Perfect for a unique self-catering holiday in West Cork, the Chavenage Apartment is a first floor lodging set in an 18th-century castle. The apartment has a lovely studio layout and sits by the seashore in Castletownshend.
Chavenage is a self-catering apartment located in the tower of an 18th-century castle in Castletownshend, West County Cork. The apartment has its own entrance up an outside stairway to the first floor. Off the hallway there is a well-equipped kitchen, shower room and the main room, which is a large bed/sitting room. It has an open fire and is centrally heated. The main room has lovely views over the sea to the south and the grounds to the east. The apartment has oil-fired central heating. Other amenities include radio with CD player and TV with DVD player. Outside there is a large terrace with tables and chairs that overlooks the sea.
The grounds and gardens are extensive and there is a stony beach from which kayaks and a rowing boat can be hired. The village of Castletownshend has 2 pubs, a restaurant and a shop. Nearby 5 miles away) is the market town of Skibbereen with supermarkets, banks, doctors, dentists, chemists, restaurants etc. While staying in Castletownshend, visitors will find many ways to pass the time. The village is home to a number of pubs, a restaurant, post office and shop. It also serves as an excellent touring base; as Skibbereen, Clonakilty, Bandon, Bantry, Cork City and Kinsale are within easy reach.