Kerry Way Cottage

Castlecove, County Kerry (Ref. 19379)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Situated on a hillside overlooking the sea and close to the village of Castlecove is this contemporary detached cottage. Boasting spectacular views, this modern Castlecove cottage features accommodation set entirely on the ground floor with three quality bedrooms, a spacious kitchen and dining area and a welcoming sitting room, complete with an atmospheric open fire. The additional summer room allows guests to relax and enjoy the stunning panoramic views across the bay to the Beara Peninsula. You can also retire to the garden to enjoy unrivalled tranquillity in this peaceful location surrounded by some of the most spectacular scenery in Ireland! The quaint village of Castlecove lies on the famous Ring of Kerry which is renowned as one of the most scenic drives in all of Ireland. There are lots of attractions nearby with unspoilt golden beaches such as those at White Strand and Derrynane. Children will love the various activities available including watersports and horse riding. Take a trip to the popular towns of Kenmare and Waterville to experience authentic Irish culture at its best and there's always a friendly welcome afforded at any of the local pubs and restaurants. Take a boat trip to view the mystical Skellig Islands, walk the Kerry Way and make the most of the beautiful landscapes or just sit back and relax and let time pass you by in this fantastic Castlecove cottage.



Ground floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC
  • Fitted kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Summer room


  • Oil central heating with open fire in sitting room
  • Electric oven
  • Gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Freeview & DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books & games
  • Oil & electric charged by meter reading
  • Starter pack for open fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned garden to front with furniture
  • Shop, pub & beach 2 miles


  • This property used to be called Sweeney Cottage

About the location


Sneem 9 miles; Waterville 12 miles; Kenmare 25 miles.

Driving times:

  • Kerry Airport - 50.1 miles; 1hr 28 mins
  • Cork Ferry - 94.6 miles; 2hrs 18 mins


  • Nearest shop; 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; 2 miles
  • Nearest town; Waterville, 13.4 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Ring of Kerry - 179 km of circular scenic road to drive, walk or cycle
  • Waterville - The premier tourist centre on the Ring of Kerry, and home to a fantastic beach
  • Killarney National Park - Ireland's first National Park, encompassing lakes, mountains and forest
  • Valentia Island - Home to the Fogher Sea Cliffs, Glanleam House and the Skelligs
  • Sneem - A colourful, lively town with great shops and tea rooms, known as the 'knot in the Ring of Kerry'.

Day trip:

  • Kenmare - The popular town of Kenmare has wonderful restaurants, galleries and boutiques
  • MacGillycuddy's Reeks - At the centre of the Iveragh Peninsula, this mountain range provides fantastic walking