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Birch Eco Cottage

Beautiful off grid self-catering cottage for 2, eco-friendly and in stunning countryside of the Mourne Mountains in County Down

County Down, Northern Ireland

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Booking Enquiry Website

Birch Cottage is Northern Ireland's only totally off grid self-catering cottage. It sleeps 2 people in either 1 super king-size bed or in 2 singles.

It is designed to be as environmentally friendly as possible. On the farm, fruits, vegetables and herbs are grown, chickens and horses kept and wood fuel for heating and cooking is grown. The cottage is powered by sun and wind and built with chemical-free materials. It is Tourism NI 4* rated and Green Tourism Gold rated. Birch Cottage is the perfect countryside experience without sacrificing comfort.

Bedding & towels are included, there is underfloor heating and a wood-burning stove.

Birch Cottage is located on grounds with several acres of birch woodland, an orchard and vegetable gardens. There are beautiful mountain and woodland views over private woodland and it is close to forest parks, Mourne Mountains, and to the sea. For cycling tours, bikes are available for hire.

On the farm, courses of woodturning, basket making, spoon carving or permaculture are also offered.

Prices start at £45 per night in winter, plus a one-off £15 cleaning fee. There is a 10% discount for stays longer than 5 nights.

The cottage is only suitable for 2 adults, no children.

No pets. Trained assistance dogs are welcome if notified at the time of booking.

Please click the Booking Enquiry link above to get in touch. Or the Website link to reach their own website.

Room Types:

  • Double Ensuite


  • Low < £85

Nearest Airport: Belfast International


  • Car parking
Eco friendly
Wood burning stove
Self catering
Double bed
cosy living room