Glor an Sruthan

Ballinskelligs, County Kerry (Ref. 26090)

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

Ballinskelligs Cottages

Ballinskelligs 1.2 miles. These two well-presented, detached cottages sit close to the coastal village of Ballinskelligs in County Kerry. Located just off the Ring of Kerry on the Skellig Ring, these Ballinskelligs cottages sit side by side in a lovely setting, each enjoying panoramic sea views. Excellently located within walking distance to a superb sandy beach, these coastal cottages near Ballinskelligs both offer four bedrooms, making them ideal for a family or a group of friends wishing to spend time together in beautiful County Kerry. With wonderful views of the water from the front of each of these Kerry cottages, you can relax outside with a cool drink and enjoy planning your holiday. There is plenty to do in the surrounding area with the village of Ballinskelligs offering a variety of amenities and activities for all ages, plus Skellig Chocolate Factory is only a 10 minute drive away. Take a boat trip across to the Skellig Islands and observe a different sight of the stunning rugged coastline, catching a glimpse of the Christian ruins on Skellig Michael, and the puffins that populate this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Skellig Michael was also a location for the filming of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Spend a sunny day relaxing on the Blue Flag beach, or try the water activities that are available daily. Other attractions include wonderful nearby walking and cycling routes, golf courses, galleries and museums, so whatever the weather, you will be spoilt for choice. These spacious Ballinskelligs cottages provide comfortable, quality accommodation; the perfect choice for your Kerry holiday.

The property

This detached, coastal cottage offering panoramic views of beautiful Ballinskelligs Bay lies just 1.2 miles from the seaside village of Ballinskelligs, County Kerry. Perfect for a large group of friends wanting to explore this fantastic part of Ireland, this Ballinskelligs cottage is perfectly situated so you can explore County Kerry and the surrounding areas. Sleeping up to eight people and offering four bedrooms and three bathrooms, this Kerry cottage is spacious, bright and airy to offer you a comfortable stay. Spectacular sea views can be enjoyed from the well-equipped kitchen and dining area as well as the separate dining room, a perfect backdrop to your evenings together. Outside your pretty Ballinskelligs cottage, you have a well-presented, lawned garden with furniture and BBQ so you can find a quiet spot, take in the beautiful views and read a good book in the Kerry sunshine. Nearby Ballinskelligs has plenty to offer. With its beautiful Blue Flag beaches and varied landscapes, there are many activities to fill your days. From horse riding to watersports, there is something for everyone in Ballinskelligs. Just a short drive will bring you to the lively market town of Cahersiveen. Known as the shopping centre of south Kerry, you can shop til' you drop here. In the evenings, you can visit one of the many friendly pubs or bars for a pint of the black stuff while you listen to the traditional Irish music playing in the background. A fantastic Ballinskelligs cottage, perfectly situated to make the most of this wonderful part of Kerry.



Ground floor

  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with electric fire
  • One double bedroom
  • Bathroom with sunken bath, shower over, basin & WC

First floor

  • Sitting room (seats 5)
  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom with sink


  • Oil central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven & gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Saorview & DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel & power included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • No smoking


  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned front garden with furniture & BBQ
  • Shop 2 mins walk, pub & beach 10 mins walk


  • This cottage can be booked with Ref 10897, together they sleep 17.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Waterville 8 miles; Portmagee 10 miles; Cahersiveen 10 miles.

Driving times:

  • Kerry Airport - 47.8 miles; 1hr 17 mins
  • Cork Ferry - 105 miles, 2hrs 33 mins


  • Nearest shop; 2 mins walk
  • Nearest pub; 10 mins walk
  • Nearest town; Cahersiveen, 9 miles
  • Nearest village; Ballinskelligs, 1.2 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Cahersiveen - A bustling town with lots to see and do
  • Skellig Rocks - A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Day trip:

  • Valentia Island - A small island off the Ring of Kerry steeped in history
  • Glanleam House - Beautiful house and sub-tropical gardens
  • Ring of Kerry - Looped trail ideal for walking or driving