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Kerry Way Cottage

Castlecove, County Kerry (Ref. 19379)



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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

Reviews & Ratings

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10 Customer Reviews

  • "Was listed as detached property ,private."

    But the owner lives next door and has open access from his property to the rental property tru a hedge. For privacy should be a gate put up ,for both parties. ,as when sitting in back your loooking at the owners and whoever else there as its a garage.. but property perfect ,views absolutely amazing. Just value my privacy..

    Reviewed by BernardJul 2021

  • "The location is secluded and lovely."

    The scenery is superb, with stunning views from the dining room areas. All rooms comfortable and extremely clean. We are already considering going back there again next year, it was that lovely.

    Reviewed by StephenOct 2019

  • "The views from the cottage were stunning and the owner was friendly and helpful ..."

    The views from the cottage were stunning and the owner was friendly and helpful with locally knowledge highly recommended the cottage

    Reviewed by SteveMay 2019

  • "It was the view that sold this to us and, when we got there, it was more spectacular than we could have imagined."

    What a location! The cottage is massive and comes complete with all mod cons (washer, dryer, dishwasher etc.). It's accessed up a narrow road from the main Ring of Kerry route but is easy to find, especially if you follow the signs to the adjoining garage (which was not at all noisy). As one would expect given the remote location there's no internet but a good 3G/4G mobile signal so you can use a smartphone as a mobile hotspot (data permitting). This was good enough to watch Sky Sports on a laptop. All rooms are spacious and comfortable and the owner, Mr Sweeney, is happy to help when required.

    Reviewed by RichardMay 2019

  • "Cottage was off the beaten track a little but was also close to everything would highly recommend it 10 out of 10"

    Reviewed by MartinSep 2018

  • "Fabulous cottage well equipped with extra and great location"

    Reviewed by LisaJul 2018

  • "We didn’t have to refer to the owner, who was nearby, much after our meeting on arrival but he was very helpful when asked."

    Reviewed by Paul And MarionJul 2018

  • "The cottage was the best we have ever stayed in, the views were breathtaking, we were fortunate to be there when it was sunny and hot for the whole 7 days, narrow lane to access the property, amenities a short drive away, but this was far outweighed, looking over Kenmare Bay, spectacular, we really wanted to stay longer where as normally we are getting ready to return home to our home comforts, not on this occasion."

    Reviewed by JaneJun 2018

  • "A cottage with an exceptional sea view, very pleasant, very clean and comfortable, well located in the kerry"

    Reviewed by BrientApr 2017

  • "The view was brilliant (on a good-weather day), but the road access was a little tricky."

    The property was very much better equipped than most self-catering cottages we've stayed in and everything worked. It was very spacious. Very quiet location. Good access to the Kerry Way itself. The owner was very amenable. It was better than the last Sykes property we stayed in.

    Reviewed by MikeAug 2016

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  • All ground floor
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x double
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Fitted kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Summer room.
  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven with gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books and games
  • Oil and electric charged by meter reading
  • Starter pack for open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned garden to front with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop, pub and beach 2 miles.

The property

A modern detached holiday cottage commanding a spectacular position near the village of Castlecove, County Kerry.

This Castlecove cottage offers holidaymakers superb accommodation combined with outstanding views across the bay towards the Beara Peninsula.

Ideal for families and friends, this single-storey Castlecove cottage has three well-appointed bedrooms, one with an en-suite as well as a spacious kitchen with dining area and cosy sitting room complete with roaring open fire.

The wonderful summer room affords guests an uninterrupted view or why not step outside and take the air as you savour the beautiful countryside that is characteristic to the Iveragh Peninsula.

The village of Castlecove is an excellent starting point for exploring the famous Ring of Kerry.

Nearby, you have the unspoilt beaches at White Strand, O'Carroll's Cove and Derrynane with safe swimming available and many other activities such as horse riding and a variety of water sports.

Soak up the views as you make your way over the Beenarourke Pass to the quaint town of Waterville and enjoy a spot of fishing in Ballinskelligs Bay or on Lough Currane.

You could also take a boat trip to the Skellig Islands, visit the unique and historic Loher and Staigue stone forts or Daniel O'Connoll's birthplace at Derrynane House.

There are also ample opportunities for walkers, golfers and wildlife enthusiasts, making this Castlecove cottage a perfect choice for your Irish break.

About the location


Sneem 9 miles; Waterville 12 miles; Kenmare 25 miles.

The enchanting village of Castlecove lies on the famous Ring of Kerry, on the Iveragh Peninsula in County Kerry. The area is surrounded by majestic scenery and beautiful beaches such as those at White Strand and Derrynane. The nearby village of Waterville offers a plethora of shops, pubs and restaurants, and is also the departure point for boat trips to the spectacular Skellig Islands. The towns of Kenmare and Killarney are also within easy reach making this the ideal location for a memorable Irish break.

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If your booking can't take place due to a COVID-19 lockdown in the UK or Ireland, you can request a change of date or receive a full rental charges refund.

Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
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