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20th Dec 2016

PICS: This Irish Cottage Has Just Been Named The Best Beach Holiday Home In Europe


The next time you’re searching for a top-class getaway, look no further than Thatcher’s Rest.

Located in Bettystown, County Meath, the cottage just won Best Beach Holiday Home at the 2016 European Home Holiday Awards in Brussels.

Entries came from 23 countries across the continent, yet this little gem managed to grab the top spot.

However, once you’ve seen what’s on offer, that’s not entirely surprising.

Cottage 1
Cottage 2

The picturesque accommodation can house up to six people, and here are some of its key features:

  • Stunning sea views from the big bay window complete with window seat
  • Large open plan lounge with vaulted oak beamed ceiling, feature stone fireplace, solid oak flooring
  • Fully fitted farmhouse pine kitchen
  • Utility room (washing machine, tumble dryer) with separate WC
  • Three bedrooms one master suite, one double and one twin en-suite
  • Two luxury full sized bathrooms en-suite (walk in power showers, separate double ended baths, under floor heating, heated towel rails & fitted hair dryers) bathrobes, slippers and toiletries
  • Gas fired central heating and double glazing throughout
  • The master and twin bedrooms share a sunny west facing patio
Cottage 3
Cottage 4
Cottage 5

To learn more about Thatcher’s Rest, click here.

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