The backbone of the Irish accommodation sector is the 'Irish 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 100 Irish B&B Owners Association members on the Ring of Kerry and these B&Bs are the best place to stay on the Ring of Kerry. For those staying in Killarney please book early. This website allows you to Book Directly missing out the middlemen or online travel agent fees, thereby providing 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.
Mary & Paddy Cartin at Calafont B&B invite you to stay at their modern and stylish accommodation, fully equipped home overlooking Valentia Island just off the Ring of Kerry. Dramatic views from all guest rooms are guaranteed. Breakfasts from Mary's famous Full Kerry breakfast to Continental is offered. An ideal base for 3 - 4 day stays. Calafont B&B is an easy drive from Cahersiveen or Waterville. We recommend a trip to The Skelligs Rock(a World Heritage Site) - spectacular scenery, birdlife and an incredible 6th century monastic settlement - a trip we can arrange and all who go, say they will never forget. The picturesque village of Portmagee is within walking distance with its great pubs, restaurants, traditional music and dance. Overlooking Portmagee Channel with views of Valentia, Bray Head and the Atlantic Ocean. Things to do locally include a visit to Glanleam House & Subtropical Gardens, Valentia Heritage Centre, Valentia Island Ice Cream factory, producing award winning ice cream in many flavours, Tetrapod Trackpads, laid down some 385 million years ago and so much more to see and do.
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.
Watersedge is a purpose built B&B nestled in the Sheen Falls woods and is just 10 min walk along the waterfront to Kenmare Town. Our bedrooms are finished to a very high standard. All our rooms are ensuite with power showers, hair dryers, flat screen television and DVD. The beds are fully orthopaedic and floors contain hollow core concrete sound proofing. There is hot tea / coffee and biscuits available all day in our guest dining room which overlooks the harbour. We have an extensive library with books, local maps and a large selection of DVDs. We also have cards, chess and other board games to enjoy. Our garden deck is a great place to relax with a good book and a coffee. Please make our home your home. Breakfast time is special at Watersedge, we have a large breakfast menu to suit all tastes and needs including home baked scones and bread, our own smoked salmon, locally made cheese and of course the traditional hot breakfast. A typical guest review. "If you want to stay in a B&B that provides tasty food, helpful hosts and boasts an excellent location, Waters Edge in Kenmare is the place for you. We receive a stream of excellent feedback from our walkers who hike the Beara Way and who stay here, telling us how kind and friendly Noreen is and how hearty the food is. We have no hesitation in recommending that you stay at Waters Edge in Kenmare."
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.
Lissyclearing Thatched Cottage has been beautifully hancrafted throughout and provides four en suite guest bedrooms in an idyllic countryside setting. Each room has been lovingly designed by the owners. They are well appointed and individually decorated with every modern comfort in mind. En suite bathrooms are modern and bright and have electric power showers. Situated just 3km from the lively town of Kenmare, it is an ideal base for touring the Ring of Kerry, Ring of Beara and Dingle Penninsula.
Located on the Wild Atlantic Way it's the half way stopping point on world famous Ring of Kerry, this Milestone Heritage Site situated in Waterville Village traces its origins to the First Transatlantic Telegraph Cables layed from Ireland/Europe to USA in 1866. The remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's online pioneers - stay with us and experience this remarkable aspect of Irelands history and culture. That incomparable Irish mist, we reveal the Ireland you had only dreamed of - colourful, unstuffy, and a infectiously attractive mix of styles and people. Polished floors, robust Irish cooking, medicinal whiskeys, fly-fishing and storytelling characters, Islands, mountains, and goats who own the road, everchanging skies, magical wishing wells. Believe every word you hear about the beauty of Waterville Ring of Kerry, however its the warm hearted friendly people whose healing inheritance will nurture and settle you along with a majestic landscape and its power to embrace and nourish you.
Laune Bridge House B&B Killorglin. Is situated on the Killarney Road in Killorglin. As a family run business, we strive to give personal attention to our guests at all times. This is very convenient to the town centre, only a two-minute walk. There is ample private parking for all our guests. We also offer a garage for anyone travelling by bicycle or motorbike. There are some spectacular views of Carrauntoohil, Ireland’s highest mountain from this vantage point.
KillarneyB&B: Ivy Cottage is a listed building circa 1840. It is a cosy cottage with a big heart and lots of character. Ivy cottage is opposite Killarney National Park and a stone's throw from St. Mary's Cathedral. It truly is a walkers paradise & a cyclists dream. A ten-minute walk brings you to the town centre. All rooms are beautifully decorated & overlook our award-winning garden. Free Wi-Fi connection. Ten minutes from Killarney bus and train station. The owner Mary Susan has an in-depth knowledge of Killarney and it's environs, ensuring you the best trips, bars, restaurants, walks etc. Killarney has something for everyone our renowned beautiful Lakes, mountains & national heritage are famous. Ivy Cottage offers a great base for those interested in travelling the Ring of Kerry as we are on the gateway to this breathtaking trip. A warm welcome awaits you at Ivy Cottage B&B.
Brigadoon House is situated on the Dingle Peninsular, overlooked by the Sleive Mish mountain on one side and the highest mountains in Ireland, the McGuillicuddy Reeks, on the other side. Separated by the estuary on which Inch beach lies 10 minutes away. This beautiful location is central to Killarney, Tralee and Dingle with the Ring of Kerry a short drive away. We are also home to a multitude of world class golf courses. Beautiful scenery, pleasant surroundings and luxury accommodation. Our rooms can cater couples to families, to large groups. Our family rooms have a double bed and 2 singles bed with the option of an additional bed. All our rooms are en suite featuring a power shower in each bathroom, complimentary toiletries and towels. Rooms are serviced daily and fresh towels are provided each day. We have tea and coffee making facilities in each room, with hot chocolate and biscuits for the children! All rooms have a flat screen TV and complimentary wifi throughout the house. Each room has a French door leading to the gardens where tables and chairs are provided for you to relax and unwind in the evenings. Breakfast is served each morning with a wide selection of items from a full Irish breakfast to a fresh fruit smoothie, homemade scones and soda bread. We endeavour to make you feel welcome and we aim to give you a home from home, where you can relax, recharge and feel refreshed.
All rooms are non-smoking and tastefully furnished with white cotton bed- sheets, power showers and toilets en-suite with large white towels. Internet enabled Flat Screen HD TVs in all rooms allow you to connect with Facebook or Skype direct from your TV. All rooms have free cable internet and Wi-Fi available. A private lounge is available at all times. Enjoy a cup of coffee and browse through our travel books while you plan for the day. Before you set off choose from options including a lovely home cooked breakfast or our selection of local farmhouse cheese.
Chelmsford House Bed and Breakfast is a luxurious friendly home 5 minutes walk from Killarney town centre. Awaken to magnificent Muckross View overlooking the world-famous lakes and mountains of Killarney. Guests can enjoy a full breakfast menu in this comfortably spacious dining room every morning before they depart on their day's journey. All guest bedrooms are en-suite and are non-smoking. Each room has a TV and Tea & Coffee making facilities along with hairdryers.
Kenmare B&B: We are a local family offering Bed and Breakfast to visitors from all over the world since 1993. Our rooms are all en-suite shower and wc, TV, hairdryer and complimentary tea tray. We have a choice of breakfast so you can have something different every morning. We offer free car parking and a landscaped garden for our guests. For immediate reservation please telephone us.
© 2020 The B&B Owners Association