accessible including Belfast just 25 minutes away, the Mourne Mountains 50 minutes drive and the North... more
Getting around
We recommend you hire a car to make the best of seeing the sites around this pretty area. If you prefer to travel by public transport it is possible to get a bus from Belfast to Greyabbey via Newtownards. It takes approximately 1 hour. The bus stops are located close to the cottage.
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How to get there
Airport: George Best Belfast City Airport: 22.0 km
Railway: Bangor: 16.0 km
Ferry: Belfast: 24.0 km
From Belfast International Airport
On leaving the airport follow the signs to Belfast. These will lead you on to the M2 motorway straight to Belfast. As you approach the end of the motorway (it broadens into 5 or 6 lanes), follow the signs for the M3 in the direction of Bangor/Newtownards. **As you pass George Best Airport on your left prepare to exit at the A55 Outer Ring/A20 Newtownards. Therein follow the signs for the A20 to Newtownards. * As you approach Newtownards you will come to a major roundabout. Follow the signs for Portaferry along the A20. Greyabbey is situated 7 miles outside of Newtownards. When you reach the roundabout in Greyabbey, take the first left along Main Street. At the T-junction take a right onto Church Street. Rose Cottage is located on your left hand side....
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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