The Narrow Meadow

This delightful cottage is situated on the edge of the lovely village of Annascaul, at the foot of the Slieve Mountains, in County Kerry. It is a modern, well-presented new house in a wonderful location, ideally situated for touring this beautiful area. Inside this house the rooms are bright and spacious.

There is a large kitchen with dining area, a spacious sitting room with an open fire. 5 bedrooms, 4 double rooms and 1 twin room with sleeping capacity for 10 people and a beautiful private garden.

Please note this holiday home only accepts weekly bookings starting on a Saturday.
Annascaul is a village in the heart of the Dingle Peninsula, situated close to both the Slieve Mish mountains and the long sandy beach at Inch, Annascaul is a walker’s paradise. Hill and dale, sea, river, lake make an ever-changing pattern, with the wild flowers of Kerry blooming everywhere. It is also home to a number of pubs and accommodation providers. The village also celebrates two famous sons: Antarctic explorer Tom Crean and Irish-American sculptor, Jerome Connor.
DIRECTIONS:
From Tralee take the N86 – Direction Dingle.
Proceed for 33km until you reach the bridge at the bottom of the village. (just past the South Pole Inn) Turn right onto station road immediately after the bridge.
Drive for 1.3km, Turn Left, Drive for .35km Turn right.  Second house on the left

Grange Lodge

Grange Lodge is a modern stone-fronted luxury cottage, located on the Strokestown to Drumsna road overlooking Grange lake part of the river Shannon. Only 2 hours from Dublin, Strokestown is a heritage town in the Irish midlands – home to Strokestown Park House and Famine Museum and St John’s Genealogy Centre.
It is a popular angling centre for course and pike fishing being surrounded by 65 lakes within a seven mile radius. This gorgeous stone-fronted house is located 4.5 miles from town, in a spacious garden adjacent to Grange lake and harbour which holds good stocks of Pike, Bream, Rudd and Hybrids. This is an ideal touring base boasting a variety of attractions from fishing to golf and horse riding and nearby a children’s playground and tennis court.

Tastefully furnished throughout, here is a list of the facilities at Grange Lodge:
o The cottage consists of four bedrooms (All ensuite*).
o Bedroom 1: Double bed, ensuite bathroom with electric shower. TV with satellite channels.
o Bedroom 2: Double bed , ensuite bathroom with electric shower. TV with satellite channels.
o Bedroom 3: Double bed, ensuite bathroom with power shower.
o Bedroom 4: Twin bed room, ensuite bathroom with power shower.
o Sitting room: Has 28″ T.V with satellite channels. Open fire with logs or turf available on request. Luxurious leather sofa suite.
o Kitchen: Fully furnished with all modern appliances including, electric oven, gas hob, microwave oven, kettle, coffee maker, toaster, spacious fridge and freezer, together with cutlery, cooking utensils and all necessary kitchen furniture. The kitchen is fitted with window blinds.
o Utility room: Contains clothing washing machine and additional utensils such as hair dryer, iron, ironing board, hoover. clothes horse.
o Main Toilet: Contains toilet and, wash hand basin.
*All ensuite bathrooms consist of shower, toilet and large wash hand basin. All bedrooms and sitting room are fitted with window curtains.

o The Cottage is heated by oil fired central heating which can be regulated to activate on a timer system.
o Grange lodge is completed to a very high standard, while we request our guests to leave the cottage as they would expect to find it, the cottage is cleaned and observed between guests by dedicated family involvement.
o Rubbish is separated for recycling in separate outside bins.
o Oil and electricity is metered and customers pay the current rates for electricity which is communicated at time of arrival.

 

Ballylongford

This detached property is located in the charming village of Ballylongford, Co. Kerry, on the Wild Atlantic Way. It is an area of historic and natural beauty, beside the estuary of the river Shannon.  On your doorstep you can enjoy the iconic pubs, and shops that this tranquil village has to offer, and visit the remains of a medieval castle and monastery.

The beautiful seaside town of Ballybunion with golden beaches, and world renowned golf course, is only 9 miles away.
Fishing (river and sea) and boating facilities including dolphin watching are a short drive away.

Also within a ten minute drive is the historic town of Listowel, where you can enjoy the Arts and Culture of north Kerry, with festivals such as Writers Week, the beautiful St Johns Theatre with its many shows and exhibits, and Listowel Horse Racing Festival.

Other attractions to North Kerry include the town of Tralee for performance arts, and museums, with the famous “Rose of Tralee Festival”. A little further is Dingle with Fungi the Dolphin, and the magnificent scenery and culture of Slea Head/Blasket Islands.  If you feel like venturing further you can visit scenic and idyllic South Kerry, Killarney and its many surrounding lakes and mountains.

County Limerick and County Clare are also a short drive away with the car-ferry crossing to Co Clare a few minutes’ drive from the house. There you can visit the the beautiful beaches of West Clare and marvel at the beauty of the  Cliffs of Moher and visit the iconic Aran Islands and the Burren.

Six bedrooms:
First floor: 1 x Queen-size double with en-suite bathroom,  shower basin and WC, 1 x single bedroom, 2 x queen-size double bedrooms, shower room with shower, basin and WC.
Ground floor:  Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. There are 2 x queen-size double bedrooms and a fitted kitchen and adjoining dining room and 2 x sitting rooms.

The house has oil central heating with open fire in sitting rooms. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, library of books, DVDs & board games.

First €25 of oil & first €20 of electricity inc.in rent, remainder charged via meter reading. Starter pack for open fire inc.in rent.

Bed linen & towels inc.in rent. Cot available if required. There is ample off road parking.  There is a lawn area to side & rear of property that is child friendly. Sorry no pets & no smoking. Not suitable for stag and hen parties.

Security deposit payable on arrival €200, refundable on departure provided the property, and all furnishings and fittings are in order

Lios na Sli

Lios na Sli

Superb four bedroom bungalow overlooking Donegal bay, Teelin Harbour and Slieve League. Located in the very scenic south-west Donegal. On over an acre of professionally landscaped grounds. Ideal base for touring Co. Donegal. The wonderful gardens overlook Teelin Bay, which is nestled between the gardens and Slieve League. Must be seen to be appreciated!

4 bedrooms to sleep 6-8

  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 2 single beds
  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 1 double bed and en-suite
  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 1 double bed and en-suite (disabled)
  • 1 x ground floor bedroom with 1 double bed and en-suite

Bathroom with bath and plumbed in shower

Main living room has open fireplace

Fitted kitchen – separate dining area with table and chairs

1 x Electric hob and oven

Microwave and fridge.

Utility Room: Washing machine & Tumble dryer, Freezer

Outside clothes line, iron and ironing board

Oil fired central heating

House has double-glazing & treble glazing

TV and Open Fire.

House:
Superb four bedroom bungalow overlooking Donegal bay, Teelin Harbour and Slieve League. Located in the very scenic south-west Donegal. On over an acre of professionally landscaped grounds. Ideal base for touring Co. Donegal. The wonderful gardens overlook Teelin Bay, which is nestled between the gardens and Slieve League. Must be seen to be appreciated!

 

Gardens:
Spectacular landscaped grounds incorporating a private area for sun bathing. Incorporating natural stone seats and incorporating a good variety of native plants, the gardens were designed to achieve a natural feel. There are also megalithic artefacts in the Kilcar and Carrick area and the gardens at the house in fact overlook a Cashel or ring fort.
Shopping:
There are 2 convenience stores located in Carrick, which is c.1.6 km (1 mile) from the house . For more general shopping, there are a variety of shops in Killybegs which is c.16.5 km (10 miles away) or Donegal town, which is 45km (28 miles) from the house.

About the Location:

  • Aspect: The house  is situated on an elevated position in south-west Donegal between Killybegs and Glencolmcille. It overlooks Donegal Bay to the south and Teelin Bay to the west. The cliffs of North Mayo are clearly visible on clear days.
  • Mountain: Slieve League is within a mile of the house (as the crow flies) on the opposite side of Teelin Bay to the house and gardens. Slieve League is 595 meters in height and is regarded as the highest sea cliffs in Europe.
  • Traditional Music: This area of Donegal is among the best in the Ireland for traditional music. It has a particularly rich tradition of fiddle playing and festivals are hosted in Glencolmcille in July and August of each year while Carrick hosts a traditional festival at the end of October in each year.
  • Gaelteacht (Irish speaking area): The wider area is classified by Irish governmental agencies as a Gaelteacht (Irish speaking area), though everyone speaks English too. Irish language courses are run throughout the summer in Glencolmcille, which is about 6 miles from the house.
  • Scenery: This area of Donegal is one of the most beautiful areas in Ireland with notable wildlife and animals, which are sadly no longer seen or heard in other parts of the country. The Skylark and Cuckoo are but two of the many birds which frequent the area. Of particular note are the areas of Muckross Point, Carrick, Meenaneary and Glencolmcille.
  • Beaches: A small beach is situate to the south of the house and located about a mile away. Also of note is Silver Strand at Malin Beg (west of Slieve League on the Glencolmcille side of the mountain). Note too Fintra beach which is situate between Killybegs and Kilcar.
  • Hill Walking & Cycling: With so many lovely mountains and hills in South West Donegal such as Slieve League to the west of the house, the hills around Glencolmcille, Muckross Point near Kilcar, there is no shortage of hill walks. Errigal Mountain in the northern part of the county is also recommended. Note O.S. Discovery series map 10.
  • Boat Trips: from Teelin bay around Slieve League are available for sightseers and anglers.
  • Sea Fishing: There are numerous points for sea-fishing in this area from Killybeggs right around to Glencolmcille. The local pier at Teelin is recommended.
  • Restaurants: Killybeggs, Glencolmcille (seasonal), Carrick: bar.
  • Glencolmcille: Is world famous for its wealth of Archaeology. Monuments include standing stones, a Martello tower, old graveyards, and a folk museum village; the brainchild of the late Rev. Fr. James McDyre. Glencolmcille took its name from the Irish St. Colmcille 521 AD.

 

Traditional Music:
The main locations for music are:

1.     Glencolmcille: Is particularly famous for its fiddle playing and hosts a fiddle school at the end of July every year. Traditional music is a feature in the public houses of Glencolmcille throughout the year and particularly so in the summer months. Glencolmcille is situated about 6 miles west of the house.

2.     Carrick: Traditional music festival held at the end of October of each year. Music is also played on various nights in the public houses in Carrick throughout the year. Carrick is situate c.1 mile from the house

3.     Kilcar: is the 1st village that the visitor encounters after leaving Killybegs. Kilcar also has a vibrant music scene, especially during the summer months. It is situate about 5 miles from the house to the east.

4.     Teelin: “The Rusty” public house is world famous for its music. Teelin is situate about a mile across the bay from the house and is about 3-4 miles by road.

5.     Meenaneary: is a small village situate to the north of the house and hosts its own music festival in June of each year.

 

Gaelteacht (Irish speaking area):

The Gaelteacht covers extensive parts of counties Donegal, Mayo, Galway and Kerry – all on the Western seaboard – and also parts of counties Cork, Meath and Waterford. Although all of the Gaelteacht population speaks English, these are the only parts of Ireland where Irish is still spoken as a community language. The preservation of the Gaelteacht as an Irish-speaking community has been regarded by successive Governments, as of utmost importance since the foundation of the State. Not only does the Gaelteacht present on opportunity to naturally maintain the continuity of the Irish tradition, but also provides the ideal environment for the people who wish to become proficient in the Irish language.

What’s Included and Tariffs

  • Included: Bed linen provided
  • Included: Towel allocation provided
  • Included: Segregated recycling facilities (everything must be rinsed to prevent contamination)
  • Included: Welcome pack

 

Extra:     Electricity is operated by €2 coins. This is full on arrival and should be left full on departure.

