It’s October! and we hope all is good with you! We’re having a superb Indian Summer, warm sunny days, wonderfully high tides, lots of colour still in the gardens, the butterflies are having a ball so all is well with our world.

Butterflies on sedum in the gardens

New Website

We are delighted to launch our new website with thanks to Mark Allen at Intared Web Solutions for his excellent web work and to Photographer Trevor Hart for his superb photographs of both the interiors and exteriors of The Cottages. We hope you love the results as much as we do.

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Walking Guide

One of the many additions to the website includes a full walking guide for the surrounding area, encompassing the Cooley Mountains to the north, the Dublin Mountains to the south and the Boyne Valley to the west. A huge range of walks for all levels with a hard copy guide available in your cottage to help you decide.

Download the Walking Guide

Resting on Clogerhead

Photo Prints

Eimhear Collins photographic prints are now available in The Cottages, Eimhear is an enourmously talented local photographer who is gaining wide recognition for her wonderful work.
Eimhear Collins

Boyne Estuary
Evening light on the Boyne Estuary • Eimhear Collins

Ireland's Ancient East

Ireland’s Ancient East will launch in 2016 which is very exciting. It will give The Boyne Valley it’s deserved ranking on the ladder of World Destinations building on the wealth of historical and cultural assets in the East of Ireland. We’ll keep you posted as the campaign unfolds; in the meantime keep an eye out for the build up.

Visit our Ireland’s Ancient East page.


Photo Competition

Yes, it’s that time of year again. How about reliving those great memories and sending us some of your favourite shots. The winning prize is a Complimentary 3 night stay for 4 at The Cottages. So here you go, if you’re not in you can’t win!

Enter the Photo Competition

Looking through the flowers to the beach

Rate Changes

We have after 12 years decided that it‘s necessary to increase and restructure our rates a little. We are however delighted to say our Special Offers and Late Availability rates are still in place.

Lock in great rates for your 2016 stay

Great benefits to making an Early Booking for 2016.

  1. 15% Early Bird discount on stays of 5 nights and over.
  2. A strong pound giving you an additional 27% discount, plus there are excellent exchange rates on the dollar, savings can really add up.
  3. Most importantly you’re not disappointed!

Book your Cottage for 2016

Halloween Half Term

We have limited availability for the Halloween half-term break or try one of our Autumn/Winter Romantic Specials.

  • A 3 night stay at The Cottages.
  • Together with Bubbles and Dinner for 2 at a choice of local restaurants.
  • €420 all inclusive for 2 people sharing.

A pumpkin carved by Anna at the Cottages

We continue to work to improve your holiday experience, here are some of the additions since our Spring 2015 Newsletter.

Upgrading of all our boilers to Worcester Bosch to provide an even warmer welcome this autumn, winter.

Installation of an AED and staff training for extra peace of mind, we have your well being at heart.

Additional landscaping and fencing to make the gardens and environs an even more enticing place to spend time throughout the year.

Have a great rest of year and we look forward to
welcoming you back to The Cottages sometime soon.

With warm regards,
Roger Liz and all the Team