Boolteens near Castlemaine, County Kerry (Ref. 918591)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This delightful detached house is situated half a mile from the quiet village of Boolteens, close to Castlemaine Harbour in County Kerry. This superb cottage is the perfect base for families or friends who wish to explore this wonderful part of the Emerald Isle. This lovely property is set over two floors, with three of the four bedrooms on the first floor, including one that provides the convenience of an en-suite shower room, as there’s also a Jacuzzi bath in the main bathroom, ideal to relax in after a busy day exploring the area. On the ground floor there’s another bedroom and a shower room, along with the choice of two sitting areas. One of these is open plan with a kitchen and dining area and has a warming solid fuel stove, where you can unwind with your loved ones, whilst enjoying a warm drink. Alternatively, spend time reading a good novel in the other sitting room, which has a cosy open fire. There’s patio doors from the dining area that lead onto the lawned garden with patio, where you may wish to dine alfresco, or enjoy a morning coffee before exploring the area. The village of Boolteens can tend to your basic needs, and walks and cycling opportunities can be found in the close by. The Dingle Peninsula is within reach, as is the beautiful Killarney National Park, making this charming cottage a great base for your Irish getaway.



Ground floor

  • Open plan living area with...
  • Kitchen
  • Dining area (seats 6)
  • Sitting area (seats 5) with solid fuel stove
  • Utility
  • Sitting room (seats 5) with open fire
  • One twin bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin & WC

First floor

  • Two double bedrooms with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One family bedroom with 1 double & 1 single
  • Bathroom with corner Jacuzzi bath, hand-held shower, basin & WC


  • Oil central heating with solid fuel stove & open fire
  • Electric oven, gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Radio
  • WiFi
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove and fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot & highchair on request
  • No pets
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned gardens with patio & furniture
  • Shop & pub in Boolteens 8 mins walk

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

Wi-fi can be weak and intermittent

About the location


Castlemaine 2 miles; Tralee 12.5 miles; Dingle 25 miles.

Driving times:

  • Kerry Airport – 10 miles, 18 mins
  • Cork ferry – 83 miles, 2 hrs


  • Nearest shop; Boolteens, 8 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; Boolteens, 8 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Tralee, 12 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Tralee – A lively town boasting museums, shops and restaurants, along with a number of walking & cycling opportunities
  • Ring of Kerry - This wonderful part of Ireland offers fishing, golf, beaches, walking, pubs & restaurants
  • Dingle Peninsula - Home to the Slieve Mish mountain range and many glorious beaches

Day trip:

  • Killarney National Park - Spend restful hours among the waterfalls, lakes and mountains
  • Macgillycuddy's Reeks – A stunning mountain range, including the highest mountain in Ireland
  • Bantry Bay - Lovely town with great beaches