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Glor an Sruthan

Ballinskelligs, County Kerry, (Ref. 26090)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside


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1 Customer Review(s)

  • Fiona

    “A fantastic house, the photos didn't do it justice.”

    It was more modern than we expected, we were absolutely delighted with it. Loads of space and the owner was so helpful & kind. We will be back.

    It was more modern than we expected, we were absolutely delighted with it. Loads of space and the owner was so helpful & kind. We will be back.

    - Fiona, August 2015

Ballinskelligs Cottages

Ballinskelligs 1.2 miles. These two well-presented, detached cottages sit close to the coastal village of Ballinskelligs in County Kerry. Located just off the Ring of Kerry on the Skellig Ring, these Ballinskelligs cottages sit side by side in a lovely setting, each enjoying panoramic sea views. Excellently located within walking distance to a superb sandy beach, these coastal cottages near Ballinskelligs both offer four bedrooms, making them ideal for a family or a group of friends wishing to spend time together in beautiful County Kerry. With wonderful views of the water from the front of each of these Kerry cottages, you can relax outside with a cool drink and enjoy planning your holiday. There is plenty to do in the surrounding area with the village of Ballinskelligs offering a variety of amenities and activities for all ages, plus Skellig Chocolate Factory is only a 10 minute drive away. Take a boat trip across to the Skellig Islands and observe a different sight of the stunning rugged coastline, catching a glimpse of the Christian ruins on Skellig Michael, and the puffins that populate this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Skellig Michael was also a location for the filming of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Spend a sunny day relaxing on the Blue Flag beach, or try the water activities that are available daily. Other attractions include wonderful nearby walking and cycling routes, golf courses, galleries and museums, so whatever the weather, you will be spoilt for choice. These spacious Ballinskelligs cottages provide comfortable, quality accommodation; the perfect choice for your Kerry holiday.

The property

This spacious detached cottage near Ballinskelligs benefits from wonderful panoramic views of Ballinskelligs Bay, and with four comfortable bedrooms, including two with en-suite shower rooms, plus one family bathroom, this Ballinskelligs cottage offers convenient accommodation for guests.

A well-equipped kitchen, dining area and separate dining room boast sweeping sea views, meaning you can enjoy an atmospheric meal together, or why not relax in the sitting room after a windswept day by the sea?

Note: This cottage can be booked with Ref. 10897, together they sleep 17.


  • Four bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x twin (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC, one with sink)
  • Ground floor bathroom with sunken bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with electric fire
  • First floor sitting room (seats 5).
  • Oil central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned front garden with furniture and BBQ
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2 mins walk, pub and beach 10 mins walk.

About the location


Waterville 8 miles; Portmagee 10 miles; Cahersiveen 10 miles.

Located on the magnificent Skellig Ring between Waterville and Valentia Island, on the forthcoming Wild Atlantic Way, with wild rugged coastlines, scattered islands, vast mountains and high passes, the seaside area of Ballinskelligs sits on the attractive Ballinskelligs Bay and is an Irish-speaking area with a unique history and culture. Once the land base for the monks of Skellig Michael, the surrounding area has numerous prehistoric and early Christian ruins along its shores. The area is renowned for its miles of golden beaches and turquoise waters and offers excellent swimming and watersports on the Blue Flag beach, along with boat trips to the Skelligs, walking in the Ballinskellig/Bolus Head Loop and cycling. A visit to the Skelligs Chocolate Factory is a must! There are plenty of world class golf courses nearby, Waterville has an 18-hole championship golf course, just nine miles away, there's also Dooks Golf Links at Glenbeigh, and those at Killarney and Tralee. With a mini-market, a pub and a restaurant in the village of Dungegan, pub/restaurant on the seafront in Ballinskelligs and restaurants in Portmagee, Waterville and Cahersiveen, this is a perfect base for a family holiday by the sea!

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas