Cottages by the Sea

Welcome to our selection of holiday cottages by the sea. These properties include cottages on the beach, harbour-side properties, seaside holiday homes and cottages with beautiful sea views: all are within walking distance of the beach, cliff, harbour or sea.

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Doagh Cottage & The Calf House

nr. Portsalon, Co. Donegal.

Sleeps 7. Offering splendid views down Lough Swilly and over to the Inishowen Peninsula, this former farm cottage has been carefully renovated to retain many original features. The separate self-contained apartment known as The Calf House sleeps 2. Cottage Code: W32118.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Gaoth Saile

Spiddal, nr. Inverin, Co. Galway.

Sleeps 6. Complete with its own games room and tennis court, this charming thatched cottage boasts stunning Atlantic sea views. The nearby lively village of Spiddal features traditional Irish crofts, restaurants and pubs. Cottage Code: W31903.

  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Ocean Wave

Caherdaniel, Co. Kerry.

Sleeps 8. From its elevated setting, this detached holiday property overlooks the beach at Derrynane. The golden sandy beach, rock pools, sandy and rocky coves are all within easy walking distance, with trips from the harbour to historic Skelligs Rock. Cottage Code: YVV.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Johannah’s Cottage

Caherdaniel, Co. Kerry.

Sleeps 5. This traditional holiday cottage is just a mile from a wide sandy beach. Set on the owner’s sheep farm and enjoying far-reaching views of Kenmare Bay and the Slieve Miskish mountains, the property offers lovely walks from the door. Cottage Code: YCH.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Agay

Agay, nr. Fréjus, Cote-d'Azur.

Sleeps 2. Set on the ground floor of a distinctive towered property, this comfortable holiday apartment overlooks the picturesque bay known as le Golfe d’Agay, or Gulf of Agay. With its own covered patio area, it is just a walk away from a sandy beach. Cottage Code: FCV075.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Camuri

Levanto, Tuscany.

Sleeps 4. Overlooking a tree lined square in the seaside town of Levanto, this cosy apartment is set within an historic former palace. Known as the “Hidden Gem” of the Italian Riviera, Levanto has an interesting old centre with good restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: ILL432.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Nicholl’s House

Portnoo, Co. Donegal.

Sleeps 8. Every window of this architecturally designed holiday property enjoys a picture postcard view of the panoramic scene below. Inishkeel Island and Gweebara Bay are the focal view from the first floor balcony, accessed from the living area. Cottage Code: W31137.

  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • 20th Century

Villa Paradiso

Santa Flavia, nr. Palermo, Sicily.

Sleeps 10. With several terraces all enjoying beautiful views of the crystal clear waters of the bay of Aspra, this stunning holiday villa is the ideal base for exploring the area. Alternatively, sit back, relax, and sample the local seafood and wine. Cottage Code: ISS404.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • 20th Century

Ardura Beg Cottage

Ballydehob, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 5. Set in a wonderfully secluded location just 50 yards from the sea, this nicely designed and furnished cottage has a cosy and romantic feel. Boasting spectacular views over Roaring Water Bay, it is surrounded by a colourful gardens. Cottage Code: YLV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Drishane Cottage

nr. Skibbereen, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 4. This cosy old holiday property stands alone on a secluded headland, with direct access to a sandy beach below. Sympathetically renovated to a very good standard, it lies within the Loch Hyne Conservation Area with its marine nature reserve. Cottage Code: ZCC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century