Gort Lodge

Portmagee, County Kerry (Ref. 29894)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Portmagee 1 mile. This comfortable, detached cottage sits on the outskirts of the village of Portmagee in County Kerry, offering charming views across the bay towards Valentia Island. Set entirely across the ground floor, this Portmagee cottage provides comfortable and homely holiday accommodation for friends and families wishing to discover this delightful region. There are three cosy bedrooms, along with a well-equipped kitchen and dining area, and after a day spent exploring the craggy coastline, you can toast your toes beside the open fire in the sitting area and plan the next day's adventure. Outside this Portmagee cottage is a large open space, and from here guests will embrace the surrounding countryside and beautiful, uninterrupted seascapes. The small fishing village of Portmagee is within easy reach, offering all the simplicity and charm of a typical harbour with its shop and two pubs. Take a boat trip to discover the haunting beauty and history of the Skelligs, an International Heritage Site with wonderful walks, miles of sandy beaches and endless water activities including swimming, sailing and snorkelling. Located just a few miles from the Ring of Kerry route, this Portmagee cottage is within excellent reach of numerous popular destinations with the colourful harbour towns of Cahersiveen and Waterville close by. There are also excellent fishing opportunities throughout the region, and the daily catch is well worth sampling in the many inviting seafood restaurants. The surrounding area is rich with breathtaking coastlines, offering an ideal location for the adventure seeker, but also many relaxing days can be spent at the golf courses, beside the coast and following the scenic driving routes. A charming, family-friendly cottage near Portmagee.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 4). Sitting room (seats 5) with open fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with open fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Front and rear lawned garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop, pub and harbour 1 mile.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

PORTMAGEE, COUNTY KERRY

Cahersiveen 10 miles.

Portmagee is a small fishing village situated on the south western most tip of the Iveragh Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland. Known as the gateway to Valentia Island, Portmagee is also located on the Skellig Ring, an offshoot of the stunning Ring of Kerry, which is home to the amazing Skellig Rock. Portmagee offers pubs, restaurants and Irish dancing, which takes place twice a week all year round. The famous Skellig Island Boat Trips are only 2 minutes from the village, while the area also offers great walking on the Kerry Way, magnificent scenery, great cycling routes, diving, angling, horse riding, Heritage Centres including The Skellig Experience, and some of the best sandy beaches in the country. The town of Cahersiveen is 10 miles away, boasting an excellent harbour and marina offering sailing, trout and salmon fishing and deep-sea angling opportunities. Cahersiveen also offers traditional pubs, cafés, restaurants, interesting craft and antique shops, and monthly street fairs selling curiosities and local produce.