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Where to Stay Ring of Kerry

Ring of Kerry has a wealth of places to stay.

    Iveragh Heights B&B

    Iveragh Heights B&B is a modern guesthouse where the emphasis is on relaxation with a superb location on the Ring of Kerry and magnificent views from all bedrooms. Close to the Kerry Way with miles of safe, unspoilt sandy beaches and subtropical vegetation in Gulf Stream climate close by. All rooms are with en-suite bathrooms, large bedrooms with big beds, choice of breakfast and free packed lunch available when staying two days or more. Pick up from Kerry Airport can be arranged.

    Using Iveragh Heights B&B as a base, there are a variety of things to do and see: Cahergal & Leacanabuaile Stone Forts – Ballycarberry Castle and the famous Skellig Rocks – Walking tours of Kerry Walk all year round – Cycling – Golf – 18 hole championship course – Sea and shore angling – many species – Trip to Skellig Michael arranged – Diving – tuition available – Horse Riding – Canoeing and Sailing – Swimming – Best seafood restaurant – Ideal for artists – spectacular sea & mountain views can be painted from the patio.

    Tel: +353 (0)66 947 2545
    Email: iveraghheights@gmail.com
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    Location: Cahersiveen. Co. Kerry
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    Mannix Point Camping & Caravan Park

    Situated at the edge of Europe, Mannix Point Camping & Caravan Park (Camping in Kerry) is a tranquil place with 500 metres of waterfront and spectacularly located near Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry. It is surrounded on three sides by hills and mountains and faces the Atlantic islands of Valentia and Beginish on the south west. It is described in prestigious travel guides as “one of the best campsites in Ireland,” “one of our best addresses,” “a nature lovers paradise” and much more.

    In 2014, they celebrating 30 years of providing memorable experiences of Camping in Kerry for visitors and friends from 5 continents. Mannix Point was opened as a Camping and Caravan Park in 1984 and has won fifteen national and international awards including The Award of Excellence and The Best Welcome in Europe.

    The impeccably clean on-site facilities include a cosy campers’ sitting room with turf fire in the evenings which is renowned for impromptu music sessions. There are no pool tables, no television and no video games. There is a campers’ kitchen and dining room with cookers, microwave, fridges and freezer plus a BBQ and picnic area. The laundry has automatic washers and dryer and the washing-up area provides continuous hot water. Clothes lines are available outside. There are two fully equipped bathrooms including a hairdressing area in the women’s room. The office and reception which is open daily from 9am until late provides an extensive range of information for visitors.

    Mannix Point Camping & Caravan Park caters well for tents large and small, motor homes (camper vans) and caravans with electricity, water and hard stands. Dogs are welcome and there is ample exercise space for them along the foreshore. On the park they must be kept on leads.

    Open: 15th March – 15th October

    Tel: +353 (0)66 947 2806
    Camping in Kerry – Mannix Point Camping & Caravan Park

    Location: Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry
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    Park Hotel Kenmare

    Park Hotel Kenmare is a vibrant hotel with wonderful facilities like our Deluxe Destination Spa SÁMAS, SISLEY Treatments, 25mt Lap Pool, Cinema and daily lifestyle classes, but a place where we are not ashamed to be old fashioned.

    This Victorian landmark, dating from 1897, with its splendid views over the glistening waters of Kenmare Bay, the ever changing light of the Cork and Kerry Mountains, the adjoining 18 hole golf course, garden walks and the Heritage Town of Kenmare is home to one of Ireland’s finest hotels. Tradition, in every sense, is important to us as is the fun of today, the devilment of a younger guest, the delight of a couple holding hands and the delivery of true service. It is a rare place where the decadence of the past is married with the modernism of today.

    As is everything with the hotel, each bedroom is unique. Luxury adorns each of the 46 bedrooms complemented by rich fabrics, original antiques, objets d’art and interesting art. Superior Rooms enjoy small sitting areas and are very comfortable for a short stay or guests travelling on their own on SÁMAS Solo programmes. Our Deluxe Rooms overlook the water and have spacious sitting areas. This category is perfect for an extended stays and those celebrating a special occasion. Our Suites also enjoy water view and have dining and sitting areas in an open plan configuration

    Park Hotel Kenmare, a little Irish magic in the Kingdom of Kerry, on the majestic Wild Atlantic Way awaiting your arrival.

    Tel: +353 (0)64 664 1200
    Park Hotel Kenmare
    Twitter: @parkkenmare

    Location: Kenmare, Co. Kerry
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    Sneem Hotel

    The 4 Star Sneem Hotel guestrooms are airy and bright, with all the little extras taken care of. Hotel rooms have broadband access and a mini-bar for your convenience. Or treat yourself to room service 24 hours a day. A well appointed family suite and executive suite are available, while our deluxe hotel rooms offer sizeable balconies. A number of rooms at Sneem Hotel have been specifically designed for disabled hotel guests.

    From thoughtful touches like a robe and slippers, to big windows that perfectly frame the spectacular views outside of the MacGillyCuddy Reeks and Kenmare Bay, it all adds up to a great hotel experience on the beautiful Ring of Kerry. Sneem Hotel offers a high standard of accommodation amenities in all 69 hotel guestrooms and suites which includes: luxurious private bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, tea/coffee making facilities, climate controls and a multi-channel flat screen television. Hotel guest laundry and dry-cleaning are also available.

    Sneem Hotel offers 4 bedrooms on the ground floor that are fully equipped for use by people with physical disabilities. Each has an internal connecting door to the next room, should a travelling companion require an adjoining room, or for families. There is a special lift, suitable for wheelchairs, to access the leisure area. All facilities have been checked and approved by the Irish Wheelchair Association.

    Tel: +353 (0)64 667 5100
    Sneem Hotel
    Twitter: @SneemHotel

    Location: Goldens Cove,
    Sneem, Co. Kerry
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    San Antoine
    Bed & Breakfast

    San Antoine Bed & Breakfast is a family run business with over 50 years in the hospitality industry, your host Alan is the second generation of the Landers family offering all our guests the personal touch with directions and advice on what to do and see in the South West area.

    Cahersiveen is an ideal location to explore and use as a base while you travel the Ring Of Kerry. The Iveragh Peninsula offers some of the most breath-taking scenery as you travel around the Ring of Kerry. Valentia Island is another little gem off the Ring which can be explored as part of the Skellig Ring, which offers spectacular views of the Skelligs, Portmagee, Ballinskelligs, St Finnians Bay and the Fertha Estuary with views all the way up to Cahersiveen Harbour and its marina.

    Ideal base to explore Ballycarbery Castle & Ring Forts Cahergal & Leacanabuaile, free parking, free WiFi, airport shuttle and a wealth of local knowledge about the area await you at San Antoine Bed & Breakfast.

    Tel: +353 (0)66 947 2521
    San Antoine B & B, Cahersiveen

    Location: Garranebane,
    Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry
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    O’Shea’s Bed & Breakfast

    O’Shea’s Bed & Breakfast is a charming 18th century house situated in the main square of Cahersiveen, on the Ring of Kerry Road and is an ideal starting point for the Skellig. In addition, the property is located around the corner from the bus stop and was at one time used as a coast guard station.

    O’Shea’s Bed & Breakfast is a family run B&B nestled at the foot of the Beenetee mountain over looking the majestic river Fertha. It is situated in the heart of the Cahersiveen town, close to pubs, restaurants and amenities. Tastefully decorated en-suite bedrooms, with TV and tea/coffee facilities, free WiFi and a breakfast menu.

    O’Shea’s is highly recommended and open from January to December. Located It is located near Skellig Michael, one of the worlds finest example of early Christian Monastic Architecture and boat trips can be arranged for you. Local history, walking, jogging and cycling routes and other tourism information is available by our friendly staff. Holistic and Sports massages are available on-site.

    Tel: +353 66 947 2402
    O’Shea’s Bed and Breakfast 

    Location: Church Street,
    Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry
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    Carrig Country House

    Carrig Country House is a charming and meticulously restored Victorian residence that has a sense of timelessness about it that has captured the imagination of poets and adventurers alike. Situated on the shores of beautiful Caragh Lake in Kerry, you will find the cleanest air in Europe, beautiful gardens and natural green woodlands with spectacular views across the still waters to the wildness of the Kerry Mountains.

    Carrig Country House has 16 bedrooms, each individually decorated in period style with antique furniture. Each room enjoys spectacular views of Caragh Lake and the surrounding mountains. All rooms are en suite with bath and shower plus direct dial telephone. Those who like to indulge can enjoy the sumptuous comfort of the Presidential Suite with its own separate panoramic sitting room, male and female dressing rooms and bathroom with Jacuzzi bath.

    The Lakeside Restaurant is wonderfully situated overlooking the lake. The atmosphere is friendly, warm and one of total relaxation. The menu covers a wide range of the freshest Irish cuisine.

    Within the house, chess, cards and board games are available in the games room. Croquet can be enjoyed on the well-preserved lawns, whilst the gardens are a haven for gardening enthusiasts who may avail of personalised tours with the  head gardener. Carrig Country House is the perfect setting for fishing, golf, cycling, canoeing and sailing. There are up to 15 excellent golf courses nearby for golf enthusiasts.

    Tel: +353 (0)66 976 9100
    Email: info@carrighouse.com
    Facebook: Carrig Country House
    Twitter: @CarrigCountry

    Location: Caragh Lake,
    Killorglin, Co. Kerry
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