  • Extra: Heating oil is metered, the cost of which is passed on, on a per liter basis.
  • Extra: Un-segregated Waste.
  • Refundable Damage Deposit: €200

Cong Holiday Let

A beautiful 5 bedroom detached, secluded, private property yet only 5 minutes walk from Cong village.

Riverside setting with private fishing and access to river for kayaking and swimming – equipment provided in season. Guests can walk from the property and not have to cross a road or footpath as tracks and woodland are in close proximity. Ideal rural retreat irrespective of the time of year.

5 Bedrooms – 4 double ensuite and 1 twin ensuite. This property can accommodate 10 people.

There is a private enclosed garden complete with garden furniture and a bbq.

Towels are included in the rental price.

Babysitting is available on request.

The house is on an historic, landscaped site and only a stroll from the village with shop, pubs, restaurants and cafes.

Nearby are the impressive grounds of Cong Abbey with walks graded for all abilities.

Utilities extra and are payable on site.  Please note there is a fully refundable security deposit payable in cash on arrival of €500

Directions:-
From Galway take the N84 to Headford. From Headford take the R334 to Cross. At Cross take a left turn on to the R346 to Cong.

From Castlebar take the N84 to Ballinrobe then the R334 to the Neale. Just after the Neale take a right turn on to the R345 to Cong

 

Rineroe

Modern, spacious and luxurious newly built dormer bungalow on its own private grounds with secure parking.

Located in a rural setting on a quiet country road just outside the fishing village of Quilty and less than 5 minutes from Spanish Point and Miltown Malbay.

3 Bedrooms located upstairs, one of which is en suite and the main family bathroom. Downstairs you have the 4th bedroom en suite.

There is an open plan modern kitchen with Electric Cooker, and dining area, solid fuel stove and off this there is a sun room with triple aspect – drenched with sunlight right through the afternoon and evening, with incredible views over Mutton Island and the Atlantic sea and Tromra Castle.

Cot, High Chair and Stair Gate all available.

Pets not permitted.

Oil central heating charged at €7 per day June – September and €5 rest of the year.  Electricity is meter read.

Directions:  From Milton Malbay – follow the road to Spanish Point – pass the Bellbridge Hotel on your right hand side, continue for 3km to Quilty and pass through keeping on the main road.  About 1km ahead turn right at a cross road continuing up this country lane for 300m.  Turn right at Dalys Bar and the property is the second house on the right hand side.

An Gleantain Front

An Gleantain Cottages are ideally located in pretty Caherdaniel village, on the Ring of Kerry, these beautiful self catering cottages are ideal for holidaying in Kerry.

Each detached holiday home is tastefully decorated and offers wonderful spacious accommodation. There are 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, 2 double rooms and 2 twin rooms.

These houses are at the front of the complex opposite the school.

Caherdaniel is a wonderful base from which to explore the Ring of Kerry offering breathtaking scenery, cosy pubs, small shop, bakery, cafe, watersports and horse riding in addition to the beautiful blue flag beach in Derrynane.

Walking Trails Derrynane Coastal Circuit – 3 hours walk with a distance of 8km. This varied, low-level circuit explores sandy beaches, old mass paths and Derrynane National Historic Park. A great way to explore the beauty of Caherdaniel and Derrynane.

Utilities are charged extra as per our terms and conditions.

PETS ARE NOT PERMITTED

Directions

From Shannon: Take N18 to Limerick, N20 to Adare, N21 to Castleisland, N23 to Farranfore, (In Farranfore village take right at petrol staion & follow Ring of Kerry road to Caherdaniel) – travelling through Glenbeigh, Caherciveen, Waterville & onto Caherdaniel. From Dublin : Take M7 from Dublin and take the Cork exit for the south. Take N7 for Limerick and follow directions as above or take N8 for Cork and follow directions as below From Cork Via N22 to Ballyvorney, R569 to Kenmare then N 70 (signposted Sneem). In Sneem follow N 70 to Caherdaniel. In Caherdaniel : Go through village and the houses are located on the right hand side opposite the school 200m after the cross roads in the village.

Klondyke

Klondyke Close is an exclusive development of 5 detached holiday cottages located beside the Waterville Craft Market and Dooley’s Restaurant and just a 3 minute walk to the beach and the town centre where you will find a large selection of award winning restaurants and local pubs.

The houses are built in traditional style with exposed beams and Valentia slate fire surrounds and are tastefully furnished. Accommodation comprises of 4 bedrooms of which there are 2 double rooms (1 ensuite) and 2 twin rooms (1 ensuite). The living /dining area is spacious and open plan with satellite tv and fireplace and a fully equipped kitchen. There are well maintained common areas and landscaped gardens surround each house.

The accommodation is a beautifully landscaped area with fabulous gardens. The cul de sac provides a safe and quiet area for all guests. It is very convenient to walk to the beach or local bars and restaurants. There are great views from all the houses.

Waterville on the Ring of Kerry is famous for its golf with 2 courses, salmon and trout fishing on Lough Currane, an equestrian centre, sea trips to Skellig Michael, blue flag beaches and has attracted many famous celebrities down through the years. Waterville nestles between Lough Currane and Ballinskelligs Bay where you will find mountains and lakeland with the added advantage of the sea on your doorstep. Please be advised smoking is not permitted in these houses.

Towels are included in the rental price.

Heating & Electricity included in price.

Directions:

Latitude: 51.8343
Longitude: -10.1760

Klondyke Close is situated on the main Ring of Kerry Road (N70) beside the Waterville Craft market and Dooleys Restaurant, on the North side of the village of Waterville.

Eclipse Ireland House 3

You won’t need to venture far to find something to do during your stay, because you’re only steps away from the Eclipse Centre and pure adventure! The equestrian and activity centre near Kenmare, Co Kerry includes eleven magnificent stables, with horses and ponies suited to all the family, an outdoor all weather arena, off road trekking, military assault course, team building, raft building, and fly fishing on a private lake or river, Mountain biking, archery and more! After a day horse riding through the spectacular Blackwater countryside you can enjoy a luxurious spa, sauna and steam room.

The Eclipse Centre is located along the Ring of Kerry, amidst stunning scenery of the McGillicuddy Reeks and nestled between the colourful and cultural towns of Kenmare, Sneem and Killarney set in the heart of the lush and rugged Irish countryside.

Each of the five spacious holiday homes at the Eclipse Centre offers a relaxing, contemporary design defining a well-appointed living environment whilst maintaining charm and distinction. Each unit is custom built, the properties are designed to exceed the needs of the modern family and are furnished with all the conveniences of modern life.

Eclipse Cottage 3

Room 1: 1 Double + 1 Single Bed
Room 2: 2 sets of  double bunk beds
Room 3: 1 Double Bed

All houses are light and airy with porcelain tiled or oak flooring covered with beautifully coordinated rugs. The well equipped large kitchen and dining area features walnut units, oak dining tables and leather dining chairs, with French doors to a private patio.  Relax in the lovely bright living rooms which are tastefully furnished with comfy leather sofas, flat screen TVs with satellite stations, DVD player and hi-fi system.

The Eclipse Centre offers you a family holiday with peace, relaxation, adventure and fun in a beautiful and tranquil setting.  A sauna, steam-room and Jacuzzi and walks through the estate’s woodland and gardens mean you can combine a wonderful leisure experience with a multitude of activities to suit all the family.

Holiday home details:

• Spaciously equipped kitchen diner
• Separate living area with flat screen tv and satellite channels, dvd, hi-fi
• Most homes have 2 bathrooms with wc and shower
• Central heating and additional electric fire in living area
• Private patio and garden
• Off-road parking in private car park
• Saturday changeover
• Please note that the holiday homes are not equipped with washing machines or dryers. Launderette washing and drying facilities are available free of charge next to reception.