- 4 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Sleeps 10
Description from the owner
Large Kerry self-catering holiday home is a spacious detached house It has 4 bedrooms two very large rooms each with a King size bed and a single bed & two with Double beds all rooms with sea views, 3 bathrooms (one with jacuzzi bath) two large reception rooms and is fully equipped with everything to make your holiday an enjoyable one There are extras to make it a home from home e.g extra china & utensils a fully equipped picnic basket & beach mats among other things Condiments, such as olive oil, salt, pepper, spices etc and cleaning stuffs Even wellingtons & fishing equipment & lots more The extra large upstairs sitting room has two balconies...Read more
Coastal Cottage near sea beach and mountain views
Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, Ireland
Additional Location Information
The house is located walking distance the small village of Dungegan which has a wonderful art gallery run by Noelle (which has a seasonal restaurant) and pub. It is also just a short walk from the blue flag Ballinskelligs beach and Cable O'Leary's hotel and bar. There are lots of interesting walks in the area. The Blue Flag Beach is (300 meters ) 8 minutes walk from the house.
There is a variety of water sports on the beach. Also trips to the famous Skelligs Rock & Puffin Island from the local Pier.
The Art Center runs various art classes for children in the Summer.
"Innisfree House" is located in a designated "Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty". Surrounded by a almost an acre of private garden with stunning views of the Atlantic "Innisfree" makes an idyllic retreat for anyone that wishes to explore and enjoy the Southwest of Ireland. has some of the most scenic views across Balinskelligs Bay and is located just minutes walk from its famous Blue Flag beach. Welcome to the gorgeous coastal village of Dungeagan, Ballinskelligs a short step from the world-famous Ring of Kerry.
"Innisfree" is situated on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, overlooking Ballinskelligs Bay and surrounded by the McGillicuddy Reeks “Ireland's highest mountain range. It is the ideal location to explore a wide and varied range of outdoor activities, including walking, surfing, golfing, water sports and angling.
The outstanding, unspoilt beach, cliff walks, are but minutes walk away.
If you have not experienced the sunrise over the majestic Magillicuddy Reeks and Ballinskelligs Bay, or the sun setting over the Atlantic Ocean, then you have a wonderful treat in store.
Some of the nearby lakes and beaches attract anglers from all over Europe and there are fishing rods and tackle for use by anyone interested.
Ballinskelligs Watersports is based locally & on the beach you can hire out kayaks, scuba diving, boats and windsurfing. Local areas of interest include Valentia Island, Knightstown-Cahirciveen Ferry, Glanleam House Sub Tropical Gardens, Skellig Rocks Boat Trips, St Finians Bay (Surfing), Waterville & Skelligs & Dooks Golf Courses, Portmagee Village, Waterville Lake Fishing, Sailing and Kayaking, Ciall Rialaig Artist Retreat and Skelligs Chocolate Factory. Beautiful walks, cycles and drives. Award winning seafood restaurants within 10 minutes drive.
Waterville is just 10 minutes drive away and has two of the best links golf courses in the country. Other nearby activities include cycling, walking and horse riding. It is minutes walk from the Ballinskelligs Inn and Rosie's Tavern. A highlight is a boat trip from the local pier to the stunning Skellig Michael
Gold star: Ballinskelligs Kerry one of the best spots in world to gaze at Milky Way (website: hidden)
Southwest Kerry has been made an International Dark-Sky Gold Tier Reserve, the only place in the northern hemisphere to get the accreditation.
The announcement was made by the Arizona-based International Dark-Sky Association January 2014. It has also bestowed the accreditation on regions in Namibia and New Zealand.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats
Nearest airport, 40 miles
Nearest train station, 40 miles
Car is essential
Last updated on February 23, 2015
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- Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
- Housekeeping Optional
- High chair
- Central heating
- Hair dryer
- Towels Provided
- Soap/Shampoo Provided
- Washing Machine
- Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
- Corporate bookings allowed
- Clothes Dryer
- Local Guides/Maps
- Linens Provided
- Mountain Views
- Ocean or water views
- Secure parking space
- Stove or Oven
- DVD Player
- Satellite or cable TV
- Stereo or CD player
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Balcony or terrace
- 10 Dining chairs
- 20 Lounge chairs
- Pet friendly - ask
- Smoking allowed - no
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - yes
- Wheelchair accessible - ask