Kilkeana Farm House is situated at the foot of the hills
overlooking Kenmare Bay.
The geographical location allows easy access to all
three peninsulas on the South West Coast, Beara, Iveragh,
(Ring of Kerry) and Dingle.
Situated on a family run farm adjoining the 15,000 Hectare
Killarney National Park, this Board Failte approved
holiday home offers the following accommodation.
House Consists of:
UPSTAIRS: 2 Double Bedrooms both en suite
GROUND FLOOR: Kitchen/Dining room, Sitting room, Jacuzzi Bathroom and
Washer/Dryer, Fridge, Cooking Facilities, Dishwasher, Microwave, Bed Linen,
Towels, T.V., Video / DVD Recorder, FREE wood for wood burning stove.
Welcome Pack on arriaval.
ESB and Oil extra.
Kenmare by the sea, nestles among the mountains
of Cork and Kerry, hence its Gaelic name "NEIDIN"
meaning "Little Nest". The charming picturesque
town of Kenmare is a good example of one of Ireland's
On entering Kenmare, visitors are immediately captivated
by the town's enchanting appearance and the genuinely
welcoming atmosphere. Brightly coloured houses and shops,
bars, restaurants, create the perfect backdrop to what will
prove to be a memorable holiday.
There is a range of restaurants to suit all
your tastes (and your pocket!), whether you
prefer to relax and enjoy fine dining or sit
in a local pub and feast on wild mussels fresh
from the cleanest waters in Europe - Kenmare
is the place to be.
Within easy reach of Kenmare are the uncrowded hills and mountains of Cork and Kerry. To the North lies 'The MacGillycuddy Reeks, Ireland's highest peak 'Carrantuohill'(1013 meters), also there are seven other Munroes (Mountains over 1000 meters) and forty peaks over 600 meters. To the South of Kenmare are the gentle Cahas covered with a rich layer of Blanket bog which stretch from Gougane Barra to the Atlantic Ocean.
For the moderate walker there are many traditional and marked routes. Prime among these are the Kerry Way, some of the Republic's longest walkways with marked trails. Maps and accurate route descriptions are available locally. Organised guided walks operate on a regular basis.
Guide available to bring you to Carrauntoohil the highest mountain in Ireland which is in view of Kilkeana Farm House or Mount Brandon the noted Pilgrimage Mountain.
If you want to cover a little more ground, but at your own pace cycling
is the perfect way to tour the beautiful countryside surrounding Kenmare.
Information is available on a large number of routes and bicycles can
be hired locally.
Two bicycles available for guest use.
Canoeing, snorkelling, sailing, waterskiing and windsurfing are some of the
watersports available. Daily cruises are available from Kenmare pier to explore
the wildlife and scenary surrounding Kenmare.
The area is a paradise for anglers with crystal clear rivers and lakes, deep sea
angling and shore fishing.
GOLF / PITCH & PUTT
The Kenmare golf course is close by the town with the Ring of Kerry Golf
and Country Club a few miles away. Others include Killarney (32km),
Waterville (64km) and Ballybunion (74km). A pitch & putt and driving
range are also only a couple of miles away.
Explorethe hills and beaches around Kenmare on horseback. First class
horses and ponies are available from local stables. Kenmare's location on both the Ring of Kerry and Beara makes it the ideal base for sightseeing in this
most scenic and beautiful part of the world. Daily guided coach tours are
Main farming enterprises in the area is beef and sheep. Animals produced in
an environment as close to natural organic production as one can get. A visit to the local - twice weekly livestock market is a must.Read more
Kilkeana Farm House - Surrounded By A Working Farm Kenmare, County Kerry, Ireland
Additional Location Information
Car is not necessary
Last updated on June 04, 2014
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