Kate's Cottage

Knightstown, Valentia Island, County Kerry (Ref. 17408)


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

The property

Knightstown 1 mile. A lovely detached cottage situated close to the village of Knightstown on Valentia Island, County Kerry. This single-storey cottage has a welcoming atmosphere and is an ideal base for families or friends who wish to discover the attractions in the Kerry region. Your Valentia Island cottage offers three bedrooms, including one with an en-suite shower, as well as a main bathroom, plus the living area consist of a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with a warming open fire. Sit in front of the open fire, whilst reading a good book, or relax and discuss with everyone in your party about what to do next on your Irish holiday. Views across the sea to the Kerry mainland can be seen from the large, rear lawned garden, and also available is off road parking for two cars. Just over a mile away is the fishing village of Knightstown with its shops, pubs and cafés and is the location of the car ferry that crosses the short distance between the island and the mainland. You can also access the mainland via a road bridge, which is situated approx. 4 miles away from this cottage in County Kerry. The Skellig Islands can be accessed via boat, or admire the Fogher Sea Cliffs, which are nearby, plus the famous Ring of Kerry are within driving distance and there are many unspoilt beaches in the area. ThisKnightstown cottage is an ideal place for enjoying your Irish self-catering holiday.



Ground floor

  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin & WC
  • One twin bedroom
  • One single bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, basin & WC
  • Kitchen with dining area (seats 4)
  • Sitting room with open fire


  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with FreeSat
  • DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books & games
  • Fuel & power charged by meter reading
  • Starter pack for open fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Cot
  • No pets & no smoking


  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Lawned rear garden with furniture
  • Shop & pub in Knightstown, 1 mile

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas

This property sleeps 5 with 1 x double, 1 x twin and 1 x single until May 2019. From May 2019 onwards, this property will sleep 4 with 1 x double and 2 x singles.

About the location


Cahersiveen 15 miles; Kerry Airport 53 miles.

Driving times:

  • Kerry Airport -53 miles; 1 hr 22 mins
  • Cork ferry - 106 miles; 2 hrs 30 mins


  • Nearest shop; Knightstown, 1 mile
  • Nearest pub; Knightstown, 1 mile
  • Nearest town; Cahersiveen, 14 miles
  • Nearest village; Knightstown, 1 mile

On the doorstep:

  • Fogher Sea Cliffs - Geokaun Mountain is the highest on Valentia Island, and Fogher Cliffs are at its northern face
  • Skelligs - Take a boat out to this island, home to wonderful bird life

Day trip: