Slaheny House

Kenmare, The Ring of Kerry, County Kerry (Ref. 23805)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

  • Mr Flood
    August 2016
    “Fantastic home away from home ...”
    Fantastic home away from home nestled in the countryside, but close to many great days out. The house was spotless, with excellent amenities and very spacious. Would highly recommend this house.
    Fantastic home away from home nestled in the countryside, but close to many great days out. The house was spotless, with excellent amenities and very spacious. Would highly recommend this house.


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

The property

Kilgarvan 1 mile.

This immaculately-presented detached cottage sits on the banks of the Roughty River, just a short distance from the small town of Kilgarvan in County Kerry.

Stylishly furnished throughout, this Kilgarvan cottage offers a contemporary space to spend some well-deserved time with your loved ones, in glorious rural surroundings.

This cottage near Kilgarvan has been tastefully decorated, and boasts three spacious bedrooms.

The ground floor bedroom has the added benefit of a door leading to the downstairs shower room, for extra convenience and comfort.

Why not rustle up a delicious meal and enjoy a social evening together in the dining area?

Then, when everyone is well fed, you can all put your feet up and share some stories around the woodburning stove in the sitting room.

As soon as you set foot outside your Kilgarvan cottage, you will find yourself on the banks of the river where you can hear the cascades as they flow, so why not bring your fishing gear and cast a rod one afternoon?

The friendly town of Kilgarvan is ideal for holidaymakers keen to explore the area and discover the outdoors.

With endless walking trails and cycling routes you will certainly need plenty of energy!

However if it is a lazy, relaxing break you are after, this cottage in Kilgarvan offers just that.

The vibrant town of Kenmare is only a short drive away and is famed for its gourmet eateries, inviting traditional pubs with regular live music, and some of Kerry’s most delightful craft shops and galleries.

From your Kilgarvan cottage, a plethora of attractions can be reached such as the Ring of Kerry, a stunning route boasting breathtaking views and scenery.

The Beara Peninsula also offers scenic delights, with secluded beaches, panoramic seascapes and unspoilt nature.

Come and discover it all from your welcoming Kilgarvan cottage.


Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x ground floor double with Jack-and-Jill access to shower room, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.


  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile
  • Note: Low head height on stairs
  • Note: Front door opens onto a narrow pavement and road

About the location


Kenmare 8 miles; Killarney 20 miles.

The small rural town of Kilgarvan is on the road between Kenmare and Clonkeen, in a strong farming community in County Kerry, Ireland. The town offers shops, pubs and a restaurant. Ideal for those who love the great outdoors, Kilgarvan is south of Killarney National Park and to the north of Gougane Barra Forest Park. For those who prefer two wheels to two feet, the Beara Kilgarvan cycling route passes through the village. Eight miles away is the town of Kenmare, filled with restaurants, craft and art shops, and pubs playing traditional Irish music. Nearby Kenmare Bay is 30 miles long, and offers watersports such as sailing and kayaking, or cruises on the “Seafari” to take in the Kenmare Seal Colony.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas