The backbone of the Irish accommodation sector is the 'B&B' - generally an Irish family home that offers a room for the night and breakfast the following morning - each one is differentiated by the personal touch of the owner. There are 103 B&Bs on the Ring of Kerry that are members of the B&B Owners Association & this website allows you to book directly missing out the middlemen - this provides you with the very best value and comfort. During busy periods when rooms becomes scarcer, you may find it useful to use our B&B directory that lists 321 B&Bs.
Ocean View Bed & Breakfast owned by Maureen Doherty is a warm and friendly home. Rooms are tastefully decorated, en-suite and equipped with saorview TV, radio-alarm and free WiFi. Wake each morning to a full Irish breakfast and fresh baked goods. Located in the heart of the Ring of Kerry with spectacular views of both the sea and mountainside. Relax in our peaceful living area looking out on a magnificent landscape with access to an abundance of information and literature on County Kerry and Ireland. We are pleased to arrange local tours and cycle rentals for our guests. Enjoy an American-Irish welcome with complementary tea/coffee and home baked treats in a relaxed atmosphere.
A purpose built guesthouse, Abbey Court is located on over two acres of landscaped gardens on the Wild Atlantic Way, Ring of Kerry and metres from the sea shore. It is the perfect place to relax with luxurious rooms designed and furnished with your comfort in mind. Our en-suite bedrooms are all individually decorated with beautiful antique pine. The attention to detail echoes the care given. White sheets, warm blankets and fluffy white pillows. Abbey Court also boasts two sitting rooms, one on each floor, incorporating a library and a writing area. Both are decorated in old charm English oak wood furniture. Our four course Full Irish breakfast is served in a room overlooking the bay while listening to some soft Irish music. The idea of the traditional Full Irish Breakfast is to feed you enough to last to lunchtime. For lighter tastes or continental breakfast can be catered for. We will also cater for special dietary requests once prior notice is given.
The Olde Forge has been serving breakfast to Kerry visitors for over 20 years! We are located a 2km from the village of Caherdaniel and provide an ideal base for short or extended trips to the region. Our rooms boast an unrivalled view over Kenmare bay to greet you in the morning. All rooms have W.C. and shower en suite. A flexible and varied Breakfast is served from 8am. A variety of rooms are available for families and smaller parties. Caherdaniel has one of Kerry's most beautiful beaches.
Birchwood is an Irish family owned and operated B&B. Opened in 1991 Mary and Tom Mac Donnell have established a reputation as caring hosts offering excellent accommodation and food at reasonable rates. Birchwood is set on 1.5 acres of gardens in a tranquil rural location just outside the village of Kilgarvan with a south facing aspect overlooking a Birch Tree Forest and wonderful natural scenery. It is both Irish Tourist Board registered and carries 4 star rating from the AA. With 5 large comfortable and attractively decorated bedrooms including double, twin and family rooms it caters for a wide range of guests. Both the dining room and lounge face onto the gardens for your added enjoyment. Birchwood's many return guests can vouch for the most wonderful breakfast menu which caters for the most discerning palate and is served with fruits and juices of all kinds together with home made breads and preserves.
Strand's End House, Strand's End, Cahersiveen, Co. Kerry is run by Joan and Eamonn Bowler. Guests can expect what Eamonn and Joan have always excelled in: intimate knowledge of the area, a love of hospitality, going the extra mile to make guests feel welcome, cosseted and comfortable.Eamon has deepened his knowledge of the environment, he loves to feed wildbirds, he bakes traditional and contemporary specialties, and he intends to provide all his guests with a unique, memorable experience of Kerry Geo Park (the Iveragh Peninsula). This B&B is ideal for those who want to experience genuine hospitality, where the guest is paramount and every support to explore and appreciate the region is given. Hill walkers and out-door enthusiasts are especially welcome.
Experience authentic Irish hospitality situated amidst lush gardens on the N71 minutes from Kenmare town. A warm friendly welcome is assured on arrival. Visitors will be treated to gorgeous garden views. A three night stay is recommended as it is an ideal base for visiting Ring of Kerry, Ring of Beara or nearby Muckross House & gardens. A day of activity is what a guest remembers when reflecting on a vacation. Why not spend a day taking a leisurely walk, cycle or climbing a mountain. As the host is a hill-walking enthusiast, guests planning to take to the Kerry hills will have an inside track on the best and most picturesque local routes. Alternatively you can chill out and sit by the river that flows by the house to watch the fish swim in the pools or gaze at the ever changing skies while drinking a glass of wine or reading a book from the house library the choice is yours. Each morning a selection of breakfast is available to invigorate our guests and prepare them for a days travelling through majestic mystical countryside.
Brookhaven is a luxury five star Irish Tourist Board family run bed and breakfast. Spacious en suite rooms, with king beds, direct dial telephone, multichannel t.v. hairdryers, plus tea and coffee making facilities. Nestled outside the picturesque village of Waterville, half way around the internationally renowned Ring of Kerry, and in the heart of the Wild Atlantic Way, and the Dark Sky reserve, this is the ideal holiday spot. Brookhaven House overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, and the Waterville links golf course , and is a two minute drive to Hogs Head golf course. Activities locally; golf, fishing lake and sea( Lough Currane famous for salmon and sea trout), walking Kerry Way walking route, also many loop walks nearby, horse riding, surfing, blue flag beaches, archaeological sites the Skellig Islands(World Unesco heritage site, star wars location, which is surrounded by screaming gannets, and gulls, this is a trip to remember. There are renowned gourmet restaurants on our doorstep. Recommended by all leading guide books.
Our accommodation at Seaside B&B in Ballinskelligs combines modern and contemporary with a traditional design. Our rooms are spacious and light filled with luxurious bedding and original artwork by local artists. Enjoy the experience of a house within two minutes walking distance of a blue flag, sandy beach with a beach cafe open all year round. The nearest Pub with music and food is a ten minute walk by the strand or a road. Also at the doorsteps are Ballinskelligs two major medieval archaeological remains, the Priory linked to the monks of Skellig Michael, and Ballinskelligs Castle, one of Mac Carthy Mor, our local chieftains tower houses.
Kathleens Country House on lush private grounds 1 mile to Killarney Town, is renowned for its traditional hospitality and welcome offering Free Wi-Fi and free parking. This 4 star Residence is the ideal touring base for The Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula or outdoor pursuits. Several golf courses nearby-priority tee times arranged. Singles welcome.
At Elyod House, we provide top quality Bed and Breakfast accommodation. We have 5 en-suite bedrooms double/twin/triple. We offer an extensive breakfast menu, fresh ground coffee and home baking, all served in our spacious west facing dining room with ash floors. We are perfectly situated for the Killarney Races as the course is just a short walk down the road. We are on the verge of the Killarney National Park and the town centre is 10-12 minutes walk. Day tours of the majestic Gap of Dunloe, Ring of Kerry and Dingle peninsula, can be organised with pick up at Elyod House for your convenience.We are 3 km from the historical Muckross house, gardens abbey and Torc waterfall. We at Elyod House extend a traditional Irish welcome to you, and look forward to making your stay here with us an enjoyable one.
"If Kerry is the kingdom, The Fairview Killarney is the castle", 'Magnificent, absolutely wonderful, stunning, gracious, delicious. We'll be back". Some of the words written by guests in our Guestbook. Superbly located in the heart of Killarney, the Fairview offers a refreshing approach to accommodation, standing out from the crowd and named Killarney's Best Guesthouse. We have awards for our high standard of accommodation: AA 5 Star & RAC 5 Diamonds, Sparkling Diamond & Warm Welcome Award, B&B Network Top Accommodation, Killarney Best New Development Awards - the prestigious Little Gem Awards. As part of the experience, the Fifth Season Restaurant offers guests a specially priced menu - an opportunity for our guests to sample the fine food so enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.
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