I am a retired botanist and museum curator, and live locally, so can help you to get the most out of your stay with local tips; we aim to ensure you have a relaxing and enjoyable stay, and will willingly help with information if required. All the restoration in Owl Cottage was done by us, and we have provided lots of information on the cottage and its garden, and the coast and its history (and pre-history), in order that you may get the best from your stay.
If you are interested, we would be happy to take you on a guided tour of the gardens in which the cottage is set.
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Reviewed by Real Travelers
A 5 minute walk from the Gobbins Cliffs, with their Victorian walkway, Owl Cottage is a stone-built dwelling over 200 years old, which offers a private haven for visitors, with all the attributes of an old-fashioned home, but with modern facilities. A charming living room with an inglenook fireplace and glass-fronted stove…
4 guest reviews
100% of guests would stay again
Left on Jun 11, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
Owl cottage is precious, the owners just as precious, wished they would have adopted me. The area of Larne county that this cottage is located on is a magical place, called Isle Magee. Not to far from civilization, and has a wonderful local grocer and ice cream parlor. If you like to garden go no further, hosts are both horticulturists and charming as can be. The cottage is extra comfortable … See more
Cat000Demorest, Demorest Ga.