St Brendan's

Portmagee, County Kerry (Ref. 939392)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Portmagee 3 miles. This lovely detached bungalow is in an isolated location close to the town of Portmagee in County Kerry. Perfect for friends and families who wish to get away from it all and appreciate the fabulous views from the cottage. From the front door there is a sitting room with comfy seating and a living-flame gas fire to snuggle around if the weather gets colder. There is a well-equipped kitchen with dining area enjoying beautiful views across to the mountains beyond. The outside utility room is home to the tumble dryer. Beautiful views are also to be had from all the three double bedrooms. Finally, the accommodation is complete with a lovely shower room. Outside this cosy cottage there is a garden with furniture where you can sit and relax with a coffee or glass of wine, whilst planning your adventures for the next day. After walking in the nearest small fishing village of Portmagee, home to a good selection of shops and pubs and famous for its fresh fish with plentiful seafood restaurants you can drive on to the town of Cahersiveen, which offers cafes, traditional pubs and restaurants if you wish to take the night off from cooking. Close to the cottage is the 1 acre coastal site of the Transatlantic Cable which links Europe to the United States, located on Valentia Island and with views of Foilhommerum Bay and the Skellig rocks. It includes the ruin of the 150-year-old Anglo-American Cable House. Visit the wonderful Valentia Island and the Skellig Chocolate Factory is just a short drive away, where you can watch the chocolate being made before enjoying a snack and a coffee. Also, while in the area, take a drive along the world-famous Ring of Kerry and marvel its truly spectacular coastal and inland scenery.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Three double bedrooms. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with gas fire. External utility.

Amenities

Gas central heating with gas fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Enclosed garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 3 miles. Beach 1 mile.

About the location

PORTMAGEE, COUNTY KERRY

Cahersiveen 10 miles.

Portmagee is a small fishing village situated on the south western most tip of the Iveragh Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland. Known as the gateway to Valentia Island, Portmagee is also located on the Skellig Ring, an offshoot of the stunning Ring of Kerry, which is home to the amazing Skellig Rock. Portmagee offers pubs, restaurants and Irish dancing, which takes place twice a week all year round. The famous Skellig Island Boat Trips are only 2 minutes from the village, while the area also offers great walking on the Kerry Way, magnificent scenery, great cycling routes, diving, angling, horse riding, Heritage Centres including The Skellig Experience, and some of the best sandy beaches in the country. The town of Cahersiveen is 10 miles away, boasting an excellent harbour and marina offering sailing, trout and salmon fishing and deep-sea angling opportunities. Cahersiveen also offers traditional pubs, cafés, restaurants, interesting craft and antique shops, and monthly street fairs selling curiosities and local produce. Some scenes for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were filmed in the area, so you can follow in the footsteps of Luke Skywalker and friends and pretend to be Jedi warrior!