Kenmare Bay Cottage

Kenmare, County Kerry (Ref. 927027)


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

The property

This delightful semi-detached holiday home is situated one mile from the town of Kenmare, overlooking Kenmare Bay, in County Kerry. This well-presented cottage is an ideal base for a family or group of friends wanting to explore the Wild Atlantic Way or the world-famous Ring of Kerry. Upstairs there are three comfortable bedrooms, with the master boasting an en-suite shower room, and with an additional family bathroom, there’ll be no queueing in the mornings! Downstairs the open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area provides space for everyone to get together and enjoy scrumptious family meals. After eating, relax in the sitting area by the warming open fire and plan your adventures for the following day. The communal lawn to the front of the property is ideal for the children to run off any excess energy at the end of the day, whilst you relax with a book or a refreshing cold drink at the picnic table. Why not stroll down to Kenmare Bay and paddle in the water or venture into the town with its array of local shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs with live traditional music? For golf enthusiasts, practise your swing at the nearby Kenmare Golf Course with its views over Kenmare Bay. The surrounding area has superb scenery that can be enjoyed by a leisurely stroll or a bike ride. A short drive will take you to the Ring of Kerry and the Wild Atlantic Way where breathtaking vistas await you and photo opportunities are in abundance. This fabulous cottage is a fantastic destination whatever you choose to do.



Ground Floor

  • Open plan living area with…
  • Kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area with open fire
  • Utility
  • Basin & WC

First Floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • Two twin bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC


  • Electric storage heaters with open fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Power charged via meter reading. First €25 of power & starter pack for fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned garden with patio & furniture, plus front communal lawn
  • Shop & pub 1 mile


  • A path from the front garden leads to the edge of Kenmare Bay, children to be supervised at all times

About the location


Glengarriff 19 miles; Killarney 25 miles.

Driving times:

  • Kerry Airport - 36 miles; 54 mins
  • Cork ferry – 66.3 miles; 1 hr 35 mins


  • Nearest shop; Kenmare, 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; Kenmare, 1 mile
  • Nearest town; Kenmare, 1 mile

On the doorstep:

  • Beara Peninsula - Rugged walking and cycling terrain, perfect for nature lovers, cyclists and walkers alike
  • Kenmare - The popular town of Kenmare has wonderful restaurants, galleries and boutiques
  • Killarney National Park - Explore this beautiful part of Ireland and admire the mountains, lakes and waterfalls
  • Ring of Kerry - Walk or drive this beautiful route, through scenic landscapes and stunning backdrops
  • Bay of Kenmare - A lovely bay overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
  • Beaches - There are many beautiful beaches in the area, both sandy and pebble
  • Derrynane National Historic Park - National Park with nature trails, dunes, a mansion and tiny abbey accessible at low tide
  • Glanleam House - Beautiful house and sub-tropical gardens
  • Kerry Way - Great walking trail with varying terrains and beautiful surroundings
  • Lough Leane - The largest of Killarney's three lakes offering mirror-like waters where you can fish, enjoy boat trips or simply take walks, watching put for the abundant wildlife.
  • Ring of Kerry Golf Club - Large golf club on the coast with stunning bay views
  • Seafari - Take the Seafari cruise and spot dolphins and porpoise off the coast of Kenmare

Day trip:

  • Banna Strand - Lovely sandy beach, great for a family day out
  • Tralee - A lovely town in County Kerry and home to the Tralee Aqua Dome
  • Cork City - Explore this upbeat city, alive with shops and bars, with the chance of a whale watching boat trip from the harbour
  • Dingle Peninsula - Beautiful tip of Ireland with beaches, mountains and lovely scenery
  • Fogher Sea Cliffs - Sea cliffs on the Geokaun Mountain, highest mountains on Valentia Island
  • Kerry Way - Great walking trail with varying terrains and beautiful surroundings
  • Kinsale - Renowned as the "gourmet capital of Ireland", this town has a rich history and a marina housing luxury yachts
  • Sheep's Head Peninsula - The headland between Bantry Bay and Dunmanus Bay boasting great scenery and varied terrain, perfect for walkers
  • Skelligs - Two small steep rocky islands on the Iveragh Peninsula, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Slieve Mish - Mountain range at the neck of the Dingle Peninsula
  • Tralee Aqua Dome - One of Ireland's largest indoor water parks, sky high flume, whirlpool, steam room and sauna
  • Valentia Island - Home to the Fogher Sea Cliffs, Glanleam House and the Skelligs