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Thatcher's Rest Cottage

The Cottages, Seabank

Thatcher's Rest Cottage
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Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2 full
1 half
Sleeps: 6
Property Type: Cottage

Property Description

Thatcher's Rest Cottage is a picture postcard cottage situated in a heavenly location on Bettystown beach just 25 minutes from Dublin Airport. The perfect base from which to explore The Boyne Valley and Ireland's Ancient East.

Thatcher's Rest Cottage is one of six exclusive luxury cottages, owned and run by Roger and Liz Pickett, offering a personal service and a family tradition dating back to 1908. It recently won the European Holiday Home Association Award for Best Holiday Beach House 2016!

This bright and spacious cottage with stunning sea views features a large open plan lounge with vaulted oak beams, solid oak floors and a feature stone fireplace. The fully fitted farmhouse kitchen has everything you could need to make this a home from home.

This idyllic cottage offers accommodation for up to six guests over three bedrooms, 2 doubles and 1 twin bedroom with two single beds. The master suite and twin bedroom both benefit from luxury en-suite bathrooms. Complimentary slippers and bathrobes are provided during your stay.

Set amongst picturesque organic flower gardens and fronting over six miles of sandy beach this really is the perfect place to stretch your limbs and ease your mind. The gardens also house a private and secure play area with tree house, play house and swings for the little ones to enjoy.

Beyond the gates there is a myriad of things to do too, walking, fishing, horse riding are all within easy reach. There are over 40 golf courses within an hours drive form your cottage door. UNESCO World Hesitate site of Newgrange, in the heart of The Boyne Valley, is just 20 minutes away. Whilst family fun activities such as Tayto Park and Funtasia Waterpark are all within easy reach too. Dublin airport is just 25 minutes away, with the city centre just 45 minutes by luxury coach.

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Thatcher's Rest CottageThatcher's Rest Cottage
Great beach side locationGreat beach side location
Fully fitted farmhouse kitchen.Fully fitted farmhouse kitchen.
Thatcher's Rest lounge with stunning sea viewsThatcher's Rest lounge with stunning sea views
Master bedroom with luxury en suiteMaster bedroom with luxury en suite
Double bedroom Double bedroom
Twin bedroom with luxury ensuite & garden terraceTwin bedroom with luxury ensuite & garden terrace
One of the luxury bathroomsOne of the luxury bathrooms
Six miles of sandy beach await you...Six miles of sandy beach await you... stretch your limbs and ease your stretch your limbs and ease your mind
Picturesque organic flower gardens.Picturesque organic flower gardens.
offering a little oasis to escape from it alloffering a little oasis to escape from it all
Over 300 years of tradition and charm.Over 300 years of tradition and charm.
Race day from the gardens, 3 furlong mark.Race day from the gardens, 3 furlong mark.
The sound of thundering hooves on sandThe sound of thundering hooves on sand
In The Boyne Valley, Ireland's Ancient EastIn The Boyne Valley, Ireland's Ancient East
UNESCO World Heritage Site, Newgrange UNESCO World Heritage Site, Newgrange
Over 40 great golf courses within an hours driveOver 40 great golf courses within an hours drive
Wonderful walks with easy reachWonderful walks with easy reach
Nearby historic town of DroghedaNearby historic town of Drogheda


This property has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6 people

Bedroom Beds Sleeps Comments
Bedroom 1 1 King, 1 Crib 2 Crib on request
Bedroom 2 1 Queen, 1 Double 2
Bedroom 3 2 Single/Twin 2

Crib, high chair or booster chair on request.


This property has 3 bathrooms

Bathroom Type Features Comments
Bathroom1 full Toilet, Tub, Shower
Bathroom 2 full Toilet, Tub, Shower
Bathroom3 half Toilet

Extra large power showers.

Double ended baths/tubs.


Under floor heated tiles.

Heated towel rails.

Big fluffy towels all supplied

More Amenities

Category Amenities
Activities CyclingWalkingFishingGolfHorseback RidingSwimming
Attractions ArboretumBotanical GardenEco TourismHospitalTheme ParksATM/BankLaundromatPlaygroundWater ParksChurchesFitness CenterLibraryCinemasForestsBay/SoundGroceriesRecreation CenterShoppingRestaurants
Leisure BeachcombingBird WatchingLive TheaterSound/Bay FishingDeepSea FishingFly FishingSight SeeingFreshwater FishingOutlet Shopping
Nearby Facilities, Attractions, and Services Golf Privileges OptionalBabysittingMedical ServicesMassage TherapistRestaurantsRuinsScenic DrivesZoo
Kitchen Fully Equipped KitchenGrillMicrowaveStove Top BurnersClothes DryerOvenWashing MachineIron & BoardRefrigeratorDish WasherCooking UtensilsFreezerToaster
Entertainment TelevisionDVDSatellite Or CableBooksStereo SystemToys KidsCdGames KidsRadioVCR
Internet Wireless Internet
Outside GardenOutdoor Grill CharcoalChild's SwingPatio Stone/ConcreteTerraceParkingParking Off StreetWalkway To WaterGarden ChairsBeach Chairs
General Gated CommunityFireplace
Onsite Services Housekeeper Included
Onsite Equipment HousekeeperBarbecueDeck WoodSand Box

Property Rates

Based on 70 euro per person per night

Rate Category Period Rates Minimum Stay
Default Rate 1-Jan-2018
€420 per Night
3 night(s)

*** Default rates are subject to change. Please confirm the rates prior to booking.

3-night minimum stay.

Low Occupancy Rate for 4 people in Thatcher's Rest Cottage, subject to availability.
Other Cottages available so please do contact with your dates if your preferred dates are unavailable in Thatcher's Rest Cottage.

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Property Location

Thatcher's Rest Cottage

The Cottages
Bettystown, Co. Meath

Location Type: Beach

The owner advises that a car is recommended for this location.

Location Information

Come and explore the mysterious and ancient mystery of the Boyne Valley, stretch your limbs and ease your mind on miles of sandy beach or sip a Guinness in the heart of Dublin's vibrant centre. The Cottages are an ideal location to sample the best Ireland has to offer with this City and Coast combo. Heritage pre-dating the Pyramids at Newgrange, just 20 minutes away, at the World Heritage Site of Bru na Boinne which translates as the Bend in the River, settlement over 5,000 years old.

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Owner Information

Roger and Liz Pickett

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Contact Language(s):
English, French

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