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Ballinskelligs, County Kerry (Ref. 10897)

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

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 welcoming, detached cottage, boasting spectacular views of the countryside, lies just 1.2 miles from the coastal village of Ballinskelligs, County Kerry. Perfect for a large group of friends or family, this beautiful Ballinskelligs cottage offers four bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom for added convenience. The spacious sitting room in this charming Ballinskelligs cottage boasts a warming open fire, perfect for gathering the family round and enjoying a cold glass of wine. The dining area is a good space for tasty meals in the evenings and the well-equipped kitchen offers spectacular views you can enjoy while you make your breakfast in the mornings. Outside this delightful Kerry cottage, you have a front lawned garden with furniture where you can take in the fresh Kerry air and enjoy your wonderful surroundings, and if you feel like dining alfresco on those sunny Ballinskelligs days, why not strike up the BBQ? Ballinskelligs is a beautiful village surrounded by magnificent landscapes; a walker's paradise. For a more adventurous visit, why not partake in a spot of surfing or kayaking? And with the wide range of restaurants, bars and pubs, you can enjoy Ballinskelligs into the early hours. Further afield you have the picturesque village of Waterville. Here, you can enjoy long strolls down the beautiful Waterville coast and dip your toes into the ocean. In the evenings, there are many friendly Irish pubs waiting to welcome you with open arms and with the traditional music playing make sure you're wearing your dancing shoes! Don't miss out on this wonderful Ballinskelligs cottage for your trip to the gorgeous county of Kerry.



Ground floor

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

First floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom with basin
  • One family bedroom with 3 singles
  • Second sitting room


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven & gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Saorview & DVD
  • WiFi
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Travel cot & highchair
  • 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 26090, 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:

  • Valentia Island - Home to the Skellig Rocks and Glanleam House
  • Cahersiveen - Lively coastal town with a variety of pubs, cafes and restaurants
  • Caherdaniel Stone Fort - A fine stone fort in excellent repair, with views to the Skelligs

Day trip:

  • Kerry Way - Great walking through town and country
  • Killarney National Park - Spend restful hours among the waterfalls, lakes and mountains