8 Benjamin Close

Waterville, County Kerry (Ref. 4654)

  • Rating 

  • Sleeps 10

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets Yes

  • Group 2 Created with Sketch.

    1 Customer Review(s)

    September 2016
    tripadvisor rating
    “Perfect location for Kerry trips and spending the evenings with friends / family”
    Ring of Kerry is absolutely beautiful and the house is in perfect spot to explore the beaches, mountain tracks, scenic routes, forests and whatever else comes to your mind. It was a peaceful haven during stormy weathers: comfortable and cosy (the rocking chair overlooking Ballinskelligs Bay is the best). It was open and spacious during sunny days, with outdoor table and massive garden at the top of the site, big enough for the kids (and adults) to play soccer. We had lovely time and would ...


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

The property

Waterville 1 mile. This fantastic, detached cottage is situated in a small development on the edge of the lively seaside resort of Waterville, on the famed Ring of Kerry.

Mixing contemporary style with traditional character, this Waterville cottage is equipped with high-quality furnishings and appliances, while also benefiting from traditional-style exposed brickwork and exposed beams.The kitchen of this Waterville cottage caters for your every need, with modern appliances and a kitchen island, perfect for preparing family meals or entertaining friends.

Overlooking the golf course with ocean views beyond, this Waterville cottage provides the perfect opportunity to kick back in one of the leather recliners and watch the world go by.

Alternatively, relax with a good book in the sunny first floor reading area and enjoy the spectacular vista from your Waterville cottage.

To the rear of this Waterville cottage is an expansive lawned area, perfect for a game of football with the kids or for a game of fetch with your canine companions.

With the spectacular Ring of Kerry and Lough Currane on your doorstep, you will be spoilt for choice on your Waterville cottage getaway.


Four bedrooms: 1 x ground floor twin with access to family shower room, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with TV, walk-in wardrobe and en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x family room with 3 x single beds and en-suite shower, basin and WC. Ground floor family shower room with shower, basin and WC (also accessed from twin bedroom). Kitchen with island/breakfast bar (seats 3) and dining area (seats 8). Sitting room (seats 5) with woodburner. First floor reading area with sofa bed.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio/CD player
  • First €10 of oil, €10 of electric and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent, remainder by top-up card
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Large lawned side garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Three well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops, pubs and beach 15 mins walk.

About the location


Cahersiveen 10 miles; Dingle 61 miles; Killarney 50 miles.

Nestled between Ballinskelligs Bay and Lough Currane, sits Waterville, the premier coastal tourist centre on the Ring of Kerry. Surrounded by mountains and lakeland, Waterville also offers a fine sandy beach, two golf courses, one being a championship 18-hole course, a selection of restaurants and bars, as well as interesting archaeological remains. Enjoy walks along the wonderful Kerry Way, or angling and fishing on one of the area’s many excellent rivers or lakes. Take a boat trip to the Skellig Rocks, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and enjoy fabulous vistas across the bay, coupled with seeing one of Europe’s best-known and oldest monasteries. Other trips of note are Valentia Island, with its superb views to Skellig Rocks, Slea Head and the Blasket Islands, a trip to Dingle, or a visit to the bustling coastal town of Cahersiveen, which is only 10 miles away. There are also great beaches for surfing and watersports along this stretch of coastline, for both adults and children. Waterville is situated in the Kerry International Dark-Sky Reserve, the only Dark-Sky reserve in the Northern Hemisphere and, impressively, one of only three Gold-tier level reserves in the world! A great base from which to explore the south west coast, and famous Ring of Kerry.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute